With the Northern Lights visible to see tonight, here is our amateurs guide to photographing the famous aurora borealis.
A proposed shake-up of council wards in local authorities covering Scotland’s islands has taken a step forward.
Poignant commemorations are to take place in Orkney to mark the 50th anniversary.
Nearly £20,000 has been raised for the family who runs the Fair Isle Bird Observatory after their home and possessions were destroyed in the fire that left the renowned research facility in ruins.
Shetland firm Laurence Odie Knitwear has become employee-owned as its founder looks towards retirement.
The roads infrastructure on the isle of Mull is to receive a £1 million facelift.
Police have named the man who died in a house fire in Shetland almost two weeks ago as 48-year-old Ross Grant from Lerwick.
A prize minibus which was sought after by communities across the north and north-east will soon make its way across the Pentland Firth after being won by an Orkney sports group.
A north tax expert has urged caution over a tourism levy for the Highlands.
The remaining wrecks from the scuttling of the German High Seas Fleet in Scapa Flow have been examined and recorded as the centenary of the event approaches.
More than £820,000 worth of drugs have been seized in a four-week operation in the Highlands and Islands.
Police in the Highlands and Islands have seized drugs worth more than £820,000 during a four week period over January and February.
No scheduled flights will take place between Oban and the islands for at least six weeks from May 15.
Lifeline flights from Oban Airport to the Argyll isles are in jeopardy, signalling “disaster” for fragile island communities.
Multi-million-selling singer songwriter KT Tunstall and award-wining duo The Shires are the latest headliners to be announced for Stornoway’s summer festival.
Two new tug boats worth £6.1million each are making their way to serve Orkney.
A community transport group on Barra already does good work around the island.
The Western Isles were dealt a serious jobs blow yesterday when Talktalk announced it is to close its site in Stornoway.
New waste water treatment works are being proposed for the isle of Seil to replace the current “insufficient” and “damaging” system.
A row has broken out among members of an island trust involved with the biggest turbine development in the Western Isles.
Scottish MPs have given their verdict following the latest Brexit vote in Westminster last night.
Police have been forced to pay out almost £54,000 in repair bills over the past three years after their vehicles were vandalised.
The passion of nearly 1,000 Shetlanders for their Viking heritage burned bright last night for the spectacular climax to Up Helly Aa.
A cash reward has been offered after a laptop containing precious survey data from the famous sunken battleship Royal Oak was stolen in Orkney.
Residents in the Western Isles are embracing the dark winter nights as they launch their first Hebridean Dark Skies Festival.
MSPs have expressed fears that Scottish Government plans to cut fuel poverty do not reflect the harsh reality of living on islands and in remote areas.
Police in the Western Isles are appealing for information following a break-in at a fishing lodge in the Grimersta area on the west side of Lewis.
A terrifying catalogue of classroom violence against teaching staff in the Western Isles has been revealed.
She is a welcome sight on one of the most remote postal routes in the country.
Orkney has beaten dramatic Eden and the picturesque Cotswolds to be crowned the best place to live in the UK.
Scientists have made an explosive discovery about a volcanic eruption on Skye which is likely to have caused major changes in the world’s climate.
Community representatives on Mull and Iona have written to Argyll and Bute Council demanding it take action over the poor condition of Craignure Pier.