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Planning approved for Athlone petrol station

Planning permission has been granted for an unmanned petrol station to be developed in Athlone town. In March, Pat Lynch asked Westmeath County Council to...

Local family revealed as Athlone winners of Lotto jackpot

An ecstatic Co. Westmeath family revealed today how their half share of a €12.3 million winning Lotto ticket was stored in a gun cabinet...

Athlone fuel promotion causes traffic chaos

The manager of an Athlone filling station has defended a special promotion that caused major traffic disruption in the town this afternoon. To celebrate a...

Lucky Athlone Lotto winner makes contact after €6m win

The winners of one of the two winning Lotto jackpot tickets which was bought in Athlone at the weekend have made contact with National...

Topaz Service Station in Athlone sold one of the winning Lotto tickets

Last night's winning Lotto tickets were sold in the Midlands and the North West. The ticket holders will share a prize worth over 12 million...

One man has been arrested following an armed robbery and car crash

One man has been arrested following an armed robbery and car crash in Co. Westmeath. At around 9:30 pm last night, two men threatened staff...

Midlands experiences driest April since records began

The midlands enjoyed some of the driest weather in all of Ireland last month. According to the monthly report for April from Met Eireann, Mullingar weather...

Custume Barracks soldiers reviewed by Minister before trip to Lebannon

More than 300 members of the defence forces will be lining out this morning in Athlone's Custume Barracks before heading out to the Lebanon. The...

Vacant Athlone site to feature in Alsopp commercial auction

A vacant site in the centre of Athlone town is among seven local properties listed for the next online Allsop auction on the 18th...

New 50-jobs plant in Athlone to open next month

A new pharmaceutical plant in Athlone, with 50 employees, is on track to open next month. Most of the management team for the multimillion euro...

McStay – We are going to the Hyde

Kevin McStay has declared that his Roscommon side go to Hyde Park for this year’s Connacht senior football final. Roscommon booked their pace in the...

Roscommon v Leitrim: Championship match tracker

7.03 Full-time Roscommon 0-24 Leitrim 0-10. Roscommon march onto the Connacht final to take on Galway or Sligo while Leitrim are now into the...

Dermot Earley Youth Leadership Initiative inspires next generation

On the same year as Roscommon's Dermot Earley Senior would have turned 70 years of age, nearly 400 people gathered together in Croke Park...

Michael (The Champ) Connelly

Michael (The Champ) Connelly. Kilmacrickard, Glinsk, Co Galway. Saturday, May, 25th peacefully at Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe. Reposing at Divilly's Funeral Home, Glenamaddy this evening (Sun) from five...

Mary White (née Connaughton)

Mary White (née Connaughton). Clooneygrasson, Ballintubber, Castlerea, Co Roscommon. Saturday, May, 26th peacefully in the loving care of her son Gerry and the caring staff...

Phyllis Ruane (nee Byrne)

Phyllis Ruane (nee Byrne). Magazine Avenue, Athlone. Friday, May, 25th suddenly. Sadly missed by her loving sons Des and John, daughter Denise, grandchildren, family and...

PODCAST: Cook County President visits Roscommon

The Mayor of Roscommon, Orla Leyden has hosted Toni Preckwinkle, the highest ranking public official of Cook county, in Roscommon town and the Hudson...

‘Guardians of the GAA’

 Guardians of the GAA’, is a history of the GAA from the perspective of Garda involvement. The book, written by Brian Willoughby and Noel Hynes,...

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...