The closure of Arbroath, Cupar and Stonehaven sheriff courts could be rubber-stamped by MSPs, despite a last-ditch attempt by Scotland’s opposition leaders to halt the plans.
Police in Tayside have been accused of “gross incompetence” or “manipulation” after a new report revealed a staggering crime figures bungle.
The Courier’s Scottish independence referendum roadshow came to a close on Friday after surveying the opinions of thousands of people.
The First Minister’s visit to Arbroath Abbey during the last Cabinet meeting before the referendum has been described as a “party political stunt”.
Windfarms in Tayside and Fife have been investigated by the Scottish Government over fears they are making people ill.
An offshore worker travelled back from a 10-week trip to America in time to cast his vote in the referendum.
Aberdeenshire councillors have been warned a mock school referendum on Scottish independence has the potential to be hijacked.
Alex Neil has been told to stop “pussyfooting” and turn his words on dementia into action by backing Frank’s Law.
The final chance for the public to quiz the Scottish Government before the independence referendum will be a historic event in a historic location, according to the Health Secretary.
A study is being planned which could see more courts shut in Fife, the chief executive of the Scottish Courts Service has revealed.