Further work on the Queensferry Crossing will done in a way that "minimises inconvenience" to the public, the First Minister has said.
Farms are facing a major labour shortfall as EU workers shun Britain.
Motorists on rural roads are being urged to take more care around horses and their riders to prevent injuries and even deaths.
Scotland needs a "clear-out" of the Conservatives, Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie said as he condemned Tory "incompetents".
The introduction of Universal Credit will hurt some of Fife’s most vulnerable people in the run up to Christmas, two of the region’s leading politicians have warned.
Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has been defeated in his bid to become the new rector of St Andrews University.
Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has been offered talks with the Scottish Brexit Secretary on a Brexit deal referendum.
Labour and Liberal Democrat leaders joined forces to attack the SNP over its handling of local government, claiming councils are facing funding cuts along with the prospect of a "power grab" by ministers.
Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie is calling on council leaders to challenge the Scottish Government over its "power grab" from local authorities.
The fate of fruit and vegetable farms across Tayside and Fife is being threatened as a result of Brexit, it has been claimed.