An influential Holyrood committee will write to Historic Scotland over a campaign to protect a sacred site to the travelling community.
A Highland care home remains closed almost three months after residents were moved out following allegations of "poor practice".
Scottish Health Secretary Alex Neil has come under pressure to help NHS Highland address its delays in discharging patients.
A member of Highland Council told a ground-breaking conference in the north yesterday that the war on drugs is lost and the issue is now one of damage limitation.
A groundbreaking conference is being hosted by NHS Highland in Aviemore today.
Almost 31,000 children in the Highlands will be offered the flu vaccine this year as part of a new immunisation programme.
The number of patients needlessly languishing in Highland hospitals has almost trebled in the past two-and-a-half years.
A north woman has had her hopes of ending an enforced 11-month stay in hospital dashed at the last minute.
Rural health boards are to be given greater flexibility to try and persuade people to take up vacant GP posts.
Anyone who follows the news these days would be forgiven for thinking that NHS Highland is broke. It isn't.
NHS Highland needs to slash £43,000 from its spending every single day if it wants to balance its books by the end of the year.
The scandal of hundreds of unnecessary deaths at an English health trust has prompted NHS Highland to ask whether something similar could happen in the north.
The north's troubled health board is pleading with ex-patients to return crutches and walking frames as it battles a growing cash crisis.
A fatal accident inquiry could be held into the death of a Highland gamekeeper who contracted Lyme disease from a tick bite.
An Inverness man was told he had food poisoning for six weeks before he was diagnosed with terminal cancer and told he may only have two months to live.
The north's health board has been criticised for spending thousands of pounds on sending four people to Alaska on a fact-finding mission at a time when it is under financial pressure.
The NHS Highland investigation into allegations of "poor practice" at a west Highland care home was continuing today.
Family and friends of residents in a west Highland care home now face an 85-mile round trip to visit their loved ones.
NHS Highland is considering closing a care home for the elderly in the west Highlands following allegations of "poor practice" at the unit.
Health bosses have been ordered to improve cleanliness at the north's flagship hospital as a "matter of priority".
An adult carer working for NHS Highland has claimed the health board could have done "much more" to recruit more people into the profession.
Health Secretary Alex Neil has been urged to step in to help solve the carers crisis in the Highlands.
Health boards in the north and north-east are missing key targets for the treatment of cancer patients.
NHS Highland have stressed that a final decision is still to be made on the location for a new hospital in Skye - but that Broadford has been identified as the preferred choice.
Scotland's Public Health Minister today said the government was working with the royal colleges in an attempt to overcome difficulties in recruiting consultants and other medical staff in rural areas.
Suicidal people who turn up at Highland hospitals in a distressed state are not being given the help they need, it was claimed today.
NHS Highland Chairman Garry Coutts today admitted that it had been "a tough year" for the north health board.
A mental health nurse has been accused of conning patients into believing she was still working for NHS Highland - almost two years after she was sacked.
The Health Secretary yesterday revealed that a new recruitment drive was being launched to help NHS Highland attract GPs to Lochaber.
Nurses in the Highlands are being called on to do the work of doctors as part of a bid to claw back £22.4million of savings.
The chairman of NHS Highland is actively trying to persuade people to vote against Scottish independence.
Public health minister Michael Matheson will be in Lochaber on Monday June 9 for NHS Highland's annual review.