An MSP has made a fresh call for rail links to the north-east to be restored.
Flood-hit councils could be slapped with huge tax bills from the Scottish Government - just for cleaning up after storms.
A campaign to save a Donside village’s bank from closure is gathering pace, with more than 500 people calling for a rethink.
The Scottish Government has been warned it would be "intolerable" if it failed to make major improvements at a notorious north-east road junction.
An Aberdeenshire post office will “temporarily” close next month after the postmistress resigned.
CRISIS-hit NHS Grampian was rocked yesterday by the shock resignation of its chairman.
Alex Salmond has defended the way the armed police controversy was handled and says the service should be applauded for listening to public concerns.
A north-east campaigner has warned health boards risk being taken to court for forcing mental health patients to undergo a controversial treatment.
MSPs have demanded to know whether a decision to give guns to police on routine patrol was publicly endorsed prior to its roll-out across Scotland.
Kenny MacAskill can expect to come under heavy fire today for allowing armed police to become a common sight on Scottish streets.
North-east GP practices are "creaking" under the growing workload caused by ageing patients and a growing population.
Scottish prisons still suffer from overcrowding and a lack of purposeful activities for inmates.
Police Scotland has agreed to stop the controversial practice of searching youngsters after a senior officer branded it "fairly indefensible".
The Scottish Police governing body has found no link between stop-and-searches and a fall in violent crime.
Armed police officers were deployed on the streets of the Highlands and Islands before the creation of the national police service'
North-east MSPs have stepped up the pressure on the Scottish Government to give more money to NHS Grampian.
Mental health campaigners have called for Scotland to follow the example of Ireland and ban the forced use of a controversial form of psychiatric treatment.
Alex Salmond has assured parliament that action has been taken to try and keep the peace at Scotland's newest prison.