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Dundalk Dog Rescue to host fundraising open mic night in The Spirit Store this Thursday

Dundalk Dog Rescue are hosting their first ever Open Mic night this Thursday night at 9pm in The Spirit Store There will be plenty of local talent performing on the

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Just 10 ghost estates remain in Co Louth

There are just 10 ghost estates left in Co Louth, according to new figures from the Department of Housing. This is a fall from the 104 that were accounted for

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Person hospitalised following house fire in Anne Street

One person has been taken to hospital following a fire at a house in Anne Street this morning. The blaze broke out shortly after 7am with two units of the

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Appeal issued regarding assault on Garda in Dundalk on St Patrick’s Day

An appeal has been issued for witnesses to an assault on a garda sergeant in Dundalk on St Patrick’s Day. The assault took place on Park Street in the early hours

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Fund in memory of Ciaran Casey aims to raise funds for Beaumont Hospital

A fund has been set up in memory of the late Ciaran Casey in order to raise money for Richmond ICU in the Beaumont Hospital in Dublin, where he received

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Andrew Stanley to appear at Juicebox Comedy Club in The Spirit Store this Friday

One of Ireland’s most successful comedians, Andrew Stanley, is appearing at Juicebox Comedy Club at The Spirit Store this Friday with a host of other exciting acts. Andrew is resident

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Gardaí investigating attempted robbery

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating an attempted robbery of a woman as she walked towards the town centre last Wednesday March 15th. The woman was walking under the railway bridge

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Oak Gym offering cash incentives to lose weight for the summer

Local gym Oak Gym are offering people a €1,000 cash incentive to lose weight ahead of this summer. If you ever needed a bit of extra motivation to shift a

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Breathnach expresses condolences on the passing of Martin McGuinness

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Cross Border Co-Operation Declan Breathnach TD has expressed his condolences on the passing of former Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland Martin McGuinness. Deputy Breathnach said:

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Books of condelence open in Louth for Martin McGuinness

Books of condelence in memory of former Sinn Féin deputy leader Martin McGuinness have opened in the party’s offices in Dundalk and Drogheda. In a statement on the party website,

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Local singer Tara Erraught performs Irish classic Gortnamona for the BBC

Local mezzo soprano and opera singer Tara Erraught teamed up with pianist James Baillieu on St Patrick’s Day to perform a live version of the poginant Irish song Gortnamona by

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Air Accident Investigation Unit think Rescue 116 may have crashed into Blackrock

It is likely that the Irish Coast Guard’s Rescue 116 helicopter crashed into Blackrock, off the Co Mayo coast in the early hours of last Tuesday morning, the Air Accident

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Eleanor McEvoy to perform at Dundalk Gaol this Saturday

The Oriel Centre at Dundalk Gaol welcomes one of Ireland’s most accomplished contemporary singer/songwriters Eleanor McEvoy to its stage this Saturday. Best known for her songs Sophie, Harbour, The Secret of

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Yore hits out at council’s junket to New York for St Patrick’s Day

Local independent councillor Maeve Yore has hit out at the amount of money spent on sending representatives from Louth County Council to New York for the St Patrick’s Day festivities

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Gerry Adams pays tribute to the late Martin McGuinness

Local TD and Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has paid tribute to former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, who has passed away during the night following a short illness. Commenting