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HEAR MORE: Views of public sought on new CCTV cameras for Monaghan town

Members of the public are being urged to make their views known on plans for new CCTV cameras in Monaghan town. A public consultation meeting...

There’ll be no hard border on the island of Ireland post Brexit

There'll be no hard border on the island of Ireland post Brexit. That's the promise being made after phase 1 of the talks wrapped up...

Operation 40 coats this winter!

We've all heard about the homelessness crisis that Ireland is facing at the moment. Coming into the cold winter months, people will be again this...

Gardaí ramp up checkpoints from now till Christmas

Gardaí in Cavan launched their Christmas Campaign this morning. The 'Better Driver Behaviour' campaign, starts on December 1st, and will see Gardaí mount checkpoints day...

Are you using social media safely?

A talk this weekend is aiming to help you and your children to use social media safely. The event, organised by the Blaney Blades group,...

Hear the Taoiseach’s views on Cavan Hospital, Brexit and traffic in Virginia

Northern Sound's Eddie Butler spoke to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at Fine Gael's National Conference in Ballyconnell this weekend. Hear the full interview here:

95 per cent of businesses have no Brexit plan

Nine out of ten cross border traders still don't have any plan in place for Brexit. A new report published by InterTradeIreland shows that 91...

Investigating local drug addiction

When we think of rural Ireland drug addiction and drug abuse may not be one of the first things that spring to mind. It’s usually...

Make your Céili and don’t let it become a thing of the past

Members of a local GAA club are encouraging people to visit their neighbours and friends in an attempt to combat rural isolation. The Scotstown club...

Living with autism – one woman’s story

Cavan Autism Parents Support is the first of it’s kind in Cavan, and was set up to support the parents, carers and children/young adults...

Latest Death Notices

Mary Theresa O’Reilly (nee Farrelly)

Mary Theresa O’Reilly (nee Farrelly).  18 Derryolam Court, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan. Saturday, January, 20th peacefully at Our Lady Of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda surrounded by her devoted family. Predeceased by...

Frank Duffy (known as Scobie)

Frank Duffy (known as Scobie) Drummuck, Stranooden, Monaghan and formerly Clare Oghill, Doohamlet. Friday January 19th peacefully at Drumbear lodge Nursing Home. Sadly missed by his brother...

Very Rev William (Billy) Hughes PE

Very Rev William (Billy) Hughes PE Retired Parish Preist of Aughamullen East, Thursday January 18th peacefully at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Served in the parishes...