Transport is a key issue for the Angus North and Mearns constituency, which is dissected by the arterial route to Aberdeen, the A90. The sweep from Stonehaven includes the construction site for the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR), as well as future upgrades on the railway at Montrose.
Getting young people involved in politics is one of the great challenges of British democracy.
The SNP accused the Labour-led administration of adding to a "debt pile" through "a range of spending commitments, guarantees, underwriting and borrowing".
Labour will pile the pressure on the Scottish Government today to release up-to-date figures on job losses in the offshore industry.
MSP Jenny Marra has been ranked top of the North-east Scottish Labour list, and Lewis Macdonald second, by party members.
Opposition leaders today said major questions remained over how Aberdeen City Council would close a £26 million funding gap.
A NORTH-EAST MSP has today told Holyrood there is “no crisis” in the oil and gas industry.
ABERDEEN'S main street could be revitalised, following the news the local council will be able to reduce business rates for firms.
Callum McCaig has branded the Labour Party “shameful” amid claims the SNP failed to act to protect North Sea oil and gas jobs. The Aberdeen South MP told a packed conference hall he would have “appreciated some help” from other MPs in his efforts to protect the “vital industry”. For more on this story EnergyVoice.com
NORTH-EAST Labour MSP Richard Baker has announced he will not stand for re-election next year.
UK Labour leadership candidate Andy Burnham was today due to visit Aberdeen.
THE man vying for Labour's top job received a standing ovation from a packed Aberdeen theatre as he kicked of his Scottish tour.
UK LABOUR leadership front runner Jeremy Corbyn will visit Aberdeen tomorrow.
SCOTTISH Labour constituency groups across the North-east are split over who should be the next UK leader and deputy leader.
ABERDEENSHIRE Council's ruling Alliance stands on a knife-edge after two Labour councillors dramatically quit, leaving a majority of two.
A NORTH-EAST MSP is among the bookies' top tips to replace Jim Murphy as Scottish Labour Leader.
ABERDEEN City Council finance convener Willie Young has resigned as secretary of the city's Labour group.
Here are 10 key points from the election counts.
Kirsty Blackman has won the vote for the Aberdeen North constituency. The SNP candidate won the seat with a majority of 13,396 of votes. Aberdeen North Kirsty Blackman (SNP) – 24,793 Euan Davidson (Lib Dem) – 2,050 Richard Baker (Labour) – 11,397 Sanjoy Sen (Conservative) – 5,304 Tyrinne Rutherford (Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition) – 206 Christopher Willett (National Front) – 186
LETHARGIC but restless, irritated then amused, seeing party rosettes whenever I close my eyes – it can only be election fever.
A PUNTER in Aberdeen has placed a £3,000 bet on the Lib Dems to beat Alex Salmond in the General Election.
Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy and comic Eddie Izzard have condemned “violent” and “aggressive” nationalist protesters as scuffles broke out during the Glasgow walkabout.