Police units and ambulance services have been called to a north-east beach.
The rescue helicopter is there from Inverness, as well as the Fraserburgh all weather lifeboat, the Macduff in shore lifeboat, the Banff coastguard rescue team, the Scottish Ambulance Service and a coastguard senior officer.
The double-digit low broke the record for 2019, beating the previous mark of -10.5C (13.1F) recorded on January 3 in Braemar.
More ScotRail services have been cancelled today due to a shortage of crew.
A number of north-east homes have been affected by power cuts this morning.
A mini bus struck a power cable after coming off a north-east road due to poor weather conditions.
Adverse weather conditions have led to a number of collisions in the north-east this morning.
A missing north-east man has been found according to police. Paul Robinson was reported missing from the Fraserburgh area. However, officers have confirmed the 44-year-old has been found safe and well.
A north-east road is blocked after a two-vehicle collision. The incident occurred at 9.20am on the A947 at Whiterashes. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said that an ambulance was also at the scene. Everyone involved was out of their cars on the arrival of the emergency services. The road is currently blocked in both directions.
Officers have renewed an appeal for a missing north-east man who was last seen more than a year ago.
The crash is causing an obstruction on the road. Police have said nobody has been hurt.
Temporary arrangements at a north-east school will continue today as a heating system is worked on.
Renovations at a former north-east council building are underway, bringing it back into use after nearly three years.
They were just days from the slaughter as their kind-hearted saviours struggled to find them a new place to live in the north-east.
Community leaders have hit out after vandals caused up to £20,000 of damage to a north-east school.
Residents have been urged to have their say on potential options to stop coastal flooding in a north-east seaside town.
New figures have shown more than 2,800 attacks were made against north-east council staff in the past six years.
A north-east MSP has praised an initiative which promotes sports participants working together to promote blood donation.
High winds of up to 75mph could batter the north-east next week, according to weather experts.
A north-east man has been banned from the road for four years for driving at a group of pedestrians after a “dispute” outside a nightclub.
Though prices at the petrol pump fell for the second consecutive month in December, fuel is still too expensive, the RAC’s Fuel Watch service says.
Two vehicles have crashed on a north-east road. The incident occurred on the A96 between Kintore and Thainstone, near to the BP garage at 11.35am. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “There’s a two-vehicle RTC on the A96 between Kintore and Thainstone. “The ambulance service are in attendance. “There’s no serious injuries.”
A total of 36 people have been arrested in the north-east as officers crack down on violent crime.
Emergency services were dispatched to a north-east harbour after receiving reports of a man in the water.
Almost 300 properties in the north-east have been cut off from the grid following a series of power cuts today.
Firefighters tackled a "significant" blaze at a north-east farm.
Scotmid Co-operative stores across the north-east have announced that the Scottish SPCA will be their charity of the year.
People across the north-east have been getting into the festive spirit by sporting their most cringeworthy and colourful Christmas jumpers.
Headteachers at North East schools have written to more than 300,000 parents over fears that tighter funding has created a “make-or-break” situation.
A north-east road blocked after a crash involving a lorry has reopened.