A Highland charity is celebrating its most successful charity abseil after harnessing the power of thrill-seekers to raise tens of thousands of pounds to benefit sick children in hospital.
Seaforth House in Golspie received a glowing report from the Care Inspectorate in two of the new standards after an unannounced visit earlier this year.
Health Secretary Jeane Freeeman has pledged a “comprehensive response” to concerns about the birth of twin babies 50 miles apart in Golspie and Inverness.
An Inverness resident is calling for more chronic pain specialists across the north to provide support for the region's only consultant.
Tourists and residents young and old were enjoying visiting the newly installed Oor Wullie sculptures in and around Aberdeen yesterday.
Highland Council is inviting communities to offer their thoughts and opinions on a draft strategy to improve five town and village centres in Caithness and east Sutherland.
Members of the public are to be asked their thoughts on how Highland town centres can be improved.
Emergency services flocked to Dornoch in their droves after an explosion-like sound was reported on the town's Castle Street.
Emergency services are currently dealing with a two vehicle collision on the A9. The incident involving a Ford Fiesta and a Range Rover occurred shortly before 10.45am near Golspie. Police are currently at the scene with paramedics believed to be onroute to the scene. More to follow.
Two Highland supermarkets and an office have signed up for a scheme designed to keep vulnerable people safe
Two Highland supermarkets and a citizens advice bureau have agreed to become Keep Safe locations.
NHS Highland is to review the case of a mother who gave birth to premature twin boys in two different hospitals 52 miles apart.
Thousands of Sutherland residents were give the opportunity to vote for their desired flag design following public backlash for the commitee's original choice.
A fight in a Golspie house led to one man being treated in hospital for a knife wound to his leg and another sustaining a cut hand.
The county of Sutherland finally has its own flag after thousands of local residents voted to choose the design.
Voting is off to a flying start to find an official Sutherland flag, with hundreds of people registering their favourite from four designs in the first 24 hours.
Repairs have been carried out to power lines across the north of Scotland to fix damage caused by gorse fires.
Highland councillor praises ‘truly remarkable’ level of support from north communities as emergency services battled wildfire
A senior Highland councillor has praised the “truly remarkable” level of support shown by the north communities to the emergency services as firefighters finally defeated a blazing wildfire which took hold in Sutherland.
Emergency water tankers are being deployed across Scotland as round-the-clock work to ease the “unprecedented” shortages continues.
Fire crews battling the remnants of a devastating fire in the Highlands for a third day have finally brought the inferno under control.
More than 50 firefighters, seven fire engines and a number of specialist resources continue to tackle Golspie wildfire for the third day.
Firefighters from across the Highlands are remaining at the scene of a raging wildfire in Golspie for a third day as the flames are finally brought under control.
Fire crews revealed they were dealing with a “complex and challenging” incident as they battled for a second day to contain a wildfire in the Highlands.
Residents and local businesses rallied around at the weekend to provide support to the emergency services battling the wildfire.
Police in the Highlands are warning residents of smoke hazards as fire crews continue to battle a nearby wildfire.
More than 50 firefighters remain at the scene of a large wildfire at Ben Bhraggie for a second day as residents are advised to keep windows and doors shut.
Fire crews have been working through the night in an attempt to extinguish a wildfire in the Highlands.
An exhibition is to go on display at the Lawson Memorial Hospital this week to celebrate the 70th birthday of NHS Scotland.
Two soldiers from the islands who died in WWI are to be honoured by their former university.
A community in the Highlands has been left in shock after two flags flying to celebrate the centenary of the Royal Air Force were stolen by vandals.
A 48-year-old man appeared in private at Tain Sheriff Court yesterday in connection with an assault in a Sutherland town on Sunday.
College chiefs have teed up what is believed to be a unique partnership in the golfing world that has seen students take over the running of the pro shop at a Highland course.
Armed police officers were seen on the A835 near the Tore Roundabout on Sunday evening as a man was arrested in connection with an assault in Golspie.