Welcome to the first edition of The Orkney News: bringing the alternative news in Orkney.
The Orkney News is a community based newspaper. It is online, not for profit and free to view.
No trees were harmed in its making.
All our articles are fact checked but if it’s opinions you want then we have a wide range of contributors who have regular columns.
We encourage you to comment on the articles and on our Facebook page,however, we have a zero tolerance policy to anyone using hate speech or personal insults. So if you do that your comment will be removed.
We hope you enjoy what we have to offer. Every day there will be new posts and columns published. If you would like to contribute articles, photos or write for us then use the contact form on the website, message us on our Facebook page, or e:mail email@example.com.