A seven-year-old boy faces losing the top of his thumb after trapping it in the gate of a purpose-built primary school in Angus
Ward 31 at Ninewells Hospital in Dundee will stop caring for elderly people, NHS Tayside has confirmed.
New figures show a substantial reduction in assaults on health service workers across Tayside and Fife.
Strathmore Primary School in Forfar hosted its inaugural mini Highland games in glorious sunshine.
More than 33,000 attacks on teachers have been recorded in Scotland in the last five yearsbut fears remain that the majority of incidents are going unreported.
The creative juices were flowing at the final of this year's Junior Mastercook competition at Blairgowrie High School.
Hundreds of students in Dundee have sought counselling for stress and depression brought on by academic and emotional pressures.
Kirkcaldy was left without an accident and emergency department overnight because there were not enough doctors to staff the unit at Victoria Hospital.
A controversial scheme to help pregnant women stop smoking could be rolled out across Scotland after a successful trial in Tayside.
Dundee education convener Liz Fordyce has said that the £27m rebuilding of Harris Academy "cannot happen overnight" but much work had already been done.