Transport bosses have revealed proposals for an Oyster Card-style pass to make travelling in the north easier.
A motorcyclist has suffered potentially life-threatening injuries in a crash on a Highland road.
A new film about a legendary golf course designer could help bring more tourists to the north's fairways, according to VisitScotland.
A leading road safety charity has warned of the dangers of "risk taking" on the roads after children were seen apparently playing "chicken" on an Inverness road.
Two motorcyclists have been seriously injured in a horror crash on a Highland road.
Police have issued a warning after a photograph emerged which appears to show children "playing chicken" on a busy Inverness road.
We asked members of the public: What do you think of children playing chicken and can you think of a way to prevent it?
The freedom of Orkney has been bestowed on an Arctic explorer 124 years after his death.
The father of a baby girl who died in suspicious circumstances has broken his silence to pay tribute to his "perfect wee princess".
NHS Highland has launched an online survey to gather views of local lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people about health and social care services.
The MP for the Western Isles has vowed to help tackle loneliness after meeting a body continuing the legacy of Jo Cox.
A buzzard has been freed after being found in an illegal trap in Inverness-shire.
Two Orkney lifeboats and a helicopter carried out a large sea search after an emergency signal was received - only for the call to prove a false alarm.
Police have confirmed that the death of a three-week-old girl in Inverness is now being treated as "suspicious".
Three people who were rescued from a horror head-on crash on the A9 escaped without life-threatening injuries.
Thousands of pounds are to be spent replacing ageing boilers at Inverness jail - just before the service moves to a new multimillion-pound site.
A new roadside Highland bakery has been destroyed in a fire just weeks before it was due to open.
A Culloden man has been censured by Highland Council, after confronting flood engineers about slow progress on an alleviation scheme.
Two people had to be cut free from their campervan after a horror head-on collision on the north's most notorious road.
The most northerly anchor in a chain across the northern isles and north-east in aid of charity has been installed.
Around 25 bags of rubbish have been collected during a community clean-up of their prized beach.
An animal protection charity has presented the Cairngorms National Park with a postcard calling for urgent action against mountain hare culls.
A Caithness hospital will stay open, according to NHS Highland, despite fears it would close for good this week.
Tributes have been paid to a former Western Isles councillor who has died.
A man has been found seriously injured within a commercial property in the Lochinver area.
Planned business at a north court next week has been cancelled due to a scheduling mix-up with the regular sheriff's holidays.
Archaeologists in Orkney are expecting a bumper tourist season as one of the island's most famous neolithic attractions opens for the summer.
Several north college buildings are to be reviewed for fire safety after the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
An island council has paid tribute to a long serving roads worker who died after being hit by a lorry.
A major refurbishment is underway at a power station in the Western Isles.
A road worker has died after being hit by a lorry on Orkney.