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# sligo - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From The42 Sligo hold off stern challenge in Wicklow to advance in qualifiers Tough Going

Sligo hold off stern challenge in Wicklow to advance in qualifiers

The hosts in Aughrim never managed to take a lead, but looked to have momentum after drawing level with six minutes remaining.

# sligo - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Wish pubs would open on Good Friday? It could become a reality

A Fine Gael Senator, who is also a publican, thinks the current law is “a legacy of our past”.

# sligo - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Couple in their 80s hospitalised after car crashes into river

It happened at a bridge over the Boyle River in Roscommon at around 2pm this afternoon.

# sligo - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Now is finally your chance to buy that bank you've always wanted*

*Well, it’s more of the building that contains the bank instead of the actual bank, but still…

# sligo - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

New €85m research facility supporting 175 jobs opens in Sligo

The Taoiseach said it was a further vote of confidence in Ireland as a “leading location for investment for the life sciences sector”.

# sligo - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The42 Sligo undone by first-half OG as Shamrock Rovers move on up Rovers

Sligo undone by first-half OG as Shamrock Rovers move on up

Alan Keane’s own-goal decided the game and the Dubliners held on despite Gary McCabe’s late red card.

# sligo - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about a body found in Dublin, Brian O’Driscoll’s final farewell and a US soldier released by the Taliban.

34-year-old in critical condition after stabbing in Sligo

The man was found in Rockwood Parade at 10am this morning.

# sligo - Friday 30 May, 2014

The highest speed detected by gardaí today was 30km per hour over the limit

A vehicle in Sligo was found to be travelling 130km per hour in a 100 km per hour zone. Slow down everyone, it’s the weekend.

James Reilly denies there was conflict of interest in maternity services review

Senator Trevor Ó Clochartaigh said Noel Daly must “review his position” as chair of the West/North West Hospital Group after it emerged he co-founded the company conducting the review.

# sligo - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Newspaper misprint is hard on Sligo election candidate Give Him A Hand

Newspaper misprint is hard on Sligo election candidate

Something big is happening in Sligo.

From The42 'Keane is Magic' -- Check out this class illustration of our Robbie Tribute

'Keane is Magic' -- Check out this class illustration of our Robbie

Sligo-based illustrator Dan Leydon was asked by LA Galaxy to create the poster.

# sligo - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Irish Air Corps take stunning photos of Sligo from the air

They’ve done it again. The Irish Air Corps have captured more spectacular photographs of Ireland at its best.

# sligo - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Two arrested after man injured during disturbance at Sligo house

The incident occurred early this morning in Sligo and witnesses are being sought.

# sligo - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Woman dies in Sligo house fire

The 34-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# sligo - Thursday 27 March, 2014

From The42 Sligo claim Connacht Schools Senior Cup after tense final replay Schools Rugby

Sligo claim Connacht Schools Senior Cup after tense final replay

A late try from Jake Sexton, converted by Matthew Cosgrove, secured a 10th title for Grammar.

# sligo - Monday 17 March, 2014

1953 St Patrick's Day photo shows US soldiers preparing Irish-decorated bomb

The US Army soldiers – originally from Sligo and Dublin – were fighting communists in Korea.

# sligo - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Paul Rudd was basically stalked by the whole of Ireland Awkward

Paul Rudd was basically stalked by the whole of Ireland

He’s probably relieved to have gone home.

# sligo - Monday 10 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Paul Rudd/Peter Dinklage stag party has been on a week-long tour of Ireland Game Of Craic

The Paul Rudd/Peter Dinklage stag party has been on a week-long tour of Ireland

And we’ve got the pictures to prove it.

# sligo - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Man dies after 4x4 goes off the road and crashes in Sligo

The 50-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# sligo - Friday 21 February, 2014

Two men stabbed in afternoon street fight

The men are not thought to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

# sligo - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Man, 28, fell to his death in Sligo last night

Gardaí said they are not treating the incident as suspicious.

# sligo - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From The42 Quigley inspires Fermanagh to power past 13-man Sligo NFL

Quigley inspires Fermanagh to power past 13-man Sligo

The full forward ended the day with 1-8 and a big hand in Fermanagh’s second goal.

# sligo - Friday 7 February, 2014

Cannabis from Canada, cigarettes from Moldova... A busy 48 hours for the customs service

Six people have been arrested following a series of raids around the country.

# sligo - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Yes, Garth Brooks fans are queuing for tickets once again The Dance

Yes, Garth Brooks fans are queuing for tickets once again

I could have missed the rain…

# sligo - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

ATM ripped from bank wall using digger in early morning raid Hole In The Wall This post contains images

ATM ripped from bank wall using digger in early morning raid

The machine was discovered a short distance away soon afterwards.

# sligo - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The42 'Odds stacked against Connacht again but that's how we like it' - Sean Henry Heineken Cup

'Odds stacked against Connacht again but that's how we like it' - Sean Henry

The Sligo native believes his team can cause another Heineken Cup shock at Allianz Park on Saturday.

# sligo - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lidl in Sligo has a very uncomfortable special offer Fingers
Pics: Journeying into the abandoned mines of Ireland Hidden History This post contains images

Pics: Journeying into the abandoned mines of Ireland

The mines are visited by ‘urban explorers’ – but can be dangerous places.

# sligo - Monday 30 December, 2013

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Court for man who barricaded himself into parents' house

The incident took place at a house in Sligo on 28 December.

# sligo - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s been talking about the garda siege in Sligo, the aftermath of the storm and some bizarre revelations from the 1983 State Papers.

Gardaí exchange fire with man barricaded in parents’ house

The man has now been arrested and no one was injured in the incident.

# sligo - Thursday 26 December, 2013

From The42 7 of Sligo's best sporting moments in 2013 Achievements

7 of Sligo's best sporting moments in 2013

The Bit O’Red’s FAI Cup win and more.

# sligo - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Sligo garda raising funds for guide dog charity after mother's freak accident

Monica Wims lost her sight two years ago but her guide dog Guinness has given her back her independence.

# sligo - Friday 20 December, 2013

New dual carriageway will replace treacherous stretch of Sligo-Dublin road

The N4 Action Group had erected 30 white crosses along the 10km stretch to mark the number of deaths on the road in recent years.

# sligo - Friday 13 December, 2013

Rape Crisis Network: We should follow UK's lead and ban Tyson

The retired boxer — due in Dublin next March — has been banned from entering the UK due to a change in immigration laws.

# sligo - Monday 2 December, 2013

Irish Rail apologises after passengers have to stand in carriage aisles

Passengers who booked a seat online for this specific train, but did not get their seat, are entitled to a refund.

# sligo - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Sligo community hospital becomes latest to adopt smoke free campus policy

As part of HSE plans to roll out the policy to all hospitals by 2015, St. John’s Community Hospital will ban smoking on its campus next month.

# sligo - Monday 11 November, 2013

Lissadell House owners win long-running legal battle over rights-of-way

The Supreme Court has overturned an earlier ruling, which found in favour of Sligo County Council