Pipe bands from across Grampian will travel to Paisley next weekend to take part in a competition to find the best musician in the country.
A Danish man has handed a north-east lifeboat crew a donation almost a year after he relied on their help to get home safely.
A young motorist is in a critical condition following a crash near Mintlaw.
One of the UK’s most notorious serial killers has died behind bars at the age of 72.
A north-east tourist attraction has banned unleashed dogs from its grounds.
A photographer who travels the country with a vintage wet plate camera will document the lives of lifeboat volunteers in the north-east next month.
Tourism bosses will hold talks with business leaders in a bid to boost tourism in Banff.
A project to renovate and refurbish a north-east church hall has been awarded a much-needed boost by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
A Peterhead delivery driver clubbed his neighbour over the head with a baseball bat after her house party woke his baby son.
A celebration of the north-east’s emergency services will be staged this weekend.
A north-east museum has unveiled a new display of artefacts after they were unearthed by chance.
Blundering council officials have been handing out tickets to motorists leaving their vehicles parked on private land.
A former care home has gone back on the market just two months after planning permission was granted to convert it into flats.
BT has launched an investigation into its service for a north-east village following claims locals were left “cut off” from the outside world.
A Macduff church has launched a plea for knitters to help the community commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
A US voter has been in touch with a north-east councillor asking him to stand down - after confusing him for a candidate in the California governor’s race.
Eight north-east academies have competed to be crowned the winners of an annual technology competition.
US police have filed documents with the courts alleging a north-east man preyed on a young boy over video games.
A man was rescued from Fraserburgh Harbour yesterday after falling off the pier.
Thousands of people flocked to Turriff’s annual May Day celebrations - which organisers managed to turn around in just six weeks.
A north-east councillor will this morning make an impassioned plea for parking fee changes to be scrapped amid fears that it will undo efforts to regenerate his town centre.
A man travelled from America to the north-east after discovering that one of his relatives died in a tragic lifeboat accident almost a century ago.
The hotel immortalised by the Burt Lancaster film Local Hero will close its doors for what could be the final time in August.
A north-east councillor has launched an ambitious proposal to ban dogs from all council-owned schools and play parks.
An award-winning north-east prison museum unveiled its latest attraction yesterday after a piece of history was finally returned.
Councillors are being kept in the dark about regeneration efforts because a local authority has fallen behind with producing a report.
A massive cruise ship will return to a north-east port this summer as efforts continue to complete the £50million redevelopment of the port.
Senior officers have finally given the go-ahead for a north-east police team to move into new facilities.
A police search for a pensioner missing since December has been scaled down.
A row has erupted after it was revealed that some parking charges across the north-east could double.
Villagers have described dozens of police teams swarming their community after a large-scale marijuana operation was uncovered.
A north-east teenager was last night warned she could find herself behind bars if she does not meet with social workers.