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# ballina - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Man questioned over suspected arson attack on Michelle Mulherin's constituency office
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man questioned over suspected arson attack on Michelle Mulherin's constituency office

Jan 28th 2015, 8:58 AM 36,984 Views 146 Comments

Gardaí said there was minimal damage to the office.

# ballina - Monday 29 December, 2014

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas
# Deck The Train
From The Daily Edge
# Deck The Train

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas

Dec 29th 2014, 8:51 AM 3,707 Views 2 Comments

See, even a train carriage can supply Christmas cheer.

# ballina - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Priest who won property dispute with former partner 'taking time away from Church'
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Priest who won property dispute with former partner 'taking time away from Church'

Oct 19th 2014, 8:50 PM 32,256 Views 93 Comments

Bishop John Fleming said the news came as a “shock” to him.

# ballina - Saturday 27 September, 2014

2005 All-Ireland champions Ballina avoid Mayo senior football relegation
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

2005 All-Ireland champions Ballina avoid Mayo senior football relegation

Sep 27th 2014, 5:58 PM 5,496 Views 5 Comments

The county’s most decorated club saw off Westport today.

# ballina - Friday 29 August, 2014

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife
# Knife Attack
# Knife Attack

Woman turns up at Mayo school and threatens principal with a knife

Aug 29th 2014, 10:45 PM 83,607 Views 151 Comments

She was arrested in Ballina this morning.

# ballina - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Gavin Duffy reportedly a stand-out performer at Mayo GAA training
# Safe Pair Of Hands
From The42
# Safe Pair Of Hands

Gavin Duffy reportedly a stand-out performer at Mayo GAA training

May 14th 2014, 10:38 PM 16,848 Views 15 Comments

Could the ex-Connacht captain help James Horan’s side over the line this year?

# ballina - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Guy has burrito posted to Mayo from Dublin, eats it
# Burr-eatit
From The Daily Edge
# Burr-eatit

Guy has burrito posted to Mayo from Dublin, eats it

Apr 3rd 2014, 6:30 PM 9,526 Views 3 Comments

Godspeed, culinary scholar.

# ballina - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Body of missing man Padraic Sharkey found in Mayo
# RIP
# RIP

Body of missing man Padraic Sharkey found in Mayo

Feb 11th 2014, 5:34 PM 25,240 Views 13 Comments

The 61-year-old’s remains were recovered from the river Moy today.

# ballina - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Two men die as their cars collide in Mayo early this morning
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two men die as their cars collide in Mayo early this morning

Jan 1st 2014, 12:30 PM 29,106 Views 40 Comments

The men aged 43 and 47 years were pronounced dead at scene of the crash in Ballinahaglish.

# ballina - Monday 16 December, 2013

Roscommon man charged over Sarah Staunton murder
# Mayo
# Mayo

Roscommon man charged over Sarah Staunton murder

Dec 16th 2013, 7:47 PM 27,782 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old mother of two was found dead in her home in rural Mayo on Saturday.

# ballina - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel

Sep 8th 2013, 7:48 PM 31,865 Views 59 Comments

The deceased is a German national in his 20s.

# ballina - Monday 8 July, 2013

Searches for Kilkenny hotels up 529 per cent in June
# Tourism
# Tourism

Searches for Kilkenny hotels up 529 per cent in June

Jul 8th 2013, 4:43 PM 9,306 Views 36 Comments

Latest Hotels.com hot list shows increases for Killkenny, Slane and Ballina

# ballina - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Gardaí investigating large fire at Mayo business
# Mayo
# Mayo

Gardaí investigating large fire at Mayo business

Mar 26th 2013, 5:17 PM 10,856 Views 6 Comments

No one was injured in the fire but there was extensive damage to the premises.

# ballina - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Elderly woman dies after falling into a fire
# Mayo
# Mayo

Elderly woman dies after falling into a fire

Feb 6th 2013, 9:22 AM 13,322 Views 11 Comments

It is understood the 92-year-old fell into the open fire in her fireplace.

# ballina - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?
# THE Rankings
# THE Rankings

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,293 Views 45 Comments

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# ballina - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Man arrested over murder of missing Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins

Man arrested over murder of missing Sandra Collins

Dec 27th 2012, 8:58 PM 21,806 Views 20 Comments

It has been 12 years since Sandra went missing, after buying chips at a local takeaway in Mayo.

# ballina - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Column: Why I went to the hurling final (after boycotting for years)
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why I went to the hurling final (after boycotting for years)

Sep 29th 2012, 1:00 PM 189 Views 16 Comments

Former GAA president Dr Mick Loftus explains why he ended his self-imposed ban.

# ballina - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Four arrested after Shell to Sea protesters block convoy
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Four arrested after Shell to Sea protesters block convoy

Jul 31st 2012, 12:09 PM 10,754 Views 141 Comments

Photographer Niall Carson captured these images as events unfolded in Mayo after 9pm.

# ballina - Friday 18 May, 2012

Two killed in motorcycle crash in Mayo
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Two killed in motorcycle crash in Mayo

May 18th 2012, 2:48 PM 4,549 Views 17 Comments

A man and a woman were pronounced dead at the scene near Lacken.

# ballina - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Jan 4th 2012, 4:46 PM 4,204 Views 2 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

At the bar: Court sitting in Tipperary pub went 'very well' says landlord
# Courts
# Courts

At the bar: Court sitting in Tipperary pub went 'very well' says landlord

Jan 4th 2012, 1:34 PM 11,684 Views 18 Comments

O’Donovan’s Bar in Ballina, Co Tipperary played host to a district court sitting yesterday. The bar owner is hoping it’s the first of many.

# ballina - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Woman dies in Mayo house fire
# Mayo
# Mayo

Woman dies in Mayo house fire

Dec 11th 2011, 10:55 AM 2,099 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the blaze in which a 62-year-old woman died.

# ballina - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Tributes paid to mother and teenage daughter killed in car crash
# Roads
# Roads

Tributes paid to mother and teenage daughter killed in car crash

Dec 10th 2011, 6:09 PM 10,826 Views 18 Comments

Sandra Herbert, killed alongside her 14-year-old daughter Rachel, worked for the Road Safety Authority – whose chief executive said: “Our hearts are broken”.

# ballina - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Gardaí issue appeal over missing Mayo man
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí issue appeal over missing Mayo man

Oct 13th 2011, 5:47 PM 762 Views 4 Comments

Anthony Canavan, a 44-year-old man from Castlehill, has not been seen since last Saturday.

# ballina - Friday 19 August, 2011

Patient records from Ballina hospital found in bin
# Medical Records
# Medical Records

Patient records from Ballina hospital found in bin

Aug 19th 2011, 6:17 PM 572 Views 13 Comments

The HSE and Data Protection Commissioner have both launched investigations after patient notes were found in a bin in Ballina’s town centre.

# ballina - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth

May 21st 2011, 11:48 AM 765 Views 0 Comments

The man is not believed to have any connections to dissident republicanism. A viable device was discovered on board a bus on Monday prior to the Queens visit.

# ballina - Friday 25 March, 2011

Second man arrested in connection with Sandra Collins disappearance
# Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins

Second man arrested in connection with Sandra Collins disappearance

Mar 25th 2011, 8:48 PM 1,842 Views 3 Comments

A 58-year-old man has been arrested by gardaí in Mayo in connection with the disappearance of Sandra Collins, who was last seen in Killala, Co Mayo, on the night of 4 December 2000.

# ballina - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Woman's body recovered from Mayo river
# Mayo
# Mayo

Woman's body recovered from Mayo river

Mar 24th 2011, 5:30 PM 1,460 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s body was recovered one day after the body of a man – who had been searching for a missing teenager – was taken from the same river.

# ballina - Monday 18 October, 2010

Healthcare company to create 250 jobs in Ballina
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Healthcare company to create 250 jobs in Ballina

Oct 18th 2010, 3:03 PM 962 Views 0 Comments

Healthcare product manufacturer Hollister will invest €65m in a major expansion at its Co Mayo facility.