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Mum of Dundalk IT student who died from SADS welcomes new quicker tests for condition

The mother of a former Dundalk IT student who passed away from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome in 2003 has welcomed a new laboratory at the Mater Hospital which can test

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Local mum fears homelessness due to autistic daughter’s behaviour

A local mother has pleaded for support to help her cope with her autistic daughter. Maryjane Maguire from Laurel Brook Gardens spoke to The Irish Daily Mirror about the difficulties

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Troubles no excuse to ‘whitewash’ killing of Tom Oliver, says Taoiseach

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has warned Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams that the troubles cannot be used as an excuse to “whitewash” the “senseless killing” of Cooley farmer Tom Oliver. The

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Louth County Council has acquired 35 houses by compulsory purchase with another 30 in the pipeline

Louth County Council has acquired 35 vacant houses by compulsory purchase over the past 15 months and has a further 30 in the pipeline. That’s according to new figures released

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Mum of local teen assaulted at Tiesto gig calls for witnesses to come forward

The mother of a local teenager who was left badly beaten following an attack in Belfast last month has urged witnesses to the incident to come forward. Jason Tuite has

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61 complaints to Irish Rail about behaviour of passengers on local rail service since 2015

A total of 61 complaints was made by Irish Rail customers about other passengers on the Dundalk to Drogheda route in the last two-and-a-half years. That’s according to data released

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Local footballer Michael O’Connor set for January move to Burnley

Local footballer Michael O’Connor will complete a move to Premier League side Burnley at the end of the League of Ireland season. That’s according to a report in today’s Irish

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PSNI searching land near Crossmaglen for weapon used to murder Adrian Donohoe

Police in the North have begun combing land near Crossmaglen searching for the weapon they believed was used to shoot and kill Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe at Lordship Credit Union

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Suspected Garda killer one of almost 100 Irish deported from America in last five years

The man suspected of killing Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe in Bellurgan in January 2013 was one of almost 100 Irish criminals booted out of the US over the past five

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Adams urged to come forward with any information he has on murder of Tom Oliver

Local TD Gerry Adams has been urged to come forward with any information he has about the 1991 murder of Cooley farmer Tom Oliver. The Riverstown man was abducted, tortured

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Local girl tells how friend narrowly avoided being struck by van in Barcelona terror attack

A former local barmaid has told how her friend was almost run over by the van that wreaked terror in the centre of Barcelona last week. Lauren Smyth, who used

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Locals hit out at “needless vandalism” of life-saving equipment on Templetown beach

Locals have hit out at the “needless” vandalism of life-saving equipment at a local beach at the weekend. Life buoys at Templetown beach in north Louth was burned to a

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Local athlete Gina Akpe-Moses named Irish Times/Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Month for July

Blackrock Athletic Club sprinter Gina Akpe-Moses has been named July’s Irish Times/Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Month. The 18-year-old athlete clinched the honour following her triumph in the 100 metre

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Louth has had a Lotto luck in the last 30 years

You might want to consider buying yourself a Lotto ticket today ahead of tonight’s draw for the €6.5 million jackpot. That’s because Louth has been revealed as the most lucky

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Louth County Council forced to deal with 163 abandoned cars over the last three years

Louth County Council removed or destroyed a total of 163 cars that were abandoned throughout the county over the course of the last three years. Figures published today in The