‘How is it okay to take a child’s dog away?’

The Strokestown owner of a dog at the centre of a recent Facebook campaign has told the Roscommon Herald she has appealed the decision to have the animal surrendered to the dog warden. Sharon Gomes Braz, the dog’s owner, posted...

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HIQA finds inadequate facilities and staff shortages at Sacred Heart Hospital

sacred Heart hospital
Inadequate showering and toilet facilities and staff shortages as well as insufficient space for residents at the HSE-run Sacred Heart Hospital have been found by HIQA. During a HIQA inspection last March there were just eight staff available for 93...

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Speculation grows over senior management team make-up

Speculation concerning the make-up of the Roscommon senior football management team for 2016 is mounting. The Herald understands that some...

Wednesday, 29/07/15 - 11:21am Read More

Feighan fears for safety after death threat

THE POSTING of a vile death threat to the office of sitting TD Frank Feighan has left both the Fine...

Wednesday, 29/07/15 - 11:16am Read More

Ladies dig deep to topple Tipperary

        Roscommon……………..1-15 Tipperary…………………2-11 TG4 LGFA Intermediate Football Championship (after extra-time) Kevin Egan at Kinnity      ...

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Taking charge of matters off the pitch

Stephen Ormsby is the new administrator for Roscommon County Board. Pic: Gerard O'loughlin
Five years ago, Dr. Hyde Park was Stephen Ormsby’s second home as Roscommon prepared for what ultimately turned out to...

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More Ciara McCaughley

US Ambassador to visit Ballintubber

Feighan bows out

‘We’re absolutely gutted’ – Evans

Sligo unlikely to master Mayo

‘John Evans is a serious man’

Ready to roll…

Murder in the sun