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Econ Fuels fined by Revenue Commissioners for failure to hold current oil licence

Econ Fuels Ltd have been fined €7,500 by the Revenue Commissioners for their failure to hold a current oil licence. The company, who are based at Faughart Lower just off

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Last night in Earl Street

  Orna Doohan reports that there was a major fight on Earl Street last night. Apparently the incident occurred around 2am or 3am and involved around eight people. Is fighting

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4×4 owners warned about thefts

  Owners of jeeps and 4x4s are being warned that a gang is currently operating in the Louth area at present, stealing catalytic converters from the vehicles for their plutonium

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500 tonnes of diesel waste dumped in North Louth

More than 500 tonnes of hazardous waste was dumped at a quarry in north Louth following an illegal diesel washing operation, according to RTÉ. The amount of toxic sludge discovered

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Dumping in Doolargy Avenue

Councillor Oliver Morgan has been raising the issue of dumping in Muirhevnamor a lot recently and to give people an insight into the conditions that people in the area are

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Burglaries on the rise in Louth

A new AA survey has found that Louth is one of the counties that has been hit hardest by an increase in burglaries over the past eight years. The survey

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Toilets now locked in library because of disused needles being left there

We noticed this post on Facebook recently. We’ve left out the name of the person who posted it but the content is nonetheless worrying. It is reported that toilets in

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Local petrol station owners sign up to fuel-testing scheme to cut down on illegal fuel trade

Forecourt owners in Co Louth are signing up to a voluntary independent fuel-testing scheme in order to cut down on the illegal fuel trade in the area. According to The

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Senior Sinn Féin official claims he knows who killed Garda Adrian Donohoe

A senior Sinn Féin official has claimed that a notorious republican family were part of the criminal gang behind the killing of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe in Lordship last January.

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Toyota Landcruiser stolen from Mountpleasant

A black Toyota Landcruiser SWB GX Commercial has been been reported stolen in the Mountpleasant area of Dundalk. The vehicle – registration plate 07 LH 225 – was stoeln from

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Meanwhile, in Muirhevnamor

  LMFM are reporting that a man posing as a Garda tried to gain entry to a house in Muirhevnamor today. Gardaí have issued a warning urging people to be

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Lithuanian authorities fail in final bid to have Campbell extradited

Lithuanian authorities have failed in a final bid to have local republic Liam Campbell extradited to face weapons smuggling charges. Lawyers for the Baltic state wanted the UK’s highest court

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Cat put down after being scalded with boiling water in Dundalk

A cat has had to be put down after being scalded with boiling water in one of the worst animal cruelty cases ever seen by the Louth ISPCA. The feline’s

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Dromad Garda Station to have hours cut

The opening hours of Dromad Garda Station are set to be cut. Despite its relatively small size, the station close to the Carrickdale Hotel was one of the busiest in

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Man’s face slashed in Dundalk

A man had his face slashed in an incident at Williamson’s Place in Dundalk this morning. His injuries are not life-threatening but he was hospitalised for treatment. Gardaí are investigating