Heavy snowfall brought chaos to Perthshire and Fife on Friday, causing a spate of crashes, stranding buses and forcing more than 20 schools and nurseries to close their doors.
Communities across Perth and Kinross have raised concerns about the provision and maintenance of grit bins but the council may not have the resources to do anything about it.
Heavy snowfall led to wintry scenes across Tayside and Fife on Friday.
Mid Scotland and Fife MSP Claire Baker has spoken out on bank closures after the loss of 26 branches in the region.
A couple and a family have swapped their houses permanently in what is said to be a UK first.
A 74-year-old Dundee woman was conned out of £140,000 by scammers pretending to represent her bank.
Tayside pensioners have been conned out of almost £220,000 by fraudsters.
Police involved in a search for a teenager have warned children may be going missing as a result of a sinister new Facebook craze reaching Scotland.
A schoolgirl reported missing has been found safe and well.
A Kinross based cashmere and lambswool mill that supplies fabrics to major global fashion houses has posted a seven-figure loss.