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Safety work to begin on Scramogue cross next week

Work is to get underway to improve safety on the Scramogue crossroads on the N5 near Strokestown.The R371 Rooskey to Ballyleague regional road staggers...

Voters warned to check the register online or at local council offices

Voters who applied to be put on the supplementary register of electors are being warned to check that they are now officially eligible to...

GE20: Declared candidates so far in Roscommon-Galway

It's being suggested that a possible three additional candidates could be added to the race for seats in the Roscommon-Galway constituency in the coming...

Galway University Hospital most overcrowded in the country today

A Shannonside hospital is the most overcrowded in the country today.According to figures from the INMO, University Hospital Galway is the worst affected nationwide...
criminal element

Man to appear in court following series of alleged burglaries in Boyle

A man is due to appear at Carrick on Shannon district court on the 21st of this month in relation to a spate of...
visiting

Visiting restrictions at Roscommon Hospital likely to continue this week

Visiting restrictions are likely to be in place at Roscommon University Hospital for the remainder of the week.Three cases of flu have been identified...
candidate

Fianna Fáil can get two seats in Roscommon-Galway, says Cllr Leyden

Roscommon Galway Fianna Fail candidate Orla Leyden says she believes the party can get two seats in the upcoming general election.The Roscommon Cllr was...
by surprise

Roscommon-Galway TD says Cllr Orla Leyden’s candidacy took him “by surprise”

Roscommon-Galway Fianna Fáil Deputy Eugene Murphy says the announcement of Orla Leyden as a candidate has taken him by surprise.In a hard hitting statement,...

Some Castlerea homes and businesses still without power

Seventy one homes in the Shannonside region are still without power today.According to Powercheck, the homes are in the Castlerea area of Co. Roscommon.Storm...
Apprenticehships

Local Men’s Sheds volunteers welcome funding boost

Almost twenty five thousand euro has been allocated for women and men's sheds in the Shannonside region.A total of five hundred thousand euro has...
AIL

Cashel Overcome Buccaneers

Cashel consolidated their position at the business end of the Energia All-Ireland League Division 2A when they put in a strong second-half showing to...
Longford-RFC

Promotion Chasing Longford See Off Carlow

Longford kept their promotion plans on track with a 32-10 win over Carlow in Oak Park yesterday, writes Tommy Butler.Coming into the weekend Longford...

St. Brigids GAA Club Notes January 27

St. Brigids GAA Club notes 27 January 2020Lip Sync BattlesForget about all those new year resolutions, diets and weight loss If you can't sing,...

Patrick Casey

Patrick Casey, 14 Cloverwell, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. Sunday, 26th January suddenly. Predeceased by his father Liam and his brother Willie. Sadly missed by his...
Cathedral

Pope Francis appoints Kildare priest as new Bishop of Achonry

Pope Francis has announced the appointment of Fr Paul Dempsey from Newbridge in Kildare as the new Bishop of Achonry.The position has been vacant...

Sean Mcgrath

Sean Mcgrath, Doonmorroughoe Strokestown Co. Roscommon. Saturday 25th January at Inishree Nursing Home Ballyleague. predeceased by his parents John J and Angela. He will be...

Podcast; ISPCA

On the Joe Finnegan Show on Monday morning-the recent rescue of 86 dogs from an illegal breeding operation in Roscommon- ISPCA chief inspector Conor Dowling...

Podcast: Vera Twomey

Vera Twomey is asking why  medicinal cannabis is not a major election issue.Vera spoke to the Joe Finnegan Show on Monday morning.Take a listen...

Podcast: Small Firms

With the election looming- The Joe Finnegan Show spoke about what concerns and wishes small firms have ahead of polling day.Joe was joined on...