Crews from three Scottish Fire and Rescue appliances, two from Inverness, helped a crofter with his cow that became trapped in a bog in Arisaig, this morning.
Mountain rescue team members were forced to spend the night in a Cairngorms refuge after coming to the aid of an exhausted and ill-equipped hillwalker who under-estimated the testing conditions on Scotland's mountains.
A diver had to be airlifted to hospital this morning after falling ill with decompression sickness.
A plane bound for Sumburgh Airport had to return to Aberdeen yesterday morning after suffering multiple bird strikes within a minute of take-off.
Police are warning of a loss of 999 service on the isle of Lewis.
Dozens of communications failures between aircraft and air traffic control on island routes have occurred in the last five years, it can be revealed.
A fisherman has been airlifted to hospital after suffering a stroke on board a boat eight miles off the coast of Macduff.
From satellite telephones to community resilience cupboards, communities across the north of Scotland will benefit from funding to help them prepare for emergencies.
Parts of north Scotland were left without ambulance cover when a crew signed off fatigued after responding to a blaze at Skibo Castle while another transferred a patient to Inverness, union chiefs have revealed.
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Extensive flooding and landslides have been causing major problems around Argyll today.
Ballater residents are making sure the village is prepared for emergencies after being hit by Storm Frank in 2015.
A plane was forced shut down one of its engines and return to Aberdeen today following a bird strike.
A coastguard rescue team were called to a Highland river this morning after reports of someone falling in the River Nairn.
A charity that works to save lives across Scotland has unveiled plans to raise £6 million for a second helicopter air ambulance.
Firefighters have been battling a blaze at a house in Invergordon this morning.
A campaign in Caithness to locate every defibrillator in the county has got off to a good start with ten of the life-saving automated devices already identified.
Firefighters were rushed to a large gorse fire at a historic Aberdeen golf club this morning.
A pensioner has died following a one-car crash on a north-east road.
Detectives investigating a raid, which shut down a north-east coastguard station, have launched an appeal for witnesses.
New figures have shown that more than one in ten firefighting posts at stations across Aberdeenshire are vacant.
More than one-in-three major errors made by police 999 call-handling centres have seen police sent to the wrong address, north-east MSP Lewis Macdonald has revealed.
Two north-east mums have described the terrifying aftermath of a bomb attack that left 22 people dead at a concert in Manchester last night.
Aberdeen's Lord Provost has sent an official message of condolence to Lord Mayor of Manchester.
A suicide bomber has killed 22 people, including children, as an explosion tore through fans leaving a pop concert in Manchester.
Organisers of a life-saving first responders initiative which will help paramedics in Peterhead have appealed for volunteers and funding.
More than 60 firefighters have been called to tackle a major blaze at a north-east farm.
An ambulance station in the north-east's biggest town is still woefully understaffed two years after a damming report identified the area as being one of the worst covered in Scotland.
A team of life-saving volunteers has thanked north-east community groups and local businesses who have offered support.
A Flybe flight travelling from Aberdeen was forced to turn back after declaring an emergency on board.
A man was taken to hospital yesterday after slipping a disc in his back while working onboard a trawler.
Eight fire crews are battling a massive fire at a popular Highland tourist attraction and are expected to remain there all day.