Police in Easter Ross are appealing for information about an early hours van fire which it is believed was deliberately started.
FIVE men have been charged after drugs with a combined street value worth £700,000 were seized in rural areas of Alness.
A THIEF who stole a late husband's wedding band while decorating the widow's house in Beauly has avoided a jail sentence.
THE theft of a large flightless bird that a Ross-shire couple raised from a chick has left them heartbroken – and they are pleading for his return.
AN Easter Ross father of four who broke a police officer’s wrist and bit another on the leg to avoid arrest was jailed for 10 months today (Tuesday).
A HOMELESS man who breached bail by seeking nail clippers at an address in Beauly has been jailed for 168 days.
Police say a man was found safe and well after a late night search around Dornoch Bridge.
Tractors, quad bikes, Land Rovers and livestock amongst targets of thieves as cost of rural crime soars.
A HANDYMAN was attacked because he was taking too long to finish a house that he was refurbishing, a court trial heard this week.
Police are carrying out an extensive search of the Dornoch Bridge area after a man's behaviour caused alarm to passers by.
Two men, both aged 18 years, have been arrested and charged following two separate attacks in Ross-shire, over the weekend.