A ROSS-SHIRE bank teller who embezzled £42,000 from his employers and then gambled it away over a couple of months has avoided prison.
'EXCEPTIONAL work' to support the community during the Covid-19 pandemic has seen a Wester Ross distillery honoured for its spirited efforts.
The cash will be delivered over the next two years and will go directly on hiring staff to support education through the pandemic.
A POPULAR hotel and bar's new owners have vowed to "support local" as they seek to restore the site to its "true spirit and former glory".
A HIGHLAND village is once again living up to it moniker as the coldest spot in the UK after the mercury plunged last night.
HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of the Royal Navy's new aircraft carriers, is to take part in Europe's biggest war games off the Scottish coast.
She said it would directly impact budget setting for organisations like NHS Highland and Highland Council
A basking shark tagged off County Clare in Ireland has been re-sighted months later off the west coast of Scotland looking for a mate.
Far north MP Jamie Stone is pressing for repairs to the dilapidated Cape Wrath road.
ROAD experts, police and leading local figures have come together digitally to thrash out ideas to improve a deadly stretch of the A9.
EIGHT more Covid-19 infections have been recorded in the NHS Highland area – on the same day Scotland saw its biggest ever daily jump in cases.