More than £820,000 worth of drugs have been seized in a four-week operation in the Highlands and Islands.
Community groups in the Highlands and Islands are being given more than £2 million of European funding for projects to tackle poverty and inequality.
ONE of two men who died in a climbing accident on Scotland’s most northerly Munro helped to establish 1,000 winter walking routes.
The bodies of two walkers who died after falling on a Munro have been recovered from the mountain.
TWO men have died after falling on a Munro in the Highlands.
A PENSIONER who fell ill in a remote area of Scotland was rescued after his distress signal was picked up in the US.
Weather warnings for snow and ice have been issued for parts of the UK, with 10cm of snow forecast in some areas.
Drugs with a street value of around £155,000 have been recovered from a car on the A82 in the Highlands.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to a crash in the Highlands which left one man dead.
Two people have died in crashes on the A9 in less than 24 hours.
A man has died following a collision between a car and a van on the A9.