30-year-old Ryan Campbell has been sentenced to 11-and-a-half years after the death of 85-year-old George Kidson from Sowerby.
A school in Otley has become the first in Yorkshire to get the chance to speak directly to the International Space Station.
Plans to bring Marks and Spencer back to Ripon appear to have the backing of local businesses.
Organisers of the Harrogate Hospitality & Tourism Awards have announced the nominees for each of the nine categories.
Ripon Racecourse is staging its first free entry race meeting this Friday.
Housing charity Shelter is warning that the Government's plans to extend its flagship policy could hit councils across Yorkshire.