It looks like any possibility of a mains gas supply being brought to Fort William has been abandoned.
Western Isles Council has approved a budget for 2020 that includes a near five per cent rise in the Council Tax for islanders.
Highlands and Islands Labour MSP David Stewart has called on Parliament to congratulate six members of Stornoway RNLI lifeboat station for their outstanding commitment and dedication to their community.
The issue of whether many grass verges should be left uncut by Highland Council workers to benefit wildlife and help tackle climate change surfaced again, this time at the local authority’s Lochaber Area Committee last week.
Writer appeals for memories of Plockton in 1962 for new novel
Fort William bookshop makes shortlist for British Book Awards
Concerns roll on over public transport provision in South Lochaber
West Coast groups are among nearly 20 that have given their backing to an ultimatum and threatened potential boycott of Scottish farmed salmon unless the government confirms it will introduce measures to protect wild salmon and sea trout.