Two remote communities now have among the fastest broadband speeds in Scotland through a unique partnership with digital network business Openreach.
Conservation organisations have lodged a joint objection to a proposed luxury golf course development, warning it would damage an internationally important wildlife site.
Supermarket giant Tesco has stopped delivering to a remote Highland community – but vans continue to drive through it to get to other rural destinations, an angry resident has claimed.
Eighty-five percent of local residents are now in favour of building a new championship golf course in East Sutherland, says the developer behind the plans.
The competitions in the 2017 Mod in Lochaber ended on a high note yesterday as a local choir lifted one of the top prizes.
A county in the Highlands is calling on people to design is official flag, after its neighbour became the first to do so by competition.
Drink giant Diageo has hailed its £35million plan to revive a “lost” malt whisky distillery in Sutherland and another on the island of Islay as a “once in a lifetime opportunity”.
A school head allowed an unregistered teacher to take classes for a year and let an unvetted member of staff work with children.
Major plans have been submitted for a “world class” golf course which could make the Highlands Scotland’s third major golfing destination and generate hundreds of local jobs.
Schoolchildren in Sutherland are making round trips of more than 200 miles to see a dentist because of “staffing issues” manning a mobile service.
The cause of an accident at a cliff-top field last year which led to the death of a Highland shepherd is unknown and was unavoidable, a sheriff has said.
An off-duty coastguard has been reunited with the two young girls he saved from being swept out to sea on boogie boards.
An Iron Age home in Sutherland looks like it has been hastily abandoned after fire broke out.
Everybody has heard of black labradors, red setters and greyhounds.
Plans are being set in motion for a new 21 turbine wind farm in Sutherland.
Danish billionaire Anders Povlsen who owns almost a dozen estates in Scotland will take the Scottish Government to the Court of Session on Wednesday over a proposed wind farm which he considers a blot on the landscape.
Farmers and crofters with an interest in beef production are invited to learn more about suckler herd fertility at the next meeting of the Sutherland monitor farm.
Oysters have been reintroduced to a Scottish firth after a century's absence in a "ground-breaking" environmental project.
An official complaint has been launched against a Highlands MP amid claims he breached parliamentary rules.
The quality of care at a Sutherland care home under new management has been praised.
Communities across the north were left furious last night after Bank of Scotland announced seven branch closures in the region.
An historic lighthouse designed by the Robert Louis Stevenson's father is up for sale for £367,500 - almost double the price it went on the market for four years ago.
A new £1.4million visitor centre in the Highlands has risen from the ashes and is a step closer to opening its doors.
A world-famous Highland golf club is making sure it won't be in the doghouse by helping to tee off a new campaign.
A heartbroken son has revealed that he spoke to his mother just hours before she died in a house fire.
The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information after a cat was badly injured when it was caught in a spring trap in Sutherland.
Claims that ambulance provision in the far north is to be cut has been denied by the service.
Councillors have approved a controversial "clustering" of schools at Farr in Sutherland.
A loving family man has died tragically after being crushed by his own car at a Highland farm.
An animal charity is seeking new volunteers to raise money in Sutherland.
A remote crofting community appears to have succeeded in forcing the brakes on drivers racing through their village on the popular NorthCoast500 route.
Plans to re-locate residential care home services in a new health and social care facility on the north coast of Sutherland have been approved.