More than 200 assaults were committed against ambulance staff across Grampian and the Highlands and Islands over the last six years.
Fears have been raised that the impact of Brexit on the north and north-east of Scotland could result in “21st Century clearances”.
The number of households in northern Scotland is expected to soar by almost 50,000 over the next 25 years.
Safety fears mean paramedics are unable to attend emergencies at hundreds of north and north-east homes without police protection.
Nicola Sturgeon yesterday branded a 25% hike in duty on whisky heading for America "profoundly worrying" amid job fears in the north of Scotland.
NHS Grampian has five times as many patients waiting over 12 weeks for dental treatment than it did four years ago, it has emerged.
Kezia Dugdale yesterday revealed she is “sore” over her deteriorating relationship with her father Jeff, the former depute rector of Elgin High.
Children were subjected to horrendous levels of physical, emotional and sexual assault while at the Aberlour Orphanage in Moray, the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry has concluded.
The top council and NHS officials in the north and north-east slashed their total expenses bill by more than £11,000 last year.
The number of people killed in accidents on north and north-east roads rose significantly last year, according to the latest statistics.
Whisky duty could be cut in next month’s Budget to offset punitive US tariffs that come into force today, UK ministers have signalled.
Nicola Sturgeon declined to explain why deadlines for the restoration of Dr Gray's Hospital maternity services were being missed when tackled on the issue yesterday.
River managers on the Dee and Spey have demanded Scottish Government action after it emerged salmon catches have fallen to their lowest ever level.
Aberdeen City Council’s net debt has risen by £203 million over the last year, according to a report forecasting further squeezing of local authority finances.
One of the Scottish Parliament’s leading opposition voices is due to visit Moray today to learn more about health challenges facing the region.
Since the ministerial reshuffle last week, comments I made in blog posts from more than a decade ago have been the subject of much discussion.
Moray-based aircrews are called to the cockpits of their Typhoon fighter jets in “heightened readiness” every few days, it has emerged.
NHS Grampian is preparing to seize a “Brexit opportunity” to boost recruitment efforts across the region.
Deputy First Minister John Swinney said he believes the “realities of Brexit” could reverse a trend and reclaim Moray for the party.
Council bosses have been urged to invest in training more apprentices to reduce spending on costly temporary agency workers.
Another 100 companies have been accused of fleecing customers across the north of Scotland with excess delivery charges.
Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has been urged to make a firm commitment to investing in the NHS in the north-east of Scotland following problems with the service.
The boss of online retail giant Amazon has pledged to refund customers who have been misled over excess delivery charges.
Nicola Sturgeon admitted hospital waiting times are too long after she was challenged about 9,000 NHS Grampian patients waiting beyond the 12 treatment week target.
Council leaders across the north and north-east yesterday welcomed the First Minister’s announcement that she will hold a consultation on a national tourist tax.
The SNP is poised to take control of Moray Council tomorrow after an 11th hour bid by the Conservatives failed to secure any support.
Former foreign secretary and arch-Brexiteer Boris Johnson has warned the EU will not stop until it has “worked out a way to plunder the waters of Scotland for their fish”.
A customer has been given compensation after being hit with an excessive delivery charge while shopping on Amazon.
Battle lines were drawn last night for a fresh clash over Scotland’s future after the SNP unveiled a new blueprint for independence.
The boss of Britain’s advertising watchdog has vowed to “put a lid” on false delivery charge claims as he hailed the success of a recent crackdown.
A group of councillors battling to save their local banks took their fight to Royal Bank of Scotland’s door yesterday.
A war of words has erupted over the future of Kinloss Barracks - with a senior Tory accusing Moray's MP of scaremongering.