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DALKEITH: Dalkeith man Mr J Smith, Tait Street, will receive a £5 prize from Dalkeith and District Round Table. He was the winner of a balloon race. His balloon travelled to the Isle of Stronsay in Orkney.
NEWTONGRANGE: Supporters vowed this week to continue their fight to keep stock car racing despite a decision by Scottish Secretary Malcolm Rifkind to reject an appeal against the refusal of planning permission for racing at Newtongrange.
MIDLOTHIAN: Midlothian has witnessed a major turnaround in its economic growth after coming top in a Scottish league table.
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