Previously, it has been estimated that reopening the line as far as Ellon would cost PS380 million.
On reopening the Peterhead line, a Transport Scotland spokesman said funding of transport infrastructure would be informed by its second Strategic Transport Projects Review.
The mid and upper Nithsdale councillor this week spoke favourably about the potential reopening of the stations in Beattock, Thornhill and Eastriggs.
In January 2017, the Standard reported that Swestrans commissioned a report examining the viability of reopening the three disused stations.
REOPENING a disused north Wales railway line could bring more than 7,000 people within walking distance of a mainline station, according to a new report.
The seven-mile line from Caernarfon to Bangor, which closed in 1972, is one of 33 sections of railway across Britain proposed for reopening by the Campaign for Better Transport.
"We have no plans to postpone the school reopenings. Qatar has its own policy in this regard and will ensure that they are followed in order to give people the best protection," stated Dr Ahmed Kamal Naji, Assistant Minister for Health Affairs at the Supreme Council for Health, Qatar.
Kuwait is also not delaying school reopenings and is taking preventive measures to check swine flu spread in schools through awareness campaigns and opening more clinics to screen and treat patients.
Houghton and Washington Labour MP Fraser Kemp said: "This adds substantial weight to the cause, which has been made for the reopening of the Leamside line."
A feasibility study into reopening the line, being carried out by consultants Faber Maunsell, is due to report next month.
First-day sales at Fedco's new redesigned store here were 34 percent ahead of the year-ago figures, and the store's average sales gain during the reopening
week climbed 25 percent.
Prior to the grand reopening
the Carls stores were remerchandised, taking Fay's broader, more complete mix and general merchandise emphasis.