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.
A team of Wick High School pupils have won an award for an app designed to help divide housework between family members.
The trial of a man accused of committing a string of horrifying offences in the Highlands, including killing a kitten and threatening to cook a baby, has been adjourned amid concerns for the health of the Crown's key witness.
Safety checks will be carried out at scores of north homes after a man was scalded when a controversial community heating system burst under high pressure.
A woman broke down in court yesterday as she told a jury how a man tried to "cook" her son as a punishment for failing to co-operate with him as he beat, raped and sexually assaulted her.
One person was airlifted to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness last night with serious injuries after a car and tractor collided.
A Wick man, who sent his girlfriend a threatening social network message, has been given a chance to show he can stay out of further trouble.
A man has been taken to hospital after a ceiling collapsed at a house in Wick this morning.
The names of two new primary schools in Caithness were announced yesterday.
A north school has been shortlisted for the second year running for the final of a national student competition to create a computer app.
An elderly man died in a blaze at his remote Caithness home yesterday morning.
The UK's largest dog welfare charity has teamed up with Highland Council to provide free microchipping for all canines in the region.
Highland residents are being offered the chance to shape the region's celebrations for the Queen's Baton Relay.
House prices in Fraserburgh are rising faster than in any other seaside town in the UK.
A man told a jury yesterday that he would have let a woman he is accused of abducting out of his car if he had known that she was uncomfortable.
A woman texted her sister to tell her she was afraid and locked in the back of the car, an abduction trial heard yesterday.
A north lifeboat was launched yesterday afternoon after an unmanned boat was found drifting in the North Sea.
Parents in Wick fear that their children will never be taught in new a school building, councillors were told yesterday.
Police are appealing for information after work signs and traffic cones were stolen boldly in a Caithness town.
A Wick man with "a scant regard" for court orders was jailed for two hundred days at the town's sheriff court.