It's the birthplace of one of Scotland's greatest explorers.
Motorists travelling over the sea to Skye are to face delays from next week for roadworks.
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.
With the Northern Lights visible to see tonight, here is our amateurs guide to photographing the famous aurora borealis.
A major expedition is being planned next year to commemorate the exploits of one of Scotland’s greatest explorers,
Officers were taken by Mallaig Lifeboat on Sunday after reports of a fire raising incident at one of its key community buildings.
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.
Drugs in the Outer Hebrides have been sniffed out by a 'Bear'.
A representative from the Ministry of Energy in Chile has been seeking advice on windfarms from a group on the isle of Lewis.
They have raised funds, organised lotteries, arranged functions and reached out to the world during the last two years.
Jamie Crawford has enjoyed the high life more than most Scots.
One of Britain’s remotest communities have finally celebrated Christmas - with children having had to wait an extra day longer than usual to open their presents.
Plans to construct the first whisky distillery on Barra are moving ahead with the launch of a £1.5 million community shares offer.
Shetland Amenity Trust, the organisers of the annual Shetland Boat Week, has announced that the Far Haaf will make a special appearance at this year’s event next month.
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.
A Scottish fishing boat spent hours aground on the sandy shores of Skye – sitting virtually underneath the famous bridge yesterday.
Positioned 23 miles out into the Atlantic, one thing residents on one of the UK’s remotest islands are not short of is wind - in fact, gales often cancel their ferry for days on end or keep them housebound.
Thousands of people packed the centre of Lerwick to marvel at the atmospheric procession of torches ablaze with fire.
Marine researchers have confirmed an “unprecedented” number of beaked whale deaths occurring off the west coast of Scotland.
A public meeting will be held on Harris next week to provide an update on the upgrade to Tarbert ferry terminal.
Subsidised air services from Oban to Coll, Colonsay and Tiree have been secured for the next four years after Argyll and Bute Council awarded a new contract to Hebridean Air.
They are often regarded as a man and woman’s best friend - and that applies even before winter has descended on Scotland’s mountains.
Residents on the Fair Isle are celebrating today as a renewable energy system goes live, giving them a 24-hour power supply for the first time in the island’s history.
Islanders are being urged to lobby politicians in a bid to rescue an under-threat hospice in the Western Isles.
Plans for a memorial garden and bronze sculpture on the island of Barra in memory of local teenager Eilidh MacLeod have been approved by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.
It has been a year when north and north-east stars have paraded their talents across a diverse range of sporting pursuits.
Two vehicles have been involved in a crash on Skye earlier this morning, with a road closure put in place whilst recovery was arranged.
Emergency services have this morning been in attendance at a crash near Stornoway involving a bus and a car.
One of Loganair’s longest-serving employees has marked a ruby anniversary at the helm of the airline’s operation on the Isle of Tiree.
Modern environmentalism is leading the agenda at this year’s Hebrides International Film Festival (HIFF), which gets under way next month.
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.