Pet owners have been warned to be vigilant after chunks of meat were left scattered around a Tayside village.
Fed-up Scone residents have called for a long-term solution to the ongoing fly-tipping issue in their woodland area.
Shakespeare, a school choir and Scottish art were in the spotlight as Perth Festival of the Arts kicked off its ten day run in glorious sunshine on Thursday.
Bee poisoners who appear to have wiped out a colony of the insects in Perth have been slammed by keepers.
A joint investigation has been launched into the suspected illegal culling of around 100 birds in Highland Perthshire after dozens of carcasses were found floating in a loch.
A new £1 million international Highland games centre has been announced for Perthshire as part of a massive investment in Tayside.
Perth Farmer's Market will celebrate its 2oth anniversary on Saturday with a birthday cake, tractor exhibition and more than 50 stalls.
Graffiti vandals have targeted locations across Coupar Angus, drawing and spray-painting property in the general vicinity of the local primary school.
Talented Perth Academy students will see their artwork displayed in New York this month to celebrate the Year of The Glove.
A court date has been set in a battle to save a Carse of Gowrie school after Perth and Kinross Council launched a legal challenge against the Scottish Government.