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Lees to captain Yorkshire Vikings
Batsman Alex Lees is named as the county's new limited-overs captain, with Andrew Gale remaining Championship skipper. (Read More...)
VIDEO: Giant advent wreath at York Minster
One of the country's largest wreaths is unveiled (Read More...)
VIDEO: Yorkshire's 'devolution revolution'
Just what could devolution mean for Yorkshire (Read More...)
Viking skeleton goes on display
A rare skeleton of a young Viking woman found in an intact timber coffin has gone on display for the first time. (Read More...)
Work under way on town 'witch' statue
Work on a permanent statue of a North Yorkshire town's most famous daughter is under way after a campaign was launched to immortalise her. (Read More...)
Farming pair convicted over sheep theft
Two farmers are convicted of conspiracy to use criminal property after being found with sheep stolen from farms in North Yorkshire, Cumbria and County Durham. (Read More...)
Ebola military medics awarded medals
Military medics from York have been given awards for their work at a treatment centre in Sierra Leone. (Read More...)
Storm leaves homes without power
Power is restored to more than 600 homes left with without electricity due to damage by Storm Desmond (Read More...)
Man killed in car and lorry crash
A man dies when his car crashes with a lorry in North Yorkshire. (Read More...)
Special service for missing Claudia
A special church service held with unseen images of missing York woman Claudia Lawrence. (Read More...)