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PICTURES: Drama at climate protest as police step in

PICTURES: Drama at climate protest as police step in

PICTURES: Drama at climate protest as police step in

20 October 2020

Police had to step in after a man tried to disrupt the latest protest by Extinction Rebellion Highland activists in Inverness on Friday.


New group set up to help win offshore wind work

New group set up to help win offshore wind work

New group set up to help win offshore wind work

19 October 2020

Energy supply chain companies in the the Highlands will benefit from a new group helping them to secure work from the offshore wind sector.


Extinction Rebellion Highland bank protest aims to make a point

Extinction Rebellion Highland bank protest aims to make a point

Extinction Rebellion Highland bank protest aims to make a point

18 October 2020

The Clean Up Your Act event was opposed to investment in fossil fuel financing.


Plan proposes new housing for site on edge of Dingwall

Plan proposes new housing for site on edge of Dingwall

Plan proposes new housing for site on edge of Dingwall

17 October 2020

DOZENS of new houses and flats could be built on a hillside on the outskirts of Dingwall.


COMMENT: Cattle, lamb and pig statistics revealed

COMMENT: Cattle, lamb and pig statistics revealed

COMMENT: Cattle, lamb and pig statistics revealed

17 October 2020

DATA released by the Scottish Government reveals an increase in Scotland’s lamb crop and pig herd, while cattle numbers continue to contract.


Port in running for four prizes in top UK awards

Port in running for four prizes in top UK awards

Port in running for four prizes in top UK awards

15 October 2020

A ROSS port is celebrating after it made it through to the final shortlists in four UK awards.


More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

15 October 2020

Transport partnership HITRANS is to deliver a new network of electric vehicle charging points across the west Highlands.


Battle lines drawn over holiday village plan for historic Highland site

Battle lines drawn over holiday village plan for historic Highland site

Battle lines drawn over holiday village plan for historic Highland site

14 October 2020

Opposition is continuing to plans to build a new leisure destination.


Details of Highland climate change conference released

Details of Highland climate change conference released

Details of Highland climate change conference released

14 October 2020

Highland Council is to hold an online conference to discuss the regional, national and global response to climate change.


Fighting, abuse and antisocial behaviour sparks land group action plan

Fighting, abuse and antisocial behaviour sparks land group action plan

Fighting, abuse and antisocial behaviour sparks land group action plan

12 October 2020

A quarter of land managers looking after the countryside have seen antisocial behaviour ranging from fights, people shouting abuse and party noise.


Ross-shire through the Lens – pictures from our readers

Ross-shire through the Lens – pictures from our readers

Ross-shire through the Lens – pictures from our readers

10 October 2020

This stunning shot of Beinn Eighe from Loch Coulin was shared by David Richardson, an enthusiast for the delights of Wester Ross.


Lone Moray Firth bottlenose dolphin Yoda moves to a new 'home'

Lone Moray Firth bottlenose dolphin Yoda moves to a new 'home'

Lone Moray Firth bottlenose dolphin Yoda moves to a new 'home'

10 October 2020

A DOLPHIN named after a beloved Star Wars character who disappeared a long time ago has been found in a sea far, far away.


WATCH: Dingwall community woodland proposal floated by local farming family

WATCH: Dingwall community woodland proposal floated by local farming family

WATCH: Dingwall community woodland proposal floated by local farming family

09 October 2020

Dingwall residents have been asked for their views on trailblazing proposals to create a 15-acre woodland for the benefit of the local community.


Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, consultants claim

Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, consultants claim

Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, consultants claim

04 October 2020

Money-spinning plans for a 500-berth marina between Inverness and Nairn would be unlikely to upset the area’s delicate eco-system - claim.


Progress in Peffery Way link between Dingwall and Strathpeffer

Progress in Peffery Way link between Dingwall and Strathpeffer

Progress in Peffery Way link between Dingwall and Strathpeffer

04 October 2020

A new link to the Peffery Way is a sign of further progress in the Dingwall to Strathpeffer walker and cyclist route.


Slashing food waste could help slow climate change – and save you a packet!

Slashing food waste could help slow climate change – and save you a packet!

Slashing food waste could help slow climate change – and save you a packet!

02 October 2020

Householders in and around Muir of Ord are being challenged to dramatically reduce their food waste while doing a good turn to the environment.


Muirburn helps control wildfires, says land group as season opens

Muirburn helps control wildfires, says land group as season opens

Muirburn helps control wildfires, says land group as season opens

01 October 2020

Muirburn – the controlled, cool burning of heather on Scotland’s moorlands – is becoming ever more important in the fight against wildfires.


'If you really want something, go for it'

'If you really want something, go for it'

'If you really want something, go for it'

01 October 2020

An engineer at Scottish Water has broken the record for the fastest time to complete the 864km Scottish National Trail for a great cause.


Inspirational Highland stair climb great-granny(90) scoops top accolade

Inspirational Highland stair climb great-granny(90) scoops top accolade

Inspirational Highland stair climb great-granny(90) scoops top accolade

30 September 2020

An inspirational great-granny has been recognised for a remarkable fundraising effort that lifted spirits during the lockdown.


PICTURES: Meet baby otters Al and Ness

PICTURES: Meet baby otters Al and Ness

PICTURES: Meet baby otters Al and Ness

27 September 2020

MEET Al and Ness, a pair of lucky otter babies found in the Easter Ross town that inspired their names earlier this month.


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