Colin Beattie, SNP MSP for Midlothian North and Musselburgh, has expressed concern at the lack of progress being made over improvements to Sheriffhall Roundabout.
Police in Midlothian are appealing to the public for help tracking two male suspects following a spate of car thefts in the area.
More than 750 local jobs could be created if the proposed new multi-million pound film studio complex and hotel is built at New Pentland.
Dalkeith couple Ronnie and Margaret Halley brought in the New Year by celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary.
A visit by Pudsey Bear helped pupils at Gorebridge Primary School to one of their greatest fundraising achievements.
Midlothian schools and colleges are to work more closely together to give students the best chance in life when they leave school.