Transport Secretary Michael Matheson visited the AWPR today.
The long-awaited AWPR that circumnavigates Aberdeen city centre is set to open in a few days time.
A 76-year-old man has died following a house fire at The Leys in Macduff.
Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes has criticised the Dons supporter who racially abused Celtic winger Scott Sinclair during the Betfred Cup final at Hampden.
Aberdeen Music Hall will today throw open its doors to the public for the first time in almost three years.
Calls are being made for stricter regulation of the scallop dredging industry after footage was captured of a protected seabed near Oban which has been illegally dredged.
Dozens of residents in the Leachkin area of the city have been questioned by police exactly one week on from the disappearance of missing teenager Jade McGrath.
It has now been more than three weeks since Aberdeen teenager Liam Smith disappeared without a trace.
The Aberdeen bypass contractors yesterday said the Stonehaven, Charleston and Craibstone stretch of the dual-carriageway will open next week as they also admitted the entire project has cost more than £1 billion.
The Aberdeen bypass contractors have said the Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston stretch of the dual-carriageway will open next week as they admitted the entire project has cost more than £1 billion.
Close to 2,000 blood donations are needed in the north of Scotland between now and Christmas to ensure the region’s vital stocks do not run out.
Classmates of missing schoolboy Liam Smith are being offered counselling as the search for him enters its third week.
A man dressed as Jesus is wanted by police investigating a stolen statue at a Perth restaurant.
Oil and gas tycoon Sir Ian Wood has revealed ambitions to transform the north-east as a global adventure destination - and give a boost to key industries such as fishing and hospitality.
It is now two weeks since anyone has seen missing Aberdeen teenager Liam Smith.
A Highland councillor has welcomed improvements to two level crossings in Dingwall as the long-awaited programme of works is completed.
It's been dubbed the best Christmas advert of all time.
High winds and torrential downpours have been forecast across Scotland this week as the country braces itself for Storm Diana.
Scotrail is preparing customers for a new fleet of trains by demonstrating their unique features in an online video.
A Cullen cafe owner has become a unique world champion.
Aberdeen’s beach front was transformed into a racetrack yesterday as filming continued for a new blockbuster.
Christmas arrived early in Aberdeen last night with the switch-on of the city's Castlegate tree and grand opening of the its “biggest and best” festive village so far.
Police are in attendance at Marischal Gardens in Aberdeen following the discovery of the body of a man.
Aberdeen’s new £333 million conference centre is fuelling fresh interest in one of the biggest oil and gas industry exhibitions on the international calendar.
Two seven-foot monoliths - representing both sides of the Great Glen - have been unveiled on the banks of the River Ness in the Highland capital.
Police searching for a missing teenager will focus on a part of Aberdeenshire today after confirming that he took a bus to a rural village on Saturday.
Around 35 firefighters are tackling a blaze at an old primary school in Inverkeithing.
Retired Moray lorry driver faces having to part with vast collection of memorabilia to pay for his own care
A retired lorry driver in Moray faces parting with his beloved collection of memorabilia in order to pay for his own care.
Theresa May has opened up about her relationship with Scotland and Northern Ireland First Ministers in a social media get-together.
Engineers have drafted in a drone to fly cable across a Highland river, as part of their efforts to build a full-fibre broadband network.
Aberdeen's new exhibition centre will open next summer and could put the city on the map as a "cultural destination".
Aberdeen has been named as the home of a new air ambulance which is expected to save countless lives across the north and north-east.