Retaining a 40mph speed limit through dualling roadworks on the A9 during the Christmas holidays has been branded "ridiculous" by a north MSP.
David Stewart MSP
Battle lines were being drawn last night amid claims that the Scottish Government is poised to scrap the economic development agency for the Highlands.
An Inverness pensioner has warned that lengthy waiting lists for cataract operations could leave scores of older people housebound.
An in-demand ferry will not be returning to the Mallaig to Armadale route this summer, a north MSP has been informed.
Highland and Island Enterprise and Skills Development Scotland have stepped in to support Baxters staff at risk of losing their jobs.
Transport chiefs at Holyrood are under pressure to help fund major repairs to the crumbling roads in the Highlands.
Bosses at mining giant Rio Tinto have met north politicians over fears the firm could shut down its operations in Lochaber.
An e-petition has been launched by Highlands and Islands Labour MSP David Stewart asking the public to support his Preserve Our Ness Islands campaign.
A north MSP has launched a campaign to protect one of Inverness's most popular walks from flooding.
Fresh concerns have been raised about so-called "boy racers" driving in the harbour area of Nairn.
Troubled airline Loganair has been urged to "come clean" over its reliability problems after the latest emergency involving a flight to the islands.
Transport minister Derek Mackay has admitted air travel to the Highlands and Islands has "got worse" on his watch.
A damning report has demanded better rail links between the north of Scotland and the central belt - and revealed the bill for the backlog of pothole repairs is running at hundreds of millions of pounds.
The number of fatal accidents on the A9 between Perth and Inverness has increased by more than a third since average speed cameras were introduced.
A north MSP has held talks with UK transport chiefs to try to win backing for an overhaul of the driving licence system.
A north MSP has said he has been "inundated" with complaints about delays on the A9 Inverness-Perth because of roadworks.
A freedom of information request by a road safety campaigning MSP has found that there have been 12 road accidents at busy trunk road junctions in Nairn.
Labour's new leader in Scotland has insisted the north and north-east will have a strong voice - despite her decision to appoint just one MSP from the region to her senior front bench team.
SNP ministers are being partly blamed for a reduction in ScotRail services across the country tomorrow.
Scotland’s transport minister has admitted there may be little he can do to force airlines to cut the price of fares between the mainland and the northern and Western Isles.
A north MSP was snubbed yesterday when he tried to visit a closure threatened centre in Inverness at the request of concerned staff.
Two Highland and Islands MSPs are calling for a inquiry into the awarding of the ScotRail franchise to Dutch-owned transport giant Abellio.
Transport Minister Derek Mackay has ruled out calls to increase the speed limit for heavy vehicles on a north-east trunk road by 10mph.
A Highland MSP claims he has the evidence showing that frontline officers are being forced to fill in for civilian support staff.
A north MSP has said he is "confident" that his campaign for the introduction of a graduated licence scheme for new drivers will win approval.
Efforts to restore an historic lighthouse on the banks of Loch Ness have been hailed as a major boost for tourism in the area.
A review has been ordered following concerns over the number of times the Skye Bridge has been closed by high winds in recent months.
A Highland MSP is hoping a specialist driving licence assessment service will be reintroduced in the region.
A Highland MSP is calling for a review to see what can be done to keep the Skye bridge open more often after it was closed an unprecedented number of times in recent months.
The frequent closure of the Skye Bridge because of high winds is damaging the local economy, a Highland MSP has claimed.
The north economy will benefit from plans to scrap air passenger duty (APD) for youngsters, according to a regional politician.