Angus and Fife town centres are among those worst hit by the “blight” of shops lying empty and unused, according to a report.
An animal welfare worker has said her faith in the Scottish SPCA is in tatters after the charity’s decision not to pursue a Perthshire "horse whisperer" who was investigated over neglect allegations.
The Tay Road Bridge has reopened.
The sunshine turned out to welcome charity cyclist Ross Duncan home this weekend as he completed an arduous 124-day fundraising challenge.
The leader of Perth and Kinross council has agreed to work with parents to investigate why an independent specialist school shut, giving parents only four days’ notice.
Perth and Kinross councillors have been accused of being “anti-Dundee” after a vote on usurping the larger city as the lead in the Tay Cities partnership was defeated by the narrowest of margins.
Irresponsible pet owners face unlimited fines or up to five years in jail under new government proposals.
The former owner of a horse caught up in a major neglect investigation has spoken about her relief after discovering the animal is alive and well.
A woman who rehomed a thoroughbred with a Perthshire "holistic horse whisperer" caught up in a major neglect investigation has said she tried to raise concerns about the way the animals were being kept in 2015.
Three “starving” horses removed from a Fife farm this week have been put to sleep on animal welfare grounds.