Leader Raymond Bremner says 'there are considerable opportunities to derive more income to support the overall work of Highland Council.'
For many hampered and endangered by the current system, the phased changes can't come soon enough. A major milestone will be marked on Monday.
Groups and organisations in the Highlands are being invited to apply for funding to improve and regenerate their communities.
Scottish Minister's rejected the council's assessment of a farmhouse near King's Stable.
To some, the introduction of 20mph zones in communities across the Highlands is a welcome move and improves road safety.
Council house tenants in the Highlands are being invited to have their say on the rent levels for the year ahead.
Objectors want Highland Council to reject the bid to turn the gym into a bowling alley but officials say their hands are tied.
A public consultation on the Highland-wide 20mph limit programme has been launched.
A new headteacher has been announced for Inverness High School.
Nine placements have started since October.
More than 100 homes set to be built in final chunk of Slackbuie housing development on Inverness outskirts.
The popular doughnut firm wants to "simply and sensitivity change" the listed building it is keen to occupy.