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Another flood analysis in pipeline for Ahascragh

A second flood-risk management study is to be carried out at Ahascragh, east Galway. The initial study, which was carried out between 2010 and 2013,...

Appeal issued over car stolen near Castlerea

Gardaí have made a public appeal about a stolen car in west Roscommon. Yesterday afternoon, it was reported that a grey Peugeot 206 was taken...

Roscommon car owner fined €9,000 for unpaid M50 toll journeys

A Roscommon woman has been fined €9,000 by a Dublin District Court after failing to pay for almost 150 journeys through the M50 toll. In...

Corcoran threatens to quit politics because it’s ‘corrupt’

Strokestown businessman Emmett Corcoran is considering quitting politics because he claims the system is ‘corrupt’. The 26-year-old claims 90 per cent of people who enter...

Funeral of former Elphin bishop taking place today

The funeral of former Bishop of Elphin Christy Jones will take place today. The Roscommon native, who retired from the role in 2014, died on...

Roscommon Minister calls on Taoiseach to keep Rosalie unit open

Denis Naughten has written to the Taoiseach calling for a reversal of the decision to wind down a Castlerea health facility. The Environment Minister has...

Developer rejects concerns about Carrick energy plant

The developer of the controversial battery-energy storage facility planned for Carrick-on-Shannon has dismissed many of the concerns raised about the project. It counters claims it...

O’Dowd in plea to local voters for abortion referendum

Hollywood actor Chris O'Dowd has called on the people of his native Roscommon to be 'on the right side of history' ahead of this...

Masses in Ballagh region to be reduced

The number of Masses in the Ballaghaderreen region is set to be reduced because of a shortage of priests. At present, there are six services...

Thieves steal flashy car from Castlerea

Gardaí are seeking the public's assistance after a top-quality car was stolen in west Roscommon. Overnight on Thursday and Friday, a blue Audi A4 was...

Mohill to appeal to Connacht Council

Mohill chairman Padraig McLaughlin has revealed that Mohill will appeal to the Connacht council the result of last week’s league game against Ballinamore Sean...

Longford Town held by Shelbourne

Longford Town 1 Shelbourne 1 Report Compiled by Tony Ghee Dylan McGlade’s 61st minute strike ensured a share of the spoils between Longford Town and Shelbourne, the...

Longford seal Nicky Rackard Cup Win

Longford 0-19 Louth 0-12 Longford got back to winning ways with a seven point victory over Louth in their second round Nicky Rackard Cup tie. Longford was...

David Fletcher

David Fletcher. Cloghanboy Lodge, Ballymahon Road, Athlone. Monday, May, 21st peacefully. Reposing at Flynn's funeral home, the Strand, Athlone tomorrow evening (Wed) from six...

Joe Gately

Joe Gately. Cullawinna, Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon. Monday, May, 21st peacefully at the Galway clinic. Joe will be sadly missed by his loving wife Bridie,son Aidan,daughter Lorraine,sisters...

Micheal McGann

Micheal McGann. Granlahan, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Frenchlawn, Ballintubber, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Monday, May, 21st peacefully at Oakwood Nursing Home Roscommon. Reposing at McDonagh’s...

Referendum debate

This Friday 25th May, you will be asked to vote on a proposal to change the Constitution of Ireland. The proposed change to the...

PODCAST: Longford Distillery to prepare gin for Lakelands festival

The developer behind a whiskey distillery in Longford hopes to also produce gin from the facility. A special ambassador program was launched by the Lough...

PODCAST: Abbey Community College receive special award at SEAI finals

Abbey Community College from Boyle, Co Roscommon received the 10 Year Special Merit Award at the 2018 SEAI One Good Idea National Final for...