A huge electricity substation will be built in the countryside near Lairg, despite years of protests and expressions of concern about road safety by villagers.
A new record price for a North Country Cheviot was achieved at United Auctions, Lairg, yesterday, when a ram from Torrish Estate sold for £18,000.
A north man has been left baffled at his inability to have supermarket giant Tesco deliver groceries to his home – despite delivery vans passing his house en route to bring fresh produce to nearby villages.
Jaguars will be descending on a north hotel for a show of a lifetime later on this month.
A “glut” of tree seeds harvested this year could help Scotland meet climate change targets for years to come, forestry bosses have said.
A motorcyclist killed in an accident in the Highlands last week has been named as a 41-year-old Czech national.
A motorcyclist has died after he collided with a pick-up on a Highland road.
A biker is understood to have suffered life-threatening injuries in a horror crash on a scenic Highland road yesterday - less than a week after a young motorcyclist was killed in an accident in Inverness.
A motorcyclist has been seriously injured in a horror crash on a scenic Highland road.
The A836 is closed in both directions following a crash between a car and a motorcycle.
Police have issued an appeal for witnesses following a serious accident in the Highlands.
Two fire crews are currently assisting residents to safety after the River Oykel burst its banks this morning.
Trade passed last year’s highs when rams sold to £14,000 once and £11,000 twice at the sale of North Country Cheviot rams and females at United Auctions, Lairg, yesterday.
Plans for two holiday houses in Sutherland designed specifically for the disabled were approved by Highland councillors yesterday.
Six fire crews were yesterday called to a chemical spill in the Lairg area of the Highlands.
The Scottish Fire Service was called to a "fast moving wildfire" that was endangering two properties in Sutherland.
Four remote police stations earmarked to be sold should be returned to their former use, an MSP has urged.
A church has officially blessed a Sutherland pub in the first move of its kind in Scotland.
The first woman in the UK to use a surrogate to become a mother has narrowly avoided a jail sentence for embezzling £50,000 from the charity she started.
More than 36,000 store lambs are set to go under the hammer at auction marts in the north of Scotland next week.
A holidaymaker remained in hospital overnight after being cut free by firefighters from the wreckage of a campervan involved in a collision with a lorry in the Highlands.
Firefighters were called to cut one person free from the wreckage of a collision involving a campervan and a lorry in the Highlands.
A major tourist attraction has finally risen from the ashes and is set to become the "north's tourism dream," says one Highland tourism figurehead.
A Highland woman is to cycle from Land's End to John O'Groats in support of an animal charity.
Communities across the north were left furious last night after Bank of Scotland announced seven branch closures in the region.
A new £1.4million visitor centre in the Highlands has risen from the ashes and is a step closer to opening its doors.
Firefighters in the Highlands are now battling a second wildfire with a two-mile front.
North Country Cheviot rams sold to a top of £10,000 at Lairg's annual sale of rams and breeding females.
A Sutherland village could have been the scene of one of earth's biggest asteroid impacts.
It was destroyed by fire in 2013…now work begins to replace “Harrods of the north” with new £1.4million visitor centre
Work has started on a project to rebuild a popular Sutherland visitor centre that was destroyed by fire more than three years ago.
More than three years after it was destroyed by fire, work is to finally start on rebuilding a popular Sutherland visitor centre formerly owned by Mohammed Al Fayed.
Highland hotelier, councillor and local campaigner David Walker has died in Bonar Bridge at the age of 78.