The Scottish Government has made a raft of promises to island communities in exchange for a "yes" vote.
A trawler skipper and his crew have finally spotted adventurer Nick Hancock on Rockall after attempting to catch a glimpse for the past 10 days.
A 24-year-old islander was critically ill in hospital last night following a car crash on Lewis.
A former Harris hotelier said he was "astonished" after being made a MBE for more than half a century's work in the community.
A routine rescue of a stricken yacht turned into a 12 hour marathon mission for a lifeboat crew from Barra.
The biggest jellyfish in Britain are being sighted off the west coast of the Highlands.
A woman yesterday told a jury she was raped when she was 12 or 13 by a father-of-three.
An Argyll building contractor has completed a 186-mile "straight line" walk to raise money to help poor communities in South America.
Former Chancellor Alistair Darling has chosen the Outer Hebrides to mark the "100 days to go" point in the Scottish independence referendum campaign.
Residents, businesses and visitors who travel between the Outer Hebrides and the Aberdeen area are being encouraged to take part in an independent online survey on journey needs.
Expenses claimed by councillors serving Orkney, Shetland, the Western Isles and Argyll and Bute have been published.
An adventurer has set out for a second bid at setting a world record by living alone for two months on a rock in the Atlantic.
A second man found guilty of the Western Isles first murder in 40 years is going back to court to try and quash his conviction.
Residents of a Lewis estate have received more than £200,000 from the Scottish Government to help them buy the land they live on.
Police in the Western Isles are investigating the shooting of two deer after being called in by an estate.
A major step forward has been taken in the proposed community buyout of South Harris.
A Western Isles church minister who was tragically killed by a car in Edinburgh while attending the Church of Scotland's General Assembly will be buried today.
Work has started to create a new health centre in Harris.
A public meeting will take place this week in Barra to discuss recent progress on the project to revamp health and social care facilities at St Brendan's hospital.
Western Isles Council has made significant improvements in the way it is run, a public sector watchdog has ruled.
A war-time grenade has been found on a remote Skye beach by a member of the public out for a walk.
A Western Isles motorist who killed a woman by careless driving has been spared a prison sentence.
The competition watchdog has proposed tougher rules which could help cut the cost of fuel on the Western Isles.
A year ago Andy King was feeling on top of the world after winning the Stornoway half marathon and picking up the North of Scotland title.
As tributes poured in for a prominent island minister who died after being hit by a car in Edinburgh, police were last night still investigating the shocking incident.
The Rev Tom Sinclair will be remembered "with great affection" for the contribution he made to the Church of Scotland and the wider communities of the Western Isles.
A prominent island minister died last night after being hit by a car as he left the General Assembly in Edinburgh.
An Isle of Lewis minister attending the General Assembly in Edinburgh has been named as the man who was knocked down and killed on Waverley Bridge last night. Rev Tom Sinclair, 76, was on Waverley Bridge walking across the entrance road to Waverley Station, when he was in hit by a car. More to follow.
The Earl and Countess of Wessex are to visit the Outer Hebrides today5.
A splinter in the membership of Stornoway High Church on Lewis has split family and friends, an elder has admitted.
A major emergency services exercise will be taking place in the Western Isles next week.