A Tay Cities Deal would deliver a significant boost to Tayside's economy, according to Deputy First Minister John Swinney.
A Perth-based Tory MSP has warned of border controls if Scotland breaks away from the rest of the UK in the wake of last week's Brexit vote.
One of Perth’s best-known councillors said he is “delighted” to become an MSP and has vowed to fight every corner for his constituents.
The Deputy First Minister has promised a transport revolution for Perth to help drive the economy forward.
People should pay a surcharge on tickets for events like T in the Park to pay for clean up costs, say police officers. The Scottish Police Federation, which represents the rank-and-file, has proposed a “social responsibility levy” for commercial activities which have a “disproportionate impact” on communities in a manifesto it released on Sunday.
A Perthshire councillor has described voters returning her to local politics as a “great honour”.
The Culture Secretary has been cleared of wrongdoing over a £150,000 handout to the profitable organisers of T in the Park.
Bosses at NHS Tayside are still looking for millions of pounds of savings as they try to plug the massive blackhole in its budget.
Deputy First Minister and Perthshire MSP John Swinney praised Perth’s flood defences for saving the city from devastation even as he continued to face criticism over disaster funding.
Perth is on course to become the most desirable place to live and work in Scotland, according to an MSP.