A proposal to take over a 500-year-old Mearns mill and transform it into an historic visitor attraction has been dismissed by planners.
Some people are daunted by adversity and wither in its glare; others take the attitude that setbacks exist to be negotiated.
A key section of a coastal path taking in some of the most beautiful seaside views in Aberdeenshire has been repaired and rejuvenated by a community group.
Four Aberdeenshire pupils have piped their way onto a hugely popular traditional music album.
Tourism chiefs are rallying together to protect a neglected but beloved coastal path from being lost completely.
A Mearns artist believes painting helped her win her battle with a rare cancer.
A community group has claimed a north-east coastal village's roads have been neglected by roads bosses and are now covered in potholes.
Fire crews were called to a blaze at an Aberdeenshire school this morning.
When Carole Duvall arrived at Brawliemuir farm with her husband, Stephen, and the couple’s two small children, she never imagined that the sprawling home would turn into a successful family business.
Councillors have rubber stamped a £1.7million plan to breathe new life into a 500 year-old Mearns landmark - creating a new destination for day-trippers.
Big-hearted villagers who helped a team of volunteers get a historic fishing boat back in the water have been honoured for their efforts.
This is the moment a historic north-east fishing boat went back to sea almost two weeks after suffering major damage during a freak accident.
A historic north-east fishing boat that was almost "completely flooded" after toppling in a Mearns port will remain in situ until temporary repairs have been carried out.
A massive salvage operation has been launched to save a historic north-east fishing boat that capsized at a bustling harbour festival.
An historic fishing boat was blown over in a north-east harbour in high winds yesterday.
A group of youngsters are hosting a photography exhibition at a restored north-east lifeboat house this week.
Councillors will next week decide whether to back redeveloping an Aberdeenshire coastal village's only church into homes.
A relieved north-east couple were back home at the weekend after they became stranded at a crisis-hit Egyptian holiday resort.
A north-east couple will be among the relieved British tourists flying home later today after being stranded for several day.
A bid to buy an Aberdeenshire village's only church and bring it into the hands of the community has failed - despite a "valiant attempt" by residents.
One of the best-loved teachers at a north-east school will be remembered by staff and pupils at a memorial service this month.
Residents in an Aberdeenshire community face a four-mile journey for funerals and Remembrance Sunday services after the only church in the village was put up for sale.
A man was injured in a car crash on a north-east road earlier this morning.
What may be the last fishing vessel of its kind built in Scotland has been launched at a north-east harbour by a team of veteran boatbuilders.
Three Mearns churches are among the 12 groups who have been awarded a share of £85,000 from a community wind turbine fund.
Aberdeenshire councillors have backed plans for £94,000 of harbour works in the Mearns.
A trio of veteran north-east shipbuilders have completed a seven-year labour of love to construct what may be the last fishing vessel of its kind.
A frail pensioner was knocked down and killed by a young woman driver distracted by loud music playing in her car, a court heard yesterday.
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A backlog of maintenance at harbours across the north-east will continue to be a top priority for Aberdeenshire Council.
A search to find the families of four north-east war veterans has been launched by their former school.