During the Cold War that once appeared to threaten the world with destruction, a windswept radar station played a key role in keeping the UK safe.
It will perhaps be one of the most memorable images of 2019 – the moment the spire of Notre Dame collapsed as the flames burned below.
Election fever – and election fatigue – swept the nation as we hurtled towards the end of the year, and the third nationwide vote in almost as many years.
It was a summer of people power, protests and political shifts as thousands took to the streets to campaign for a host of causes while Boris Johnson settled into 10 Downing Street as the country’s new prime minister.
A Highland cow has almost jumped over the moon as part of a campaign to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission.
With the Northern Lights visible to see tonight, here is our amateurs guide to photographing the famous aurora borealis.
The number of very young children being taken to north-east A&E departments after swallowing dangerous substances has almost doubled in the space of one year.
The first polar bear cub to be born in the UK for 25 years and visitors at the Royal Zoological Society’s Highland Wildlife Park might get a chance to see it tomorrow.
Scotland’s spaceport plans might have seen scientists reaching for the stars at the beginning of 2019, but council budgets across the north and north-east meant many services were in danger of falling to Earth.
Court hears of ‘utter chaos’ on Moray road as hammers, baseball bats and iron bars allegedly used in incident
A motorcyclist has told a court how a scene of “utter chaos” unfolded on a north-east road amid an alleged group attack.
John Dunn recalls the time when he used to work as a marine scientist on the SS Explorer, travelling from Aberdeen into the frozen wilderness of the Arctic Circle.
ScotRail customers are experiencing another day of delays as signal faults at Aberdeen cause disruption for the rest of the line.
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.
The north of Scotland is recognised for its high-quality attractions which bring visitors in from across the world.
It will embrace everything from a spectacular light show in Aberdeen to a collection of letters and messages about the sea.
With centres in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray, the charity Avenue helps thousands of people every year.
The public spending watchdog has raised fears that opportunities may have been "missed" when multi-million-pound City Deals were agreed for Aberdeen and Inverness.
World champion heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson has thrilled a group of children at a north-east hospital.
A yellow 'be aware' weather warning has been issued by the Met Office, with snow and ice forecasted for the north and north-east today.
Forecasters are warning of the possibility of widespread disruption as the first heavy snowfall of the season arrives this weekend.
Hard-pressed families in the north and north-east could have their energy bills cut by £17 a year under a new initiative by the UK Government.
There was never any danger of Archie MacEachern feeling indifferent about lighthouses - he was born in one and spent the rest of his life helping those in peril on the sea.
Armed forces bomb squads were scrambled to the north and north-east 84 times in three years, new figures show.
Families in northern Scotland have endured the "injustice" of being hit with the highest electricity bills in Britain for a fourth consecutive year, it has been confirmed.
Residents should be “furious” that councils are being forced to spend tens of thousands of pounds cleaning up racist and xenophobic graffiti, a pressure group has said.
It is one of Scotland's most famous names, with connections to inventors, industrialists and sports stars.
When the Cold War intensified in the 1970s and 1980s, the Soviet Union devised plans to throw its military forces against key opponents including the United States and the UK.
The hotel immortalised by the Burt Lancaster film Local Hero will close its doors for what could be the final time in August.
Jim Leighton has spoken of his delight after his involvement with two other Gothenburg Greats at a charity dinner raised nearly £30,000 for Sue Ryder Dee View Court.
Long after victory in Europe had been celebrated, thousands of servicemen languished in captivity in the Far East.
From tigers roaming Aberdeenshire to black pudding saving lives, take a look at some of our favourite stories from 2018
With 2018 now firmly in the rear-view mirror, it's time to take a look back at our favourite stories of the year.
Fishing vessels operating off the north and north-east coasts are being sent more than 1,000 letters every year over potential rule breaches.