Our Emergency Service personnel work around the clock to keep our community safe. Throughout the year, they attended dozens of accidents and saved countless lives. These are some of 2017's most involved emergency situations.
Residents in South Armidale are calling for help after tens of thousands of bats descended on residential streets. But with strict legislation protecting the threatened species there is little that can be done to get rid of them.
Australia Asia Flight Training has withdrawn its flight school project from Glen Innes airport. It's bad news for Glen Innes Severn Council, now left with the task of quickly finding someone else to take on the lease.
A warning for boat users this summer holidays following the death of a large logger head turtle on the North Coast. As nesting season continues one of the largest hawksbill turtles seen in years has made its way into care at Ballina.