A rescue mission to save a whale which washed up on a beach near Monifieth has turned into a recovery operation after the animal was found dead.
Ministers have confirmed they will consider financial assistance for local councils under the Bellwin Scheme following recent heavy snowfalls.
A young man missing from near Cupar has been found safe and well.
An extra £5 million to help NHS boards cope with the pressure winter puts on health and social care services has been announced by the Scottish Government.
Hundreds of visitors are expected to descend on some of the area’s prestigious golf courses today as the 17th annual Alfred Dunhill Links Championship tees off.
Fears have been raised about the worrying number of children being left home alone in parts of Tayside and Fife.