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# castlebar - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Man accused of murdering elderly brothers didn't have mental disorder but was intoxicated, psychiatrist tells court
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Man accused of murdering elderly brothers didn't have mental disorder but was intoxicated, psychiatrist tells court

Jul 20th 2017, 2:54 PM 13,395 Views 0 Comments

Forensic psychiatrist Dr Brenda Wright began giving evidence for the State yesterday.

# castlebar - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'It will put us on the map': Castlebar shop owner thrilled at selling winning Euromillions ticket
# Jackpot
# Jackpot

'It will put us on the map': Castlebar shop owner thrilled at selling winning Euromillions ticket

Jul 11th 2017, 9:46 AM 18,811 Views 19 Comments

The winner of the €29 million jackpot has decided not to go public for now.

# castlebar - Friday 7 July, 2017

Mayo man admits killing elderly brothers but pleads not guilty to murder
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Mayo man admits killing elderly brothers but pleads not guilty to murder

Jul 7th 2017, 7:13 PM 15,209 Views 0 Comments

Alan Cawley has admitted to killing Thomas Blaine and John (Jack) Blaine in Castlebar in 2013.

# castlebar - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Trio charged with 'serious and prolonged' late-night Garda assault in Mayo remanded on bail
# Assault
# Assault

Trio charged with 'serious and prolonged' late-night Garda assault in Mayo remanded on bail

May 17th 2017, 8:13 AM 33,591 Views 0 Comments

The attack, which happened on Easter Sunday, left one Garda hospitalised.

# castlebar - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Mayo pensioner, found asleep in car with dog while engine was running, was six times over legal limit
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Mayo pensioner, found asleep in car with dog while engine was running, was six times over legal limit

May 2nd 2017, 5:40 PM 53,239 Views 56 Comments

72-year-old Michael Costello has been banned from driving for three years. He claimed to have pulled in after becoming “overcome with sadness”.

# castlebar - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Reilly to referee Mayo game for first time since controversial 2014 All-Ireland semi-final replay
# Man In The Middle
From The42
# Man In The Middle

Reilly to referee Mayo game for first time since controversial 2014 All-Ireland semi-final replay

Mar 28th 2017, 3:00 PM 39,112 Views 42 Comments

Reilly will take charge of the match between Mayo and Donegal.

# castlebar - Monday 13 March, 2017

WATCH: Otter visits Tesco in Castlebar
# Otterly Shocking
# Otterly Shocking

WATCH: Otter visits Tesco in Castlebar

Mar 13th 2017, 4:21 PM 51,815 Views 35 Comments

The animal is thought to have come from nearby Lough Lannagh.

# castlebar - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Gardaí in Mayo seeking public's help to trace man missing since 6 February
# Ronnie Maloney
# Ronnie Maloney

Gardaí in Mayo seeking public's help to trace man missing since 6 February

Mar 8th 2017, 4:31 PM 8,659 Views 0 Comments

Ronnie Maloney is described as 6’2″ in height, has short hair and speaks with an English accent.

# castlebar - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Mayo forward leaves senior squad due to work commitments
# Walking Away
From The42
# Walking Away

Mayo forward leaves senior squad due to work commitments

Feb 15th 2017, 10:29 AM 12,219 Views 14 Comments

Alan Freeman informed manager Stephen Rochford last Sunday.

# castlebar - Sunday 5 February, 2017

This takeaway in Castlebar got an urgent chip request from a 'downtrodden husband'
# Take Me Away
From The Daily Edge
# Take Me Away

This takeaway in Castlebar got an urgent chip request from a 'downtrodden husband'

Feb 5th 2017, 10:22 AM 11,702 Views 1 Comment

“The wife is going to kill me.”

# castlebar - Friday 20 January, 2017

A fruit-and-veg shop in Castlebar has a special deal on oranges to welcome President Trump
# Make Mayo Great Again
From The Daily Edge
# Make Mayo Great Again

A fruit-and-veg shop in Castlebar has a special deal on oranges to welcome President Trump

Jan 20th 2017, 7:15 PM 5,724 Views 2 Comments

“Really, truly, some great deals.”

# castlebar - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

What do you make of the new Mayo GAA jersey?
# The Green And Red
From The42
# The Green And Red

What do you make of the new Mayo GAA jersey?

Nov 30th 2016, 6:05 PM 15,772 Views 42 Comments

The launch took place today in Castlebar.

# castlebar - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'Disillusioned and concerned': Midwives to start industrial action over staff shortages
# Call The Midwife
# Call The Midwife

'Disillusioned and concerned': Midwives to start industrial action over staff shortages

Nov 29th 2016, 5:32 PM 8,182 Views 11 Comments

They have voted in favour of action up to and including the complete withdrawal of labour.

# castlebar - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Travellers protest in Mayo after Syrian refugee family accommodated in local authority house
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Travellers protest in Mayo after Syrian refugee family accommodated in local authority house

Nov 23rd 2016, 4:56 PM 45,792 Views 0 Comments

Up to eight members of the Traveller community have been protesting outside Mayo County Council this afternoon.

# castlebar - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Corofin avenge Castlebar defeats to claim extra-time win and reach Connacht senior final
# Tribesmen On Top
From The42
# Tribesmen On Top

Corofin avenge Castlebar defeats to claim extra-time win and reach Connacht senior final

Nov 13th 2016, 5:09 PM 5,083 Views 2 Comments

The Galway club are back in a provincial decider.

# castlebar - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Enda Kenny tells constituency colleagues he's not going anywhere
# Sticking Around
# Sticking Around

Enda Kenny tells constituency colleagues he's not going anywhere

Oct 11th 2016, 1:39 PM 4,908 Views 26 Comments

Kenny has in the past insisted he will not lead Fine Gael into another election.

# castlebar - Monday 3 October, 2016

Enda Kenny announces 100% fibre-optic broadband for his hometown
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Enda Kenny announces 100% fibre-optic broadband for his hometown

Oct 3rd 2016, 10:26 PM 24,724 Views 96 Comments

Castlebar, Co Mayo, is just one of 50 towns which will soon be benefitting from a super fast broadband network.

# castlebar - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo

Sep 14th 2016, 8:12 AM 5,805 Views 27 Comments

It affected several areas including Castlebar, Westport and Claremorris.

# castlebar - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Two men arrested after robberies at bookies in Athlone and Castlebar
# Baylough
# Baylough

Two men arrested after robberies at bookies in Athlone and Castlebar

Sep 11th 2016, 12:30 PM 16,950 Views 31 Comments

The man threatened staff with a knife in the Athlone incident.

# castlebar - Monday 5 September, 2016

A restaurant in Castlebar is making the most of the boil water notice
# Water Into Wine
From The Daily Edge
# Water Into Wine

A restaurant in Castlebar is making the most of the boil water notice

Sep 5th 2016, 9:55 AM 6,438 Views 0 Comments

“Can we get a jug of wine for the table please? Tap wine is fine”.

# castlebar - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Mayo councillor objects to Educate Together, calling its schools 'elitist'
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Mayo councillor objects to Educate Together, calling its schools 'elitist'

Aug 17th 2016, 5:24 PM 34,277 Views 199 Comments

The school is due to open in September, with seven children already enrolled.

# castlebar - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Mother to wait 11 months for 'early intervention' appointment for daughter with autism
# Mayo
# Mayo

Mother to wait 11 months for 'early intervention' appointment for daughter with autism

May 29th 2016, 2:01 PM 30,575 Views 54 Comments

Waiting lists for occupational and speech therapy appointments are at breaking point around the country.

# castlebar - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Garda stabbed while making an arrest awarded €1.1 million in damages
# Westport
# Westport

Garda stabbed while making an arrest awarded €1.1 million in damages

May 12th 2016, 5:38 PM 29,160 Views 60 Comments

It is believed to be a record award.

# castlebar - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Ballyboden breakthrough, Dublin veterans glory and Durcan back from Qatar
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

Ballyboden breakthrough, Dublin veterans glory and Durcan back from Qatar

Mar 17th 2016, 7:21 PM 13,024 Views 10 Comments

A look at the talking points from today’s club football decider.

All-Ireland club football glory for Ballyboden with 13-point win over Castlebar
# Kingpins
From The42
# Kingpins

All-Ireland club football glory for Ballyboden with 13-point win over Castlebar

Mar 17th 2016, 5:36 PM 9,908 Views 9 Comments

The Dublin side laid the foundations for victory in the first-half.

# castlebar - Sunday 13 March, 2016

9 reasons why Ballina is way, way better than Castlebar
# Shots Fired
From The Daily Edge
# Shots Fired

9 reasons why Ballina is way, way better than Castlebar

Mar 13th 2016, 6:00 PM 19,769 Views 8 Comments

The battle of Mayo’s biggest towns.

# castlebar - Sunday 28 February, 2016

'Up Fianna Fáil, we're back!': How the party reclaimed 'Fine Gael country'
# A Weekend In Mayo
# A Weekend In Mayo

'Up Fianna Fáil, we're back!': How the party reclaimed 'Fine Gael country'

Feb 28th 2016, 11:00 PM 23,623 Views 81 Comments

The recovery that happened wasn’t the one Fine Gael had in mind.

# castlebar - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Re-elected Enda Kenny: "Democracy is always exciting - but merciless"
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Re-elected Enda Kenny: "Democracy is always exciting - but merciless"

Feb 27th 2016, 9:29 PM 20,901 Views 60 Comments

Kenny admits FG-Lab coalition is out but won’t be pressed on linking with Fianna Fáil.

# castlebar - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Enda Kenny hits out at 'All Ireland champion whingers' in his constituency of Castlebar
# Ouch
# Ouch

Enda Kenny hits out at 'All Ireland champion whingers' in his constituency of Castlebar

Feb 21st 2016, 12:48 PM 46,522 Views 226 Comments

The Taoiseach made the comments at a rally in Mayo yesterday evening.

# castlebar - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Poll: Who do you think will win the All-Ireland senior club football title?
# Crystal Ball
From The42
# Crystal Ball

Poll: Who do you think will win the All-Ireland senior club football title?

Feb 9th 2016, 5:30 PM 8,457 Views 6 Comments

The semi-finals take place next Saturday.

# castlebar - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Dublin edge out Mayo in Division 1 dogfight in Castlebar
# Points In The Bag
From The42
# Points In The Bag

Dublin edge out Mayo in Division 1 dogfight in Castlebar

Feb 6th 2016, 9:35 PM 14,111 Views 38 Comments

A two-point win for Jim Gavin’s side tonight.

# castlebar - Sunday 6 December, 2015

15 of the most Mayo things that have ever happened
# Up Mayo Wherever You Go
From The Daily Edge
# Up Mayo Wherever You Go

15 of the most Mayo things that have ever happened

Dec 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,974 Views 3 Comments

All together now! WHERE THE OCEAN KISSES IRELAND…

# castlebar - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'Abandoned, remote and neglected': This is the school Educate Together don't want to use
# Mayo
# Mayo

'Abandoned, remote and neglected': This is the school Educate Together don't want to use

Aug 27th 2015, 7:54 AM 31,910 Views 95 Comments

Educate Together says the school is not suitable as it is too far from the town.

# castlebar - Monday 17 August, 2015

Man arrested over stabbing at Mayo house
# Early Hours
# Early Hours

Man arrested over stabbing at Mayo house

Aug 17th 2015, 9:45 PM 23,538 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí in Ballina are investigating.

# castlebar - Monday 10 August, 2015

'They came to Castlebar in the league and gave us a whipping' - Mayo wary of Dubs challenge
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

'They came to Castlebar in the league and gave us a whipping' - Mayo wary of Dubs challenge

Aug 10th 2015, 1:18 PM 7,069 Views 14 Comments

League memories remain fresh for Mayo ahead of championship battle.

# castlebar - Saturday 1 August, 2015

'Our hearts are broken, tears are falling like rain': Tributes paid to Melissa Patterson
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

'Our hearts are broken, tears are falling like rain': Tributes paid to Melissa Patterson

Aug 1st 2015, 8:38 PM 43,001 Views 9 Comments

The 18-year-old died in a car crash in Mayo on Thursday.

# castlebar - Friday 31 July, 2015

Teenage girl dies after being knocked down in Mayo
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Teenage girl dies after being knocked down in Mayo

Jul 31st 2015, 7:40 AM 39,585 Views 17 Comments

The incident happened around 5.30 pm yesterday evening.

# castlebar - Monday 29 June, 2015

Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking
# Mayo
# Mayo

Fire inside Mayo General Hospital may have been caused by someone smoking

Jun 29th 2015, 9:58 AM 15,102 Views 6 Comments

Leo Varadkar has asked for a full report into the incident.

# castlebar - Monday 8 June, 2015

Enda Kenny will be opening a bottle bank today
# No Bottler
# No Bottler

Enda Kenny will be opening a bottle bank today

Jun 8th 2015, 7:30 AM 13,005 Views 92 Comments

No, seriously.

# castlebar - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Protesters 'forcibly' removed from Mayo repossession hearing
# Court Battle
# Court Battle

Protesters 'forcibly' removed from Mayo repossession hearing

May 26th 2015, 5:01 PM 32,968 Views 7 Comments

A video shows gardaí attempting to remove protesters from the County Registrar’s Court in Castlebar.