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.
This haunting picture is understood to be the cargo vessel which was spotted upturned in the North Sea earlier this afternoon.
A 26-metre fishing ship is expected to arrive in Fraserburgh harbour this evening, after it broke down in the Moray Firth last night.
Rail services in the far north of Scotland have been condemned as "not fit for purpose" by a regional MSP.
A busy road junction in Caithness is blocked after a three vehicle accident this morning.
A Wick woman is facing a charge of attempted murder.
The name for a new council offices development in a north town was decided by councillors today.
Police are appealing for information about a serious assault inside a north nightclub in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Patients who need emergency surgery at nights or weekend are facing a 100-mile trip to Inverness because of a staffing crisis at a key Highland hospital.
Police are investigating after damage was caused to a house in Wick.
Police searching for a missing man are urging people living in Thurso to check their outbuildings and sheds.
Police are appealing for information about a man who has been reported missing in Caithness.
Firefighters tackled two car fires in the Highlands yesterday.
Two fine examples of substantial family homes can be found in Caithness, writes Susan Welsh
Raymond Macdonald tells Cheryl Livingstone about his latest Ford find.
Rescuers will attempt to refloat a small cabin cruiser which ran aground near Wick harbour later this morning.
Police are appealing for information about a number of flares and smoke markers which were recklessly abandoned in a north town.
A north town will pilot an innovative scheme to improve the care of older people who have fallen at home.
Police have appealed for information following a break-in at a fishmongers in Wick.
A ship carrying a cargo of radioactive waste is drifting in the Moray Firth after losing engine power.
A motorist who was jailed after causing the death a young footballer has been given the chance to get his driving licence back five years early.
Two people who had been reported missing in the north have both been found safe and well.
A senior north police officer has promised a high visibility presence in Wick after a suspected sexual assault.
Police are investigating an allegation that a woman was raped in Caithness.