A community operated trust could take control of Oban Harbour and some of its major assets to boost its economic viability.
Oban’s successful 10-day winter festival came to a noisy finale last night with a firework’s display and musical parade.
Residents of a rat-infested block of flats in Oban are furious after receiving letters that their indoor drying areas are to be locked forever due to antisocial behaviour.
The owner of a popular seafood eaterie was furious yesterday when a council placed a row of commercial bins in front of his restaurant windows.
A mother of a two-year-old child has spoken of her shock to find rat traps dotted around the outside of her flat - with no warning from the landlord.
Police are on site of a two-vehicle crash outside Oban.
Users of Oban Bay are working to snatch control of the busy harbour from the grasp of a government body.
A day of Remembrance services across the Highlands and Islands yesterday served as a powerful reminder of war and of those who had fallen.
Talks have taken place between the Oban business community and council representatives after a new parking regime threatened to chase away tourists.
More than £12,000 has been awarded to light up Oban and Tobermory this Christmas.
A contractor has been appointed to carry out expansion work at Oban Ferry Terminal which will allow future development to take place.
Creatures living in the deepest parts of the ocean have been feeding on microplastic particles for at least four decades, a study by Oban scientists has revealed.
An Oban man is to take part in a new television series which will see some of the best chefs in the world compete against each other.
Two special events have been arranged in Oban as part of Book Week Scotland.
The owner of an Oban cafe was killed in a car crash early yesterday.
One person has died following a two-vehicle road traffic collision this morning on a section of the A816 Lochgilphead to Oban road.
Road and hillside inspections will be carried out this morning at the Rest and Be Thankful site in Argyll, which has been badly affected by landslides.
Commuters in Oban were left facing another day of travel disruption as engineering works saw the town’s main rail line close for an unplanned sixth day.
European hobbyists’ love affair with ornamental Highland cattle showed no sign of abating at Oban when at least three of the top-priced lots were bought for new homes across the Channel.
A helicopter was deployed to carry out aerial assessments at the Rest and Be Thankful in Argyll yesterday after approximately 2,500 tonnes of debris was caught in catch-fences following a series of landslips.
A man has appeared in Oban Sheriff Court accused of stalking a local councillor.
Weather chaos hit the Highlands yesterday with landslides creating havoc in Argyll and Skye, ferry disruption along the west coast and a large part of Oban under several feet of water.
Extensive flooding and landslides have been causing major problems around Argyll today.
Emergency services are currently attending a two-vehicle crash on a main road heading into Oban.
An Oban man is being reported to the Procurator Fiscal in connection with a second death at a block of flats on Monday.
The second death of a pensioner in Oban is now being treated as “suspicious”, police have confirmed.
Delegates from all over the world are in Oban for the annual Association of Scottish Shellfish Growers conference.
An alleged murder victim who died after an incident in Oban has been named as 73-year-old Martyn Smith.
A woman has been airlifted to hospital after being hit by a van at Oban ferry terminal.
A man attended court facing a murder charge following the death of an elderly man in Oban.
The “horrific” death of an elderly man following an incident in a quiet residential area of Oban is being treated as suspicious by police.
The death of an elderly man following an incident in a quiet residential area of Oban is being treated as suspicious by police.