It is one of Scotland's most famous names, with connections to inventors, industrialists and sports stars.
Long after victory in Europe had been celebrated, thousands of servicemen languished in captivity in the Far East.
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.
Doric film competition returns with ‘Jist faar I bide’ theme celebrating particular Aberdeenshire spots
It was an inaugural event which proved the popularity of Doric across the north-east.
Famine, starvation, civil insurrection: New book highlights impact of potato famine on north and north east
Amidst the worst hunger many would ever know, children and old people died in their hundreds.
A north-east football coach has admitted subjecting a woman and a young girl to years of abuse.
A north-east man sent sexual messages to a 10-year-old girl in a “classic example of grooming”.
A group of 100 young artists will tell Scotland's First World War story in an exhibition that opens next week.
A fisherman has been airlifted to hospital after suffering a stroke on board a boat eight miles off the coast of Macduff.
Fraserburgh lifeboat crew were called into action to help a stricken trawler for the first time since their counterparts in Peterhead were suspended.
The campaign to expand an Aberdeen-based neurological centre needs "one big final push" to achieve its £3.9 million target.
A record-breaking athlete has urged people to get in the spirit of cycling as a Deeside village prepares to host a huge celebration of the sport.
North-east firms are being asked to get their staff spikkin the "Mither Tongue" as part of a week-long celebration of the dialect.
Upgrading one of the region's biggest roads is key to a north-east town centre's future, say local business owners.
A bird of prey which went missing above a north-east estate has sparked a war of words between a leading animal welfare charity and the landowners.
A popular event showcasing vintage steam engines - considered one of the best shows of its kind in the UK - has been cancelled after the north-east was battered by torrential rain.
A north-east organisation which takes art and culture to the region's most remote areas has celebrated three decades in action.
VIDEO: Meet Gary the orphaned baby red squirrel being nursed back to health by a north-east animal sanctuary
An endangered red squirrel orphan - who was found close to death aged just four days - has been nursed back to health by a north-east animal sanctuary.
The number of people killed and seriously injured on the roads of Aberdeenshire and Moray has dropped in the past year.
Tributes last night poured in for a north-east tourism chief, who was credited with opening up the region to thousands of visitors from across the globe.
Aberdeenshire councillors have claimed the local authority is a "passenger" footing the bill for a controversial £180million incinerator in the city.
A father-and-son have written themselves into Deeside history after completing their story with the legendary "Dinnie Steens".
A trust set up in memory of an Aberdeenshire teacher killed in a crash has given a boost of nearly £6,000 to local schools and groups.
Artwork created by a Moray youngster in honour of his great-grandfather has been given pride of place in a local fishing museum.
North-east politicians have joined forces to urge the Royal Bank of Scotland to reconsider its decision to close a string of local branches.
This video shows the moment a huge blaze engulfed the edge of a north-east woodlands.
A legendary Doric musician and broadcaster has wound up in a hospital bed - just a few feet from his wife.
A ship which sparked the evacuation of a North Sea oil platform last night is currently anchored near Inverness.
The organiser of a north-east cycling sportive is asking riders to take on this year's challenge for local causes.
A north-east duo and a Highland man have embarked on a 3,000-mile adventure across the Atlantic to raise funds for causes close to their hearts.
An innovative campaign that could prevent as many as 50 deaths a year in the north-east and Moray is set to be rolled out this year.
World-famous British actress and activist Joanna Lumley has been announced as absolutely fabulous guest speaker for a north-east football club's annual fundraising event.