Women working offshore are being forced to dispose of tampons in plastic tubs due to a lack of bins provided by North Sea vessel firms.
Lewis Capaldi will play at the north-east’s new multi-million-pound events arena next year.
Sir Andy Murray has collected his knighthood at Buckingham Palace, more than two years after he was awarded the honour.
More than 3,000 people took part in the New York Tartan Day Parade, led by Sir Billy Connolly, on Saturday.
A woman has fallen out of a moving vehicle in the Cradlehall area of Inverness.
A search and rescue helicopter was called out to help two walkers who were reported "overdue" in the Cairngorms.
A 39ft-long Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton which weighs the same as four Mini Cooper cars is being pieced together in Glasgow after arriving for the latest stop of its European tour.
A fisherman has relived the “once in a lifetime” moment a pod of 20 killer whales surrounded his small boat off the north-east coast.
Weight loss organisation Scottish Slimmers, which operates in 140 locations around the country, has gone into liquidation.
Detectives investigating the murders of Renee and Andrew MacRae are to start a forensic search of a quarry near Inverness.