Scotland's Deputy First Minister patrolled the streets of Blairgowrie as he sought to learn about modern policing methods in the town.
A spate of graffiti in Auchterarder has been condemned, with the latest incident at the town's school branded "reprehensible".
Happy campers flocked to Scone Palace on Friday afternoon as they looked to pitch their tents before the Rewind party kicked off.
Winners of The Courier's Rewind competition cannot wait for this weekend's festival and have promised predicted rain will not put them off.
The news Scottish Ministers are to call in the decision to close Abernyte Primary School has not come as a surprise to everyone in the Carse of Gowrie.
A Perth housing association arranged a fire safety event at their base yesterday in a bid to bounce back from a major blaze which started in one of their properties this summer.
Lifeboats had to rescue a yacht off the coast of East Haven this evening after the vessel suffered an engine failure.
Police Scotland and NHS Fife have urged people not to try to access disused parts of a community hospital in Cupar.
Police are in attendance after a man was struck by a motorbike in Dundee this evening.
A busy Kinross bank has confirmed it will reduce its opening times to just six hours a week at the end of the month.