Firefighters were called this afternoon to extinguish a vehicle on fire in a north-east town.
Crews are currently tackling a gorse fire outside a north-east town.
The prime minister is expected to take to the podium on Wednesday as part of a coronavirus press conference.
Here are the latest live news updates from Aberdeen and the north-east, as well as the major national and international stories breaking throughout the day.
The number of positive cases at Aberdeen University has risen to 44, according to the incident management team.
Officers are calling on the public's help after a series of break-ins at an Aberdeen charity.
The hunt is on to find to find pooches who can help review dog-friendly holiday homes across the UK.
Two youngsters have been reported following a deliberate fire at a north-east barn.
Two surfers had to be rescued after almost being swept out to sea off Aberdeen beach.
Pupils at an Aberdeen secondary school will have to isolate for two weeks after a child tested positive for Covid-19.
A new gift shop will open in Aberdeen next month - in the home of a former beloved business.
Lifeboat crews were launched after a woman was reported stranded on rocks at a north-east beauty spot.
Officers are appealing for information after a number of trees were set on fire in Aberdeen.
Drivers are facing delays on an Aberdeenshire road due to tree felling works.
A man has been charged after a crash which has blocked the A96 in Elgin.
The first minister said she was “sorry” for students in halls as she advised them not to visit pubs or other households this weekend.
Wildlife enthusiasts are being asked to help a university project on bottlenose dolphins by sending their snaps of sightings.
Officers are appealing for a van driver to come forward after a crash in Peterhead.
Officers are appealing for information after a haul of copper piping was stolen from an Aberdeen housing development.
A woman was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash on a busy Aberdeen road.
Scotland has recorded the highest number of positive cases in a single day, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced.
A woman and a three-year-old boy escaped injury today after their car collided with a parked vehicle and landed on its roof.
Two men have appeared in court today after police seized more than £750,000 cannabis in Buckie.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a swathe of new restrictions for England which he said could remain in place for "perhaps six months".
The autumn equinox will take place today, signalling an end to the sunny weather.
The prime minister will chair meetings of Cabinet and the Cobra emergency committee this morning ahead of the national address.
The owners of a historic north-east castle which was once the seat of Clan Gordon have welcomed the new boy in the “hood” – American rapper Ice Cube.
Sturgeon admits inconsistencies with new social gathering rules – but urges people of all ages to comply
The first minister announced that children's parties could still go ahead - despite new social gatherings restrictions.
The north-east has recorded two new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours.
Police have been called to attend a two-vehicle crash on a north-east road.