Three people based in Uist have been confirmed as positive for the virus that causes COVID-19 infection, NHS Western Isles said this afternoon (Friday September 25).  The individuals have mild...

A mix of tradition and innovation is giving the blackhouse village at Gearrannan a major facelift, as thatchers work on the roofs of two of the buildings in the historic village. A team from the...

For the first time since lockdown began Comhairle nan Eilean Siar have had a full set of council committee meetings, explains council leader Councillor Roddie Mackay. The meetings "were held online...

Shetland Islands Council has now formally written to both the UK and Scottish governments about exploring options for achieving financial and political self-determination for the island group, the...

Police are asking for public help after a break-in at the Cearns, reported on Monday (21 September). Between 28 August and 21 September a locked outside boiler store was broken into at an address...

The beautiful, kindly gaze of an alpaca from Callanish has captured the hearts of judges in an international photo competition, winning second place for her owner. Caskie is the matriarch of the...