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The first Leitrim nursing home resident to receive Covid vaccine says there is now...

The first Leitrim nursing home resident to receive the Covid vaccine this week says there is now light at end of the tunnel.88-year-old Eddie...

A weather warning is in place until midday after snow showers overnight.

Snow has carpeted many parts of the country overnight, affecting roads in some areas.A weather warning for snow and ice is in force across...
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A man has been arrested following the discovery of a cannabis growhouse in Co...

A man has been arrested following the discovery of a cannabis growhouse in Co Longford.It was located after Gardai attached to the Roscommon/Longford Divisional...
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A Leitrim childcare provider is appealing for additional funding from the HSE

A Leitrim childcare provider, who help children with additional needs, is appealing to the HSE to provide it with additional funding.Drumshanbo's Childhood Dreams has...

People across the region are being urged to stay within their 5km exercise limit...

Gardai are warning people to comply with the 5km exercise limit this weekend if they plan on getting some fresh air.Over thirty people were...

Flooding in an area in South Roscommon is being discussed and monitored by the...

A spokesperson for the Minister for Agriculture says he will to continue to engage with the Office of Public Works over flooding in an...

Over thirty new local Covid cases reported

52 more Covid related deaths have been confirmed this evening, along with 2,371 new cases.757 of those infections are in Dublin, 237 in Cork...

Strong recovery for Shannonside region job market in 2020

The job market in the Shannonside Northern Sound region had a strong recovery throughout last year by the end of 2020.New figures from IrishJobs.ie...

PODCAST: Roscommon Safelink urges anyone leaving an abusive relationship to ask for professional support

Anyone who needs help to leave an abusive relationship or situation should always contact a domestic violence service in order to get the support...
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Status yellow snow-ice warning issued for entire country

A status yellow snow-ice warning has been issued for the whole country.Its valid from 6pm tomorrow evening until midday on Sunday.A yellow warning is...
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Arsenal Bow Out Of FA Cup

Arsenal's hopes of ending the season with silverware took a massive hit this afternoon as they were knocked out of the FA Cup in...
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Buttler Returns For Connacht

Connacht have recalled Captain Jarrad Butler and made six further changes for tomorrow’s rescheduled Guinness PRO14 clash with Ospreys at The Sportsground.Butler lines out...

Why Attack The Mark?

Mid-January and no end in sight of the Covid restrictions.It’s looking more likely that we will be waiting for GAA possibly later into the...

Nicola Bergin

Nicola Bergin, Lisbrack, Longford and formerly of Main Street, Longford. 23rd January 2021, peacefully at the residence of her sister Ann at Árd Michael, Longford....

Winnie Mulligan nee McGoldrick

Winnie Mulligan (nee McGoldrick), Cornakelly, Moyne, Co. Longford. January 23rd. Peacefully at the Sunset Lodge, St Joseph’s care home Longford.Pre-deceased by her husband Sonny. Deeply regretted...

SONNY SHEA

SONNY SHEA Lisnaria, Roscommon. January 23rd, 2021; (Peacefully), at his home, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Betty and much loved...
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Podcast: Mary McAleese

Former President of Ireland Mary McAleese spoke to Joe Finnegan on Friday's JF Show.Take a listen here:
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Podcast: Jimmy Jests

Longford comedian Jimmy Jests spoke to Joe Finnegan on Thursday's JF Show about providing comedy in these lockdown times through social media.Take a listen...

Side By Side January 17th 2021

 Side by Side presented by Eamonn O’Connor, Tony Gilhooly and Patsy Lee.So join Eamonn and Tony as they play great music and talk about...