A PILE of male clothing found on a Dumfries bridge has sparked a police appeal for information.
A BODY has been recovered from the River Nith in Dumfries.
AN AUTHOR from Dumfries is set for a public signing of her book — as it hits the top of sales charts in the UK and abroad.
STRIKING paintings have been introduced at Dumfries Railway Station — as a bid is made to win a national award.
A LAST ditch plea has been made by a pensioner who wants to build a house for his disabled wife.
A LARGE empty building in the centre of Dumfries could be transformed into a laser tag games centre — creating up to five jobs.
AN OUTCRY has greeted plans to introduce a cycle lane and double yellow lines along a busy main road into Dumfries.
PLANS to close Lochside dental clinic have been criticised – with accusations that the NHS deliberately ran down the service.
A STRONG turnout at a community picnic on Dumfries playing fields is said to highlight the passion behind a bid to block plans for a housing development.
A LANDMARK family business in Dumfries is closing after 41 years — blaming out-of-town competition and changing trends.
A REQUEST has been made for walkers to stay away from woods near Dumfries — as a search is carried out for a missing man.
SUMMER finally arrived just in time for Guid Nychburris Day on Saturday — with the festivities bathed in blistering sunshine.
ASSAULTS on the Mill Green in Dumfries left a number of men battered and bruised — in the midst of Guid Nychburris celebrations in the town.
A TEAM of walkers connecting people and communities across the UK stopped off at projects in Dumfries last week.
CONSENSUS from the public on the controversial £25 million Whitesands project is ‘unlikely’ say council officials.
MOTORCYCLISTS from the region will today attempt to travel to the furthest northern, southern, western and eastern points of Scotland – all on the same day.
STARTING a local and national debate on what future Scottish immigration policy could look like – that’s the aim of a Dumfries meeting taking place this month.
A RESTAURANT being created in the centre of Dumfries is the first development to emerge from a £6.7 million commitment to the town.
A CAMPAIGN is aiming to prevent a large section of a well-used green space in the centre of Dumfries being lost to housing.
AN ATTEMPT to bring live music to the centre of Dumfries resulted in the warning of a £1000 charge.
A MASSIVE derelict mill next to the River Nith in Dumfries could be purchased by a preservation group by the end of the year.
A MAJOR milestone has been reached in the £10 million project to fix structural failings at the region’s flagship leisure centre.
A £1 STAKE in the regeneration of Dumfries Town Centre is set to be offered to the public — as part of an ambitious plan.
A CENTREPIECE of the annual Big Burns Supper in Dumfries is making a triumphant return next year.
A SERIES of high value thefts from shops in the region yesterday are being probed by police.
A VISION for the centre of Dumfries featuring modular living and leafy balconies around communal courtyards has been hailed by a regeneration project.
A FOOD BANK co-ordinator in the region fears donations could drop after comments made in a televised election debate.
A CALL has been made to preserve and protect a derelict Dumfries factory — despite security efforts this week failing to stop children accessing the site.
A HIKE in money taken by the council for selling tickets to concerts and plays could have an impact on the local arts.
THE REBUILD for next season has begun at Queen of the South – as a defender and a goalkeeper have put pen to paper.