Monday, August 21, 2017

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News

Monaghan sees dramatic drop in new car sales

Monaghan has seen one of the biggest drops in new cars registered nationally, when compared to the same time last year. The Society of the...

White House forced to insist President Trump is “not a liar”

The White House has been forced to insist President Trump is "not a liar" - after being twice accused of lying by the former...

Local food producers praised at launch of 2017 Taste of Cavan

Local food producers were praised at the launch of the 2017 Taste of Cavan today. Businesses from across the county and celebrity chefs all met...

No hope for extending opening hours at Monaghan’s Minor Injury Unit

The RCSI Hospitals group says there is not adequate demand to extend the opening hours of Monaghan Hospital's Minor Injury Unit. Monaghan Fianna Fáil Councillor...

Reward offered for information into the murder of Detective Adrian Donohoe

Gardaí investigating the murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe have launched an appeal for help from the Irish Community in New York. That's according to...

Local school nominated for prestigious architecture award

A local school has been nominated for a prestigious architecture award. Castleblayney College has been nominated in the Irish Architecture Awards 2017 for their cutting...

Gardaí investigating a burglary at MacNean House and Restaurant

Gardaí in Blacklion are investigating a burglary at MacNean House and Restaurant. The break-in happened on the morning of Wednesday the 31st of May at...

“Racketeers and criminals will benefit if a hard border is put in place”

"Racketeers and criminals will benefit if a hard border is put in place after Brexit". That's the view of Cathaoirleach of Monaghan County Council PJ...

UK General Election voting is underway in the border region

People in the border region have been casting their votes this morning in the UK General Election. Voters in the nearby Fermanagh-South Tyrone constituency are...

Property prices on the border amongst the fastest growing in Ireland

Property prices in the border region are amongst the fastest growing in the country, - but they're still amongst the cheapest. The CSO's latest report...

Latest Sports

Racing at Roscommon postponed

Today’s scheduled Race meeting in Roscommon has been postponed due to the inclement weather conditions. Those who had tickets for today’s meet are advised to...

Sam Moffett on verge of Tarmac championship title

Sam Moffett has effectively claimed the Tarmac rally championship title adding to his national crown when he took 6th overall in the Ulster rally...

Mayo and Kerry draw

Croke Park will play host to next Saturday's All-Ireland football semi-final replay after Kerry and Mayo played out a thriller yesterday. Despite awful conditions...

Recent Obituaries

Josephine (Josie) Richardson (Nee Fisher)

Josephine (Josie) Richardson (Nee Fisher) Kilrush, Ballinamore, Co Leitrim. Monday August 21st peacefully in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Eric and dear mother of...

Mary Smith (nee Sexton)

Mary Smith (nee Sexton) Gortahork, Cavan Road, Ballinagh, Co. Cavan and formerly of Carricknashoke, Tullyco, Cootehill. Sunday, August, 20th, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital....

Rose Walsh (nee Martin)

Rose Walsh (nee Martin) River Street, Cavan and formerly of Thomascourt, Cavan and Keelagh, Ballyhaise, Co. Cavan. Sunday, august, 20th peacefully at College View nursing home,...

Latest Podcasts

PODCAST: Lots of courses available via Cavan Monaghan ETB

Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board (CMETB) are responsible for the delivery of further education and training in Cavan and Monaghan. These are...

Monaghan remembers WW2 bomb drop as part of Heritage Week

People in County Monaghan have been remembering back almost 80 years ago when two German bombs were dropped near Laragh. The Finnegan and Daly families...

PODCAST: A Feature interview with former League of Ireland player Alan Kirby

Alan Kirby is one of Longford Town FC’s greatest ever soccer players having spent six seasons with the club in two separate spells, between...