A group of teenage boys have been rescued after being trapped on a small bank in a north-east river.
A woman has become the first ever to lift the Dinnie Steens without the use of hand straps.
The hunt is on for a strongman - or strongwoman - capable of hoisting themselves into the weightlifting history books by becoming the 100th person to lift the Dinnie Steens.
Heavies from across the world will travel to Deeside next month to try and lift their way into the record books.
Two cars have crashed on an Aberdeenshire road.
An American tourist has smashed the record for a famous weight lifting challenge - the Dinnie Steens at Potarch.
VIDEO: Thousands gather as Dinnie Steens take centre stage at Arnold Schwarzenegger’s strongman festival
A crowd of thousands of people were roused by an historic Deeside feat of strength as it took centre stage at Arnold Schwarzenegger's US strongman festival.
A father-and-son have written themselves into Deeside history after completing their story with the legendary "Dinnie Steens".
Weighing just shy of 770lbs collectively, they have long been regarded by strongmen - since the days of Donald Dinnie - as the most famous of the Scottish lifting stones.
More than 150 years ago, Deeside athlete Donald Dinnie summoned all his strength and crossed the Potarch Bridge with two massive stones weighing 770lbs.
In 1973 an unassuming Northern Irish policeman weighing under 12 stone stunned the north-east by becoming the first man to recreate a legendary feat of strength first carried out by local strongman Donald Dinnie 113 years before.
A fresh bid has been made to breathe new life into a historic hotel on the banks of the River Dee which has lain empty for nearly two years.
An Aberdeenshire group has been given a £14,000 boost to continue improving a community forest.