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Election / Greens announce candidate for Shetland by-election
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Features / Reader photos brighten up our garden galleryShetland’s blooming marvellous
Emergency services / Shed destroyed by fire
Election / Wills picked as SNP by-election candidate
Marine / Seals deterrent investment paying off, salmon producer saysScottish Sea Farms says two seals were shot in Shetland during the first half of 2019
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Transport / HIAL boss calls for more talks as strike looms
Community / MSYPs campaign for flag emojis
More vehicle charging points proposed for town
Arts / Dutch musician offers concert in return for lift to Norway
Letters / Would the complaints stop?
Letters / A great advert for the SNP
Election / Conservatives select Walls man to fight by-election
Election / Communications chief in running for SNP candidacy
Community / UHA campaigners at loggerheads with council again
News round-up / Cruise destination recognised, mail arrives again, airport recognised for disabled access, recycling drop-in sessions
Police / Car off the road
Energy / Wind farm ground investigation work gets underway
Court / Woman bailed after admitting theft
Police / Appeal launched after Lerwick assault
Court / Round-up from Lerwick Sheriff Court
News round-up / Sixareens set sail, gas plant contract changes hands, cable consultation
Transport / People invited to have their say at transport forums
Energy / Second turbine planned for outskirts of Lerwick
Health / Day surgery upgrade moves step closer
Health / No drug-related deaths in isles last yearDrug users in Shetland potentially less likely to die, according to NHS
Weather / Fog disrupts air travel
Seven new houses planned for Catfirth
News round-up / Lib Dems launch election campaign, bumper year for nature festival, dentist registrations up
Arts / Comedian Alan Carr to head north
Sport / Friends make isles’ journey to complete final parkrun
Letters / ‘Misinformation at its most dangerous’
Energy / More decommissioning at Dales Voe
Hotel to say no to birthday buses after weekend trouble
Election / By-election confirmed as Scott steps down
Fully accessible toilets installed on ferries
Balloon launch a ‘giant leap for Unst’
Energy / Government plans to cut electricity bills by £17
Emergency services / Woman rescued at the Sletts
Politics / Wishart announced as Lib Dem candidate in by-election
Police / Bike stolen at Hoofields
Politics / MEP confident he has full five years to help reform the CFP
Sport / Team Shetland rounds off Island Games