Work on a permanent solution to rock falls along part of the A82 should start next week, says Forestry Commission Scotland.
Campaigners tell MSPs that time is running out "to save" Loch Ness and the Great Glen from wind farms.
Teams searching for a missing man and his homemade boat off Lewis have discovered wreckage, it is understood.
Inverness Sheriff Court is closed temporarily following a small early morning fire.
Residents in Inverness urged to stay indoors due to potentially toxic fumes coming from a fire at a recycling centre.
Police are appealing for information after a member of the public found the remains of a dead man in Fort William.
Planning permission is to be sought for a whisky distillery on the tiny island of Raasay near the Isle of Skye.
A young singer-songwriter who came up with her first original song when she was three wins an award in a UK music competition.
In pictures: Edinburgh Fringe poster contest
Ullapool's Cold War football scandal recalled
John Hughes hopes Inverness Caledonian Thistle can win the Scottish Cup final and boost their regular following.
Martin Woods agrees to join Shrewsbury from Ross County, who retain Michael Gardyne and Scott Boyd on new deals.
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