A marine science student's ground-breaking research into tiny underwater creatures in the Arctic has won her a top accolade from her university.
One of the founding members of SARDA Scotland is calling for anyone who has been saved by their dogs to get in touch.
A Lochaber community is being urged to log every near miss at a school crossing on a busy trunk road after Transport Scotland rejected its plea for a pelican crossing.
Gaelic medium pupils from Portree Primary School on Skye helped to cut the first turf for their new £8.7million Gaelic primary school yesterday.
A snow plough driver was yesterday banned from driving for two years and fined £600 for refusing to provide a specimen of his breath to police who suspected him of drink driving.
A concerned father has launched a petition calling for a 20mph speed limit on a road near the new joint school campus in Lochaber.
A property developer tried to slip away from court in disguise yesterday after he was fined £1,500 for a benefits scam which netted him almost £25,000.
A former Sheriff and Queen's official appeared in the Highland court he used to preside over yesterday to admit drink driving.
A single father yesterday admitted fraudulently obtaining almost £10,000 in benefits by not informing the authorities he was working as a kitchen porter.
Motorists are being warned to expect road closures and delays as work gets underway to safeguard the future of Skye Bridge and make the A87 safer.
Work is due to start next week on repainting lines on two stretches of the A82 Inverness to Glasgow road.
A £280,000 project to repair water damage to a bridge on the A82 Fort William to Glasgow road is due to start on Monday.
An accident black spot on a major Highland route is to be resurfaced after three vehicles slid off the road and plunged down the same embankment within 24 hours.
Motorists are being warned to expect delays on the busy Road to the Isles tourist route in Lochaber from Monday.
Motorist are being warned to expect delays on the A82 Fort William to Glasgow road at Ballachulish for eight working days starting next week.
A sheriff has criticised the practice of sending custodies from Lochaber to Inverness after an accused man was left suffering from concussion.
A Highland sheriff has controversially branded Scotland's domestic abuse laws "way over the top".
The River Ness was used to simulate fast-moving flood water for an exercise to ensure emergency services are ready to deal with severe flooding incidents.
Road engineers were yesterday testing the grip at an accident blackspot on a major Highland route where three vehicles slid off the road in less than 24 hours.
They usually plough a lone furrow on Scotland's hills, searching for missing climbers and walkers.
Overnight road closures on the A82 Inverness to Glasgow road have been reduced after objections from a campaign group.
A safety audit has been carried out at a new mini roundabout that is reported to be confusing motorists on the A82 Fort William to Inverness road.
A new mini-roundabout on the A82 Inverness to Glasgow Road is confusing motorists and is an accident waiting to happen, it has been claimed.
Motorists are being warned to expect delays on the A86 Spean Bridge to Kingussie road for up to four days from Monday of next week.
Motorists are being warned to expect four days of delays on the A87 Invergarry-Kyle road in Wester Ross because of a £140,000 resurfacing programme.
Motorists have been warned they face three months of traffic chaos on one of the busiest routes in the Highlands.
The next phase of a £10million programme to replace nine bridges along the scenic A830 Road to the Isles in Lochaber is due to start next week and last six months.
Road works on the A82 Fort William to Glasgow road have been rescheduled to avoid the Spring Bank Holiday following complaints from a campaign group for the road.
One of Britain's bestknown comedians and broadcasters paid a whistle-stop visit to Scotland's most remote train station for his latest TV series.
Motorists on the A82 Inverness to Fort William road are being warned to expect delays for three weeks from Monday due to road works at two locations in Lochaber.
A climber has died after falling while climbing on a mountain near Ben Nevis yesterday .
A row has broken out over the design of part of a new £16million Lochaber school, which locals claim looks like a prison.