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Investigations continue into fatal Roscommon house fire

A man in his 60's died following a fire at a house in south Roscommon.Emergency services were alerted to an incident near Bealnamulla in...

Man dies in house fire in south Roscommon

A man has died in a house fire in the Drum area of South Roscommon.The alarm was raised by a passer-by shortly after noon...

Strokestown Park owner wins major award

A Roscommon man has won a prestigious EU prize for cultural heritage.Jim Callery, of the Irish National Famine Museum & Archive and owner of...

Ballagh-based Syrians ‘scarred’ after war

The manager of the new Emergency Reception and Orientation Centre in Ballaghaderreen has revealed how scared the Syrian asylum-seekers are after their experience of...

Six Community Welfare Offices Closed in Shannonside Region since 2015

The Minister for Social protection has confirmed that Roscommon recorded the second highest number of Community Welfare office closures outside of Dublin in the...

Naughten urged to back boundary Bill

The 'Save Roscommon' group is calling for cross-party support today for a Dáil Bill that would mean the people would have to vote to...

Roscommon doctor claims consistent air ambulance better than restoring A+E

Castlerea based GP Dr Greg Kelly says he believes the air ambulance is a better emergency service, than a hospital A and E unit,...

‘Scattered hotel’ could open in Boyle next year

A 'scattered hotel', with up to 20 rooms, is on course to be developed in Boyle next year.Over the past several months, a sub-committee...
Central Criminal Court

Roscommon man awaits fate over Alsatian-linked robbery

A Roscommon man who used a growling Alsatian dog to rob a pedestrian on the Dublin quays will be sentenced later.Patrick Conroy, who has...

Launch of Darkness into Light North-West events tonight

The launch of this year's Darkness into Light for the North West takes place in Boyle tonight.“Darkness into Light”, a movement...

Carrick’s Thomas Early wins Senior 8’s with UCD

Carrick Rowing Club to Thomas Early on winning the Men’s Senior 8’s in fine style at the National Rowing Championships in Iniscarra, Cork with...

Athlone Town Wont Fear Leaders Shelbourne

Athlone Town boss Terry Butler expects his player to step-up to the challenge of league leaders Shelbourne.“The funny thing is some of the games...

Town Chase Shels With Cabinteely Target

Neale Fenn believes his side can catch Shelbourne for the SSE Airtricity League first division title and are not fearing Cabinteely.The Town travel to...

Daniel Gill

Daniel Gill. Foxborough, Drumsna, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim. Suddenly at his residence. Deeply regretted by his heart broken parents Brian and Paula, sisters Shauna and Aideen,...

Eamon Gleeson

Eamon Gleeson. Cloonagowna, Bealnamulla, Athlone. Thursday, July, 18th Reposing at St. Brigid’s funeral Home, Brideswell tomorrow (Fri) from half past five with removal at half past...

Valentine Fitzpatrick

Valentine Fitzpatrick. Ennis Road, Newmarket on Fergus, Co. Clare Late of Drumloona, Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim. Peacefully at Carrigoran House, Newmarket On Fergus. Deeply missed by his...