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# Dundalk

This month
March 2023
# Wee Win
Dundalk take Louth derby spoils as Drogheda fail to make dominance count
Connor Malley scored against the run of play and the hosts missed a penalty late on at Weavers Park.
# Dundalk
Woman in her 70s dies in Co Louth house fire
She was pronounced deceased at the scene and no other injuries have been reported at this time.
Derry City lose grip of top spot after stalemate against Dundalk
The hosts couldn’t break down a stubborn Dundalk defence.
# Prospect
Stephen Kenny's son Eoin signs professional contract with Dundalk
‘I’ve been supporting Dundalk since I was six and it’s a massive honour for me to sign as a professional.’
# emphatic
Five-star Dundalk tear St Pat's apart for first win of the season
Patrick Hoban, Louie Annesley, Rayhaan Tulloch, Daniel Kelly and Connor Malley scored the goals for the rampant Lilywhites.
Last month
February 2023
# early season form
Bohs keep the momentum rolling with victory over Dundalk
A bumper Dalymount Park crowd witnessed a 2-1 win for Declan Devine’ side.
# statement
Dundalk owners confirm talks with three parties over possible sale of club
The Oriel Park hierarchy said in an open letter that “discussions include all scenarios of investment, shareholding, and ownership.”
# David McMillan
Dundalk forward great announces retirement from football
David McMillan is retiring at the age of 34.
# point apiece
Dundalk held for the third year running as UCD battle back to earn point
Stephen O’Donnell’s side were initially looking good in terms of breaking their opening-day hoodoo.
# tech lay offs
PayPal to cut around 2,000 jobs, 7% of its global workforce
PayPal employees around 2,000 people in Ireland and has operations here in Blanchardstown and Dundalk.
This year
# Dundalk
Teenager arrested following aggravated burglary in Co Louth
A man was allegedly assaulted by two males who had entered the property in the Dundalk area.
# Conor Malley
Dundalk announce signing of former Middlesbrough midfielder
The Lilywhites also confirmed their fourth arrival of the week with Scottish striker Cameron Elliott putting pen to paper.
# Dundalk
Man found after missing from Dundalk since Sunday
The man has been located safe and well.
# Dundalk
Gardaí seize €1 million worth of cannabis in Louth raid
The seizure was made as part of Operation Tara.
Last year
# Sean Rooney
Funeral honours 'national hero' and 'kind and loving' Private Seán Rooney in Dundalk
Seán’s funeral took place in Dundalk this morning before a burial service in Donegal later today.
# Sean Rooney
Dundalk grapples with the death of a young soldier that has 'pierced its heart'
The town of Dundalk was stilled by grief on Thursday morning.
# ukrainians in ireland
Plan to move Ukrainians living in Dundalk hotel scrapped
The group of around 50 people were told on Friday that they would be transferred from the Crowne Plaza Hotel to several other areas.
# Defence Forces
'He was due back before Christmas': Tributes paid at the loss of Private Seán Rooney
A former teacher recalled the 23 year old as having a clear passion for joining the Irish army from during his school days.
# Organised Crime
'Cross border, organised crime feud' probed in Newry 'execution'
A 58-year-old man died after being shot multiple times in a planned ‘ambush’.
# Gardaí
Gardaí seek information after footage shows cyclist hit by car in Dundalk
The incident involved a car and a bike.
# Dundalk
Neighbours thanked for assisting after shooting of 'quiet man' in Co Louth
The man, who was shot yesterday evening, suffered non-life threatening injuries.
# Back where they belong
Dundalk secure European football on back of edgy win over Bohs
The Lilywhites are back in Europe after a one-year absence.
# tributes paid
Dundalk see off Finn Harps on emotional night a week on from tragedy at Creeslough
There was an impeccable minute’s silence from all in attendance in Ballybofey.
Late, late drama as St Pat's beat Dundalk and close the gap in race for Europe
Adam O’Reilly won it for the Saints with the last kick of the game.
# Tommy Gun
Lonergan stars for UCD as they stun Dundalk to move off the bottom
The former St Patrick’s Athletic striker netted the winner two minutes from time at the Belfield Bowl.
# Stalemate
Dundalk woes continue as Shelbourne earn a draw to extend Lilywhites' winless run
The visitors were well worth their point on a frustrating night for Stephen O’Donnell’s side.
# Court
Alleged armed raider claims he was joking with water pistol at Dundalk service station
Counsel said his client claims he was “acting, joking, joshing around and playing around with a water pistol”.
10-man Dundalk stand tall to beat Bohs after terrible goalkeeper error
Tadhg Ryan’s own goal proved decisive at Dalymount Park.
# All Square
Late Hoban goal rescues draw for Dundalk against Derry City
A share of the spoils at Oriel Park tonight.
# cup wrap
Second-half blitz sees Dundalk past Longford on night of no shocks in FAI Cup first round
There were a series of one-sided scorelines as the Cup got underway.
# Murder
Gardaí launch murder investigation of Dundalk attack three weeks ago
Marius Juodenas was discovered with serious injuries three weeks ago and died yesterday.
Dundalk bring in three players as Mark Connolly departs
Elsewhere, Bohemians have signed 21-year-old midfielder James Clarke on a multi-year contract.
St Pat's warm up for big Europe clash with entertaining draw against Dundalk
Dundalk head coach Stephen O’Donnell, formerly of Pat’s, was sent off late on.
'I got my love for the game back' - Connolly excelling for Dundalk but questions marks over his future
Player of the Month Mark Connolly discusses his career to date – and what may yet be to come.
# derby spoils
Drogheda rejoice as they get one over local rivals Dundalk yet again
As was the case when the sides last met at the same venue in March, it was Dean Williams who bagged the decisive goal to claim another famous home win.
# Dundalk
Man accused of Dundalk shooting remanded in custody
A man in his 30s was shot in Dundalk on Friday.
# all to play for
Benson back with a bang as Dundalk breathe new life into title race
Midfielder struck with nine minutes to go as Shamrock Rovers’ lead at the top is cut to five points, with a game in hand for the Lilywhites.
# back at it
'There were a lot of problems last year and now it's completely different'
Dundalk’s Daniel Kelly reflects on a new spirit at Oriel Park after collecting the SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers Ireland player of the month award for May.
# Dundalk
Have you seen Ashlinn? 17-year-old missing from Co Louth since last Wednesday
Ashlinn Menary has been missing from Dundalk since Wednesday, 1 June.
# Road Death
Pedestrian (21) dies after being hit by articulated truck in Louth
The collision took place at 12:30am today.