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Court / Round-up from Lerwick Sheriff Court
Promote Shetland - Shetland Pride of Place
Police / Appeal launched after Lerwick assault
Features / Reader photos brighten up our garden galleryShetland’s blooming marvellous
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
Politics / 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
News round-up / Harpist’s fringe show, youth theatre anniversary, Aly Bain returns
Police / Road accident in Lerwick
Sport / Second gold at Island Games … and three more bronze medals
Business / Hotel discussions ongoing with Premier Inn
Letters / Call to be become more autism aware
Energy / Huge area opened for oil and gas exploration
Health board has lowest sickness absence rate in Scotland
Arts / Travelling artist puts suitcase on show
News round-up / Lifeboat donations, online scam and doorstep seller warnings
Watch: Fair Isle lamb with ‘bionic’ legs becomes internet hit
Sport / More medals at Island Games as Lucy wins silver
Transport / Patient flights rescheduled as NHS prepares for airport closure
Council / New children’s home gets planning approvalResidential facility ‘much-needed’
Politics / UKIP to stand at by-election
News round-up / Up Helly Aa stamp, cuts to lifeline services, women’s aid look for a treasurer and creativity camp
Community / Stunning win for Westside woodland in national awards
Community / Caravan facilities could bring boost to Fetlar
Health / Kaylee enlists help of furry friends to promote CPR