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.
Police are appealing for information after a woman was reported to have been assaulted in Wick last night.
All dental patients in the Highlands will be offered the option of receiving text messages to remind them of appointments.
A fatal accident inquiry into the death of a cyclist on a Caithness road will today move from a courtroom to a small church hall to allow the 96-year-old driver of the car to give evidence.
Motorists across the Highlands were disrupted yesterday after a spate of minor collisions.
Emergency services are dealing with a two car collision on the outskirts of Wick.
Firefighters have tackled a kitchen fire in a Wick house.
Police have issued an appeal after a quantity of live lobsters were stolen from a Highland harbour over the weekend.
Police have issued an appeal following a string of thefts from a Highland harbour over the weekend.
A huge air, sea and land search was mounted after a car plunged 200ft off cliffs and into the North Sea near one of Scotland's most famous landmarks.
A Yes vote in September could provide rural areas with thousands of jobs, according to Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
The Scottish Government has promised to examine ways of tackling problems which it claims are "holding back" remote and rural areas in the event of a Yes vote in the September referendum.
Moving away for university can be tough - especially when you trade your home in the countryside for a big city.
A man was found guilty of raping and assaulting two women yesterday.
Highland truckers formed a funeral convoy as a mark of respect to a fellow lorry driver who lost his brave fight with cancer.
A mum told jurors she should have killed the man accused of raping her and attempting to rape her six-month-old daughter yesterday.
Police officers got an unexpected reaction when they went to help a Wick man at the seashore near the town.