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The ICMSA gives a cautious welcome to new rural plan

The Irish Creamery and Milk Suppliers Association is welcoming the launch of today's rural reinvigoration plan. However the President of the organisation, John Comer, says it must go past appearances and into real economic...

North Sligo AC team claims national title

North Sligo AC men’s team claimed bronze in the National Intermediate Cross Country Championships in Tuam yesterday. The team consisted of Thomas Kelly, Craig Brennan, Eamon McAndrew and Donal Egan.

Plans to repair Ballinafad Castle in county Sligo

Plans are underway to start repair work at Ballinafad castle in east Sligo. The Office of Public Works has confirmed to Ocean FM that it is working to ensure that the structure - which dates...

Brexit shouldn’t effect North West railway

The outcome of Britain leaving the European Union shouldn't stop attempts at getting a train line connecting the North West with Northern Ireland. Independent TD and OPW minister of State Sean Canney submitted a proposal...

Business turnover taken into account in some cases for property valuations

A Leitrim councillor says ratepayers who are concerned about their property valuations and the rates they may have to pay should take advantage of walk-in workshops by Leitrim County Council. Some ratepayers in Leitrim have...

21 people on hospital trolleys in North West

The number of people on trolleys at hospitals across the country remains high this morning. In the North West, there are 21 on trolleys. Seventeen of these are in Letterkenny University Hospital with four in Sligo...

Hotelier Francis Brennan under fire after comments on Sligo

Hotelier Francis Brennan under fire after comments on Sligo  

Fears over housing estate bonds being sold

A Leitrim county councillor says he fears housing estates throughout the North West could be affected as a result of bonds for the upkeep of the estates being sold on by financial institutions. Sinn Fein...

Sligo overcome Leitrim in final FBD League tie

Sligo finished off their FBD League campaign with a 2-13 to 0-16 defeat of Leitrim yesterday. First half goals from Niall Murphy and Mark Breheny pushed the Yeats men into a 2-12 to 0-6 half-time...

Sligo team win West Coast Challenge in Limerick

The Sligo County Darts team claimed the men’s title at the 2017 West Coast Challenge in Rathkeale House Hotel in Limerick at the weekend. The team, managed by James Wasson and Anne McGowan, and captained...

Donegal Sports Star Awards function sells out

The Donegal Sports Star committee has announced that next Friday night’s Awards function is now sold out. A committee spokesperson confirmed that all the tickets are gone six days ahead of the 41st annual...

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