Harvest 2017 has started in earnest across parts of the north and north-east of Scotland.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer has abruptly resigned over President Donald Trump's decision to ask a financier to lead his beleaguered communications team.
An errant US airstrike has killed 12 Afghan National Police officers who were fighting the Taliban and wounded two others.
A 140-year-old school in the heart of Royal Deeside could be transformed into affordable homes for families and individuals.
Clydesdale Bank’s new £10 polymer bank note will enter circulation in two months’ time.
A tiny island with 16 residents has been taken off the open market after a community buy-out bid was launched.
A devoted dad is gearing up for a gruelling triathlon alongside more than 100 friends and family for his “resilient wee boy” who has the most serious type of diabetes.
Housing chiefs in the Highlands have confirmed that new tenants will be moved into a “house of horrors” where two women were brutally murdered.
A popular north-east caravan park has been left in limbo after the charity which managed the tourism site collapsed.
North of Scotland
Two north-east hotels have been rescued from administration, securing all 125 jobs.
A north-east teenager rubbed shoulders with the stars at an exclusive pop concert for girlguides.
Three archbishops and nine bishops will make an historic pilgrimage to Orkney to mark the 900th anniversary of the death of St Magnus.
NHS bosses were last night condemned for demanding a north pensioner with an incurable nerve disorder fund part of her travel to England for a vital operation.
Food and Drink
Scottish sea trout is a fabulous product and in season from the end of May through the summer months until the end of August. Found in lochs and rivers, it has a very subtle and delicate flavour and many consumers prefer it to salmon.
A Moray man’s beloved dog was almost killed after his nephew hurled a paving slab through his bedroom window - and missed the pet’s head by inches.
Patients at Aberdeen’s flagship hospital are the first in Scotland to benefit from a pioneering new machine.
A north-east circus troupe is appealing for volunteers and youngsters to join the region’s most famous Halloween celebrations.
A north-east man is behind bars after carrying out an assault in which he kicked his victim so hard that he damaged tissue on his foot.
An engineering expert, who served in the RAF for more than 20 years, has urged Transport Scotland to rule out a southern bypass of Elgin – describing it as a “nightmare scenario”.
A man who killed two pet lizards in what judged branded a “chillingly evil” act will be hauled back to court after lying to the court about his job to get a softer sentence.