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Energy / Wind farm developer lobbies for larger interconnectorEnergy Isles wants to see more capacity to export renewable energy
Promote Shetland - Shetland Pride of Place
Election / Row over Tavish’s legacy
News round-up / RNLI fundraiser, vaccination reminder, Grieg restructure
Arts / Rockers launch crowdfunder to help pay for UK tour
Community / Another successful year for Citizens Advice Bureau
By-Election 2019 - Meet the candidates
Emergency services / Esplanade cordoned off following reports of gas smell
Letters / SNH provides advice, it doesn’t monitor or police
Election letters 2019 / Only interested in representing the SNP in Shetland
Election letters 2019 / Shetlanders won’t be fooled
Election letters 2019 / Don’t vote – it costs Shetland too much
Community / Junior Up Helly Aa opens to boys outside Lerwick
Election / By-election news round-up
Business / Carrot relish has Great Taste
Community / Promote Shetland keen to hear about your commute
Emergency services / House fire in Dunrossness
Election letters 2019 / Can’t get round the negotiating table
Election letters 2019 / Serious about securing change
Letters / ‘We feel utterly helpless’
Election / Greens detect surge towards their policies
Arts / Cinema funding should see more films shown across isles
Features / A lovely Shetland legacy at LorientJames Paton follows local band Vair performing at the Inter-Celtic Festival, held in Brittany earlier this month
Court / Released on bail
Police / Vehicle vandalised in Lerwick
Election / Candidates to be quizzed at BBC hustings
Election letters 2019 / Keeping ministers’ promises is the problem
Election letters 2019 / Death knell for fixed links?
Features / Woodstock 50 years on: ‘People can pull together’FIFTY years ago, Skeld resident Debbie Hammond and five friends headed off on a special journey. In the second part of our Woodstock feature Debbie tells Peter Johnson how five years after the ultimate music festival she found herself in Papa Stour.
Election / Lib Dems and SNP both publish five-point plans for transport
Election letters 2019 / Proliferation of wind farms
Election letters 2019 / Nationalisation question has already been answered
Letters / SNH not adhering to its own policies
Election letters 2019 / Rewriting Viking Energy history
Election letters 2019 / Ferry agreement has not been acted on
Election letters 2019 / Desperate to win Shetland
Transport / Pentland Ferries says European Commission investigations are ongoingMedia reports claim that the Orkney company’s complaint into the Northern Isles ferry contract has been dismissed
Energy / Unst Community Council shows support for proposed Yell wind farm
Business / Mead company ceases trading
Election / Candidates hit out at ‘unacceptable’ Facebook comments about first minister
Community / Pelagic fishermen to donate £100,000 to MRI scanner appeal
Election letters 2019 / Where does Wills stand on ferry nationalisation?
Election letters 2019 / Drawn to the opportunities of independence
Letters / Sand Water industrialisation