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The Minister for Rural and Community Development and Social Protection, Heather Humphreys will be in Leitrim today for a number of public engagements.   Minister Humphreys will visit Ballinamore and Drumshanbo this morning before moving to north Leitirm in the afternoon where she will attend events in Dromahair, Manorhamilton, Glenfarne,…

Gardaí have confirmed that a man who went missing from the Kinlough area of north Leitrim has been located safe and well.   Gardaí had issued an appeal for the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Richard Thien. The 22-year-old who went missing from Kinlough on Tuesday, 5th April…

It’s estimated that 1,600 people are without power this evening in the Bundoran and Kinlough areas.   ESB crews believe that a fallen powerline is the reason for the outage that has impacted a large number of homes and businesses in the South Donegal and North Leitrim areas.   Bundoran-based…

Today’s joint policing committee meeting in Leitrim is expected to hear calls for the number of gardaí in Kilough garda station to  be restored to four gardaí and a sergeant.   Local Fianna Fail Councillor Justin Warnock has submitted a motion on the issue.   He is also looking for…

A Planning application has been lodged with the local authority in Sligo for the development of a 30m high telecommunications support structure.   The proposed development in Cuiltylough, Riverstown was lodged by Vantage Towers Limited.   The application includes antennas, dishes and associated telecommunications equipment.   Meanwhile opposition is mounting…