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Taxi driver threatened with having his cut throat in Dundalk at the weekend

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information after a taxi driver was threatened with having his throat cut in the town centre at the weekend. The male driver, aged 65,

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Man recovering after suffering serious burns following fuel blast at his home

A local man suffered serious burns after a fuel blast at his north Louth home last week. The incident occurred at the man’s home in Rathcor on Tuesday night. It

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Two Dundalk men escape jail for illegal selling of cigarettes

Two Dundalk men escaped jail time after being found to have been selling illegal cigarattes by the Revenue Commissioners. John Hoey from 26 Hazelwood Avenue, Bay Estate, Dundalk was given

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Sum of money found in Blackrock

Gardaí in Blackrock are looking to trace the owner of a sum of money that was found in the village on Sunday. The cash was found at Chapel Pass on Saturday

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Gardaí appeal for information after man exposes himself to teenage girl on St Alphonsus Road

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information after a man exposed himself to a teenage girl in the town recently. The incident occurred on the St Alphonsus Road on Friday

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Help sought in locating missing Arklow girl who frequents Dundalk

Gardaí in Arklow are seeking the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of a 17-year-old girl who is known to frequent the Dundalk area. Lauren Brennan, also known as Lauren

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Louth Adventures’ new boat broken into in Carlingford at the weekend

One of Louth Adventures’ boats was targeted by criminals in Carlingford at the weekend. The company’s new boat Brienne was broken into on Saturday night. Thankfully no damage was caused

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Warning issued over bogus Women’s Aid collection in Dundalk

Dundalk Women’s Aid have issued a public warning about a bogus collection taking place in their name in the area at present. Taking to Facebook yesterday, the group said: “We’ve

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Woman evacuated from home after shed fire in Muirhevnamor

A woman had to be evacuated from her home in Muirhevnamor last night after a shed to the rear of the property caught fire. Two units of Dundalk Fire Service

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Gardaí seek information on assault and robbery in O’Hanlon Park

Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for information on an assault and robbery which occurred in a local housing estate last Wednesday. A young man was walking home with a friend

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Former Louth GAA captain Paddy Keenan has car stolen in Dundalk

Former Louth GAA captain Paddy Keenan managed to recover a car that was stolen from him last night. The Mazda MX5 convertible went missing yesterday with the 2010 All Star,

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Gardaí cordon off area of Clanbrassil Street and Market Street following assault

Gardaí in Dundalk have cordoned off an area of Clanbrassil Street and the Market Square in the town. The area at the corner of Eoin’s Bar has been closed off to

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Fire Service battle blaze at Great Northern Distillery

Dundalk Fire Service were called to a fire at The Great Northern Distillery in Dundalk this afternoon. The incident occurred at around 2pm and took around three and a half

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Ladywell Terrace neighbours have gardening equipment stolen

Two neighbours had a lawnmower and strimmer stolen from them in the Ladywell Terrace area of the Dublin Road on Sunday. One of the men discovered his Flymo lawnmower missing

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Cycling group issue appeal for information on bikes stolen from local hotel worth over €10,000

A group of cyclists who competed in a charity cycle at the weekend have made an appeal for information after seven bikes, with an estimated value of over €10,000, were