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Bill Likely of Kinlough, Co Leitrim, with the first salmon of 2018 in Ireland, caught on the river Drowes on a Black and Gold Rapala lure.

The first salmon of 2018 in Ireland was caught last Tuesday from the Point of the Meadow Pool on the river Drowes by fisheries manager Bill Likely fro(...)

Stroke patients Helen Cassells, Edward Blake and PJ Wymbs:  all benefited from mirror therapy. Photograph: Brian Farrell

PJ WYMBS, CARPENTER: FOUR WEEKS OF THERAPY CHANGED HIS LIFE PJ Wymbs was getting out of bed on the morning of April 1st, 2016, when he fell. He knew(...)

Since 1988 the National Lottery has raised over € 4.7 billion for community projects and individuals

The biggest national lottery prize ever won in Co Leitrim was collected on Thursday in Dublin by a syndicate from the north-west. They collected a ch(...)

The winning ticket was sold in Gowan’s Spar shop in Kinlough. Photograph: Google Street View

If the winner of Saturday night’s Lotto jackpot of €11,179,621 shared it equally with each of Leitrim’s population, everybody would get €351.58. It’(...)

Attending the opening of new angling facilities at Clare Lake, Claremorris, Co Mayo, from left: J Campbell, IFI; P Mahon, Mayo CC; Minister Michael Ring; R Cusack, M Butler and L Gavin, all IFI.

Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring recently opened the enhanced McMahon Park amenity at Clare Lake in Claremorris, Co Mayo. Fishin(...)

Lydia Branley, Largydonnell, Kinlough, Co Leitrim, leaving court yesterday after she settled her High Court action for €10  million. Photograph: Collins

A young woman has secured €10 million in settlement of her action over catastrophic injuries suffered when the car in which she was a front-sea(...)