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Gardaí in Dundalk will never get over murders of Adrian Donohoe and Tony Golden

Gardaí in Dundalk will never recover from the murders of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe and Garda Tony Golden, the Garda Representative Association was told yesterday. The group’s interim deputy general

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Close to 1,000 participants to take part in tonight’s DkIT Dundalk 10k

Close to 1,000 participants are expected to enter the DkIT Dundalk 10k event, which takes place this evening. This year’s race will take place tonight at 7pm with a warm-up being

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Louth Ladies 2017 Championship draws are made

The draw for the 2017 Louth Ladies Football Championships took place in the Geraldines clubrooms in Haggardstown last night. Reigning senior champions Stabannon, who beat the Geraldines on a 7-11

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New buffet restaurant opens its doors in Dundalk

A new restaurant opened its doors in Dundalk at the weekend. Kameo Buffet is located in the former Tasty China/Golden Dragon premises at 88 Clanbrassil Street, above Gino’s Diner. The

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McCrystal comes out on top in sprint finish in Summer Cycling League

Last Tuesday saw the commencement of Cuchulainn Cycling Club’s Mountain Bike League. This year’s league has secured sponsorship from bikefix.ie and 9th Wave Cycles. Round One was at Bellurgan’s custom off

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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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Louth book place in Leinster Minor Championship quarter-finals with extra-time win over Laois

The Louth minor side booked their place in the Leinster Minor Football Championship quarter-finals with a 2-11 to 0-15 extra-time victory over Laois at O’Moore Park on Saturday. Despite a

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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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Louth hurlers to face Armagh in Nicky Rackard Cup following defeat to Derry

Louth hurlers will face Armagh in Round 2B of the Nicky Rackard Cup next weekend. The date, time and venue for the game will be confirmed later today by the

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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,