Police mounted a 48-hour vigil outside an Auchterarder house this weekend, while a man’s body was found at a separate address in the town.
Ministers have been urged to follow the lead of Perthshire schools and stop pupils using their phones.
The sister of murdered Annalise Johnstone has said she “feels like she’s lost two siblings” after their brother was cleared of killing her.
Arts bosses have hailed the success of Perth’s annual festival after it was revealed more than 12,000 people visited the Fair City over the course of the 10-day event.
The M90 has been closed northbound following a "serious" crash near Kelty.
A sculpture donated to a Perth woodland has had to be replaced after its face fell off.