NHS Highland has taken a major step forward to improve health care services in the north as they sign a deal for two new community hospitals.
They have been involved in otter conservation for years, rescuing more than 200 in the UK alone.
The Skye and Lochalsh micro-abattoir project has been awarded £50,000 by The Prince’s Countryside Fund.
Three detected for alleged drink driving offences as Operation Cedar rolled out in Skye and Lochalsh
Three motorists were detected in relation to alleged drink driving offences as Operation Cedar was rolled out in Skye and Lochalsh last week.
Thirteen drivers have been charged in relation to speeding by police in Skye and Lochalsh, following a week-long safety campaign.
A helicopter was drafted in to water bomb sensitive countryside as a wildfire took hold in the Balmacara area of Lochalsh yesterday.
A family were rescued yesterday after getting into difficulty around the Applecross peninsula.
The external view of out-of-hours urgent care services in Skye, Lochalsh and South West Ross is to begin next week.
A dedicated volunteer finished work at one of the Highland's best known tourist attractions - only to return a few hours later on a mercy mission to help an injured man to safety.
Freezing temperatures have created a rare and bizarre ice spike in the Highlands.
Councillors are this week expected to agree to retain grass cutting services inhouse rather than hiving them out to external contractors.
Police yesterday found a body in the area of Wester Ross where they have been searching for missing pensioner Roger Fletcher.
Police are warning people in the South Highland area that they will be cracking down on antisocial behaviour over the festive season.