Nolan Urges Government To Put Fairness First In Teacher Talks

Offaly TD Carol Nolan is urging the Government to put fairness first in its discussions with secondary teachers. Strike action is on the cards after … Read More

Son Of Murdered Portlaoise Prison Chief Says State Owes Family Justice

The Taoiseach is meeting for the first time with the family of a murdered Portlaoise Prison chief. Brian Stack’s widow and sons are at Government … Read More

Almost 70 Patients Without A Bed At Local Hospitals

Mullingar Hospital is among the most overcrowded in the country today. The INMO says 28 patients are on trolleys in the emergency department or in … Read More

Woman Taken To Hospital After Car Overturns On M7 Near Moneygall

The M7 has reopened south of Moneygall after a car overturned in icy conditions. A woman has been taken to hospital as a precaution following … Read More

Young Woman Killed In Meath Road Crash

A woman has died following a road crash in Meath yesterday. The car she was driving collided with a truck at Leggagh, Castletown in Navan … Read More

Snow And Ice Causing Dangerous Conditions On Midlands Roads

A Status Yellow weather warning for snow and ice remains in place across the Midlands this morning. Motorists are being warned to allow extra time … Read More

Brian Stack’s Family To Meet Taoiseach This Afternoon

The family of murdered Portlaoise Prison chief Brian Stack will meet the Taoiseach today. His widow Sheila and sons, Austin and Oliver, have accepted an … Read More

Election In North ‘Much Closer’ – Flanagan

The Minister for Foreign Affairs is urging all parties in Northern Ireland to protect the power sharing assembly. Charlie Flanagan is in Belfast today for … Read More

Moran Wants 5th Dáil Seat For Longford Westmeath

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran wants a fifth Dáil seat for Longford Westmeath. The Independent Alliance TD has made the recommendations to the Constituency Commission which has … Read More

Concern For Man Missing From Portlaoise

Gardaí are appealing for help in finding a man who is missing from Portlaoise. Forty-two year old Krzysztof Misztela was last seen leaving his home at Brocka … Read More

M6 Reopens Outside Athlone After Overturned Cattle Trailer Cleared

Gardaí say the M6 east of Athlone has been cleared after a cattle trailer overturned. The motorway was closed in both directions between J8 Athlone … Read More

‘Protracted Wait Times’ For Patients At Mullingar Hospital

Patients presenting at the emergency department in Mullingar Hospital are being warned of ‘protracted wait times’. Due to high numbers, management are asking the public to … Read More

€685k For Boy Who Suffered Head Injuries On Westmeath Building Site

A 14- year old boy who suffered a head injury when he fell ten feet from a scaffolding on an unattended building site in the … Read More

Inquest Hears That Midlands Teenager Died After Row With Brother

A teenager died of injuries he sustained in a row with his younger brother while watching a rugby match in the Midlands, an inquest heard. … Read More

Warning For Road Users As Cold Weather Hits

Road users are being warned to slow down this morning as the cold snap begins. Temperatures plummeted overnight with snow, ice and blizzard conditions expected … Read More

BAI To Make Recommendation On Celtic Media-INM Merger

The Broadcasting Authority have now been tasked with making a recommendation on the sale of local newspapers to INM. Concerns have been raised in recent … Read More

Athlone SPCA Warning Increased State Funding Needed For Survival

The Chair of Athlone SPCA says the organisation can only survive another year if state funding isn’t increased. €4,000 was awarded by the Government to … Read More

Every Effort Must Be Made To Keep Stormont Executive Says Flanagan

The Foreign Affairs Minister says every effort has to be made to stop the Stormont executive from collapsing, even if it seems likely. Laois Fine … Read More

Irish Rural Link Says Minister Should Explore Options For Viable Rural Transport System

The CEO of Irish Rural Link says the Transport Minister needs to explore options for a rural transport system that’s fit for purpose. It’s after … Read More

First Day Of BT Young Scientist Draws To Close

The first day of the BT Young Scientist and Technology exhibition is drawing to a close at the RDS in Dublin. Over 4,500 students were … Read More

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