News

News

Final push for Scottish dairy farmers to apply for EU Dairy Aid

News 1
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business

Portlethen Conservation Group funding bid

Environment
some members of the Newtonhill Netball Club and Newtonhill Boys Club celebrating the news that we've been shortlisted for the Bags of Help scheme.

Centre bids for Bags of Help

News

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment

Communities across Scotland mark International Workers’ Memorial Day

News

Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

News

College lecturers take strike action

News

Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health

Two fifths of male football fans admit to destruction of items

News

Overnight closures at Charleston this weekend

Transport

Road re-opened following fatal crash near Braemar

Transport
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport
The Bervie Braes road is a popular route for tourists

Bervie Braes road re-opens for summer

Transport

Vandalism to cars in Stonehaven prompts police appeal

Crime
Cabinet Secretary for Justice Michael Matheson.

New curbs against drug-driving

Crime 4
Chiefs plea...Mr Gormley wants members of the public to share their views on the 2026 Police Scotland strategy. You can complete the survey by visiting the website www.scotland.police.uk/about-us/policing-2026/ by May  8.

Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley’s 2026 vision

Crime 5
Getting the basics right...is a top priority for Scottish Police Authority chairman Andrew Flanagan.

SPA chairman Andrew Flanagan discusses Policing 2026

Crime 2

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

News
The new Hillside School in Portlethen.

Portlethen’s new primary school opens its doors

Education
Paul de Leeuw, Director of RGUs Oil and Gas Institute.

RGU launches new online learning portal for oil and gas industry

Education
Faubourg dAmiens Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery

Mackie pupils to attend WWI commemorative event in France

News

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business
Resurfacing begins on March 13 and runs for three nights

Overnight closures at Charleston this weekend

Transport
Woolworths could be set for a return?

Woolworths set for shock return to the high street

Business

Funding boost for local projects

Politics
Aberdeenshire Concil#s headquarters, Woodhill House.

Stonehaven’s Beach pavilion facing closure

Politics
Stuart Donaldson MP

Stuart Donaldson to stand for re-election

Politics
Community council Chairperson Phil Mills-Bishop

Phil in the running as an independent

Politics

Portlethen Conservation Group funding bid

Environment
This is a hybrid between a Spanish stealth slug and the UKs common black slug. Pic: Leslie Noble

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr has the key to Scotland's secrets

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

News

Biodiversity awards for Portlethen Moss and Maryculter

News

Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health
42 year-old Aaron Wilson

Brave cancer battlers take to the catwalk

Health

Cycling to work may reduce risk of premature death

Lifestyle 5
Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Improved focus on eyecare services

Health 1
Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Health Secretary calls on Scots to take cancer test

Health 1