She says 'if there are not enough jobs, not enough houses, unreliable transport and public services in these communities, people will not stay.'
Latest figures for the whole of Scotland have just been published
Views over new 20mph speed limits will be sought when a consultation opens next month – with the axing of some and creation of more all possible.
The forum advises the local authority on matters relating to outdoor public access.
Doubling council tax on holiday homes could generate around £2.8m per year for cash-strapped Highland Council.
New 20mph limits on some Highland roads could be reversed in the new year, Highland Council has confirmed.
The route will be closed from 8am on November 13 to 6pm on November 24.
Urgent work had to be taken at both Charleston and Nairn academies to make them safe due to RAAC.
It is designed to attract more people to the city centre.
Postal ballot papers have been mailed out ahead of contested community council elections in parts of Caithness and Sutherland.
The leader of Highland Council warned that a budget shortfall of around £100M over the next three years will be 'disastrous'.
He says 'the SNP-led Highland Council and SNP-led Scottish Government must stop passing the buck' – 'the truth of it is they both have.'