National News

‘High-speed chase’ underway in Cork; garda injured

There are reports of a high-speed chase underway in Cork, and that a garda has been injured after he came off his motorcycle as part of the chase.It is reported that the chase concerns a van used in a Cork...

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One third of racist incidents ‘taking place in work or school’

Sixty-seven incidents of racism have been reported in the first three months of the year, with students and workers the...

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Missing Dublin teenager Cheyenne found safe and well

A teenager reported missing in Dublin has been found.An alert was issued last night over the whereabouts of 15-year-old Cheyenne...

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Limerick man’s remains to come home after workplace accident in Canada

A Limerick man's remains are expected to be brought home in the coming days after he died in hospital in...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 8:21am Read More

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Young boy and mother seriously hurt in two-car crash

A young boy and his mother have been seriously injured in a two-car crash in Co Laois.The accident happened on...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 7:57am Read More

Banking inquiry to progress ‘very quickly after Easter’

Efforts to set up the Oireachtas banking inquiry are expected to speed up now that the Anglo trial has come...

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Nine held after discovery of €3m-€5m gun-and-drugs operation in Dublin

Gardaí are continuing to question nine people following the discovery of a major gun-and-drugs operation in Dublin.A quantity of cannabis...

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Gardaí quizz man after massive fake-money seizure in Dublin

Gardaí are still questioning a man in his 50s following a massive seizure of fake money in north County Dublin.It...

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‘Viable’ device found in Longford

A suspect device discovered in Co Longford earlier this evening was viable.Gardaí and members of the army bomb disposal team...

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Gardaí issue appeal over missing Dublin teen

Gardaí in Dublin are seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 15-year-old Cheyenne Dineen.The teenager was last seen...

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Roscommon News

Sheep savaged

A CREGGS farmer has condemned dog owners who fail to control their animals after two ewes and five lambs were savaged and killed last week. The Herald understands that up to thirty sheep have been killed in the Creggs area...

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Wind turbine storm

Roscommon councillors have voted for “the will of people” and have insisted that a 1.5km separation distance between wind turbines...

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Hopes of jobs boost for Boyle

There are fresh hopes of a much needed jobs boost for Boyle with the news that terms have been agreed...

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Ballinagare widow traumatised by theft from grave

Kathleen Travers pictured at Drummin Cemetery, Ballinagare.
A traumatised Ballinagare woman has appealed to the public for help in tracking down the “low minded” thieves who stole...

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Gardaí investigate fire that kills man on Roscommon farm

A man has died in a fire at a farmhouse in Co. Roscommon.Gardaí in Roscommon are investigating the fire at...

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Hundreds join in search for missing angler

Hundreds of volunteers from across the region have joined the search for a County Armagh angler missing on Lough Ree...

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Woman fatally injured in Cornafulla crash

A 49-year-old woman was tragically killed in the Cornafulla area of South Roscommon on Monday morning when her car collided...

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Ballinlough bidding to buy White House Hotel

A MASSIVE community effort is underway in Ballinlough to purchase the White House Hotel in order to sustain the village...

Monday, 24/03/14 - 6:23pm Read More

Woman dies after cars collide near Athlone

A woman has died after a two-car collision on the old N6, Athlone to Ballinasloe Road.The 49-year-old was fatally injured...

Monday, 24/03/14 - 11:38am Read More

SOS: Join Our Boys

The Naughton family, Roscommon Town.
    The county is rallying around a Roscommon Town family whose lives were shattered sixteen months ago when their...

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