An island health board has admitted destroying hundreds of mental health patient notes by mistake.
Funding has been secured for a new road bridge which will link Inverness Campus with the north's largest retail park.
A man has escaped from a fire at a first floor flat in Inverness.
A deal has been struck between Highland Council and an estate to build a flood scheme in the hills above Kingussie.
A schoolgirl has been reported missing on Skye.
A woman has been seriously injured in an alleged stabbing in Inverness.
The Norwegian Royal Family has promised an enduring relationship with the Orkney islands after a "heartwarming" welcome from locals.
The centuries old connection between Orkney and Norway has been celebrated as the heir to the throne of the Scandinavian country visited the islands.
The crew of a Shetland ferry has raised more than £3,000 for charity by taking a sponsored walk across the islands.
There has been a change of plan for a new court complex in Inverness after the proposals were taken back to the drawing board.
A 60-year-old man who died in a motorcycle accident in Shetland has been named.
A mountain rescue team undertook one of their more unusual call-outs - to recover a school weather balloon.
This is the first look at a "world class" new visitor attraction set to transform the experience of tourists at Loch Ness.
The Highlands and islands was the busiest region in the UK for search and rescue helicopter missions, new figures released by the Department for Transport have revealed.
A small fishing boat had to be rescued after running aground at Noss Head.
It might be known for its flight patterns - but now Heathrow Airport is moving into the world of knitting patterns as main sponsor of a Highland festival.
MS sufferer says he will continue with Swiss clinic death plan if he can’t find treatment before the winter
An Inverness man who lives with a crippling illness was said he will return to his plan to die in a Swiss clinic in October if he can't secure treatment.
A veteran of mountain rescuer has officially opened the new permanent base of a Highland team.
Work has started on a new housing development at a prominent gap site in Inverness.
An experienced mountain guide has described how he thought he was about to die in a major rock fall in the Cairngorms.
The baby girl whose unexplained death is under investigation by police has been named.
A 22-year-old student has claimed that a charity challenge to swim the length of Loch Ness has transformed his life.
A kayaker has been airlifted to hospital after capsizing between Skye and the mainland.
Five men have been reported in connection with alleged drug offences in Caithness.
Visitors to an Inverness youth hostel will soon be welcomed by a new mural designed by a local school girl.
A mountain rescue team had to be lowered more than 700ft in dangerous conditions to aid an injured climber who had become caught up in a rock fall.
A neolithic history tourist boom could be the economic future of Caithness.
The flat at the centre of an investigation into the unexplained death of a baby girl remains covered up and under police guard, four days after the "tragic" incident.
The A86 was closed for several hours today following a serious accident in Lochaber.
Plans for a major expansion of a small village in Inverness-shire have been lodged after years in the pipeline.
Four vehicles were involved in a collision which blocked one of the north's busiest roads.