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There’s a “clear change” in the way Covid-19 is spreading, with younger people now accounting for the vast majority of cases in this country.   The Department of Health confirmed 6 additional deaths from Covid-19 in their latest figures which were published yesterday evening.   All of the 23 newly-confirmed…

The latest Covid 19 figures show there have been two consecutive days with no reported deaths for the first time since March.   There is some worrying news for the local region however with  four new confirmed Covid-19 cases  being recorded in Sligo.  There are now 145 cases in Sligo. …

Gardaí received over 50 reports of livestock being attacked by dogs since March. Incidents have been reported across the north west region including one in Co. Leitrim where seven sheep were injured. In this instance, the owner was identified, paid damages to the farmer and the dog was put down.…

Four new cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed for the North West.  Three of the cases are in Sligo and one in Leitrim.   There are now 141 confirmed cases in Sligo, 80 in Leitrim and 465 in Donegal.   The National Public Health Emergency Team is expected to brief…

The number of Covid 19 cases has risen sharply in the North West.   After recent reports of clusters of the Coronavirus in Sligo ten new cases have been confirmed in the most recent figures published by the Department of Health.   Both Donegal and Leitrim have reported one additional…

It’s expected the government will appoint 17 Ministers for state today following a cabinet meeting.   There’s an extra focus on the appointments following criticism of the geographical spread of the cabinet ministers which left the entire West and North West without any Ministerial representation in the new cabinet.  …

There is more unsettled weather on the way for the local region this morning.   A status orange rainfall alert remains in place for the counties in the North West today.   The warning’s, for Donegal, Leitrim, and Sligo, remain in place until midday, with river flooding and localised spot…