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Owner of gutted Haggardstown premises wants to rebuild building destroyed by fire

The owner of a local premises that suffered extensive fire damage in March is looking to rebuild the building. The GT Recovery compound on the Marlbog Road in Haggardstown was

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Man killed in Swords attack studied in Dundalk

The man who passed away on Monday after a violent attack outside The Wright Venue nightclub in Swords, Co Dublin, in the early hours of Sunday morning was a former

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Local reps urge public not to start gorse fires

Two local representatives have urged the public not to start gorse fires after a blaze in the North Louth area at the weekend. At this time of year farmers often

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Gardaí seek public’s help in identifying two men suspected of criminal damage

Gardaí in Dundalk are anxious to speak to two men in relation to criminal damage caused to Riva Restaurant in Earl Street last month. The two men were captured on

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Dundalk Fire Service deal with four separate incidents overnight

Dundalk Fire Service were called to deal with four separate incidents in the town overnight. They battled a gorse fire in Jenkinstown, as well as two separate grass fires in

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Former Louth Village resident sentenced to life in prison for murdering his former partner

A 36-year-old man who used to live in Louth Village has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his former partner almost five years ago. Vesel Jahiri,

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Reward offered after two dogs are stolen from home in Churchtown

An Ardee homeowner is offering a “large reward” for information after two dogs were stolen from her home last week. The incident at Tullykeel in Churchtown last Thursday saw the

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Motorist clocked doing almost double the speed limit in Dundalk

A motorist was clocked doing almost double the speed limit on a local road by the Gardaí this morning. The driver of a red Volkswagen Caddy van was recorded travelling

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Three grass fires in Dundalk overnight may have been started maliciously

Dundalk Fire Service were called to three separate grass fires in the town last night. Gardaí are investigating the incidents, which according to LMFM News, were all “started maliciously”. The

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Teenage girl injured in assault in Dundalk

A teenage girl suffered a series of injuries following an assault in Dundalk in the early hours of yesterday morning. The incident occurred around 2.30am on the Ramparts on Monday

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Household waste set alight in Dundalk housing estate

Two quantities of household waste and rubbish were set alight in a local housing estate within the space of 24 hours of each other over the last two nights. The

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Gardai involved in high speed chase in Dundalk

Gardai were involved in a high speed chase of a suspect through parts of Dundalk and Blackrock last night. The incident occurred shortly after 11.30pm when several squad cars began

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Gardaí investigating alleged kidnapping in Dundalk

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating reports of a kidnapping in the town last night. The alleged incident is understood to have taken place in the car park of the Tesco

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45 new Garda recruits stationed in Louth since 2014

More than 5% of all new Garda recruits since 2014 have been stationed in Co Louth, new figures have revealed. In total 839 new Gardaí have graduated since recruitment resumed

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Traffic lights on Inner Relief Road out of action following crash at Quay Street junction

Local motorists are advised that the traffic lights on the Inner Relief Road at its junction with Quay Street are out of action at present. The lights were damaged following