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Holyrood thumbs up for ‘digital’ Bo’ness minister

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Calling young writers: pen a hero animal story and win!

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Jake could be your perfect pal

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Driving challenge to Monte Carlo…or bust!

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ScotRail paying £2000 a day in compensation to passengers

Transport 3

Scottish homeowners optimistic about house prices

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Third of Scottish parents claim their children would have no supervision in the mornings and would be left to fend for themselves if it wasnt for childcare support of school breakfast clubs.

A third of Scots don’t have breakfast with their kids

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The penalty for this sort of driving offence just got much steeper.

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime 3

ScotRail paying £2000 a day in compensation to passengers

Transport 3

UPDATE: Roadworks planned for the weekend

Transport

UPDATE: Roadworks planned for Friday

Transport
Workers from Horizon Crane Hire recover the spilled load

Motorists hit by delays after lorry loses part of load

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The Kincardine Bridge will be resurfaced leading to some closures

Kincardine Bridge repair work will mean some disruption

Transport

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime 3
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson

Better support on offer to sex attack victims

Crime

Teenage offender to do extra work

Crime

Pervert pensioner’s secret filming activity uncovered

Crime 1

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Education
Author Craig Robertson joins brother and sister Jacob (5) and Orla Bennet (4) to declare Denny Library open. Picture: Michael Gillen

A new chapter for Denny

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Pictures: Michael Gillen

Chinese New Year comes home to roost for students

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Pictures: Michael Gillen

School pupils get fighting fit to tackle stress

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ScotRail paying £2000 a day in compensation to passengers

Transport 3

UPDATE: Roadworks planned for the weekend

Transport
Catriona Cripps, Federation of Small Businesses Forth Valley

Support self-employed to boost jobs

Business

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Education
Falkirk Council will decide whether it will be raising the level of council tax at its budget setting meeting next week

Council tax must rise to create more investment in our communities

Business 7
Dennis Canavan pictured in Falkirk last month

Dennis Canavan announces death of fourth child

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Picture: John Devlin

Politicians lock horns over budget

News 5
The nine Green candidates

Greens name nine for election battle

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Scottish Water says its charges will still be lower than the UK average after a 1.6 per cent increase.

Increase in Scottish Water charges to fund investment

Environment
Livestock worrying can have devastating consequences.

Dog owners warned out of control pets could be shot

Environment
The Dhillon family and staff hand over a cheque to Strathcarron on Valentine's Day this week. Picture: Michael Gillen

Takeaway pays for a day at Strathcarron

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Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health

High number of stillbirths is being reviewed

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Pictures: Michael Gillen

School pupils get fighting fit to tackle stress

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Calling young writers: pen a hero animal story and win!

News

Driving challenge to Monte Carlo…or bust!

News
Scottish homeowners believe their renovation and decorative works has led to a �11,437 increase in property value.

Scottish homeowners optimistic about house prices

News 1
Working with Personal Trainer Born Barikor, pet charity Blue Cross has created a new fitness boot camp called Work Out Like A Dog which sees humans doing exercises you would normally see dogs doing. Pic: Blue Cross.

Fitness boot camp launches where humans exercise like dogs

Offbeat

Parents urged to stop pretending Father Christmas is real

Offbeat

World’s deadliest spiders which can cause four-hour erection before death found in ASDA bananas

Offbeat
Carry On Centurion - Provost Pat Reid sees off Baillie Joan Paterson, Baillie Billy Buchanan and Councillor John McLuckie and their model Roman citizen

Carry on Centurion – we’re not ‘Latin’ the side down

Offbeat 4
Calling for reform ... to ensure every child receives two years of pre-school education, regardless of birth date

We must have fair provision for all

Your Say
Chief Inspector Damian Armstrong

Taking hard stance at our school gates

Opinion

Celebrating Chinese New Year

Opinion

There’s never a dull moment for Battalion

Opinion
James Trimble.

I’m fed up with remakes and shady movies

Opinion