A major refurbishment is underway at a power station in the Western Isles.
A number of assets throughout the north will soon be in the hands of local communities, thanks to a Scottish Land Fund Investment of more than £1million.
A quartet of newborn seal pups had to be rescued from islands off the west coast after being separated from their mothers during storms.
Council inspectors seized a horse living in its owner's front room just hours before a strategy to avoid it "from being lifted" could be implemented, a court heard yesterday.
A funding boost announced yesterday aims to help young people in the islands find work.
Councillors in the Western Isles have been warned that savings of up to £20million may be needed over the next few years.
The long-serving leader of the Western Isles Council SNP group has chosen to stand down.
An urgent plea has been made to islanders to open their doors ahead of the Western Isles' largest music festival.
The tragic deaths of three people in separate house fires within a five week period in the Western Isles has prompted an improvement review into a community remote alarm system.
The start of a major £5.5 million regeneration of the Lews Castle grounds in Stornoway could be underway within months despite a funding shortfall.
An X Factor finalist loves the Highlands and Islands so much she is returning to the area for an award-winning festival.
A revised Highland Council five-year Gaelic plan will go out to public consultation from next week.
A water scheme in the Outer Hebrides which was shelved at the last minute in March because of cost is set to go ahead on a reduced scale.
A raft of new measures to protect and empower the islands have been hailed as a "historic milestone" for remote communities.
A kayaker has been airlifted to hospital after capsizing between Skye and the mainland.
An unmanned aircraft crashed into the sea while undergoing trials off the Western Isles.
Fears have been raised about capacity on the busiest ferry route serving the Western Isles.
Today's result was the fourth time SNP MP Angus MacNeil, who was the chairman of the influential Commons all-party international trade committee in the last Parliament, has won the Western Isles seat having first claimed it in 2005.
Almost £750,000 is being spent to upgrade the electricity network in the Western Isles.
Angus MacNeil held Na h-Eileanan an Iar for the SNP but with a greatly reduced majority and with the shadow of Manchester hanging over the result.
A new carbon neutral facility has been opened by a South Uist learning centre for use as a furniture recycling and training project.
A former Harris Tweed weaver - who is unable to work because of an injury - is still having to pay water charges for his empty premises.
Barra prayed yesterday for the recovery of Eilidh MacLeod's friend and classmate Laura MacIntyre as she continues to make progress in hospital.
Special Ariana Grande song played as family and friends say goodbye to “gifted” and “beautiful” Eilidh
A “special” Ariana Grande song was played at the first funeral of a Manchester terror victim, who has been brought to her home in the Outer Hebrides.
A super-yacht with a rare pedigree cruised into the Western Isles yesterday, sparking a frenzy of interest about who might be aboard.
A grief-stricken islands community will gather today to bury the first of the Manchester terror attack victims.
Extra ferry journeys have been made available to help hundreds of mourners attend the funeral of the 14-year-old schoolgirl from Barra who died in the Manchester terror attack.
An unexpected mini-boom of work enjoyed by a Western Isles renewable energy yard has created a headache of finding enough trained workers and locating accommodation for them.
People of all faiths and beliefs have been united and transfixed by last moth's attack on youngsters attending a pop concert where 14-year-old Eilidh MacLeod from Barra tragically died.
The family of the 14-year-old schoolgirl from Barra who died in the Manchester terror attack hope her funeral can be held next week
A drink driver who drove while nearly five times the legal alcohol limit has been sentenced.