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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Co Monaghan

This year
School says community in 'deep shock' as two teenagers killed in crash before debs in Monaghan
Two other teenagers and a 60-year-old man have been hospitalised.
The incident happened at 6.45pm yesterday evening, on the N54 road in Legnakelly.
The Largy College school principal said the news has been met with "profound sadness and grief".
Sinn Féin TD for Cavan-Monaghan Matt Carthy said it was “horrendous, heart-wrenching” news.
Two teenage girls killed and three hospitalised after crash before debs ball in Monaghan
Gardaí are currently at the scene of the crash that occurred at 6.45pm this evening.
Last year
Gardaí probing links between stabbing and fatal road crash in Co Monaghan
It’s believed that the two deaths are connected.
Man arrested and €580K worth of cannabis seized in Co Monaghan
A man aged in his 60s is to appear before a sitting of Monaghan District Court tomorrow.
Man (40s) dies following collision between car and motorbike
The incident occurred earlier today.
All time
Man (20s) dies after two cars crash in Co Monaghan
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident near Castleblaney this morning.
Family and gardaí renew appeal on 10th anniversary of man (20) killed in hit-and-run
Fintan Traynor was walking home after a night out on 26 June 2011 when he was struck by a car.
24-year-old man missing from Co Monaghan found safe and well
Tautvydas Audiejaitis has been found.
Man charged over fire at Co Monaghan garda station in 2019
The incident happened at Emyvale Garda Station in the early hours of Monday, 28 October 2019.
'A Lightning Rod': Anti-immigrant rhetoric, Ireland's Direct Provision system and Carrickmacross
The Co Monaghan town was the first to accommodate asylum seekers in emergency accommodation last year.
A heightened sense of Brexit 'WTF' in Clones
Locals in Clones, at the border with Co Fermanagh, say there’s huge concern at the possible disruption to daily life.
Some schools have closed today because of heavy snowfall and icy road conditions
A Status Yellow snow and ice warning was issued for the whole country until 3am last night.
'The Disappeared' detective hopeful of new search for Columba McVeigh next year
Columba McVeigh was 17 when he was kidnapped and killed in November 1975.
Woman arrested at Dublin Airport over 2012 road death
The woman, aged in her 20s, is due to appear before court this morning.
Man arrested in connection to murder of Irene White in 2005
White was found fatally stabbed in her home.
Castle Leslie owner Sir John 'Jack' Leslie has died aged 99
The popular baronet passed away in his sleep.
Eureka! There's gold in them Co Monaghan hills
Ireland’s first commercial gold mine being planned along 50km “gold trend” from Cavan to Armagh.
Man killed as motorbike and car collide in Monaghan
The 29-year old died at the scene. The two occupants of the car were uninjured.
Man still being questioned in missing person case
Gerard Daly, 43, was last seen by his partner at his home in Bailieborough, Co Cavan, on the evening of 26 June 2011.
Minister Varadkar travels by bog-snorkel in Monaghan
The Minister officially opened the fourth annual Irish Bog Snorkelling event at the weekend. The event raised almost €4,000 for a local child’s cancer treatment.
Man seriously injured in Co Monaghan collision
Three men were in a van when it crashed last night.
Revenue uncovers oil laundering plant in Co Monaghan
The plant was operating when gardaí searched the premises, and represented a potential loss to the Exchequer of around €7.5m per year.
22-year-old becomes Ireland's youngest mayor
Green Party councillor Darcy Lonergan says she hopes to bring social growth as the new mayor of Carrickmacross.
Customs truck carrying fuel laundering evidence hijacked and set alight
Driver took a wrong turn into south Armagh, where the truck was hijacked and subsequently set alight yesterday evening.
In photos: Customs officials uncover fuel laundering plant in Co Monaghan
Almost 40,000 litres of laundered fuel were found by customs officers and armed gardaí at the large plant in Castleblayney.