4 hrs ago
A96 roadshow figures roundly welcomed
Large numbers turned out and even by 2pm a good amount through the door. It always looked busy as there were 4 from Transport Scotland and 8 from Jacobs so plenty people on hand to answer questions.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
'Scandal' of the delayed safety kit that could have saved three lives
A safety measure which could have prevented a fatal crash between two Tornado jets was approved by the Ministry of Defence 15 years ago - but has still to be installed.
Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [December 9, 2013]
The natural life itself is not sinful. But we must abandon sin, having nothing to do with it in any way whatsoever.
The Daily Record
Two charged after police seize drugs worth A 40k in operation in Aberdeenshire
FAMILY and friends of 43-year-old PC Tony Collins, who was on board the aircraft when it crashed, and pub customer John McGarrigle, 57, gathered to pay their last respects today.
Warning over bogus 'rugby training' emails
POLICE have warned parents of bogus emails which claim to be offering free children's rugby training, while asking for the child's personal details and a photo of their upper body.
Wood Group backs buoys
WOOD Group has underlined its belief in the potential of a scheme to use unmanned buoys to produce oil and gas from the North Sea, which champions believe could result in a host of so-called stranded fields being brought into production.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The conductor Jonathan Cohen will replace Richard Egarr in Scottish Chamber Orchestra concerts this week, after Egarr had to withdraw through illness.
Press and Journal News
Taxpayers face new bills for flood work
Several people with land beside the River Findhorn have hired land agents to pursue the council over the ongoing alleviation work at Forres.
Mail on Sunday
Cost of the weekly food shop will rise in an independent Scotland, supermarkets warn
Big name stores like Asda, Tesco, Morrisons and Sainsbury's absorb the higher costs of doing business in Scotland so that prices are the same across the UK.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [December 8, 2013]
We trample the blood of the Son of God underfoot if we think we are forgiven because we are sorry for our sins.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
A tale of two prisons
Peterhead, one of the country's most notorious jails and home to some of the worst sex offenders in Scotland, closed this week, and HMP Aberdeen is set to shut its doors for good in the New Year.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [December 6, 2013]
"I set My rainbow in the cloud, and it shall be for the sign of the covenant between Me and the earth" It is the will of God that human beings should get into a right-standing relationship with Him, and His covenants are designed for this purpose.
U.K Coastguard Helps with Flood Rescue Efforts
The U.K. Coastguards has been working through the night as parts of the U.K. have been hit by one of the largest tidal surges in decades.
Fatal haulage firm keeps operating
An Aberdeenshire haulage company whose mobile crane was involved in a crash in which a mother and her two children died has been allowed to keep operating.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
One of most significant trees felled
ONE of the ten most significant trees in Scotland was one of the many that were felled as hurricane-force gusts hit Scotland.
Turriff Hospital site to become smoke-free zone
THE Turriff Hospital site is to become NHS Grampian's first completely smoke-free zone on New Year's Day, it was announced today.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Elginite cruises country roads in British Morgan 3-Wheeler
When Howard Curran takes his 2013 Morgan 3-Wheeler for a spin in the Fox Valley area, passers-by are tempted to pull out their cellphones to snap a photo.
MP seeks answers on jet warning kit
An MP believes the absence of collision avoidance kit on Tornado jets will be "an important consideration" for a potential inquiry into a fatal crash.
Oil rigs evacuated as Scotland expects 90mph winds
ONE OF Britain's oil giants today evacuated all its workers from one of its main production platforms following a warning that severe storms are set to sweep across the North Sea.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Daily Reflections with Oswald Chambers [December 3, 2013]
"My speech and my preaching were not with persuasive words of human wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power .