Pupils from Inverlochy Primary School in Fort William were among a group of young people brought together in Edinburgh this month for the launch of a special display about their work on waste-free products for a sustainable world.
If rural communities in Lochaber want to be able to continue to exert some influence on decisions which affect them, then more people need to stand for election to community councils.
West coast ferry operator CalMac has won a prestigious hospitality award for its innovative Modern Apprenticeship partnership with City of Glasgow College.
Following decades of campaigning by the Comhairle and its partners, control of the Outer Hebrides foreshore and seabed, currently in the hands of The Crown Estate, is set to return to the local community on a pilot basis.
Business Secretary Greg Clark MP has agreed to look at concerns raised by Isles MP Angus MacNeil regarding the position of Ofgem on plans for an interconnector for the Hebrides.