A new Pictish stone which will celebrate the role of a Perthshire village in the birth of Scotland as a nation could stand for next 1,000 years.
A week of rain hampered preparations for Alyth Show at Bogle's Field, Blairgowrie, on Saturday, especially on the evening before the show, but the great the efforts of the committee and volunteers meant the ground was in good condition when the sun shone on Saturday.
A Perthshire councillor who has played a leading role in bringing walkers to the area surprised his colleagues by speaking out in favour of a controversial wind farm development.
Police officers in Stonehaven are appealing for witnesses regarding the manner in which a white Citroen van was driven on the A90 on Monday afternoon.
A listed Perthshire mansion which bears a name familiar to generations of art students has gone on the market for offers over £1.85 million.