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Sligo Grammar and Summerhill enjoy winning starts to Connacht Leagues

Sligo schools Summerhill College and the Grammar School both made winning starts to Connacht Junior League today. Summerhill were 26-17 winners against St Joseph’s College...

Bonner set to be put forward as new Donegal boss on Friday

Declan Bonner looks set for a return to the Donegal senior manager’s role, with a county committee meeting called for tomorrow evening in Ballybofey. It...

Leitrim County Council: Plans to expand services at Glencar Waterfall are being considered

Leitrim County Council says that plans to expand services at Glencar Waterfall are being considered. It follows a notice of motion put forward by Fine...

36 people waiting on trolleys in the North West today

There's been a drop in the number of people on trolleys at hospitals across the country. According to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, 355...

Businesses are advised to check their security to ensure they are sufficient

Gardai are asking business owners to examine their security precautions to ensure they are sufficient. It follows a number of recent burglaries and thefts from...

Horgan hopeful Harps can put Rovers defeat behind them as they head to Tallaght

Finn Harps make the trip to the Tallaght Stadium (kick-off 8.00) tomorrow night to take on Shamrock Rovers needing to get at least a...

Sligo halting site living conditions intolerable claims Traveller mother

A young mother of two, a member of the travelling community, has claimed she is living in intolerable conditions at a halting site in...

UPDATE: Road has reopened Diversions in place after car accident in Leitrim Village

UPDATE: OceanFM have been informed that the road has now reopened.   A car accident has taken place in Leitrim village. The incident happened at around 9:15am this...

All-Star nomination for Patrick McBrearty

Donegal’s Patrick McBrearty has been shortlisted for an All-Star award. The Kilcar forward is the only Tir Chonaill player to make the shortlist of 45...

Rovers U17s preparing for Saturday’s All-Ireland final

Sligo Rovers’ U17 are busy preparing for the Mark Farren Cup final away to Waterford FC this Saturday afternoon. The side warmed up for the...

People Before Profit aim to get a TD for the North West elected

The People Before Profit party have outlined their reasons for electing party TDs to the constituencies in the North West. The party will run candidates...

Enniscrone Surf and Turf returning on October 28

The popular Enniscrone Surf and Turf run is back again for 2017. As the event enters its fourth year, competitors will be thrilled to hear...

Lough Talt water ‘safe to drink’ despite need for major upgrade of plant

Irish Water says drinking water from the Lough Talt water supply scheme in county Sligo is safe despite the plant not being up to...

Cancer survivors event in Sligo this evening

The Irish Cancer Society is hosting a Relay For Life Information Evening in Sligo tonight. Relay For Life is a 24 hour event that brings...

County title for Owenmore Gaels U14s

Owenmore Gaels won the Sligo U14 B Championship title last night. They beat Calry/St Joseph’s by 5-7 to 3-11 after a cracking final at the...

Family on housing list object to priority given to Syrian refugee families being housed...

A member of the travelling community, who's been on the housing waiting list for 15 years, insists priority should not be given to housing...

Donegal pair make international debuts in World Cup Qualifier win

Donegal’s Amber Barrett and Tyler Toland made their international debuts off the bench as the Republic of Ireland senior women’s team beat Northern Ireland...

Four rescued from Garavogue River in past month – Garda insists authorities need to...

A total of four people have been rescued from the Garavogue River in Sligo in the past month. The NW spokesperson of the Garda...

Sligo Rovers Dublin Supporters Club hosting fundraising table quiz next week

Sligo Rovers Dublin Supporters Club have announced they will hold a race night in the capital on Thursday 28 September in McDaid’s Pub on Harry Street...

CCTV for litter blackspots in Leitrim

CCTV cameras will be installed at litter blackspots in County Leitrim in the coming months. Rubbish and dumping was again discussed at a Council meeting...

Plans to upgrade Wine Street car park in Sligo

There are plans to upgrade the Wine Street car par in Sligo town. The town centre car park has been a source of some concern...

President Higgins says rural urban divide ‘growing’

The President says the rural urban divide is getting wider. Speaking at the opening of the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan in Co Offaly, ...

Senior European Brexit Co-ordinator to meet people on the border

People living and working along the border will have the chance to meet with a senior European Brexit Co-ordinator tomorrow. North West MEP Marian...

Gardai investigate public order incident in Manorhamilton

Gardai are continuing their investigations into a public order incident and alleged assault that occurred in Manorhamilton on Sunday night. The disturbance occurred on the...

Dromard company hoping to increase trade at the ploughing

A West Sligo-based business is representing the county in the Local Enterprise Village at the National Ploughling Championships. It's Suip Manufacturing Company Ltd from Dromard,...

Packie Bonner one of the 2017 Tip O’Neill diaspora award winners

The 2017 winners of the prestigious Tip O Neill Irish Diaspora Awards have been announced. They are Marty Meehan, president of the Univesity of Massachusetts...

Keep schools closed for entire month of August, pub owners urge

The Vintners Federation of Ireland have sparked controversy by lobbying the Minister for Education to ensure all schools remain closed for the entire months...

Rape Crisis Centre clash with listener over defence of George Hook rape comments

The Director of the Rape Crisis Centre in Sligo, Leitrim and West Cavan, Parvez Butt, challenges listener Michael, on his defence of George Hook's...

Councillor claims psychology services ‘failing a generation of children.’

A former mayor of Sligo is claiming that shortcomings in child psychology services is 'failing a whole generation of children.' Sinn Fein Councillor Thomas Healy...

George Hook invite to speak at Ballintogher Novena is withdrawn

The organisers of next week's Novena at St Therese's Church in Ballintogher have withdrawn an invitation to George Hook to address the congregation. Parish...

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