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Rising to the challenge

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Councillor Derek Milligan.

Bus service back on track after campaign

Transport
Cllr Jim Bryant.

SNP councillor to go it alone in upcoming Midlothian elections

Politics
Have your say on potential healthy food projects

Gorebridge projects give food for thought

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Midlothian residents urged to support climate change effort

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Pupil-run record label and venue in Penicuik set for three-day music festival

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Playground vandalism issue in Mayfield left in the dark

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Status quo ‘not an option’: Swinney

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More work needed in managing change in public finances: Audit Scotland

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On average, an offence is reported every two hours in Scotland.

Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime

Bus service back on track after campaign

Transport
There were massive tailbacks last month due to overturned lorry closing Forth Road Bridge. Pic: Michael Gillen

Lorries defying wind limits may face tougher penalties

Transport
Midlothian Council is proposing new speed humps on main roads

Speed hump proposal for county roads

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Recorded child abuse cases hit an all-time high

Crime
The Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill aims to tackle those who use coercive and controlling behaviour.

New law to tackle psychological abuse

Crime

Break-ins in Dalkeith

Crime
Parents are being urged to check the age restrictions of any social media sites used by their children.

Parents unaware of social network age restrictions

Crime

Rising to the challenge

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Taylor Wimpey East Scotlands sales executive June McLeod with some of the pupils at Gorebridge Primary School. Photo: Chris Watt

Gorebridge pupils benefit from book donation

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Roslin Institute

New professor in charge at Roslin Institute

Education

Call for more young people to pursue apprenticeships

Education
Ian Hughes, CITB Scotlands strategic partnerships director

Construction apprentice numbers reach six year high

Education

Bus service back on track after campaign

Transport
The Paper Mill, Lasswade

Spotlight on Tourism – It’s food for thought with new awards

Business
Barratt Homes The Woodlands development in Dalkeith will feature the Balmoral style property.

New Dalkeith housing development opens its doors

Business

Jobs optimism in Scotland falls to lowest in UK

Business

SNP councillor to go it alone in upcoming Midlothian elections

Politics
George McIntyre.

Tory council hopeful suspended over social media post

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Social Security Minister Jeane Freeman.

Invitation for views on social security

Politics
International Development Secretary Priti Patel.

Match funding for donations to East Africa aid appeal

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the Scottish people must be given a choice.

First Minister to seek second independence referendum

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Midlothian residents urged to support climate change effort

News

Country Corner – A call to nurture our natural environment

Environment

Fox freed from Midlothian snare

News

Call for a review of children and young people rejected by mental health services

Health
Health secretary Shona Robison announced extra funding for Scots GPs

Where next for the NHS in Scotland?

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Funding is available for healthy food projects

Midlothian groups get their teeth into funding

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Left, Midlothian North MSP Colin Beattie checks his pulse at the Know Your Pulse event while, right, Midlothian South MSP Christine Grahame at the British Heart Foundation exhibition.

Midlothian MSPs support health issues

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What would you ask Cabinet Secretary for Health Shona Robison?

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