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Dundalk house prices up by more than €20,000 in last six months

The average price of a house in Dundalk grew by 0.7% in October and is now more than €20,600 dearer than it was just six months ago. The latest Residential

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Gardaí treating Muirhevnamor fire at the weekend as attempted murder

Gardaí are treating a fire which broke out at a house in Muirhevnamor at the weekend as attempted murder. On Saturday night around 10.50pm a 65-year-old man residing at Drive

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Local hospital patients the least satisfied in the country with their experience

Local hospital patients are the least satisfied in the country. That’s according to the outcome of the first National Patient Experience Survey, which was released yesterday. The survey found that

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Dundalk Grammar School face play-off game to qualify for opening round of Fr Godfrey Cup

Dundalk Grammar School must overcome Salesian College if they wish to take their place in the first round of the Bank of Ireland Fr Godfrey Cup. The draw for the

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Dundalk FC’s Darren Crawley named Press Officer of the Year for a third time

Dundalk FC Media Officer Darren Crawley last night won the Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland’s Press Officer of the Year award. This is the third time that Darren has won

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Motorist caught without tax or insurance on outskirts of Dundalk

One local motorist had an afternoon to forget yesterday when they were pulled in by Gardaí close to Major’s Hollow Roundabout at Ballymascanlon, just off the M1 motorway. The driver

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Dundalk’s Kenny and Rogers vying for third wins at SWAI awards

Dundalk FC manager Stephen Kenny has once again been nominated for the Soccer Writers’ Association Personality of the Year award. A winner in 2014 and last January, Kenny will be

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Colorcode Hairdressing relocates to Neighbourhood Shopping Centre

Colorcode Hairdressing has relocated to the Neighbourhood Shopping Centre on Hoey’s Lane in Dundalk. Formerly based at the Adelphi, the business run by Clare Dowdall and Jenny McDonald, opened in

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Fitzpatrick hits out at insurance industry and calls for Government intervention

Local TD Peter Fitzpatrck has hit out at the insurance industry in Ireland and called on the Government to intervene to help the leisure industry in particular. The Fine Gael

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RTÉ investigation shows drink-drive case in Dundalk was adjourned 35 times over five years

One drink-driving case in Dundalk was adjourned 35 times over the course of five years before being concluded. That’s according to a new investigation by RTÉ, which will air on

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Further jobs could be at risk at Teva Pharmaceuticals in Dundalk

Further jobs could be at risked at Teva Pharmaceuticals in Dundalk. In March the Israeli drugmaker announced they would be closing their laboratory at the Xerox Technology Park next year

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Louth County Council’s gritters to begin treating roads from 4pm today

Louth County Council’s entire gritting team will be out treating all published routes from 4pm this afternoon. The crews will be on the road from 4pm and again at midnight.

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Marshes Shopping Centre one of seven assets refinanced by owners Kennedy Wilson

The Marshes Shopping Centre was one of seven Irish assets which have been refinanced by US real estate giant Kennedy Wilson. The company has just completed a €284 million deal

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Dublin Meat Company’s expansion to Dundalk a ‘work in progress’

The Dublin Meat Company could be set to expand into Dundalk in the New Year. The butchers, who sell “premium Irish meat at wholesale prices”, are well known for their

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Seven new social houses given the go ahead in Saltown

The go ahead has been given for seven new homes in Saltown. North & East Housing Association CLG have been granted conditional planning permission by Louth County Council for the