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Public meeting taking place this evening aimed at improving Lough Sheelin water quality

A public meeting is being held this evening about water quality in Lough Sheelin.Lough Sheelin is one of 190 catchments throughout Ireland which have...

Concern over plans to accommodate asylum seekers in Leitrim

A Leitrim councillor is hitting out at plans to accommodate 100 asylum-seekers in the area.They're due to be housed in apartments in Ballinamore in...

IMO warns of continuing crisis in health sector

The crisis in the health system is only going to get worse according to the IMO.The group appeared before the Oireachtas Health Committee today...

87 houses added to local council housing stock last year

87 houses were acquired by Cavan and Monaghan Councils in 2018.Just under 4,000 homes were added to local authority housing stock across the country...

Calls for changes to proposed new CAP budget

A local TD has called for changes to proposals which would see a cut in the CAP budget for European farmers.Deputy Brendan Smith raised...

Border Communities Against Brexit say it’s important to keep pressure on Westminster

Border Communities Against Brexit will be staging protests across 38 border crossings this evening.Leaders in Brussels are hopeful that a Brexit deal can be...

Dispute breaks out between Cavan Fianna Fáil politicians over Facebook posts

A dispute has broken out between a Fianna Fáil Councillor and TD in CavanAt a recent Cavan County Council Meeting, Fianna Fáil Councillor Clifford...

Autism facility to be developed in St.Macartan’s College

It has been confirmed that there will be a special autism facility developed in St.Macartan's College.It has been announced that approval has been granted...

Cavan General Hospital in Black Escalation with highest patient numbers on trolleys in region

Cavan General Hospital is currently in Black Escalation as they record highest numbers of patients on trolleys in the Emergency Department in the region.The...

Minister Heather Humphreys leading trade mission to Japan

Local Minister Heather Humphreys is leading a trade delegation to Japan this week.More than 50 Irish companies are taking part in the trip, which...

Latest Death Notices

Maura Greenan (nee Greenan)

Maura Greenan (nee Greenan) 19 Boyher, Rockcorry, Co. Monaghan. Relict of the late John Greenan. Thursday, 17th October peacefully at Cavan General Hospital, in her 94th year. Remains...

Valerie McKenna (nee Barden, Mohill Co. Leitrim),

Valerie McKenna (nee Barden, Mohill Co. Leitrim), 2 Beechgrove Lawns, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan. October 16th 2019, suddenly at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital,...

Frances O’Donnell

Frances O'Donnell. Nottingham, England and formerly of Moan's Cross, Brookeborough, Co. Fermanagh. Funeral mass will be held in St. Joseph's Church, Cooneen at eleven o’clock...