NHS Scotland figures show 17,489 operations took place during April, the most since February 2020.
As Glasgow and Moray remain in level three restrictions, officials are looking to trace those who have not had the jab.
A study revealed one in ten students in Scotland who sought support during the pandemic received help from a food bank.
The Auditor General says Scottish Government 'could have been better prepared' to respond to outbreak of Covid-19.
Another 70 deaths were registered in Scotland over the past 24 hours.
Residents of Meallmore Lodge have already had their first round of vaccine.
The 'distinctive' blue envelopes have been given priority by Royal Mail and will start arriving through letterboxes from Monday.
Nikki O'Hara says rule breakers need to take the coronavirus pandemic more seriously.
From 4am on Friday January 15, anyone returning to Scotland from South America must isolate for ten days.
The country's NHS, economy, government and political system have had to adjust to an ever-changing pandemic.
The firm’s Customer Service Centre in Paisley has undergone a deep clean but will remain closed until Sunday.
The latest daily figures were revealed by the Scottish Government on Sunday.
More than 1000 people are currently receiving treatment in hospital for Covid-19.
The jump of 1433 is the second highest daily figure recorded in Scotland since the start of the pandemic.
The strategic framework - similar to England's three-tiered system - will be published on Friday.
Capacity issues at the Glasgow Lightouse lab mean 64,000 tests need to be rerouted to other locations.
Conservative Adam Tomkins caught in blunder after constituent wrote to him about Covid wedding restrictions.
Workers are now required to wear a mask in certain workplace settings, such as canteens.
Scots returning from Italy, San Marino and Vatican City must self-isolate from Sunday.
Scotland Yard says MP will face no further action over 800-mile trip she took after testing positive for Covid.