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European Commission to take case over waste water treatment failures in 38 locations, including Dundalk

The European Commission is set to take a case against Ireland in the European Court of Justice over waste water treatment failures in 38 locations around the country, including Dundalk.

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Health service support staff at local hospitals vote for strike action

SIPTU members employed as health service support staff at both the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda have voted in favour of strike

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Vigil to take place at Louth County Hospital this Thursday

A vigil will take place at the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk this Thursday night at 7.30pm. The event is organised by Still Waiting, a group set up to highlight

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Protests for restoration of services to the Louth Hospital to begin next month

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

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Adams expresses “deep concern” at fact there are over 12,000 patients on waiting list in Louth

Local TD Gerry Adams has expressed his deep concern at the waiting list times for patients in Co Louth, with over 12,000 patients currently on the outpatient waiting list at

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Breathnach insists Louth patients are losing faith in waiting list system

Local TD Declan Breathnach says patients in Louth are angry and frustrated following revelations about hidden waiting lists within the health service. Following a Prime Time Investigates programme which aired

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Dundalk doctor Hazel Wallace set to release her first book ‘The Food Medic’

A Dundalk-born doctor who has become a huge hit on social media in recent years is set to release her first fitness and lifestyle book in the coming weeks. Hazel

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Dundalk teen shares inspirational story of how he lost 60 pound in just over three months

A local teenager has opened up about his incredible transformation three years ago which seen him lose 60 pound in just over three months. Korey Callan Bolton, now 18, has

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People Before Profit call for reopening of A&E in Louth County Hospital

The Louth People Before Profit Alliance group has called for the reopening of the accident and emergency department at the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk in order to “alleviate pressure

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Dundalk FC supporting The Mater Foundation’s 2017 Heart Appeal

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny and Dublin GAA manager Jim Gavin have helped The Mater Foundation launch their 2017 Heart Appeal to support cardiac testing. Dundalk FC players Sean Gannon and

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Women in Business Forum in Carlingford tomorrow in aid of Temple Street

The Four Seasons Hotel in Carlingford will host a special Women in Business Forum in aid of Temple Street Children’s Hospital this Thursday. Amongst the featured speakers lined up include

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Contractors criticised as live wire is left exposed in Dundalk estate overnight

Contractors working in Cox’s Demesne have been criticised for leaving a live wire exposed overnight. The potentially serious health and safety issue was highlighted to Talk of the Town by

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DkIT to lead €7.7 million EU research project in the fight against lung disease

The Smooth Muscle Research Centre (SMRC) at Dundalk Institute of Technology, together with partners at Queen’s University Belfast and University of the West of Scotland, has received combined funding of

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Dundalk FC send touching ‘get well soon’ message to supporter battling cancer

Dundalk FC showed their appreciation for one of their biggest supporters last night when sending a special get well soon message to one of its biggest supporters. Well-known Dundalk fan

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Local man to run Dune Half Marathon in aid of Irish Cancer Society

A local man has launched a fundraiser in aid of the Irish Cancer Society in honour of his late mum Pauline, who passed away last August. David Boyle, a member