Dr Andrea Woolner said yesterday she was “absolutely delighted” to discover she had been awarded a PhD at Aberdeen University.
A greedy starling has been saved after getting stuck in a bird feeder.
Aberdeenshire Council could run out of money as it bids to deliver a new multi-million-pound community campus for Peterhead.
An inquiry is to be held into the death of a convicted murderer who died at a north-east super jail.
A young father of two who tried to help his friend avoid police detection by claiming a mass brawl was taking place in a north-east village has been jailed.
Community groups in the north-east have been handed a share of more than £5,000.
The tender for a major regeneration project in Peterhead has gone live.
An 800ft trench in the Moray Firth could be given a special government designation to protect the sea creatures which dwell there.
The former boss of the group charged with boosting the fortunes of Peterhead town centre is to open a cafe just yards from his former shop.
An area of overgrown woodland in Peterhead has been transformed into an adventure park where locals can participate in survival training.
Major repairs to a busy north-east route are to be carried out overnight this week.
The RNLI has praised the remaining Peterhead crew after several members were axed due to internal row.
Work has started to refurbish a run-down Blue Toon park and make it fully accessible.
A north-east business has lodged a retrospective planning application after being ordered to stop demolishing a listed building.
A Peterhead woman has been busy with her own knitted commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.
‘I simply cannot understand why anyone would do this’: Shock after vandals smeared dog mess over equipment at north-east play park
Vandals who smeared dog mess over swings and slides at a north-east play park have been branded “disgusting".
‘Connor was always smiling and laughing’: Parents pay tribute after teenager loses battle with sepsis
The family of a Peterhead teenager who suffered from cerebral palsy have said he will be remembered for his smile.
A long-awaited new police station in Peterhead could be open by early next year.
A north-east lifeboat has been stood down over “personal rivalries and historic disagreements” among the crew.
Peterhead lifeboat has been suspended due to "personal rivalries and "historic disagreements" among its crew.
A derelict Peterhead building will be on the market once again in a last ditch attempt to find a buyer for the council property.
A Peterhead man has been fined after finding a woman's lost purse and using her bank card to buy himself alcohol.
Peterhead will draw on inspiration from Aberdeen in an effort to breathe new life into the town centre.
A planning meeting was waylaid by an unusual argument about bricks yesterday - with council bosses accused of "making mountains out of molehills" when it comes to the importance of the building materials.
A north-east superjail will host an open day this month in an attempt to tackle its staffing crisis.
An internationally-acclaimed film director has returned to his former secondary school to inspire drama-loving youngsters.
The business park surrounding Invernettie Roundabout at the entrance to Peterhead could be poised to undergo further expansion.
Plans have been unveiled to build a new church in Peterhead.
A north-east man has completed an unusual feat by building what is believed to be his community's first ever fishing boat constructed without any advance planning.
A toilet seat and an anchor were among the 4.38 tonnes of rubbish removed by volunteers from a waste-plagued Peterhead beach.
A man has been jailed for four months after forging a letter from his doctor to dodge court.
A Peterhead nursery group has decorated a special Oor Wullie for charity and plastered it with logos of the town's businesses.