SCOTTISH Fire and Rescue are currently tackling two fires in Newton Stewart.
A WOMAN who died in a road crash near Newton Stewart has been named.
A PROBE has been launched into a major disturbance, possibly involving up to 20 people, in a Dumfries and Galloway town at the weekend.
AN ALERT has gone out in Dumfries and Galloway over counterfeit Irish bank notes being put into circulation.
A MAN and a woman who died following a crash between two cars in the Newton Stewart area have been named.
A WORKER has died in a fall at a South West Scotland wind farm, which is being constructed near Barrhill, South Ayrshire.
POLICE are investigating the discovery of a badly decomposed woman’s body on the shore at Monreith Bay in Wigtownshire.
A SCOTTISH Fire and Rescue Service specialist water crew from Newton Stewart went to the aid of residents whose home was left under three feet of flood water on Friday.
A MOTOR biker, who died in a crash on the A75 in the west of the region on Saturday, has been named as Dr Robert Murphie from Braehead, Kirkinner, Newton Stewart.