Work is progressing to turn a former North-east police station into an enterprise hub.
Banff and Buchan
Councillors have backed a grant of more than £100,000 to help regenerate a North-east community.
Police are appealing for witnesses following several reported break-ins and thefts from vehicles in three areas of Aberdeenshire.
A traveller camp on the outskirts of a North-east community has been backed by council planners despite public outcry.
Banff and Buchan's new Conservative MP has said he is "over the moon" after overturning a near 15,000 majority to steal the seat from the SNP after three decades.
The SNP’s Eilidh Whiteford won the Banff and Buchan seat in 2015 with more than 60% of the vote and a formidable majority of 14,300.
Candidates have officially put their names forward to represent North-east constituencies in the upcoming General Election.
A new law to tackle violence against women is expected to be sent to the Queen for Royal Assent.
Applications are now open for grants from a £104,000 North-east cash pot.
People claiming unemployment benefits in the Banff and Buchan area has increased by more than 70% from this time last year.
THE number of people killed or seriously injured on roads in part of the North-east is the highest annual rate in the UK.
Eilidh Whiteford has won the vote for the Banff and Buchan constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 14,339 votes. Banff and Buchan results Eilidh Whiteford (SNP) – 27,487 David Evans (Lib Dem) – 13,148 Sumon Hoque (Independent) – 2,647 Alex Johnstone (Conservative) – 3,347