Panoramic footage has revealed the scale of massive wind farms which are gradually encircling Loch Ness, and which objectors have warned will destroy tourism.
A9 Inverness to Dunblane
Ness anglers have forced the Scottish Government to amend planned changes to the conservation status of the River Ness system.
A businessman was placed on the sex offenders register and ordered to carry out 120 hours of unpaid community work for possessing child porn in the Highlands.
The controversial A9 average speed cameras have been hailed for cutting road deaths and serious injuries 18 months after they went live.