Between April and September last year, cops stopped 1,274 people, of which 402, or around 31.5%, instances were considered “positive”.
A north-east MSP has urged the Scottish Government to support fisherman hit by deliberate fire.
The £200 million investment will only speed up journey times from Aberdeen to the central belt by two minutes.
“Patricia and the local Stonehaven community are lighting the way to a playground that every child can enjoy. I am very impressed by the amount they have raised over the years.”
Police are called out to 999 calls at Scottish courts dozens of times each month, new figures indicate.
More than 140 knives have been seized at north-east courts since the start of 2017, the Evening Express can reveal.
A probe has been launched after a prisoner posed for selfies in a north-east prison and posted them on Facebook.
A North-east politician has claimed companies affected by soaring business rates are facing a “shockingly slow” wait for their appeals to be processed.
A Highland League football team will be hit with a bill of more than £4,000 for the policing operation at a high-profile Scottish Cup tie.
A move to twin Stonehaven with a suburb of Paris and strengthen a “beautiful friendship” between Scotland and France will be formally agreed in May.
Transport Scotland has spent almost £44,000 on a campaign to promote the use of yellow average speed cameras on the A90 Aberdeen to Dundee road.
A former oilman has told how he was knocked back by employers due to his experience in the industry.
The Rio 2016 Olympics proved to be the most popular topic of last year on Twitter.
Nearly 200 youngsters celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Cub Scouts at a special birthday bash.
Part of the Aberdeen bypass has had its completion date knocked back by almost a year.