A leading Highland councillor has defended the local authority's trips abroad - saying he has been "overwhelmed" by the response from overseas hosts.
Councillor Drew Millar
North school pupils performed strongly in their exams, with more achieving five Highers in one sitting than last year.
The head teacher of the new Lochaber Gaelic primary school, Bun-Sgoil Ghàidhlig Loch Abar, has received the keys to the Highlands’ second purpose-built Gaelic school.
The civilian watchdog for Police Scotland has been accused of taking a "backward step" after it emerged the board is to reverse a policy of meeting around the country.
Replacement of a Skye primary school should go be at the top of the council's priority list because of its deteriorating state, a council said yesterday.
Five breakaway Highland councillors have formed their own group - claiming they will fight to protect communities throughout the region.
A senior Liberal Democrat councillor has resigned from the party after sharing material from an extreme right wing organisation online.
The people of Skye will have to wait even longer for a new supermarket in Portree after councillors deferred their decision on two proposed new stores.