A Highland cow has almost jumped over the moon as part of a campaign to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission.
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.
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.
A flight from Aberdeen to Shetland was forced to return to the Aberdeen Airport runway mid-flight after a warning of potential landing gear issues.
An Aberdeenshire family has been left heartbroken after a "much-loved" grandfather died when he was struck by a bus.
Police have been called to a serious crash near Grantown this evening.
Marine researchers have confirmed an “unprecedented” number of beaked whale deaths occurring off the west coast of Scotland.
A £3.4million, five-year campaign to help preserve the natural wonders of Scotland's most famous mountain for future generations has reached its conclusion.
A number of notable people from the north of Scotland including a bishop, a sheriff and a zoology professor are among the hundreds of new names in the 2019 edition of Who’s Who.
A96 must be dualled ‘as soon as possible’ to prevent further heartbreak, after nine deaths in a year
Safety campaigners say the A96 Aberdeen to Inverness road must be dualled as swiftly as possible in the wake of a ninth death in 12 months.
Vandals have racked up a repairs bill of more than £750,000 by targeting schools across the north and north-east.
A police chief has said there can be "no let up" on drink-driving after new figures revealed there has been little decline since the legal limit was lowered.
A young whale has died after it became entangled in what are thought to have been creel lines off the north-west coast of Scotland.
The grisly discovery of a human arm on an island off the north coast may sound like the start of another murder mystery novel, but scientists have discovered the real story is far more intriguing.
Councils and business groups across Scotland are preparing to battle to keep Debenhams in their towns and cities, after the struggling chain unveiled plans to axe 50 high street stores, putting around 4,000 jobs at risk.
A 20-year-old man has died following a serious crash close to Garve.
An academic who grew up in Dornoch and studied in Aberdeen has been made a CBE for his services to economics and public policy.
Scottish ambulance workers have been forced to waste time dealing with hundreds of malicious and false calls every year.
Oil giant fined £1.2million after pipe rupture exposed staff to ‘unacceptable risk’ of ‘death from fire and explosion’
Offshore giant Marathon Oil has been fined more than £1million for health and safety failings which put workers at "unacceptable risk" from an explosion.
Poorly pensioners are paying “hugely unfair” prices to watch TV in their hospital beds - because NHS Grampian is locked into a contract signed more than a decade ago.
The annual cost of extra delivery fees paid by Scottish consumers has reached £40 million for the first time, according to new figures.
A Highlands elm tree "reminiscent of an ancient tree-creature from Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings" has been shortlisted in a national competition.
NHS Grampian patients locked into controversial bedside TV service until 2027, while contract with NHS Highland runs out next week
A controversial hospital bed television service will cease at NHS Highland sites next week – but will remain for NHS Grampian patients for the next seven years due to a lengthy contract agreement signed more than a decade ago.
Hundreds of pounds of rubbish, including sandwich wrappers, fruit skins, plastic bottles and sushi containers, was collected from the top of 22 of Scotland’s busiest mountain peaks this weekend.
For most people, the thought of a trip to the dentist is unbearable.
Helicopter crash which killed Aberdeenshire pilot due in part to ‘unstable load’, investigation finds
A helicopter crash in North Uist which resulted in the death of an Aberdeenshire pilot occurred after the load it was lifting became unstable, an investigation has found.
Have-a-go heroes and exemplary members of the emergency services across Scotland were awarded for their acts of extraordinary bravery at a special event last night.
Fears have been raised that midwives across Scotland are facing increasing pressures due to lack of staff and the increasing age and obesity rates of expectant mothers.
It has now been more than three weeks since Aberdeen teenager Liam Smith disappeared without a trace.
A Highland road has been closed after a crash close to Loch Ness.
Thousands of Oor Wullie fans of all ages filled Aberdeen’s Marischal College quad this weekend to say goodbye to dozens of statues before they go under the hammer for charity this week.
A young girl from Inverness who created a truly rubbish dress out of marine litter said she hopes to inspire a sea change in public attitudes towards pollution.