Eleven-year-old Lily Hey, from Nairn, and her family were among those enjoying the big day.
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.
Motorists are being warned to expect further disruption after heavy rain resulted in the roadworks on the A95 Boat of Garten to Craigellachie road being prolonged.
Householders across the north are being told to be “on guard” and reject cold-calling home energy traders on the doorstep.
With the Northern Lights visible to see tonight, here is our amateurs guide to photographing the famous aurora borealis.
Scorching temperatures across the north and north-east have led to a huge surge in the amount of household electricity being supplied by solar power.
A Moray teenager has been recognised at this year’s British Citizen Youth Awards for his extraordinary contribution to society.
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.
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.
A new bridge opened yesterday in Glencoe on a key stretch of the A82 - complete with wildlife walkways
Writers have spent a year building an anthology about life and nature in the Cairngorms National Park.
A number of planning applications have been lodged for more nursery accommodation at Highland schools as the council prepares to comply with new Scottish Government Early Years legislation.
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.
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.
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.
The number of "winter deaths" plummeted in the north and north-east last year as the area bounced back from a "staggering" spike in fatalities in 2017/18.
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.
A land manager has warned rewilding advice from Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) could aid in the spread of future wildfires.
Campaigners fighting to make salmon conservation a national priority will take their fight to the Scottish Parliament today amid fears dwindling stocks are reaching “crisis point”.
More than 200 assaults were committed against ambulance staff across Grampian and the Highlands and Islands over the last six years.
A Labour frontbencher has claimed that north Sutherland was chosen to host the UK’s first spaceport because it is “close” to Tory seats – despite the nearest being 100-miles away.
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.
Plans to demolish woodland to create homes at a "high quality nature site" in the Cairngorms have been thrown out.