Two giant yellow structures known as towheads were transferred from Wick Harbour to Wester.
Cheques were presented to Wick High School after a Dragons' Den style event. Some of the money will help run a Mars Rover experiment.
Despite a relaxation of restrictions at recycling centres across the Highlands a pile of fly-tipped rubbish was dumped at a beauty spot near Wick.
Councillors from both Wick and Thurso have united to condemn Loganair's decision to axe Wick to Edinburgh flights.
SNOW and ice may bring travel disruption to the Highlands from tomorrow evening, according to the latest weather warning issued by the Met Office.
Much of the Caithness countryside was washed out over the weekend with Storm Jorge passing over the UK.
Local people have been angered by anti-social behaviour in the Caithness countryside with outbreaks of vandalism and fly-tipping.
The long-running saga of vandalism at Highland Council's public toilets in Wick has culminated in the temporary closure of the facility.
Two Highland MSPs have been pivotal in securing a Scottish budget deal after a compromise was reached between the SNP government and the Greens.
Wintry weather was no barrier to Caithness Countryside Volunteers who flocked to St John's Pool bird reserve to carry out essential maintenance work.
High winds at the weekend have not deterred spring flowers from appearing.