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Woman evacuated from home after shed fire in Muirhevnamor

A woman had to be evacuated from her home in Muirhevnamor last night after a shed to the rear of the property caught fire. Two units of Dundalk Fire Service

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Gardaí seek information on assault and robbery in O’Hanlon Park

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information on an assault and robbery which occurred in a local housing estate last Wednesday. A young man was walking home with a friend

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Former Louth GAA captain Paddy Keenan has car stolen in Dundalk

Former Louth GAA captain Paddy Keenan managed to recover a car that was stolen from him last night. The Mazda MX5 convertible went missing yesterday with the 2010 All Star,

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Gardaí cordon off area of Clanbrassil Street and Market Street following assault

Gardaí in Dundalk have cordoned off an area of Clanbrassil Street and the Market Square in the town. The area at the corner of Eoin’s Bar has been closed off to

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Fire Service battle blaze at Great Northern Distillery

Dundalk Fire Service were called to a fire at The Great Northern Distillery in Dundalk this afternoon. The incident occurred at around 2pm and took around three and a half

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Ladywell Terrace neighbours have gardening equipment stolen

Two neighbours had a lawnmower and strimmer stolen from them in the Ladywell Terrace area of the Dublin Road on Sunday. One of the men discovered his Flymo lawnmower missing

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Cycling group issue appeal for information on bikes stolen from local hotel worth over €10,000

A group of cyclists who competed in a charity cycle at the weekend have made an appeal for information after seven bikes, with an estimated value of over €10,000, were

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Gardaí investigating possible arson attack on Hoey’s Lane

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating a possible arson attack on a vehicle in the Hoey’s Lane area overnight. Dundalk Fire Service were called to the scene of a Ford Transit

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Gardaí investigating break-in at Fitzpatrick’s Bar and Restaurant

Gardaí are investigating a break-in to Fitzpatrick’s Bar and Restaurant at Rockmarshall in the early hours of this morning. A side door to the pub was broken open at around

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Arrests made following Garda drugs operation in Dundalk, Castlebar and Nenagh

Gardaí were involved in an operation yesterday in Dundalk, Castlebar and Nenagh, which led to a seizure of cannabis plants said to be worth €200,000. Four men were arrested in

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St Nicholas’ Avenue Residents’ Association hit out at “scumbag” who stole plants from estate

A local residents’ association has hit out at those responsible for stealing plants from flower beds it planted in the estate just a week ago. The St Nicholas’ Avenue Residents’

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€100,000 reward offered in US for information on chief suspect in Adrian Donohoe murder

Gardaí investigating the murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe are seeking the assistance of the Irish community in New York to bolster their case against their lead suspect who lived

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Louth motorists have the second lowest number of penalty points in the country

Louth motorists have the second lowest level of penalty points in the country. New figures from the Road Safety Authority show that 16% of motorists in the Wee County have

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Missing teenager returns home safe and well

A girl who was reported missing from Dundalk yesterday returned home safe and sound late last night. Family and friends of Anna McCague became concerned for her welfare after she

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Louth County Council allocated €23,000 to tackle litter and graffiti

Louth County Council has been allocated €23,000 to combat the litter and graffiti in the county. The funding was announced yesterday by Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis