Teams of volunteers will scour the UK's three highest peaks at the weekend collecting rubbish left behind by this summer's visitors.
Plans for up to 70 affordable homes on a former Lochaber school site have been changed halfway through a public exhibition due to the strength of local feeling against the layout.
The sister of the Highland student who died after a climbing accident on a Lochaber Munro at the weekend has launched a fundraising appeal for the local mountain rescue team in his memory.
Police in Lochaber are appealing for witnesses to an accident on the A82 Fort William to Glasgow road and two incidents in which parked cars were damaged.
A Highland student has died after falling more than 150ft while climbing in a Lochaber hills.
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The family and friends of a mountain rescue team member who was killed in a climbing accident have raised more than £7,000 for his remaining colleagues.
A row has broken out over the design of part of a new £16million Lochaber school, which locals claim looks like a prison.
A Highland community has begun fundraising to buy premises plans to resurrect its local cinema.
A new strategy for part of the Cairngorms National Park aims to ensure a "world-class" visitor experience while improving conservation in the area.
A climber has died after falling while climbing on a mountain near Ben Nevis yesterday .
More than 100 old agricultural vehicles - including around 50 Ferguson tractors - took part in a vintage rally in the Highlands at the weekend.
The popular Loopallu music festival proved a huge success at the weekend despite organisers almost pulling the plug on the event due to bad weather.
A remote Lochaber community is concerned that a planned reduction in out-of-hours (OOH) GP provision would put local people at risk.
Scotland's only emergency Coastguard tug came to the rescue of a drifting fishing boat when gale force winds prevented a lifeboat from helping it.
He has given comfort and companionship to the residents of "his" Lochaber care home.
A Lochaber community is being urged to log every near miss at a school crossing on a busy trunk road after Transport Scotland rejected its plea for a pelican crossing.
A new study is being carried out to look at the social and cultural importance of small airports to local communities.
Pupils from three Lochaber primary schools yesterday moved into the new £16million Caol Joint Campus.
People living close to a former Lochaber school are concerned that plans for a 70-home development on the site could result in the loss of a play park and the creation of a rat run.
The number of midges plaguing people taking part in outdoor pursuits this summer has shown a great variation across Scotland.
Fort William's new pontoons were used by cruise ship passengers for the first time yesterday .
Ambitious plans for a new £261,000 tourism development on the shore of Loch Linnhe that will create five new jobs in a rural area of Lochaber.
Plans to re-open Skye's airport have received a major boost after a new study showed it would be worth millions of pounds to the local economy.
Overnight road closures on the A82 Inverness to Glasgow road have been reduced after objections from a campaign group.
Firefighters freed two people from the wreckage of a car involved in a head-on crash on the A82 Fort William to Glasgow road last night.
A Moray man who became a champion cyclist after suffering a stroke seven years ago has completed a 500-mile ride to support a local disabled child.
A Lochaber mountain resort is holding its first ever Rescue Day next month to raise money for the local mountain rescue team (MRT).
More than 350 people from across the globe braved the elements to take part in the World Stone Skimming Championships on a tiny Argyll island yesterday .
A Lochaber community is to be offered the opportunity to take over ownership of a closure-threatened play area.
Family and friends of a Lochaber woman who died of skin cancer have donated more than £10,000 to buy equipment for local palliative care patients.
A new conservation area has been set up in the waters off the west of Scotland to help protect harbour porpoise.