Some of the proposals were labelled 'bizarre' while others raised eyebrows over who would financially benefit
But NHS Highland insists that it moved fast to deal with any worries from the staff
But some businesses say the lukewarm response from officials is 'disappointing'
He says he is leaving in the 'best interests of the party' after thinking 'long and hard' about it over Christmas
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says her government was simply trying to be 'transparent'
First Minister says the changes were prompted by the highest weekly death toll since May
MSP Maree Todd says the norths stands to benefit from a £100 million Scottish Government investment in the industry
The funding will plug the gaps left the slow pace of progress as MSP Edward Mountain labels the debacle 'another broken SNP promise to the Highlands'
The so-called healing process can last anything up to 32 weeks
Successive polls have shown a majority of those living in Scotland believe in an independent nation
Highland councillors will be asked to agree to a major transfer of power from elected representatives to officers today.
Both were apparently referred to the standards commission but were not formally told what the allegations against them were
While Highland GPs say they are ready and willing to help step up vaccination efforts across the region
Maree Todd believes the Boundary Commission plans would directly harm local democracy when more not less representation is needed
The latest figures indicate that the new variant is responsible for 50 per cent of the latest cases
But there is light at the end of the tunnel and we should still count our blessings
Donald Cameron says such detailed planning is 'vital' to save lives
The First Minister confirmed the move would take effect from midnight
Schools will close for January, people can only leave home for essential purposes and social gatherings are reduced to two people
The Highlands – along with the rest of mainland Scotland – will be placed into a full lockdown at midnight tonight for the whole of this month.