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# leitrim - Friday 4 December, 2015

Emlyn Mulligan says a transfer to Dublin or Donegal 'was never going to happen'
# Staying Put
From The42
# Staying Put

Emlyn Mulligan says a transfer to Dublin or Donegal 'was never going to happen'

Dec 4th 2015, 6:30 AM 9,501 Views 14 Comments

The Leitrim star plays down talk of a move.

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This Fine Gael TD is taking his own party to court
# Last Throw Of The Dice
# Last Throw Of The Dice

This Fine Gael TD is taking his own party to court

Nov 25th 2015, 4:03 PM 13,044 Views 72 Comments

John Perry is still trying to get his name on the Fine Gael election ticket in Sligo-Leitrim.

# leitrim - Friday 30 October, 2015

Appeal for information about bomb found outside garda's home
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

Appeal for information about bomb found outside garda's home

Oct 30th 2015, 2:45 PM 26,307 Views 35 Comments

The under-vehicle improvised explosive device was found outside a Garda’s front door in Co Leitrim.

# leitrim - Friday 23 October, 2015

Take a look inside two of Ireland's swankiest castles as they go up for sale
# Lavish
# Lavish

Take a look inside two of Ireland's swankiest castles as they go up for sale

Oct 23rd 2015, 7:10 AM 24,415 Views 14 Comments

Kilronan Castle in Roscommon and Lough Rynn Castle in Leitrim are up for grabs.

# leitrim - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Leitrim County Council finds 'archaeological remains' when digging up road
# Caldragh Ring
# Caldragh Ring

Leitrim County Council finds 'archaeological remains' when digging up road

Oct 6th 2015, 9:10 AM 23,389 Views 26 Comments

The findings have been reported to gardaí and the National Museum.

# leitrim - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Going a month without a shower at HSE-run home is "intolerable"
# Elderly
# Elderly

Going a month without a shower at HSE-run home is "intolerable"

Jul 22nd 2015, 4:28 PM 9,805 Views 47 Comments

Numerous shortcomings were found by a Hiqa report published yesterday.

Leitrim farmers fear fracking, but researchers deny plan to drill
# Not On Our Watch
# Not On Our Watch

Leitrim farmers fear fracking, but researchers deny plan to drill

Jul 22nd 2015, 3:05 PM 15,843 Views 63 Comments

A local anti-fracking group has vowed to “halt this continuous onslaught on our communities”

Poll: Would you oppose plans for fracking in your area?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you oppose plans for fracking in your area?

Jul 22nd 2015, 10:19 AM 17,018 Views 125 Comments

Farmers in Leitrim are mounting a campaign to oppose the practice.

# leitrim - Sunday 28 June, 2015

‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘I walk around in pain nearly every day’ – Ireland’s new world champion makes big sacrifices

Jun 28th 2015, 10:00 AM 39,943 Views 7 Comments

Tommy McCormack chats to The42 about his recent triumph

# leitrim - Friday 19 June, 2015

'Serious injury' avoided after pipe bomb is found in Leitrim
# Carrick-on-Shannon
# Carrick-on-Shannon

'Serious injury' avoided after pipe bomb is found in Leitrim

Jun 19th 2015, 2:44 PM 13,305 Views 15 Comments

It was found in a woodland area this morning.

# leitrim - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship From The42

Bare chests, grappling and goals: The best images from the weekend's championship

May 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 5,407 Views 1 Comment

Here’s how the first big Championship weekend looked.

# leitrim - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Bomb disposal team deal with four devices just days before Prince Charles visit
# Explosive
# Explosive

Bomb disposal team deal with four devices just days before Prince Charles visit

May 14th 2015, 9:45 AM 36,190 Views 51 Comments

Gardaí arrested six dissidents as activities by anti-terrorism gardaí step up.

# leitrim - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

This video of a Leitrim waterfall has lulled millions of people off to sleep
# Chasing Waterfalls
From The Daily Edge
# Chasing Waterfalls

This video of a Leitrim waterfall has lulled millions of people off to sleep

May 5th 2015, 10:00 PM 7,953 Views 3 Comments

I can’t get no sleep. *Faithless’ Insomnia plays*

# leitrim - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Young motorcyclist killed in Leitrim crash
# Fatal
# Fatal

Young motorcyclist killed in Leitrim crash

Mar 18th 2015, 6:01 PM 15,208 Views 19 Comments

This is the third fatal crash since yesterday afternoon.

# leitrim - Thursday 12 February, 2015

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo
# Leitrim
# Leitrim

'Crude' viable bomb made safe by army in Drumshanbo

Feb 12th 2015, 10:32 PM 13,315 Views 30 Comments

The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.

# leitrim - Monday 9 February, 2015

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash
# Road Death
# Road Death

Teenage driver killed in two-car crash

Feb 9th 2015, 8:27 AM 22,780 Views 4 Comments

Two women were also treated for injuries, but were released from hospital.

# leitrim - Sunday 8 February, 2015

How one Irishman went from contemplating suicide to cycling the world
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

How one Irishman went from contemplating suicide to cycling the world

Feb 8th 2015, 12:00 PM 26,201 Views 30 Comments

Breifne Earley tells The42 about his extraordinary journey.

# leitrim - Friday 2 January, 2015

Leitrim woman's 'one second every day' video will make you smile
# One Second Every Day
From The Daily Edge
# One Second Every Day

Leitrim woman's 'one second every day' video will make you smile

Jan 2nd 2015, 2:30 PM 7,915 Views 3 Comments

Teacher Edwina Guckian filmed one second of every day in 2014 – and the resulting clip is just so lovely.

# leitrim - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

Hundreds without power as strong winds batter Ireland

Dec 10th 2014, 9:30 AM 12,524 Views 22 Comments

There is also a chance of sleet and snow in some places so bundle up.

# leitrim - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?
# En-tyrely New Look
# En-tyrely New Look

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?

Dec 3rd 2014, 3:46 PM 20,302 Views 43 Comments

Eight counties have been lucky.

# leitrim - Thursday 27 November, 2014

What else could I get for the €95,000 pricetag on this Napoleonic fort in Donegal
# Home Exchange
# Home Exchange

What else could I get for the €95,000 pricetag on this Napoleonic fort in Donegal

Nov 27th 2014, 3:54 PM 3,905 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at what €95,000 could get you around the rest of the country.

# leitrim - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Leitrim pub has the most insulting bar receipt you'll see today (NSFW)
# Real Talk
From The Daily Edge
# Real Talk

Leitrim pub has the most insulting bar receipt you'll see today (NSFW)

Nov 18th 2014, 8:09 AM 19,598 Views 2 Comments

It’s actually perfect.

# leitrim - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Here's what happened today: Thursday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's what happened today: Thursday

Oct 30th 2014, 8:59 PM 9,973 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny meeting with accused republicans, the new Rehab CEO and an Aer Lingus passenger arrested for an Ebola scare.

Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up
# N16
# N16

Man dies and seven others injured in Leitrim pile-up

Oct 30th 2014, 5:35 PM 35,295 Views 3 Comments

The collision took place this morning just after 10am in on the N16.

# leitrim - Monday 20 October, 2014

Blind man's family devastated by vicious, fatal stabbing as he listened to World Cup
# Crimecall
# Crimecall

Blind man's family devastated by vicious, fatal stabbing as he listened to World Cup

Oct 20th 2014, 6:45 AM 17,061 Views 9 Comments

Frank Costello passed away two months after being attacked in his home.

# leitrim - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Michael Kivlehan: 'Hopefully Dhara is looking down proud'

Sep 30th 2014, 10:00 PM 11,531 Views 18 Comments

The 35-year-old widower also said there was much to be done to protect pregnant women in Ireland.

Broken promises and invisible candidates: Here's what we learned from last night's Prime Time debate
# By-election Battle
# By-election Battle

Broken promises and invisible candidates: Here's what we learned from last night's Prime Time debate

Sep 30th 2014, 11:34 AM 9,367 Views 40 Comments

Someone ‘pulled a Ming’ and the issue of Roscommon Hospital just isn’t going away… Here’s what went down in the RTÉ studios last night.

# leitrim - Monday 29 September, 2014

How's the 'Ming' by-election shaping up?... We hit the trail in Roscommon-South Leitrim
# Eyes On The Prize
# Eyes On The Prize

How's the 'Ming' by-election shaping up?... We hit the trail in Roscommon-South Leitrim

Sep 29th 2014, 10:26 PM 10,309 Views 26 Comments

The ten candidates are facing-off tonight in the heated atmosphere of an RTÉ studio. We spent the morning at the mart, and the afternoon at the races, to check the temperature on the ground…

# leitrim - Friday 26 September, 2014

Nurse doesn't remember telling Michael Kivlehan to stop 'eavesdropping'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Nurse doesn't remember telling Michael Kivlehan to stop 'eavesdropping'

Sep 26th 2014, 1:08 PM 22,393 Views 11 Comments

The inquest has heard about a number of angry exchanges between the bereaved and a consultant.

# leitrim - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Taxpayers pay hundreds of thousands on field unsuitable for sheltered housing
# Field Of Dreams
# Field Of Dreams

Taxpayers pay hundreds of thousands on field unsuitable for sheltered housing

Sep 25th 2014, 10:21 PM 12,771 Views 38 Comments

The situation was unveiled on Prime Time tonight.

'Still a small chance' for Dhara Kivlehan after transfer to Belfast hospital
# Inquest
# Inquest

'Still a small chance' for Dhara Kivlehan after transfer to Belfast hospital

Sep 25th 2014, 5:58 PM 8,164 Views 2 Comments

Dr Paul Glover said his colleagues would not have put the patient through the procedures they did if there was no hope.

# leitrim - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Timeline: Search for answers after death of Dhara Kivlehan
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Timeline: Search for answers after death of Dhara Kivlehan

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:50 AM 10,298 Views 5 Comments

The 29 year old died four years ago after giving birth to a baby boy.

# leitrim - Monday 15 September, 2014

Council set to reconsider controversial energy extraction stance
# Fracking
# Fracking

Council set to reconsider controversial energy extraction stance

Sep 15th 2014, 11:08 AM 6,215 Views 65 Comments

The introduction of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) has been criticised for its potential environmental damage.

# leitrim - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Enterprising Leitrim farmer selling silage-scented cologne
# Eau De Silage
From The Daily Edge
# Eau De Silage

Enterprising Leitrim farmer selling silage-scented cologne

Aug 19th 2014, 9:00 PM 2,682 Views 0 Comments

“You’ll be beating them off with a sprong”.

# leitrim - Monday 18 August, 2014

Tipp's Local Enterprise Office spent €4k on its opening event... Leitrim spent €30
# LEOs
# LEOs

Tipp's Local Enterprise Office spent €4k on its opening event... Leitrim spent €30

Aug 18th 2014, 6:45 AM 13,983 Views 13 Comments

Scones and brown bread were supplied to the event free of charge. Yum.

# leitrim - Thursday 14 August, 2014

160 jobs to go as MBNA closes Carrick-on-Shannon call centre
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

160 jobs to go as MBNA closes Carrick-on-Shannon call centre

Aug 14th 2014, 10:51 PM 23,638 Views 59 Comments

Attempts to sell the call centre were not possible according to the company.

# leitrim - Friday 1 August, 2014

Emergency Leitrim Council meeting calls a halt to mining firm drilling in Belcoo
# Fracking
# Fracking

Emergency Leitrim Council meeting calls a halt to mining firm drilling in Belcoo

Aug 1st 2014, 10:43 AM 7,700 Views 52 Comments

Communities claim that the drilling in Fermanagh is the first stage in the fracking process.

# leitrim - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Leitrim lad hitchhikes from Berlin for surprise trip... is picked up by his dad!
# Prodigal Son
From The Daily Edge
# Prodigal Son

Leitrim lad hitchhikes from Berlin for surprise trip... is picked up by his dad!

Jun 7th 2014, 9:10 AM 4,178 Views 1 Comment

God bless us, everyone.

# leitrim - Saturday 31 May, 2014

€300,000 worth of cannabis plants seized in Leitrim
# Drug Crime
# Drug Crime

€300,000 worth of cannabis plants seized in Leitrim

May 31st 2014, 7:44 PM 10,199 Views 29 Comments

A 43-year-old man has been arrested and is being held at Carrick-on-Shannon Garda Station.