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#Carrickmacross

# carrickmacross - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Celtic fans pay tribute to late Monaghan teenager Aoibhe Byrne
# Celtic
# Celtic

Celtic fans pay tribute to late Monaghan teenager Aoibhe Byrne

Updated May 1st 2022, 3:00 PM 108,306 Views 12 Comments

A round of applause was held in the 14th minute of today’s match against Rangers in memory of the 14-year-old.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Gardaí seize €150,000 worth of suspected cannabis in Monaghan

Gardaí seize €150,000 worth of suspected cannabis in Monaghan

Oct 26th 2021, 10:55 AM 14,015 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene

# carrickmacross - Saturday 8 May, 2021

Two women and 7-year-old girl hospitalised following Monaghan crash
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Two women and 7-year-old girl hospitalised following Monaghan crash

May 8th 2021, 11:29 AM 19,552 Views 0 Comments

One of the women was airlifted to Tallaght Hospital in Dublin.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'A Lightning Rod': Anti-immigrant rhetoric, Ireland's Direct Provision system and Carrickmacross
# Co Monaghan
# Co Monaghan

'A Lightning Rod': Anti-immigrant rhetoric, Ireland's Direct Provision system and Carrickmacross

Oct 30th 2019, 12:05 AM 38,046 Views 0 Comments

The Co Monaghan town was the first to accommodate asylum seekers in emergency accommodation last year.

# carrickmacross - Monday 30 September, 2019

Ireland's first reverse vending machine allows people to recycle plastic bottles in return for 10c vouchers
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Ireland's first reverse vending machine allows people to recycle plastic bottles in return for 10c vouchers

Sep 30th 2019, 9:16 PM 48,193 Views 39 Comments

The machine is located in Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Woman in her 50s in serious condition after car crash in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Woman in her 50s in serious condition after car crash in Monaghan

Aug 18th 2019, 7:26 AM 15,802 Views 1 Comment

A female in her late teens and a man in his 40s were also injured in the incident.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Man in his 70s killed and another man airlifted to hospital following serious collision in Louth
# Diversions
# Diversions

Man in his 70s killed and another man airlifted to hospital following serious collision in Louth

Aug 8th 2019, 7:05 PM 16,492 Views 0 Comments

A 15-year-old was also taken to hospital following the incident.

# carrickmacross - Monday 18 March, 2019

Teenager to appear before special court sitting charged over 2016 Monaghan death
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Teenager to appear before special court sitting charged over 2016 Monaghan death

Mar 18th 2019, 9:21 AM 21,136 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old was arrested in Louth yesterday, and will appear in court this evening.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Gardaí seize €500,000 worth of counterfeit Toyota parts following search in Monaghan
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize €500,000 worth of counterfeit Toyota parts following search in Monaghan

Dec 18th 2018, 3:12 PM 24,391 Views 12 Comments

No arrests were made and investigations are ongoing.

# carrickmacross - Monday 3 December, 2018

Gardaí seize 320 cannabis plants at 'sophisticated' Monaghan growhouse
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Gardaí seize 320 cannabis plants at 'sophisticated' Monaghan growhouse

Dec 3rd 2018, 10:32 AM 14,063 Views 24 Comments

No arrests have been made in relation to the seizure.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car
# Castleblayney
# Castleblayney

Town in shock after popular local killed in incident where garda was dragged 500 metres by car

Nov 28th 2018, 4:56 PM 48,863 Views 18 Comments

Stephen Marron was assistant sacristan of the local parish and was driving a car which was crashed into by the car dragging the garda.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Woman (70s) dies after being hit by truck in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Woman (70s) dies after being hit by truck in Monaghan

Sep 27th 2018, 2:12 PM 13,407 Views 3 Comments

The incident took place on Main Street in Carrickmacross.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault
# Seamus Bell
# Seamus Bell

Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:59 AM 26,939 Views 0 Comments

Seamus Bell was assaulted outside Carrickmacross Garda Station following the christening of his twin daughters on 20 January. He had been hospitalised ever since.

# carrickmacross - Monday 22 January, 2018

Man charged over assault which left father of newborn twins in a critical condition
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Man charged over assault which left father of newborn twins in a critical condition

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:27 PM 103,422 Views 19 Comments

The 35-year-old is in a critical condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Man in his 70s killed as car collides with articulated lorry
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man in his 70s killed as car collides with articulated lorry

Nov 29th 2017, 6:21 PM 20,543 Views 13 Comments

The driver of the lorry was taken to hospital.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Man in his 20s killed after crashing into ditch in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Man in his 20s killed after crashing into ditch in Monaghan

Jul 9th 2017, 9:45 AM 15,374 Views 3 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# carrickmacross - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Gardaí appeal for video footage after man found unconscious on Monaghan street
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Gardaí appeal for video footage after man found unconscious on Monaghan street

Apr 8th 2017, 12:53 PM 26,743 Views 5 Comments

The suspect is believed to have fled the scene on foot via an alleyway off Main Street.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Healy-Rae says the people who gave the order to shoot cattle are 'a disgrace'
# Army
# Army

Healy-Rae says the people who gave the order to shoot cattle are 'a disgrace'

Jul 7th 2016, 2:41 PM 50,348 Views 193 Comments

Kerry TD Michael Healy Rae spoke in the Dáil today about about the shooting dead of five cattle in Monaghan.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Army shoot dead five cows as part of emergency culling in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Army shoot dead five cows as part of emergency culling in Monaghan

Jul 6th 2016, 6:12 PM 55,920 Views 148 Comments

It is understood that the animals were suffering from TB.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Garda investigation after man in 60s dies in 'suspicious' house fire
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Garda investigation after man in 60s dies in 'suspicious' house fire

Mar 24th 2016, 9:50 AM 15,688 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to the fatal fire, which they believe to be suspicious.

# carrickmacross - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Man charged after ATM ripped from supermarket
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man charged after ATM ripped from supermarket

Nov 7th 2015, 12:43 PM 14,818 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court today.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Man due in court after allegedly driving car into garda station and setting it on fire
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Man due in court after allegedly driving car into garda station and setting it on fire

Aug 23rd 2015, 4:30 PM 31,913 Views 33 Comments

The man was arrested at the scene.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Young man (19) killed in farm accident in Monaghan
# Construction Worker
# Construction Worker

Young man (19) killed in farm accident in Monaghan

Aug 12th 2015, 3:24 PM 19,908 Views 5 Comments

He was carrying out construction work at Carrickmacross this morning.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

'We want Bose to reconsider, closing this plant is going to hit the county hard'
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

'We want Bose to reconsider, closing this plant is going to hit the county hard'

Jan 27th 2015, 5:23 PM 16,267 Views 27 Comments

Siptu is meeting with senior management at the audio company to appeal for them to reconsider the closure of a Monaghan facility.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Shock in Monaghan as Bose closure sees 140 jobs axed
# Gone
# Gone

Shock in Monaghan as Bose closure sees 140 jobs axed

Jan 22nd 2015, 6:25 PM 23,188 Views 33 Comments

The company had been manufacturing audio systems in Monaghan since 1978, but will wind down and cease operations in April.

# carrickmacross - Friday 11 July, 2014

Two men die after cars collide on Monaghan road
# Roads
# Roads

Two men die after cars collide on Monaghan road

Jul 11th 2014, 1:06 PM 13,067 Views 5 Comments

Both men were declared dead at the scene of the crash in Carrickmacross.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Woman charged over crash which killed three-year-old boy
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

Woman charged over crash which killed three-year-old boy

May 7th 2014, 8:01 AM 24,807 Views 0 Comments

A 36-year-old woman who had been travelling in the car with the toddler was also critically injured in the collision with another vehicle.

# carrickmacross - Saturday 16 November, 2013

The stars at night, are big and bright, deep in the heart of...Monaghan?
# Look At The Stars
# Look At The Stars

The stars at night, are big and bright, deep in the heart of...Monaghan?

Nov 16th 2013, 3:31 PM 19,076 Views 49 Comments

Away from lights, the skies over Ireland can be spectacular, as this photo proves.

# carrickmacross - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Elderly man killed when his car and a truck collided in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Elderly man killed when his car and a truck collided in Monaghan

Aug 10th 2013, 8:21 AM 5,316 Views 4 Comments

The crash happened at Mount Lodge Demesne on the main Rockcorry to Shercock Road at around 5pm yesterday evening.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Two women arrested after €500,000 seizure of cannabis plants
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two women arrested after €500,000 seizure of cannabis plants

May 23rd 2013, 9:20 PM 12,649 Views 59 Comments

A cannabis growhouse was discovered in the outskirts of Castleblayney this evening.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Man still being questioned in missing person case
# Gerard Daly
# Gerard Daly

Man still being questioned in missing person case

Mar 12th 2013, 9:27 AM 7,791 Views 2 Comments

Gerard Daly, 43, was last seen by his partner at his home in Bailieborough, Co Cavan, on the evening of 26 June 2011.

# carrickmacross - Saturday 26 January, 2013

34-year-old woman killed in two-car Monaghan collision
# Roads
# Roads

34-year-old woman killed in two-car Monaghan collision

Jan 26th 2013, 5:54 PM 13,482 Views 10 Comments

Another four people – including two children – are injured, though not seriously.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

22-year-old becomes Ireland's youngest mayor
# New Mayor
# New Mayor

22-year-old becomes Ireland's youngest mayor

Jun 12th 2012, 5:01 PM 14,621 Views 49 Comments

Green Party councillor Darcy Lonergan says she hopes to bring social growth as the new mayor of Carrickmacross.

# carrickmacross - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Body of missing man Padraig Campbell found
# RIP
# RIP

Body of missing man Padraig Campbell found

Mar 29th 2012, 7:58 AM 7,603 Views 14 Comments

Padraig Campbell was last seen in Castleblaney, Co Monaghan, on 18 March.

# carrickmacross - Monday 26 March, 2012

Renewed appeal for missing person Padraig Campbell
# Missing
# Missing

Renewed appeal for missing person Padraig Campbell

Mar 26th 2012, 2:54 PM 3,124 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí in Carrickmacross say he was last seen on 18 March.

# carrickmacross - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Man due in court over James Hughes shooting
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Man due in court over James Hughes shooting

Dec 13th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,915 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old man who handed himself into Gardaí in Sunday will appear at Dundalk District Court this morning.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Man shot dead in Dundalk
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man shot dead in Dundalk

Dec 11th 2011, 10:07 AM 5,690 Views 2 Comments

A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting which happened outside a house in Dundalk early this morning.

# carrickmacross - Friday 26 August, 2011

Off-duty garda officer dies in tragic accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Off-duty garda officer dies in tragic accident

Aug 26th 2011, 8:44 AM 1,431 Views 5 Comments

The man, named locally as Adrian Martin, had been fishing with his son when he fell off a cliff in Co Clare.

# carrickmacross - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Cyclist dies after motorist failed to stop in Monaghan road collision
# Roads
# Roads

Cyclist dies after motorist failed to stop in Monaghan road collision

Aug 3rd 2011, 8:32 AM 1,014 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are investigating and have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# carrickmacross - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Man dies following early-morning Carrickmacross assault
# Assault
# Assault

Man dies following early-morning Carrickmacross assault

Jun 5th 2011, 9:34 AM 1,733 Views 0 Comments

A post-mortem is due later today after a man in his 20s died from the injuries sustained in a Co Monaghan assault.

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