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# leitrim - Monday 10 June, 2013

Farmer finds stolen priceless, medieval window frame dumped in Leitrim lake

Dry, green moss on the 600-year-old frame suggests it had been stored in a dry location for some time and had only been dumped recently.

# leitrim - Friday 31 May, 2013

15th century window frame stolen from Leitrim church

Arts minister Jimmy Deenihan has condemned the removal, and asked the public to keep an eye out for it.

# leitrim - Sunday 26 May, 2013

The Beara-Breifne Way means you can now walk with ease* from Cork to Leitrim

Ireland’s longest walking trail, links counties Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary, Offaly, Galway, Roscommon, Sligo, Leitrim and Cavan.

# leitrim - Monday 6 May, 2013

From The42 Kerry and Leitrim unite to cheer on Rocket Ronnie at The Crucible Kingdom Comes

Kerry and Leitrim unite to cheer on Rocket Ronnie at The Crucible

Ronnie O’Sullivan may re-think retiring if these two legends agree to tour the world with him.

# leitrim - Friday 3 May, 2013

Gardaí ask for help tracing Leitrim man missing since 2011

Patrick Heeran, 48, was last seen in Mohill, Co Leitrim, 578 days ago.

# leitrim - Sunday 10 March, 2013

From The42 GAA: Leitrim's Mulligan furious as he makes spitting claim Spitting Games

GAA: Leitrim's Mulligan furious as he makes spitting claim

The Leitrim captain alleged, ‘For a player to spit blood in a fellow player’s face is disgraceful carry on.’

# leitrim - Friday 15 February, 2013

New life for rescued Leitrim dogs as they are rehomed

The dogs were saved during the biggest canine rescue operation in the State.

# leitrim - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history Rescue This post contains images

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history

More than 140 dogs were rescued from a property in rural Leitrim, where they were living “in deplorable conditions”.

# leitrim - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

€500,000 worth of cannabis plants seized in Leitrim

Two men have been arrested after Gardaí discovered the plants in two separate raids.

# leitrim - Sunday 27 January, 2013

From The42 Leitrim take Connacht FBD League crown with victory over Sligo GAA

Leitrim take Connacht FBD League crown with victory over Sligo

It was a first FBD crown for Leitrim with a battling effort at Markievicz Park.

# leitrim - Friday 25 January, 2013

Age Action: Legal clarity needed on Do Not Resuscitate orders

Age Action made the statement after Mulross Nursing Home was found to have DNR orders but without evidence that they had been discussed with residents or their families.

# leitrim - Monday 14 January, 2013

From The42 FBD League: Leitrim, Sligo and Galway maintain winning runs Connacht

FBD League: Leitrim, Sligo and Galway maintain winning runs

Sligo and Galway will fight it out for top spot in Section A while Leitrim lead the way in Section B.

# leitrim - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph Connacht

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph

Micheal Meehan was to the fore as the Tribesmen got their 2013 campaign off to a winning start in Tuam yesterday.

# leitrim - Friday 4 January, 2013

HSE takes control of Mullross Nursing Home

The move comes after HIQA cancelled the provider’s registration.

# leitrim - Friday 28 December, 2012

From The42 2012 Reflections: Gaelic Football Part 3 Looking Back

2012 Reflections: Gaelic Football Part 3

In the third of a six-part series, we look back on the football fortunes this year of Galway, Kerry, Kildare, Laois and Leitrim.

# leitrim - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Two women and man die in Leitrim house fire

The fire broke out in the early hours of this morning at house near Manorhamilton.

# leitrim - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Map, table: Ireland's 16,881 vacant homes

Ireland’s problems with unfinished housing developments have improved but new figures from the National Housing Development Survey outline just how many vacant dwellings there are and where the problem is worst.

# leitrim - Monday 5 November, 2012

Two men arrested in David Black murder probe released without charge

The two men were arrested last week in connection with the killing of the 52-year-old prison officer last Thursday morning.

# leitrim - Friday 2 November, 2012

Third arrest over murder of prison officer David Black

Gardaí arrested a man in Leitrim this evening in connection with the killing of 52-year-old prison officer David Black.

# leitrim - Monday 8 October, 2012

From The42 Club football round-up from Connacht and Ulster GAA

Club football round-up from Connacht and Ulster

There were county title wins yesterday for Mullahoran, Melvin Gaels and Curry while the SFC finalists are now known in Mayo and Down.

# leitrim - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Expenses, insurance and fire engines: The week in numbers

Which Irish county has the fewest same-sex civil partners? And how many times could Facebook fill Croke Park?

# leitrim - Monday 24 September, 2012

Less than a fifth of homes register for septic tank inspections in €5 window

The discount registration window shuts next Friday – with only a fraction of the 437,000 tanks registered at the lower rate.

# leitrim - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

In pictures: today's bizarre weather Unpredictable This post contains images

In pictures: today's bizarre weather

Forget about four seasons a year. We’re getting four seasons a day, it seems.

More than 1 in 10 business properties are lying empty

Almost 24,000 commercial properties in Ireland are vacant, with the highest rates found in Sligo and Leitrim.

# leitrim - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Planning applications down 19 per cent in 2012

Only three counties – Donegal, Sligo and Leitrim – recorded increases in planning applications.

# leitrim - Friday 20 July, 2012

From The42 Leitrim v Laois -- All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide GAA

Leitrim v Laois -- All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide

Last week Leitrim won a qualifier for the first time. Can they make it two on the trot against Laois in Carrick?

# leitrim - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

From The42 Mayo make one change for Connacht final Tweak

Mayo make one change for Connacht final

Enda Varley has been handed a starting role for Sunday’s provincial showdown with Sligo.

From The42 No underestimating Sligo, insists Mayo midfielder Barry Moran Into The West

No underestimating Sligo, insists Mayo midfielder Barry Moran

The Castlebar Mitchels man reckons Mayo are in for a battle at Dr Hyde Park on Sunday.

# leitrim - Sunday 24 June, 2012

From The42 You betcha! Check out the top three GAA wagers Sure Thing

You betcha! Check out the top three GAA wagers

Ewan MacKenna picks out his tips for today’s action.

# leitrim - Friday 22 June, 2012

From The42 Flashback: Leitrim beat Mayo in the 1994 Connacht SFC final Time Warp This post contains videos

Flashback: Leitrim beat Mayo in the 1994 Connacht SFC final

Leitrim’s victory masterminded by O’Mahony over his native Mayo was the greatest victory in the county’s GAA history.”

# leitrim - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Counties with lower incomes less likely to pay household charge

A comparison of household charge payments with CSO income data reveals a general correlation between payment and income.

# leitrim - Monday 30 April, 2012

Ulster counties lead table of household charge boycotts

Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan are among the counties with the lowest payment levels so far. Where does yours rank?

# leitrim - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties Where You Live This post contains images

Census 2011 reveals Ireland's fastest-growing towns and counties

We already knew that there were 4,588,252 people living in Ireland last year – but the latest batch of CSO Census data means that now we literally know where you live.

# leitrim - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant" Heartwarming This post contains images

Meadhbh McGivern: "One year on, life is absolutely brilliant"

The Leitrim girl who had a liver transplant operation after a transportation failure last year is fighting fit after finally getting her surgery.

# leitrim - Monday 16 April, 2012

The 9 worst councils in Ireland's planning system

An Taisce has rated planning systems in 34 city and county councils. Nine of them got an ‘F’ grade.

# leitrim - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

250 jobs saved with part-sale of MBNA in Carrick-on-Shannon

Bank of America sells off part of the MBNA business in Carrick-on-Shannon, saving 250 of the 650 jobs there.

# leitrim - Thursday 15 March, 2012

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden

The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.

# leitrim - Saturday 10 March, 2012

New York most popular St Patrick's Day trip for councillors Exclusive

We know that Government ministers are heading far afield to spread green greetings this week – but so too are local councillors…

# leitrim - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?