THE "disheartening" discovery of discarded beer cans, bottles and disposable barbecues in Ross-shire beauty spots near rivers has prompted an appeal.
'SHAMEFUL' littering has sparked pleas to the public to show greater responsibility as the region begins to welcome visitors under eased lockdown.
The carcass of a minke whale washed up on a Black Isle beach has been removed by Highland Council.
HOME school may be out for summer, but an enterprising Ross girl isn’t letting that stop her thinking of ways to tackle the future's big challenges.
A MINKE whale was washed up on Cromarty beach on Saturday afternoon, with locals saying it had fishing gear or nets around its mouth.
CLIMATE change protesters are welcoming moves towards a green recovery from the pandemic.
A HIGHLAND business which plants a tree every time customers place an order is laying down fresh roots – thanks to its first website.
PLANS for a highly controversial development just outside Dingwall has been rejected by councillors.
MORE needs to be done to help rural Highlanders build houses or crofts in their local area, a senior councillor believes.
FOUR new houses could be built in a small Black Isle community, under plans submitted to Highland Council.
PLANS that would lead to a significant increase in the population of an Easter Ross village have been passed unanimously by Highland Council.
Long-term proposals for the future education of children in Invergordon following a devastating fire will go to public consultation.
KAYAKERS and canoeists are being urged to get back on the water with caution and to keep clear of man-made structures at hydro power sites.