Fife’s joint SNP/Labour administration has passed plans to bridge a £9.1 million budget gap for the coming year by increasing council tax by 3% and making £4.8 million of savings.
Activists gathered outside Fife Council’s headquarters in Glenrothes on Thursday morning ahead of the annual budget setting meeting to voice their disgust at further cuts to services.
A Kirkcaldy laundry and workwear factory is to close its doors with the loss of 86 jobs within a matter of weeks.
Two Fife beaches are likely to remain closed to the public for the foreseeable future as investigations into an oil spill in the Forth continue.
Police are investigating reports that a man was seen carrying a weapon in the Levenmouth area early on Wednesday morning.
A Fife-wide review of wheelie bin provision and measures to stop them from being set alight has been shelved.
The number of reported rapes in Fife has more than doubled in the past decade.
A blind Fife veteran who overcame a snapped spine and sudden sight loss is scaling new heights.
Contentious plans for a new care home near the heart of St Andrews have been rejected by Fife councillors.
St Andrews Links Trust has unveiled plans for a new headquarters at the Home of Golf.