Highland Council’s £2.28m overspend from the last financial year will be funded from its dwindling reserves, prompting criticism from Opposition councillors.
A man has been left in a life-threatening condition after the vehicle he was travelling in yesterday evening left the road and ended up in a nearby stream.
Highland Council’s opposition SNP party scored a number of approvals for their own budget measures.
A £1.2 million specialist housing development aiming to keep more elderly and disabled in their home Wester Ross village was last night welcomed.
Highland Council has agreed to ‘rachet up’ its plans to combat dangerous rock fall on the Stromeferry Bypass.
The dangers run on a daily basis by travellers on the A890 Stromeferry Bypass have been highlighted in this year’s inspection of the sheer rock face on the landward side of the road and railway line to Kyle of Lochalsh.
A cyclist has claimed a Highland level crossing on the North Coast 500 route needs to be made safer after three people were taken to hospital in recent months.