News

News

Fresh measures to improve road safety

Politics

Restaurant owner inspired to re-open Carron “due to public demand”

Business
L-R Billy Hunter, immediate past president of the Rotary Club of Stonehaven, Sheena Lonchay operational manager for NHS charities, Portlethen dialysis patient, Angus Simpson,  Dame Anne Begg non executive director and chair of the NHS Grampian Endowments Committee, Stonehaven dialysis patient Colin Lawson,  Dr Anne Humphrey, lead fundraiser for the campaign and associate specialist at Aberdeen Royal Infirmarys dialysis unit and Dave Swankie, site manager for CHAP Construction.

Work begins on dialysis unit

Health

Scotrail is the best performing large train operator in the UK

News

Scottish Oyster Shucking Championships launched

News

Cats Protection outlines simple steps to keep puss purring throughout the year

News

Thousands urge Scottish Government to raise their ambition on climate change

News

Reports of child neglect on the rise

News

Keith Brooke steps down as RHASS chairman

News

Scotland’s happiest place is on a beach in the Hebrides

News

A90 - Changes to road layout at Stonehaven

Transport
Average speed cameras

A90 average speed cameras “will improve safety”

Transport
A male aged 31 and a female aged 26 were fatally injured and a second male is in hospital with serious injuries.

Fatal road crash near Marykirk kills two

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport

Appeal for witnesses after Auchenblae vandalism

Crime
Officers want to highlight there are various types of doorstep crime including bogus callers who try to get into a persons home or obtain personal details by pretending to be someone they are not like council staff or charity collectors and rogue traders.

Stay safe against doorstep crime

Crime
Sisters Grace and Kara McKinney

Missing girls traced safe and well

Crime
Sisters Grace and Kara McKinney

Police appeal to trace missing girls

Crime

Mackie pupil heads off to Cambridge

News
SDS Careers Advisers from the North East of Scotland who answered calls at the SDS Exam Results Helpline.

Support for pupils with exam results

Education

ITCA Training seeking applications

Education
Left to right: Rory Rose from Stonehaven, Sarah Montgomery from Kintore, Miriam McDonald from Ellon, Rhia Badial from Maryculter and
Adam Morrison from Cults.

Oxford awaits Stonehaven pupil

News

Restaurant owner inspired to re-open Carron “due to public demand”

Business
A stretch of the A90 dual carriageway.

A90 - Changes to road layout at Stonehaven

Transport
Average speed cameras

A90 average speed cameras “will improve safety”

Transport
All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business

Fresh measures to improve road safety

Politics
The Electoral Reform Society claims that 1.8 million votes cast in Scotland made no impact on the overall result.

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
Aberdeenshire Concil#s headquarters, Woodhill House.

Council seeks views on future priorities

Politics

MP backing for pavement parking campaign

Politics

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

Environment
Mairi Davies, climate change manager for Historic Environment Scotland with David Barnes, litter & flytipping manager, Zero Waste Scotland. Photo: � Sandy young Photograph.

Zero Waste Scotland launches new partnership approach to prevent litter

Environment
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
The single use carrier bags will not be available in store after August

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment

Work begins on dialysis unit

Health
Sarah Glendinning is pictured with her children Kairan and Jaimie.

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
Adam Coldwells, chief officer of Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership with Cllr Anne Stirling, chairman of Integration Joint Board.

Praise for health and social care staff in Aberdeenshire

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

Health