Korky the Cat, Desperate Dan and Dennis the Menace are getting ready for a 24-hour race to raise money for cancer research.
Fire chiefs have moved to reassure the public that appliances being redeployed from Dundee to Aberdeen will have no impact on safety.
Fears have been raised that the Tay Cities Deal will be further delayed after a meeting scheduled to discuss its future was pushed back.
Police are hunting a knife-wielding robber who targeted three shops in daylight raids yesterday afternoon.
A quiet town on the outskirts of Dundee was rocked again following a suspected knife-point raid on a newsagents – the third in 12 months.
A police crackdown on shops selling alcohol to youngsters could see children being used as "undercover" investigators.
Pro-Union groups have been rebuffed after asking Dundee Conservatives to help film an independence march this weekend.
Barricades have been put in place at Broughty Ferry rail station as a safety measure, Network Rail has said.
A Dundee Labour councillor returned to front-line council politics this week following a long-term absence.
Plans to build an additional 11 homes at a controversial site on the city's waterfront have been approved.