Devon's schools could soon be forced to shut on Friday afternoons due to budget pressures, a leading councillor has predicted.
A motorist has admitted causing serious injury to a 10-year-old boy in a hit-and-run accident near Sidmouth.
Proposals for a new road to bypass Totnes as part of a bid to improve the air quality in the town are off the table.
The anger of residents is 'understandable', planning officers admit, after developers look set to break their promise of building a new doctors' in Newton Poppleford.
Traffic chaos, pollution and an increased danger to pedestrians and cyclists, forced to use a main road, would only get worse if controversial multi-million-pound plans for a business park are approved, a planning inquiry will be told.
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Developers were given the green light by the district council.
Utility companies are being called on to make contributions towards Sidmouth's £9million beach management scheme - with the full business proposal set to be discussed in coming months.
Devon workers have among the lowest average salaries in the UK according to data from the Government's tax department.
A father and son who 'took the law into their own hands' by breaking into a house and attacking a teenager with a weapon have been jailed.
More than a quarter of people of the nearly 4,000 residents on the social housing list in East Devon have said they're under threat of losing their home.
A popular seafood restaurant is set to take over and transform a redundant Sidmouth seafront site.
Each week the Herald will be featuring a business to help readers get to know the people who make the town special. This week concentrates on Antiques on High owned by owner Vincent Page.
Devon and Cornwall Police plan to hike council tax by £24 a year, to pay for more 85 more police officers on the streets.
An award winning farm manager will not face a retrial over the death of a young tractor driver who was killed in a trailer accident.
Council chiefs have been rebuked following the sale of public assets at the former Knowle HQ in Sidmouth.
Any new homes built in the Sid Valley would not be allowed to be used as a 'second home' if the area's Neighbourhood Plan is approved.
An online groomer was trapped by a group of paedophile hunters after arranging to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old girl outside a cinema in Exeter.
The closing speeches in the trial of a farm manager and his employers who are accused of manslaughter have begun.
An indoor sports stadium and concert arena with a capacity for 20,000 people could be built in the Greater Exeter area.
A chat room predator was caught by a group of online 'paedophile hunters' after he arranged to meet a 13-year old girl at a pizza restaurant, a court heard.
An award-winning farm manager has denied causing the death of a young tractor driver and told a jury that the tragedy haunts him every day.
Residents may have to pay an extra £5 a year if the go-ahead is given to raise council tax on properties across the district.
A jury was due be taken today (Tuesday) to see the trailer involved in an accident that killed a young farm worker.
Developers in East Devon will be charged for supplying new build properties with recycling and waste containers.
The father of a farm worker who was killed in a trailer crash has told a jury he was 'grinning like a Cheshire cat' just minutes before the accident.
A young farm worker was killed after the brakes on a trailer failed and it fell down a slope, a court has heard.
A free course aimed at improving the wellbeing of people in later life will be coming to Ottery in the new year.
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