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Sea Sunday service

Historic island hotel closes

All at sea with Beyoncé rumours

Alleged vase assault woman in court

Fined over abusive remarks

Island duo complete Peking to Paris rally

New energy minister "supportive" over island renewable energy  

Bid to declare missing fisherman dead

Caledonian MacBrayne worker meets the Queen

Thunder and lightning forecast after hot weather  

Minch subsea cable call to new energy secretary

Hebridean Celtic Festival breaks records

After 53 year split, church congregations explore reunion

Local charity dip a toe into novel fundraising campaign

Open church

Thunderstorm warning

Fog may affect ferry service

Anti-Trident protest in Stornoway

Alleged drink driver in custody

Ferry delay

Runrig closes "incredible" Hebridean Celtic Festival on a high

Train strike may affect ferry connections

Broken mobile signal results in shellfish boat facing £2000 fine

Offender receives jail sentence

Army of volunteers help stage HebCelt

Free Citylink shuttle bus for HebCelt fans

Sealoch toxins warning lifted

First Syrian families arrive in Outer Hebrides

Last minute shinty match venue change

NFU launching Western Isles branch

Letter: Political hysteria after Brexit

New islands minister to visit Western Isles

High levels of shellfish toxin in sealoch

Ferry may sail earlier to avoid weather

Emergency coastguard tug funded for five years

Call for second coastguard tug  

Research study to chart impact of growing sailing tourism market

Western Isles set eyes on 2021 island games

Stornoway population doubles as festival fans descend on town

Bethesda open day

Warning over electrical goods doorstep sellers

Overnight trek raises thousands of pounds for charity

Motorist in critical condition after serious car crash

Countdown to Lews Castle museum opening

Ferry earmarked for festival duty  

Parachute jump for befriending initiative

Emergency services attend car smash

Sponsorship deal for Point Show

Train strikes may hit Western Isles travellers

New Vodaphone scheme for community hub not-spots

Stornoway RNLI open day

Lifeboat tows stricken boat to safety

Emergency on ferry after passenger falls ill

Fog disrupts plane service

Autobiography of Uist soldier

Shellfish toxins back to safe levels

One of world's biggest sailing cruise ships in port

Letter:  Westminster politics in utter chaos

Whale and dolphin smartphone app wins lottery support

Grant award for local charities

Western Isles addresses exploited in ghost brokers fake insurance scam

Barra flights cancelled due to weather

Low tides affects ferry timetable

Two islanders face trial over housebreaking charge

Join organ donor register, urges Allan  

People's Postcode Lottery scam doing the rounds

Five month wait for driving tests  

Air weapon surrender campaign extended

Dusk to dawn trek for charity

Dog owners urged to help prevent sheep worrying

Shellfish toxins back to safe levels

The continuing revival of Harris Tweed

Robson Green filming the Western Isles for national TV show

Faroese Government want to participate in islands summit

Scottish Affairs Committee examine population issues in Highlands and Islands

Bakery expansion creates new jobs

Scotland should set drug driving limits says Labour MSP

Letter:  Leaving the EU

Crown Estate to come under Scottish control  

Police begin bicycle patrols

Well known bakery shop closes

Prospect of ballot over potential Bays of Harris Estate buyout

Crofters' Commission u-turn on Mangersta, admits giving conflicting advice

Expansion for cystic fibrosis support network

Western Isles local hero heads for Scottish Parliament ceremony

Fishing boat dragged towards cliffs

Not enough rain leads to drought concerns in parts of Lewis  

MP asks mobile giants to recruit island based staff

Unsafe machinery seized from doorstep sellers is destroyed

Islands summit staged in Kirkwall

Scotland has "positive way forward" for Brexit, says Macneil

Allan seeks to reassure EU nationals in the Hebrides

Car vandalised

Strong winds may affect ferry

Letter:  One million Scots voted to leave "corrupt and undemocratic" EU

Letter:  Prime minister contender, Boris Johnson, favours investment for London not islands  

Queen Elizabeth ocean liner on island visit  

Lewis Pipe Band win European championship prize

Out-of-hours service to stop at GP surgery

Islander faces sexual allegation charges

Ferry delayed after skipper falls ill  

Only one Western Isles voting district wanted split with EU

Western Isles EU referendum count breakdown chart

Macneil:  Prospect of second Scottish independence referendum

Allan welcomes Remain vote in islands

Big Marag Burger wins top prize  

New chief executive for HHP

Fears of drought on South Uist

Western Isles is one of the last places where lamp posts bloom with colour  

Missing dog

Stolen washing

Letter:  "A mistake to leave EU"

Shellfish harvesting suspended in sealoch

Call for crofting commissioners to be suspended over "unlawful" decisions

Letter:  What vision does Brexit have post EU?

Seven weddings and a ferry strike

Stowaway cat returns home

Scammers claim to be from BT  

Airport emergency

Jo Cox tribute event held in Stornoway

Flag raised for Armed Forces Week

Ferry cancelled

Two in court over housebreaking allegation

Love St Kilda appeal is launched

Great Gatsby night for charity  

Scotland manager marks school's football success

Pirates are back in town

Ferry stuck in port with "technical" problem

 

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New £1.7 million harbour opened in major boost to fishing fleet   

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Photos: Ardveenish harbour opening and Fisherman's Mass  

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Justice secretary warned against diluting Western Isles policing  

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EU directive set to impose environmental designations along Western Isles coast  

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Council paying for extra bus on Ullapool ferry link

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Queen Elizabeth cruise liner arrives in Stornoway

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Inside the new Lews Castle museum

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Special Scottish "islands' deal" talks with UK Government

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Britain votes to leave EU, Scotland backs Remain

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Western Isles votes to stay in EU

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Vote count updates:  EU Vote Western Isles

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£250,000 grant towards Lews Castle grounds regeneration

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Windfarm contract to support 40 jobs at Arnish

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