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# castlebar - Friday 12 July, 2013

Man due in court over Castlebar murders
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man due in court over Castlebar murders

Jul 12th 2013, 8:08 AM 6,877 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old will appear before Swinford District Court later this morning.

# castlebar - Thursday 11 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jul 11th 2013, 8:56 AM 7,358 Views 4 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Man remains in custody over Castlebar murders
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man remains in custody over Castlebar murders

Jul 11th 2013, 8:16 AM 6,968 Views 6 Comments

Castlebar is said to be in “total shock” after the brutal murders.

# castlebar - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Man arrested in connection with deaths of two Castlebar brothers
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man arrested in connection with deaths of two Castlebar brothers

Jul 10th 2013, 9:15 PM 15,415 Views 35 Comments

The bodies of two men were found at their home at New Antrim Street this morning.

Taoiseach condemns “savage murder” of two men he “knew well”
# Castlebar
# Castlebar

Taoiseach condemns “savage murder” of two men he “knew well”

Jul 10th 2013, 3:39 PM 30,348 Views 73 Comments

Two elderly brothers were found dead in Castlebar this morning. Gardaí are expected to give an update on the investigation later this afternoon.

# castlebar - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

GAA cut ticket prices for Connacht football finals
# Ticket Prices
From The42
# Ticket Prices

GAA cut ticket prices for Connacht football finals

Jul 9th 2013, 4:45 PM 2,713 Views 3 Comments

Stand tickets have been reduced to €25 for the clash of Mayo and London later this month.

# castlebar - Monday 1 July, 2013

‘Go London’ — Boris Johnson sends congratulations to London but won’t make Castlebar trip
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

‘Go London’ — Boris Johnson sends congratulations to London but won’t make Castlebar trip

Jul 1st 2013, 3:12 PM 14,700 Views 21 Comments

The Mayor of London sent his best wishes to The Exiles.

# castlebar - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Facebook threat to assassinate the Taoiseach investigated
# Threat
# Threat

Facebook threat to assassinate the Taoiseach investigated

Jun 11th 2013, 10:15 AM 15,404 Views 167 Comments

The threat appeared on a page campaigning for the saving of a hospital in Castlebar last Wednesday, gardaí have confirmed.

# castlebar - Friday 7 June, 2013

Young woman killed after car hits truck in Mayo
# Roads
# Roads

Young woman killed after car hits truck in Mayo

Jun 7th 2013, 3:07 PM 10,861 Views 5 Comments

The crash happened on the main Westport to Castlebar road this morning.

# castlebar - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Man in his 50s dies in two-lorry crash in Roscommon
# Roads
# Roads

Man in his 50s dies in two-lorry crash in Roscommon

May 11th 2013, 2:56 PM 7,769 Views 12 Comments

The accident occurred on the N5 between Ballinagare and Tulsk at around 5am this morning.

# castlebar - Monday 6 May, 2013

Teenager arrested after fellow teen stabbed in Castlebar
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Teenager arrested after fellow teen stabbed in Castlebar

May 6th 2013, 5:52 PM 13,598 Views 4 Comments

A man in his late teens was stabbed in Market Square, in the centre of the Co Mayo town, this afternoon.

# castlebar - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Mayo councillor calls for debate on banning hoodies to prevent crime
# Ban Hoodies
# Ban Hoodies

Mayo councillor calls for debate on banning hoodies to prevent crime

Apr 17th 2013, 11:27 AM 11,160 Views 96 Comments

Michael Kilcoyne said people from Castlebar have told him they have been “terrorised” by people in hoods.

Poll: Should the wearing of hoodies be banned to prevent crime?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the wearing of hoodies be banned to prevent crime?

Apr 17th 2013, 10:16 AM 19,645 Views 176 Comments

A town councillor in Mayo has called for a discussion on the issue as he believes criminals are getting away with crimes because their identities are hidden by hoodies.

# castlebar - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address

Apr 13th 2013, 8:33 PM 11,504 Views 169 Comments

The Sinn Fein leader said that “a real Labour Party” would not be in government with Fine Gael.

# castlebar - Friday 12 April, 2013

Abortion, all-Ireland football team and political broadcasts on Sinn Féin agenda
# Party Conference
# Party Conference

Abortion, all-Ireland football team and political broadcasts on Sinn Féin agenda

Apr 12th 2013, 5:05 PM 5,526 Views 52 Comments

More than 250 motions will be tabled at this weekend’s Ard Fheis

# castlebar - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Clarke returns in goal as Mayo prepare for Lillies
# NFL Division 1
From The42
# NFL Division 1

Clarke returns in goal as Mayo prepare for Lillies

Mar 16th 2013, 11:49 AM 871 Views 0 Comments

Ballintubber’s Cillian O’Connor — whose last inter-county appearance was in the All-Ireland final — is named among the replacements.

# castlebar - Friday 15 March, 2013

Gardaí appeal for information following shooting in Mayo
# Mayo
# Mayo

Gardaí appeal for information following shooting in Mayo

Mar 15th 2013, 4:18 PM 7,066 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s was shot at a house in Castlebar yesterday evening.

# castlebar - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Man shot in house in Castlebar
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man shot in house in Castlebar

Mar 14th 2013, 11:08 PM 15,817 Views 27 Comments

The man was brought to hospital and his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# castlebar - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Elderly woman dies after being hit by truck in Mayo
# Roads
# Roads

Elderly woman dies after being hit by truck in Mayo

Feb 14th 2013, 8:07 AM 5,479 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened on the Ballinrobe to Castlebar road yesterday afternoon.

# castlebar - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Division 1 FL: Mayo defeat 14-man Kerry
# Bright Start
From The42
# Bright Start

Division 1 FL: Mayo defeat 14-man Kerry

Feb 3rd 2013, 7:09 PM 1,561 Views 0 Comments

Jason Doherty and Michael Conroy shot a combined total of 0-9 as the Westerners triumphed in Castlebar this afternoon.

As it happened: Mayo v Kerry, Allianz FL Division 1
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

As it happened: Mayo v Kerry, Allianz FL Division 1

Feb 3rd 2013, 1:37 PM 9,162 Views 4 Comments

Kerry traveled to Castlebar to face Mayo in the last of this weekend’s Division league games. Here’s how it all unfolded.

# castlebar - Friday 25 January, 2013

Woman in her 20s dies in three-vehicle Mayo crash
# Roads
# Roads

Woman in her 20s dies in three-vehicle Mayo crash

Jan 25th 2013, 4:36 PM 14,392 Views 14 Comments

The woman’s car struck a minibus and a truck this lunchtime.

# castlebar - 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 18,301 Views 45 Comments

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

Man shot in petrol station forecourt in Castlebar
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man shot in petrol station forecourt in Castlebar

Jan 7th 2013, 12:39 PM 11,134 Views 18 Comments

The man was shot at around 4pm yesterday evening and has been hospitalised with non-life threatening injuries.

# castlebar - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Ian McKeever: Taoiseach's message of condolence recalls 'passionate' adventurer
# Tributes
# Tributes

Ian McKeever: Taoiseach's message of condolence recalls 'passionate' adventurer

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:23 PM 7,005 Views 10 Comments

Enda Kenny said McKeever was a passionate adventurer who was “driven in his belief that everybody can achieve their potential”.

# castlebar - Monday 17 December, 2012

1930s documents reveal state attempts to disband Fianna Éireann
# Fianna Eireann
# Fianna Eireann

1930s documents reveal state attempts to disband Fianna Éireann

Dec 17th 2012, 7:15 AM 6,391 Views 4 Comments

The republican youth organisation was viewed as grooming youngsters so that they would later become members of the IRA.

# castlebar - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Home help protest set for Taoiseach's Mayo office
# Home Help
# Home Help

Home help protest set for Taoiseach's Mayo office

Nov 25th 2012, 10:01 AM 4,221 Views 54 Comments

Workers and supporters will march on Enda Kenny’s constituency office in Castlebar to protest at home help cutbacks.

# castlebar - Sunday 4 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nov 4th 2012, 9:00 AM 12,477 Views 14 Comments

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# castlebar - Friday 12 October, 2012

MRSA superbug found on 23 newborn babies in Mayo General Hospital
# MRSA
# MRSA

MRSA superbug found on 23 newborn babies in Mayo General Hospital

Oct 12th 2012, 9:29 AM 5,921 Views 25 Comments

Around 23 newborn babies have been found with the MRSA superbug in Mayo in the past seven months.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Oct 12th 2012, 8:38 AM 9,241 Views 11 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# castlebar - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

MacAuley: Ghosts of Castlebar still haunt Dublin
# Dublin V Mayo
From The42
# Dublin V Mayo

MacAuley: Ghosts of Castlebar still haunt Dublin

Aug 28th 2012, 4:00 PM 965 Views 0 Comments

“We have to set that wrong right this weekend,” says Michael Dara MacAuley on Dublin’s league drubbing by Mayo last March.

# castlebar - Friday 29 June, 2012

Carlow, Nenagh, Castlebar, and Kilkenny to be among 'active travel towns'
# Travel
# Travel

Carlow, Nenagh, Castlebar, and Kilkenny to be among 'active travel towns'

Jun 29th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,331 Views 17 Comments

The government has given €4.5 million to nearly a dozen infrastructure projects which will aim to get more people cycling and walking in towns across the country.

# castlebar - Friday 22 June, 2012

Match Guide: Connacht SFC - Mayo v Leitrim
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Match Guide: Connacht SFC - Mayo v Leitrim

Jun 22nd 2012, 5:45 PM 900 Views 2 Comments

Mayo are bidding for their fourth Connacht final appearance in five years. Leitrim are bidding for their third Connacht final showing in 44 years. It looks like only one result in Castlebar on Sunday.

# castlebar - Friday 15 June, 2012

Calls for Olympic sized swimming pool for Mayo
# Mayo Swimming
# Mayo Swimming

Calls for Olympic sized swimming pool for Mayo

Jun 15th 2012, 4:27 PM 4,019 Views 37 Comments

Three quarters of the funding for €12.5m National Outdoor Pursuits Academy for Castlebar is already earmarked.

# castlebar - Monday 11 June, 2012

Two men in court over dissident Republican activities
# Mayo
# Mayo

Two men in court over dissident Republican activities

Jun 11th 2012, 4:48 PM 2,446 Views 3 Comments

The men were arrested after bomb-making equipment was discovered in a Mayo house over the weekend.

# castlebar - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Girl, 2, dies after being hit by caravan in tragic accident
# Tragic
# Tragic

Girl, 2, dies after being hit by caravan in tragic accident

Jun 5th 2012, 9:48 PM 10,181 Views 11 Comments

The tragic death happened in north Mayo last Saturday.

# castlebar - Thursday 31 May, 2012

To the polls: Enda, Gerry and Michael D cast their votes
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

To the polls: Enda, Gerry and Michael D cast their votes

May 31st 2012, 12:55 PM 3,973 Views 41 Comments

Democracy at play.

# castlebar - Friday 17 February, 2012

Renting new bases to replace barracks will save €1million – Shatter
# Barracks
# Barracks

Renting new bases to replace barracks will save €1million – Shatter

Feb 17th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,829 Views 27 Comments

The Minister said leasing separate training facilities in towns whose barracks shut down would cut costs significantly.

# castlebar - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Government looking for premises... in town where army barracks was closed
# Barracks
# Barracks

Government looking for premises... in town where army barracks was closed

Feb 8th 2012, 4:14 PM 6,599 Views 61 Comments

Alan Shatter has confirmed his department is advertising to rent another property in Cavan, whose barracks was slated for closure last year.

# castlebar - Friday 6 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jan 6th 2012, 7:58 PM 4,245 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: Some parents to lose child benefit; continued rows over pensions debacle; Ray Grehan bankrupt – in England – and all the other bits you may have missed.