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Recruitment for £122k council boss to go ahead despite last year's uproar

21 June 2021
Recruitment for £122k council boss to go ahead despite last year's uproar

Recruitment for £122k council boss to go ahead despite last year's uproar

21 June 2021

The council is recruiting a deputy chief at a salary of £122,812 whose aim is to create an 'economy built on fairness of opportunity for all'.


Highland talent sought for micro-budget short film programme

14 June 2021
Highland talent sought for micro-budget short film programme

Highland talent sought for micro-budget short film programme

14 June 2021

A short film commissioning call is open until June 30 that seeks filmmakers in the Highlands to get involved.


PICTURES: Highland mum's shock at finding 'gravestone' and bones in her garden

21 May 2021
PICTURES: Highland mum's shock at finding 'gravestone' and bones in her garden

PICTURES: Highland mum's shock at finding 'gravestone' and bones in her garden

21 May 2021

A Highland mum and her kids talked of their fears on discovering what appeared to be a gravestone along with bones in their back garden last weekend.


Celebrations for Girlguiding county merger

11 May 2021
Celebrations for Girlguiding county merger

Celebrations for Girlguiding county merger

11 May 2021

Girlguiding Highlands and Islands will celebrate the formation of their new county merger by hosting a virtual festival in June.


Highland Council welcomes staycation boom in the region

10 May 2021
Highland Council welcomes staycation boom in the region

Highland Council welcomes staycation boom in the region

10 May 2021

Highland Council welcomes an anticipated staycation boom in the region but says 'investment in resources and businesses' is essential.


WATCH: Sun shines in Highland village as Piano James resumes his 1400-mile trek

25 April 2021
WATCH: Sun shines in Highland village as Piano James resumes his 1400-mile trek

WATCH: Sun shines in Highland village as Piano James resumes his 1400-mile trek

25 April 2021

It was all smiles at a children's playpark in the north Highlands as a music loving fundraiser pulled into town after a month's delay.


Body recovered from far north harbour following search for missing man

16 April 2021
Body recovered from far north harbour following search for missing man

Body recovered from far north harbour following search for missing man

16 April 2021

After a Thurso man was reported missing on Tuesday, Police Scotland announced the recovery of a body from Scrabster harbour yesterday evening.


John O'Groats Trail of destruction

14 April 2021
John O'Groats Trail of destruction

John O'Groats Trail of destruction

14 April 2021

A popular Highland walking route suffered a setback after a section in Caithness was seemingly chainsawed apart.


Highland man is lead artist in Gayboys: The Movie

12 April 2021
Highland man is lead artist in Gayboys: The Movie

Highland man is lead artist in Gayboys: The Movie

12 April 2021

A Highland man celebrates with this week's free online presentation of his new experimental film about gay men and capitalism.


PICTURES: Highland rusty wreck mystery

05 April 2021
PICTURES: Highland rusty wreck mystery

PICTURES: Highland rusty wreck mystery

05 April 2021

With last week's very low tides, a strange phenomenon was observed on a rusting shipwreck at a far north beach that is hard to explain.


WATCH: Nicola Sturgeon joins Dolly Parton to help kids love reading

25 March 2021
WATCH: Nicola Sturgeon joins Dolly Parton to help kids love reading

WATCH: Nicola Sturgeon joins Dolly Parton to help kids love reading

25 March 2021

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has recorded a story for families with young children in partnership with Dollywood Foundation UK.


New single, masterminded in the Highlands, in aid of rugby legend Doddie Weir

14 March 2021
New single, masterminded in the Highlands, in aid of rugby legend Doddie Weir

New single, masterminded in the Highlands, in aid of rugby legend Doddie Weir

14 March 2021

The My Name’5 Doddie Foundation is raising funds to aid research into motor neurone disease.


Blazin' talents join forces for new charity single

05 March 2021
Blazin' talents join forces for new charity single

Blazin' talents join forces for new charity single

05 March 2021

A star-studded line-up of Highland musicians on the international folk scene have teamed up to release a charity video and single.


He's cracked it! Highlander is £5k richer after buying Cadbury's Creme Egg

05 March 2021
He's cracked it! Highlander is £5k richer after buying Cadbury's Creme Egg

He's cracked it! Highlander is £5k richer after buying Cadbury's Creme Egg

05 March 2021

Retired bus driver Sandy Barclay is 'eggstatic' after finding a £5000 winning ticket in a Cadbury's Creme Egg.


Tough year for Groats trail as it looks forward to 2021

29 December 2020
Tough year for Groats trail as it looks forward to 2021

Tough year for Groats trail as it looks forward to 2021

29 December 2020

After a trying year for the John O'Groats Trail it looks forward to increasing membership and employing a full-time manager in 2021.


Help for those in need over the festive period

24 December 2020
Help for those in need over the festive period

Help for those in need over the festive period

24 December 2020

Highland Council and NHS Highland are reminding people that help and support is available for anyone struggling to cope at this time of year.


PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

02 November 2020
PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

02 November 2020

Police refused to comment on speculation that a woman's body discovered in Wick on Sunday was found in a wheelie bin.


Police appeal following fatal road crash on A99 at Freswick

07 September 2020
Police appeal following fatal road crash on A99 at Freswick

Police appeal following fatal road crash on A99 at Freswick

07 September 2020

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses after a man died following a serious road crash at Freswick yesterday.


Police investigate attempted murder in Wick

21 August 2020
Police investigate attempted murder in Wick

Police investigate attempted murder in Wick

21 August 2020

Police have cordoned off an area in Wick as enquiries are ongoing into the attempted murder of a 17-year-old.


Man finds sensitive patient data outside Highland hospital

20 August 2020
Man finds sensitive patient data outside Highland hospital

Man finds sensitive patient data outside Highland hospital

20 August 2020

A man who was passing by Caithness General Hospital in Wick claims to have found a document containing "highly sensitive medical information"


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