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Garda killer’s remains still missing six months on

The remains of Adrian Crevan Mackin, the man who murdered Garda Tony Golden in Omeath on October 11th 2015 before turning the gun on himself, are still missing. That’s according

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Tara Erraught returns home for special concert on January 28th

Ravensdale singing sensation Tara Erraught will return to Co Louth for a very special concert in Drogheda on Saturday 28th January. Tara is a major star in the opera world

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Damian Clark and Ryan Cullen to feature at Juicebox Comedy event this Friday

The first Juicebox Comedy event of the New Year takes place in The Spirit Store this Friday. On the bill this month is Damian Clark, Ryan Cullen, Andrew Dorman and

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Movement Medicine Classes get underway in Dundalk this Tuesday

Movement Medicine Classes for spring begin this Tueday night in Dun Dealgan Athletic Club in Seatown. Movement Medicine is a meditation practice which invites us to connect to our bodies

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Dundalk considered as possible base to invade Northern Ireland in 1986

Newly declassified records have revealed that the Defence Forces drafted plans to invade Northern Ireland in 1986 in the event of the Anglo-Irish Agreement failing and the British pulling out.

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Therapy? announce Spirit Store show this April

Northern Irish alternative metal band Therapy? have announced a gig at The Spirit Store in Dundalk on Thursday April 27th. Therapy?, made up of Neil Cooper, Andy Cairns and Michael

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Roadworks leading to lengthy delays on Carrick Road in Dundalk

AA Roadwatch are reporting long traffic delays on the Carrick Road in Dundalk this morning due to roadworks. The problem is most apparent outside the Louth Civil Defence Centre and

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Gardaí investigating suspected arson attack on Oakland Park house

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating a suspected arson attack on a house in the town overnight. The incident occurred at Oakland Park around 8.40pm with Dundalk Fire Service spending around

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Directional arrows installed on Dublin Road cycle lanes

Directional arrows have been placed on cycle lanes on the Dublin Road. This follows fears from local residents that an accident was going to happen as a result of cyclists

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Adams briefs Louth party activists on Northern crisis

Local Sinn Féin TD Gerry Adams and party colleague Imelda Munster briefed a special meeting of the Louth constituency organisation on Thursday evening in Dundalk. The previous day he and

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Virgin Media coming to Dundalk later this year

Virgin Media will be available in Dundalk in the coming months. The firm, who formerly traded as UPC, are currently carrying out various works around the town at present, including

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Sinn Féin dismiss speculation that Gerry Adams is to return to politics in the North

Sinn Féin have dismissed speculation that local TD Gerry Adams will replace Martin McGuinness as the party’s leader in the North following the deputy first minister’s resignation earlier this week.

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Louth Fine Gael to host public meeting on Brexit next Thursday

Fine Gael will host a public meeting focusing on Ireland’s response to Brexit in Drogheda next week. The meeting, titled ‘Brexit: Our Response’, will take place at the Boyne Valley

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Meditation Classes back by popular demand

During 2016, 90 people participated in meditation classes held at Dundalk Yoga Collective. Commencing on Monday a new six-week programme will begin at 8.15pm with morning classes taking place from Tuesday at 9.20am. Both classes

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Operation Transformation’s Yvonne Keenan-Ross to attend Dundalk parkrun this Saturday

Local Operation Transformation leader Yvonne Keenan-Ross will be attending the Dundalk parkrun event at Dundalk IT this Saturday. Yvonne, who runs Liberty Café in Carlingford, got off to a dream