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Cortober in Carrick-on-Shannon should be moved into Leitrim as it’s ignored by Roscommon Co...

Cortober in Carrick-on-Shannon should be moved into Leitrim because it's ignored by Roscommon County Council.That's the personal view of the Colm McGrath, the Carrick...

Bird Flu has reached Ireland

The Department of Agriculture has confirmed the H5N8 strain of avian flu has been identified in a wild duck in County Wexford.There's very little...
flu outbreak

Shannonside hospitals are under severe pressure due to overcrowding today

Hospitals in the Shannonside/Northern Sound region are under severe pressure again today.The Midlands Regional hospital in Tullamore is reporting 30 people waiting on trolleys...

Portiuncula Hospital has highest number on trolleys locally today

Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe has the highest number of people on trolleys locally this afternoon.14 people are waiting for admission in the A&E or...
energy

2,800 locally apply to have property tax payments deferred

Over 2,800 people have applied to have the property tax deferred due to income threshold in the Shannonside Northern Sound region.Figures released by the...
farmers

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...
Longford-Town

Longford Town Lose Out To Bray

Gary Shaw came back to haunt Longford Town as his two headed goals were the difference as Bray scored a 2-0 win in Bishopsgate.The...
Leitrim-ball

St. Mary’s See Off Aughawillan

St. Mary’s bounced back from two opening round defeats to seal a 3-10 to 3-7 win over Aughawillan in the Leitrim senior championship group...
Roscommon-Club

Roscommon Senior Football Round Up – Sunday 2 August

Western Gaels have maintained their perfect start to the Hodson Bay Hotel Roscommon Senior Football Championship following a comfortable second round win over Fuerty.Fergal...

Bridie O’ Leary (nee Talbot)

Bridie O' Leary (nee Talbot) Beechpark West, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Monday, August 3rd, peacefully surrounded by her loving family in the tender and loving...

Michael McGarry

Michael McGarry Cloonacarrow, Kingsland, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Monday, August 3rd. Peacefully at University Hospital, Sligo. Pre-deceased by his grandson, Darragh. Sadly missed and remembered with love by...

Claire Lydon.

Claire Lydon. Athlone, and formerly of Ballintubber, Co. Roscommon. Sunday, 2nd August. Claire will be sadly missed by her parents Maureen and Padraig, brother...

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...
Italian

Podcast: No Stigma Campaign

St Patrick’s Mental Health Services has launched their No Stigma campaign, which aims to reframe mental health stigma.The campaign reimagines a society without mental...
Italian

Podcast: Gerry Redican

Roscommon man and Tralee based Gerry Redican received a single right lung transplant two years ago, and was considered at high risk from COVID-19,...