STAGGIES MAKE IT BACK-TO-BACK WINS WITH TRIUMPH OVER ACCIES

Ross County continued their excellent start to the Premiership season with a 1-0 victory over Hamilton Accies at New Douglas Park.

DRINKS ROUND-UP: GIN HEAVEN FROM GARDEN OF EIDYN

Susan Welsh finds out more about Aldi's stylish new Scottish gin, Eidyn.

 
 
 

HIGHLAND ROAD CLOSED AS EMERGENCY SERVICES ATTEND ‘SERIOUS' TWO-VEHICLE CRASH

Police and ambulance crews are currently on site of a two-vehicle crash near in the Highlands.

POLICE HUNT AFTER 15-YEAR-OLD BOY ASSAULTED BY GANG IN NORTH-EAST TOWN

Police are looking to trace three men and a woman associated with the teen attack that happened in Inverurie last week.

 
 
 

RICHARD GORDON'S WEEKLY COLUMN: ABERDEEN EIGHT HAVE LOT OF MAKING UP TO DO

After months of getting everything right in how the club dealt with Covid-19 and helped its fans and the north-east community to get...

THEY WERE THE FORGOTTEN ARMY, BUT WILL BE REMEMBERED ON 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF VJ DAY

They were the soldiers who found themselves in the midst of a military disaster - and who often regarded themselves as the Forgotten...

 
 
 

JOHN ROBERTSON TARGETING THREE FURTHER ADDITIONS TO HIS CALEY THISTLE SQUAD AFTER ROBBIE DEAS CAPTURE

Caley Thistle manager John Robertson believes he is three players short of finding the balance he wants in his squad for the new Championship...

SEVERAL CARS DAMAGED DURING DAYLIGHT VANDALISM ATTACK IN HIGHLAND TOWN

Police are investigating into the vandalism of numerous cars in Alness.

 
 
 

‘WE ARE ALL EXTREMELY PROUD OF THE FANTASTIC CRIME-FIGHTER SHE BECAME': POLICE ANNOUNCE DEATH OF MUCH-LOVED SPRINGER SPANIEL

Officers in the north-east have announced the death of police dog Patch in a heart-warming tribute online.

TAKE NOTE OF HAMILTON'S BATTLING QUALITIES, SAYS ROSS COUNTY BOSS STUART KETTLEWELL

Ross County manager Stuart Kettlewell has urged his side to take note of Hamilton Accies' battling traits which have kept them in the...

 
 
 

ABERDEEN CAFE ‘AT THE BRINK OF COLLAPSE' FACED WITH VANDALISM ATTACK

Owners of an Aberdeen eatery have expressed their anger after a window was smashed at their premises.

BRUNCH BOX: GRANOLA AND LOADED SWEET POTATOES

Are you fed up with taking the same soggy sandwich or boring salad to work for your mid-morning snack or lunch? We have some answers...

 
 
 

HARRY PATON HOPES ROSS COUNTY FORM KEEPS HIM ON RADAR FOR CANADA OLYMPICS SPOT

Ross County midfielder Harry Paton hopes the lockdown has not put paid to his hopes of earning international recognition with Canada...

THE FLYING PIGS: TOP OF THE LEAGUE, BUT NO FOR FITBA - AND I'VE NEVER HAD A GREAT HEAD FOR HEIGHTS

Covid Kenny Cordiner, the football pundit who plays the man, not the ball.

 
 
 

SEARCH FOR GP WITH SEA LEGS TO SERVE ISLAND PATIENTS

A search has started to find a GP to serve a remote practice where some of the patients are reached by boat.

PAWSITIVELY PERFECT EXPANSION AT ABERDEENSHIRE DOG PARK

A training park for dogs perhaps normally not allowed off the lead in public will expand further into the Aberdeenshire countryside.

 
 
 

DEREK MCINNES SAYS ABERDEEN FANS DESERVE BETTER AND OFFERS APOLOGY AFTER DONS' COVID-19 OUTBREAK PROMPTS ST JOHNSTONE POSTPONEMENT

Aberdeen fans deserved better from the eight players that are self-isolating due to the Covid-19 outbreak in the city.

MSP CALLS FOR NEW RESEARCH INTO IMPACT OF TOURISM

A north MSP has called for an independent study into the social and environmental impact of tourism in Scotland.

 
 
 

LIVE UPDATES: THE LATEST NEWS FROM ACROSS THE NORTH AND NORTH-EAST ON AUGUST 8

Here are the latest live news updates from the north and the north-east, as well as the major national and international stories breaking...

COUNCIL UNVEILS NEW PLANS FOR NURSERY IN NEWMACHAR

Aberdeenshire Council has unveiled plans to relocate children from Newmachar School Nursery into a new building.

 
 
 



Bottas snatches pole: ‘I just love qualifying'

Bottas snatches pole: ‘I just love qualifying'

Valtteri Bottas celebrated his new Mercedes contract by securing pole position for the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix - and it clearly meant a huge amount. After outpacing... Read more ...

Juventus identify Zinedine Zidane as first-choice replacement for vacant...

Juventus identify Zinedine Zidane as first-choice replacement for vacant manager role after sacking Maurizio Sarri

Zidane's side crashed out of the Champions League to City Juventus want Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane to replace Maurizio Sarri after the Italian was relieved of his... Read more ...

Bayern Munich vs Chelsea, Champions League last-16, second leg: live score...

Bayern Munich vs Chelsea, Champions League last-16, second leg: live score and latest updates

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Bournemouth appoint Jason Tindall as new manager following Eddie Howe departure

Bournemouth appoint Jason Tindall as new manager following Eddie Howe departure

Tindall has been with Bournemouth as a player and coach for the last 18 years, serving the last 12 of those as no.2 to the departed Howe, and now takes up his first managerial role Read more ...

What channel is Bayern Munich v Chelsea on? Kick off time, live stream and...

What channel is Bayern Munich v Chelsea on? Kick off time, live stream and latest team news

Chelsea's season could well come to an end on Saturday when they play Bayern Munich in the Champions League last-16 in Germany. The Blues, who lost the FA Cup final to Arsenal... Read more ...

Rapper Wretch 32 speaks out for 'over-policed' black people after dad is tasered

Rapper Wretch 32 speaks out for 'over-policed' black people after dad is tasered

The rapper - whose real name is Jermaine Scott - spoke out during a demonstration outside Tottenham Police Station in north London Read more ...

Next Juventus manager following Maurizio Sarri sacking - contenders and...

Next Juventus manager following Maurizio Sarri sacking - contenders and latest odds

Despite delivering a ninth straight Serie A title, the 61-year-old has been given his marching orders with former Zinedine Zidane and Mauricio Pochettino the favourites to... Read more ...

Andrea Pirlo 'set to become new Juventus manager' following sacking of...

Andrea Pirlo 'set to become new Juventus manager' following sacking of Maurizio Sarri

Juventus are reportedly set to pull off a shock move and appoint their former midfielder Andrea Pirlo as first team manager. Read more ...

Ronaldinho to end Paraguay prison hell and 'pay £70,000 to escape trial'

Ronaldinho to end Paraguay prison hell and 'pay £70,000 to escape trial'

Ronaldinho is reportedly set to finally bring his five-month Paraguay prison hell to an end and make a return to his native Brazil. Reports claim it will cost £70,000 in order... Read more ...

3 talking points as Dundee United secure first win of the season at Motherwell

3 talking points as Dundee United secure first win of the season at Motherwell

Mark Reynolds hit the only goal of the game as the Terrors got off the mark. Read more ...