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Climbers rescued from snow-covered ridge

Coastguard footage shows the men being rescued after they spent the night in sub-zero temperatures.

Snow causes travel chaos across Scotland

Police ask drivers to avoid the A82 around Glencoe Mountain Resort where conditions are "hazardous".

Man found dead a day after 'altercation' in Cumnock

The body of the 37-year-old was found in a property in Ayrshire, the day after a confrontation.

'Despicable' Govanhill attacker hid weapon in bag

Police believe the man used a glass bottle in the attack, which may have left his victim permanently scarred.

Man found dead in Glasgow street

Police Scotland said the man's death in the west end was being treated as unexplained.

Police target drivers in pensioner hunt

Officers speak to motorists in Fraserburgh as part of their search for a missing 90-year-old.

Small improvement for polluted streets

Air quality improves but the number of "pollution zones" remains static, say Friends of the Earth Scotland.

Staff member threatened by man with knife in Rutherglen

The robbery happened at a petrol station in Rutherglen in the early hours of Sunday.

Appeal after Stirling police officer forced to evade van

The officer, who was trying to speak to the van driver in Stirling, was forced to get out of the way.

Crews tackle early morning blaze in Dunfermline

The blaze was discovered in the hallway of a detached property in Dunfermline.

Traffic chaos at Nevis Range and Glencoe ski centres

Police urged people heading to Nevis Range or Glencoe Mountain Resort to turn back.

Murder inquiry into 'brutal' street attack

A 37-year-old man has died almost a week after he was discovered badly hurt in a street in Renfrew.

Climbers rescued from snowy mountain ridge in Scotland

Two men were airlifted to safety after a night without shelter in sub-zero temperatures.

Travel warning issued as snowy conditions continue

Transport Minister Humza Yousaf has warned people to think carefully before travelling.

Strangers attend 103-year-old woman's funeral

Friends of a 103-year-old widow who died with no family were joined at her funeral by strangers, politicians, police and soldiers.

Drivers facing major disruption due to icy conditions

Drivers across Scotland are facing major disruptions on the roads due to icy conditions.

Meet Phelps, the swimming hedgehog

A young hedgehog has been receiving hydrotherapy care to help it build up strength in its hind legs.

Runaway lorry ploughs into cars

A runaway lorry ploughed into cars before crashing into a lamp post on a snowy street in North Lanarkshire. Police said that no one was injured or charged following the incident.

Two climbers stuck in precarious position on mountain overnight

The pair survived a night without shelter in sub-zero temperatures after becoming stuck at 3,000 ft at Bidean Nam Bain in Glencoe.

The papers: 'Deadliest winter' since 2004

The Sunday Post says freezing weather and the flu have pushed winter deaths to a 13 year high.

Your pictures: 5-12 Jan

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 5 and 12 January.

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A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 29 December and 5 January.

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A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 15 and 22 December.

Aberdeen's Kenny McLean heads for Norwich City

Kenny McLean travels to Norfolk for a medical as the Aberdeen and Scotland midfielder nears a transfer to Norwich City.

Heart of Midlothian 1-0 Hibernian

Hearts progress to the fifth round of the Scottish Cup as a late effort from Don Cowie squeezes over the line.

Scottish Cup draw: Celtic host Partick Thistle, Aberdeen meet Dundee United

Holders Celtic host Partick Thistle in the fifth round of the Scottish Cup while Aberdeen will take on Dundee United.

Scotland face Costa Rica, Hungary, Peru and Mexico in friendlies

Scotland will face Costa Rica at home before away friendlies against Hungary, Peru and Mexico.

Your pictures of Scotland: 12 -19 January

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 12 and 19 January.

Hunting The Old Fox

Historian and broadcaster Dan Snow was invited to be part of the team trying to identify the remains of Lord Lovat.

Mental health plea

Annette is using the pain of her daughter's suicide to push improvements to teens' mental health treatment.

'I am a victim too'

The wife of a man caught with indecent child abuse images wants access to the same help and support as victims.

Flurry of photos

A second day of snow across Scotland brought in more great photos from readers.



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