A 17-year-old schoolgirl has spent her second night missing in the Outer Hebrides.
Parent pressure over a controversial decision to re-organise Gaelic medium pupils into composite classes has resulted in Western Isles Council caving in.
Two people have been charged in connection with a series of thefts on South Uist and Benbecula.
The heartbroken family of a 54-year-old man who died in a serious four-vehicle crash on Skye have described him as a “devoted husband, father and friend”.
A CalMac ferry had to be escorted into Stornoway by two lifeboats after it broke down in the Minch with hundreds of passengers and crew on board.
Four crofting townships in the Western Isles hope to take advantage of the near-£600 million auction in their plans to develop community-owned wind farms.
An ambitious scheme to construct a road across the sea to inter-connect all the islands in the Outer Hebrides has been mooted.
Workers trade unions GMB and Unite said last night that they will fly to Canada to meet with BiFab owners DF Barnes for crunch talks with senior management.
Western Isles Council has been fined £12,000 and ordered to pay £6,000 in compensation after a boy was injured by hazardous chemicals used to clean piers.
An Education Scotland inspection report has found there are “improvements needed” in the Western Isles’ community learning and development (CLD).
The UK Government has announced a £600 million support package for offshore wind power which could be “transformative” for remote island communities.
Runrig have expressed their gratitude to fans in the Western Isles after demand for their farewell concert was so huge it sparked additional flights.
Ben Fogle will make ‘emotional’ return to Western Isles – nearly 20 years after filming Castaway 2000
TV presenter Ben Fogle is to make an emotional trip back to Taransay in the Outer Hebrides today.
The One Show will make its first ever visit to the Western Isles next week.
It is famed the world over, even featuring on a famous pair of Nike trainers, but now a comprehensive and detailed history of Harris Tweed has been compiled by the local authority, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.
A swimmer undertaking a long distance challenge in the Western Isles was rescued from the sea overnight with assistance from a ferry fast rescue boat.
A new housing initiative is being developed in the Western Isles in a bid to help address the issue of depopulation of remote communities.
Anger has been expressed after it emerged that the RBS mobile banking vans replacing local rate-paying branches across the north don’t have to pay for street trader’s licences.
The Western Isles Labour Party has selected a North Uist woman as their candidate for the next Westminster General Election.
Air accident investigators have salvaged a helicopter which plunged into a Western Isles loch but say it is “too early to come to any conclusions” as the the cause of the tragedy in which the pilot died.
Three members of the public tried in vain to save a pilot who was killed this week in a helicopter crash in the Western Isles.
The pilot killed in a helicopter crash in the Western Isles has been named as 59-year-old Peter Clunas from Aberdeenshire.
A 59-year-old pilot has died after the helicopter he was flying in crashed into a Western Isles loch.
Police have confirmed that a 58-year-old man has died after the helicopter he was flying crashed into a Western Isles loch this morning.
The young winner of the best performance award at the 2018 Lewis Provincial Mod was the special guest of the Western Isles Council yesterday.
An investigation has been launched by the police after two red deer hinds were illegally killed last month.
Police are training dozens of officers on Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles to use Tasers as part of a major expansion programme.
A project to plant woods in the Western Isles to mark the centenary of the First World War has been completed.
Equinor is meeting members of Western Isles council today as it aims to roll out its Hywind technology.
An MP has warned that there is a need to ensure the proper infrastructure is in place to accommodate the predicted increase in tourists if a Scottish Islands Passport is launched.
A man was carried for 40 minutes to safety after falling and breaking his leg on rocks in the Western Isles.
A Western Isles vet is warning dog lovers to be careful about letting their pets cool off in lochs with the warm weather causing poisonous algae to appear.