Two men aboard a vessel were rescued by lifeboat volunteers after a power loss left them drifting toward oil rigs in the Cromarty Firth.
Frustrated residents have slammed the "thoughtless" litterbugs turning a picturesque rural track into an "eyesore".
The north needs plants to manufacture equipment for the offshore wind industry to keep the area at the forefront of the sector’s development, Global Energy Group (Geg) chairman Roy MacGregor has said.
A Highland energy boss last night hailed the agreement of a £12 million deal with a giant Moray Firth offshore wind project as “a real statement of confidence” in the Scottish renewables sector.
Black Isle councillor demands environmental concerns be addressed before Nigg development takes next step
A Black Isle councillor has raised a number of environmental concerns about proposals for a new development in Nigg.
Aberdeen’s newest school is receiving the finishing touches to make sure it gets top marks from pupils, staff and parents when it opens next week.
Global Energy Group boss Roy MacGregor has welcomed signs of Nigg Energy Park establishing itself as a “multi-user, multi-sector” asset, with more than 700 people at work there on renewables, oil and gas and subsea projects.
A north-east councillor has called for urgent action to prevent a busy road in Aberdeen from flooding again.
Nigg Energy Park, in Easter Ross, is gearing up for its role in the construction of the £2.6billion Beatrice offshore windfarm.
Hopes are growing that a new plant, employing hundreds of people making steel towers for offshore windfarms, could be in the pipeline for Nigg Energy Park.
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has pledged that Nigg yard “will be included” in discussions for warship contracts.
In the classic children’s book The Chronicles of Narnia, by CS Lewis, children travelled through a wardrobe and entered into the magical world of Narnia.
Crews consisting of about 20 firefighters are tackling a blaze involving a combine harvester and around 200 bales of straw in Ross-shire.
A 50-year-old man has been charged following five thefts from industrial premises in the Torry and Nigg areas.
Thousands of jobs could be created in the coming years through work created off the back of a new multi-million pound offshore windfarm contract secured by a Highland port.
There have been plenty of fears expressed about the shortage of teachers in Aberdeen.
Two men are expected in Aberdeen Sheriff Court after £142,000 worth of Heroin and Crack Cocaine was recovered by police last week.
Plans have been lodged to build more than 40 homes on the outskirts of Aberdeen.
Plans to extend a north-east waste and recycling centre were approved by Aberdeenshire councillors yesterday - despite a raft of concerns from locals.
Plans for an extension to a north-east waste and recycling centre have been recommended for approval, despite a raft of objections from locals.
A multimillion-pound investment at the Nigg energy park in the Highlands could create thousands of jobs, restoring the site to its bustling 1970s heyday.
Three men have appeared in court in connection with a series of break-ins in Aberdeen.
Residents have hit out at council chiefs over the "disgraceful state" of a pot-holed road to an historic north-east tourist attraction.
A woman has died in a two car crash in the Highlands.
One person has been seriously injured in a two vehicle crash in the Highlands this morning.
Plans to build a new supermarket in Aberdeen were agreed by councillors yesterday.
A ferry plying one of the shortest crossings in the UK has had to cancel its summer programme, disappointing thousands of tourists.
Two men have been taken to hospital after an early morning accident in Easter Ross.
Nearly 40 drivers have been charged with various road offences during a crackdown by police in the Nigg area of Aberdeen.
A north-east Highland League side is poised to relocate to a brand new facility in Aberdeen.
A multimillion pound park-and-ride in the south of Aberdeenshire could finally be approved next week.
A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital following a rush hour crash at an Aberdeen roundabout.