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Four local TD’s have second jobs or other incomes

Statutory declarations made by TD's show that four in the Shannonside region have a second job or another income outside the Dail.The recent controversy...
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New Leitrim history book to be launched in Carrick-on-Shannon this evening

A new book on the history of Leitrim will be officially launched at the council offices in Carrick-on-Shannon this evening and the public are...

Longford Lotto winner comes forward to claim one-million euro prize

The lucky person who bought a one-million euro winning lotto ticket in Ballymahon over six weeks ago has finally collected their winnings.The person,...

Orange wind warning issued for Leitrim this Sunday

An orange weather alert has been issued for eight counties as Storm Atiyah heads our way. Met Éireann says the system will track between...
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Mullingar Hospital apologises for long wait times at ED

The Management of the Midlands Regional Hospital in Mullingar is appealing for the public's help in reducing numbers at the facility.In a statement this...

Annual intercultural event for local minorities gets underway in Roscommon later

A special intercultural event is taking place this afternoon in Roscommon town.The event, which is being co-ordinated in association with local Gardai and Social...
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High Court to hear from Ballinamore demonstrators today

The High Court is expected to hear affidavits from a number of Ballinamore residents today in response to an interim High Court injunction granted...

IFA hold second blockade today at Lidl distribution centre

The Irish Farmers' Association is blockading the Lidl distribution centre in Charleville, Co. Cork this morning.It comes after yesterday's protest at the Aldi...
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Environment Department blamed for delay in repairing Longford bridge

A Longford councillor is blaming the Department of Environment for a delay of several months in repairing a bridge at Ballinalee in north Longford.The...
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Call for EGM of Wheelchair Association over Cuisle closure

Members of the Irish Wheelchair Association are presenting a letter to the Chairperson of the Board calling for an extra ordinary general meeting.The group...

Johnny Sexton Captains Leinster Against Northampton

Jordan Larmour is in at 15 for Leinster's trip to Northampton on Saturday, with Jamison Gibson-Park named at half-back alongside capain Johnny Sexton.Jordan Larmour,...

Butler Returns To Captain Connacht Against Gloucester

Connacht have been boosted by the return of captain Jarrad Butler and Jack Carthy to face Gloucester in the Heineken Champions Cup on Sunday...

FAI President Donal Conway Steps Down

Donal Conway has announced his intention to step down as President of the FAI at an EGM to be held on the 25th January...

Catherine Shields

Catherine Shields Cappagh, Ballinalack, Co. Westmeath. Friday, December 6th, peacefully in the loving care of the staff at Our Lady’s Manor Nursing Home, Edgeworthstown. Deeply regretted by...

Vincent Hoban

Vincent Hoban Main Street, Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim and late of Monivea, Galway. Saturday, December 7th, peacefully at his residence. Sadly missed by his sisters Anne, Sr Isobella...

Patrick (Pat) Joseph Danaher

Patrick (Pat) Joseph Danaher Retired Shopkeeper. Castleplunkett, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon and formerly Shanagolden, Limerick. Friday, December 6th, peacefully at Fearna Manor Nursing Home in the loving...

Podcast: Book Review 2019

Marina Lynch from Eason's Cavan and Orlagh Kelly from the Reading room in Carrick on Shannon joined Joe Finnegan in studio to review the...

Podcast: The Drugs Problem in the Region

Frankie Keena a member of the Athlone Drugs Awareness group and Packie Kelly from Teach Na Daoine in Monaghan spoke to Joe Finnegan on...

Podcast: IT WAS AS IT WAS

Ballymore native Tony Hughes has written a memoir called ‘It was as it was’Tony Joined Joe Finnegan in studio on Tuesday mornings show.Take a...