Fears have been raised about the worrying number of children being left home alone in parts of Tayside and Fife.
Members of the public will get the chance to hear more about a bold blueprint for the future of rail services in Tayside and Fife at an event in Dundee this weekend.
A man had to be airlifted to hospital on Sunday evening after getting into difficulty at a picturesque north-east beauty spot.
A young man missing from near Cupar has been found safe and well.
An extra £5 million to help NHS boards cope with the pressure winter puts on health and social care services has been announced by the Scottish Government.
Hundreds of visitors are expected to descend on some of the area’s prestigious golf courses today as the 17th annual Alfred Dunhill Links Championship tees off.