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Energy rep: No issue with new electricity meters

The Energy consumption watchdog have rejected a claim from Leitrim environmentalist that the roll-out of smart meters could cause a health hazard to householders.Leitrim...
Accommodation

House prices in Longford increase by 23pc

House prices in Longford have risen by nearly a quarter in the past twelve months, according to new figures from Daft.ieThe average price of...

Over 60 drug seizures in Roscommon in 2017

A total of 61 drugs seizures have taken place in Roscommon this year.New figures show there have been three growhouses raided by gardaí and...

Junior Minister attends Roscommon mental health meeting

A meeting is taking place today to discuss the findings of the Roscommon mental health review report.The meeting is taking place at Merlin Park...
Vegas

Death toll in Las Vegas shooting rises to 50

More than 50 people are dead after a shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas.More than 100 others were hurt when shots were...
Las Vegas

Two dead after shooting at Las Vegas concert

Las Vegas police have confirmed one shooter is down following a shooting at a concert.A hospital in the city says at least two people...
Bail

Westmeath man to go on trial for alleged Ballynacargy murder today

A Westmeath man is due to go on trial this morning charged with the alleged murder of a woman in Ballynacargy almost two years...
Janusz

Man reported missing in Carrick-on-Shannon since Saturday night

Gardai in Carrick-on-Shannon are appealing for information on a man who has been reported missing in the town since the weekend.30 year old, Janusz...
Catalan

Catalan authorities say two million people voted in independence referendum

Catalan authorities say more than 2 million people were able to vote in an independence referendum there.Initial figures suggest 90 percent back separation from...
offices

New Leitrim Council CE to be paid salary of €127,000

It's been revealed the new chief executive of Leitrim County Council will earn a salary of nearly €127,000.Last month, Frank Curran stood down from...
Covid-19-Test

League Of Ireland Players Test Negative For Covid-19

All league of Ireland players have tested negative for Covid-19 in the first batch of test’s carried out on four SSE Airtricity League clubs.FAI...
Ireland-Women

Irish Women’s Teams Qualifiers Rescheduled for 2020

The Republic of Ireland Women's Senior Team will finish out their UEFA Women's EURO 2021 qualifiers this year with three Group I games.Vera Pauw's...
Jack-Byrne-Covid

League of Ireland Players Begin Covid-19 Testing Programme

League of Ireland players have begun their Covid-19 testing programme as they aim to return to training on June 8.Players and staff from four...

Michael Edward Heeran

Michael Edward Heeran. Aughaboneil, Foxfield, Co. Leitrim. Wednesday, May 27th peacefully at Sligo University Hospital.Private Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary’s church, Foxfield tomorrow...

Freda Ethel Den Hertog

Freda Ethel Den Hertog, Sancurry, Drumshanbo, Leitrim. Sadly missed by daughter Alison, son in law Brian. Peacefully after a brief illness at Sligo general.Removal to family...

Frank Caulfield

Frank Caulfield. Harrow, London and formerly Kilcorkey, Ballinagare, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. May 20th, peacefully.Sadly missed and remembered with love by his brother Tom...

Podcast: Normal People

Youth Worker Caoilean Faux spoke to the Joe Finnegan show about Normal People.Take a listen here: 

Podcast: Sarah Costello

Sarah Costello from Costello's Nursing Home in Lanesborough spoke to Tuesday morning's JF Show.Take a listen here: 

Podcast: Hairdresser Plea

Margaret Mulvihill is the owner of Zara Exclusive hair design in Longford and a member of the Executive council of the national hairdressing federation.Take...