Aberdeenshire Council is poised to abandon controversial plans to create a trust to run local sports centres, libraries and museums – just weeks after approving the shake-up.
Hundreds of residents have backed a campaign for a new crossing at a danger spot within a Mearns town centre.
Locals are calling for a community fund to be established if a £250million windfarm off the north-east coast is given the go-ahead.
Life-saving machines in an Aberdeenshire town will be solely in the hands of a community group following a fallout with the local authority.
An Aberdeenshire community is fighting to reclaim its town square and turn it into a magnet for tourists.
Four life-saving defibrillators donated to Stonehaven six months ago have not yet been installed - due to a dispute between the community council and local authority.
A community council says plans to improve their seaside town do not reflect the views of the majority of residents living there.