A Perthshire hen harrier is among four of the satellite-tagged raptors which the RSPB say have gone missing in suspicious circumstances in just ten weeks.
The blistering summer has brought a plea from Scottish Water chiefs to use water wisely in a heatwave which has already seen demand rocket by almost a third.
A Tayside classic car enthusiast will welcome crews from around the world to Scotland when the start flag drops on the 2019 historic rally run to Monte Carlo next month.
Angus and Fife experienced a rise in fire incidents last year as part of a response that saw crews across Scotland deal with more than 91,000 call outs.
Parents’ views are being sought on a shake-up of South Angus education provision which could see the creation of a tri-council ‘super-campus’ shared with Dundee and Perth and Kinross.
Rail users face disruption over the next five weekends with the partial closure of the highland line between Perth and Inverness as part of a multi-million pound programme of engineering works.
A 50-year-old man has tragically died after being flown to hospital following an incident in a Highland Perthshire loch which sparked a major rescue operation.
A rogue trader who put an Angus couple at risk of deadly carbon monoxide poisoning with a faulty-fitted stove has been fined £4,500.
A workman was taken to hospital after suffering head and arm injuries in a fall at a site on Sunday.
Missing Alyth man Gordon Inkster, 63, has been traced.