AN ALLEGED rape of a man in the centre of Dumfries at the weekend has now been discounted by police.
POLICE at Dumfries have appealed for witnesses following an early hours assault in the town today.
WILDLIFE rich Dumfries and Galloway and the magnificent Solway coastline were ‘a gem’ not fully appreciated outwith the region’s boundaries.
FALLS OF more than 50-per-cent in rateable values of some Dumfries retail premises have raised questions about the state of the town centre economy.
POLICE at Dumfries are investigating a serious assault in Dumfries town centre during the early hours of Saturday morning.
A TEENAGER who had been missing for almost a week has been found safe and well in Dumfries.
A CHILDREN’S book festival is being launched in Dumfries next month — with nearly 30 different events.
A CONTROVERSIAL revamp of roads leading to Dumfries’ new hospital has been put on hold — to allow more time to consider options.
A CAMPAIGN has been started to raise £8000 for lifesaving open heart surgery . . .for a poorly puppy.
ONE OF the most baffling disappearances on police files in Dumfries and Galloway remains with unanswered questions — half a century on.
A BYPASS for Springholm and Crocketford could be moving closer to a reality — with claims the Scottish Government are ‘ready to help.’
ONE person has been seriously injured in a crash which has closed the A75 bypass at Dumfries today.
MOFFAT area hotshot Ruth’s Baby won by a head in a nail-biting sprint race at Gretna greyhound racing at the weekend.
A CHARITY wrestling show is taking place in memory of a Dumfries man who died of leukaemia.
A ROW is heating up over ‘obnoxious’ planting tubs introduced to residential streets in Dumfries as part of a regeneration project.
THERE has been a £2.9 million boost for selected schools across Dumfries and Galloway aimed at improving the education of disadvantaged children.
A CRASH at Heathhall Industrial Estate at Dumfries has led to a road being closed after a spillage of diesel, state Police Scotland.
AROUND 30 demonstrators, some with children, gathered holding placards underneath the Robert Burns Statue in Dumfries town centre on Saturday.
BORDER flyer Pop On Tia stormed to an impressive sprint victory at the first greyhound racing meeting of 2017 at Halcrow Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.
A TIME capsule is to be buried in the new Theatre Royal box office in Dumfries next week to kick off the year.
POLICE have appealed for information after a young man was seriously injured in a Dumfries Town Centre accident on Christmas Eve.
A BID is being made to trace a man, after a car stolen in Dumfries was found on fire.
ANNAN trainer Ba Ba Metcalfe returned to the victory rostrum with a fine performance on Friday night by what he hopes will be an up and coming kennel star.
A CAR driver was taken to hospital early on Monday morning after a crash on the A75 Gretna – Stranraer trunk road.
MORE than 30 firefighters have been tackling a large blaze at a commercial garage in Dumfries.
TWO MEN were seriously injured in a four-vehicle accident near Dumfries on Friday night .
A DUMFRIES law office has been invaded by an army of teddy bears.
SPECIAL prayers for a murdered buddhist leader will be said at Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre at Eskdalemuir this weekend.
DUMFRIES greyhound Cara was on form over good going at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.
THERE was a cross-border tussle in the opening sprint race at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.