Fresh doubt surrounds the future of a top Highland visitor attraction after Scotland’s public spending watchdog warned “tough decisions” on repairs to Cairngorm’s crisis-hit funicular are likely to be needed soon.
Eleventh hour reprieves have been secured for two school nurseries in the far north which were earmarked for the chop.
We are days away from the start of another school year - and all the shopping for everything from gym shoes to lunchboxes that goes with it.
Tools made of antlers dating back 6,000 years, 400 Lovat country maps and mysterious “cup marks” on boulders are just some of the discoveries featured in a new archaeology book.
A Hebridean crofting couple have failed in a compensation bid after a neighbours’ bull escaped and got their pedigree cow pregnant.
Highland footballer Richard Finnis jailed for nine years for ‘brutal and cowardly’ attack on his ex-partner
A Highland League footballer who tried to kill his ex-lover in a "brutal and cowardly" attack has been jailed for more than nine years.
Inverness's new five-star hotel has openeed for business, bringing 65 new jobs to the city.
JUDE SAINT saw Zog at Eden Court Theatre in Inverness
A crofter on Fair Isle and the community’s nurse have come up with a novel way of helping a young lamb get back to full strength following a debilitating illness - homemade "bionic" legs.
Stagecoach is facing competition on its X99 scheduled bus service between Caithness and Inverness.
Problems continue to blight the Wick High School campus with the latest hitch set to put the main games hall out of use for outside lets for part of the summer holidays.
Walkers, cyclists and horse-riders interested in a new Loch Ness Trail can now get themselves online for information.
At 2.5 miles long by 1.5 miles wide, it doesn't feel like there would be room for 300 different place-names.
Enterprise chiefs have ploughed almost £2.5 million into crisis-hit Cairngorm Mountain since its funicular railway was taken out of service and the ski resort’s former operators went into administration, it has been revealed.
Residents of one of Britain’s most remote inhabited islands have stepped up efforts to move towards a cleaner energy system.
A top official at one of Scotland’s biggest agriculture events has been fined £750 and given a two-year non-harassment order after being convicted of stalking his estranged wife.
A Highland League footballer carried out a horrific murder bid on his ex-lover after refusing to accept their break-up.
A 12-year-old girl from Shetland has qualified for the prestigious Horse of the Year show.
A rare albino hedgehog appears to have been spotted in the wild in Shetland.
The death of an island crofter who became trapped in a piece of farming machinery is to be probed by a sheriff.
NHS Highland bosses have unveiled a 32-page action plan to combat bullying in response to a damning report probing a culture of intimidation and harassment within the organisation.
Music lovers attending this year’s Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival are being encouraged to help rewild the Highlands by having their own trees planted by conservation charity Trees for Life.
Dozens of runners will be pounding the streets of two of the UK’s biggest cities to remember Manchester Arena attack victim Eilidh Macleod.
With their bright colours and expressive features, they are one of Scotland's most photogenic birds.
The convener of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has paid tribute to former councillor Roderick Macleod, who passed away peacefully aged 94 last weekend surrounded by his family.
A 34-year-old man who carried out a sex act on himself in the presence of a sleeping child has been remanded in custody.
A man has been taken to hospital after a Ford Transit van flipped and landed on its side on a busy Stornoway street.
VIDEO: Film based in the Highlands starring Eddie Izzard to open Edinburgh International Film Festival
A film based in the Highlands that stars Eddie Izzard as a menacing hunter is to open the Edinburgh International Film Festival this year.
It is a sister act that might be tough to follow.
They have a combined age of 292 and between them boast backgrounds in dance, writing and scallop diving - and even a department store Santa.
A 20-year-old homeless woman who admitted snatching two handbags in Inverness last February was sentenced to 130 hours of unpaid community work.
A woman from Shetland whose husband died suddenly from an undiagnosed heart problem aged just 29 has launched a campaign to look into holding heart screening events for young people in the isles.