A driver clocked by police hitting 90mph on a main north road has been banned for two months.
Here are five stories you may have missed from Wick Sheriff Court this week.
A 27-year-old Thurso woman who stole £28 worth of wine from an Inverness store was jailed for 60 days yesterday.
Staff shortages mean a Caithness hospital is unlikely to accept new admissions for at least a month, it has emerged.
The owner of a north takeaway chased would-be thieves wielding knives out of his shop by brandishing a wooden spoon.
Here are three stories you may have missed from Wick Sheriff Court this week.
Giving up his time to train for a marathon is a small sacrifice compared to what has gone before.
A Caithness hospital will stay open, according to NHS Highland, despite fears it would close for good this week.
Five men have been reported in connection with alleged drug offences in Caithness.
NHS Highland was under fire last night as plans for a radical shake-up of healthcare in the north emerged.
A 29-year-old man has been charged after an alleged wilful fireraising incident in Thurso.
A fire has been extinguished at a Thurso house.
A 'heartless and wicked' thug who raped and brutally assaulted two women over a 35-year period has been jailed.
Transport bosses at the Scottish Government have said they will review a report into the feasibility of a Far North sleeper train.
New sauna, steam room, changing rooms and reception… Thurso Swimming Pool has been given a multimillion-pound makeover
A 50-year-old Highland leisure centre has been given a multi-million pound makeover.
Here are three stories that you may have missed from Wick Sheriff Court this week.
The A9 had reopened after an earlier accident in Thurso.
Work is to be carried out to assess what needs to be done to protect two Highland coastal communities from flooding.
There have been fond tributes to veteran Highland councillor John Rosie, who died on Wednesday.
The projections are looking good for film fans in the north.
Highland health chiefs have dropped Alzheimer Scotland as a day care provider in Wick and Thurso.
The A836 Tarlogie to John o' Groats road has been completely reopened following a crash.
Police are currently in attendance at a crash near Thurso.
An emergency care unit at a hospital in Caithness has fully reopened.
Highland health chiefs provoked fury last night by announcing the "temporary" closure of an emergency care unit at a hospital in Caithness.
A Thurso man narrowly avoided a prison sentence yesterday after admitting an assault outside a town pub.
A Highland man who started a fire in the block of flats where he lived was jailed for a year yesterday.
A trio who engaged in a "chaotic" brawl in a Wick street were each ordered to carry out 72 hours of unpaid work.
The first of 180 massive radioactive blocks of concrete have been removed from a Scottish nuclear "swimming pool."
One of two bungling burglars who took part in an armed attempted robbery in a north town has been jailed for 23 months.
A man appeared in court after his car rolled along a street, driverless, and crashed into parked cars.
It was 3am in the morning when Shaun Sutherland emerged from a junction without making sure the road was clear.