Ballina fire sees traffic diverted

A fire broke out above McKane’s Pharmacy on O’Rahilly Street in Ballina’s town centre shortly after 1pm today. Firefighters and Gardaí are attending the scene. Workers in the buildings next door to the premises were evacuated and pedestrians told to...

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Funeral arrangements announced for Brendan Kilduff

The funeral of Brendan Kilduff will take place this Saturday at The Church of Saint John The Baptist, Knock.  Mr Kildufff died tragically on Tuesday night when he was shot while visiting an elderly friend in Coogue, Aghamore, about three...

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Ballyhaunis farmers agree to let sheep into meat plant

Protestors outside Dawn Meats in Ballyhaunis last night agreed to allow sheep into the factory, although they assure no cattle...

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Local Link bus a ‘lifeline’ for Ballycroy

Perhaps remembered as the location of the 1982 film The Ballroom of Romance or as the home of the Wild...

Thursday, 19/09/19 - 10:53am Read More

Elderly man released without charge following fatal shooting

A man in his 80s who was arrested after a fatal shooting at Coogue, Aughamore, near Ballyhaunis has been released...

Thursday, 19/09/19 - 8:42am Read More

Mayo farmers are split by agreement reached in beef negotiations

Farmers protesting outside Dawn Meats in Ballyhaunis have said they are not happy with the proposed deal reached by industry...

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