Commendations have been awarded to seven members of the Thurso lifeboat team who took part in a dramatic nine-hour rescue in December 2021.
Long service awards have been presented to five Rotary Club members from Wick who between them have clocked up 175 years with the organisation.
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The popular series continues with Let's Remember Caithness Volume 5 now available in time for Christmas
Local family support charity Home-Start Caithness said it is delighted to announce the start of its new Sunflower Project.
Thurso pupils at one primary school made up 124 boxes of gifts and essential items to help those in need at Christmas time.
Volunteers are being sought to join local outdoor access forums across the Highlands including in Caithness and Sutherland.
Members of the project team seeking to revitalise Wick's High Street lanes are "delighted" with the way the public has engaged with the process.
The couple at the centre of a dispute that saw Scotrail temporarily close Altnabreac railway station say they feel "bullied and harassed".
Concerns have been raised that subsidised flights between Wick and Aberdeen could be under threat next year when the funding is reviewed.
A major offshore wind farm east of Orkney could provide "huge opportunities" for Caithness, it has been claimed.