Rose Ward (18), Connolly Park, Tubbercurry, who died on July 21st, 2007, had dropped in weight from more than 14 stone, Sligo Coroner’s Court heard.    Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A teenage girl, who died from pneumonia relating to anorexia nervosa, weighed just three and a half stone when she passed away at Sligo General Hospit(...)

A woman who expressed suicidal thoughts, and was twice admitted to a psychiatric unit at Lettekenny General Hospital (pictured), died by drowning hours after she was allowed leave the hospital, an inquest has heard. Photograph: Google Streetview.

The family of a woman died by suicide after being allowed to leave the psychiatric unit of Letterkenny General Hospital, said she had been failed by (...)

When poet Vincent Woods and singer Eleanor Shanley were growing up, St Columba’s Hospital in Sligo, a local psychiatric facility, was widely known as (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said Irish Water was “here to stay”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted he is “very happy” with the three-party strategy in the Sligo-Leitrim constituency, where outgoing TD John Perry was(...)

Theft took place at the Bank of Ireland, Teeling Street, Tubbercurry. Photograph: Google Street View

A 43-year-old man who used a stolen digger to smash an ATM machine containing over €124,000 out of a bank wall has been received a seven and a half ye(...)

A jury at Sligo Circuit Court took less than an hour to convict Bernard Quigley of Branchfield, Drumfin, Co Sligo, who had denied three charges in connection with the theft of an ATM from a bank. File photograph: Getty Images

A 43-year-old man who used a stolen digger to smash through a bank wall has been found guilty of stealing an ATM which contained more than €124,000. (...)

More than 500 protesters in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, march in support of nurse-led services at St Patrick’s Community Hospital, which have been downgraded. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Seventy-three-year-old Kathleen Moran from Drumsna, Co Leitrim, regularly gets up at 4.30am. As a result, her husband, Patrick, who is also in his 70s(...)

Independent MEP Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan has apologised in court to a Fianna Fáil politician for comments he posted on his Facebook page on the morning of the October 2014 Roscommon-South Leitrim byelection. Photograph: Frank Miller /	THE IRISH TIMES

Independent MEP Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan has apologised in court to a Fianna Fáil politician for comments he posted on his Facebook page on the morning of(...)

Just after 5am on January 29th, 2014, a digger was used to remove an  ATM from the front wall of a Bank of Ireland branch in Teeling Street, Tubbercurry, Co Sligo. File photograph: Getty Images

A stolen digger was used to rip an ATM out of the wall of a Bank of Ireland building in Tubbercurry, Co Sligo, two years ago , a jury heard on Wednesd(...)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin reading Easter 1916 by WB Yeats in Hargadons Bar, Sligo. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Even over Christmas, the regulars at Hargadons pub in O’Connell Street, Sligo refused to let Yeats down. The pub – which in 1864 opened its doors the(...)