A ‘soul-destroying’ disease that began with just one tick

By Paul O’Malley Ten years ago, Eddie Thornton from Knockmore was a very fit and active man in his late 30s, who loved to be busy and disliked being inside when there was work to be done. He proudly claims...

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Community Clean Up group sweeps up a national award

Ballina Community Clean Up has been named the winner of The Pride of Place Award for 2021. The volunteer group who have been working hard to enhance the cleanliness, biodiversity and heritage of Ballina were rewarded for their efforts as...

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West of Ireland native reaches the summit of Everest

A Castleconnor native has become the first Irish person to reach the summit of Mount Everest this season and the...

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Comment: It’s quite simple really – just let the children play

By Paul O’Malley It is a tale as old as time, yet the story somehow only broke about a month...

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Gardaí carry out operation in relation to alleged assault in Ballina

Gardaí attached to Ballina Garda Station carried out an operation this morning related to an alleged assault that took place...

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People of Mayo asked to nominate their community’s ‘Unsung Hero’

MACE has once again teamed up with Ireland out-half Johnny Sexton to offer people in Mayo the opportunity to share...

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