Multi-million pound improvements to overhaul three ferry terminals are to get under way by the end of the year to make them suitable for a new ferry.
Investigators have published an interim report on the sinking of the Nancy Glen fishing boat, in which two men died.
A small fishing village will today mark the first anniversary of the fatal sinking of a prawn trawler in which two men lost their lives.
The minister who played a pivotal role in supporting a fishing community when the Nancy Glen prawn trawler sank has died.
Travellers to the islands of Harris and North Uist face more days of disruption after a stricken cargo vessel took refuge in Tarbert harbour at the weekend.
A historic lodge, set against a picturesque back-drop of colourful shoreline and with direct access to the glistening waters of Loch Fyne, would make an ideal home for a nature lover.
The full cost of lifting the Nancy Glen fishing boat has been confirmed by the Scottish Government as £1.158 million.
A criminal investigation has been launched into the double fatal sinking of an Argyll fishing boat.
The wait was over for the families of two crewmen missing since the Nancy Glen went down in Loch Fyne as the boat was raised with human remains on board yesterday.
An attempt to lift the fishing boat Nancy Glen and recover the bodies of two missing crewmen was under way on Loch Fyne last night.
The wife of a fisherman who was killed in the Nancy Glen tragedy has told how her daughter speaks to her dad every night asking him to ‘take the rocket and fly’ home to her.
Preparations will be under way before the end of the week to lift a sunken fishing boat and recover the bodies of two men believed to be aboard.
The bodies of two missing fisherman could be brought home to their families after the Scottish Government yesterday pledged to work with salvage specialists to raise the wreck of the Nancy Glen, which sank in Loch Fyne last month.
A sonar scan of a sunken fishing boat is to take place today after an emotional ceremony at the weekend, as a community awaits for two men lost at sea to be brought home.
A large candle is to be lit by the quay of a fishing village as the community awaits for two men lost at sea to be brought home.
The government body responsible for investigating the sinking of a fishing boat in Loch Fyne has revealed it won’t raise the wreck as part of its probe.
The captain of Everton Football Club has lent his support to a campaign by a west coast community to raise a sunken fishing boat as quickly as possible.
A fishing community in mourning is reaching out to everyone from Paul McCartney to the band Kasabian in a campaign to “bring our boys home”.
A west coast community is battling to raise a fishing boat which sank last week with the loss of two men as soon as possible.
A poignant candlelit vigil has taken place at the quayside of a west coast fishing village where two fishermen have been lost at sea.
An entire west coast village fishing fleet was out in force yesterday searching for two men lost at sea, after a prawn trawler went down just outside the harbour.
Delays to a previously-agreed water pipeline upgrade have been criticised by Highlands and Islands MSP Rhoda Grant.
Lochmaddy and Tarbert harbours in the Western Isles will go through assessments to see what infrastructure work is required for new services in 2018.
An Isle of Harris candle maker has launched its first mainland outlet in Inverness Airport, creating four new jobs.
A Western Isles man who has been at the forefront of community land ownership in Scotland has been made a CBE.
A person has been taken to hospital after a house fire in the Western Isles.
A dazed and confused pine marten has been rescued from a busy road by a caring vehicle recovery driver.
A house at Tarbert on Harris has been fire and smoke damaged in a morning blaze.
More than 100 yachts will converge on the west coast village of Tarbert for a weekend of racing at the end of May.
A Western Isles congregation torn apart by the gay clergy debate that has engulfed the Church of Scotland has appointed a new minister.
A road has been closed on the Isle of Harris after an early morning car accident.
When there’s snow on the Paps of Jura it usually means having to wrap up warmly, but for the owners of Springfield, a charming seaside cottage at Muasdale on the Kintyre Peninsula, between Tarbert and Campbeltown, seeing snow on the three iconic hills means there’s a visual treat in store.