Aberdeen City Council freezes council tax rate
Aberdeen will not have an across the board council tax rise, but a Band H property will go up by more than £550 after MSPs agreed changes.
Drama festival getting under way in Aberdeen
A drama festival is getting under way in Aberdeen - with a primary school taking a starring role.
Train damaged after hitting fallen tree near Inverurie
An Aberdeen to Inverness train is damaged when it hits a fallen tree in Aberdeenshire.
Brit Awards 2017: David Bowie dominates
The late David Bowie wins two prizes at the Brit awards, but grime artists are locked out.
New TV channel for BBC in Scotland
The BBC in Scotland will launch a new channel, with a £30m budget, in autumn 2018.
Council tax to rise by 3% in Orkney
Councillors in Orkney approve a 3% council tax rise, meaning a £31 Band D increase and a £542.60 hike for Band H.