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Less young people and more older people living in Louth, according to Census

The number of young children living in Co Louth in the period from 2011 to 2016 fell by 9%, according to new figures. An analysis of last year’s Census, released

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Live Register figures for Dundalk rise for a second consecutive month

The number of people signing on the Live Register in Dundalk last month increased for the second consecutive month The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) show that

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Three to four week waiting period for family law cases in Dundalk

There is a three to four week waiting period for family law cases to be heard in Dundalk at present in relation to guardianship or maintenance. The wait time was

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Property prices in Louth increasing by €10,000 every six months

The cost of purchasing a home in Co Louth is increasing by €10,000 every six months. That’s according to a new report from property website MyHome.ie, in association with Davy,

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GSOC told it must apply to High Court for Garda killer’s court transcripts

The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) have been told it must apply to the High Court for transcripts relating to appearances before the Special Criminal Court of Adrian Crevan Mackin,

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Dundalk woman protests naked in Spain against Running of the Bulls event in Pamploma

A Dundalk woman has hit the headlines in Spain and internationally after joining nearly 100 activists in the centre of Pamploma to protest about the Running of the Bulls event

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19 new SNA posts announced for schools in Louth

An additional 19 Special Needs Assistant posts have been announced for schools in Co Louth. The new roles will be available from September to December 2017 in order to meet

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Additional Garda resources planned for Carlingford and Omeath

Additional Garda resources are expected to be announced shortly for the Carlingford/Omeath division. News of the impending announcement was revealed at last night’s Local Policing Forum meeting in Dundalk. The

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Four residential buildings in Louth issued with fire safety notices so far this year

Four residential buildings in Co Louth have been served with fire safety notices so far this year. The figures, revealed by RTÉ reporter Jackie Fox, show a 100% increase on the

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GSOC transcripts of Garda killer’s court appearances prior to murder of Tony Golden

The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) is set to look into court transcripts involving Garda killer Adrian Crevan Mackin as part of its investigation into how he came to be

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HSE calls on St John of God order to fund services by recouping money paid to senior staff

The Health Service Executive has called on the St John of God order to fund their services by recouping money it paid to 14 senior executives since 1986 from the

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Property prices in Louth up 16.9% in the last year

Property prices in Louth have rise by 16.9% in the past year with the average asking price for a property now standing at €210,088. That’s according to the latest house

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Local support groups received €36,500 in funding last year

Two local support groups received a combined total of €36,500 in funding last year from the Department of Justice and Equality. Dundalk Counselling Centre received €20,000 from the Victims of

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Breathnach calls on application for proposed hazardous waste facility on Carlingford Lough to be declined

Local TD Declan Breathnach has called upon Minister for the Environment, Denis Naughten, together with his counterparts in the North and in the UK Department of the Environment to decline

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Louth to remain a five seater for next General Election

Louth will remain a five seater for the next General Election. That is the recommendation of the Constituency Commission Report for 2017 which has just been presented to the chairman