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Council / Tingwall to remain home of inter-island flights“To some extent Tingwall is this council’s Brexit,” North Mainland councillor says
Politics / Tavish Scott to stand down as MSP
Health / MRI scanner fundraising target scaled down
Community / Simmer Dim Rally gallery
Keiva qualifies for Horse of the Year show
Promote Shetland - Shetland Pride of Place
Nature / Albino hedgehog a simmer dim surprise
Business / Cashless advocate praises isles after taking experiment north
Amenity trust hoping to attract repeat visitors
Police investigate cash register theft
Features / Reader photos brighten up our garden galleryShetland’s blooming marvellous
North Sea race yachts arrive in Lerwick
Features / ‘Writing poetry has been a process of slow cultivation’Good things come to those who wait as poet Roseanne Watt returns home for book launch and film exhibition
Police carry out drink and drug driving checks
Court / Released on bail
Business / Knitwear van plans fall foul of licensing policy
Transport / Whalsay ferry breaks down
Arts / Aly Bain postpones gigs after heart surgery
Court / Remanded in custody
Sport / Football tournament an ‘incredible experience’
Community / New Eric Gray centre gets formal launch
Environment / Youths strike from school to call for climate action
Health / New service for travel vaccinations
Business / Mead company looks to expand
Arts / Kayak book to launch in Lerwick
Features / Pretty as a picture!Request for readers’ garden photos for our summer gallery.
Concerns raised over proposed location of knitwear van
Police alerted after Lerwick cafe broken into
Transport / Socio-economic benefits of keeping Tingwall Airport open ‘overwhelming’
Reviews / Debunking the falsehood about plastic recycling
Business / Space centre team finalising plans
Marine / Three new pelagic trawlers for Shetland
Transport / Another helicopter emergency at Sumburgh
Court / Fined for drug possession
Court / Saucepan attack man imprisoned
Nature / ‘Suspicious’ activity caught on puffin webcam
Court / Ban for drink driver who wrecked car
Helicopter lands safely
Court / Fines and penalty points for driving offences
Letters / Managing community benefit from commercial renewable energy schemes
Sport / Footballers progress to semi-finals
News round-up / Jarl squad donations, sea eagle exhibition, new worm discovered, improv comedy gig
Environment / Schoolchildren to strike in climate protest