National News

No winner of Lotto jackpot

There was one no winner of tonight’s Lotto Jackpot, worth over €11.3m. More than 43,000 players won prizes including one Match 5+Bonus winner who scooped €75,157.

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Sinn Féin gains ground in latest opinion poll

There has been a major surge in support for Sinn Féin in the latest opinion poll. The poll for the...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 6:19pm Read More

Gardaí seek assistance in locating missing 56-year-old

Gardaí are seeking assistance in locating 56-year-old Michelle Kearney. Michelle was last seen in the Lucan area of Dublin on...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 1:42pm Read More

Man arrested in Dublin during armed robbery

A man in his 40’s was arrested in Dublin this morning after Gardaí were called to an armed robbery. Officers...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 1:26pm Read More

Ticknock Forest to be preserved following concerns raised

Coillte has decided to halt the felling of trees in Ticknock Forest in Dublin after a number of groups raised...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 1:15pm Read More

Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by a car in Meath

A pedestrian has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Meath. The car struck the 33-year-old man...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 11:58am Read More

21-year-old killed in single vehicle crash in Donegal

A 21-year-old man has died following a single vehicle crash in Donegal last night. Emergency services were called to the...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 4:38pm Read More

Man arrested following Garda chase in Dublin

A man has been arrested following a Garda chase in West Dublin. The man in his 30’s was being pursued...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 8:49am Read More

Weather report: Wet and windy with the prospect of snow early next week

A national status yellow weather warning has been put in place by Met Eireann and snow is expected early next...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 8:34am Read More

Sharp rise in ecstasy and cannabis use as alcohol sales increase

Ecstasy and cannabis use is rising sharply in many parts of the country, particularly among young people, regional figures from...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 7:42am Read More

Roscommon News

Mother hits out at hospital group after 18 month delay

A Roscommon mother has claimed that the Saolta Hospital Group has reneged on its promise to externally investigate the circumstances surrounding the birth of her child. The mother, who wished to remain anonymous and whose child has significant health issues,...

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Plans lodged for 34-acre solar energy farm

Plans for a 34 acre solar energy farm close to Roscommon Town have been lodged with Roscommon County Council. The...

Wednesday, 01/02/17 - 3:11pm Read More

Fears over future of Community Games in the county

The strong tradition of Community Games in County Roscommon is in crisis with a number of areas struggling to keep...

Tuesday, 24/01/17 - 10:38am Read More

Valuation Office officials to visit Roscommon to clarify concerns of local business community

It is hoped that the widespread confusion surrounding proposed rates for businesses in the county will be addressed next week...

Tuesday, 24/01/17 - 10:36am Read More

Minister Naughten injured in crash

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten has been injured in a road crash while cycling close to...

Monday, 02/01/17 - 5:54pm Read More

New appointment for Boyle priest

Father John Coughlan, Curate at Saint Joseph’s Parish, Boyle, in the Diocese of Elphin, has been appointed Director of Formation...

Tuesday, 20/12/16 - 2:40pm Read More

Political ambitions for Ballymurray’s Will Keane

Prominent Yes campaigner for the same sex marriage referendum, Will Keane, has indicated he would be open to running in...

Tuesday, 13/12/16 - 1:38pm Read More

County Roscommon remains one of the country’s safest

Serious crime is down or relatively stable in both Roscommon and Castlerea garda districts, Chief Superintendent Padraig Rattigan told a...

Tuesday, 13/12/16 - 1:35pm Read More

Anger brewing in FF over election spend issue

Anger is brewing within the Fianna Fáil organisation in the constituency with the news that the party spent approximately €5,000...

Tuesday, 06/12/16 - 1:00pm Read More

Vandalism causes €1,500 of damage at Cloonfad United’s clubhouse

Cloonfad United Soccer Club is facing a €1,500 bill for new windows after the club’s new extension was the target...

Tuesday, 06/12/16 - 12:59pm Read More