The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has been accused of showing "systematic hostility to those in need" after it emerged that hundreds of vulnerable people across Aberdeenshire have wrongly been forced to wait for payments.
A former councillor described as a "faithful servant" for Banff has died at the age of 96.
Banffshire and Buchan MSP Stewart Stevenson yesterday said it was “absolutely perverse” that Ofcom’s target for Scottish mobile coverage has fallen while rural areas are struggling for reception.
A political spat has erupted after a councillor accused an MSP of "knowing nothing" when he asked for new surveys to be carried out over the dualling of a north-east road.
Communities across Scotland are to share a £50 million fund to help revitalise their town centres.
Former foreign secretary and arch-Brexiteer Boris Johnson has warned the EU will not stop until it has “worked out a way to plunder the waters of Scotland for their fish”.
Moray’s bid for a £200 million growth deal to fund large-scale projects across the region has been described as a potential “game changer” for communities.
A north-east woman who saved a village bank during years championing her community as a councillor has died aged 72.
A north-east politician is demanding that the chancellor stops “starving” the region and unlocks a potential £1 billion investment in Peterhead.
A north-east primary school is struggling to find a pupil support assistant - despite advertising for the post six times.
Michael Gove has revealed that he believes Brexit has strengthened unionism and forced the “nationalist threat” from the SNP into retreat.
North-east politicians have become embroiled in a war of words over Brexit, each claiming the other is selling-out Scotland’s fisherman.
A project to renovate and refurbish a north-east church hall has been awarded a much-needed boost by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
An SNP politician claims a leaked paper shows the Tories want to “trade away our fishermen’s rights” in Brexit negotiations.
Fishermen will be exposed to fresh betrayal by the latest Brexit Bill amendments according to Banffshire and Buchan MSP Stewart Stevenson.
An ambitious project to modernise and diversify Fraserburgh Harbour has been unveiled.
New safety advice has been issued to parents about which applications could allow their children to communicate with other adults.
A fishing campaign group has urged the UK Government to make it clear how the industry will be affected by Brexit.
Campaigners fighting to save their cherished town halls from closure in Moray have been told that council staff are too busy to help them.
The council will arrange a meeting with Gardenstown residents and a landowner in the hope of finding a way forward for the landslip-hit community.
Supermarket chain Aldi are set to open three new stores across the north of Scotland before the end of the year.
A “vile and evil” north-east fisherman has been fined after threatening to kill his MSP.
A north-east village will lose its post office just before the new year.
The Royal Bank of Scotland is to close hundreds of branches across the UK.
A councillor who has campaigned for the dualling of the A90 to include the notorious Toll of Birness has urged cross-party cooperation on the issue.
A north-east junction which critics have branded unsafe is set to come under the spotlight at the request of a local MSP.
Two-thirds of the public believe fishing boats from other EU nations should be banned or restricted from entering British waters after Brexit, a new poll has revealed.
Ministers have been urged to step in to avert a “disaster” for pupils in schools hit by teacher shortages.
Work on a long-awaited north-east supermarket will finally start next month.
The art of politics over the past two thousand years seems to have evolved for the most part as a method of making decisions which don’t result in killing one another.
Action must be taken to protect Aberdeen from Brexit, MSPs have said.
An MP yesterday slammed transmission charges which are putting jobs at Peterhead Power Station at risk.