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Investigation into murder of Detective Colm Horkan progressing “as speedily as possible”

The investigation into the murder of Det. Garda Colm Horkan is progressing as speedily as possible, a court has been told.Sgt. Mark Mahon told...

Youth projects and services in Shannonside region get funding boost

Close to €100,000 in capital grant funding has been announced for youth projects and services across the Shannonside Northern Sound region.The funding announced by...

Leitrim bike hire business sees big surge in demand

The owner of the Leitrim based Electric Bike Trails company says he's seen a major surge in business due to Covid restrictions.Seamus Gibbons who...

New Bishop of Kilmore to be ordained in September

The new Bishop of Kilmore will be ordained in Cavan in late September.Fr Martin Hayes was announced as the new Bishop in June.The Thurles...
pesticides

Forestry Minister says scope to broaden type of trees planted nationally

The Minister with responsibility for Forestry says there is scope to broaden the range of trees planted in Ireland.Pippa Hackett says a new portal...

Leitrim councillor takes issue with Communications Minister over costs of broadband

A Leitrim Councillor is calling for the Environment Minister to withdraw remarks that claimed people living in rural Ireland could be forced to pay...

€3200 spent on local Covid hotel accommodation during pandemic

Spending on hotel and guest-house accommodation to cope with the coronavirus pandemic is costing the State millions of euro.Almost €87,000 has been spent on...
Acres

All traces of an oil spill on Acres Lake in Drumshanbo now removed

Waterways Ireland has confirmed that all traces of an oil or fuel spill in Acres Lake in Drumshanbo have now been removed.Concern was expressed...

Sligo-Leitrim TD stands by comments about some public servants using Covid as cover to...

Sligo-Leitrim TD Marc MacSharry says he stands by his comments that some public servants have used remote working as a result of Covid-19 restrictions...

Defence Forces assist Leitrim Gardai in searches connected to Patrick Heeran murder investigation

Members of the Defence forces assisted Gardai in a search of lands and waterways in Leitrim this week as part of the investigation into...
GAA-Balls

Killoe Begin Championship With Win Over Clonguish

Killoe began their 2020 Longford senior football championship campaign with a controlled win over Clonguish in Monaduff on Friday night.Seven points from Mark Hughes...
flood levels

Funding approved for flood mitigation works on river in Ballyfarnon

Funding has been approved for flood mitigation works at the river Feorish in Ballyfarnon.Minister at the Department of Public Works Patrick O' Donovan has...
David-McGoldrick

McGoldrick Named FAI Player Of The Year

David McGoldrick has been named as the 2019 ‘Three’ FAI Senior Men’s International Player of the Year.In a year that saw the striker return...

Sean Duignan,

Sean Duignan Finglas, Dublin and formerly of Grange, Hillstreet and Thatch Pub Bridgetown Carrick on Shannon. Wednesday, 5th August. Peacefully at his home. Loving husband to...

Mary Moroney (née Barry)

Mary Moroney (née Barry) Oxford, England and late of Drumheriff, Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim. July 17th 2020. Beloved wife of the late Patrick. She will be sadly missed...

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett.

Lawrence (Larry) Barrett. Shraigh West, Bunahowen, Belmullet, Co. Mayo. Wednesday, August 5th, peacefully in the devoted and loving care of the staff at the...
Italian

Podcast: DJ’s and Musicians During the Pandemic

Mark Fay from DJBOX.IE and musician Luan Parle spoke to Kevin McGillicuddy on the Joe Finnegan Show about how people in the entertainment industry...
Italian

Podcast: The European Transplant and Dialysis Games

Two cocooners have it sewn up for pandemic celebrating 50 years of successful transplantation between themUndeterred by the cancellation of the 2020 European Transplant &...

Podcast: Pubs Not Reopening on August 10th

Pubs aren't reopening on the 10th of August after the move to the next phase was delayed-to discuss the matter Kevin McGillicuddy was joined...