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Death of North East MSP Alex Johnstone

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon meets with Peter Davidson and Morris Heggies to choose the design of the Christmas Card 2016

Oor Wullie to feature on First Minister’s Christmas card

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Bird Flu prevention zone in place

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People are being asked to give their views on a consultation on tissue and organ donation. Pic: Rob McDougall.

Consultation on increasing donor numbers

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Young Scottish film maker captures vision of John Muir

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Make home security a priority say Police

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NHS 24 issues prescriptions reminder for Christmas

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#SeeingScotland competition winner revealed

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Light The Way is aiming to support people fleeing conflict and violence this Christmas.

Christian Aid to help ‘Light The Way’

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Over 250 eminent Scots from the worlds of industry, academia, leisure, politics and media to take part in the first CEO Sleepout.

Leading Scots to sleep rough for Social Bite Village

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Call for public ownership of Scotland’s trains

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Picture: Greg Macvean

Public consultation on future rail services launched

Transport

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport

Protest day over train services

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Stagecoach Buchan Express

Stagecoach North Scotland extends free travel for children

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Make home security a priority say Police

Crime
Scotland currently has the lowest age of criminal responsibility in Europe.

Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

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Airguns were used in almost half of the offences involving a firearm.

Fall in number of firearms offences

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Police Scotland has launched an Online Reporting Form to encourage victims of stalking to come forward.

Online form to help victims of stalking

Crime

Union considering action in college pay dispute

Education
Unison has suspended its strike action which was planned for this week.

Strike action suspended in colleges pay row

Education
Pupils are being advised not to panic if they do not attain the grades they had hoped for.

Pupils advised not to panic and consider all options

Education

Support event for oil and gas workers

Business

MSP supports Small Business Saturday

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A report reveals there has been no slowing in the job losses in the oil and gas industry this year, and there are further cuts to come.

Energy job losses continue but optimism rises

Business

Is Freelancing just a disguised Zero Hours Contract?

Business

Death of North East MSP Alex Johnstone

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon meets with Peter Davidson and Morris Heggies to choose the design of the Christmas Card 2016

Oor Wullie to feature on First Minister’s Christmas card

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Tackling gender stereotyping

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon accused the UK Government of sending out a "not welcome here" message.

First Minister calls for Trump to be “president for everyone”

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Bird Flu prevention zone in place

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A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

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The Scottish Government and NHS Education for Scotland will be surveying female doctors.

Improving support for rape victims

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HIV: Do you know your status? If not, get tested...

Health

New campaign highlights smoking ban in cars

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