Tayside and Fife residents have been warned to brace themselves for snow after freezing Arctic air caused temperatures to plummet overnight.
Tayside and Fife dodged a blast of Arctic weather which brought chaos to roads across Scotland yesterday.
At the end of every year we look back on the most read stories on The Courier's website. Here are the articles that outperformed the others online in the past 12 months:
A bus firm will roll out "cheaper" day return tickets across Tayside and Fife next week.
Stagecoach East Scotland have launched a brand new ticket to encourage people to travel across the region for less in the evenings.
Temperatures are expected to plummet to as low as -9C in parts of Scotland next week, with snow showers possible at lower levels across the east coast.
A prolonged cold snap put health and council services to the test this week as plummeting temperatures and black ice led to treacherous conditions on roads and pavements.
Save for the odd snowy spell and a prolonged icy period, Tayside and Fife has dodged much of the recent winter weather; but the region hasn't been so lucky in the past. Throughout the years Courier Country has endured several brutal winters. We decided to have a look back at some of the most famous ones.
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Stray dogs saved from the streets of Bulgaria have travelled almost 3,000 miles to be welcomed into loving new homes across Angus and Fife - thanks to the dedication of one local woman.
When RBS came perilously close to collapse amid global economic turmoil almost 10 years ago, it was United Kingdom taxpayers who dug deep to save the famous old bank from going crashing out of business.