Thousands of motorists in and around Inverness faced delays today as a late flurry of shoppers led to an increase in traffic on roads and footfall through retail premises doors.
North children are being invited to take part in what surely is a dream job - a toy-testing workshop in Inverness.
The finishing touches are being applied to upcoming north winter festivals before they are launched this week.
Hundreds lined the streets of Inverness tonight as a torchlight procession along Stephens Brae marked the beginning of the city’s annual Christmas light switch-on event.
The details of this year’s Christmas celebrations in Inverness have been revealed.
Oor Wullie fans across the Highlands are being called upon to help made a charity trail a resounding success.
An artist gave shoppers a live demonstration of her work yesterday as she began designing a sculpture for a charity trail.
An event raising awareness to epilepsy is to be held in the Eastgate Shopping Centre in Inverness tomorrow.
Architectural technology students from Inverness are helping to regenerate the city as part of their final year project.
Young shoppers in Inverness got the chance to get up close to some exotic animals yesterday.
Police are re-appealing for help to trace 14-year-old Tyler Barnes who has been reported missing from his home in the Elgin area.
Shoppers in the Eastgate Centre gave more than £55,000 to local causes over the festive period.
Plans for a new rooftop bar and restaurant at the north's largest shopping centre would add "vibrancy and vitality" to Inverness city centre.
Two Inverness teenagers who were reported missing have been traced safe and well.
Fire crews were called to Eastgate Shopping Centre after receiving reports of smoke coming from one of the shops.
Investment in commercial property in Scotland fell 11% to £2.12billion last year, hampered by a quiet fourth quarter, a new report says.
Ambitious plans to change the face of the biggest shopping centre in the Highlands have been unveiled by its new owners.
The tills were jingling in shopping centres across the north and north-east over the weekend as shoppers flocked in search of a late festive bargain.
The new owner of Eastgate Shopping Centre in Inverness has said it will continue with plans for a major revamp.
At the heart of Inverness is the city's largest undercover shopping centre - the Eastgate, which attracts thousands of visitors every day.
A Scottish charity offering respite to people with long-term medical conditions is holding an open day in Inverness today.
Moves to revamp the Highlands' biggest shopping centre could start later this year after plans to create three new restaurants were revealed.
The final hurdle has been overcome for plans to expand the Eastgate Shopping Centre in Inverness.
The biggest shopping mall in the Highlands is up for sale, with a price tag of £120million.
Major businesses based in Inverness city centre have objected to plans to expand two out of town retail parks.
Shoppers were out in force in the north and north east today on what is traditionally one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
With Christmas Day just under two weeks away, the north's premier shopping centre is gearing up for one of their busiest weekends of the year.
An anti social Christmas tree has been found guilty of keeping Inverness hotel guests awake through the night.
Plans to reintroduce a new multiplex cinema in Inverness city centre have been warmly welcomed by councillors.
Plans for a major expansion of the Highlands' biggest shopping mall, creating a new multiplex cinema, could take another step forward next week.