The deputy first minister said measures to check vaccine passports at large events would be ‘proportionate’.
It includes a total of ten priorities for the next five-years, backed by funding of almost £6m.
Two cash payouts of £160 per child will be sent to families in receipt of free school meals in October and December.
Former prime minister speaks out after study identifies key commonalities between the priorities of Scotland, England and Wales.
Dumfries and Galloway Health and Social Care Partnership confirmed the outbreak happened at its Belmont site in Stranraer.
Designated visitors will be able to attend care homes where there are Covid-19 infections under new guidance.
Some 7600 purportedly tamper-proof phones were issued to inmates by the Scottish Government at a cost of almost £3m.
An ambulance was called for 72-year-old Roberta Stephen after she became dehydrated.
The Scottish Government published data on the doses that were not administered under freedom of information laws.
Audit Scotland stresses the need for medium-term planning to deal with uncertainty in the budget.
Scottish Tories will table a motion that aims to push the health secretary into providing a restart date for the return of all services.
First Minister says booster programme is intended to prolong the protection that vaccines give against severe Covid.
Commissioner says 12 to 15-year-olds are in favour of having the choice of receiving coronavirus vaccine.
SNP Westminster leader will tell party conference that voters in Scotland have 'put their trust in different parties'.
Around one in 45 people in Scotland had Covid-19 in the week to September 3.
Adverts featuring Godley to be withdrawn 'as soon as possible' after tweets emerged showing she used derogatory language.
Ballot notice served to councils as GMB union members reject Cosla's £850 a year increase for staff earning up to £25,000.
A total of 3,757,337 people have received their second dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.
The First Minister also said a decision on vaccinating 12 to 15-year-olds is expected 'within days'.
Of the latest deaths, 17 people were aged under 65, 12 were aged 65-74, and 29 were 75 or older.