Members of Highland Council's housing and property committee have approved a three per cent rise for council house rents this year.
The new Highland health boss has to get to grips with the bullying cases and deal with a difficult financial situation, according to a north MSP.
Old friends met up and new ones were made at the annual senior citizens' treat in Wick Assembly Rooms.
Classic cars from years gone by made a fine sight as they headed out of Caithness this week as part of the 2020 Monte Carlo Heritage Rally.
Gordon Campbell, the maverick independent candidate who livened up a series of election campaigns in the far north, has died at the age of 82.
Police Scotland used air support in the form of drones at the weekend to comb the coastline at Occumster for any clues in the Stefan Sutherland case.
Vehicle restrictions are to be put in place next week at Highland Council's household waste recycling centres, including those in Wick and Thurso.
The new chief executive of NHS Highland will have "a mountain to climb", according to Bill Fernie, chairman of Caithness Health Action Team.
A Castletown mum was turned away by Argos after the store said it couldn't give a refund for a dangerous toy as it had "not injured her daughter".
The issue of motorists misusing the area around Wick's Market Square to park in and drive through has again been highlighted.
Far north MP Jamie Stone has warned SNP chiefs to be "careful for what they wish for" in their bid to stage a second referendum on independence.