PETERHEAD and Fraserburgh lifeboats have been launched to rescue a vessel which crashed into rocks near a North-east lighthouse.
FIRE crews have been called to a tractor which has caught fire at a North-east farm.
ABERDEEN Ladies hope hammering Celtic 3-0 will act as inspiration to the Dons’ men when they face the Hoops at Pittodrie.
Derek McInnes refused to be drawn on any controversy surrounding Adam Rooney's opening goal choosing instead to focus on the positives from his side's 2-0 victory at Partick Thistle.
Scottish ministers have named Ferguson shipyard as the preferred bidder for a £97 million contract for the biggest new ferries on the Clyde since 2001 in a deal that could secure more than 150 jobs.
Justice Secretary Michael Matheson has been branded an "absentee landlord" who has "done nothing" to address issues within Scotland's national police force.
Crunch talks on Northern Ireland's deteriorating political situation will take place in London and Dublin.
Everton star Darron Gibson will appear in court accused of crashing his sports car into a cyclist while drink-driving.
The case of Lord Janner, who is accused of 22 child sex abuse charges, will be brought before the Old Bailey - but the peer will not be compelled to attend.
Councils have warned Chancellor George Osborne that key local services will be put under "enormous pressure" if he slashes funding further.
Rihanna said she is thrilled to have had a decade-long career in music as she launched her new fragrance RiRi in New York.
A satellite image shows the main building of the ancient Temple of Bel in the Syrian city of Palmyra has been destroyed, a United Nations agency said.
Supermarket giant Tesco is to tap into the rapidly growing vinyl music market this week when it sells the new album by British rock group Iron Maiden.
A Loose Woman, “The Queen of Porn” and two sex tape stars are among the somewhat dubious line-up for the latest series of Celebrity Big Brother.
An award-winning show by a Hollywood director is to head to Aberdeen after a two-year challenge.
WHEN the Chatty Man arrives in Aberdeen with a show called Yap, Yap, Yap you kind of know what you're in for.
IRON Maiden bassist Steve Harris is relishing the chance to return to his roots with solo project British Lion.
POLICE were today appealing for a woman, who was approached by two men, in a bid to assist with an investigation into an indecent assault.
WITH more than 150 animals waiting to find a loving home, the staff at Drumoak's rehoming centre have their hands full.
SUMMER is finally due to arrive in Aberdeen thanks to a popular daytime TV show.
AN ONLINE petition has been launched against a proposed harbour development in Aberdeen.
A COUNCIL is proposing to merge two jobs at a primary school in a bid to attract a new lollipop man or woman.
POLICE are today appealing for information in relation to the theft of a car in Aberdeen.
A MAJOR North-east commuter route is blocked following a three-vehicle crash.
A fuelling vessel has been towed into a harbour after a collision with a cargo ship.
A MUM and dad today told of their shock after their young son suffered a second-degree burn by stepping on a discarded barbecue.
IT'S the end of an era for two Brigade companies who are preparing to hold an official closing ceremony more than 60 years after they were founded.
AN 80-YEAR-OLD woman is celebrating after welcoming a new generation to her already sizeable family.
BON Accord Heritage today said community support is an "essential" part of getting the project off the ground.
AN ABERDEEN dad is set to cycle across the country for a charity which helped his baby before she died.
TRIBUTES were today paid to a much loved former councillor and community leader who has passed away.
The Treasury should consider a staggered regime of capital allowances for the oil industry that rise and fall in line with fluctuating oil prices, industry expert Sir Ian Wood has suggested.
A former estate worker was jailed for almost three years today after stealing a bus - while high on drugs.
THIS is how the city's iconic Bon Accord Baths could look if it's restored and transformed into a community-run facility.
A REALITY TV star and a well-known DJ are to appear at an Aberdeen nightclub next month.
PRIMARY school pupils in Aberdeen have had the chance to get their hands on top of the range orchestral instruments.
A WOMAN has been taken to hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, following a fire at a sheltered housing complex in Aberdeen.
BUSES in Aberdeen are set for a shake-up in a bid to boost passenger numbers.
PRISONERS at HMP Grampian made more than 300 complaints in the past year.
"GET out and get healthy".
FIRE crews are tackling a grain dryer on fire at an Aberdeenshire farm.
An Aberdeen office will be opened to provide engineering and commercial management of vital North Sea infrastructure, the firm about to become the new operator of Total’s St Fergus gas plant said last night.
AN INVESTMENT of £150 million is to be ploughed into building new facilities at NHS Grampian's Foresterhill Campus over the next five years.
A PREFERRED location for a new community hub in Aberdeen has been agreed by councillors.