The 20-mile Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston section of the delayed project will have a phased opening.
A new study suggests that doing intellectual activities throughout life is best, Aberdeen researchers say.
Scottish football must tackle racism head on after a series of alleged incidents, says Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes.
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Charlotte Prodger - who grew up in Aberdeenshire - wins Turner prize
St Johnstone secure a fourth consecutive away win thanks to two goals within three second-half minutes as Aberdeen's run of four home wins comes to an end.
Scott Sinclair says an "uneducated" fan who shouted out racial abuse during Celtic's League Cup final win over Aberdeen is an "absolute disgrace".
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