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Yellow wind warning in place until 9am, as 200 Cavan homes without power

A yellow wind warning remains in place until later this morning with over 200 homes without power in west Cavan. ESB Powercheck estimates 217...

Family evicted from their home in Strokestown move back in

Shannonside Northern Sound has confirmed that two members of a family who were removed from their home in Strokestown last week as part of...

Calls for Government to do more to improve phone coverage in Cavan and Monaghan

A local Senator has called on the government to "make it clear" to mobile phone providers that they need to make improvements to coverage...

Call for public to use Monaghan’s Minor Injury Unit

The public's being urged to use the Minor Injuries Unit at Monaghan Hospital.The unit opened after the closure of the Emergency Department in 2009...

Voting for Secretary General at INTO closes, as two Monaghan women hoping for election

Voting closes for the new Secretary General of the INTO union today, with two women from Monaghan hoping for the job. Alison Gilliland, who's...

Local councillor says theft of ATM has taken the life from Ballybay

A local councillor says the theft of an ATM machine in Ballybay has destroyed a building, businesses and life in the town. Fianna Fail...

Report of 100 new border crossings dismissed

A retired brigadier general has dismissed reports of there being significantly more border crossings than previously thought.According to the Sunday Independent, a new mapping...

Defeat of motion to reject amalgamation of west Cavan schools branded a disappointment

The defeat of a motion calling for the dropping of plans to amalgamate two west Cavan schools has been branded a disappointment.Cavan County Council...

New Peace Campus in Monaghan town will be a boost for the county and...

The new Peace Campus planned for Monaghan town will be a boost for the county and an asset for the area. €9.5 million in...

73 houses in Monaghan get planning go-ahead

Monaghan County Council has granted planning permission for 73 houses near Monaghan town.In July, Moffett Investment Holdings applied to build 33 three, four and...

Latest Death Notices

Sarah Beattie

Sarah Beattie, St. Macartans Nursing Home, Clogher, Co. Tyrone and late of Carrickfergus. Tuesday, December, 18th peacefully.Funeral leaving her son, Jim Beattie’s home,...

Noel Good

Noel Good. Ballyhugh, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan. Monday, December, 17th peacefully in the loving care of the management and staff at Lough Erril Private Nursing Home, Mohill,...

Pauline Butler (nee Mc’Cusker)

Pauline Butler (nee Mc’Cusker), 96 Main Street, Maguiresbridge, Co. Fermanagh. Monday, December 17th, peacefully at home in care of her family.Beloved wife...