A locum consultant who worked at an Inverness hospital will face a review hearing later this month.
A project to manage resident geese populations in Orkney is set to enter its final year, Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has confirmed.
Two of the Highland's best known residents are celebrating a double birthday celebration - with their own unique cake.
The popularity of polar bears and snow leopards at a Highland zoo has led to plans to massively increase parking capacity.
An acclaimed climbing figure, regarded as the "father of Scottish mountain rescue" has been honoured with a medal by the Princess Royal.
A newly built bridge on the Road to the Isles has opened to traffic.
Repairs are to be carried out on a slope above the A9 in Caithness after a landslide earlier this year.
A councillor has warned that urgent repairs are needed at a major Highland venue if it is to thrive rather than be at risk of closure.
Motorists are being urged to plan ahead as essential works start on the A9 in Perthshire.
Renewables like wind, hydro and biomass are the country's largest source of power.
An Inverness man, who has been climbing since he was three has been honoured for his work helping to promote the sport.
Britain's remotest island community could secure a guaranteed 24-hour power supply for the first time if a proposed new £2.65million electricity system gets the go-ahead.
A former fishing federation boss has been admonished after repaying money he embezzled from the organisation.
A scallop diver who survived more than 11 hours drifting in the notorious Pentland Firth has thanked his rescuers - and said the key to his survival was "don't panic".
Work is to start on resurfacing the A87 on Skye.
An orca expert has said recent killer whale visitors to Shetland are regulars in the summers.
Pupils at a Highland school will be removed from a classroom described as bringing "shame on the Scottish education system" next week.
A businessman turned up at Fort William Sheriff Court yesterday with a cheque for more than £16,000 as a final repayment on a benefits scam which netted him almost £25,000.
The first branch of a new science schools programme aimed at boosting employability in the Highlands is expected to be up and running by the end of the year.
Motorists face disruption as six months of major roadworks are carried out on the Cromarty Bridge next year.
A well known musician from the Highlands has died suddenly at the age of 45.
Resurfacing work on four stretches towards the northern end of the A9 will begin next week.
The level of crime in the Highlands and islands has fallen over the past 12 months - according to figures released by the police.
The recently arrived Highlands polar bear is certainly not going to go hungry - after she and her male suitors were donated a year's supply of salmon.
NHS Highland board members will next week be asked to approve a wide range of saving plans, amid warnings that the current healthcare model is "not sustainable".
Motorists using the A9 on the Black Isle are being warned to expect delays as a week-long resurfacing project gets underway north of the Kessock Bridge.
A plane crash near Oban Airport was caused by turbulence and communication issues, an official probe has found.
A long-serving Girls Brigade captain has received a British Empire Medal for her efforts.
Motorists are being warned to face delays on the A9 during resurfacing works at one of its highest sections.
A key rail route through Lochaber is to remain closed throughout the weekend after a massive landslide.
A drink driver who drove while nearly five times the legal alcohol limit has been sentenced.
The hearing of a rare butterfly only found in the north of Scotland is to be studied by scientists.