Reduced opening hours at the majority of Aberdeenshire recycling centres will take effect from Monday.
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Portlethen woman Heather pays tribute to those who stepped up to help after her bowel cancer diagnosis
Heather Singer wants to use her time in the spotlight to pay tribute to all the people who helped her through cancer treatment.
A north-east roundabout is blocked this morning after a two-vehicle crash.
Cranes had to be sent out to help a lorry delivering sections of a new McDonald’s drive-thru after it became stuck in a north-east retail park.
Hygiene officers had to be called in to dispose of drug syringes, which were found just feet from where north east children attend school and go swimming.
Tight margins and unrelenting volatility in the oil and gas market put a crimp on Saltire Energy’s profits in 2017-18. But the Portlethen-headquartered oilfield equipment rental firm said it was “managing the market well” and “adapting to the pressures”. >> To read more on Energy Voice, click here <<
A north-east couple hopes to raise £80,000 so their son can get life-changing surgery.
An Aberdeenshire's men's shed has bucked the trend after opening its doors to a group of women.
An academic is calling for greater awareness of the role played by a north-east farmer’s son involved in post war talks to create a new world order.
The public are being advised to remain vigilant following a number of incidents across the north-east involving counterfeit currency.
A group of Aberdeenshire pupils have been praised by celebrities including Stephen Fry, Dame Barbara Windsor and Fiona Phillips for their efforts to highlight cruel diseases such as dementia.
Calls for tougher rules as it emerges north-east embezzler has only paid back a fraction of stolen fortune
An embezzler from Portlethen has paid back only 5% of the £600,000 she was ordered to return to her employer when she was jailed two years ago.
Work to create a two-storey drive-thru restaurant on the Portlethen Retail Park will soon begin.
Stephen Fry has offered his support to Aberdeenshire pupils in their bid to win a charity-run competition.
Plans have been lodged to build a petrol station, restaurant and coffee shop on a site which had been earmarked for oil and gas offices prior to the downturn.
Fire crews have been sent to a bus blaze at the side of a busy north-east road.
Traffic queues are likely following a three-vehicle collision on the A90 this morning.
A sculpture in tribute to those killed during World War I was unveiled in Portlethen yesterday.
Residents of an Aberdeenshire village attended a fiery public meeting to try and find out who is to blame for a strange stink in the air that has blighted the area for decades.
An Aberdeenshire man has gone on trial accused of abusing and raping a woman.
A group of school pupils are almost halfway to their goal of raising £2,000 to pay for life-saving equipment for a north-east village.
Residents in an Aberdeenshire village are hopeful that a public meeting will help to solve the problem of a pong in the air which has plagued them for decades.
A man has been banned from the roads after getting behind the wheel nearly six times over the drink driving limit on a dual carriageway.
Two north-east communities have bonded over the shared problem of a persistent and powerful pong.
North-east police are appealing for information after a Porsche Cayenne was stolen in Portlethen this morning.
Efforts are underway to create a poignant tribute to the men of an Aberdeenshire community who gave their lives in the First World War.
Shocked workers at an Aberdeenshire firm discovered an unwelcome visitor in a shipment from the US yesterday – a deadly black widow spider.
With panoramic countryside views and a stylish interior, this four-bedroom detached house would be an idyllic home for any family.
Dozens of north and north-east Homebase staff could lose their jobs as their stores have been earmarked for closure.
An oil and gas equipment manufacturer has closed a factory in Aberdeenshire, putting dozens of jobs at risk. Forum Energy Technologies has confirmed manufacturing has been suspended at its facility in Findon, near Portlethen. It is understood around 35 people work at the facility. >> Read more on Energy Voice here <<
Work on a new drive-through McDonald's restaurant could begin in a north-east town later this year.