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# castlebar - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address

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

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

# castlebar - Saturday 16 March, 2013

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

Clarke returns in goal as Mayo prepare for Lillies

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

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

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

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

# castlebar - Sunday 3 February, 2013

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

Division 1 FL: Mayo defeat 14-man Kerry

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# castlebar - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

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

MacAuley: Ghosts of Castlebar still haunt Dublin

“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'

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

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

Match Guide: Connacht SFC - Mayo v Leitrim

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

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

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

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 This post contains images

# castlebar - Friday 17 February, 2012

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

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

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

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.

# castlebar - Thursday 22 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge WIN: Tickets to Imelda May in Mayo on New Year's Eve Win This post contains videos

WIN: Tickets to Imelda May in Mayo on New Year's Eve

The rockabilly princess plays the Royal Theatre in Castlebar on 31 December – and you could be there too.

# castlebar - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Barracks closures will not have major impact on local economies - minister

Junior defence minister Paul Kehoe says closing four rural barracks will help make the Defence Forces “more professional”.

# castlebar - Friday 9 December, 2011

Father's rape and torture of daughters was 'barbaric' says Minister

The harrowing case of a man jailed for life for the rape and torture of his four daughters highlights the need for legislation says a support group.

# castlebar - Monday 28 November, 2011

Taoiseach's mother Eithne Kenny laid to rest in Mayo RIP This post contains images

Taoiseach's mother Eithne Kenny laid to rest in Mayo

Mrs Kenny passed away last Saturday, aged 93.

# castlebar - Sunday 27 November, 2011

British-Irish Council Summit postponed as mark of respect

The council were due to meet tomorrow but have postponed the event following the death of the Taoiseach’s mother.

# castlebar - Monday 21 November, 2011

Man for court over garda station arson attack

A 25-year-old was charged yesterday after a “flaming object” was thrown in the Castlebar station’s public office.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know by 9am: Reports that dole could be cut, Mayo Garda station in firebomb attack, Robbie helps Galaxy to MLS glory, and the anniversary we’d rather forget

# castlebar - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Man charged over Castlebar Garda Station arson attack

No one was injured in this morning’s attack when a ‘flaming object’ was thrown in the garda station’s public office.

Man arrested after attack in Castlebar Garda Station

Two gardaí were on duty in the public office at the time were not injured.

# castlebar - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Government confirms closure of four military barracks

Military barracks at Mullingar, Cavan, Clonmel and Castlebar are to close, with 515 military and 25 civilian staff to be relocated.

# castlebar - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Man dies in Mayo road crash

The man was pronounced dead at the scene following a single vehicle crash this morning.

# castlebar - Thursday 29 September, 2011

90-year-old pedestrian killed in Mayo accident

The 90-year-old man was hit by a truck at Dooleague on the main Westport to Castlebar road. He died at the scene.

# castlebar - Friday 10 June, 2011

Connaught Telegraph staff go on strike over production plans

Journalists and other workers at the 183-year-old Mayo paper are protesting at plans to relocate production to Mullingar.