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Community / Primary pupils to get chance to shine at schools’ music festival
Transport / Loganair’s new ATR makes first Sumburgh appearance
Promote Shetland - Shetland Pride of Place
Energy / Cutting carbon emissions at Sullom Voe key target of new energy project
Updated Sumburgh air space to be managed from Inverness by 2023SIC ‘extremely concerned’ over job losses and calls for full impact assessment. Loganair describe the changes as a ‘significant step forward’
Police / Man charged after £25,000 worth of drugs seized in Lerwick
Climate / Climate group wants ‘greater response’ from SIC
Community / Fundraiser for memorial bench reaches nearly three times target
Court / Man in court on drugs charges
Energy / Electric vehicle charging point use on the riseThe charger in Unst, however, was only used eight times in the last two years
Letters / SIC should declare fuel poverty emergency
Letters / Faster change for the greater good
Letters / What does it say about Shetland men?
Council / Council prepares for week of climate decisions
Community / Volunteers sought for new Viking research project
Transport / Loganair renews calls for air passenger duty exemption on island flights
Court / Sentence deferred on man who attacked ex-partner
Environment agency maintains objection to lodberry conversion over flood risk
Court / Man given unpaid work after taking backpack from pub
Court / Social work reports called over man’s ‘bizarre’ behaviour
Court / Sentence deferred for violent attack on four people
Letters / Lost confidence in SIC reports
Letters / There are more important issues of inequality
Letters / ‘Man up and support the women’
Arts / Old and new faces for 40th folk festival
Court / Jail for woman involved in supply of heroin
Court / Boating club fraud nets supervision for embezzler
Court / Pond crash drink driver loses licence
Business / Business as usual as new owners take charge of Brae fish and chip shop
Community / Help available for EU citizens looking to gain settled status
Transport / Petition urges SIC to reduce Tresta speed limit ‘before tragedy strikes’
Business / Airline suffers £5.2m loss as oil and gas passenger numbers fall
Letters / ‘Dis is whit passes fir democracy’
Letters / Tunnel the most environmentally friendly option
Arts / Garrison to host music on Up Helly Aa day
Business / Glass bottles are clear way ahead for dairy
Letters / Ofgem approval far from certain
Weather / High tides bring some coastal flooding
Climate / SIC to discuss climate change as grassroots group hands in petition
Marine / End of an era as salmon producers’ organisation closes Lerwick office
Climate / Help is at hand to cut your energy bills
Transport / Ferry sailings going ahead but delays expected
Police / Vandalism at Tingwall Primary School