Coroner confirms worrying Covid news for Mayo

The number of Covid-19 related death reported to Mayo coroner Pat O’Connor this week rose by 20%. A total of fourteen people are understood to have died from the virus between Monday, January 18 and Monday, January 25. Two-thirds of...

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Woman seriously injured in house explosion

A 51-year old woman had to be airlifted to hospital following a suspected gas explosion at a house in North Mayo. Emergency services and gardaí were called to the home at Aghoose at around 9am on Sunday morning. It is...

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Ambitious plan unveiled to pitch North Mayo to the world

The international branding of North Mayo as the Salmon Tech Valley and the development of Ballina as Ireland’s market town...

Monday, 25/01/21 - 6:22am Read More

More snow coming to the west, warns Met Éireann

Large swathes of Mayo and the west of Ireland have woken to a dusting of snow this morning and Met...

Sunday, 24/01/21 - 8:32am Read More

‘A bad day for democracy’: Gagged Mayo councillors lash government over planning controversy

Castlebar councillors have hit out at being prevented from discussing contentious mast developments in their area at council meetings. A...

Sunday, 24/01/21 - 8:03am Read More

Scientist predicts pollution will destroy Mayo lake inside 20 years

The worsening condition of Lough Carra has been highlighted on the Eco Eye programme on RTÉ. Lough Carra is the largest...

Saturday, 23/01/21 - 3:39pm Read More

Charlestown bids farewell to a gentleman

Body discovered in East Mayo