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Cabbies could be banned from refusing to take out-of-towners home.Read
Justice secretary Kenny MacAskill was in Dumfries on Monday, two weeks before the launch of a single Scottish police force.Read
A Dumfries High School pupil has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.Read
A steamy sex session between a
26-year-old teacher and a teenage pupil in a car parked in a layby was
revealed in a court yesterday.Read
Twenty youth football teams in Africa are being equipped with boots thanks to the generosity of customers at Carrutherstown’s Hetland Garden Centre.Read
A 30-acre chunk of the region hailed as Scotland’s most southernly point is on the verge of a community buy-out.Read
A continued crackdown on the drugs underworld will top the priority list of the new police set-up.Read
A Lockerbie mum has stepped into a political battleground.Read
Parents have slammed a cluster programme that could see head teachers split their time over three schools as “disgraceful”.Read
A former sheltered housing complex in Thornhill could be brought back into use if Loreburn Housing ’s bid to buy the building goes through.Read
A shocked mum leapt into action – when a scorpion scuttled across the floor.Read
A new £500,000 3G pitch could replace the traditional turf at Palmerston Park.Read
Touching tributes have poured in for a popular Dumfries teenager who died of a brain tumour on Tuesday.Read
Lockerbie looks set to rock this weekend when an all day music concert kicks off in the town hall.Read
The craic will be flowing as much as the Guinness in The Catstrand, New Galloway, this weekend.Read
Cash-strapped Dumfries and Galloway council could save money by building their own wind turbines to power street lights.Read
A Thornhill landmine charity is being championed by royalty.Read
A new book has been published online – penned by a writer who might be familiar to Standard readers.Read
People in the region are being urged to demand an improved broadband service.Read
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