Schools, libraries and bus services across Aberdeenshire will all be hit by swinging council cuts.
Council chiefs claim a drastic overhaul of local government finance is needed if they are to cope with increasingly tough economic times.
A north-east council has refused to rule out cutting jobs as it attempts to overcome a gaping deficit of almost £30 million.
Aberdeenshire's finance chiefs have made repeated calls for more powers to be devolved to local government.
Aberdeenshire councillors have approved the extension of a contract for a wireless radio service to public sector sites in the region.
The latest part of the “transformational” Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route is expected to open tomorrow.
Cyclists are being given the chance to ride on the new Aberdeen bypass before they are banned from the road when it opens.
Plans for future of Aberdeenshire Council offices were never going to be ‘universally popular’, leader says
Controversial plans to keep the authority’s headquarters in Aberdeen were never going to be “unanimously” popular, the council leader has said.
An Aberdeenshire native is to return home to take the reins of the region’s education department.
A north-east council shelled out more than £370,000 on a sports and leisure trust which never saw the light of day.
A cash-strapped council will have to find £20million to balance the books over the next year.
Aberdeenshire Conservatives were celebrating yesterday after keeping hold of a council seat and winning the Inverurie by-election.
The new council administration has made a commitment to defend north-east entrepreneurs in the ongoing business rates row.
A row broke out in Aberdeenshire Council's chambers yesterday as a new co-leader was elected in the wake of the Legogate scandal.
A leading Aberdeenshire councillor has called for a private report into the conduct of the local authority's co-leader to be made public.
Aberdeenshire Council's co-leader has been urged to stand down after ditching a North Sea jobs conference in disgust at his digs.
A north-east councillor has faced criticism after abandoning a North Sea jobs conference in disgust at his accommodation.
Opposition councillors were accused of "mischief-making" yesterday after claiming Aberdeenshire Council's priorities for the next three years had not been unanimously agreed.
The SNP has seized control of Aberdeenshire - three years after becoming the biggest group within the authority.
The leader of Aberdeenshire Council accused opposition councillors of "making it up as they go along" last night as a new SNP-led administration made its final preparations for a leadership bid today.
Aberdeenshire Council's largest political group edged closer to a power grab yesterday after formally teaming up with a newly-formed alliance.
Aberdeenshire Council's SNP group will enter talks with fellow opposition members in an attempt to seize control of the authority.
The leader of Aberdeenshire's main opposition group has not ruled out making a power grab.
The former deputy leader of Aberdeenshire Council launched a scathing attack on the "poisonous" administration yesterday.
The leader of the main opposition to the current Aberdeenshire Council administration is willing to take the reigns at the local authority.
Council chiefs in Aberdeenshire have warned that communities may have to help run local services as they battle to balance their books.
Leaders at Aberdeenshire Council have called for an alternative to council tax that would give the authority more control of its finances.
Aberdeenshire council chiefs claim they "don't understand the logic" behind four Scottish authorities dropping out of a local government umbrella body.
Youngsters from 11 primaries joined pupils at the Gordon Schools in Huntly for some education of a different kind in the latest of Seafood Scotland's Seafood in Schools roadshows.
Aberdeenshire Council's revenue budget for the financial year passed today after being backed by the majority of councillors at Woodhill House.
Fraserburgh has been awarded thousands of pounds in Lottery funding towards restoring its historic town-centre.