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€1.7 million has been announced for 77 local sports clubs

€1.7 million has been announced for 77 clubs across Cavan and Monaghan. The funding has been announced under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme and...

Local Minister won’t be drawn into speculation over vacant Tanáiste role

The Taoiseach will announce the new Tánaiste today.  It's after Frances Fitzgerald resigned earlier this week.Meanwhile, local Minister Heather Humphreys has pulled out of attending...
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Local priest killed in N2 road accident

A 78-year-old man who died in a car crash on the N2 has been named locally as Fr. Joe McCluskey.The elderly parish priest in...

N2 in Monaghan remains closed following fatal collision yesterday evening

Monaghan's N2 road remains closed this morning following a fatal collision yesterday evening. Shortly before 5pm yesterday, a collision involving a car and articulated...

Taoiseach due to name the new Tánaiste later today

The Taoiseach's due to name the new Tánaiste later today. It follows Tuesday's resignation of Frances Fitzgerald from the role.Simon Coveney is seen as...

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Patrick Kavanagh

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the death of acclaimed Monaghan poet Patrick Kavanagh.The Monaghan man, who was born in Inniskeen is remembered for...

Man dies in Monaghan crash

A man has died following a crash on Monaghan's N2.  Shortly before 5pm a collision involving a car and an articulated lorry occurred on the...

Local food business scoop major awards at National Food and Drink Awards

Two local food business scooped major awards at Bord Bia's National Food and Drink Awards.The awards celebrate businesses who have demonstrated excellence in the...

Serious collision on Monaghan’s N2

Monaghan's N2 at Broomfield is closed following a serious collision.It's believed two vechicles were involved.It'sexpected that the road will be closed late into tonight.  Diversions...

New Crime Prevention Officer for the local area

The local region has been appointed a new Crime Prevention Officer.Mick Duffy has been newly assigned to the role across Cavan and Monaghan after...

Latest Death Notices

Dessie Gumley

Dessie Gumley Drumliffe, Redhills & formerly Drumalee, Cavan. Thursday, August 13th. Peacefully at Cavan General Hospital, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of...

Shane O’Rourke

Shane O'Rourke, Pullareagh, Kilnaleck, Co. Cavan, passed away peacefully at home in the care of his loving family on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020. Beloved...

Patrick (Packie) McGeough,

Patrick (Packie) McGeough, Killnageer, Emyvale, Co. Monaghan, Wednesday, 12th August, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Dearly loved husband of Bernadette (nee Courtney),...