A former US president, an iconic video game character and the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz are just a few of the straw-filled residents in one north-east town.
Inspirational siblings Ailsa and Finn are getting their walking boots on for a Countryfile Ramble in Aberdeenshire, airing this Sunday.
An Orkney headteacher summited the highest mountain in Britain and raised £3,000 for cancer research, all in the memory of her dear friend.
Lollipop men and women are the unsung heroes of the road that play a vital role in keeping kids safe in the north and north-east.
For the first time in its almost 20-year history, the Inverness Film Festival features work from local students on the big screen.
After nine schools in North Ayrshire confirmed they will use facial recognition software to verify children's lunch payments, officials in the north and north-east have ruled the idea out completely.