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Adams seeks injunction forcing BBC to remove controversial Spotlight programme from its website

Local TD Gerry Adams has launched a court case against the BBC to force it to remove a Spotlight programme from its website which he feels defamed him. According to

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Louth Ladies have chance to book semi-final spot when they take on Longford on Tuesday

Louth Ladies will take on Longford in the second round of the TG4 Leinster Intermediate Championship at the Kenagh GAA ground in Longford on Tuesday. The game, which has a

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Local MEP McGuinness declares her support for Simon Coveney in Fine Gael leadership contest

Local Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness declared her support for Simon Coveney as the next party leader at the weekend. The Ardee woman said the current Minister for Housing had shown

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Brennan family reunited with their father’s prestigious GAA medal collection

A local family were yesterday reunited with their father and grandfather’s prestigious medal collection, which includes two All-Ireland medals won with Louth in 1910 and 1912. Earlier this month it

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Local woman wins new Nissan Micra while collecting race entry for VHI Women’s Mini Marathon in Dundalk

Hundreds of women descended upon Elvery’s Intersport at Dundalk Retail Park yesterday morning to collect their race packs for next week’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon. One of the race participants

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Eskay’s Bistro capture footage of man stealing mobile phone on CCTV

A man who took a local mobile phone from a local bistro has had a video of the incident shared with thousands on social media. Eskay’s Bistro in Park Street

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New president expected to be appointed at Dundalk IT this August

A new president is expected to be appointed at Dundalk IT by this August. That’s according to Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton. Responding to a parliamentary question from

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Dundalk rugby star Tadgh McElroy on verge of move to Saracens

Dundalk rugby star Tadgh McElroy is on the verge of a move to Aviva Premiership and European Champions Cup winners Saracens. The 19-year-old was due to fly out yesterday with

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Contents from Edward Haughey’s London home sell for over €5 million

Contents from the London home of the late businessman Edward Haughey sold for £4.35 million (€5.03 million) at an auction in Sotheby’s earlier this week. The sale included over 500

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Duffy and McMillan on target as Dundalk beat Pat’s

Goals from Michael Duffy and David McMillan saw Dundalk run out 2-0 winners over St Patrick’s Athletic in Richmond Park in Dublin last night. Duffy gave Stephen Kenny’s side the

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Killin Park House hits the market for €680,000

A period home dating back to the 1800s has gone on the market on the outskirts of Dundalk. Killin Park House is a three storey Georgian country house set amidst

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Breathnach insists discussions will take place soon on future of Narrow Water Bridge project

Local TD Declan Breathnach insists that discussion will take shortly on what the next step is in relation to the Narrow Water Bridge. The proposed bridge, which was proposed to

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Dundalk student wins top prize in Texaco Children’s Art Competition

A Dundalk student has been presented with a top award in this year’s 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Pictured is Nathan Morgan (17) from St Brigid’s Special School in Ard Easmuinn. He picked

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Local man suing Facebook over post claiming he was “Dundalk’s biggest heroin dealer”

A local man has taken legal action against Facebook, claiming he was defamed in a post calling him “the biggest heroin dealer in Dundalk and beyond”. Paul McArdle, from Medebawn

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Free bingo this Saturday at Let’s Bingo

You will have the chance to avail of free bingo this Saturday night at Let’s Bingo on the Racecourse Road. Dundalk’s only bingo hall is offering everyone the chance to