northern rivers emergency services

Man falls 15m as cherry picker topples

Man falls 15m as cherry picker topples

Rescue helicopter is on scene at the incident

Trio braved raging floodwaters as men clung to power pole

premium_icon Trio braved raging floodwaters as men clung to power pole

SES volunteers honoured with bravery citations

BREAKING: Police recover body from Richmond River

premium_icon BREAKING: Police recover body from Richmond River

Police divers have this morning located the body of a man

Bats vs rescue chopper: Colony causes 20 minute delay

Bats vs rescue chopper: Colony causes 20 minute delay

The chopper was grounded as thousands of bats took to the sky

PHOTOS: Rescue crews praised after farm accident

PHOTOS: Rescue crews praised after farm accident

Injured farmer was stretchered up 30m embankment

No ambos, no hospital: One town's desperate plea for help

No ambos, no hospital: One town's desperate plea for help

400 people sign petition to make firefighters first responders

Happy 35th birthday to our Westpac rescue chopper

Happy 35th birthday to our Westpac rescue chopper

The helicopter has completed more than 9000 jobs since 1982

Bruxner Hwy goes nuts after truck spill

Bruxner Hwy goes nuts after truck spill

Firies hosing thousands of nuts off roadway

Lismore, Ballina paramedics retire after combined 85 years

Lismore, Ballina paramedics retire after combined 85 years

'You can't just shut the door on it'

PHOTOS: Race to rescue yacht caught on reef near Byron Bay

PHOTOS: Race to rescue yacht caught on reef near Byron Bay

Owners, police work to save racing yacht

Sweeping changes for Westpac Helicopter announced

Sweeping changes for Westpac Helicopter announced

Fundraising dollars to be managed in local trust

FATAL CRASH: Police appeal for witnesses

FATAL CRASH: Police appeal for witnesses

“It’s always beneficial to have other witnesses"