There were no further cases of Covid-19 anywhere in the Western Isles yesterday (Sunday October 25) NHS Western Isles reported last night. This leaves the complete total number of cases on the...

The former leader of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has warned of crippling impacts on the islands’ renewables economy because of the rupture to the subsea transmission cable announced last week (Monday...

Stornoway police are asking for public help after a car was damaged by a lighted firework thrown or let off close to a roadway last night (Saturday 24 October). The driver notified police after the...

An assault in Stornoway earlier this month is the subject of a police appeal for information, released today (Sunday 25 October). The assault happened on Simons Road, between Plasterfield and...

A massive lightning strike last night (Saturday 24 October) was responsible for a power cut which plunged all of Point and Sandwick into darkness shortly after 8pm. A spokesperson for SSE said the...

The procurement of the new ferries for the Tarbert-Uig-Lochmaddy triangle and the Ardrossan-Brodick crossing has come under heavy criticism from the Mull and Iona Ferry Committee in a highly...