A community council is looking for new members to help represent their town.
Emergency services are currently battling a shed blaze at a north-east home.
Owners of a north-east pub will find out this week if they can serve alcohol later.
New traffic surveys are set to be carried out into proposals to pedestrianise eight Aberdeen streets in the evenings.
The move, which forms part of Aberdeen City Council’s Masterplan, aims to make the streets safer for people using bars, clubs, restaurants and takeaways in the evenings.
Restrictions will be put in place on two Aberdeen roads beginning next month as repair work is carried out.
Emergency services have been called to a multiple-vehicle crash in Aberdeenshire.
Around 30 firefighters have been called to a "fairly extensive" fire in the North-east this afternoon.