Two men have appeared in court accused of attacking an older man in his home in a north-east town.
Police are appealing for help to find a missing 35-year-old.
Plans for a new coastguard base in the north-east have been approved.
A man’s body has been found by cliffs near Macduff, police have confirmed. The discovery was made at 11.15am today. Police said formal identification has yet to take place however the next of kin of William Hay have been informed. The 35-year-old from Banff was reported missing on December 7.
When Adam, Alan and Keiran Robertson prepare to enjoy their Christmas dinner, they will have their RNLI pagers next to their plates of festive fare.
Police are continuing their efforts to trace missing Banff man William Hay with additional searches along the A98 from Macduff towards Crudie.
North-east parents are furious that an "unfair" loophole means some pupils in the region will still have to pay for school buses.
Macduff Marine Aquarium staff have welcomed two new babies - but are awaiting the arrival of another 13.
Police took to the streets of two north-east towns as the search to find a "well-known" missing Banff man intensified.
A charity champion who knitted more than 800 poppies last year alone has followed in her mother's footsteps by picking up an award recognising the best of her community.
Aberdeenshire Council is poised to strike a three-year dredging deal to prevent excessive sediment building up at the region’s harbours.
An ice plant which fishermen hoped would help rejuvenate a north-east fishing town is still not open - five months after it was due to be.
Police are following positive lines of inquiry after graffiti was scrawled on a north-east sports facility.
A north-east councillor has urged more people to shop locally to reduce their carbon footprint.
A north-east family has paid tribute to their "remarkable" great-grandmother, who said "not eating anything fancy" helped her reach the age of 104.
Forecasters have said the worst of the rain has passed the north-east but this week will be a reminder winter is on the way.
Flooding has caused chaos across the north-east for residents and motorists.
Plans have been lodged to transform a derelict squash club into affordable housing.
A north-east aquarium will host an event to raise awareness on the declining number of salmon stock levels.
Chrissie and Charlie Murray fell in love on the brink of World War II and had to put their romance on hold when Mr Murray was called to serve as an air gunner in the Far East.
Open swimmers, model boaters, fundraisers and hundreds of visitors have gathered at the Tarlair Pools for the annual gala.
A student, who was inspired by her brother and her favourite place has unveiled her vision of what the Tarlair Swimming Pools could look like in the future.
Police have issued an appeal for information following the disappearance of numerous people during the weekend.
A beloved north-east outdoor pool has been repeatedly targeted by vandals in recent weeks.
A lifeboat crew is currently aiding a broken down vessel near Banff.
Long-distance lover drank half a bottle of wine during near 400-mile drive to visit north-east girlfriend
A long-distance lover who downed half a bottle of wine during a 400-mile drive to see his north-east girlfriend has been banned from the road.
Fears have been expressed about the way in which parts of the north-east coast are starting to disintegrate.
A group of pupils who made an animated film about plastic pollution featuring Sir David Attenborough as a character alongside the Broons have been praised by the beloved broadcaster.
Libraries in Aberdeenshire are to be given an overhaul to provide more support for people with growing businesses.
A year-long programme of workshops aim to build a sense of community in north-east towns for people new to the area.
A small German boat was towed back to safety at Buckie Harbour after running into trouble half-a-mile out at sea.
Two north-east lifeboats have been launched to rescue a stricken small boat stuck outside Buckie.