Everyone knows the North-east, like many places, has a serious drugs problem. Lives have been lost, families torn apart and communities blighted by the impact of heroin and cocaine.
An old vinery will be brought back to life after councillors agreed to lease it to a north-east social enterprise.
Every morning, Lorainne Moar readies herself for another 3.2 mile trek, climbing to the top of Aberdeenshire hill Bennachie.
A 23-year-old woman who claimed to have Covid-19 spat at police officers and threatened to infect them.
An Aberdeenshire horse welfare centre will be keeping its doors closed until changes are made to Covid restrictions.
A group of pupils at Elrick Primary School are self-isolating after a small number of Covid cases have been confirmed.