Moray Council must find another £20million of cuts before 2021 - with communities warned they will have to take on even more responsibilities.
Moray Council’s chief executive has warned that “bold and courageous” decisions will need to be taken if the authority is to stave off bankruptcy.
Health and safety statistics collected by Moray Council have revealed a huge rise in the number of violent incidents involving school staff.
Education authorities in Moray have been urged not to use statistics as a “stick to beat staff over the head with” when judging the success of pupils.
Moray Council will spend up to £43,000 recruiting a new business support worker to deal with a growing amount of complaints within the education and social care department.
A Speyside councillor who has attended just four meetings in the last year while picking up his full £16,900 salary insists he is still fulfilling his elected role.
High-level talks have been held within Moray Council in an effort to save the region's failing school system.
A Highland League football club in Moray has won its bid for public cash despite concerns it has received too much already.
Education Scotland is poised to send in a team of inspectors after Moray Council threw out a plan to tackle "significant" concerns about the education system.
Financial support for charity shops across Moray has been pulled amid the council’s desperate efforts to balance the books.
Moray Council’s SNP administration is being pressed to write to the Scottish Government to warn of the “unprecedented strain” on services expected to be made by “devastating” cuts.
A motorist was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a horror five-vehicle crash last night.
Fears have been raised that Scottish Government officials could be drafted in to tackle Moray Council's looming budget crisis.
Moray's former council leader has urged his fellow councillors to take action as soon as possible to help solve the problem of the region's deteriorating school estate.
Moray Council has been warned to plough more investment into schools to stop buildings deteriorating.
Fresh calls have been made to merge schools in Moray - after it emerged some neighbouring buildings are running half empty.
Approval to construct an electrical substation to the south of Keith for the Moray West Wind Farm was granted yesterday.
Warnings have been issued that there could be a surge of pothole claims in Moray if the council continues to slash its road budget.
Financial chiefs have warned Moray Council that their plans to keep just £5million in reserves for emergencies will only cover half the annual “risks”.
A cash pot of more than £1.6million is being prepared to prevent buildings in a Moray town centre crumbling to a ruin.
A Moray petrol station has been granted a round-the-clock licence to sell food despite passionate objections from neighbours.
Doubts have been raised by Moray Council about the condition of a new road built for school construction traffic.
A senior Moray teacher believes the number of vacancies advertised for the region’s schools is masking the true scale of the recruitment crisis.
Auditors have warned the next six months are “critical” for Moray Council in its struggle to stave off bankruptcy.
Moray Council has been urged to take action to repair its crumbling schools - or risk losing out on £30million of funding.
The approval of a new gym in Elgin has prompted fears that attendances at Moray Leisure Centre could be driven down even further.
Audit Scotland has urged Moray councillors to cast aside their political differences in an attempt to overcome the region’s massive budget challenges.
Ousted members of the previous Moray Council administration have formed a new alliance that could see them hold the vital balance of power during crucial votes in the chamber.
Moray Council’s new SNP leadership has been criticised for spending hundreds of pounds on buying new furniture for administration offices.
More than £5.5million has been trimmed from Moray Council’s budget over the last year in “efficiency savings”.
A Moray secondary school has been trashed in a “mindless” vandalism spree.
Moray Council has been pressed to draw up urgent plans to review its school estate following the publication of damning Scottish Government statistics.