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.
With the Northern Lights visible to see tonight, here is our amateurs guide to photographing the famous aurora borealis.
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.
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.
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.
Fishing vessels operating off the north and north-east coasts are being sent more than 1,000 letters every year over potential rule breaches.
Brian Binnie might speak with an American twang, but this redoubtable fellow is Scotland’s first astronaut and is still proud of his roots and growing up in Aberdeenshire.
The Press and Journal has been recognised as the UK's best regional daily newspaper for the second year in a row at a prestigious awards ceremony.
It has been a year when north and north-east stars have paraded their talents across a diverse range of sporting pursuits.
As part of the P&J’s week-long series on the challenges grieving families face when a loved one dies, Calum Ross today investigates the soaring cost of funerals.
ScotRail boss Alex Hynes has admitted it could be two years before punctuality targets are met and, even then, there are no guarantees that trains will run on time.
Prisoners at jails in Peterhead and Inverness will be tucking into multiple festive meals during the next few days.
Gritters are expected to be out in force this weekend as a chilly snap from the Arctic sweeps the country.
False fire alarm calls at north hospitals is costing a staggering £1million a year, the Press and Journal can reveal.
A unique bottle of single malt whisky has become the first in the world to sell for more than £1 million.
Thousands of people could at risk after new figures revealed that less than half of health workers get the flu jab.
Fans of the former Top Gear trio led by chief petrol-head Jeremy Clarkson were treated to a glimpse of their latest road test for the latest series of their new show The Grand Tour yesterday.
Sister of tragic kayaker Dominic Jackson who drowned off the Moray coast hopes her new charity will help prevent any more deaths
The sister of a kayaker who drowned off the Moray coast has spoken of her hopes that his death will help save the lives of other people through her new charity and campaigning work with the RNLI.
It is one of the most famous names in Scotland and has been appended to bus and train stations, libraries and art galleries as far afield as the United States and Australia.
Fishing and energy firms could bear the brunt of a £15 million bill if new marine nature reserves are created off the west and north-east coasts, it has emerged.
Seizures of hard drugs in Scotland have risen dramatically leading to calls for the Scottish Government to declare a public health emergency.
Two rare bottles of whisky - one featuring the work of pop artist Sir Peter Blake, who created the famous Sgt Pepper album cover - are set to fetch £850,000 at auction.