BBC news for Inverness-shire

'Significant cuts' in education roles in Highlands proposed

Head teachers in the Highlands have been told in a letter that savings need to be made in education.

Drivers stranded overnight on M74 as snow sweeps Scotland

Heavy snow causes disruption in Scotland and Northern Ireland, with warnings in place across the UK.

Scots crash survivor targets 2022 Winter Paralympics

Andy Macleod, who lost part of his right leg when he was hit by a car, hopes to compete as a snowboarder.

Three men attack and rob woman in Fort William

The 50-year-old woman suffered injuries to her face and had jewellery taken from her after being knocked to the ground.

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Trump's cognitive ability is normal, says White House doctor

The US president, 71, displays no abnormal signs following a cognitive exam, his doctor says.

Joshua Wong receives second jail term over 2014 protests

Joshua Wong, a leader of the protests, was found guilty of obstructing clearances of barricades.

Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has died, hospital says

Jessica Falkholt was injured in a Christmas crash which killed her parents, sister and another driver.

Pope Francis meets sex abuse victims in Chile

A private meeting with victims is held, amid a papal visit overshadowed by Church sex scandals.