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Met Éireann issues warning over Shannonside driving conditions

A status yellow snow-ice warning will remain in place across the country until 11am.The worst of the snow is expected in Connacht, Ulster,...

Roscommon councillors refuse to scrap posters

Councillors in Roscommon Municipal District area have rejected a call to run a poster-free campaign for this year's local elections.Fianna Fail's Orla Leyden had...

Council: Continued closure of Castlerea fire station due to lack of available training for...

Roscommon County Council says the delay in the reopening of Castlerea fire station is down to a lack of available training for newly recruited...

Pressure mounts on HSE to improve facilities at RUH psychiatric unit

There are calls for the HSE to initiate all the necessary infrastructural work on the Psychiatric unit at Roscommon University Hospital.In a report published...
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Bord na Mona to lodge planning permission for 24-turbine Derryadd wind-farm by January 31st

Bord na Mona has confirmed that it will lodge planning permission for a windfarm in south Longford at the end of this month.The company...

LISTEN: Two years on, Castlerea residents discuss ‘temporary’ closure of fire station

The widespread feeling in Castlerea is that its fire station will never reopen.That's according to a prominent community activist and a former fireman....

Roscommon woman fighting cancer expresses frustration over delay to Pembro access

A Roscommon woman, who is battling cancer, has expressed her frustration at the lack of progress in providing her a possibly life-altering treatment despite...

Shannonside members of first ever Dail to be remembered this afternoon

A special joint sitting of the Dáil and Seanad will take place in the Mansion House this afternoon to commemorate the centenary of the...

Evening-time Shannonside Local Link bus services receive extension boost

Night-time local link bus services in the Shannonside region have received a major boost with confirmation that their services will be extended until this...

Watchdog: Roscommon psychiatric unit not in good condition

The mental-health watchdog has raised serious concerns about the state of the psychiatric unit in Roscommon University Hospital.In a new inspection report, the...

Podcast: Sportsbeat 21st of January 2019

On Sportsbeat on the 21st of January 2019 with Kevin McDermott.Shannonside Northern Sound's Seamus Gallagher reflected on Castleblayney's one point victory over Carrick in...

Wary Cunningham Itching to Start League Campaign

Anthony Cunningham has played down early season silverware joy and warned his players and the Roscommon public that a tough few months lie ahead.Donie...

Shannonside Northern Sound Launch Allianz League Coverage

Shannonside FM today launched their coverage of the 2019 Allianz National League which starts on Saturday night with the division one meeting of Mayo...

Kathleen Reynolds (nee McCrann)

Kathleen Reynolds (nee McCrann), Corlea, Kilnagross, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Tuesday, January 22nd, peacefully in her 93rd year surrounded by her family and in...

Paddy Keegan

Paddy Keegan, Beechwood, Kilteevan, Roscommon. Monday, January 21st, peacefully, surrounded by his family, in the loving care of the staff at Roscommon University...

Karen Clarke Curran

Karen Clarke Curran. Briskill, Newtownforbes, Co. Longford and formerly of 3, O’Connell Terrace, Longford. Karen passed away at her home on Monday 21st in the...

LISTEN: Still no treatment for Rossie waiting on Vicky Phelan’s wonderdrug

Roscommon woman Tracey Brennan who is living with Stage 4 Cervical Cancer was promised access to the Vicky Phelan's wonderdrug Pembrolizumab before Christmas.However, there...

LISTEN BACK: First Dates Ireland local “High on fresh air and water from the...

😍Have Carol Ann from Leitrim & Cathal from Monaghan found love on First Dates Ireland? 😘 The Free spirited dance facilitator Carol Ann (32)...

PODCAST: Roscommon businessman slams VAT hike

There are fears that some local businesses will close because of the increase in VAT in the hospitality sector.The tax for hotels and...