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#Roscommon

# roscommon - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Gardaí probe sudden death of woman found in Roscommon caravan

The woman was found this morning at about 6am.

# roscommon - Thursday 30 July, 2015

The dog "sentenced to death for barking" was never ordered to be put down

Of the two complainants who gave evidence, one said that she was a dog lover and asked that the dog not be put down.

# roscommon - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

People from the north-west and farmers are Ireland's worst tax offenders

A new report by the RTÉ Investigations Unit digs into the tax misdemeanours of the Irish public.

# roscommon - Monday 27 July, 2015

‘You will get a bullet before long you gay b*****d’ – TD reports sinister death threat to gardaí

The letter was hand delivered to Frank Feighan’s Boyle constituency office.

# roscommon - Thursday 23 July, 2015

'Privacy and dignity' breached at Roscommon nursing home

Residents had little privacy, and had to be helped long distances to access wheelchair-accessible toilets.

# roscommon - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Father in Roscommon ‘House of Horrors’ will spend less time in jail

He will now spend 11 years in prison, 18 months less than previously expected.

# roscommon - Monday 13 July, 2015

Another TD hangs up his hat: Frank Feighan won't be running for Fine Gael

He came under fire for backing the closure of the emergency department at Roscommon Hospital.

# roscommon - Monday 6 July, 2015

Shop workers threatened with knife in Saturday night robbery

Gardaí have recovered the weapon and a sum of cash.

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s Monday and here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# roscommon - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Thousands of people are FINALLY able to drink their tap water again

Alan Kelly says it’s thanks to Irish Water.

# roscommon - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Inter-county footballer in hospital after being injured on duty as prison officer

He was injured after intervening when one prisoner attacked another.

# roscommon - Monday 25 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Yes Equality Roscommon wrote a heartfelt Facebook post in response to the county's No vote Leave Roscommon Alone

Yes Equality Roscommon wrote a heartfelt Facebook post in response to the county's No vote

“As a result of this referendum, Ireland is already a kinder place.”

# roscommon - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result C'mon The Rossies

People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result

Leave Roscommon/South Leitrim alone!

# roscommon - Friday 22 May, 2015

'A shambles': Hospital being charged €6,000 a week for x-ray reading by consultants

The Saolta hospital group has failed to fill a vacancy that has been open since the beginning of this year.

# roscommon - Saturday 16 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Roscommon farmers sitting in a bath urging people to use their vote is oddly touching Jimmy And Jono

# roscommon - Monday 11 May, 2015

Roscommon men fined for illegally docking puppies’ tails

The practice is now against the law.

# roscommon - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Woman who dropped trousers at prison sues State

The woman says she felt humiliated after the incident – but prison officers say she was never asked to remove her trousers.

# roscommon - Monday 20 April, 2015

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours Roscommon This post contains images

Pics: Dozens of firefighters battle bogland wildfire for twelve hours

The fire was brought under control by midnight last night.

# roscommon - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Some Irish areas have been on boiled water notice for over six years

The EPA thinks Irish Water should act more quickly.

# roscommon - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Ireland's oldest man has died, aged 107

Michael Lambert passed away on Sunday night.

# roscommon - Friday 9 January, 2015

Workers threaten to strike over Roscommon Council's 'bullyboy tactics'

Up to 150 employees are unhappy with measures being implemented by the local authority.

David Coleman found safe and well in Roscommon

Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.

# roscommon - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Here are five projects worth catching as BT’s Young Scientist awards get underway

The next three days will see 550 projects go on display to the general public.

# roscommon - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's the lovely moment an Irish bride discovers her brother is home for her wedding Gotcha

Here's the lovely moment an Irish bride discovers her brother is home for her wedding

Paul Hunt secretly came back from Australia for his sister Anna’s big day. Ahhh.

# roscommon - Monday 22 December, 2014

'Shock' in Fianna Fáil as failed by-election candidate says Martin should go

The Fianna Fáil leader campaigned so much, people joked he should be allowed vote in Roscommon. But the party’s candidate says his presence cost him votes.

# roscommon - Friday 19 December, 2014

Outside 'cage' area of Roscommon psychiatry department "deeply stigmatising and unpleasant"

The “unpleasant” area is described as being “very small and concreted” with a “rusting shed for shelter”.

# roscommon - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

€60m is going to be spent improving local roads, did yours make the cut?

Eight counties have been lucky.

# roscommon - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The42 Limerick's Murroe Boher hit the right notes after winning All-Ireland Junior title Maestros

Limerick's Murroe Boher hit the right notes after winning All-Ireland Junior title

16 year-old Lisa Leonard led the on-pitch celebrations.

# roscommon - Monday 17 November, 2014

Teenager killed in Roscommon road collision

Another three men were injured in the crash.

# roscommon - Friday 14 November, 2014

Two men die in separate workplace accidents

Both incidents took place early this morning, one in Wexford and one in Roscommon.

# roscommon - Monday 10 November, 2014

Ireland's oldest man has died, aged 108

Luke Dolan passed away in his native Roscommon yesterday.

# roscommon - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Ghost estates: The diggers arrive to tear down another 'relic of the boom'

Another ghost is being banished, in Co Roscommon

# roscommon - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Did you add to last night's Halloween litter? This Senator wants you to be fined...a LOT

“Everybody is fed up with littering on our streets and at Halloween it happens on an industrial scale.”

# roscommon - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Young man killed after jeep hits car and crashes into concrete fence in field

The accident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# roscommon - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Chris O'Dowd slags local politicians as he accepts freedom of Roscommon Moone Man

# roscommon - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge O'Dowd making a US Moone Boy, but how did the Irish version go down stateside? Telly

O'Dowd making a US Moone Boy, but how did the Irish version go down stateside?

You can take the boy out of Boyle…

# roscommon - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Ming dynasty: Fitzmaurice upsets Fianna Fáil to take Dáil seat

Ming-backed turf-cutter Michael Fitzmaurice picked up transfers from all over the field to pip the FF candidate to the post.

"There was cattle to be moved": The winner of the 'Ming' by-election explains his late arrival

The country’s newest TD was busy on the farm, but he’s now arrived to a rapturous reception at the Roscommon count centre.

# roscommon - Monday 6 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Kite-flying and 'dirty tricks'

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# roscommon - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Broken promises and invisible candidates: Here's what we learned from last night's Prime Time debate

Someone ‘pulled a Ming’ and the issue of Roscommon Hospital just isn’t going away… Here’s what went down in the RTÉ studios last night.