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Increase in grain yields locally in 2016

There was an increase in the grain yield in local counties this year.Figures from Teagasc show 12,300 (12,292) tonnes of grain were grown in...

Increase in the number of Civil Servants working locally since 2006

There's been an increase in the number of Civil Servants employed in the Shannonside Northern Sound region over the past 10 years.The figures from...

Cavan has highest number of bomb squad call outs in the region

Cavan recorded the highest number of call outs by the army's Explosive Ordinance Disposal team up to the middle of December out of all counties...

19 lottery wins for Shannonside region

A total of nineteen people in the Shannonside region have become Lotto millionaires since the game began in 1988.Figures released to Shannonside FM show...

A new tourist office is being developed in Ballinamore

A new tourist office is being developed in Ballinamore and is set to be open for the 2017 summer season. It’s among a number of...

Hugely successful year for activities on Shannon

Waterways Ireland says 2016 has been a hugely successful year for activities on the Shannon in south Leitrim.It was the first year of the...

Met Éireann issues status yellow wind warning for Leitrim for later today

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow wind warning for Leitrim for later today.The wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo is...

Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise says Christmas is about celebrating family and close connections

The Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise says Christmas is about celebrating family and close connections.In his Christmas message, Francis Duffy says Jesus was born...

A number of Christmas day swims are taking place around the region

The annual Leitrim ice-breakers Christmas day swim will take place in carrick-on-Shannon and Ballinamore today.  The first group are in the water at 12.30pm...

Bishop of Elphin issues Christmas message

The Bishop of Elphin is urging people to remember the value of family this Christmas.In his Christmas message, Bishop Doran says one of his...

Most people in Longford would think a Hurl is a Weapon

It’s been a baptism of fire since Colum O’Meara took over as manager of the Longford hurlers.While landing the Keogh Cup for the very...

Live Allianz League Football This Weekend

Sunday Sport brings you a host of live Allianz National League Coverage this weekend.It’s a Super Sunday Sport of football action as Leitrim, Longford...

McStay makes seven changes for Louth

Kevin McStay has made seven changes to the Roscommon team to face Louth in the Allianz league division two clash on Sunday.Sean McDermott and...

Fergal McGuinness

Fergal McGuinnessAbbeycartron, Longford.Friday February 23rdReposing at Glennon’s Funeral Home (Mon) from five o’clock until eight o’clock, with prayers at eight o’clock.Removal on (Tues) to...

Sheila Egan (Nee Dolan)

Sheila Egan (Nee Dolan)Glantaun Close, Creagh, Ballinasloe, Co Galway.Thursday February 22nd peacefully at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe.Predeceased by her infant daughter Elaine, her parents Patrick...

Celine Nally (nee Mc’Cann)

Celine Nally (nee Mc’Cann)Moigh, Ballymahon, Co. Longford.Thursday, February, 22ndReposing at Thomond Lodge nursing home, Ballymahon tomorrow evening (Sat) from half past four until...

Rural crime, Brexit, mortgages and the infamous Catherine Nevin

Brexit, Stormont, rural crime, vulture funds and the death of the 'black widow' Catherine Nevin.MEP Luke Ming Flanagan, former ICMSA President Pat O' Rourke...

”I hope no family ever has to endure such pain again”

Martina and Larry Hayes from Athlone and Lorna Carty from Meath were among 38 people killed when a lone gunman opened fire at a...

Should we fear vulture funds?

 Permanent TSB has revealed the majority of the mortgages it's selling belong to private homeowners.A statement issued by the bank claims that 14-thousand out...