It was always supposed to broaden the region's horizons, but a funding announcement announced today will see Courier Country reaching for the stars.
A UK Home Office minister said he would not consider legalising drug consumption rooms until he sees the Scottish Government invest as "heavily as possible" in treatment.
Scotland's death rate will exceed its birth rate unless more people migrate to the country, the Scottish Government has said.
Alex Salmond will appear at the High Court Edinburgh next month for a preliminary hearing in relation to accusations of attempted rape.
The minister for overseeing Brexit preparations has insisted there would be no "regression" in standards on environmental protections and workers rights if the withdrawal deal is agreed to.