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Gardai in Sligo are calling on parents and guardians to know where their children are at all times. It follows reports of youths gathering in an area of forestry in Strandhill on St Patrick’s Day, with some of them believed to have been drinking. The issue arose after community gardai…

A Labour Court hearing into the ongoing nurses dispute is taking place today. Government officials and nursing unions are presenting their views on the pay and staffing dispute, before the court returns with a recommendation later this week. Strike action by 40,000 nurses was called off last month after the…

A Donegal councillor is calling for improvements to a road and boatyard that serves one of the richest deep-sea diving areas off the coast of Ireland. It’s the road leading to Cassansound Pier at St John’s Point, near Dunkineely. Sinn Fein Councillor Noel Jordan told a meeting of councillors from…

Tributes continue to flood in today in for the former Fianna Fáil Councillor Dessie Larkin. Fianna Fáil Party Leader Micheál Martin described the late Mr Larkin as a proud Donegal and Letterkenny man. Leas Cheann Comhairle and Donegal TD Pat the Cope Gallagher says the untimely passing of Dessie Larkin…

Sinn Fein has selected sitting Sligo county councillor Chris MacManus to run in the six-seat Sligo/Strandhill area in next May’s local elections. He was co-opted onto the county council following the retirement of his father, Sean, from local politics in February 2017. He had previously been a borough councillor and…

Sligo Park Hotel is to host a business event this Thursday. Called ‘The Green Suite’, the event aims to recognise leadership and excellence in Irish business across the region. Guest speaker on the night will be former Irish rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll. Speaking to Ocean FM News, Sligo Park Hotel…