An English-born Conservative has said the "true mask of nationalism has slipped" after a political rival posted a video threatening to send him homeward.
It was always supposed to broaden the region's horizons, but a funding announcement announced today will see Courier Country reaching for the stars.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she fully expects NHS Tayside to take on the recommendations of a mental health report which are currently being "ignored".
NHS Tayside has been slammed for trying to blame doctors for the closure of a Perthshire GP practice.
The director of Scotland's trunk road network has insisted the dualling of the A9 will still form part of the government's over-arching review of major projects.
Vast swathes of Perthshire and Angus, home to the country's soft-fruits industry and other arable businesses, have been identified as being most at risk from the impact of Brexit.
Public health minister Joe FitzPatrick has promised there will be no complacency in the country's drive to hit child immunisation targets.