An Inverness dog owner has spoken out to warn pet lovers after a stranger tried to make off with her eight-month-old Border collie puppy.
Health chiefs in the north claim a shortage of affordable housing is an obstacle to attracting enough frontline medical staff to Skye.
Raigmore Hospital anticipates that the Highland flu crisis could get worse towards the end of January and expects additional cases in February.
Loganair is to offer half its seats on Shetland routes at four of its lowest ticket rates “to underpin its commitment” to the islands.
A campaign to ban plastic straws is to target international chains in a bid to cut pollution.
A thief in Inverness has been dubbed an “utter low life” by the owners of an ice cream parlour after stealing a charity collection box.
A crack has been found in another pane of glass at a city retail park, it has emerged.
Parents on the school run and other local drivers could be brought to book amid serious concerns about poor driving and parking near a Highland primary school.
The owners of the Inshes Retail Park have promised to launch a “full investigation” into why a pane of glass fell from its canopy at the park.
The number of people visiting food banks across the north last year has reached a record high.
Star Wars is set to bring a new hope to the Scottish film industry with some scenes reportedly to be filmed in Argyll & Bute next year.
His life changed forever when he was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis at 15.
A well-known Nairn man has been honoured with a British Empire Medal for decades of work for charity, music and culture in the Highlands.
A consultant dermatologist at Raigmore Hospital is to be made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his services to medicine.
A clinic in Mexico has helped a Lochaber woman lead a normal life again after she received pioneering treatment for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.
A 44-year-old woman who suffered a near-fatal anaphylactic shock had her life saved by staff at a Skye hospital just days before it closed its out-of-hours emergency unit due to a staffing crisis - sparking fears that lives could be lost.
Police Scotland revealed that they seized drugs with a street value of more than £30,000 in a series of raids across the Highlands and Islands.
The family of a toddler who died of cot death have spoken of their gratitude after a campaign raised almost £8,000 for equipment to help other grieving parents.
Two Scottish brothers are five days into “the world’s toughest row” as they seek to paddle 3,000 miles across the Atlantic.
A leading Highland MSP has welcomed compensation offered to 31 workers made redundant - but criticised the terms of the deal.
A house in an upmarket street in the south of Lerwick was engulfed in flames yesterday morning.
Highland Council have given the green light for almost 800 new homes on the Inverness West Link distributor road just one day after it was opened.
The £55m West Link bypass in Inverness was officially opened yesterday by city Provost Helen Carmichael and two local primary school children.
Scotland is set for more freezing temperatures this morning after Dalwhinnie became the coldest place in the UK when the mercury plunged to -12.4C.
A determined Orkney father managed to save 14 children from a broken-down school bus while it was being lashed by waves during Storm Caroline.
Million pound improvement works to the Dornoch Firth Bridge that are nearing the halfway mark will lead to an overnight road closure later this month.
The redevelopment of the fire-ravaged centre of a Highland village square has its first business tenants.
Police Scotland are investigating after the sudden death of a 27-year-old man in Inverness over the weekend.
Scotland’s first ever crowdfunded bar has opened in Inverness.
A major project to dual a 15-mile stretch of the A9 estimated to cost £500 to £600million has undergone its third “positive” public consultation.
A new music studio set up off the coast of Lewis was officially opened yesterday.
Dozens of skiers flocked to the slopes of Glencoe Mountain yesterday to enjoy a “great” first official day of the new season.