A north-east councillor who flouted the authority's planning rules to improve his own shopfront has been allowed to keep the changes he made.
The members of a council committee forced to consider a planning application submitted by one of their colleagues accepted they were taking the "cop out" option of passing the buck.
North-east councillor ‘physically sick’ at ‘categorically untrue’ allegations of inappropriate behaviour
A north-east councillor claims he has been made the victim of "seriously vicious rumours" after "categorically untrue" allegations about inappropriate behaviour emerged.
The hotel immortalised by the Burt Lancaster film Local Hero will close its doors for what could be the final time in August.
A community, which has been badly affected by a landslip, was disrupted again yesterday after a night of heavy rain brought more debris down over the road.
The residents of a picturesque north east community blighted by a December landslip have been told the long-awaited clear-up could finally be on the horizon.
Concerns have been raised about the safety of residents in a north-east village after a council works van was spotted parked overnight underneath a landslip.
The council will arrange a meeting with Gardenstown residents and a landowner in the hope of finding a way forward for the landslip-hit community.
A north-east road will remain closed despite calls to allow fishermen vital access to the harbour.
A councillor has called for urgent talks about school transport safety.
A bus driver has been warned he faces jail if he continues to stalk a north-east councillor and his family.
A north-east councillor has called for urgent upgrade work to a country road after a woman had to be airlifted to hospital following a car crash.
A north-east councillor was last night angered that a decision on whether or not Macduff retains its night watchmen could be taken out of his hands.
A north-east skipper has invited Aberdeenshire Council bosses to experience what life would be like without harbour watchmen.
North-east councillors will appeal to bank bosses to reconsider closing branches across their communities.
Aberdeenshire Council's SNP-led administration is facing an uncertain future after the resignation of a north-east councillor.
Hopes that a busy north-east junction could be improved have been dashed - as Aberdeenshire Council does not think the work is a priority.
Young farmers across the north-east have secured a funding reprieve after an agreement was reached with the Scottish Government.
A north-east politician, at the centre of a controversy over the conduct of local authority officers, has called for Aberdeenshire Council to get its act together.
A tiny village medical practice has been saved after the community stepped in to make sure patients can pick up vital prescriptions.
A £330,00 upgrade to a primary school in Macduff has been pulled at the eleventh hour to save money with parents and teachers left "shocked" at the decision.
The race is on to save a north-east landmark from crumbling.
The future of a leisure development in the north-east was in doubt last night after supermarket giant Tesco scrapped plans for a new store in Banff.
A plan to safeguard the future of a popular viewpoint and walking path in a north-east town has been unveiled.
A north-east councillor has called for "unachievable" regeneration projects to be shelved in favour of supporting one of the region's top tourist attractions.