Scottish folk group Manran are to take to the stage in the north-east to mark the return of a Moray music festival.
Here we take a look at some of the latest standout planning applications submitted to and determined by Moray Council.
Our reporters have been sitting in courtrooms across the north and north-east this week and covered a wide variety of cases.
Police are attempting to track down two men and the vehicle used as part of a £150,000 raid of Glenfarclas distillery on Speyside.
The north-east and Highlands are leading the way in a UK petition calling for a reduction in fuel tax as MPs prepare to debate the matter on Monday night.
A former party colleague of the new Moray Council convener says he is "not a fit and proper person" to hold the role.