Scotland's mental health minister is facing calls to urgently review the detention of adults with autism and other learning difficulties at Carstairs.
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A north-east man who has been trapped in Carstairs for most of his adult life is just one of many victims of a "national tragedy", it has been claimed.
A north-east council's "rapidly-deteriorating" bridge network will cost at least £3.35 million to repair.
A Deeside castle has secured £100,000 of funding to help carry out major repair work.
Fly-tippers are going unpunished for spoiling the north-east’s scenic landscapes, new figures have revealed.
A north-east man who has had to wait more than a year for treatment for a painful condition has finally been given an appointment – after writing to Nicola Sturgeon.
New figures have revealed that fewer than 100 business rates appeals were resolved in the north and north-east last year – out of a total of 16,225.
A proposed new £2 billion Scottish National Investment Bank could become the “cornerstone” of the economy after it gets up and running next year, it has been claimed.
More than half of arthritis sufferers in the north-east are having to wait longer than the Scottish Government’s target after being referred for treatment.
Tourism Secretary Fiona Hyslop has hailed the “great potential” in plans to create the north-east’s own version of the North Coast 500 driving route.
The Scottish Government's decision to freeze the flood defence budget has sparked concerns at Holyrood the north-east might be vulnerable to future storms.
Andrew Liddle, Scottish Political Correspondent