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Last month
May 2023
# Crash
13-year-old boy killed after tractor he was driving overturned in Mayo named locally
The boy was treated at the scene at Scarduane last night but died in hospital this morning.
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Gardaí find €400k worth of cannabis herb at Mayo growhouse
Over 500 plants were seized at the premises in Ballinastanford, Claremorris.
# Clogher
Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.
# Routine Win
Cillian O'Connor hits five points as Ballintubber cruise into the Mayo county final
Diarmuid O’Connor and Allan Dillon also got their names on the scoresheet for Ballintubber.
# Lisduff
Two women and 7-year-old boy killed in Mayo crash involving truck
Earlier this morning, two people died in a crash on a dual carriageway in Cork.
# Assault
Trio charged with 'serious and prolonged' late-night Garda assault in Mayo remanded on bail
The attack, which happened on Easter Sunday, left one Garda hospitalised.
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Man in his 60s dies in early morning crash in Co Mayo
Gardaí want to hear from people who may have been in the area before 7am this morning.
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Two gardaí were attacked on the streets of a Mayo town last night
Three men have since been arrested.
# Wild Cocoon
This Mayo designer has won two awards for her handwoven, luxurious 'agriculture fashion'
“I think even born city-dwellers have almost unconscious muscle memory of life in rural Ireland. We all share it,” according to designer Deirdre Duffy.
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Woman dies after car collides with tractor in Mayo
The road between Claremorris and Balla is currently closed.
# Irish Water
Boil water notice lifted for almost 50,000 people in Mayo
It affected several areas including Castlebar, Westport and Claremorris.
# Mayo
Teenager due up in court in connection with fatal assault
The male youth has was arrested this morning.
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Man killed after two trucks crashed with car in Mayo
The male driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Woman airlifted to hospital after Mayo car crash
The woman’s car collided with a truck on the N17.
# ballycurrin
Post-mortem on body of woman found dead at Mayo house inconclusive
Results of toxicology tests are now being awaited.
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Woman's body discovered at house in Mayo
Gardaí are investigating.
# Roads
Pedestrian killed in morning road crash
The man was pronounced dead at the scene in Mayo.
# Winner alright
No it's not a photo, it's a 16-year-old's winning entry to an art competition
Mayo student, Shania McDonagh, is the overall winner of this year’s Texaco Children’s Art Competition.
# Bandwidth
Claremorris to become the first fibre town in Ireland
The service, which is expected to be completed by August, will provide all local businesses in the area with internet speeds of 250Mb/s (31.25MB/s.
# Sligo Baby
What are YOU doing for Christmas?
We might go to Balbriggan, or Dunboyne.
# Leaving Cert
Teacher of the Year labels the Leaving Cert 'cruel and unusual punishment'
Would Evelyn O’Connor like to go back and sit the exams again? Not a hope!
# Bomb Hoax
PSNI working with Gardai in bomb hoax investigation
Gardaí are now working with the PSNI in their investigation into the bomb hoaxes which caused evacuations in four different locations on Saturday night.
# Hoax
Four venues evacuated over hoax bomb warnings
Patrons of nightclubs in Tullamore, Galway, Ballinasloe, and Claremorris were evacuated at approximately 11pm last night.
# Mayo
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.
# Arrests
Two arrested over discovery of bomb-making equipment in Mayo
The components for bomb-making were recovered from a house in Claremorris on Saturday evening.
# Oh fliuch
Weatherwatch: It’s still raining, but there’s an end in sight
Karl Mehlhorn says a dry patch in the south-west will spread nationwide – but the weekend will still be showery.
# Road Death
Man killed in Mayo crash
The 38-year-old man was killed in a two-car collision on the N17.
# Courts
Could two Mayo publicans have exposed a gaping hole in Ireland's legal system?
Two Claremorris publicans escaped punishment for having punters on their premises after hours. But how?
Gardaí seize €400,000 worth of cannabis plants
Gardaí say the seizure was as a result of an ongoing operation targeting the cultivation of cannabis plants in the Mayo area.
# Crash
Gardaí investigate crash which leaves one dead in Mayo
The crash involved one vehicle and happened at around 9pm on Saturday night.