Business chiefs fear a Highland beauty spot will be hit by a plague of rats and gulls if plans for a new rubbish depot are backed by councillors.
Firefighters battled through flames and smoke to pull a woman from her burning Inverness home.
Firefighters rescued an elderly woman from a serious house fire in Inverness last night.
A pilot scheme designed to support the travel costs for educational trips to the Cairngorms National Park has been extended because of its success.
The UK's largest dog welfare charity has teamed up with Highland Council to provide free microchipping for all canines in the region.
A mobile police station for Inverness will be part of a push to increase public safety across the Highlands and islands this summer.