Children and pets were scared out of their wits in Aberdeen after a firework display sparked a racket across parts of the city.
A couple who claim the "jet-like" noise from three turbines ruined their life in the countryside have won a court battle to quieten them.
Hotspots for aggravating dogs bringing woe to local residents have been revealed.
Aberdeen International Airport is to liaise with members of the public, local authorities and other key stakeholders as part of a consultation which will set out proposed measures to manage and mitigate the impact of aviation-related noise.
A Wick householder has faced the music after a complaint about the late night noise he was making.
Developers building homes near established music venues will be responsible for ensuring residents are not disturbed by noise, under new planning guidance.
Aberdeen residents face disturbed nights as preparations for a massive railway improvement project begins.
A rising star of Scottish boxing faces losing her local training centre in a row with neighbours about noise.
An Elgin man threatened to kill his neighbours while brandishing a sword - after losing his temper at the noise they were making.
A woman got so fed up with overnight bypass works that she "snapped" and forced a halt by standing in front of a digger.
Revealed: From barking cats to crowing chickens, the 377 noise complaints received by Aberdeenshire Council
From “barking cats” and noisy gulls to a dispute over a ice cream van’s tune, noise officers at Aberdeenshire Council have been kept busy.
What’s that noise? It’s a health threat, that’s what! Kate Whiting finds out more... We live in an age of near-constant background noise. Think about it - when was the last time you couldn’t hear a single thing? I mean total silence. Not even the hum from the fridge. Hard to remember isn’t it? We are so used to our ears being assaulted, by everything from yappy dogs to screeching fire engines, that we often don’t consciously register them. But, added together, these sounds could have a life-threatening impact on our health. Recent studies have shown direct links between high levels of noise pollution and conditions including heart disease and high blood pressure, low birth weight in babies, insomnia and bigger waistlines. So what are the main culprits?