Councillors have given the green light to introduce a 20mph speed limit in Wick to protect the safety of children walking and cycling to and from school.
A double rapist was finally brought to justice yesterday after his trial went ahead at the third attempt.
Caithness police are investigating two thefts of diesel at a property in Upper Thrumster off the A99 south of Wick.
People in Caithness are being invited to public exhibition sessions to learn about E.ON's plans to develop the Camster II wind farm.
A top level internal police probe has been launched by the Chief Inspector of Constabulary in Scotland into the handling of the mysterious death of a 24-year-old electrician at Wick Harbour 21 years ago.
The family of a man whose body was recovered from Wick Harbour have appealed for the local community’s help on the 21st anniversary of his death.
A Wick guest house owner has spoken of her shock at being the first on the scene after a car went into the town’s harbour.
Police have recovered a car from Wick Harbour after it plunged into the water.
A man was in a serious condition in hospital last night after being rescued from the sea after a car plunged into Wick Harbour.
A man has been pulled from the water and is in a serious condition in hospital after a car reportedly plunged into Wick Harbour.
A Caithness family have been left devastated after their beloved cat was killed just yards from their home.
He has led Wick Harbour Authority through enormous development, while working full time and volunteering for a local historic fishing vessel.
A mother is looking for answers after her son was found dead on the railway line near Wick on Christmas Day.
Kevin McLeod’s parents are now demanding a public inquiry or an investigation by an outside force following the unreserved apology from Police Scotland’s acting chief.
The family of a man whose body was recovered from Wick Harbour more than 20 years ago have received a personal apology from Police Scotland Deputy Chief Constable Iain Livingstone.
A north charity is bringing the area’s teenagers and pensioners together in an effort to combat loneliness in old age.
Police in Wick are calling for witnesses after a fire damaged a storage yard on Grant Street on Saturday.
A baby food company is investigating a Wick mother’s complaint that her five-month-old child almost had “black slime” for her dinner.
Police are appealing for information after a driver failed to stop for officers.
A man is in hospital after being cut free from his car following a crash on a Highland road.
A man has died in a fire at a cabin on farmland in the Highlands.
Fireworks displays and bonfires are taking place at locations across the Highlands and Islands this weekend.
A man whose behaviour on board a tiny plane prompted a pilot to divert back to Aberdeen has been fined.
A sheriff has banned a stalker from a Highland county “indefinitely”.
A hospital doctor accused of molesting three women fondled a paramedic’s breasts after she asked for paracetamol for a mild headache, a tribunal heard yesterday.
A Wick man who admitted being concerned in the supply of drugs to teenagers has been jailed for nine months.
A doctor has gone before his professional watchdog accused of assaulting a nurse and molesting two patients.
A north lifeboat crew was called to pump gallons of water from a sinking herring trawler yesterday.
A 14-year-old Caithness boy was left paralyzed on one side and fighting for his life - after a football hit his head.
A 36-year-old man has been charged after class B drugs worth more than £5,000 were discovered in a Highland home.
Fire fighters have been sent to a house blaze in Wick this evening.
School bus services in the north could be disrupted this morning after it is understood a contractor went out of business.