Here's a round up of 10 stories that feature in this week's Gazette - pick up your copy today.

Man 'stabbed Steven 29 times'

Court hears of murder charge

Special ceremony honours war trio

Polish servicemen were killed in German air raid

Museum plan aims to boost economy

Council examines potential cost of heritage project

Blow as lotto pulls out of £3m project

Trust had already secured £800k from Holyrood

Debts drove man to steal 

Van thief crash after 'ridiculous' chase

Safety boost for 'death trap' road

Speed camera installed near site of 2014 fatalities 

New affordable homes funding

£15.5m will be allocated to two councils

Village opens up its doors to art festival

Huge crowds expected for 16th Lochwinnoch event

Rivals united for cancer fundraiser

Buddies and Morton fans to play in charity match

IN PICTURES: Fairtrade fortnight gets a coffee break

Special event arranged to secure Fairtrade status for two villages