A retired Perthshire anaesthetist who had an unblemished driving record of more than 40 years caused a head-on collision, leaving four people injured.
The domed roof of one of Perth’s best known landmarks has had a £750,000 upgrade.
Developers behind a plan to bulldoze a Kinross-shire hotel and build retirement homes have outlined their reasons for the move.
A day-long festival saw thousands of young people taking part in events in Perth city centre.
A political row has erupted following a controversial decision to remove an independent Perth and Kinross councillor from two committees.
The introduction of a tourism tax will hit small hotels and guest houses in Perth and Kinross, critics have warned.
A leading road safety campaigner fromhas welcomed funding of almost £350,000 for roadworks designed to address Crieff residents’ concerns about an accident blackspot.
Perth and Kinross Council has confirmed it has no plans to introduce a tourist tax.
Officers from Police Scotland and staff from the the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) swooped on Perth Prison in a bid to clampdown on illegal drugs or mobile phones being brought into the jail, it has been revealed.
Leading figures from music and creative industries will be on hand to provide career advice to youths before a summer festival taking place at Scone Palace.