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People in Louth watch the second most porn in the country

People in Louth watch the second most porn in the country per capita. That’s according to new data from Pornhub, one of the world’s biggest adult sites, which found that

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Candlelit gathering in honour of Mark Duffy to be held in Blackrock this St Patrick’s Day

A short candlelit gathering will take place at the Sundial in Blackrock at 8pm on St Patrick’s Day to give the local community an opportunity to show its solidarity and

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Reports of ‘savage’ dog attack in Blackrock played down

Locals in Blackrock have played down reports of a “savage” dog attack in the village last Thursday. According to reports in a local newspaper at the weekend a large dog

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Search resumes for Rescue 116 crew including local pilot Mark Duffy

The search for the remaining crew of the Irish Coast Guard helicopter which went down off the coast of Co Mayo in the early hours of yesterday morning is resuming

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Local man missing following Irish Coast Guard crash named

The local man missing following the disappearance of an Irish Coast Guard helicopter off the coast of Co Mayo this morning has been named. Mark Duffy, from Blackrock, was one

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More than one in 10 mortgages in Louth in arrears

More than one in 10 mortgage holders in Louth are in arrears. That’s according to the latest research from the Central Bank which found that 11% of mortgages in the

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Dundalk filmmaker highlighted Tuam mother and baby scandal three years ago

The Tuam mother and baby scandal might be one of the country’s major talking points right now but a Dundalk filmmaker was amongst those who highlighted the issue almost three

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Local man amongst those feared missing as Irish Coast Guard helicopter disappears off Mayo coast

A local man is amongst those believed to be missing after an Irish Coast Guard helicopter disappeared off the coast of Mayo this morning. A crew of four were on

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Minister Simon Coveney to visit Dundalk tomorrow for student consultation

Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government Simon Coveney will be in Dundalk tomorrow morning for an audience with students at Dundalk IT. The student consultation event will discuss

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Residents express concern over plans for new homes in Lennonstown

Local residents have raised concerns over proposals to build four new houses in Lennonstown Crescent in Lennonstown Manor, off the Red Barns Road. While the estate has been built for

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Adams insists united Ireland is achievable

Local TD Gerry Adams has insisted that a united Ireland is achievable in the wake of the recent Northern Ireland election results. However, the Sinn Féin president said nationalists still

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Dundalk woman behind push to save RTÉ Longwave 252

A woman who is originally from Dundalk is one of the key players in a bid to prevent RTÉ from closing their Longwave 252 service, which allows people in the

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Doyle encourages council to speed up process of taking in charge of estates

Local councillor Maria Doyle has called on Louth County Council to speed up the process of taking in charge of estates. Speaking at last night’s meeting of the Dundalk Municipal

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Jim Corr shows his generous side by offering up meal for two in support of homelessness in Dundalk

Local musician Jim Corr has shown his generous side by offering to take two people to dinner in aid of the Dundalk Simon Community. In order to win a dinner

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First of hospital protests to begin in Dundalk today

The People Before Profit Alliance are to begin weekly protests outside the Louth County Hospital from today to campaign for the restoration of services at the hospital. The first protest