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PODCAST: Castleblaney native launches mindfulness toy ahead of Christmas

Castleblaney native Julieanne Reel has created a toy with a difference just in time for Christmas.Julieanne has been working with children for the past...

HEAR MORE: Scotstown GAC member Bernie Sherry on the “Make your Céili” initiative

Scotstown GAC has launched its "Make your Céili", an initiative aimed at encouraging people to visit a neighbour who may be lonely or suffering...

PODCAST: Dundalk film-maker Aislinn Clarke on her Academy Gold Fellowship for Women Award

Dundalk native and film-maker Aislinn Clarke was recently named as the winner of the second Academy Gold Fellowship for Women.The prize is awarded by...

HEAR MORE: St.Mary’s NS Threemilehouse celebrate Golden Jubilee

St. Mary's National School in Threemilehouse are celebrating their Golden Jubilee this weekend.The school, which is described by staff as the centre of the...

BREXIT LATEST: Irish Examiner’s Fiachra Ó’Cionnaith on the new EU/UK deal

The European Union and UK have reached a new Brexit agreement but it's uncertain as to whether or not it'll pass through the House...

PODCAST: Fundraiser for Epilepsy Ireland taking place in Monaghan

A fundraiser in aid of Epilepsy Ireland is taking place in Monaghan today (Thursday 17 Oct).Monaghan man Fergal McMahon decided to raise money for...

PODCAST: US approval a boost for Kepak’s Ballybay plant

Ballybay could see a jobs boost after the US Department of Agriculture allowed Kepak to export beef burger patties to the country.The approval was...

PODCAST: Beef Plan group disappointed at exclusion from Agriculture Committee

The Beef Plan Group has said it's disappointed that it was denied access to the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee recently.The meeting was discussing ongoing work...

LISTEN BACK: The Wider View live from Ireland’s Tidiest Town

Glaslough was crowned Ireland's Tidiest Town in Dublin on Monday.Celebrations are continuing in the small Monaghan village, with Glaslough last winning back in 1978.The...

Podcast: Volunteers needed for Leisure Buddies Initiative

Leisure Buddies is a new initiative which supports adults with a disability to access social supports outside the traditional 9-5 day service hours.The aim...

Latest Death Notices

Mary Clarke

Mary Clarke Gortmore North, Smithboro Co. Monaghan, and Formally Castlebar Co. Mayo. Saturday 16th November, peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving, caring family. Mary...

Billy Allister

Billy Allister Feragh, Dunraymond, Monaghan, Co. Monaghan, November 16th 2019, peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Sadly missed by his brothers Frank, Joe and Noel. Sisters...

Mona Winterson (nee McBrien)

Mona Winterson (nee McBrien) Derrybrick, Derrylin, Co Fermanagh BT92 9EN, Friday 15th November, unexpectedly. Widow of Austin and dear mother of Marie and Stacie, Grandmother of Eleanor....