Proposal will now be appraised by the Scottish Government and further consultation will be held once a preferred site is identified.
NFU Scotland and Anglo Scottish Asset Finance join forces to create NFU Scotland Finance.
Daytime temporary traffic lights will be in place till Friday with a full weekend road closure and diversions via Craigellachie for road works.
A 20-month-old Charolais bull from R & N Barclay of Insch topped the entire sale at 11,500gns selling to D M McCallum from Dingwall.
The public is being asked for views on proposals to restrict the promotion of food and drink high in fat, sugar and salt such as multi-buys.
A total of 720 messages have been sent since September 1, the highest number since SEPA introduced its Floodline service in March 2011.
AllFord 2024 in August will see a celebration of 60 years since the Ford Mustang was launched.
The public is being encouraged to take up the offer of the Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine as cases spread throughout the UK.
Emergency services are currently attending a three vehicle accident on the A96 near the Kinloss junction on the Alves to Forres section of the road.
A robot will monitor equipment in the high-voltage direct current switching station near Keith which will be inaccessible to engineers once energised.
SSEN have narrowed down proposals for their 'preferred' routes for a new power line and are hosting events along its route from Beauly to Peterhead.
The work will take place at East Road on the A96 between Moycroft Road and Reiket Lane and is scheduled to be completed by Sunday, March 31.
Warnings have been issued for Findhorn to Lossiemouth, Spey Viaduct to Spey Bay, Rosehearty to Fraserburgh and Stonehaven.
A yellow warning for snow and ice has been issued for Friday and Saturday across the area.
Judges from key customers for north-east Scotland’s food and drink sector are set to be part of the revamped industry awards which take place in May.
Cold air from the north will drop temperatures across the area with an increased chance of wintry hazards and a potential for snow again.
A new offence which makes it a crime to encourage or assist another person to self-harm has now come into effect.
After a well attended meeting held in Skye, farming union NFU Scotland is to host national a webinar to inform members about the nomination process.
A tough, uncompromising full-back Ally Shewan was a "consistent performer and tough competitor, who was rarely injured."
Members of the public are being asked to give their views on the impact of climate change.