The Princess Royal has received an honorary degree for a lifetime of charity work - from her sister-in-law, the Duchess of Rothesay.
More than £35,000 has been raised towards a legal fight to stop logging in a forest used by critically endangered wildcats.
Hundreds of party-goers gathered in Aberdeen to bring in 2020 in style.
Day centre rallies families, community and even local hotel to boost P&J minibus competition chances
Staff at an Aberdeen day centre are urging locals to help them win a new minibus to make their clients feel part of the community again.
A teacher will go on trial next year accused of assaulting a pupil.
The first part of a new fundraising art trail which will light up the north-east has been decorated.
Liberal Democrat Alistair Carmichael has been re-elected to represent Orkney for the sixth time since 2001.
Angus MacNeil has held the Western Isles for the SNP after more than doubling his majority.
Officials tasked with looking after Scottish heraldry have told the "Lord of Lochaber" to stop using a “fraudulent document” detailing how he is allowed to use the title.
EXCLUSIVE: Defence Secretary Ben Wallace admits he was ‘speaking rubbish’ about gay people in military causing ‘sexual friction’
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace has admitted he was speaking “rubbish” two decades ago when he said allowing gay people to serve in the military would cause “sexual friction”.
After a chilly autumn walk at Crathes Castle, some food was in order to warm us up.
The 2014 League Cup success was Stewart Milne’s only trophy win during his time as Aberdeen chairman.
Several other long-standing members of the board will also step down at next month’s annual meeting.
Aberdeen Football Club has confirmed that vice-chairman Dave Cormack will take the helm in a major shake-up of the board - paving the way for a new partnership with US Major League Soccer club Atlanta United.
Young people are being encouraged to sign up to take part in an upcoming charity initiative.
The historic Fort George military barracks in the Highlands could still be saved from the axe, it can be revealed.
A father-of-two has been jailed for five years after he was caught with a gun and £33,000 of drugs.
From stunning scenery, striking architecture, beautiful coastlines, fantastic local businesses to a bustling arts and entertainment offering, we believe the north-east has a lot to be proud of.
Former first minister Alex Salmond has appeared in court accused of attempted rape and a string of sexual assaults.
The artist behind the Kelpies has revealed his latest creation - a 16ft bear in tribute to Scots naturalist John Muir.
Transport Scotland has agreed to meet residents of a Mearns community concerned about safety at a busy junction.
An Aberdeenshire Cricket Club professional who fell critically ill this summer is making the first signs of recovery.
Serial thief told mourner he needed a lift because his girlfriend was in labour… Then stole her handbag
A serial thief has been jailed after he told a mourner he needed a lift to the hospital because his girlfriend was in labour – and then stole her handbag.
A horse left for dead in a field is now helping injured war veterans and troubled youngsters heal their wounds and rebuild their lives.
A journalist described as a “force of nature” by colleagues has died, aged 48.
Care worker who spent £4,000 of vulnerable woman’s money on her own shopping given one last chance to pay it back
A care worker who took almost £4,000 from a vulnerable woman has been given a month to pay it back - or face jail.
Inspirational youngsters and newspaper delivery veterans have been honoured at a special awards ceremony.
A leading tourism body is appealing for volunteers to help showcase the best of the north-east.
Aberdeen FC manager Derek McInnes has picked up three points after being taken to court over an unpaid speeding fine.
They light up the coastline and provide reassurance and comfort to those at sea.
A group of Aberdeen residents are still waiting to find out if they will be forced to leave their homes.
A building firm has been ordered to demolish a newly-built £250,000 home.