Drugs worth almost £80,000 have been seized from a car on the A90 in the North-east. The recovery was made yesterday after the car was stopped north of Laurencekirk. Drugs worth £78,000 were discovered in the vehicle. A 31-year-old man was due to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court today in relation to the alleged incident.
A start date for the long-awaited work on Laurencekirk flyover will be confirmed soon.
Cannabis worth more than £7,000 has been seized from a car on the A90.
Vandals who smashed windows at a former North-east academy set for demolition put themselves at risk by entering the site, the police have warned.
Police have been called to a two-car crash on the A90 tonight.
A long-awaited flyover on the A90 has taken a step forward.
Aviation experts investigating the Norway helicopter crash which killed 13 people have found signs of metal fatigue in the gearbox of the downed aircraft.
Drivers have been warned to take extra care tonight after a lorry blocked a section of the A90.
Proposals have been submitted to build nearly 250 homes at a site near a North-east town.
Police have warned drivers to take extra care on the A90 this morning due to snow.
Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a ticket examiner was threatened and assaulted on train travelling between Aberdeen and Laurencekirk.
A petition has been launched to save sporting facilities in a North-east town from being sold for development by a council.
Design work to improve one of the North-east’s most dangerous junctions is to be taken forward this year.
A former North-east academy could be turned into business units in a bid to strengthen a town’s economy following the oil downturn.
Three men and a woman are due in court after more than £11,000 of drugs was recovered on the A90.
One lane of the A90 is blocked after a three-vehicle crash. The vehicles collided on the A90 Aberdeen to Dundee road at Laurencekirk at around 6.50pm. A Police Scotland spokesman said no one has been seriously injured in the crash. He added: “One lane is blocked.”
Two men were taken to hospital today after a one-car crash on a North-east road.
A number of cars have come off the A90 after a one-vehicle crash.
Almost 30 schools across Aberdeenshire were over capacity last year. Two academies, Aboyne and Banchory, and 25 primary schools including Balmedie, Newmacher, Inverurie Market Place and Laurencekirk were all over capacity. To find out what the capacity level was at every Aberdeenshire school last year, view our interactive map.
An incident of dangerous driving on the A90 is being investigated by police.
ALMOST 30% of all emergency ambulance calls in the North-east are not being reached within the eight-minute target time, the Evening Express can reveal today.
CONCERNS have been raised about road safety following the approval for more than 300 new North-east homes.
A town is set for a major expansion after the go-ahead was given for hundreds of homes.
ONE lane of the A90 is currently blocked due to a broken down lorry.
RESOURCEFUL residents of a North-east town have created a spectacular Christmas tree out of bits of junk.
CAMPAIGNERS today said they are "disappointed" to learn there is no timeline drawn up for a long-awaited flyover at a notorious junction.
A TOWN'S fireworks display has been cancelled and another one in a village is in jeopardy.
A FLYOVER has been identified as the preferred option to improve one of the North-east’s most dangerous junctions.
FOOTBALL legend Alan Shearer today praised the Dons for sustaining their title challenge with Celtic this season.