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Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny amongst 350 participants in Cross Cooley Challenge

Dundalk FC manager Stephen Kenny and his assistant Vinny Perth were amongst those who took part in the Cross Cooley Challenge on Saturday. Just hours after their side had beaten

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Dundalk Sub Aqua Club continue to assist in search operation for missing Rescue 116 crew members

The Dundalk Sub Aqua Club were in Co Mayo once again last weekend as the search for Rescue 116 winchmen Ciaran Smith and Paul Ormsby continued. The two Dublin men

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Big turn out for Cycle Against Suicide events in Dundalk

There was a great turnout in Dundalk yesterday as the Cycle Against Suicide event arrived in town on the first leg of the event. Riders set out from Swords on

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New data claims just 24 houses excluding one-offs were built in Co Louth last year

The number of new houses built in Co Louth last year may be much less than the Government previously estimated, according to new figures from the Building Control Management System.

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Dundalk man Brendan Ogle suing RTÉ for defamation

Dundalk man Brendan Ogle is reportedly suing RTÉ over a report that his trade union secured a social housing exemption for its former Dublin headquarters on the day after he

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Gardaí investigating theft of spirits from Dundalk pub

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information following the theft of alcohol from Parkes Bar in Dundalk last night/early this morning. A male entered the premises shortly after 11.30pm with

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Education Minister performs sod turning at new €16 million school in Dundalk

Minister for Education Richard Bruton was in Dundalk this morning for a sod turning ceremony at the new €16 million Coláiste Chú Chulainn secondary school being built at the Marshes.

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Large quantity of tyres illegally dumped in Faughart

A large number of tyres have been illegally dumped in north Louth. The used tyres were located at the entrance to a field of privately owned land at the L7100,

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Dundalk company Diaceutics signs multi-million euro deal with US-based BioReference

Dundalk company Diaceutics has signed a five-year multi-million-euro deal with US-based BioReference Laboratories. The exclusive partnership will see Diaceutics acquire real-time data from BioReference that will help pharmaceutical companies roll

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Blackstone Motors pull the plug on proposed move to Dundalk

Drogheda-based Renault dealer Blackstone Motors are understood to have pulled the plug on a proposed move to Dundalk. The company, who also sell the Dacia range of vehicles, announced last

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Woman airlifted to hospital following two car collision on Dundalk to Carrickmacross Road

A woman was airlifted to hospital yesterday afternoon following a two car collision on the Dundalk to Carrickmacross Road. The incident occurred around 2.20pm near Cluskey’s Pub at Little Ash,

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Talk of the Town TV discusses Record Store Day with Classified Records

Today is Record Store Day with Classified Records in the Demesne amongst the independent outlets taking part. Talk of the Town TV caught up with Classified Records owner Neil Waters

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Carlingford accommodation provider receives five star rating from Fáilte Ireland

A local accommodation provider has recently received a five star rating from Fáilte Ireland. The honour for Carlingford Accommodation makes them one of only five companies in Ireland has has

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Retirement function for former Louth TD Seamus Kirk

A retirement function for former Louth TD Seamus Kirk will take place in his home village of Knockbridge next month. The event at Knockbridge Community Centre on Friday May 5th

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IDA Ireland seeking to construct viewing platform at Mullagharlin

IDA Ireland have applied to Louth County Council for planning permission to construct a viewing platform at their facility at Mullagharlin. According to the application “the viewing platform will be