A team of eight intrepid rowers are tackling a 100-mile journey from St Kilda to Skye in a 120-year-old boat to raise money for charity.
The heritage of the beautiful island of Colonsay will be the feature of a four-day conference on the island.
Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the A87 near Earlish, on Skye on Thursday.
A group of six basking sharks - Britain's biggest fish - have been spotted off the Isle of Tiree.
A fatal accident inquiry will be held later this year into the death of a Skye mountain guide.
Wildlife enthusiasts have been treated to two rare sightings off the west coast in the past two days.
An explosives team will attended a remote beach on Skye this afternoon to deal with an unexploded grenade.
One of Scotland's most remote schools welcomed its first children in three years yesterday.
A naval explosives disposal crew is en route to the Isle of Skye after a member of the public discovered a live grenade on the island's shore.
A fishing vessel which ran aground off the west Highland coast was saved from sinking by a lifeboat crew.
Tobermory lifeboat rescued a fishing vessel which ran aground on rocks off Ardnamurchan Point on Saturday.
An emergency was sparked at an island's airport today when a plane crashed into a fence after landing.
Mallaig lifeboat was called out to assist a charter yacht with six people on board, which ran aground on rocks in a Skye loch yesterday afternoon.
A small earthquake has hit the isle of Mull. The 0.5 magnitude tremor was recorded at 1.34am today.
A shepherd and boatman died after falling overboard while taking a visitor to a privately owned island in the Inner Hebrides.
An island school will welcome its first children in three years after a newly arrived family called a halt to being taught by video lessons from a neighbouring isle.
A mass dance will close the Skye Bridge tomorrow as part of the Big Dance Pledge and the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
A Tiree man has gone on trial accused of sexually abusing four girls aged from three to 12.
A disused primary school on Skye could become a community pub, hostel and art gallery.
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An emergency weight restriction has been placed on a bridge near Kingussie following inspection. Highland Council said the B970 Ruthven Bridge will be restricted to vehicles under three tonnes.