Hundreds of Tayside motorists have been caught multiple times for driving while distracted, including on their mobile phone, shocking new figures show.
Perth and Kinross Council has more than tripled the amount it spends on hot drinks and biscuits for councillors and officials, new figures show.
Temperatures plunged to below -7C as icy winter weather hit Tayside and Fife on Monday morning.
People from across Courier Country are expected to make the most of the Mills Observatory's telescopes next week to view a rare astronomical event.
A staggering 350 drivers were caught speeding in just one weekend as police came down hard in Tayside, Fife and Aberdeenshire.
Residents of Tayside and Fife contribute almost 10% of all Christmas shoeboxes donated to UK charity, Blythswood Care.
Police are renewing their efforts to trace an absconder from Castle Huntly prison.
Prank callers have wasted almost 400 hours - the equivalent of a full fortnight - of fire crews' time in Tayside and Fife in the last five years.
With summer now officially underway, beachgoers are being urged to take extra precautions when spending time near the coast.
A 72-metre long ship has been redesigned by a Scottish artist as part of First World War commemorations.