Portlaoise Man Found Guilty Of Assaulting Limerick Prison Officer

A Portlaoise man has been found guilty of assaulting a prison officer at Limerick Prison after being caught with heroin in his cell. Trevor McAleer … Read More

Coveney To Bring Bin Charges Proposal To Dáil After Athlone Meeting

The Minister for the Environment will bring a proposal to the Dáil next week after meeting with waste disposal companies in Athlone over the bin … Read More

Drinking Water Restrictions In Place In County Laois

Households in the Ballinakill and Durrow areas of Co. Laois are being warned that there is a drinking water restriction in place. Irish Water says … Read More

Search Resumes For Missing Athlone Pensioner Kathleen Reilly

Searches are resuming this morning for a pensioner missing from her Westmeath home for almost two days. 74 year old Kathleen Reilly was last seen … Read More

Drinking Water Restriction Notice Issued For Parts Of Laois On Advice Of The HSE

Irish Water has issued a drinking water restriction notice for parts of Laois following the advice of the Health Service Executive. The affected areas include … Read More

Portarlington Murder Accused Told Gardaí He Stabbed Housemate To Stop Him Talking Gibberish

A man accused of murder in Co. Laois told gardai that he stabbed his drunk housemate ‘to shut him up’ from talking ‘gibberish’. 38 year … Read More

Man Appears In Court Charged In Connection With Garda Chase In Mountmellick

A man has been remanded in custody with consent to bail, charged in connection with a Garda chase in Mountmellick. Michael Ryan, with an address … Read More

Gardaí And Coastguard Helicopter Assisting In The Search For Missing Athlone Woman

Gardaí, the Civil Defence and the Coastguard Helicopter are assisting with the search for a missing woman in Athlone. 74 year old Kathleen Reilly was … Read More

Fine Gael’s Burke Says ‘Ceiling’ On Bin Charges Will Be Examined

Fine Gael’s Peter Burke says a price ceiling on bin charges will be examined by the Local Government Minister. Longford Westmeath deputy Burke’s comments follow … Read More

Midlands Simon CEO Says Funding Is Key To Housing Committee Measures

The CEO of the Midlands Simon Community says new measures being introduced by the Housing Committee must be properly resourced in order to deliver for … Read More

Body & Soul Music And Arts Festival 2016 Kicks Off In Westmeath

Thousands of revelers are making their way to Ballinlough Castle for this year’s Body & Soul Music and Arts Festival in Co. Westmeath. The three … Read More

Man Due In Court Following Garda Chase In Mountmellick Housing Estate

A man is due to appear in court today after his car failed to stop for Gardaí in Mountmellick yesterday. The 26 year old is facing … Read More

Mullingar And Tullamore Hospitals Record Highest Heart Attack Death Rates

The Midlands Regional Hospitals in Mullingar and Tullamore have the highest heart attack death rates in the country. A Department of Health report states that … Read More

Man Who Died In Castlejordan Farming Accident Named

The man who died in a farming accident near the Offaly – Meath border has been named. 64 year old Brendan Lucey of Clongall, Castlejordan … Read More

Cowen Says New Bin Rules Allow Companies To ‘Gouge’ Customers

Fianna Fail’s Barry Cowen says a loophole in new pay by weight bin charges is allowing companies to financially ‘gouge’ customers. The Party’s environment spokesperson … Read More

Witness In Karpov Murder Trial Delayed Mention Of ‘Knife’ To Gardai

A witness in the Alexander Karpov murder trial has agreed with defence lawyers that he did not mention seeing the accused grab a knife until … Read More

Westmeath Couple Collect Cheque Worth Almost €62,000 From Lotto HQ

A Westmeath couple have collected a cheque for almost €62,000 at Lotto HQ after they matched 5 numbers in Tuesday’s EuroMillions main draw The lucky … Read More

Minister Flanagan Expresses Shock At Killing Of British Labour MP Jo Cox

British Labour MP, Jo Cox, has died after being shot and stabbed in her West Yorkshire constituency. The 41-year-old mother of two – who was … Read More

Fine Gael’s John King Elected Chair Of Borris-in-Ossory Mountmellick Municipal District

Fine Gael’s John King is the new Cathaoirleach of the Borris-in-Ossory Mountmellick Municipal District following their AGM. He takes over the role from Fianna Fáil’s … Read More

HSA Investigating Death Of Man On Farm Outside Castlejordan

The Health and Safety Authority is investigating a death on a farm between Edenderry and Castlejordan. A man in his 60s was pronounced dead at … Read More

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