An internationally renowned polar bear expert will speak to an Aberdeen audience next week about the first time he came face to face with the fearsome, endangered predators.
A Highland cow has almost jumped over the moon as part of a campaign to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission.
A project which makes special teddy bears for children who have undergone complex surgery has donated its 2,000th cuddly toy.
The number of salmon catches on the River Dee has remained steady for a third year in a row.
Police are searching for a missing seven-year-old boy near Nairn. The emergency services received a report that the young boy was missing shortly after 9pm. Coastguard teams are currently assisting the police in the search around the area. Police are particularly concerned for the young boy’s wellbeing. More to follow.
A 78-year-old motorcyclist has been seriously injured after colliding with a car in Aberdeenshire.
The head of a national charity for deaf people has warned against a potential scam artist targeting well-intentioned people in Aberdeen with a fake fundraiser.
A councillor has been formally reprimanded by an ethics watchdog after he failed to reveal shares in his own company in time.
A Hogmanay celebration could make a comeback in an Aberdeenshire town after councillors rubber-stamped new plans signalling its return.
A volunteer group in Portlethen has marked 30 years of supporting pensioners in need in their local community.
A rural Aberdeenshire business is shutting down after 20 years - but the owner has hopes of reopening "at some point".
A man has been jailed for 12 months for drug offences.
For centuries, Scotland’s lighthouses have pierced the darkness and guided mariners safely home to their families through some of the country’s most dangerous waters.
Three nightclubs in Aberdeen city centre have gone up for sale or lease.
A group of three friends in Aberdeen are preparing to raise a glass for improved mental health awareness with a special not-for-profit beer designed to generate cash for good causes.
An Aberdeenshire charity which sells second-hand goods to help those in need has celebrated its 20th anniversary.
There was fun in the sun in Stonehaven yesterday as the first kegs were tapped for another year of one of Scotland’s biggest beer festivals.
Scientists from St Andrews University believe they could have solved the long-standing mystery of why our planet is so wet.
A neglected horse who was saved by an Aberdeenshire rescue centre has been crowned the Rehomed Horse of the Year for helping his owner get through a serious illness.
An online auction company’s plans to transform a derelict quarry in Aberdeenshire into a “state of the art whisky tourism destination” have been delayed by councillors.
The organisers of one of Scotland’s biggest beer festivals have toasted another successful year and raised almost £30,000 for local charities.
Artists are preparing to break the mould this weekend to celebrate a sculpture workshop's 40th year in the heart of rural Aberdeenshire.
A family butcher that has served an Aberdeenshire community for 24 years will close for good later this year, partly due to competition from large supermarket chains.
A petition with almost 600 signatures, calling for Aberdeenshire Council to oppose the dualling of the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road, will be considered by councillors next week.
An Aberdeenshire community has demanded the council commit to reopening a key bridge before the first anniversary of its closure.
An Aberdeenshire family has been left heartbroken after a "much-loved" grandfather died when he was struck by a bus.
Hikers will be able to walk-off their festive dinners and sweet treats on some of Aberdeenshire’s most picturesque routes thanks to the completion of a £500,000 project to replace a key bridge on Mar Lodge Estate.
The fate of a 500-year-old mill and plans to transform it into a historic visitor attraction has been pushed back to September.
Eight vehicles have been involved in a major crash on a busy road close to Stonehaven.
The emergency services have been called to the scene of a crash in Aberdeenshire this afternoon. Police officers received reports of an incident on the A944 Westhill to Alford road shortly before 5.30pm. The crash has taken place close to Dunecht. More to follow.
A safety campaign to help protect bikers from becoming yet another fatality on Scotland’s roads has shifted up a gear.
A woman has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries this afternoon after a crash just outside of a north-east town.