The Scottish Parliament Information Centre also found a fall in the number of house sales.
The A90 northbound was closed after the accident a mile south of Stonehaven.
Concerns were raised over the safety of Jamie Alexander as temperatures dropped.
Staff were left shaken after the incident at Kafka in Aberdeen on Wednesday afternoon.
The victim was attacked in Aberdeen city centre in the early hours of January 28.
The body of 37-year-old Jessica McGraa was found at an flat in Aberdeen on February 12.
About £1.7m already spent, according to new figures given to Aberdeenshire councillors.
The property in Hillside, Aberdeenshire, was badly damaged but no one was injured.
RGU blames slump in the price of oil and its impact on the local economy for decision.
An air ambulance and four road ambulances have been sent to the scene of the crash.
Robert Richards claimed he was still trying to repay his supplier after previous seizure.
WWF research suggests that cameras and tracking equipment could monitor fishing activity.
The incident happened at the firm's headquarters on Souterhead Road in Altens, Aberdeen.
Funding for the towing vessel was due to end next month but contract has been extended.
Bailey Gwynne died of his injuries in hospital after the incident at city school
Leptospirosis could have been spread after recent flooding in the north east of Scotland.
The crash happened on Argyll Road near Aberdeen Airport and diversions were put in place.
Industry body Oil and Gas UK says 43% will run at a loss if price remains at $30 a barrel.
Public can see the first-ever diagnostic whole-body MRI scanner after it spent decades in storage.
It will take engineers up to four weeks to carry out works on the Dee Bridge in Banchory.