The majority of CalMac ferries were also disrupted yesterday with 22 of their 27 services affected.
The rail service made famous by Harry Potter’s Hogwarts Express is to undergo a series of improvements, after a long period of what has been described as chronic under-investment.
A project has set sail for a new marine learning centre at Mallaig.
A transport body has claimed one of the north’s best-loved and iconic railway lines has been neglected for decades.
A kayaker was airlifted to hospital yesterday afternoon after suffering an injury ashore, on the west side of Skye.
Two north routes have been picked to feature among the greatest trips in the world on a new list.
Police in Lochaber believe young people are putting their lives at risk during the school holidays by sneaking into local building sites and derelict properties.
Residents who would like to comment on the proposed West Highland and Islands Local Development Plan have just over a week to have their say.
Lochaber councillors claim they have little evidence that a new £20million hospital will be built in the region.
A West Highland lifeboat was launched today to get a sick elderly man to hospital from a remote peninsular.
Hundreds of runners taking part in a West Highland event have put their names in the record books before they've reached the starting blocks.
Stunning scenery, interesting wildlife and quaint towns and villages offering visitors something a wee bit different – Lochaber is the perfect getaway location.
A vital ferry link between Skye and the mainland has seen more than 30 cancellations in just two weeks.
The Scottish Government has pledged to work with local communities to secure a sustainable ferry service between Skye and Mallaig.
A woman told a court how her intervention in a terrifying attack on her husband when she was heavily pregnant left her in fear of losing her baby.
There is no such thing as a free lunch - unless you happen to be a gull living near a major west coast fishing village.
Four Lochaber communities are to benefit from 20 new "affordable" homes.
Police are investigating after a safe was stolen from the Fisherman's Co-operative in Mallaig.
Disappointment has been expressed after CalMac revealed the vessel purpose-built for the Mallaig to Skye ferry crossing will not be returning to the route for summer 2017.
A new bridge on the Road to the Isles has opened as part of a £10million project to improve safety.
An MSP is calling for reassurances after summer figures showed that one in 10 ferry journeys between Armadale and Mallaig were cancelled.
A 57-year-old boat deckhand with previous convictions for violence narrowly escaped jail yesterday for beating up a 'defenceless' 17-year-old girl.
It doesn’t have a toilet but it has amazing views, lots of potential and could be yours for £125,000
There are some properties that require little imagination to see how you could live there.
A man who set fire to a holiday cottage has been acquitted of attempting to murder 11 people on grounds of mental health.
A man who set fire to a holiday cottage and allegedly tried to murder 11 people staying there thought he was a character from the Star Wars film, a court heard.
Psychiatrist says man accused of trying to kill 11 in Highland home, had no underlying mental illness
A consultant psychiatrist has told a court how a man arrested for setting fire to a holiday cottage did not have an "underlying" mental illness in the days following the incident.
A man accused of trying to murder 11 people in a house fire told his brother-in-law that he wanted to "get rid" of his female relatives, a court heard.
A city of London IT worker who is accused of trying to murder 11 people in a fire at a Highland holiday home was suffering from "drug induced psychosis", a court heard.
A man has gone on trial charged with 11 counts of attempted murder after allegedly setting fire to a Highland holiday home with sleeping families locked inside.
A Lochaber student, who went through the care system when she was younger, is the first ever recipient of a new integrated health and social care award.
The first ever World Prawn Peeling Competition is one of the highlights of an exciting new food festival celebrating west Highland produce.
Mallaig Lifeboat was launched this morning to assist a fishing boat that was taking on water.