A lifeboat was launched after a life raft was discovered in the North Sea.
More than £65,000 has been raised by swimmers taking part in a north-east harbour's Boxing Day event.
Watch: Incredible footage shows north-east lifeboat and Coastguard crews teaming up for high-octane training exercise
A team of north-east rescuers turned stuntmen for the day as part of a high-octane training drill designed to save lives.
Tributes have been paid to a North-east community stalwart and lifeboat chairman.
Christmas has come early for Santa in a North-east town after his sled was given a complete revamp.
PETERHEAD and Fraserburgh lifeboats have been launched to rescue a vessel which crashed into rocks near a North-east lighthouse.