A Dundee man was sacked while on sick leave following the murder of one of his friends and the disappearance of a close friend's son when his bosses found out he had gone to a gin festival.
Three members of a Dundee family who survived the Battle of Passchendaele have been added to the city’s roll of honour.
Tayside and Fife dodged a blast of Arctic weather which brought chaos to roads across Scotland yesterday.
Temperatures are expected to plummet to as low as -9C in parts of Scotland next week, with snow showers possible at lower levels across the east coast.
At the end of every year we look back on the most read stories on The Courier's website. Here are the articles that outperformed the others online in the past 12 months:
Tayside and Fife residents have been warned to brace themselves for snow after freezing Arctic air caused temperatures to plummet overnight.
A prolonged cold snap put health and council services to the test this week as plummeting temperatures and black ice led to treacherous conditions on roads and pavements.
Save for the odd snowy spell and a prolonged icy period, Tayside and Fife has dodged much of the recent winter weather; but the region hasn't been so lucky in the past. Throughout the years Courier Country has endured several brutal winters. We decided to have a look back at some of the most famous ones.
A Glasgow-based charity helping amputees live life to the full has extended its reach into Tayside.
Tayside and Fife fell silent on Sunday to remember those who gave their lives in conflict for their country.