Hospitals in Tayside and Fife cancelled more than 70 operations in one month for reasons such as lack of space, equipment or staff.
Tayside and Fife councils are having £23m cut from their day-to-day budgets under the funding deal tabled by ministers.
Theresa May has dropped as huge hint her government will sign off the Tay Cities deal, securing millions of pounds to transform the local area.
The snap general election may be dominating the headlines, but Scotland goes to the polls this week in another important vote.
The battle for a new Westminster seat merging parts of Dundee with Angus has kicked off early with two MPs squaring up on social media.
A £400 million economic boost for Tayside and Fife must not fall victim of an “internal Tory leadership feud”, a Dundee MP has said.
NHS Tayside will need another Scottish Government bailout, MSPs have been told.
The prospect of job cuts at NHS Tayside has been raised in a bombshell report on the cash-strapped health board’s finances.
Dundee and Angus are to be used for new trials in early learning and childcare provision.
Cash-strapped NHS Tayside was forced to ask for more money from Scottish ministers to make it to the end of this year, The Courier can reveal.