Police are appealing for witnesses after a man suffered serious injuries after an assault in Wick.
An ill wind has blown the construction of a Highland school off course, frustrating parents, teachers and pupils.
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A pet snake has put residents in a far north flat block in a state of fear.
A court heard the story of a bizzare incident in which a woman attacked her friend asleep in bed with an electric carving knife because "voices in her head were screaming to her to do it".
A man is in a serious condition in a hospital in Inverness after falling into a Caithness quarry.
A helicopter was sent out last night to rescue a man from a quarry at Wick.
A north woman has been left heartbroken after her late mother's jewellery was stolen along with a treasured video recording of their last Christmas together before she died.
A Wick man who was reported missing earlier this week has been found. William Webster, 56, was last seen on Monday. But police said he has been traced safe and well.
Plans for a futuristic building to house the nation's nuclear records have been approved by Highland councillors.
A Wick man has been reported missing.
A ward at Caithness General Hospital, Wick has closed to new admissions and visitors are being asked to stay away while staff deal with several cases of diarrhoea and vomiting.
It is a far cry from the iconic Dounreay dome but this is the striking building that could now provide a new landmark on the Caithness skyline.
Caithness is an area that has plenty to offer residents new and old Anyone who is under the impression that, the further north you go, the less likely it is that anything exciting is happening, clearly hasn’t been to Caithness of late.
Around 4,100 homes and businesses are without power due to high winds across the north west of Scotland last night.
Concerns are growing in the far north about the threat to round-the-clock surgical cover at the Caithness General Hospital.
Three men have been arrested and reported to the Procurator Fiscal in connection with an assault on a man in his Caithness home.
A man was assaulted inside his own home in Caithness yesterday.
The A99 is closed between Wick and John O’Groats because of a “serious” car accident. An ambulance is at the scene one mile south of Keiss to treat two casualties. Two fire appliances from Wick were called to the scene but were stood down as the casualties were already out the vehicle.
These pictures show how giant sections of wind turbines are being squeezed through the narrow streets of a Scottish town.
The derailment of a freight train causing disruption in the far north this morning has been described as "very minor" by Network Rail.
A freight train has derailed in the far north, causing serious disruption to services.
Police are investigating the cause of a car fire in a north town during the early hours of this morning.
Wick lifeboat were called out early today to assist a stricken work boat which suffered engine problems off the coast of Caithness.
An underwater survey of the bulk carrier Cemfjord, which sank in the Pentland Firth with the loss of eight lives, will start tomorrow.
A horrified motorist desperately tried to flag down a school bus after seeing that it was being driven while on fire.
The lost crew of the bulk carrier Cemfjord, which sank in the Pentland Firth, will be remembered at a church services in Wick this weekend.
A bus has caught fire on a main road in Caithness.
Plans to cut emergency surgery at night and weekends at Caithness General Hospital have been shelved.
The lifeboats involved in the search for missing crew from a Cypriot registered boat in the North Sea have been stood down for the night.
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency has said it is unlikely any survivors will be found from a cargo vessel which upturned in the North Sea.