The National Trust for Scotland has confirmed that a dead man was found in the gardens of one of their properties.
He is best known as the guitarist who performed on such Queen hits as “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “We are the Champions”.
A policewoman broke into a burning flat by squeezing through a tiny door panel to rescue a woman.
A thief who broke into an Aberdeenshire home and stole money was caught by police after they found his fingerprints at the scene.
A man who died following a motorbike crash near Jedburgh spent 30 years working in the north of Scotland.
Justin Rose hopes his Birkdale heroics of 20 years ago can serve as inspiration for Stonehaven amateur Sam Locke ahead of his Open debut.
At one stage Tiger Woods feared he would never be able compete at an Open championship again but believes the competition now represents the best opportunity of adding to his 14-major haul.
Ballater residents are making sure the village is prepared for emergencies after being hit by Storm Frank in 2015.
An unassuming Moray hill with links to one of Shakespeare’s most famous characters has been transformed into an exclusive holiday park inspired by the story.
What the papers say
Alisson is a man in demand, with Chelsea determined to beat Liverpool to the signing of the Roma goalkeeper, according to the Daily Mirror. The Reds have tabled a £62million offer, but the Stamford Bridge side are looking to offer closer to £70m, the paper reported.
A north-east businessman has been banned from the roads after being caught driving at more than twice the drink-drive limit.
The mother of a young kidney transplant patient in Lewis is set to host a fun day aimed at providing support and relief to children who suffer from renal problems and their families.
An Oban taxi driver has been fined for careless driving after knocking down two women near the rank.
A council chief has slammed the Scottish Government for ignoring pleas to help pay for a £333 million exhibition centre while considering contributing to a similar project in Glasgow.
A national charity has warned residents in the Western Isles to be vigilant after reports of people posing as doorstep collectors for good causes.
A busy city centre footbridge is to close for essential repairs - and will lose all its love locks.
Police in Scotland could soon be asking drivers to submit their own dashcam videos of dangerous motorists to help make roads safer north of the border.
Scores of holidaymakers have had their plans thrown into turmoil after workers at the north-east’s biggest airport “overwhelmingly” rejected an increased pay deal aimed at averting a strike.
Calls have been made to “handcuff” doctors to working in Scotland in an effort to ease the nation’s recruitment crisis.
A businessman is hoping to revitalise a north-east night spot, bringing new vibrancy to Peterhead’s evening economy.