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Coronavirus / Health board moves focus towards managing Covid as more local cases expectedShetland MSP Beatrice Wishart calls for ‘long-Covid’ suffers to get in touch with her
Community / Cheers! Travel writer reaches Unst after cycling up and down the length of Britain
Council / SIC gender pay gap slims further
Coronavirus / Another three Covid cases confirmed
Community / Projects from Fair Isle to Unst receive cash boost from Crown Estate fund
Community / Work on refurbishing historic lodberry gathers pace
Council / Value of bad debt written off by council increases
Business / Space centre looks to Saxa Vord as it undergoes name change and rebrand
Community / Council ready to carry out island impact assessmentsSIC leader Steven Coutts says the local authority needs to ‘practise what we preach’ when it comes to impact assessments
Community / Number of births down on previous years
Business / Scottish Sea Farms to become isles’ largest salmon farmer in £164m deal
Climate / Offshore wind plan a ‘step closer to reality’ after first project partner named
Climate / Councillors voice concern that Shetland’s interest might not be heard in the race for large green energy projectsShetland carbon footprint calculated at 650,000 tonnes
Council / SIC to create two new posts to support Knab housing plans
Updated Halcro Johnston accuses government of failure as Covid numbers continue to riseFirst minister Nicola Sturgeon, meanwhile, urges the public to get tested, get vaccinated and follow the public health guidance
Business / Husband and wife team hopes to bring Scandinavia sauna culture to islesGlød aims to open a wooden sauna overlooking the sea in Lerwick by 2022
Emergency services / Early start for Aith lifeboat as crew comes to aid of fishing vessel
Brexit / MP calls on fishing industry to get in touch with concern over Brexit impactMeanwhile a new video clip, posted on Monday, shows fishing ground confrontation off Shetland
Business / Salmon farm company in talks with ‘third party’ over sale of Shetland assets
Transport / People advised to book ahead for Unst ferry during period of roadworks
Council / More power than ever accessed from electric vehicle charge points last year despite dip in individual sessions
Police / Police charge man after reports of ‘offensive and racist remark’ being made in Lerwick
Transport / HIAL appoints new fire and operations manager at Sumburgh Airport
Coronavirus / Latest Covid cases linked to five different travel sources
Coronavirus / Three more Covid cases recorded
Community / Planners give go-ahead for Staney Hill housing projectHjaltland Housing Association says ‘breaking rock on the site’ could commence early next year
Council / Report shows how Shetland’s economy ‘flat-lined’ during last decade
Education / New learning estate strategy hugely important, meeting hears
Police / Man charged over ‘threatening language’ in townModified exhaust earns 22-year old an anti-social behaviour notice
Police / Two charged with drugs possession
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