It’s getting towards winter once again and with it comes poor conditions, long nights and a generally worse environment for cars.
NHS Grampian will receive almost £1 million to help tackle seasonal pressures this winter.
A gold-coloured gritter will take centre stage at a safety event in the city next weekend.
A north-east coastal road is to close to vehicles next month.
A general election in mid-December has prompted talk of voters staying away from the polls, discouraged by cold weather and darker evenings.
Close to five million cars are being driven on UK roads with defective headlights, a new survey has discovered.
Aberdeen residents have just a fortnight left to apply for free community salt bags from the council.
Gritter drivers in Aberdeen are being trained to ensure they are up to speed ahead of the start of the city council’s winter maintenance programme.
The council has stockpiled around 12,000 tonnes of salt and 180 staff will be on hand to treat the roads and pavements.
As the weather turns colder, wetter and more autumnal, the types of tyre we use can change. The swap from summer tyres to winter tyres is the most obvious one, but there’s another choice too – all-weather tyres.
Council chiefs have urged Aberdeen residents to pick up a free community salt bag.
Aberdeen City Council’s winter roads budget could be extended should the weather be worse than anticipated, councillors have been told.
Aberdeen's council bosses have warned its winter roads budget will only be able to cope with a mild season despite forecasters predicting this winter could be the coldest in more than three decades.
Weather experts are predicting a “disappointing” weekend temperature-wise in the city, while parts of Aberdeenshire may even fall as low as 0C (32F).
North-east health staff had their most successful ever winter – and are already planning for the same again this year.
Hard-up infrastructure chiefs could be forced to dip into their reserves for cash to prepare and respond to even a mild winter, they have claimed.
The Met Office has issued a snow warning for the north-east.
Parts of the north-east could see the mercury plummet to as low as -10C tonight, with some areas not even budging above freezing during the day.
Police in the Highlands have revealed a car was stopped with its windscreen almost completely covered in snow.
Weather experts have predicted the cold weather is here to stay over the next few days and into next week – along with strong winds and the return of snow.
A foundation has ensured more than 100 youngsters in need in the north-east have received a winter coat.
Council chiefs have placed one-tonne community salt bags at 20 locations around Aberdeen.
A north-east road safety group has warned that older drivers are more at risk of a collision this winter.
A motorist's car was seized after they were caught driving without insurance and no MOT in the north-east.
Officers in the north-east are encouraging the public to think ahead before driving this winter as part of an initiative.
Almost £1 million in extra funding is to be injected into a health board’s budget in a bid to keep north-east hospitals running smoothly this winter.
Plans to grit almost half of Aberdeen’s roads before 7.30am as part of winter preparations have been announced by council chiefs.
More than 1,800 people died across the north-east last winter – the highest total in at least a decade.
The public could be given snowploughs to help battle winter conditions as part of a north-east council’s roads plan.
NHS Grampian has received a slice of a £10 million funding pot to help deal with the added pressures of winter.