Dundee has one of the highest rates of suicide in Scotland as the national figure rises.
People have been urged to think twice before buying booze-fuelled gifts this Christmas.
A prisoner who went missing from Castle Huntly has been traced and arrested.
West End councillor Fraser Macpherson has said the local authority has not been quick enough to introduce slower speed limits across Dundee.
Andy Murray's gold post box in Dunblane High Street has been knocked down by a car.
The streets of Dundee look a little emptier this week as the Big Bucket Trail has come to an end.
The number of potholes recorded on Scotland's major roads has increased by more than 4,000 this year.