DESPITE heated opposition, the Joint Regional Planning Panel has given the green light to Lismore's biggest residential subdivision in decades.
A OUTSPOKEN opponent of the $45 million North Lismore Plateau development refused to be quiet during chaotic scenes in Lismore council chambers last night.
FUTURE rate rises could be on the table as this Northern Rivers council faces up to the cost of maintaining its infrastructure into the future.
A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.
ONE man has pleaded guilty over the violent robbery on a Liberty Service Station, but his four alleged accomplices will go to trial.
AFTER years of planning, a decision is imminent on the biggest residential estate proposed for Lismore in 30 years.
THE driver suffered "significant facial burns" when his truck crashed and caught on fire on Bangalow Rd this morning.
POLICE spent hours talking the woman down from the scaffolding of Lismore Base Hospital before she allegedly kicked a nurse and later punched a police officer.
A 33-year-old man has been sentenced over a bizarre domestic violence offence in which he "clearly wasn't in control of himself”, a court heard.
AN OIL spill is impacting two lanes of the Pacific Highway.