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Hawick’s Sarah defies pain to raise cash for charity

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Hawick councillors Watson MacAteer and Stuart Marshall outside the new cafe.

Councillors hit out after further hold-up hits opening of Hawick cafe

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Philip Murray at home near Hawick with a book about local poet Will Henry Ogilvie.

Last-ditch bid launched to get back sculpture stolen from hill near Hawick

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Scottish Borders Council leader Shona Haslam, front left, and Borders MP David Mundell, three places to her right, at the signing of the deal.

£1.1bn city deal expected to help create jobs and homes in Borders

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Hawick’s First World War sacrifices will be all mapped out

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Police concerned about Hawick pub’s bid to let teenagers in on their own

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Hawick volunteers in running for £10,000 prize

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Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport
Langholm Cornet Stuart Murray leads his first rideout to Bentpath.

Cornet Stuart leads riders to Bentpath

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Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport
From left, Border Buses supervisor Tony McConnell with operations managers Lee Young and Claire Lark.

End of road for Perryman’s name as bus firm merges Borders subsidiaries

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A sign warning of a road closure on the A6088 near Hawick.

Stretch of A6088 near Hawick to be closed for three weeks

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Lowood Bridge, near Melrose.

Borders bridge to be closed for five days

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Hawick's Dovemount roundabout.

A7 to close at Hawick for roadworks again later in month

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Last-ditch bid launched to get back sculpture stolen from hill near Hawick

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Mitsuibushi L200 car

Thieves target multiple Peebles homes overnight

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Thefts of quad bikes and tractors has fallen in the last two years.

Fall in tractor and quad bike thefts

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Councillor Clair Ramage at a bus stop in Burnfoot.

Stone-throwing yobs slammed for putting lives at risk during attack on Hawick bus

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Helpline to open again next month for pupils waiting on exam results

Education
Dr Natalie Coull with the training tool

Cybercrime game helps train 100 officers

Crime
Children at Hawick's Saturday Polish school.

Immigrant community far from Poles apart

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Janice Chapman, the headteacher of Burnfoot Community School is retiring.

Headteacher bidding fond farewell to Hawick school

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£1.1bn city deal expected to help create jobs and homes in Borders

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From left: John Fairweather, regional resilience advisor, Karen Macaulay, national emergency preparedness communications and liaison manager (both Scottish Ambulance Service), Mark Ilderton, head of ScotRail Alliance Integrated Control.

Early interventions help unwell customers and cut delays

Transport
North Sea cod stocks have now been declared sustainable a decade after coming close to collapse.

North Sea cod stocks declared sustainable

Business
The Easter Langlee landfill site near Galashiels.

Watchdog defends £2.4m Galashiels tip deal write-off

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Councillors hit out after further hold-up hits opening of Hawick cafe

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Scottish Borders Council leader Shona Haslam, front left, and Borders MP David Mundell, three places to her right, at the signing of the deal.

£1.1bn city deal expected to help create jobs and homes in Borders

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The Bourtree in Hawick.

Police concerned about Hawick pub’s bid to let teenagers in on their own

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John Lamont (Scottish Conservative)
Duns election hustings.

Lamont pushes for Polish people’s rights

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The Easter Langlee landfill site near Galashiels.

Watchdog defends £2.4m Galashiels tip deal write-off

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Bee Orchids are discovered for the first time growing in Berwickshire

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Sofa so good as the social media campaign to promote this free uplift service reaches one million people

Video shows how to skip the trip to the tip

Environment
Poll calls to protect places like the hill Quinag in the Scottish Highlands. Pic: Kevin Lelland.

Poll calls for Scotland’s wild lands to be protected

Environment
The yellow-legged tortoiseshell. Picture: SWNS

Sir David Attenborough warning of butterfly decline - and how you can help

Environment

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health
Mark Baxter is pictured with some of his friends and family handing over the cheque to the Margaret Kerr Unit.

Mark’s marathon effort for Margaret Kerr Unit

Health

Three coffees a day is the secret to a longer life

Health

Supermarket recalls sandwich fillers in food bug scare

Health

Calls to charity show emotional abuse soaring

Health