As the Moray fishing village of Burghead prepares to take part in an ancient New Year's tradition on Friday, we took a look back at some of the best pictures captured at the world famous event.
Police in Forres have launched an appeal for witnesses after a man was left with minor injuries following an assault.
Searches are continuing in the Brodie area of Moray today for missing Aberdeen man Wayne MacMillan.
A disgruntled former shortbread factory worker who carried out a brutal early morning "cowardly and vicious attack" on a female supervisor has been jailed for six years.
Major recall over fears frozen veg on sale at Sainsbury’s, Lidl, Aldi and Tesco could be contaminated with deadly Listeria
A major recall of 43 frozen vegetable products – including some on sale at Tesco, Aldi, Lidl and Sainsbury’s – has been issued over fears they may contain a deadly bacteria.
Three children of Scotland’s biggest landowner and billionaire ASOS boss killed in Sri Lanka terror attacks
Scotland’s biggest private landowner has said three of his children were killed in the Sri Lanka terror attacks.
The pedestrian who died after being hit by a van in Forres has been named as local man Paul Bell.
The number of sex offenders living in the north and north-east has soared by more than one-fifth in just three years.
Officers are appealing for help to trace a man who has been reported missing from his home in Elgin.
Police in Moray have issued an appeal for information after a 69-year-old man was reported missing from his home address.
A 58-year-old man has died after being involved in a collision with a vehicle in Forres this morning.
Thirty-six people have been arrested in the north-east for a variety of violent crimes.
Police are appealing for information to help trace a man who has been reported missing from Elgin.
A teenager who died after suffering a broken neck and torn spinal cord may have been injured after "tumbling" inside a machine the last day of his summer job at an industrial cleaning firm, a jury heard today.
Police are appealing to trace the driver of a red Suzuki Swift following reports that a man approached a group of primary school age children in rural Speyside.
A man reported missing from his home in Elgin has been traced safe and well. Police have confirmed that 48-year-old Alistair Bowie has now been found.
Two men are expected to appear in court today after a series of alleged theft by housebreaking incidents in Moray.
A north-east family have spoken of their shock after discovering their four-year-old son has an extremely rare degenerative disease.
A digger has been rammed into the front of a Spar shop in Keith.
The snow and ice that hit the north and north-east overnight caused a spate of collisions and transport delays this morning.
The man who died in a five-vehicle crash on the A96 Forres to Elgin road has been named as Robert Bowmer.
A popular offshore chef manager has died at the BP Clair Ridge project. Graeme Calder died on the Safe Caledonia accommodation platform, near the BP west of Shetland oil and gas development. Mr Calder, aged 55, who passed away on Monday, was from Buckie in Moray. To read more on Energy Voice, click here.
A man has been charged in relation to alleged culpable and reckless conduct after a number of tacks were left on the road in the Moray area.
The public are being advised to remain vigilant following a number of incidents across the north-east involving counterfeit currency.
Police have confirmed that a man has died as a result of a one vehicle crash in Forres this morning.
Police are appealing for information following a crash on the A95 between Ballindalloch and Cromdale.
A woman was left with minor facial injuries after being robbed of a sum of cash worth more than £1,000.
An Elgin man reported missing from his home address has been traced safe and well. Sixty-nine-year-old James Smith had previously been seen in the Wittet Drive area of Elgin at around 2pm on Sunday. Appeal for information after Moray man reported missing Police have thanked members of the public who assisted with the search.
A pervert who convinced a 10-year-old girl they were “boyfriend and girlfriend” before subjecting her to a depraved sex attack described as “a millimetre from rape” has been jailed.
A 37-year-old male motorcyclist has died following a two-vehicle crash on the B9015 Garmouth to Mosstodloch road, a short distance from Garmouth.
Police in Moray came to the rescue of a piglet during their patrols in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Moray MP Douglas Ross is to miss a crucial vote on Brexit tonight after his wife went into labour earlier today.