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# co mayo

Last month
March 2023
# Murder Trial
Trial hears that Valerie French Kilroy died from a head injury, strangulation and a stab wound
The trial has also heard that James Kilroy demonstrated to gardai in an interview how he had killed his wife and at one point sketched the knife he had used.
Last year
# Liscosker
Woman (80s) dies following two-car collision in Mayo
The crash occurred on 24 September.
All time
# Castlebar
Man (30s) dies following Co Mayo crash
There have been a number of fatal crashes on Irish roads since yesterday.
# Castlebar
Man (30s) arrested over fatal hit-and-run incident in Co Mayo
The incident happened at around 11.50pm on Wednesday in the Humbert Way area of Castlebar.
# Castlebar
Witness appeal after pedestrian dies following collision in Co Mayo
The collision occurred on Humbert Way in Castlebar at approximately 11.50pm last night.
# Ballina
Man in his 60s dies in single-vehicle crash in Mayo
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
# co mayo
Body of boy (5) recovered from Lough Mask in Co Mayo during search operation
The child entered the water while out on Lough Mask at around 6.30pm yesterday.
# Valerie French Kilroy
Murder investigation launched into death of 41-year-old woman in Westport
A man (40s) arrested in connection with this investigation remains in garda custody.
# Army Bomb Disposal Team
Discovery of vintage grenade on Clare farm sparks road closure
Earlier today another suspect device was found in Ballina, Co Mayo.
# Mayo
Coast Guard helicopter called out as two women sustain leg injuries on Croagh Patrick
Mayo Mountain Rescue responded to the call outs. The hikers were injured in separate incidents.
# co mayo
Man in his 80s 'seriously injured' after being hit by a car
The incident happened at 6.45pm last night.
# co mayo
'We're totally numbed': Tributes to two men who died after SUV was swept away in Christmas tragedy
27-year-old Martin Needham and 26-year-old Declan Davitt died in the accident.
# rescue 116
Helmet and lifejacket found on Mayo shore
Investigations are being carried out to determine whether the items belong to a missing Rescue 116 crewmember.
# Ballinrobe
Gardaí seize cannabis plants worth €200,000 in Mayo
A man in his 50s has been arrested in connection with the seizure.
# co mayo
Man (30s) dies in early morning car crash
The single vehicle collision occurred on the N59 in Co Mayo.
# Coast Guard
'Challenging conditions' as crewman rescued by helicopter 180km off Mayo
The Russian crewman was described as needing ‘urgent medical attention’.
# Family Home
'Emotional day' for family as Westport House sold to local businessmen
It was an emotional day for the Browne family, as they finalised the sale of their home.
# co mayo
Woman released without charge in investigation of 4-month-old baby's death
A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
# Joe Maxi
The soundest taxi man in Mayo took a family in need on a special Christmas day out
Joe Maxi is the best in the West.
# Irishtown
Bodies of two pensioners removed from their Mayo home today
The tragic discovery was made yesterday afternoon in Irishtown, Co Mayo.
# Castlebar
Enda Kenny announces 100% fibre-optic broadband for his hometown
Castlebar, Co Mayo, is just one of 50 towns which will soon be benefitting from a super fast broadband network.
# co mayo
'Bungalow Three as we saw it then does not exist anymore' - Áras Attracta report published
The findings of the panel of specialists set up to examine the care centre are being published today.
# soft and craggy boglands
10 Of The Most Mayo Things That Have Ever Happened
All together now! OH THE GREEN AND RED OF MAYO…
# don't get the hump
There was a camel just strolling around this Mayo village yesterday
Maybe he was on his holidays?
# shots fired
9 reasons why Ballina is way, way better than Castlebar
The battle of Mayo’s biggest towns.
# the taste of ballina
An ode to 'Chicken Dry Hot & Spicy', Mayo's takeaway phenomenon
Say hello to the signature dish of Ballina.
# mayo for sandwiches
10 secrets of a Mayo person who doesn't like GAA
Prepare to be shunned.
# Missing
'The only time I will feel any better is when I have a coffin and a burial'
Sandra Collins has been missing for 15 years.
# co mayo
Missing 16-year-old girl found safe and well
She had been missing since 5am yesterday.
# wherever you go
How Mayo Are You?
Mayo! Maaaaayyo! Sam Maguire’s coming home to Mayooo…
# red chair
An Irish lad owned Graham Norton's Red Chair with this hilarious sex story
# co mayo dublin
Someone at the Daily Mail needs to go back over their Irish geography
Co Mayo is WHERE?
# big big pharma
Major buyout by Dublin-based firm Actavis will create 'blockbuster' pharma player
The deal with Botox maker Allergan is worth a cool €53 billion.
# Conference
Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'
The conference is to take place this morning in Westport.
# Garda Appeal
Body of missing Castlebar man found
Henry Byrne had been missing since 29 September.
Author found dead in her West of Ireland home
Marsha Mehran was born in Iran and grew up in Argentina. Her death is not suspicious.
# co mayo
Appeal for witnesses after woman in her 80s seriously hurt in car crash
The crash happened at lunchtime today in Castlebar.
# Mayo
Roscommon man charged over Sarah Staunton murder
The 28-year-old mother of two was found dead in her home in rural Mayo on Saturday.
# co mayo
Search for missing walker suspended for second night
The search for the man, who was reported missing yesterday, will resume at 7am tomorrow morning.
# Incident
Young woman who fell into cave is rescued in Co Mayo
The woman had suspected spinal injuries as a result of the fall.