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May 2002
Social Economy Generates £360 million in Highlands
Last Chance To Influence Highland Waste Plan
Queens Jubilee Visit To Wick
Fossils To Get More Protection
Cancer Investment In Highland
Public Service Obligations For Air Routes
“UK Save A Life“ Big Bike Tour 1 - 11 June 2002

Macmillan Cancer Relief Wick Walk
Thurso Pipe Band Charity Blag Gets To France

Caithness Archaeological Trust Consultant

Virus Outbreak At Raigmore
Trades Union Council - New Battery Factory At Wick
Caithness Classic Motor Cycle Rally

CASE Monthly Report April 2002
Biodiversity Planning Meeting In Thurso
Highland Council Bid For Higher McCrone Funding
Scottish Natural Heritage Relocation Bid by Council
Free Personal and Nursing Care
Kite Buggy Day

Model Yacht Competition Weekend
Francis Street Club Darts Weekend
Trapping Of Pest Birds
Youth Groups Trip To Jumpnshout Concert Inverness
Westray Tourism Doubled in January - March
Research Challenge Fund £150,000

April 2002
John O'Groats Interpretive Display Nearing Completion
Highland Council Again Asks For Halt At Munlochy
Highland Eco Warriors Attack Munlochy GM Crop

Woman Arrested For Drugs Offences
Aircraft Incident - American Lands Safely
Pipes For The Wester Yard

New Satellite Renal Unit Confirmed For Caithness

Community Web Site Conference
Great Glen Walk Opens
Pulteney Regeneration To Get Underway
Highland Council Draft Volunteering Policy
Pulteney Residents Meeting
Warning To Residents About Pedlars
Ord - Helmsdale Road Upgrade Begins Spring 2003
CASE Monthly Report  - March 2002
The Queen Elizabeth Castle Of Mey New Web Site
New Station Opens At Beauly
Highland Football Academy Launched
Modernising HIE -
Business Customer Review Appointment

Jackie Wright - Seconded for HIE Review

Two Minute Silence At Halkirk
Euroclydon Towed Into Scrabster

A few more flags At Half Mast
Sutherland Business Pages Launched
Noswa Now Part of Scottish Water Company
Heath Fire At Wester

Aircraft Incident At Wick
Council Tax Collection At All Time High
Books Of Condolence

Swifts Versus East End Football Pictures

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December 2001
Wick 31 December 2001
Chief Executive Highland Council Pay Rise
Scottish Natural Heritage Bid To Bring To Highlands
Second Home Council Tax Levy - Increases Sought
Wick Rotary Selects Bill Fernie As Citizen Of The Year
Recently Qualified Massage Therapists
Careers For Young People At Dounreay
Piping Tune Competition -£500 Closing 29 March 2002
Nurses & Doctors Pay Rise
Environmental Research Inst. Award for Excellence
CASE December Report
Importance Of Gatwick Link To Inverness - Study
Keeping Parents Informed of Winter Weather
Lithuanian Visit To Dounreay
North Golf Sector Drives Ahead
Rural Digital Community Prize £1,750,000
Medical Staffing at Caithness General Hospital
More Power To Most Fragile Communities
Festive Driving Campaign
Know Your Rights Booklet For Young People

Nuclear Fuel Returned To Germany By UKAEA
Gunn's Of Lybster Win Kinbrace Contract

ERI Cheque Hand Over
Wick Misses Cut For PPP Education Money
New Dounreay Exhibition Centre Possible

Making Council Tax Payments Easier
50% Reduction In Travel Card Scheme Cost

November 2001
Scotland V England Schoolboys Football Match

New Wick Sewage Works -  £4.3million - Open Evening
Bogus Workman
Launch Of Highland Access £1.2 Million Project
Scapa Container Port Takes Another Step
Trunk Road Contract Concerns
One Card Entry To Highland Leisure Facilities
Dounreay Publishes Beach Monitoring Report
Renewables Conference In Inverness
Thurso East Bi-election For Highland Council
Support For Postal Voting For Community Council
New Caithness Health Forum Steering Group Set Up
Scrabster Harbour  - Pile Driving About To Commence
Northern Sands Children In Need Night
North School , Wick - Children In Need Day
Castletown School Children Blythswood Appeal
Children In Need Elise Lyall Dancers Show
New Highland Drugs Web Site
Winter Road Maintenance Concerns With Bear
Consumer Debt Campaign
Remembrance Sunday
Highland Council Considers Waste Management Bids
Inferior Electrical Goods Being Pushed In Highlands
Angie's 40th Fancy Dress

On Their Way To The Party
Rebelz At Blackstairs
UKAEA Condemn Speculation Regarding Security

October 2001
Donny Campbell, Castletown Visits Australia
New Legislation May Increase Homlessness
Thurso East Election Arrangements
First Caithness.org Chatroom Lunch

Behavioural Patterns of Drug Users In Highland
Full Report
Caithness FM Looks For New Presenters

Drugs In Highlands - Action On New Report
Firework Safety For November 5
Caithness Cooks Charity Demonstration Big Hit
Residential Care Homes  - Fees Agreement
Dounreay's  New Waste Treatment Plant -£6 million
Data Protection Scam In Highlands
Capital of Culture Bid 2008
Boosting Salmon Flow At Loch Shurrery
Abseiing Caithness General Hospital Chimney
Best Business To Business Web Site In UK
Winning Essay At Caithness Heritage Fair
Missing Redtailed Hawk
Thurso Junior Triathalon

Wick Junior Triathalon
Caithness.org at Yell.com Awards
Small Highland Businesses Falling Behind In E Business

September 2001
Caithness Churches To Help Children In Mombassa
New Cycle Record For Lands End To John O'Groats
Should The Highland Council Be Allowed To Retain The Housing Stock?

Food Poisoning Update  
Caithness Car Club Tarmac Championships 
Food Poisoning Statement From Highland Health Board
Counterfeit Bank Of England £5 Notes
Big Entries In Caithness Junior Triathalons
Dounreay Decommissioning Update
Highlands/Islands Chairman Land Reform Statement
Highland Salmon Fisheries Concerns
Council Policy On G M Crops - Public Statement
Golfing In The Highlands
Business Start Up Courses From CASE
Aircraft Incident At Wick
Travelling Salesmen Using Aggressive Techniques 

Go Find Fossils Sunday 16 September
Day Of Mourning
Highland Message To President George Bush
German Consul General Visits Caithness 13 September
Renewed Police Appeal For Missing Person
EU Calls UK To Reduce Fuels Duties
1979 Reunion Group Present 3 Cheques In Wick
Marie Curie Munch Lunch

Senior Management Reductions Highland Council
£100 Million Investment In Highland Schools
Missing Person - Faraid Head, Durness
Maths Video Adopted Nationwide
New Chair For Drug & Alcohol Strategy Group -
1973 Wick High Reunion Group - £500 Cheque MADD
Big Night Out In Wick
Pleasanton Highland Games
New Order At Battery Plant In Thurso
Thurso Live Music Association Programme 2001 - 2002
Open Doors Day 22 September
Highland Kids In Next Harry Potter Film

Bogus Repairmen
Fraud Warning  - Board and Lodgings

Week Ending 27 August 2001
History Of Wick Pipe Band Launched

Caithness Children Win Competetion
Dick Whittington Auditions
Ian Scott of Wick Brings an Exhibition Home
Highland Council Unhappy On G M Crop Trials
Highlands & Islands Safest Place In UK
Search For Next Big Highland Popstar 

Caithness Woman Top Co-Driver

Week Ending 20 August 2001
Pentlina B Ferry to Orkney from Gills Pier
Car Servicing - Checks On Garages

More Fruit & Veg Needed In Highland Diet

Week Ending 12 August 2001
Queen Mother AT Canisbay Church 12.15pm 12 August
Queen Mother at the Mey Games
Stakeholder Pensions Employers Deadline Approaching
Barge Getting Ready-  Cable for New Pipeline Bundle
£36 million Boost For Highland & Islands Tourism
Raku Workshop - Making Your Own Pottery
Debate the Wick Thurso Divide Thursday 9 August
Week Ending 4 August 2001

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Classic Cars Touring At John O'Groats



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