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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...

Taoiseach open to Denis Naughten returning to Fine Gael

The Taoiseach's left the door open for a return to the Fine Gael fold for Denis Naughten.Mr Naughten who now sits in Cabinet as...

Three dead animals reportedly dumped in Roscommon last month

Roscommon County Council received 60 environment complaints last month, including alleged dumping of dead animals and household furniture.Documents released to Shannonside FM show there...

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...

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...

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...

Roscommon business support plans to be launched in New Year

Details of plans to support start up businesses in Roscommon are expected to be unveiled early in the new year.Roscommon County Council has allocated...

It’s hoped that 2018 will bring progress in the rollout of broadband services in...

It's hoped that 2018 will bring significant progress in the rollout of fibre based broadband services in Roscommon town.The Chamber of Commerce has met...

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...