The chancellor of the exchequer has delivered a blow to motorists by suggesting there may be an end to the eight-year freeze on fuel duty soon.
The latest figures on government borrowing have delivered a dose of cheer for Philip Hammond and the public purse.
Angus Council paid a seven figure sum in redundancy payments last year as the number of employees agreeing severance packages doubled.
Plans for a major health complex at Perth's biggest estate have been thrown into jeopardy, after its budget was sliced by more than 60%.
A highly controversial budget plan has been voted through by councillors, despite outcry from communities across Perth and Kinross.
Angus Council has turned its financial fortunes around for this year, transforming a budgeted deficit of £2 million into a £13 million surplus.
A public spending watchdog has criticised Perth and Kinross Council for buying nearly £150,000 of iPads, smartphones and other "top end" tablets as part of a campaign to reduce paper waste.
Cutting school admin staff for a small council saving has been slammed as short sighted.
The new Regional Performance Centre for Sport (RPCS) planned for Caird park will cost the council hundreds of thousands of pounds per year just to maintain.
Dundee cabbies have branded the council’s plans to replace discounts for disabled people with a minibus service an “insult to taxi drivers”.