A teenager had to be airlifted to hospital yesterday following a two-vehicle crash near Fyvie.
A firm has offered to plant replacement trees in a bid to win approval for a controversial power line through the Speyside countryside.
Councillors have insisted that new transmission lines in Caithness are buried underground, potentially delaying the project.
A new £3million electricity depot has been opened in Moray to help keep the power flowing during winter.
A massive £1.1billion project to build an underwater powerline from the Moray coast is surging ahead at the forefront of a renewable energy boom.
An energy giant has sparked fury after starting drilling work for a controversial power line project - despite not yet having planning permission.