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Numbers on trollies down to 11 at Our Lady of Lourdes
The HSE released a statement yesterday saying: "Further to the significant surge in attendances and admissions over the last 36 hours, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda has confirmed that, this morning, there are 15 admitted patients in the Emergency Department waiting for hospital beds.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
St. Patrick's Day Parade highlights heritage
He named the railroad depot that serviced the foundry after his home town. "Dundalk" later became the name of the nearby community founded in 1916 to house Bethlehem Steel workers.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Care given to elderly woman investigated
A garda spokesman confirmed that they were alerted by medical staff who were concerned about the woman's condition on her admission to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.
Irish Independent article correction
On the 11th and 13th of March 2013, the Irish Independent published articles in relation to the conviction of Drew Morgan for assault of Mr Derek Bradley at Dundalk District Court and the public interest investigation launched by The Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission following comments made by Judge Alan Mitchell .
Cunningham joins SF ticket in Ardee area
Sinn Fein has announced that a second candidate has been selected to run for the Ardee electoral area in the local government elections to be held in May this year.
Confusion reigns over plans for velodrome in Dundalk
Confusion reigns after conflicting reports emerged at the weekend that Ireland's first velodrome could be located in Dublin, while An Taoiseach Enda Kenny claimed the cycling facility was being built in Dundalk.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Fyffes becomes top banana after merger with rival
From left: Charles and Neil McCann. Charles first joined forces with Fyffes in 1902.
Giro d'Italia organisers visit town and are impressed by our plans
Pat O Shaughnessy Chairman Cuchullain CC with Frank Pentony Town Clerk and the Giro D ,Italia delergation in town on thurday morning The Giro d'Italia route through Dundalk has been finalised following a visit by Irish organiser Darach McQuaid of Shadetree Sports, along with his Italian colleagues and event organisers.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Fire death tragedy
AN elderly woman who lost her life in a house fire had managed to activate a panic button to alert her neighbours before the flames took hold.
Crew uninjured as wheel falls off ambulance
The Health Service Executive has said there was no patient on board an ambulance that lost a wheel in the early hours of yesterday morning.
"I'm applying for permanent residency"
In this weeks Across the Water, Martin Grant talks to Julie Morgan, originally from Proleek, Ravensdale, now living in Brisbane, Australia.
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Adams backs Elverys workers
Sinn FA©in Louth TD and Party President Gerry Adams has called on the government to make every effort to secure almost 700 jobs in Elverys Sports, including those in its two stores in Dundalk and Drogheda.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Gardai renew appeal for witnesses to brutal assault on publican
Gardai are appealing for witnesses to a brutal assault on Dundalk bartender, Lawrence McGeown, who is in a "serious" condition in hospital following the attack on the Castletown Road last Friday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Ardee fire claims life of thirty-year-old man
The tragic death of a thirty-year-old man in the fire that engulfed Finlay's casket plant at Tierney Street Ardee on Monday evening, has caused widespread shock and sadness in the town.
Inquiry after Louth attack leaves man critical
Garda in Dundalk have begun a criminal investigation following an assault on a 63-year-old man in a pub in the Co Louth town last Friday.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Soulful Stephanie makes her debut
Stephanie McCourt, who is based in London, recently signed with record label Unstoppable Music Group and is currently finishing her debut EP Stephanie is the granddaughter of life long Dundalk FC fan Jim Mc Court and her father is Christopher McCourt who moved to London over 20 years ago.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Dundalk novel provoking reaction in literary world
Co-founder and former owner of the Spirit Store and the Beer Keeper in Dundalk, Mark Mulholland's first novel A Mad and Wonderful Thing is due to be published next month.
Rotary Club's annual breakfast morning fundraiser
The Rotary Club of Dundalk will hold their annual charity fundraiser breakfast morning in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk on 4 March from 7.30am-10.30am.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Ardee pay-parking scrapped, but some county councillors ask, why
Ardee pay-parking has been officially scrapped, but not without some hesitation from county councillors from outside the mid-Louth area.
Ice hockey community mourn loss of Andrejs Maiskis
Members of the Dundalk ice hockey community gathered in Kildare at the weekend to mourn the passing of Andrejs Maisaks.