Tay Cities Deal allies have signed off an historic document that promises to unlock thousands of jobs and lever in more than £700 million of investment.
Health chiefs have launched a review of orthopeadic services across Tayside.
Funding for an investigation into new "park and choose" railway platforms in Tayside has been granted by the Scottish Government.
Negotiations will continue on how to spend an extra £50 million of investment promised by the Scottish Government as part of the Tay Cities Deal.
Action being taken by councils to curb the menace of fly-tipping could result in a - hopefully temporary - surge in incidents.
The upturn in Scotland's energy sector is having a knock on effect for property markets in Tayside and Fife, it has emerged.
Author of damning Tayside mental health report dismayed that calls for wider review have not been heeded
Health chiefs have refused to halt a controversial shake-up of psychiatric services in Tayside, despite a plea for a "fundamental redesign".
Despite costing the country more than £9 million a month, very few fly-tippers are being prosecuted.
It may feel frostier than Iceland, but Scotland could soon be basking in record temperatures.
Illegal fly-tipping is costing Scotland more than £100 million a year, The Courier can reveal.