Kintore nursery has been praised for its high standard of childcare.
A new interim manager will begin at a Portsoy care home on Monday after the latest inspection raised concerns.
Council chiefs have vowed “we can and will do better” after their Portsoy care home received damning criticism from inspectors.
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.
A crippling staffing crisis at the north-east’s only prison has resulted in inmates being left in their cells for up to 23 hours a day.
The rapid response to a crack found in a North Sea helicopter last week was a “very good example” of the inspection system working well, aviation chiefs said yesterday.
Councillors have been encouraged to endorse the efforts of a north-east school that led to its good inspection rating.
A school has been ordered to make improvements after being branded “weak” in several areas by inspectors.
Parents have been informed that an Elgin nursery has failed to improve its practices after being branded “weak” in a previous inspection.
Inspectors have given a Moray school and nursery a positive report with staff praised for their ability to work as a team.
A popular north-east playbarn has been praised for its “continuous improvement”, two years after suffering a drop in its grading.
Staff shortages at an Aberdeen psychiatric hospital have been holding back and delaying care, an inspection has found.
A Moray primary school, whose future was recently described as “unsustainable”, has been praised by inspectors for its “articulate” and “proud” pupils.
A hospital which caters for pensioners has been told it must improve by inspectors.
The Queen was greeted by crowds of well-wishers outside Balmoral Castle yesterday when she arrived to commence her summer break in Deeside.
Inspectors found bloodstained theatre tables and heavily contaminated bins in an unannounced visit to Raigmore Hospital, a report has revealed.
A rural Moray nursery group has earned a glowing report from inspectors, who say they observed a "particularly motivated" set of youngsters being kindly looked after by staff.
Two Aberdeenshire nurseries have been praised by inspectors for their impressive work in nurturing children.
A troubled Moray care home has made strides since its last review - though inspectors say there remains room for improvement.