A tourist was taken to hospital at the weekend after she took ill at Stonehaven harbour.
A Mearns harbour event was given a boost yesterday as planned road closures were cancelled over the weekend.
Work has officially started on a £625,000 headquarters for the north-east's seafarers of the future.
Ambitious plans for a £20million marina at one of Aberdeenshire's most scenic ports have been scuppered.
Plucky swimmers braved the icy waters of the North Sea and kicked off 2016 with a splash for the annual Stonehaven Nippy Dippers.
Hopes to build a marina in Stonehaven have been dashed after a study revealed it could cost up to £20million - and actually reduce the number of boats coming into port.
Police are appealing for information after thieves made off with crates of lobster worth around £1,000 from a north-east harbour.
Calls have been made to retain an Aberdeenshire harbour for working fishermen - just weeks before the publication of a report on how it could be adapted to become a first-class tourist attraction.
Residents turned out in force to view a proposed vision for the development of an Aberdeenshire town yesterday.
Aberdeenshire councillors have agreed to continue planning and developing investment and improvement plans for seven north-east harbours.
The brother of an Aberdeenshire man who died when he was swept out to sea is campaigning for better safety measures at Stonehaven.