October 2018

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 11:58 PM

DESPITE heated opposition, the Joint Regional Planning Panel has given the green light to Lismore's biggest residential subdivision in decades.

Green light for $45 million Lismore plateau estate

DESPITE heated opposition, the Joint Regional Planning Panel has given the green light to Lismore's biggest residential subdivision in decades.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 11:52 PM

A OUTSPOKEN opponent of the $45 million North Lismore Plateau development refused to be quiet during chaotic scenes in Lismore council chambers last night.

Activist shuts down meeting over Lismore plateau development

A OUTSPOKEN opponent of the $45 million North Lismore Plateau development refused to be quiet during chaotic scenes in Lismore council chambers last night.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 3:48 PM

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.

Council records $6m loss after 'triple whammy' hit

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.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 3:43 PM

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.

TRAGEDY: Woman killed after crash near Bangalow

A WOMAN in her 20s has died after her car ran off the road and hit a tree on Bangalow Rd this afternoon.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 7:47 AM

ONE man has pleaded guilty over the violent robbery on a Liberty Service Station, but his four alleged accomplices will go to trial.

Casino man pleads guilty over servo slashing, robbery

ONE man has pleaded guilty over the violent robbery on a Liberty Service Station, but his four alleged accomplices will go to trial.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 3:54 PM

AFTER years of planning, a decision is imminent on the biggest residential estate proposed for Lismore in 30 years.

Fate of $45 million Lismore subdivision to be decided

AFTER years of planning, a decision is imminent on the biggest residential estate proposed for Lismore in 30 years.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 9:11 AM

THE driver suffered "significant facial burns" when his truck crashed and caught on fire on Bangalow Rd this morning.

TRUCK CRASH: Man airlifted to hospital with severe burns

THE driver suffered "significant facial burns" when his truck crashed and caught on fire on Bangalow Rd this morning.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 6:03 PM

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.

Woman who kicked nurse 'too dangerous' to release: Police

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.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 5:26 PM

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.

Man bit woman's finger after fight during sex, court hears

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.

Published a story 14th Oct 2018 4:51 PM

AN OIL spill is impacting two lanes of the Pacific Highway.

Pacific Highway lane closed near Ocean Shores

AN OIL spill is impacting two lanes of the Pacific Highway.

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