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Motorists are urged to drive with caution on the Carrick on Shannon road outside Drumshanbo, where there’s been a traffic accident. Emergency services are at the scene.  

A total of almost €1.2m has been announced in rural regeneration and development funding for the towns of Ballisodare in County Sligo and for Drumshanbo in County Leitrim. Ballisodare is to get €580,000 while almost €600,000 has been allocated to Drumshanbo. The €580,000 going to Ballisodare is for the development…

Tanaiste Leo Varadkar’s visit to Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim came on the same day as the Bank of Ireland branch in the town closes. It’s one of 88 closing throughout the country today. Others closing in the north west include Ballymote, Tubbercurry, Bundoran, Manorhamilton and Glenties. The Finance Minister says the…

The Tánaiste Leo Varadkar is due to visit Sligo and Leitrim today to launch two business ventures with the potential to create at least 125 new jobs. This afternoon, Mr Varadkar, who is also Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, will turn the sod for a new €1.9m government-funded digital…

170 premises are without power across the region today. 26 are impacted in Gurteen, Co. Sligo a further 37 in the Drumnacrosh area of Glenties in Co. Donegal and 107 homes and businesses are without electricity around Drumshanbo in Co. Leitrim. The estimated time of power being restored in all…

A man was taken to hospital yesterday after being struck by a bull at a Co. Leitrim Mart. Gardaí attended the work place accident at Drumshanbo Mart on Friday evening. The man in his 50’s was brought to Sligo University Hospital with what is understood to be non life threatening…