A Perthshire politician has written to Scotland’s Transport Minister to call for a feasibility study into a direct rail link between Perth and Edinburgh.
A controversial decision taken by Perth and Kinross Council to withdraw vital funding for a much-needed sports complex has been branded "short sighted" and "ridiculous."
The future of a £25 million project to give Perth a state-of-the-art sports facility hangs in the balance.
A section of Perth city centre has been cordoned off by police as they investigate a "serious assault."
A 26-year-old man who had attended BBC’s Biggest Weekend suffered a broken eye socket following an assault at a Perth taxi rank, police have revealed.
A pensioner arrived at a man’s house with an arsenal of weapons, including an axe, knives and a container of sulphuric acid, to try to get a signed confession of historic abuse.
A Perth take-away owner is to re-open his business 20 months after it was destroyed by a fierce blaze.
Perth music fans have snapped up the chance to buy tickets for a major festival taking place on the outskirts of the city in May.
Prosecutors are trying to force a shamed Perthshire businessman to sell his luxury holiday home in France in a bid to recoup some of his criminal earnings.
A new group has been set up to suggest suitable routes and road designs for the £3 billion A9 Perth to Inverness dualling project.