New fuel tanks will help a community company on South Uist to capitalise on the island's growing harbour.
A historic kirk in the Outer Hebrides will be repaired with the help of a £10,000 donation from two Catholic congregations.
South Uist stalwart, Jimmy Hutchison, is being inducted into Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame
Jimmy Hutchison is one of Scotland’s most distinctive and idiosyncratic musicians.
A group of walkers who hiked for four hours to a remote beauty spot were shocked to find it strewn with plastic rubbish.
Anyone with a passion for Uist and the Outer Hebrides, or tales to tell about the islands, is encouraged to get involved in an audio tour project.
A well-respected South Uist woman and former councillor has died following an accident in Glasgow.
A rowing boat abandoned 700 miles off the coast of America by a Scottish adventurer has washed up, more than a year later, less than 400 yards from his late grandmother's home.
An island monument to a well-known supporter of the Jacobite claim to the Scottish crown has been restored.
Church parishioners have cause for celebration this week as they secured much-needed funding to renovate ageing ecclesiastical buildings.
Youngsters in the Western Isles will benefit from coaching by Greenock Morton FC staff this summer.
Police are appealing for information after an engine from a boat was stolen in the Outer Hebrides.
Residents in parts of South Uist were left high and dry yesterday as problems on the phone network caused an outage of access to vital 999 services.
An investigation has been launched into the circumstances surrounding the death of a "hardworking family man" in a Western Isles sea loch.
A fisherman who died in a Western Isles sea loch has been named locally as a popular 57-year-old experienced creelman.
A potential ordnance device has been found in South Uist.
West coast travellers have suffered ferry disruption after one of Caledonian MacBrayne’s ships broke down.
Two fire crews were tasked to a dwelling fire in South Uist this morning after the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service received reports of the incident at 7.20am.
A salmon farm barge, which sank off South Uist, is to be salvaged from the seabed, its owner has said.
The relatively tiny body of a newborn sperm whale has washed up in the Western Isles, prompting researchers to believe females of the awe-inspiring species could be swimming in Scottish waters.
A festival celebrating the best the Highlands has to offer in the way of Gaelic culture, music, dance and food has opened across the region.
Police Scotland has appealed for information into the “illegal” killing of two pregnant red deer on North Uist.
A multimedia production company based on a croft in South Uist in the Outer Hebrides is planning to expand after moving into new premises.
Ambitious £10million plans to build the first distillery on the Hebridean island of South Uist in 174 years – just a stone’s throw from the setting of Whisky Galore – have been unveiled.
A new nature reserve is to be created within a crofting estate in South Uist in the biggest land transfer by Scottish Natural Heritage to a community group.
She has searched for chameleons in Madagascar and turtles in the Seychelles, and followed walruses across the Arctic Circle.
A missile has been found on a beach in the Outer Hebrides.
Plans have been submitted for a multimillion pound Gaelic music, dance and cultural centre in Uist.
Federation urges crofters to consult updated muir burning code amid spate of wildfires in the Highlands and Islands
The Scottish Crofting Federation has urged crofters who practice muir burning to take extra care after several recent fires spread out of control in dry and windy conditions.
Fork lightning lit up the sky during a stormy night in the Outer Hebrides last night. Carnan resident Ian Taylor’s dashcam footage shows strikes during a trip in South Uist from Loch Carnan to Balivanich.
Two teenagers hit the right note with the judges at the Mod yesterday as they picked up prizes for their solo singing.
The worst-offending councillor in Scotland for being in council tax arrears has been named as Iain Archie MacNeil, of South Uist.
A 36-year-old woman was flown to hospital in Glasgow last night after being hit by a car while out walking her dog in South Uist.