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'Freezin The Story of the Snow Queen' opened earlier this week in Castleblayney!

Founder of the Born 2 Preform Stage School joined us in studio o...

 

Mairead McGuinness failed to clinch her partys nomination

Antonio Tajani was elected as the EPP’s nominee to replace cur...

 

Monaghan actress nominated for a prestigious Golden Globe Award

Tydavnet native Catriona Balfe was nominated for her role in the...

 

The new Omniplex cinema in Monaghan town will open its doors this Friday

The cinema - located in the Monaghan Town Retail Park - will con...

 

US Ambassador Kevin O'Malley on his visit to Cavan and Monaghan

US Ambassador Kevin O'Malley speaking to Eddie Butler on his vis...

 

New network being set up in Monaghan for women who have experienced a forced adoption, or spent time in a mother and baby home

It's the first group of its kind in this region. Sharon McGuiga...

 

The Ballybay Enterprise town took place on Saturday!

Ballybay is the second town in Co Monaghan to be chosen to host ...

 

Wider View - Small Business

Patricia Callan talks to Tessa Fleming on the Wider View about s...

 

AS REQUESTED:Taoiseach has said he'll consider a public inquiry into the death of a Monaghan man in 2011

Shane O'Farrell lost his life when he was hit by a car on the N2...

 

Over 1400 second level students to attend a Careers Fair in Monaghan today

The event is organised by Cavan and Monaghan Education and Train...

 

5 Capital Grants awarded to youth projects in local towns

Ballyjamesduff, Clones, Castleblayney and Carrickmacross will al...

 

AS REQUESTED: Kingscourt company announces €1.5 million investment in its facility

Gyproc is to offer a plasterboard recycling service to its const...

 

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: Monaghan woman Janette McCormack tells of her loss

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims is being c...

 

Castleblayney man tells of the devastation after Sunday's earthquake in New Zealand

New Zealand was hit by hundreds of aftershocks after a second st...

 

MSPCA highlight issues surrounding animal welfare and the work they do on a daily basis

The MSPCA, located just outside Emyvale have this year been cele...

 

AS REQUESTED:Taoiseach has said he'll consider a public inquiry into the death of a Monaghan man in 2011

Shane O'Farrell lost his life when he was hit by a car on the N2...

 

Award-winning Monaghan author to launch her latest children's book tomorrow

Emer Conlon's first book - 'The Adventures of Tim the Tipper in ...

 

Donald Trump's been elected US President

Tessa Fleming was out on the streets of Monaghan on Wednesday mo...

 

A young dancer from County Monaghan hand selected to perform on stage with Justin Bieber tonight!

Conal McMahon who is part of the Born to Perform Stage School wa...

 

Students in Largy College in Clones take a stand against the Minister for Health

Students in the school are organising a petition to be sent to t...

 

500 schools shut today as secondary teachers go on strike

The ASTI union wants equal pay for new staff, who're getting le...

 

AS REQUESTED: How can we make our children smarter using the arts?

The First All-Ireland arts conference for the childhood sector i...

 

'There is a real chance to ban fracking in Ireland'

Fracking has been being looked at as an option in areas is like ...

 

Saint Louis fundraising fashion show featuring Northern Sound

Caoimhe Flanagan from Saint Louis Secondary School speaking to T...

 

World Mental Health Day - Oct 10th

Hazel from See Change talks about World Mental Health day on Oct...

 

AS REQUESTED: Neven Maguire cooks up a storm in Botha County Fermanagh

On Wednesday 28th September, celebrity chef Neven Maguire gave a...

 

St Aidan's Comprehensive School in Cootehill is celebrating 50 years this weekend

Over the next 3 days, past pupils and past staff are being welco...

 

Cavan and Monaghan have higher rates of suicide than the national average

That's according to Emer Mulligan - the Suicide Prevention Offic...

 

Bank of Ireland's Enterprise Town initiative is visiting Clones this weekend

70 exhibitors will display their products and services, with gue...

 

‘From history to hope’ - 100 years of change in mental health from the dark asylum days of the Victorian era

Solas drop-in center on the campus of St Davnet’s Hospital in ...

 

While Budget 2017 has been announced - this morning people in Monaghan were telling us what they wanted included in Budget 2017

While Budget 2017 has been announced - this morning people in Mo...

 

The 10th National Women's Enterprise Day is taking place later this month in County Cavan

It’s the first time that a national Women’s Enterprise Day e...

 

Martin Kruger speaks out about his Parkinsons

Martin - who lives in County Monaghan - was diagnosed with Parki...

 

"It's too expensive for property developers to build"

So says Harry Dwyer of Moneycare in Monaghan town after new figu...

 

Are you looking for ways to raise money for your club? Is there a project your community group needs funding for?

Clann Credo is Ireland's leading Community Loan Finance Provider...

 

How easy is it too learn another language?

According to Aine Ni Shúilleabháin - it not all that difficult...

 

Bishop Liam MacDaid has stepped down as Bishop of Clogher

The Donegal native announced at the weekend that Pope Francis ha...

 

LOCAL REACTION: Gardaí threaten to go on strike

Rank and file officers in Cavan and Monaghan are among those cur...

 

People of all ages who returned to education graduate at a ceremony in Cavan

People of all ages who returned to education graduate at a cerem...

 

2016 marks the end when students will receive their Junior Cycle results in their current form

English being the first subject to be assessed under the new Fra...

 

Over €30 million in funding has been announced for 193 new social houses in County Monaghan

The announcement was made today by Minister for Arts, Heritage, ...

 

Future of the Cavan and Monaghan Mushroom industry is uncertain as crisis sets in

The mushroom industry is facing falling prices and competition f...

 

On Monday it was World Contraception Day

A campaign has been launched recently which focuses on the stres...

 

Hundreds of people of all ages who returned to education will graduate in Cavan this evening

Over 500 learners completed the part-time courses through the Ca...

 

Its day three of the inquest into the death of a baby at Cavan General Hospital

Its day three of the inquest into the death of a baby at Cavan G...

 

It's the second day of an inquest into the death of a baby at Cavan General Hospital.

The inquest into Conor Whelan's death at Cavan General opened ye...

 

Local first time buyers locally need “average” salaries to buy a house

Cavan and Monaghan are among the counties with the lowest averag...

 

Monaghan woman will sing the National Anthem at this year's Ladies All-Ireland Final

Caitriona Sherlock from Tydavnet in North Monaghan entered the L...

 

What can we do to help on World Suicide Prevention Day

Caroline McGuigan from Suicide or Survive speaking to Eddie Butl...

 

Seán McCaffrey live from the Cannonball run

Seán McCaffrey reporting live from the Cannonball Run's lunch s...

 

What kind of work does VSO Ireland do to help those in need?

Kate O'Donnell from VSO Ireland speaking to Eddie Butler about t...

 

What does Youthreach have to offer for school leavers?

June Neylon from Cootehill Youthreach speaking to Eddie Butler a...

 

Sinead McGuigan from Shabra speaking about this weekend's charity cycle

Sinead McGuigan from Shabra speaking to Eddie Butler about this ...

 

The introduction of micro-chipping should result in less dogs being admitted to dog pounds

The introduction of micro-chipping should result in less dogs be...

 

The opening of the new Errigal Truagh Special Needs Centre has been described as 'a dream realised'

The opening of the new Errigal Truagh Special Needs Centre has b...

 

The Event of the Century in Ballybay highlights the importance of speaking out about ill mental health

SOSAD and See Change Ireland held an event in Monaghan in hope o...

 

AS REQUESTED: CAO advice for students

Ann Marie Lacey, Director, Cavan Institute and Career Guidance T...

 

Cootehill farmer and cancer sufferer raffles off vintage tractor for local charities

The Massey 135 was restored by Norman Wilson - a farmer from Coo...

 

Ballybay man is running 1,000 miles for charity

One Ballybay man is running 1,000 miles for charity. Emmet McAv...

 

Sun.Set.Ships to launch their debut EP tonight in Monaghan

A local indie electronic group are launching their debut EP "MAN...

 

Career Guidance in Cavan's Breifne College offers advice for LC students pickign up results

It’s D-Day for over 58 thousand Leaving Cert Students. 1,718...

 

One Monaghan man has taken it upon himself to spread the history of Monaghan amongst the masses

A number of weeks ago - Leslie Crawford started posting pictures...

 

Carrickmacross World Champion boxer claims she was 'robbed' of a World title earlier this year in a cheating scandal

Christina McMahon was crowned the 2015 WBA interim super bantam...

 

Cavan woman who suffers from cystic fibrosis is to shave her head this weekend all in the name of charity

35 year old Niamh Meehan - who lives just outside Cavan town - w...

 

A petition has been kickstarted to restore the Cavan Monaghan constituency back to its original state

Around 250 people in Cavan last night voiced their concerns abou...

 

Latest ‘My Monaghan’ video features Saint Peter’s Church in Laragh

The latest ‘My Monaghan’ video has been released and this on...

 

Monaghan woman who was forced to give up her baby in a mother and baby home 30 years ago, has criticised the inquiry into illegal adoptions

Last week, people who were the victims of illegal adoptions in I...

 

Historic Gate Lodge at Lough Muckno in Castleblayney reopens its doors

Refurbishment works on the Gate Lodge were recently completed, a...

 

Latest 'My Monaghan' video has been released featuring Monaghan Inter-County footballer Dick Clerkin

The latest 'My Monaghan' video has been released with the latest...

 

Local tech clubs in Monaghan welcoming the news that coding may be introduced as a subject in primary schools.

Sandra Duffy of the Castleblayney CoderDoJo club in County Monag...

 

Arts in County Monaghan takes centre stage this week in the My Monaghan tourism campaign

John McArdle - a short story writer, playwright and scriptwriter...

 

Major drugs bust by Gardaí in Monaghan town this morning

Superintendent Noel Cunningham spoke about the planned operation...

 

A new mental health community group is to be set in Monaghan town

Kathryn Corrigan, Area Coordinator with GROW for Cavan/Monaghan ...

 

Chemical discharge leads to the death of over 3,000 fish in Cavan

Water treatment company Glan Agua appeared before Cavan District...

 

Heavy-handed farm inspections slated by a local MEP

Matt Carthy referred to a recent High Court ruling that found in...

 

Heavy-handed farm inspections slated by a local MEP

Matt Carthy referred to a recent High Court ruling that found in...

 

Conor Mee - award winning chef from the Courthouse restaurant in Carrickmacross joins the #My Monaghan tourism campaign

County Monaghan launched a brand new tourism campaign last week ...

 

Film to be screened at Oscar Qualifying Festival this week, co-produced by Castleblayney woman

'Finger Prints' is short film which is set to deature at this we...

 

County Monaghan are launching a brand new tourism campaign today

The 'My Monaghan' social media campaign is being launched with a...

 

Minister Heather Humphreys this morning accepted a petition for a dedicated department of Culture, Arts and Heritage

John O'Brien who kick-started the petition, told Tessa Fleming w...

 

Applications are now open for traineeships with one of the region's leading engineering companies

Applications are now open for traineeships with one of the regio...

 

Monaghan Town Manager Trevor Connolly on the impact of the Brexit vote

Monaghan town manager Trevor Connolly on the impact of the Brexi...

 

Monday marked the start of World Continence Week 2016

Physiotherapist Maeve Whelan is an expert on the condition of ov...

 

The CEO of one of the biggest dairies in Ireland wants Britain to stay in the EU.

Gabriel D'Arcy CEO of Lacpatrick Co-op in Monaghan town says a B...

 

CEO of Liberty Insurance Tom McIlduff says there will be compulsory redundancies made if staff choose not to take voluntary redundancy

It's not known how many job losses will come from the Cavan offi...

 

Monaghan man travelling to Russia next month to undergo a treatment which could potentially alleviate the symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Darren Bishop will undergo a stem cell transplantation treatment...

 

Professor Owen Smith from the Children's Hospital Group responding to a poll which says three quarters of people don't think James's is the right site for the new Children's Hospital

Professor Owen Smith from the Children's Hospital Group respondi...

 

Expectant mothers warned of the risks posed by being older or overweight.

The National Maternity Hospital, at Holles St, says one in eight...

 

A number of jobs have been lost in Cavan after a receiver was appointed to the McCormack Garages Group.

Breffni Oil Distribution in Cavan and the Excol filling station ...

 

2,000 year old bog butter found by a Cavan man

Curator of Cavan County Museum Savina Donoghue speaking to Eddie...

 

Andrew Brennan from Mullagh in County Cavan is the face of this year's Motor Neurone Disease Awareness month

The month of June is dedicated to raising awareness of Motor Neu...

 

Fianna Fáil TD Niamh Smyth calling for an increase in funding for roads in Cavan and Monaghan

Fianna Fáil TD Niamh Smyth calling for an increase in funding f...

 

Killinkere Jamboree kicks off today!

If you're looking for somehting to do this weekend to enjoy the ...

 

Cavan General's maternity unit had 45 clinical incidents in the first three months of this year

That's according to Eilish O'Regan - Health Correspondent with t...

 

Cavan General's maternity unit had 45 clinical incidents in the first 3 months of this year

Cavan General's maternity unit had 45 clinical incidents in the ...

 

Two investigations have begun into the deaths of the babies last week

Two investigations have begun into the deaths of the babies last...

 

Guidance Counsellor in Castleblayney College Aoife Ward, on options for students after the Leaving Certificate

It’s always a difficult time for students who are doing their ...

 

Launch of the Shannon-Erne Blueway

Sharon Lavin of Waterways Ireland speaking to Eddie Butler about...

 

As Requested: Hay fever has hit people this year with a bang!

With the warmer weather comes the scourge of pollen allergies. ...

 

Historical Monaghan estate goes on the market for almost €2 million

The Kilnacloy Estate just past Monaghan Hospital, is situated on...

 

Colin Walker speaking about gambling addiction

Colin Walker of Gamblers' Anonymous speaking about gambling addi...

 

Monaghan Council 'obviously not' doing enough to address litter in the county

Almost 1 tonne of litter was picked up along the N2 in County Mo...

 

Lavey to Lourdes cycle almost complete

Fr Gerry Kerins and a group of cyclists embarked on a 1100km tri...

 

Arcs and Sparks recognised for wonderful upskilling initiative in Cavan

Mick Doherty and Mickey Farrell, the proprietors of Arcs and Spa...

 

IFA in County Monaghan are today hosting a forest walk as part of the Green Ribbon Campaign

The walk is being organised by Monaghan's IFA Family Representat...

 

ISPCA say they raised concerns about so called "puppy farm" in Cavan last year

Andrew Kelly from the ISPCA spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan yeste...

 

Woman who lost baby in Cavan hopes to provide some comfort to other families

Mandy O'Neill, who lost her baby daughter Cara last November has...

 

Templeport Development Association to launch Tourism leaflet this week

Isabel Rofé, the Chairperson of the Templeport Development Asso...

 

Fianna Fáíl Spokesperson on Justice says he accepts the clarification by the Garda Commissioner in relation to the O'Higgins Report

There's growing pressure on the Garda Commissioner to make a ful...

 

John Kearney Cavan/Monaghan ETB

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Monaghan Parkinson's Association raising awareness of the condition locally

Martin Kruger, Chairperson of the Monaghan Parkinson's Associati...

 

Massive fundraiser in Cavan next week to raise funds for Embrace Ireland - farm accident support group

Brenda Flynn lost her husband Kieran in a farming accident in Ju...

 

Cavan mother wants "miracle" baby to help new parents

Sinead Fidgeon, mum to 18 month old Grace wants to help new pare...

 

FEATURE: Clerkin Veterinary Hospital in Cootehill & Virginia - your questions answered

Lydia Clerkin from Clerkin Veterinary Hospitals in Cootehill and...

 

New Minister for Communications and Climate Change speaks on Eirgrid and Wind Energy

Minister for Communications and Climate Change Denis Naughton s...

 

AS REQUESTED: Hundreds gather for the 14th annual 'Gone but Not Forgotten' Bikers Mass in Clones

Hundreds gathered for the 14th annual 'Gone but Not Forgotten' B...

 

250 Monaghan students hear harsh reality of aftermath of fatal road traffic collision

Around 250 secondary school students in Monaghan were yesterday ...

 

Former Cavan Labour candidate says Burton is right to go

Mary Croke, a former member of Labour who ran in the local elect...

 

Largy College Clones discuss their Young Social Innovators Project

Earlier four students from Largy College joined our reporter Tes...

 

Family business in heart of Cavan town to close after 70 years in ownership

An iconic business in the heart of Cavan town has put its premis...

 

Temperatures set to soar to scorching 19C this weekend

John Eagleton of Met Eireann spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan today ...

 

Cavan-Monaghan Fianna Fáil TD Brendan Smith says he expects the party's TDs and Senators will approve the agreement

Cavan-Monaghan Fianna Fáil TD Brendan Smith says he expects the...

 

Part 4 - Live from the North South Interconnector Oral Hearing

Our presenter Julie Anne Sheridan speaks with Donal McDaid from ...

 

Part 3 - Live from the North South Interconnector Oral Hearing

Our presenter Julie Anne Sheridan speaks with Donal McDaid from ...

 

Part 2 - Live from the North South Interconnector Oral Hearing

Our presenter Julie Anne Sheridan speaks with Donal McDaid from ...

 

Part 1 - Live from the North South Interconnector Oral Hearing

On Tuesday Julie Anne Sheridan brought 'The Wider View' program...

 

FEATURE: Clerkin Veterinary Hospital in Cootehill & Virginia - your questions answered

Lydia Clerkin from Clerkin Veterinary Hospitals in Cootehill and...

 

Murphs Bistro at Derrygarra Inn to be open within months following fire

It's hoped that Murphs Bistro at the Derrygarry Inn in Cavan wil...

 

The Voice of Ireland Winner 2016 - Michael Lawson speaks to 'The Wider View'

Last night Newbliss native, Michael Lawson was crowned the winne...

 

Quinn Industrial Holdings shows profits before tax is up €20.5 million as threats are condemned by its former owner

On Friday last, businessman Sean Quinn issued a statement condem...

 

'Big Spring Clean' in Emyvale this weekend

The Community of Emyvale will come together this weekend between...

 

French Ambassador pays tribute to the late Sir Jack Leslie

Jean Pierre Thebault contacted Northern Sound Radio today to pay...

 

TRIBUTES: Sir Jack Leslie 1916 - 2016

Liam Bradley, Curator of Monaghan County Museum and Noel Carney ...

 

€21,500 raised for Holy Family School in Cootehill in Skydive

Allan McGuire and Laura McEneaney who are both teachers at the H...

 

Killdallan national school are doing their bit for the 1916 centenary commemorations

Students at the school have produced a history book - not only r...

 

FEATURE: Clerkin Veterinary Hospital in Cootehill & Virginia - your questions answered

Lydia Clerkin of Clerkin Veterinary Hospital in Cootehill and Vi...

 

Biker Memorial Mass set for 6th of May in Clones

Hundreds of bikers and their families attend the Biker Memorial ...

 

Sinn Féín TD says he finds it incredible that FF Leader wants his say in Goverment and to be in opposition

Cavan/Monaghan TD Caoimhghín O'Caoláin says Michael Martin is ...

 

Owner of filling station says he sold €500,000 Euromillions winning ticket on Friday

Pearse McNally from McNally's Filling Station spoke with Julie A...

 

Newbliss man makes it to the semi's of 'The Voice of Ireland'

Monaghan man Michael Lawson says he's 'ecstatic' after reaching ...

 

Andy's in Monaghan to reopen in July following second fire at premises

Andy's was devastated by a second fire at the premises last Nove...

 

Good news for Carrickmacross - as foundations laid on group home for women with disabilities - following 10 year wait

The contractor moved onto the site to commence works at the end ...

 

Cavan Garda to run for President of the Garda Representative Association

Garda James Morrisroe who is stationed in Cootehill in Cavan is ...

 

Cathy McKenna discusses whats in the pipeline after winning The Great Irish Bake Off

Monaghan woman Cathy McKenna was crowned the winner of The Great...

 

Penalty points to be brought in as stats show 3.9% of fatalities in Cavan was down to faulty tyres

Maggie Martin, Research Manager with the Road Safety Authority s...

 

APPEAL: Number of dogs in County Monaghan dog pound seeking new homes reaches crisis levels

Brendan Smith, the County Veterinary Officer in Monaghan spoke t...

 

Monaghan mother whose baby received a heart transplant appeals to people to become a donor

This week is Organ Donor Awareness Week and Elaine McMahon, whos...

 

Simon Hancock, reporter with JACK FM in the UK gives an update on the murder investigation of a Cavan man in Reading

It's believed the victim of Wednesdays fatal attack outside a ho...

 

Notorious flooding on the R190 Ballybay to Cootehill road could be a thing of the past

In February 5 million euro was allocated to Monaghan County Coun...

 

'Unsung Heroes' is a new book by Castleblayney man Kevin McGeough

The book explores the major events surrounding 1916 - the lead u...

 

It's claimed that a Semtex bomb used in an attack that killed a prison officer in the North came from a decommissioned Provisional IRA arms dump in Cavan

The report in the Guardian newspaper claims that explosives use...

 

More beds needed for hundredds of cyclists coming through Virginia and Monaghan for the Cycle Against Suicide

The fourth annual Cycle against suicide is kicking off for its c...

 

Carrickmacross workhouse is making a name for itself overseas

An article reviewing it appeared in The west Australian newspape...

 

Attacks at Quinn Industrial Holdings Limited on Cavan/Fermanagh border blamed on dissident republicans

Last week a handwritten message accompanied by three bullets sim...

 

15 black bin bags of rubbish have been dumped in Killinkere today near the scenic Lough Dargan

Local resident Breda Gillick says the dumping of rubbish is beco...

 

An Garda Siochana and the Road Safety Authority appeal to motorists to wear seat belt over Easter Bank holiday

A bank holiday weekend seat belt appeal has been jointly launche...

 

Census 2016. What does it mean?

The Central Statistics Office today officially launched Census 2...

 

The IFA urge dog owners to keep their pets under control during lambing season

The Irish Farmers Association are urging dog owners to keep thei...

 

Cavan native Carina McGinnell appointmented as new Director of the Youth and Young Adult Ministry in the Diocese of Kilmore

Cavan native Carina McGinnell will take up the post - after it w...

 

Roscommon native Barry Johnston is running for the Seanad, pushing for voting rights for emigrants

Roscommon native Barry Johnston is running for the Seanad, pushi...

 

Monaghan farmer Nigel Reneghan hoping to become the first man from the Northern Sound Region to become Deputy President of the IFA

The Irish Farmers Associations Election Hustings make their way ...

 

Jupiter will be seen from Earth tonight for one night only

Jupiter, the king of planets, will pass our planetary neighbour ...

 

New Drugs and Alcohol Forum for Cavan

The first meeting of the Cavan Drug and Alcohol Forum took place...

 

Scoil Bríd in Redhills, Drung National School and Cavan Institute commemorate 1916 on Proclamation Day

Ireland's young people are making their very own Proclamations t...

 

Bailieborough woman takes vacant seat of elected TD Niamh Smyth on Cavan County Council

Sarah O'Reilly was selected by Bailieborough Cumann to go forwa...

 

Monaghan school wins the Irish Congress of Trade Unions' award

The Patrician High School in Carrickmacross won the Best Overall...

 

Analysis shows Cavan is the nations drink driving capital

Ailbhe Jordan, Data Journalist with the Irish Daily Mirror, spok...

 

GRA say politicians have broken promises over Gardaí recruitment for Cavan and Monaghan

The Garda Representative Association says politicians have broke...

 

Darkness into Light events to be launched in Cavan & Monaghan next week

Sean McKenna from Monaghan Darkness into Light and Majella Smyth...

 

Prinicipal of Ballyhaise Agricultural College says Nuffield Conference is major boost for Cavan

The Nuffield International Agricultural Conference will bring in...

 

IFA get clarification on eligibility of designated Natura Land for 2016 BPS

Tom Turley from the IFA, spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan today. He ...

 

300 trees to give away in Monaghan as part of tree week

Carol Lambe from Monaghan County Council spoke to Julie Anne She...

 

"The Pram That Helped The Rising" - 5pm on Sunday - Cavan Townhall

Amanda Jane Graham, who is a visual artist, performer and the ma...

 

Cavan Citizen's Information - Know your rights

Cecilia Smith from Cavan Citizen's Information joined Julie Anne...

 

Gaelscoil Ultain in Monaghan celebrates Seachtain na Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge is in full swing. Hundreds of events are ...

 

Cavan Credit Union manager speaks out following the closure of four sub offices throughout the county

Cavan Credit Union manager Therese Conway spoke to Julie Anne Sh...

 

Pet Shop Boyz, Cavan speak to us about fish and how to care for them

Padraig McCaffrey from the Pet Shop Boyz store in Cavan (located...

 

Monaghan woman speaks following her election as Green Party TD in Dublin

Catherine Martin, who is a native of Carrickamcross and the Depu...

 

INMO's Tony Fitzpatrick talks about the trolley crisis in Cavan General Hospital

INMO's Tony Fitzpatrick talks to Julieanne Sheridan about the tr...

 

Joe O'Reilly speaks to us after losing his Fine Gael Dáil seat in Cavan/Monaghan

Bailieborough native Joe O'Reilly spoke to our reporter Julie An...

 

Bailieborough woman makes history becoming first woman in Cavan elected to Dáil Eireann

Niamh Smyth from Fianna Fáil took the last seat in the 4 seater...

 

Driver Rehabilitation programme could be an alternative punishment in courts in Cavan and Monaghan

t's hoped that a Driver Rehabilitation programme will be introdu...

 

3-year-old boy from Castleblayney has been garnering support from the Police profession all over the world in his battle against cancer

Ceejay McArdle is currently undergoing treatment for leukemia an...

 

Sligo-Leitrim Election Wrap-up

Our reporter Eddie Butler takes a look at the candidates in the ...

 

Cavan Monaghan Election Wrap-up

Our reporter Tessa Fleming takes a look at the candidates in the...

 

Emmett Smyth -Independent Candidate - Cavan/Monaghan Constituency

Emmett Smyth spoke to Northern Sound News ahead of his campaign ...

 

Shannonside/Northern Sound Sligo - Leitrim constituency debate three

MaryClaire Grealy was joined by Nigel Gallagher, People Before P...

 

Cavan Monaghan Contituency -Debate 3

On Friday, Fianna Fail Deputy Brendan Smith, Sinn Fein Senator K...

 

Shannonside/Northern Sound Sligo - Leitrim constituency debate two

Joining Julie Anne Sheridan for this debate are Chris McManus, S...

 

Cavan Monaghan Contituency -Debate 2

On Wednesday, Minister Heather Humphreys of Fine Gael, Michael M...

 

Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Debate 1

On Tuesday, Sinn Féin's Caoimhghín O'Caoláín, Independent Jo...

 

Shannonside/Northern Sound Sligo - Leitrim constituency debate one

Mary Claire Grealy was joined by Independent candidate Des Gucki...

 

Mary Flynn speaking about the restoration of Gallon Church

Mary Flynn speaking to Julie Anne Sheridan about the ruins of Ga...

 

Tusla launch campaign to gain foster carers

Lisa Smyth from the fostering team at Tusla spoke on 'The Wider ...

 

Students in Cavan highlight their election issues in Election 2016

Playgrounds, road tax and road safety are just some of the issue...

 

Bailieborough school girl says she's delighted to have made Pramerica finals

A Bailieborough girl has been named as one of the finalists in t...

 

Students urged to take part in 'Our World Irish Aid Awards'

Sinead McSkane, the 4th class teacher at Scoil Naomh Padraig, Co...

 

€50,000 allocated for feasibility study and preliminary design of Cavan Leitrim Greenway

The Cavan/Leitrim Greenway is 41km in length. It will stem from ...

 

Businesses call for changes to VAT, commercial rates, parking fees ahead of Election 2016.

Northern Sound News spoke to local businesses in Carrickmacross ...

 

Monaghan Hospital remains on the agenda ahead of upcoming Election

Peadar McMahon from the Monaghan Hospital Alliance Group joined ...

 

Annyalla National School children tell us their issues ahead of Election 2016

The students of Annyalla National School spoke with our reporter...

 

Glaslough says no to Election posters

One Monaghan Village has reaffirmed its message that it does not...

 

As Valentines approaches - we're asking will you put a ring on it?

Today Peter Scanlon, Scanlon's Jewellers in Cavan joined Julie A...

 

Castleblayney Cancer Services call for more supports for people affected by cancer - ahead of Election 2016

Mairead McGuinness who is Chairperson of Castleblayney Cancer Se...

 

Direct Democracy Ireland Candidate in Monaghan speaks ahead of election

To date we have featured all candidates - so far declared in bot...

 

Dochas Group for Women celebrates 20 years

The Dóchas For Women Group in Monaghan town celebrated their 20...

 

Bailieborough Church hit by crime for a third time

The cash box from candelabra was taken from St. Anne's Church in...

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Friday 29th January

Today we featured Independent Candidate in the Sligo Leitrim Con...

 

"Accident waiting to happen" Kileevan's 10 year call for public lighting

The community of Kileevan are "crying out" to the Council to pro...

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Thursday 28th January

Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin is seeking re-election for his part...

 

Cavan librarians Tom Sullivan and Concepta McGovern talk about Hollywood Actor, Chris Noth's visit

Chris Noth traces his Cavan ancestry....

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Wednesday 27th January

Fine Gael TD Joe O'Reilly will run for his party in the upcoming...

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Tuesday 26th January

Labour Senator Susan O'Keeffe is running for the Labour Party in...

 

Cavan farmer's case handed to An Taoiseach - as PAC call for out of court settlement for damages

The Public Accounts Committee Chairman says a Cavan farmer's cas...

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Monday 25th January

Today we featured four more election candidates on 'The Wider Vi...

 

Oral hearing into Eirgrid's North South Interconnector could be one of the longest running oral hearings in the history of the State, if not the longest.

Today, Environment Correspondent with the Irish Independent Paul...

 

Preview of Sligo-Leitrim Election candidates - Thursday 21st

Leslie O'Hora who lives in Carrick On Shannon will run for the G...

 

Preview of some of the Sligo/Leitrim Constituency and the Cavan/Monaghan Constituency - Friday 22nd

Bernard Sweeney is from Sligo and is running as an Independent C...

 

Concerns about Shaw's Corner in Emyvale up for discussion again following latest accident

Concerns are again being raised about safety at Shaws Corner in ...

 

Cavan filmmaker Kevin McCann speaks to The Wider View about the upcoming creation of his new €4-Million invested film on the 1916 Easter Rising

A Film idea on the Easter 1916 Rising has received €4 Million ...

 

US Trial Attorney says Aisling Brady McCarthy could be facing millions of dollars in damages if she successfully sues US Prosecutors

A US Trial Attorney says Aisling Brady McCarthy could be facing ...

 

Fianna Fáil members in Monaghan "disillusioned" by Head Office

We are weeks away from an election and no candidate has been ann...

 

Mícheál Callaghan announced as Green Party candidate for the Cavan Monaghan constituency

Mícheál Callaghan from Ballinode Co Monaghan is an environment...

 

Oireachtas Dáil Report for this week

TDs and Senators from the Cavan Monaghan Constituency were back ...

 

Cavan/Monaghan Palliative care founder says Government need to do more to support cancer patients

The Irish Cancer Society says the decision to partly reverse har...

 

Calls for NRA to build dual carraigway between Castleblayney and Ardee following latest fatal accident

Fianna Fáil Councillor Padraig McNally spoke with Julie Anne Sh...

 

Cavan artist Aine Cahill set to take London by storm

The very talented Aine Cahill and her band will perform in Dubli...

 

Healthy Families programme starts in Monaghan next week

Co-ordinator of the Healthy Families Programme in Cavan/Monaghan...

 

'Operation Paddy' underway in Shercock

The amazingly generous community in Shercock are to answer the c...

 

Noleen Loughran from Emyvale in County Monaghan has been working in East Africa for the last number of years and talks about her work there

Noleen Loughran from Emyvale in County Monaghan has been working...

 

People on the streets of Monaghan tell us about their New Year's resolutions

People on the streets of Monaghan tell us about their New Year's...

 

Monaghan IFA Chairman Brian Treanor denies he transferred his vote from Tim O'Leary to Derek Deane for IFA Presidency

The IFA whistleblower who blew the lid on the pay scandal at the...

 

Caitriona Balfe's mother speaks of her delight following daughters win at LA Awards last night

Last night's People Choice Awards will mean huge things down the...

 

The Green Party has announces Mícheál Callaghan as its candidate for the Cavan Monaghan constituency

Mícheál Callaghan from Ballinode Co Monaghan is an environment...

 

Homeowners in Killeshandra forced to use boat to access doctor

Geraldine O'Reilly from Eonish in Killeshandra spoke on 'The Wid...

 

A local community group are doing their best to keep the Irish language alive in Co Cavan

The name of the group is 'Cupla Focal Club' and it is being orga...

 

Councillor Paddy Smith promotes this years Ballyjamesduff Annual Christmas Day swim at 12noon Lackan Lake; this year in aid of KBRF.

Councillor Paddy Smith of Cavan County Council promotes the Chri...

 

Hundreds to attend Christmas Day swim in Carrickmacross, Monaghan in aid of good cause

Paddy Gollogly of Carrickmacross promotes the Charity Christmas ...

 

Pauline Tully speaks out one year on from her attack which saw her stabbed 13 times by her estranged husband

Pauline Tully says she has to try and make life as normal as pos...

 

Monaghan man needs the approval of 5 other counties before his application for IFA President can be considered

The current IFA poultry chairman Nigel Renaghan has declared his...

 

Oireacthas Report for this week

Ken Murray has this week's Oireachtas Report. Firstly you'll hea...

 

142 people in Cavan and Monaghan to be recruited for the next nationwide census

4,660 enumerators will be recruited to deliver and collect more ...

 

AIB Build a Bank challenge at the Royal School in Cavan

The Royal school in Cavan are having a grand opening today as pa...

 

Monaghan woman wins 'Great Irish Bake Off'

Milltown native, Cathy McKenna was named as the winner of the 'G...

 

This week's Oireachtas Report

Ken Murphy takes us through what our local politicians got up to...

 

Gardai say they're concerned about the whereabouts of a 34-year-old man missing in Cavan since Monday

34 year old Stephen Waldron was last seen on Monday in the Canno...

 

Eirgrid says the region will not see job growth without a strong electricity network

The state-owned energy company Eirgrid has today welcomed the in...

 

Cathaoirleach of Monaghan County Council says Councillors should resign if investigation finds wrongdoing

In his first interview on the issue since Monday night's program...

 

Gardaí appeal to motorists to work with them and not "flash" oncoming vehicles

Gardaí within the Cavan/Monaghan Traffic Division officially la...

 

History to be made in Diocese of Clogher this weekend

History will be made in the Diocese of Clogher at 3.30pm this Su...

 

Communities cut off by flooding say it's not acceptable in this day and age

Local taxi driver Martin Gleeson spoke to Northern Sound News an...

 

Cavan farmer speaks about the importance of public support for local produce ahead of Christmas

The launch of the 14-day campaign through radio-ads to remind th...

 

Irish airlines are the most complained about in the EU

Irish airlines are the most complained about in the EU. 18 perc...

 

Manager of Cavan Credit Union reassures members over AGM delay

Manager of Cavan Credit Union Therese Conway spoke to on 'The Wi...

 

Undergrounding High-Voltage Cables Can be Justified says MEP

MEP Marian Harkin says the Government need to ensure people are ...

 

Gardaí uncover mortars and firearms in search in Scotstown in Monaghan

Up to 40 Gardaí and the Army Bomb Disposal Unit are involved in...

 

"Local Area Protection Group' formed in West Cavan to fight crime

Kevin Keenan from the Swanlinbar area of Cavan spoke on 'The Wid...

 

News from the Dáíl this week

Ever wonder what issues out TDs and Senators raise in the Dáíl...

 

Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust brings home 10 bodies this week alone

Yesterday, we heard about two tragedies in Perth, Australia. Two...

 

Research launched into use of legal highs in Monaghan

Yesterday Ireland's first report on so called “legal highs” ...

 

Monaghan woman speaks out about her experience in 'Mother and Baby Home'

Today, Monaghan mother, Sharon McGuigan joined Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Deputy Sean Conlan resigns from Fine Gael live on Northern Sound Radio

Yesterday towards the end of 'The Wider View' Programme with Jul...

 

Minister Heather Humphreys responds to public discontent following her failure to appear at public meeting on Eirgrid North South Interconnector

Last night Fine Gael Councillor Hughie McElvaney resigned from t...

 

Jackie O'Neill and Michelle Harton discuss a new art exhibition in the Teacher's Centre Cavan

Jackie O'Neill, Michelle Harton and Joe Doherty are coming toget...

 

Councillor Hughie McElvaney reads his resignation statement

One of Ireland's longest serving Councillors last night resigned...

 

Councillor Hughie McElvaney reads his resignation statement

One of Ireland's longest serving Councillors last night resigned...

 

Margaret Irwin speaks of the April 1974 Monaghan and Dublin bombing atrocities ahead of U2 tribute tonight

33 people were killed in 1974 in the Dublin/Monaghan Bombings. T...

 

Monaghan woman living in Brussels says some people are fearful following raids and the intensifying of security there

Police are questioning 21 people after a series of raids in Belg...

 

As requested: People in this region react to Paris terror attacks

Our reporter Siobhan Maguire went out on the streets on Monday f...

 

Dáil report for this week

Ken Murray tells us what our TDs and Senators raised in Dáil Ei...

 

An undercover operation into the illicit cigarette trade has found that illegal cigarettes are easily available in counties Cavan and Monaghan.

An undercover operation into the illicit cigarette trade has fou...

 

Primary School students in Monaghan talk about 'Love thy neighbour' - the theme of this years Monaghan Mental Health Association Essay and poetry Comeptition 2015

Over 250 people attended the Monaghan Mental Health Association ...

 

Minister Humphreys won't be attending next public meeting on North South Interconnector

Minister Heather Humphreys has confirmed that she will not be at...

 

Rockcorry's 'Scoil Mhuire' Principal speaks about new school build in 2019

The Principal of 'Scoil Mhuire' in Rockcorry, Monaghan, speaks t...

 

Service working to beat isolation and loneliness makes 300 calls to elderly per week

Margaret Basmajan, Manager of the Good Morning Positive Age whic...

 

Adopted people look set to get more rights under new laws that are in the pipeline

Adopted people look set to get more rights under new laws that a...

 

Cavan woman shortlisted as finalist for the 'Nursing Home Carer of the Year' award 2015

Lynn Keyes from Esker Lodge in Cavan town is a finalist in the N...

 

Communities urged to check defibrillators for updates

Ann Tobin, spokesperson for the Health Products Regulatory Autho...

 

Mary Smith on running for Renua in the upcoming General Election

Mary Smith on running for Renua in the upcoming General Election...

 

Cavan County Board host 2nd Annual Health and WellBeing Conference this Saturday

The Health and WellBeing Committee of Cavan County Board GAA are...

 

Completion date for Women’s Group Home in Carrickmacross could be pushed out by 12 months

The date for completion of the group home for women with physica...

 

Sir John Leslie says he's delighted to have been awarded highest ranked medal in France

On Monday Glaslough resident Sir John Leslie or Sir Jack Leslie ...

 

Agricultural Liaison Officer with Eirgrid says he's confident project with go ahead

John Boylan who was appointed Agricultural Liaison Officer with ...

 

Community come together to support school following theft of substantial amount of cash

In late September, St Mogue's Secondary School in Bawnboy was bu...

 

Monaghan lady nominated for the prestigious Ireland 'Volunteer of the Year' Award 2015

Paula McCaul, Secretary of the 'Laragh Heritage Group' in Monagh...

 

A woman in Cavan will represent the region at the National Finals of Ireland's Young Entrepreneur 2015

A woman in Cavan will represent the region at the National Final...

 

IWA Cavan appeal for people to support this year's 'Angel Campaign'

Sarah Rothwell, Service co-ordinator with the Irish Wheelchair A...

 

Local Historian expresses his sadness at vandalism of Killeshandra Gate Lodge

Gardai are investigating a fire which saw the Gate Lodge to the...

 

Thousands take part in Pheasant Shooting Season

Thousands of shooting enthusiasts in Cavan and Monaghan took the...

 

Family of Columba McVeigh - one of the so called "disappeared" renew appeal for information

The family of a teenager who was abducted, murdered by the IRA ...

 

Chief Fire Officer in Monaghan warns of dangers of bonfires

Paul L'Estrange, the Chief Fire Officer in Monaghan spoke with J...

 

EPA appeal to residents in Cavan/Monaghan not to burn household waste in bonfires

Patrick Kenny who is Air Quality Manager with EPA spoke with Jul...

 

Corranure Recycling centre have been named the Best Bring Centre of Year

The Recycling Centre which is operated by Mc Elvaney's Waste & R...

 

Over 300 poultry farmers attend meeting in Monaghan to address issues in relation to TAMS funding in the sector

Over 300 farmers attended the meeting which focused on funding f...

 

Recently retired Det. Sgt Cyril Meehan on his book The Ideal Guard and his local connections

Recently retired Det. Sgt Cyril Meehan, has just published his f...

 

Chairman of the IFA's Poultry Committee wants farmers in the sector to come together and fight for crucial TAMS funding

The Chairman of the IFA's Poultry Committee Nigel Renaghan is ur...

 

Dáil report for this week

Ken Murray brings us some of the issues raised by TDs and Senato...

 

Virginia Pumpkin Fesitval begins tomorrow

Thousands are expected to visit Virginia over the weekend for th...

 

Orange Order to host first every roadshow in the Republic of Ireland in Monaghan tomorrow

The first ever Orange Order Roadshow in the Republic of Ireland ...

 

Hundreds of people are expected to attend a public meeting tomorrow night in Monaghan regarding concerns surrounding the North South Interconnector Project

In April, over 220 people turned out to the meeting to express t...

 

Majority of Gardaí deployed to Dundalk to tackle border crime gangs - taken from Cavan/Monaghan Division

27 extra Gardaí and the Emergency Response Unit have been order...

 

An extensive recruitment campaign is expected to begin in November to fill 800 new posts in Enniskillen

Yesterday evening Teleperformance announced their new call centr...

 

Community rallies to support 4-year-old boy's wish to walk

Dáithi's wish to Walk campaign is gaining momentum in Monaghan....

 

Minister Humphreys launches State Supplement for 1916 in Monaghan

Today, the Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys launched the 1916...

 

Bernard Joyce of Cavan Traveller Movement speaking to Julie Anne about the Carrickmines fire

Community Development Worker with Cavan Traveller Movement speak...

 

Play will take place in Redhills this Saturday for St.Christophers Hospice, Cavan

Leo McKiernan joined Julie Anne Sheridan on the Wider View Progr...

 

Cattle rustling is becoming a major concern for farmers across County MonaghanCattle rustling is becoming a major concern for farmers across County Monaghan

At last night's October Meeting of the IFA in County Monaghan, f...

 

Eirgird's Director of Grid Developments thinks the North South Interconnector project will get the go ahead

EirGrid is currently reviewing and analysing submissions receive...

 

Construction has begun on the new building for Saint Killian’s National School in Mullagh

After a 10 year wait, construction has begun on the new building...

 

Oireacthas Report for this week

Ken Murray takes our listeners through some of the issue raised ...

 

Traffic Warden in County Monaghan shares his daily duties and experiences with Northern Sound

Schools across the Cavan and Monaghan have been back at school f...

 

Independent Tyre Wholesalers and Retailers Association raise concerns about introduction of tyre levy

Eamon Daly from the ITWRA spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan about t...

 

An independent report into Cavan General Hospital maternity services is mostly positive.

An independent report into Cavan General Hospital maternity serv...

 

An Independent Socialist TD says a review into cases of alleged Garda misconduct has been exposed as a fig leaf to cover up once again

An independent review called by the Minister for Justice into ov...

 

Cavan County Council to spend €20,000 on containing Japanese Knotweed

Alan Lyons, an Engineer in the roads section of Cavan County Cou...

 

West Cavan school left "devastated" following latest break-in

St.Mogue's College in Bawnboy was broken into for the second tim...

 

Councillor Robbie Gallagher raises ambulance waiting time and jurisdiction it came from after a man was hit by a car at the weekend.

A local councillor is seeking clarity on the jurisdiction an amb...

 

A major conference is taking place on Border Counties and the First World War next weekend

Vicky Herbert is from the Ulster Local History Trust, she spoke ...

 

Siobhán McEntee of Cavan Adult Education Centre speaks to Julie Anne about National Adult Literacy Awareness week

Siobhán McEntee of Cavan Adult Education Centre speaks to Julie...

 

Cavan family raise over €16,000 for Speech and Language Unit at St.Felims National School

Paul and Pamela Sheridan's sons attend the Speech and Language U...

 

Monaghan student showcases farm safety board game at Ploughing Championships 2015

Patrick Duffy - a 5th year student at Ballybay Community College...

 

Cavan native and New York bar owner Seán Clancy speaking to Julie Anne about his campaign to get a baseball signed by Pope Francis

Owner of Foley's Bar Seán Clancy speaking to Julie Anne about h...

 

Relaunch of Crocus Cancer Support Group in Monaghan takes place this weekend

Today, Mary Callery the Chairperson of Crocus Cancer Support Gro...

 

Amanda Sheridan O'Keefe speaks to Julie Anne about vandalism in a Cavan playground

Amanda Sheridan O'Keefe speaks to Julie Anne about vandalism in ...

 

Star studded cast will begin filming early next year in a Cavan filmmaker's film based around the 1916 Rising

Kevin McCann's The Rising will focus on the story of Leitrim's f...

 

9 month old baby in Monaghan gets heart transplant

A nine month old baby from county Monaghan has had a life-saving...

 

A colour run in Virginia in aid of SOSAD Cavan is set to take place this October

The Colour Run is a five-kilometre, un-timed race in which thous...

 

Cavan/Fermanagh Community come together to aid in refugee crisis

A group in the West Cavan/Fermanagh area organised an appeal to ...

 

Monaghan Integrated host public consultations on LEADER funding in Monaghan from tomorrow

Monaghan Integrated Development is holding the first of a series...

 

HSE approve funding for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers in the Northern Sound Region

Kevin Curran is MS Irelands Regional Co-Ordinator & Community Wo...

 

Community raise over €60,000 for local cancer services

Colm Keating, the brother of the late Ann Marie Keating who lost...

 

Official Opening of Clones Canal Stores this Saturday

The new manager of the Clones Canal Stores joined Julie Anne She...

 

Gardaí issue warning to Junior Cert students ahead of tonight's celebrations

Garda Paul Oliphant from Monaghan Garda Station spoke with Julie...

 

Breffni Integrated begin consultation with communities in Cavan tomorrow regarding LEADER funding

Brendan O'Reilly, CEO of Breffni Integrated Limited spoke to Jul...

 

Over 130 incidents of fuel drive-offs in Cavan/Monaghan since January 2014

Today, Gardaí held a meeting in Monaghan where they invited ret...

 

'The Strype's Guitars make £5,200 online for local cancer services

The Ann Marie Keating Smith 40th Birthday bash took place on Sat...

 

Oliver Brady Memorial Cycling event

A massive cycling fundraiser is kicking off in Castleblayney tom...

 

Junior infants settle into school life in Threemilehouse

Over 71,000 new junior infants across the country have also star...

 

People in Lavey giving their views on the news that charges are to be dropped against Aisling Brady McCarthy

People in Lavey spoke to our reporter Tessa Fleming and gave the...

 

Peter Crosgrove speaking about the launch of the Junior Entrepreneur Programme

CEO of the ATA Group in Cavan Peter Cosgrove speaking to Julie A...

 

Dispute between growers and Carton averted following talks

A major dispute between Ireland's largest poultry processor, Car...

 

The Strypes design guitars in aid of local woman who died of cancer

A Cavan sculptor has got 'The Strypes' to paint four guitars, do...

 

New Model School in Monaghan opens doors to 137 pupils today

Doors to the redeveloped school on the North Road opened early t...

 

Miss Cavan to represent county in Miss Ireland contest this weekend

Amanda Brady from Mullahoran in Cavan will represent her home co...

 

Cavan/Monaghan Palliative Care Service urge to support cancer fundraiser next month

Ann Marie Keating Smith from Killinkere, died from Cancer in May...

 

€207,776.60 presented to Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust by Cavan family

On Friday night last a cheque for over €207,000 was presented ...

 

Bridge Street Festival underway in Cavan

The second Bridge Street Traders Festival takes place today and ...

 

Families of "undocumented" in US asked to attend meeting tomorrow in Cavan

A meeting with family's of the Undocumented will take place in C...

 

As requested: Family of late Emmett Connolly in Cootehill speak out following trial into the murder of their son and brother

Earlier this year, a Dublin man was found not guilty of the murd...

 

Students across the region - top advice from Careers Rainbow, Cavan

Sinead Brady founder of Careers Rainbow in Cavan, spoke to Julie...

 

Microsoft is launching a pilot programme in Monaghan and Cavan which aims to get 200 young people in employment

Microsoft is launching a pilot programme in Monaghan and Cavan w...

 

Over €100,000 raised so far "4 lil Jake's Sake'

8-month old baby Jake from Lavey in county Cavan was born in Nov...

 

Fish kill at Laragh River in Cavan reaches 3000

Ailish Keane who is Senior Fisheries Environment Officer of the ...

 

Six figure sum to be presented to Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund next week

The Martin Cadden tractor run this year saw over 538 tractors ta...

 

Irish Road Victims Association says they're "shocked and saddened" at latest figures regarding road fatalities

Donna Price who is Founder, Chairperson and PRO of the Irish Roa...

 

'Made in Monaghan' pop-up shop

The Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht will officiall...

 

Crossdoney Fair this Sunday in aid of Cystic Fibrosis and Autism

The mechanical tractor pull will be highlight of this Sunday's C...

 

Planning granted for Kingscourt's first secondary school

Planning permission has been granted for the first ever secondar...

 

Works to start on new €40m Combilift facility next week

Combilift have revised their construction plans upwards for a ...

 

38,500 people visited this year's taste of Cavan - an estimated €1.5 million economic boost for the area.

Eoin Doyle from Cavan County Council spoke with Julie Anne Sheri...

 

Handover of keys of the newly constructed C:TEK building in Carrickmacross

The facility, with its uncontended broadband as a main selling p...

 

Moynalty’s 40th Annual Steam Threshing Festival takes place this weekend

Moynalty’s 40th Annual Steam Threshing Festival takes place Su...

 

The Vintners Federation of Ireland calls for sterner deterrents to prevent violence against publicans.

The Vintners Federation of Ireland calls for sterner deterrents ...

 

Patients to be given unique identifying number

People who use the health and social care services are to be giv...

 

Monaghan Cyclist says new rules will not be obeyed in some places because of safety issues

Noel McGinnity from Monaghan cycles to work daily. He spoke with...

 

Fundraiser in memory of Ann Marie (Keating) Smith to raise funds for cancer support services in Cavan

Ann Marie (Keating) Smith was diagnosed with Cancer in August la...

 

Cavan LGFA to launch Mental Health Policy tomorrow

Lisa O'Brien is PRO of Cavan Ladies Gaelic Football Association....

 

The Vintners Federation of Ireland calls for sterner deterrents to prevent violence against publicans.

The Vintners Federation of Ireland calls for sterner deterrents ...

 

A special book is being launched this Friday to mark the 40th anniversary of the Moynalty Threshing Festival

A special book is being launched this Friday to mark the 40th an...

 

The Crime Victims Helpline launch video campaign to coincide with 10th anniversary,

The Crime Victims Helpline launch video campaign to coincide wit...

 

The Irish Deaf Society give their reaction after Monaghan County Council reiterated their calls for the Government to officially recognise Irish Sign Language

Monaghan CoCo were one of the first local authorities to do so o...

 

Construction at Castleross Nursing Home in Carrickmacross is set to be completed on Friday

Paul McCoy of Castleross Nursing Home spoke to Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Parent says if Blacklion Community Creche closes, she may have to consider moving

There were fears that the crèche would close at the end of this...

 

Sean O'Murchadha discusses the problems with the new Irish language Eircode system

Sean O'Murchadha says 50,000 names and addresses are either inco...

 

Jobs to be created following merger between the Town of Monaghan Co-op and Ballyrashane Co-op

The headquarters for the new co-op will be in Monaghan and the c...

 

Calls for improved compensation for farmers whose lands are affected by Hen Harrier

A group of TDs and Senators is being asked to improve compensati...

 

Outrage expressed after two defibrillators stolen in Mullagh

The community in Mullagh say they are "sickened" following the t...

 

Philip Doherty on his play Pilgrim which is on in Cavan this weekend

PILGRIM by Philip Doherty will be staged in the Town Hall in Cav...

 

Gerry Ward from Casteblayney Community First Responders

Castleblayney Community First Responders is a voluntary group re...

 

QBRC on track to achieve double digit growth in terms of profit and output

QBRC is on track to achieve double digit growth in terms of prof...

 

QBRC on track to achieve double digit growth in terms of profit and output

QBRC is on track to achieve double digit growth in terms of prof...

 

Cavan man speaks out about anxiety in effort to help others

Are you a young adult/teenager suffering with anxiety ? Is your ...

 

Castleblayney fundraiser to get service dog for 3 year old Noah

Last month, Noah Cunningham was diagnosed with Autism. On the 7t...

 

Oireachtas Report

Ken Murray has this week's Oireachtas Report for week ending Jul...

 

A student from Monaghan has been selected to compete among 90 finalists from around the world in the 5th annual Google Science Fair.

16 year old Louis Madden from Saint MaCartan's College in Monagh...

 

The wedding of Dorris and Morris takes place tomorrow at the Carrickroe Homecoming Festival

The Carrickroe Homecoming Festival kicks off tonight and continu...

 

€1 million crematorium to open in Cavan on Sunday

A new €1 million euro crematorium will open in Cavan this week...

 

A fundraising event will take place next week for a Clones family whose house was destroyed in a fire.

The showcase - organised by the Monaghan Arts Network - will see...

 

Vandalism sees Carrickmacross sculpture destroyed

Gerry Hand Secretary of the the 'Carrickmacross Tidy Towns' spok...

 

Paddy Gollogly - the Monaghan bus station inspector - hung up his hat for the last time yesterday

Mr Gollogly who got his first job with Bus Éireann in 1971 - ha...

 

A date has been set for the abolition of mobile phone roaming charges in the EU

People will pay the same price for using their phones when trave...

 

Parkinson's Group in Monaghan appeal for support

This year, Monaghan formed a branch within the 'Irish Parkinson'...

 

Head of Independent Commission for location of Victims remains appeal for information

Geoff Knupfer Head of Independent Commission for location of Vic...

 

Minister Humphrey's says Government have not lost touch with people - following jobs blow at Liberty Insurance

Today 270 redundancies were announced at Liberty Insurance. 135 ...

 

Traveller Education Seminar in Cavan aims to identify why children leave school early

A Traveller Education Seminar took place in Cavan yesterday. Th...

 

Plans for redevelopment of St.Tiernach's Park in Clones to be drawn up

Last week representatives from St.Tiernach's Development Associa...

 

Piece of Art unveiled at Ballyjamesduff Community Creche

A piece of artwork at Ballyjamesduff Community Creche was unveil...

 

Cavan Traveller movement try to identify why children leave school early as part of Traveller Pride Week 2015

Thomas Maughan who is Chairperson of the Cavan Traveller Interag...

 

Gardaí warn people about latest scam which saw woman robbed of €1700

Garda Mary Rose McLoughlin spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan today ...

 

People in this region give their views on the introduction of €50 fine for cyclists

New fines for cyclists are coming down the line. Fines are to be...

 

Cavan girl on J1 in Berkeley says local community have been really supportive towards the Irish

Books of condolence are opening for the victims of the balcony c...

 

There's gold in Rockcorry, Monaghan

Professor Richard Conroy spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on 'The ...

 

Deputy Caoimhghín O'Caolain gives his reaction to the RTÉ documentary 'Collusion'

It comes following an RTE documentary which aired last night, co...

 

Deputy Sean Conlan gives his reaction to the RTÉ documentary 'Collusion'

The claims relate to a number of atrocities - including the Dubl...

 

Deputy Joe O'Reilly gives his reaction to the RTÉ documentary 'Collusion'

The claims relate to a number of atrocities - including the Dubl...

 

Cavan County Council condemn acts of vandalism and thefts

Last week Ballyhaise Amenity Park had its benches set alight on ...

 

This weeks edition of Community Focus

Our reporter Tessa Fleming has this weeks Community Focus report...

 

Local Dáil report for this week

Ken Murray tells us more about issues raised in the Dáil this w...

 

Operations Director with Eircode - Karen Dwyer - talks about Ireland's new post codes to be introduced this summer

In 2015, Ireland will make a little bit of history by implementi...

 

People in Cavan/Monaghan urged to support Motor Neurone Disease Association

Marie Reavey who is Regional Development Officer for the Irish M...

 

Six students in Cavan graduate from 'Latch-On Programme

Our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan was in county Cavan this mornin...

 

Family carers in Monaghan get pampered on start of National Carers week

Bridget Finnegan from Cavan/Monaghan Carers and Veronica Baylon,...

 

Fundraising underway to raise money for "cosmetic" arm four year old Rhys Reihill Duffy

Michelle Duffy spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on today's programme...

 

REQUESTED: Fr William Fitzgerald speaks to us ahead of the auction of items at Kilnacrott Abbey

Fr William Fitzgerald spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on Friday's...

 

Teachers and pupils at Holy Family School in Cootehill waiting 15 years for new school building

Principal of the Holy Family School Rachel Moynagh, Patrick McAl...

 

Diocese of Kilmore prepares to launch its pastoral plan 2015 to 2020 this Sunday

The plan outlines a set of goals and objectives to achieve in th...

 

Bellamont Estate in Cootehill sold to couple from US for €2 million

Robert Ganly of Ganly Walters spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan yes...

 

Leaving Cert Students in Monaghan give their reaction after first exam

Leaving Cert students at Beech hill College in Monaghan gave the...

 

Over 5,600 tributes for Cabra Castle Wolfhound who was killed yesterday

Thousands of tributes have been made online for the Wolfhound at...

 

Monaghan Rose on the road to Tralee

Michelle Caulfield from Scotstown was selected on Sunday night a...

 

'The Strypes' looking forward to Slane "homecoming" gig

Evan Walsh, the Drummer with Cavan band The Strypes spoke with J...

 

Town co-ordinator to be appointed in Monaghan Town this summer

It's good news for Monaghan Town. They've been missing a chamber...

 

Dylan Byrd's family "excited" ahead of tonight's live semi-finals

The People of the region are being asked to support Cavan teenag...

 

Cavan and Monaghan Roses get set for Regional Finals this weekend

Leontia Sheridan from Redhills and Michelle Caulfield from Scots...

 

Bose Corporation to close its doors to 140 employees for the final time tomorrow

Bose Corporation in Carrickmacross will close its doors for the ...

 

REQUESTED: Former homemakers building on the Dublin Road in Cavan expected to house 160 jobs in the coming years

Its expected that the former homemakers building on the Dublin R...

 

REQUESTED: Investigation underway into death of baby at Cavan General Hospital

The process of establishing an external investigation team to ca...

 

REQUESTED: Largy College - Young Social Innovators 2015

On Wednesday the 11th of May students at Largy College became Yo...

 

REQUESTED: Redhills woman selected as Cavan Rose 2015

Leontia Sheridan from Redhills was chosen as the 2015 Cavan Rose...

 

REQUESTED: Parents of a Monaghan man killed in a hit and run in 2011 intend to bring the case to the European Court of Human Rights

Jim and Lucia O'Farrell's son Shane (23) was killed in 2011 by a...

 

Harry Dwyer from Moneycare Mortgages and Investments Monaghan speaks to Dolores Martyn about mortgage rates

Harry Dwyer from Moneycare Mortgages and Investments Monaghan sp...

 

Maeve Mountgomery - Dementia Advisor for Cavan and Monaghan speaks to Julie Anne Sheridan on The Wider View

The Alzheimer's Society of Ireland is encouraging people to avai...

 

MEP Matt Carthy speaks about 300 incidents alleging Garda malpractice, error or inaction - including that of Shane O' Farrell

The parents of a Monaghan man killed in a hit and run in 2011 in...

 

Revenue say "complicity" an issue in investigating diesel laundering

Between 150 and 200 filling stations throughout the country are ...

 

Jonathan Crossan from Carrickmacross speaks about his nine year old daughter Laura who was diagnosed with cancer

Jonathan Crossan from Carrickmacross speaks about his nine year ...

 

Dianne Little speaking after public meeting on fracking hosted by LAMP

Letterbreen and Mullaghdun Partnership hosted public meeting whe...

 

Over 60 people in Cavan/Monaghan recalled for x-rays and scans

Hundreds of patients have been recalled after errors were found ...

 

Weather update for this weekend

John Eagleton of Met Eireann spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan toda...

 

Fundraising Campaign being launched "4 lil Jake's sake'

Baby Jake was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer at 4 weeks ol...

 

Hundreds of bikers expected in Clones next week for annual memorial

The 2015 Annual 'Gone But Not Forgotten Bikers Memorial' will ta...

 

Debra Drury's returns home from New Zealand following accident

24-year-old Debra Drury from Canningstown returned home yesterda...

 

Siobhán McKenna speaks about her sister Sinéad, who is among at least 100 Irish people who are believed to have been caught up in the deadly earthquake in Nepal.

31 year old Sinéad McKenna - who was travelling in the area wit...

 

Works begins on the Ulster Canal between Upper Lough Erne and Castlesaunderson

Works have begun today on a €2 million euro project to restore...

 

Boyband "Hometown" to perform at event at Beechill College tomorrow in aid of cancer

Leaving Cert Applied co-ordinator Mary Gill and 5th year student...

 

Cavan woman says Bellamont Estate could raise millions for local tourism sector

Annemarie Carolan, a tour guide from Cavan has written to variou...

 

As requested: PNA Annual Conference took place last week

On last Thursday's 'The Wider View' Julie Anne Sheridan spoke wi...

 

Monaghan Rotary Club's Road Safety Roadshow

Around 350 secondary school are attending a Road Safety Roadshow...

 

Students at Largy College selected for Young Social Innovators National Finals

Fourth year students Eva Lynch, Molly O'Harte, Daniel Freeman an...

 

€50,000 expected to be raised for the Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund

On Saturday, 486 tractors registered for 'The Martin Cadden Trac...

 

Road Safety Roadshow on April 22nd

Barra Flynn and Audrey Herron of the Monaghan Rotary Cub speak o...

 

Students from Loreto College Cavan to travel to Norway as part of European Studies Programme next week

Head of Transition Year in Loreto, Cavan Carmel Gaffney and four...

 

Oireachtas Report for this week

Ken Murray take us through what representatives for the Cavan/Mo...

 

Farmers in this region urged to do risk assessment on their farms

This week saw 'Farm Safety Fortnight' launched by the Minister S...

 

IBEC revise up its growth forecast for this year

Employers body IBEC has revised up its growth forecast for this ...

 

Gerard Brady

Employers body IBEC has revised up its growth forecast for this ...

 

Fine Gael Council says proximity to border is attractive for ATM thieves

Gardai foiled what's believed to have been the attempted theft o...

 

Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland organising fundraising event in Cavan

Youth Suicide Prevention Ireland is organising a fundraising eve...

 

APPEAL: Wife of man who went missing in Virginia appeals for information

Sonya Whelan, the wife of missing 37-year-old Joseph Whelan appe...

 

The Strypes honoured at Cathaoirleach's reception in Cavan

Yesterday evening saw The Strypes descend on Cavan Courthouse in...

 

Residents of O'Raghallaigh Park become latest to erect blockade

Residents of O'Raghallaigh Park in Cavan have today erected a bl...

 

Singer "Sting" visits Workhouse in Carrickmacross to discover more about Ancestry

Yvonne Marron from the Carrickmacross Workhouse spoke with Julie...

 

Martin Cadden's Monster Tractor Run

A monster tractor run is taking place in Mullahoran next Saturda...

 

Hopes that €100,000 can be raised in this year's 50 mile JFK Challenge for cancer

Preparations are underway for a 50 mile challenge which will tak...

 

Cavan teacher selected as Vice President of INTO

A Cavan woman has been announced as the new vice-president if th...

 

Monaghan poet Caitriona ni Chleirchin named joint winner of Michael Hartnett Poetry Award

Caitríona Ní Chléirchín whose winning collection is dedicate...

 

Crocus Cancer Support Monaghan

Crocus is a cancer support group based in the Wellness Centre in...

 

Events coming your way this Bank Holiday weekend

On today's 'The Wider View' Programme Pauric Clerkin took a look...

 

Oireacthas report for this week

Ken Murray tells us what our political representatives from Cava...

 

New fuel marker dye which aims to banish fuel fraud is being introduced from today

It will mark rebated fuels including the off-road diesel commonl...

 

Research published yesterday claims the Irish legal system is failing women and children who are the victims of domestic violence

SAFE Ireland's research which was published yesterday claims the...

 

180 Special Needs Assistants vote in favour of industrial action

Dave Sexton of IMPACT spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on today's 'T...

 

Events coming up across the region in the coming days

Tessa Fleming tells our listeners more about some of the charity...

 

Hundreds expected to attend concert at Kilnacrott Abbey tomorrow night

Kilnacrott Abbey will close to the public as we know it on Easte...

 

Super sale this Saturday in Cavan in aid of Latch On Programme for Adults with Down Syndrome

This weekend a major sale will take place above the XL shop, Tul...

 

Ballybay student presents farm safety initiative to Seanad

Patrick Duffy is a Transition Year student at Ballybay Community...

 

Debra Drury expected to return home to Ireland in May

It's hoped that a Cavan woman who was seriously injured in an ac...

 

Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Competition nationwide launch

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys ...

 

Unique Historical study underway in Belturbet on the site of where the famous Battle of Belturbet took place

Michael Drumm of Wolfhound Archaeology spoke to Julie Anne Sheri...

 

Car owners urged to double check vehicles when locking

Yesterday we reported that over €3000 worth of electronic equi...

 

It is hoped that 8 to 10 jobs will be created in Cootehill as new significant development gets the go-ahead from the Council

John Foy owner of the SuperValu Store on Market Street has rece...

 

Cavan Priest awarded Atlanta’s highest honour

A priest from County Cavan has been given Atlanta’s highest ci...

 

Oireachtas Report for this week

Ken Murray takes us through some of the issues raised by elected...

 

Land prices in Cavan and Monaghan are both up according to data in the Irish Farmer's Journal annual Land Report

The price of agricultural land in Monaghan was €9,384/acre in ...

 

Appeal lodged to save Curravagh National School in West Cavan

An appeal has been made to the Minster for Education to interven...

 

Monaghan man says daughter can't wait to live semi-independent

Breen spoke on today's 'The Wider View' with our reporter Julie ...

 

Cavan mother takes her case to UN to call on medical practioners to stop using the term 'incompatible with life'

Four Irish families are taking a case to the United Nations, to ...

 

Cycle this Saturday in Bailieborough for KBRT and Temple Street Hospital

Thomas Cooney from Bailieborough spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on...

 

'Women for Election' call for more female representation in politics

Major political parties must select 30% of women for the general...

 

The HSE says variations in patient outcomes from hospital to hospital do not necessarily suggest different standards of care.

In a statement responding to a new Department of Health report s...

 

Norbertine Fathers to leave Kilnacrott Abbey in early April

Fr William Fitzgerald, just one of five Norbertine Fathers in re...

 

Charities from across the region receive funding from the Northern Sound Christmas Appeal

Ten charities from across the region have received funding today...

 

Monaghan branch of IFA had their AGM meeting in the Four Seasons Hotel last night

The Wider View went along and spoke with Monaghan IFA chairman B...

 

Father of missing man, Donal Greene thanks community for their support

Donal Greene's father Sean spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan about h...

 

Monaghan business owner tells how lamps were stripped on up to 15 lorries over the weekend

Adrian McElvaney of McElvaney motors on the Dublin Road out of M...

 

Launch of "Living with Asthma" study results

Sharon Cosgrove, CEO of the Asthma Society of Ireland spoke to J...

 

Public asked to support National Pyjama Day

Rita Melia from Early Childhood Ireland and Laura Ward, Manager ...

 

Cavan man makes is through to live shows on 'The Voice of Ireland'

John O'Grady made it through the battles last night on 'The Voic...

 

Cavan man through to the live shows on "The Voice of Ireland"

John O'Grady from Ballyconnell in Cavan made it through the batt...

 

Aogan O' Fearghail parents speak about their son becoming GAA President

Katie and Aidan Farrell who are both in their 90s spoke with Jul...

 

Molly Loughman celebrates her 102nd birthday

There was a very special birthday this week in the Saint Mary's ...

 

Oireacthas Report for this week

Ken Murray has this week's Dáil report....

 

Big weekend for sport in Cavan as first Cavan man is ratified as President of the GAA

Aogan O' Fearghail spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on today's 'Th...

 

Cavan writer sells the film rights to his trilogy of books, the first of which will be released early next year.

A Cavan writer has sold the film rights to his trilogy of books,...

 

Seven towns in Cavan and Monaghan are required to have an extra food waste bin from July

Households in small towns with a population over 1500 will soon ...

 

Former Fianna Fáil Councillor gets call from Taoiseach regarding his concerns over water protests

Former Town Councillor in Cavan Paddy Conaty says he's concerned...

 

Cavan Rose describes trip to Belarus as both emotional and rewarding.

The senior medical student, along with Monaghan Rose Sonya Casey...

 

Martin Cadden Monster Tractor Run to take place in April

The family of Martin Cadden who lost his life in an accident in ...

 

Barry McGuigan Park is officially opened in Clones today

Former featherweight world boxing champion Barry McGuigan return...

 

Sgt Tony Campbell on incidences of road rage in Monaghan

Gardai in Monaghan say there's a problem of road rage at traffic...

 

Cllr Niamh Smyth on her proposal to name Bailieborough Library after Cumann na mBan

Fianna Fáil Councillor Niamh Smyth put forward the proposal to ...

 

'Good Morning Positve Age' service says the HSE have allayed fears over the future of Lisdarn

Margaret Basmajan, of the 'Good Morning of Positive Age' Service...

 

Eirgrid to open three offices across the Dublin North East Region

David Martin from Eirgrid spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on toda...

 

Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Combilift

Taoiseach Enda Kenny on 200 jobs announced for Combilift Monagha...

 

Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Combilift

Taoiseach Enda Kenny on 200 jobs announced for Combilift Monagha...

 

First even anti-fracking conference in the EU to take place in Fermanagh this month.

The event organised by Sinn Féin will take place on the 20th of...

 

Ellenora Lynch

Ellenora Lynch spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on 'The Wider View...

 

The Genealogy of the Very Ancient and Illustrious House of O'Reilly to be explained tonight in Cavan

Cavan Library recently purchased a book of 'The Genealogy of the...

 

Tag rugby initiative for children with intellectual disabilities in Cavan

Dean McElroy, Sports Inclusion Development Officer with Cavan Sp...

 

REACTION: Alan Shatter wrote to the Dail's Ceann Comhairle - trying to stop a Commission of Investigation from look into his handling of alleged Garda malpractice

The Seanad now looks set to row into the row over the cancellati...

 

Concerns for NEDOC services in Cavan

Concerns are mounting for the future of the NEDOC service at Cav...

 

Monaghan artists artwork features in 'Pigs on Parade' Exhibition

Pigs on Parade is a unique fundraising campaign in aid of the Ja...

 

Garda Whistleblower John Wilson on the penalty points report

A report published yesterday into the penalty points system foun...

 

Dairy Seminar in Cavan tomorrow

Jack Kennedy, Dairy Editor with Irish Farmers Journal spoke with...

 

Deadline for community applications for Cavan JPC

Grainne Boyle of Cavan County Council spoke with Julie Anne Sher...

 

Bose employee describes the way they were told of job losses as "bad"

Kathleen has worked at Bose Corporation for almost 27 years. She...

 

Minister Richard Bruton says everything will be done to bring new jobs to Carrickmacross

Minister Richard Bruton spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on today'...

 

Minister Richard Bruton says everything will be done to bring new jobs to Carrickmacross

Minister Richard Bruton spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on today'...

 

Kieran McAree Search Operation Fundraiser surpasses expectations

Over the weekend, hundreds took to the street to raise money for...

 

5 jobs to come on stream at Connolly Meats in Scotstown in new Aldi deal

Five new jobs will be created at Connolly Meats in North Monagha...

 

Residents of Emyvale call for safety measures at 'Shaws Corner' before someone is seriously injured

Yesterday a lorry coming from the direction of Aughnacloy overtu...

 

Oireachtas report for this week

Ken Murray has this report from Leinster House for this week hig...

 

Monaghan Logo launched on McKenna's car ahead of World Championships

The Monaghan County Council logo - which is printed onto the car...

 

Family thank public for their support to the Debra Drury Fund

Debra Drury, a young Cavan woman who fell from a rope swing in N...

 

Public call for Quinn Glass to be retained under local ownership

An effort to put forward a local bid and stop the sale of the fo...

 

CEO of Aventas moves to quell rumours about potential sale of the former Quinn Glass company

It emerged over the weekend that family owned Spanish company V...

 

Parents of Kieran McAree say the community is keeping them going in their search for Kieran

Kieran McAree has been missing now for 26 days. On Saturday our ...

 

Young Fine Gael call for real and proper debate on alcohol

Dale McDermott, President of Young Fine Gael spoke with Julie An...

 

Virginia College, Cavan holding Wellness Week next week

Teacher Mary Smith from Virginia College spoke to Dolores Martyn...

 

New primary online data base that includes PPS numbers of primary school children

Simon McGarr, a solicitor and digital expert spoke to Dolores Ma...

 

People of Clones say they are not being listened to on Ulster Bank Closure

Today, people turned out for a candle lit vigil in front of the ...

 

Search ongoing for missing Kieran McAree in Enniskillen

The search for Kieran McAree, a missing 23-year-old Monaghan ma...

 

County Manager tells 'The Wider View' what cost them the IBAL title

Kilkenny has been named as the country's cleanest town for the t...

 

Back to business under new management from today

It's back to business for Quinn Industrial Holdings Limited toda...

 

People give their views on the restored St.Mel's Cathedral in Longford

Saint Mel's Cathedral in Longford has reopened five years after ...

 

Cootehill Students produce fantastic CD for 'Make a Wish Foundation'

Transition year students in St Aidan's Comprehensive School in C...

 

Fire Officer in Monaghan warns people about poor stove installation following fire

Chief Fire Officer, Dermot Brannigan spoke with Julie Anne Sheri...

 

Quinn name to return on Friday - McCartin

The first steps have been taken to rebrand a set of companies on...

 

New device launched to help chronic tinnitus

Last week Irish Medtech firm Neuromod Devices Limited launched t...

 

Cavan Youthreach student claims award in Human Rights Competition

Jamie Mullarkey from Cavan Youthreach was awarded first prize in...

 

Cavan woman living in Sydney says community is "paranoid"

Eimear Comiskey, a young woman from Mullahoran in county Cavan, ...

 

First SDVP charity shop opens in Carrickmacross

On Friday last, Carrickmacross saw the official opening of the v...

 

Dáil report for this week

Ken Murray takes us through some of the main issues raised by lo...

 

Anger and concern expressed at public meeting last night regarding the closure of Ulster Bank Branch in Clones

Over 100 people turned up to a public meeting on the proposed cl...

 

Community Footpath opens in Bailieborough

The new Castle Lake footpath in Bailieborough was officially ope...

 

300 people protests against water charges in Cavan over the weekend

Over 300 people from all age groups in society turned out in Cav...

 

This week's Oireachtas Report

Ken Murray has this week's Oireachtas Report which gives us a fl...

 

Coláiste Oriall perform 'The Wizard of Oz' through Irish

There was excitement last night in the Garage Theatre as Coláis...

 

Cavan: History and Society Book Launch

After 10 years in the making the book 'Cavan History and Society...

 

Hometown gig tomorrow night to kick off The Strypes’ Irish Tour

Cavan band ‘The Strypes’ are bringing a touch of rhythm and ...

 

As requested:Clones woman appeals to Ulster Bank officials to 'keep local branch open'

Mary Trant from Clones spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on 'The Wi...

 

Right2Water public meeting

Right2Water held a public meeting in Monaghan town last night. N...

 

'A Response to Beauty'.

Minister Heather Humphreys had a busy night last night in Cavan ...

 

Dáil report for this week

Ken Murray has this report about issues raised by local represen...

 

Plans for proposed Skatepark in Cavan to be put on display on Monday

Plans for the proposed skatepark in Cavan will be unveiled on Mo...

 

Students at St.Michael's N.S in Corcaghan make the the headlines

Yesterday, during leaders questions in the Dáil, An Taoiseach E...

 

Breffni Blues Special Olympic Club get set to celebrate their 10 year anniversary

The Breffni Blues Special Olympic Club are celebrating their 10 ...

 

Thousands of students attend Career Day in Monaghan

Today all 23 secondary schools in Cavan and Monaghan will be att...

 

Castleblayney new Youthreach Centre to open this Friday

Yesterday, Sinead McKenna who is the co-ordinator of the Youthre...

 

Fundraiser's for young Cavan woman injured in New Zealand raise over €20,000

Communities across County Cavan have united together and raised ...

 

Cavan County Council adopt budget for 2015

Yesterday, councillors in County Cavan adopted their budget for ...

 

Private Robert Hamilton: The story of a young Monaghan soldier killed in World War 1

The story of Private Robert Hamilton, a young Monaghan soldier k...

 

Pupils in Monaghan tell us about "Friends" as part of Health Poetry and Essay writing competition

Over 250 people attended the Monaghan Mental Health Association ...

 

Fine Gael TD says Cabinet should have listened to backbenchers sooner

Fine Gael Deputy for Cavan/Monaghan Sean Conlan spoke with Julie...

 

As requested: Dowra Courthouse officially opens its doors

Pauline McGovern from the Dowra Resource Committee spoke with Ju...

 

Benefit for Debra Drury this Saturday night in Tullyvin

Debra Drury from Kill in Cavan was seriously injured in an accid...

 

Check the Register before Tuesday

Eoin Doyle, Director of Services at Cavan County Council spoke w...

 

Six bids lodged for the glass business of Eircirc part of the former Quinn group

CEO of Aventas Paul O’Brien spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on...

 

Over 150 people attend the Border Roads to Memories and Reconciliation showcase in Clones

Over 150 people attended the Border Roads to Memories and Reconc...

 

Young Cavan woman seriously injured in New Zealand

Kathy Chapman from the Dominion Post in Wellington New Zealand s...

 

The Border Roads memories showcase comes to Cavan and Monaghan

In September 2012, Border Roads to Memories and Reconciliation s...

 

Farmers continue to protest in Clones over beef prices

Members of the Irish Farmers Association are taking part in a 48...

 

Farmers continue to protest in Clones over beef prices

Members of the Irish Farmers Association are taking part in a 48...

 

As requested: The Errigal Truagh Special Needs Group granted planning permission for day centre

The Errigal Truagh Special Needs Group has received conditional ...

 

Hallelujah! Fr Ray Kelly to release his debut album just in time for Christmas

Father Ray Kelly, the Co Meath priest who became an internet sen...

 

Cavan Town scoops joint gold at the ceremony in London for the ‘best destination for people with a disability’.

Cavan Town beat off stiff competition from destinations like Lon...

 

300 delegates attended Assembly in Diocese of Kilmore over the weekend

Bishop Leo O'Reilly spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on 'The Wider...

 

The future of two women's groups in County Monaghan is still unclear

Minister for Environment Alan Kelly recently extended the time f...

 

As requested: Full report on water charges following Saturday's protests

On 'The Wider View' yesterday, Julie Anne Sheridan heard from pr...

 

Sister of Columba McVeigh appeals for information on his whereabouts

Dympna Kerr, the sister of one of the so-called disappeared Colu...

 

"Can't pay, won't pay" - that was the message from Saturday's water charge protest in Monaghan

Close to 1000 people in Monaghan and over 3000 people turned out...

 

Dance fundraiser in memory of Monaghan teacher to take place this month

On Sunday November 16th, a special fundraiser in memory of the l...

 

Monaghan Gardaí receive National Bravery Award today

21 awards for outstanding acts of bravery are being presented du...

 

First anti-water tax meeting takes place in Cavan

Last night over 60 people attended the first in a series of anti...

 

Efforts to tackle obesity get underway in Cavan this Thursday

An inter-agency programme aimed at tackling childhood obesity an...

 

"Nasty weather strong winds" expected in Ulster tonight

Pat Clarke from Met Éireann spoke on today's 'The Wider View' P...

 

Some of the Love/Hate cast spotted filming in Mullagh

Michael Farrelly who is co-owner of Killians Lodge Hotel told to...

 

12 trees uprooted during 'mini tornado' in Carrickmacross yesterday

Jim Carlisle in the Laragh, Lisgall area of Carrickmacross spoke...

 

"Tenants are responsible for paying for their own water usage"

Irish Water's moved to clarify the liability of landlords and te...

 

Monaghan GP says budget for health lacks "credibility"

Monaghan based GP Dr Ilona Duffy who is also a member of the Iri...

 

People asked to prepare for more rats this winter

Carl Hunter from Rentokil spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan on 'The...

 

Cavan and Monaghan Secondary Schools Choral Performance

Niamh Smith, Arts Education Officer with Cavan and Monaghan Educ...

 

County Monaghan Anti-Pylon Committee respond to comments made by County Manager

Yesterday the County Manager in Monaghan Eugene Cummins spoke ab...

 

Monaghan County Manager breaks his silence on North South Interconnector Project

Monaghan County Councillors heard yesterday from An Bord Pleaná...

 

Cavan man takes to the roads to raise cancer awareness

Sean Fegan, a retired teacher in Ballyjamesduff, spoke with Juli...

 

Oireachtas Report

On today's Wider View, Ken Murray discussed local issues from th...

 

Irish Water charge questions answered

Cecilia Smith from Citizen's Information in Cavan joined our rep...

 

Stranded on an island in county Meath: The story of a missing castaway cow

A Bailieborough farmer who had given up hope of finding his miss...

 

Two Deacon's to be ordained in Diocese of Kilmore this Sunday

A married man from Ballyjamesduff and another from Drumgoon are ...

 

Gardaí Issue Winter Warning on Burglaries

Gardaí have advised householders to take steps to protect their...

 

Safety needs to become a priority for Farmers

Bernard Donohue Chairman of Agri Aware spoke with Julie Anne She...

 

Monaghan IFA "disappointed" following decision not to cut LPT

Brian Treanor, Chairman of Monaghan IFA says he is disappointed ...

 

Talk on the 'The History of the GAA in Cavan' to take place tonight

Virginia and District Historical Society are hosting a talk by A...

 

Student faces four hour journey daily due to lack of student accomodation

Connlaoth McDuffie spoke on todays' The Wider View about his str...

 

Men's shed in Carrrickroe officially opened

The official opening of the men's shed in Carrickroe took place ...

 

Culture night sees over 22 events in Cavan

Over 1400 events are taking place at over 900 venues today to ma...

 

The issue of hard water in Scotstown hasn't eased

Residents in Smithborough, Scotstown and Ballinode are affected ...

 

Concern over removal of bus to Ballyconnell Central School

Captain Richard Beadle who is Chairman of the Board of Managemen...

 

Fuel theft from filling stations on the rise

There has been a rise in the region in the number of motorists f...

 

Podcast Request: Collection of dangerous spiders found in a house in County Carlow

A collection of spiders at a house in Carlow has groups calling ...

 

Monaghan mourns the loss of Irish horse trainer and local businessman Oliver Brady

Monaghan man Oliver Brady passed away yesterday following a seri...

 

Students at Beechill College "delighted" with Junior Cert results

Over 1,850 students received their Junior Cert results in counti...

 

Gardaí tell Junior Cert students "Don't pour your dreams away"

The "Don't Pour Your Dreams Away" campaign is in its third year ...

 

Cavan Olympian part of Irish Team heading to European games in Antwerp today

Michael Lafferty is heading to the Special Olympic European Game...

 

Pope Francis accepts the resignation of Cardinal Sean Brady

Bishop of Kilmore, Leo O'Reilly spoke on 'The Wider View' today ...

 

Junior Entrepreneur Programme launched in Cavan

Peter Cosgrove, Chief Executive of ATA in Cavan spoke on 'The Wi...

 

Victim of burglary in Cavan overnight speaks out

Natasha in Crossdoney had her home broken into overnight. Her tw...

 

Pupils tell us about their first few days back at school

It's back to school this week as the school holidays finally com...

 

Group home for women with physical and sensory disabilities gets go ahead

Brian Mac An Bhaird spoke on 'The Wider View' Programme today ab...

 

'Don't Pour Your Dreams Away Campaign' to be launched in Monaghan tomorrow

Gerard Callan who is Education co-ordinator with Monaghan Integr...

 

Cavan woman tell us the real story behind Motor Neurone Disease as fundraising through ice bucket challenge reaches €1.1 million

Amanda O'Keefe lost her father to Motor Neurone Disease two year...

 

Resident frustrated with inconsiderate motorists

Vanessa, a resident in Loreto Wood in Cavan spoke on 'The Wider ...

 

Elderly groups in Cavan and Monaghan urged to apply for "active" grants

Sue Guildea from the Go for life Age and Opportunity Initiative ...

 

Monaghan mother tells of her fear following car theft over the weekend

Belinda Treanor spoke on 'The Wider View' today. Her car was sto...

 

€47,000 piece of art planned for Cootehill

Catriona O'Reilly, the Arts Officer in Cavan spoke with Julie An...

 

Emyvale Resident living in fear due to speeding motorists

Barry in Emyvale is living in a house which is located on a seve...

 

Owner of cat shot with 'screw' tells 'The Wider View' of his disgust

Michael from Cavan spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan tod...

 

Development of the Holy Family School in Cootehill - still in Limbo

Isabelle Lord, Deputy Principal at the Holy Family School in Coo...

 

A tribute to the late Albert Reynolds

Today representatives from the political world in Cavan and Mona...

 

Advice for students on their rights ahead of renting accomodation

Ann Marie Caulfield of the Private Residence Tenancies Board spo...

 

Dog found in Belturbet had 17 gun pellets in his head

Jemima Harrison of the UK-based Black Retriever X Rescue spoke o...

 

Cavan is the second cleanest town in Ireland

Deputy Chief Executive of Cavan County Council Des Maguire spoke...

 

Former priest gives his reaction to resignation of Cardinal Sean Brady

Pat Smith, a native of Laragh and former student of Cardinal Sea...

 

Coillte says Cavan Burren will have major economic benefits for Blacklion

Bill Murphy of Coillte spoke with our reporter Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Some advice for exam students and parents

Gerry Reilly Career Guidance Counsellor at St McCartan's College...

 

Charity Tribute to the late Gavin O'Connor this Friday

This Friday night, Brush Shiels, Philomena Lynott, Voice of Irel...

 

Rianta host successful exhibition in Cavan

Local artists flocked to the courthouse in Cavan last Thursday n...

 

"The Food Academy" sees local food producers receive support

Kenneth O'Connor, Local Project Manager with SuperValu and Paul ...

 

People's view on 'The Taste of Cavan' event

Our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan brought 'The Wider View' Progra...

 

WW1 Exhibition opens in Ballybay

A World War 1 Exhibition has opened in Ballybay today. It's open...

 

Richard Keith Memorial Fundraiser takes place this Saturday

Richard Keith died in Australia earlier this year. His sister Li...

 

County Cavan remembers the victims of World War 1

Last night over 500 people turned out to remember those killed i...

 

Water from your tap is going to cost you just under half a cent a litre

Water from your tap is going to cost you just under half a cent ...

 

Cavan based pharmacist qualifies for World Ironman Championships

Diane Hogan-Murphy spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on "The Wider Vi...

 

Monaghan Doctor travels to Africa to help with the outbreak of Ebola

Dr. Gabriel Fitzpatrick from Aughnamullen spoke to Julie Anne Sh...

 

Cavan Age Friendly initiative takes place today

Julie Prendiville who works with Cavan County Council spoke to o...

 

Appeal for support for the 'My Canine Champion' initiative which has already helped two Cavan families

Mairead Quinn from Ballyconnell spoke on 'The Wider View' today ...

 

Launch of the Calor Sustainable Community Champion 2014

On "The Wider View" yesterday, Julie Anne Sheridan spoke to the ...

 

Irish Hospice Foundation ask you to “Think Ahead”

Aine McCambridge from the Hospice Foundation spoke with Julie An...

 

80 turn out at bog protest last night

80 men, women and children turned out last night at Ross Bog on ...

 

"It could be you"

A €350,000 lotto plus 1 prize remains unclaimed in Cavan. The ...

 

Cavan man wants alternative to pylons

Val Martin contacted Northern Sound News about alternatives to w...

 

Cavan County Manager says a loan of approximately €6 million will be needed to buy multi-storey carpark

Interim County Manager in Cavan Ger Finn spoke on 'The Wider Vie...

 

Chernobyl children tell us more about their holidays in Cavan and Monaghan

Julie Anne Sheridan was joined in studio yesterday by Svetlana M...

 

Crosskeys Pony Trotting Club want to give something back to local charities

David Reilly from the Crosskeys Pony Trotting Club spoke with Ju...

 

Sheelin turfcutters respond to claims that €128,000 was spent on helicopter monitoring

Sean Reilly from the Sheelin Turfcutters Association spoke on 'T...

 

A "special" fundraiser in aid of Ronald McDonald House

Cathy Fay from Clones spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on "The Wider...

 

Local tourist hotspots react to getting married outdoors

On "The Wider View" today, Phil McGauran of Flemings Folly in Ba...

 

Appeal for information after BMW theft in Clontibret

Brian Morgan from Clontibret spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on 'Th...

 

Special appeal for family affected by Clones housefire

Debbie Coyle a neighbour of a family in Clones whose home went o...

 

As requested: Professor John O'Keefe on The Guerin Report

Professor John O'Keefe spoke on 'The Wider View' last week about...

 

Locals 'delighted' at Fine Gael TD's appointment as Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht

Claire Noble speaks to locals who attended Minister Heather Hump...

 

As requested: Good Morning Postive Age help prevent rural isolation

Margaret Basmajan spoke on The Wider View yesterday about the se...

 

Heather Humphreys is new Minister for Arts

Heather Humphreys TD has been telling us more about her appointm...

 

Cavan girl takes part in Miss Burlesque Ireland next week

Ellen Cooney AKA Calamity Sparks spoke on 'The Wider View' today...

 

People on the streets react to the cancellation of all five Garth Brooks concerts

People on the streets of the region react to the news that there...

 

Fr Gerry Comiskey reacts to QBRC Development

Fr Gerry Comiskey a close family friend of the Quinn Family spok...

 

People in Ballyconnell react to QBRC news

Today Julie Anne Sheridan from Northern Sound News hit the stree...

 

MEP Matt Carthy's brother to take his seat on Monaghan County Council

31-year-ol Colm Carthy will be officially co-opted onto Monaghan...

 

Cavan woman will be out $2,200 on flights if Garth Brooks Concerts don't go ahead

Nicola McCullagh, a native of Cavan who now lives in New York is...

 

Monaghan man takes up position as TUI President

Gerry Quinn from Clones took up his role as TUI President on Wed...

 

"Serving members must be removed from GSOC"

Yesterday it was announced that a panel of legal experts is to b...

 

Travelller Pride Awards 2014

On today's "The Wider View" we had a special report from the Cav...

 

Students in Monaghan give their views on the move to Secondary School

Primary schools across Cavan and Monaghan are getting ready for ...

 

Unemployment "The Wider View" from the people of Cavan/Monaghan

On "The Wider View" yesterday Julie Anne Sheridan discussed unem...

 

Cavan man who photo-bombed World Cup Coverage on Copacabana beach tells us why he did it

Ballyconnell man, John O'Grady's antics on Saturday last have go...

 

Cavan General Hospital celebrates 25th Anniversary this weekend

Bridget Clarke, General Manager of the Cavan Monaghan Hospital G...

 

This week's Dáil report

On todays' News90 Deborah Naylor told us more about the issues r...

 

Uniform appeal in Monaghan Shopping Centre tomorrow

For today's News90 David Macken of NYP Monaghan and Sean Gilroy,...

 

Mixed views to new Housing Assistance Payment

The Housing Assistance Payment Scheme (HAP) is a new payment des...

 

Cross Border Cruisers condemn “illegal racing events”.

Cein Boyle from the Cross Border Cruisers spoke with our reporte...

 

Community of Ballyjamesduff raise funds for defibrillators in the town

Gerry O'Reilly from The Heart of Ballyjamesduff spoke to Julie A...

 

These students from Monaghan Collegiate say they're happy with English Paper One

Students across Ireland completed Paper One of the English Leavi...

 

After 29 years Councillor Pádraigín Uí Mhurchadha says goodbye to Monaghan Town Council

Sinn Féin Town Councillor Pádraigín Uí Mhurchadha spoke with...

 

Final ever Cavan Town Council meeting takes place

Fianna Fáil Town Councillor Paddy Conaty spoke with our News 90...

 

As requested - Former Fine Gael Councillor Maura Maguire Lynch on retirement from politics

Maura Maguire Lynch spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on...

 

ETB and The Gaiety School of Acting launch a mental health Initiative

Avril Crotty who is the Outreach and International Marketing Man...

 

People on the streets tell us their views ahead of polling day

Siobhain Maguire took to the streets of Monaghan yesterday to ge...

 

Management at Cavan General Hospital move to ease fears

Manager of the Cavan/Monaghan Hospital Group Bridget Clarke and ...

 

Father appeals to parents to get involved in latest initiative for children with autism in Cavan

Ciaran Gilmour from Ballyjamesduff is a father of three children...

 

Largy College claim All Ireland Concern Debate title

Largy College Debate Team Sean Mullins, Christy Biji, Mollie McC...

 

Mealiff Family - over 60 years on Clones Town Council

Councillor Ross Mealiff spoke to our Reporter Julie Anne Sherida...

 

End of a era in Clones after 160 years

Clones Town Councillor Peter Mulligan spoke to Northern Sound Re...

 

Cootehill Councillor voices his discontent over abolition of Town Councils

Last night saw the last meeting of Cootehill Town Council take p...

 

HSE apologises for shortcomings in the management and care of Carrickmacross woman

The HSE has apologised for shortcomings in the management and ca...

 

Carrickmacross woman brings the world to the eyes of the Monaghan people

Aideen Hand from Carrickmacross joined our reporter Julie Anne S...

 

Staffing is "a concern" says INMO

Tony Fitzpatrick from the INMO spoke with Julie Anne Sheridan fr...

 

Maurice McCabe approached Minister Pat Rabbitte with "shocking matters" 7 to 8 years ago

Today on his visit to Monaghan Minister Pat Rabbitte disclosed t...

 

As requested by listener - National Archives of Ireland put available 1800 census data online

Cathriona Crowe Head of Special Projects at the National Archive...

 

Cavan girl will host a major fundraiser for her 21st birthday

Louise Johnston is turning 21 in September and for her 21st she ...

 

"The Justice system has let my family down".

Lucie O'Farrell, the mother of Shane O'Farrell who was killed in...

 

Assaults on frontline Garda members on the rise

There has been a rise in the number of attacks on frontline Gar...

 

Search ongoing for two missing men in Cavan

Paul Williams Special Crime Correspondent with the Irish Indepen...

 

Ballybay Enterprise Park officially opened today

Minister of State for Small Business John Perry TD officially op...

 

As requested by listener - Irish Brokers Association update customers on Setanta Insurance

John Bissett President of the Irish Brokers Association spoke on...

 

County Manager looks back at his ten years in Cavan

County Manager Jack Keyes will retire from his position next Fri...

 

Smokers group not happy with e-cigarette ban

John Mallon from Forest Eireann spoke on today's News90 programm...

 

Beautician makes appeal for return of stolen goods

A Cavan beautician is appealing to members of the public to be o...

 

Cootehill GAA agree to sell land to improve safety

At a meeting on Friday night, members of Cootehill Celtics GAA v...

 

Further Insurance Levy could be on the cards

Personal Finance Editor with the Irish Independent Charlie Westo...

 

Bikers memorial set for 9th of May

The 14th annual Biker's memorial will go ahead as planned this y...

 

Cavan Town scoop major award from Council of Europe

This week Cavan Town became one of 15 to be awarded the 'Flag of...

 

Cavan man recalls Boston Marathon Bombing

Today marks the one year anniversary since the Boston Marathon B...

 

Liverpool Club in Cavan speak on Hillsborough Disaster

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster. P...

 

Water charges could be up on €300 per household

Paul Melia of the Irish Independent spoke on today's News90 with...

 

Monaghan mother speaks out on the issue of Epilepsy Awareness

Maggie Swift a mother of two from Scotshouse and Noreen O'Donnel...

 

Councillor wants no electoral abuse at May local elections

Independent Councillor Seamus Treanor wants a closer eye kept on...

 

Monaghan locals on the historic UK state visit

Britain's Queen Elizabeth has formally welcomed the President to...

 

Holy Family School celebrates 40 years

The Holy Family School in Cootehill is 40 years old. Our reporte...

 

Cavan Theatre Festival is launched

Yesterday was the World Theatre Day and County Cavan celebrated ...

 

Minister Ring praises people of Cavan for initiatives to get people active

Michael Ring TD is Minister of State for Tourism and Sport spoke...

 

Transparency International Ireland call for McCabe to be given back PULSE rights

John Devitt of Transparency International Ireland told our News9...

 

Major exhibition on Castle Leslie to be opened tonight in Monaghan

Monaghan County Museum in association with Castle Leslie are hos...

 

John McGuinness says "Alan Shatter is not the man to lead reform".

John McGuinness Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, today...

 

Garda Association contradict reports of manpower fears

AGSI's John Redmond spoke on today's News90 and denied that ther...

 

Cavan/Monaghan Childcare co-ordinators react to OECD Childcare reports

Breda McKenna Co-ordinator of County Monaghan Childcare Committe...

 

Aventas Group respond to last nights criminal act

CEO of Aventas Paul O'Brien spoke to our reporter Claire Noble t...

 

Donal Walsh's mother encourages Monaghan students to "cherish life"

Today the mother of Kerry teenager Donal Walsh told a group of s...

 

"Significant" deal for family in mortgage arrears

Details emerged this morning of a deal which sees a family keep ...

 

Fine Gael TD defends proposals for voluntary sector

Deputy Sean Conlan told today's News90 Programme that people in ...

 

Ovarian Cancer fundraiser in Cavan next week

Maggie Rudden lost her sister-in-law over a week ago to ovarian ...

 

Monaghan GP Dr Illona Duffy

Monaghan GP Dr Illona Duffy says it appears the new primary care...

 

Northern Sound presents local groups with funding

If you cast your mind back to December and Shannonside Northern ...

 

Bog butter found in Fermanagh dates back to Middle Ages

In June of 1980, Tempo native Jack Shannon came across a 35 poun...

 

Know Your Rights- travel and employment issues

Cecelia Smith of Citizens Information in Cavan joined us on News...

 

Monaghan resident says the government's Gateway scheme is akin to 'slave labour'

From this Autumn, unemployed people will be invited to take up p...

 

Annual Biker Memorial to take play on May 9th

Brian McUaid joined the News90 team, our reporter Julie Anne She...

 

Cavan Gardaí appeal for information following aggravated burglary in Belturbet and serious assault in Cavan Town

Superintendent for the Cavan Garda Division Jimmy Coen spoke on ...

 

Young social innovators from Largy college discuss their project

Kerri McGuigan, Niamh McCaul, John Leonard and Fergal McGirk fro...

 

Boston reporter discusses Cavan's nanny case

Garrett Quinn of MassLive.com joined us on today's News90 to dis...

 

'Self employed people in Ireland are the new poor.'

A local man speaking at a New Beginning talk in Monaghan last ni...

 

Mary Lynch: 'I have to live with the guilt'

Taxi driver Mary Lynch was assaulted by Jerry McGrath in Virgini...

 

The sister of a young Monaghan man who was killed in a hit and run welcomes tougher traffic laws

Yesterday, the Oireachtas enacted the latest Road Traffic Bill i...

 

Local fundraiser outraged at €240,000 salary

Sandra Clarke from Castleblayney spoke on today's News90 with Ju...

 

Journalist Noel Baker discusses calls for youth criminal records to be cleared.

The Head of the newly formed Child and Family Agency is calling ...

 

Cavan project shortlisted for Aontas Star Award

Dympna McCarron from "The Hatch Project" in Cavan spoke on today...

 

Outbreak of Meningitis at Cavan Creche

There have been two confirmed cases of meningitis at a Creche in...

 

Parents urged to leave one hour between meals and swimming

Over the course of the past few days the swimming pool in Monagh...

 

€200,000 boost for Blacklion Enterprise Centre

Vincent Reynolds CEO of Cavan County Enterprise Board spoke on t...

 

Community grieve loss of young local man in Australia

The Secretary of Cornafean GAA Club says the wider community is ...

 

Mayor condemns weekend assault

Mayor of County Monaghan Sean Conlon says assaults like the one ...

 

Monaghan Student named as one of the top 20 volunteers in Ireland

A Monaghan student has been named as one of the top 20 Youth Vol...

 

Monaghan man needs volunteers to help Limerick communities affected by flooding

Geraldine Reidy from St.Marys' Estate in Limerick spoke on today...

 

Concerned residents of Ballyjamesduff come together to stop anti-social behaviour

150 concerned residents turned out in Ballyjamesduff last night ...

 

Flying Pig structure for Castleblayneys N2

Colleen O'Grady took to the streets of Castleblayney to get loca...

 

Cavan IFA appeals to OPW to take action on flooding

Jim O'Rourke, Cavan farmer and chairman of IFA spoke on todays N...

 

Clones resident raises concerns on our roads

Walter Pringle spoke on todays News90 about issues on the roads ...

 

Concerns raised ahead of school uniform survey

Michael McCarey of E&M Stores spoke on today's News90 and told J...

 

Calls for bye-laws to tackle drinking in public places

Bailieborough Councillor Niamh Smith spoke on todays News90 abou...

 

Whistleblower appearance was necessary for "democracy"

PAC Chairman John McGuinness spoke on todays News90 about the c...

 

Garth Brooks mania hits Cavan and Monaghan

Northern Sound News took to the streets of Monaghan today to get...

 

Cavan PIP: Institutions need to stop pressure tactics

Mark Reilly Partner at KBG Chartered Accountants and Personal In...

 

Overwhelming response to road safety event

Sergeant Tony Campbell of Monaghan's traffic division spoke to N...

 

Monaghan woman celebrates special birthday

News90's Julie Anne Sheridan spoke to Agnes Moffett in Oriel Hou...

 

Students hear of devastation caused by road traffic accidents

News90's Claire Noble brought this special report from the 'Yout...

 

Cavan/Monaghan TD feels people want public banking inquiry

Fine Gael TD Joe O'Reilly spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on today'...

 

Breda Stack gives a guide to de-cluttering your home

De-Clutter Therapist Breda Stack spoke to NEWS90 today and gave ...

 

Keg thefts prove costly for publicans

Tom Burke of the Irish Brewers' Association explained to Julie A...

 

Victims of aggravated burglary in Cavan and Monaghan need more support

Sinn Fein's Damien Brady told Julie Anne Sheridan on Tuesday's N...

 

Storytelling Workshop comes to Co. Cavan

Freda Manweiler spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on the NEWS90 show ...

 

Co. Monaghan mother "not surprised" at the return of American child pageant

Castleblayney mother Louise Rooney and Tracey Monson from the IS...

 

Garth Brooks announces dates for Ireland

Garth Brooks speaking in Dublin today:...

 

Joan Burton

Joan Burton ...

 

"We call it 'The Fridge' as it's the cool place to be!"

Yesterday evening a Youth Cafe, known as 'The Fridge', was offic...

 

Job creation and border investment are just two of the issues on the minds of the electorate.

It's been a difficult few years for people living in the border ...

 

Monaghan Barrister explains changes in reporting on family law cases

Emma Gilhooly a Barrister in County Monaghan spoke on today's Ne...

 

Should the ambulance service be regulated

Peadar McMahon from the Monaghan Community Alliance joined Julie...

 

Impartial Reporter journalist Meadhbh Monahan discusses the contentious issue of fracking

This week, an anti-fracking protest took place in Enniskillen, C...

 

Dr. Rory O'Hanlon: Ian Paisley's comments about the Dublin and Monaghan bombings were 'wrong'.

In an extract of an interview, the Rev. Ian Paisley said the gov...

 

Eamon Timmins of Age Action reacts to cuts in housing grants for the elderly and those with disabilities

Eamon Timmins joined Deborah Naylor to explain the eligibility c...

 

Landowners, farmers and concerned residents 'will stand firm' against pylons

Deborah Naylor got a flavour of people's concerns about pylons -...

 

'If people go to jail- we will quite happily go with them'

There were strong utterances issued by local representatives at ...

 

Monaghan's Gaelscoil Ultain to feature in TG4 series

Ahead of episode one of An Ceoldráma on TG4, Deborah Naylor spo...

 

A dog loving pensioner from Carrickmacross exemplifies Christmas spirit.

Eamonn Boylan, a humble pensioner from Carrickmacross who gives ...

 

The newly elected President of the IFA speaks about his vision for the farming sector in 2014

Following his election victory in Dublin last night, Meath nativ...

 

Monaghan Haulier welcomes enforcement by Gardai on illegal activity

Gerry McMahon, a Monaghan Haulier and National Secretary of the ...

 

The driver of the Polar Express at Winter Wonderland has a direct line to Santa

Martin Mackey, train driver at Winter Wonderland Glaslough, talk...

 

Carrickmacross Father urges authorities to stop talking and take action

Breen spoke on today's News90. His daughter is one of five women...

 

Quinn Group CEO speaks out on vandalism

Last night a oil lorry was rammed into a Quinn Group building. N...

 

Investigation underway into the theft of 21 cattle in Ballybay area

Sergeant Mick Bracken spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Sinn Fein's Health Spokesperson calls for CRC inquiry & dismisses questions over party leadership

Cavan Monaghan TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin TD calls for ex-boss o...

 

Special Olympics Ireland on Nelson Mandela's appearance at the 2003 Special Olympics

Deborah Naylor spoke to the CEO of Special Olympics Ireland, Mat...

 

Complaint into RUC response to Monaghan Bombings being looked into

Margaret Urwin from the group 'Justice for the Forgotten' told N...

 

"A day when dreams come true" in Monaghan

"There can be no greater pleasure in life than watching a dream ...

 

13-year-old launches CD for charites which helps his families in a time of need

Jamie Smith from Monaghan told Julie Anne Sheridan on today's Ne...

 

Carrickmacross woman appeals to people to maximise of 'Forbes ranking'

Marie Kirk, a Virtual Business Professional from Carrickmacross ...

 

Should the Christmas bonus for Social Welfare recipients be reinstated?

Patrick Nulty a TD in Dublin today called on the government to r...

 

Monaghan man who €250,000 says his family will have a good Christmas

Tommy Kieran from Carrickmacross spoke on today's News90. He won...

 

Gowna fundraiser "overwhelms" national cancer charity

Cathaldus Hartin from Gowna spoke on today's News90 about the co...

 

More people to file for bankruptcy in Cavan

Mark Reilly Partner at KBG Chartered Accountants in Cavan and Pe...

 

Filipino Community in Cavan have to use money raised to fund larger container

Denis Santillan a Filipino living in Cavan told News90 that they...

 

Should ESB management strike?

As workers at ESB served notice of strike action on management t...

 

Des Maguire, Head of Finance with Cavan Co Co, discusses the Council's bad debts

In 2011, over €1.3m million of commercial debts were unpaid at...

 

The record breaking Monaghan marathon runner

Shane McCarville and his mother Rosemary joined Deborah Naylor l...

 

Concern over bomb alerts in Armagh

Ulster Unionist MLA Danny Kennedy spoke on today's News90 about ...

 

Paul Quinn's mother continues to fight for justice for her son's death

The mother of a young man murdered in Co Monaghan says her son's...

 

EPA begin extensive research on fracking

EPA Research Manager Brian Donlon explained the research campaig...

 

Victims of Troubles hitting out at John Larkin's comments

There has been a widespread rejection for an end to prosecutions...

 

Cavan filmmaker signs with Universal and films The Strypes

Finn Keenan a Cavan Filmmaker based in London spoke on today's N...

 

Filipino man living in Cavan overwhelmed by support

Denis Santillan - a Filipino man living in Cavan told today's Ne...

 

5 New Firefighters for Cavan!

15 New Firefighters were recognised at a passing out ceremony in...

 

The Regional Manager of Le Cheile discusses a volunteer project

Deborah Naylor spoke to Julia Alexander about a mentoring projec...

 

Cavan school first in Cavan to receive yellow flag

Vanessa Brady, a teacher in St. Felims N.S in Cavan, spoke to ou...

 

Filipino man in Cavan says he hasn't spoke to his family yet

Over the weekend Typhoon Haiyan devasted the Philippines communi...

 

8 pound mushroom goes down a treat in Ballybay

Kieran McDonnell Proprietor of the Century Bar in Ballybay told ...

 

Monaghan girl to feature on hit TV Programme 'Music Inc'

Sonya O'Brien a student at St Louis Secondary School in Carrickm...

 

Poitín making facility first found here in 15 years

John Heffernan who is in charge of the Revenue mobile units in C...

 

Quinn Family get go ahead to sue Sean Fitzpatrick

Deputy Business Editor with the Sunday Independent Tom Lyons spo...

 

Fine Gael TD says she was confused by Revenue letters

Deputy Heather Humprey's spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Did you know you can access healthcare over the border?

Independent MEP Marian Harkin speaks to Deborah Naylor about ava...

 

Calls for increased Garda presence on N2

Following a fatal road traffic accident on the N2 yesterday, Fia...

 

A take on prenuptial agreements

Mairead Lavery, Editor of Irish Country Living spoke to Deborah ...

 

A Monaghan lady speaks about her nomination for the Calor Community Champion award.

Mae Murphy from Threemilehouse joined Deborah Naylor in studio t...

 

Revenue explains the local property tax deadlines and payment options

Deborah Naylor spoke to Vivienne Dempsey, Local Property Tax Man...

 

Age Action urges the elderly to get online

Deborah Naylor spoke to Eamon Timmins of Age Action on foot of a...

 

Councillor Matt Carthy discusses the social housing 'crisis'

Following stark statistics today that one third of those in loca...

 

A medicinal cannabis campaigner discusses the legalisation of cannabis

Gordon McArdle, a Monaghan native who brought forward 'The Compa...

 

Iontas pays tribute to Sister Celine McArdle

Emma Hill Manager of the Iontas Centre spoke on today's News90 a...

 

Monaghan Integrated recognise community achievements at last night's awards

Francis McCarron told Julie Anne Sheridan more about last night'...

 

Cavan students up fo rthe big AFL game

Yesterday the Aussie rules team arrived in Cavan, over 100 stude...

 

Monaghan students head to states for "Mock Trial Championships"

Students from St Macartan's College in Monaghan are battling it ...

 

BUDGET 2014: Heather Humphrey's reacts

Deputy Heather Humphrey's spoke on today's News90 following yest...

 

BUDGET 2014: Joe O'Reilly TD reacts

Deputy Joe O'Reilly spoke on today's News90 following the announ...

 

Budget 2014: Sean Conlan TD reacts

Deputy Sean Conlan spoke on today's News90 following the announc...

 

Addiction family support network in DNE reach out

The Family Support Network for the North East Region helps famil...

 

Youth empowerment event in Carrickmacross today

A youth Information and Active Citizenship day is underway in Ca...

 

Citizen Quinn: public reaction

The launch of the book chronicling the rise and fall of Sean Qui...

 

Gardaí warn of agressive callers to homes

Sergeant Noel Harraghy told our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan the...

 

Region's fears ahead of budget 2014 - we ask the people

Our reporter Deborah Naylor took to the streets today to gauge p...

 

O'Caoláin says the working hours of Junior Doctors is "downright dangerous"

Sinn Féin's spokesperson on Health Caoimhghín O'Caoláin says ...

 

Canadian Ambassador says links are vital for economy

Loyola Hearn, Canadian Ambassador is in Monaghan today, he spoke...

 

The horse meat scandal has added to the welfare issues

The ISPCA says the discovery of the horse meat scandal has added...

 

Positive Mental Health Week

Next week is Positive Mental Health Week. And on News90, Packie ...

 

Locals react to ASTI industrial action

The secondary school teacher's union the ASTI is warning the Gov...

 

Remembrance event this Sunday for parents who've lost

This Sunday staff at Cavan General Hospital will hold a remembra...

 

What causes addiction and how can we treat it?

Addiction Counsellor and Family Support worker, Aine Wilson, wil...

 

"Don't be afraid to seek advice" says The Monaghan Women's Group

The Monaghan Women's Group is asking people not to be afraid to ...

 

Majority asked in favour of guns for protection

This week a survey told us that 8 out of 10 farmers would like t...

 

ASTI defend decision to take action on Oct 2nd

Elaine Devlin ASTI representative for Cavan/Monaghan spoke on to...

 

Cavan General wins baby friendly award

Martina Barry clinical midwife within with the Cavan/Monaghan Ho...

 

Cavan Radiography shortlisted in top three in the country

Dr Val Gough, Lead Consultant in the Radiography Department join...

 

ISPCC share their views on children's pageant held in Monaghan

Andrew Jackson of the ISPCC spoke on today's News90 about the ev...

 

Commemorative Stone to be unveiled in Castleblayney tomorrow

Gerry O'Neill a former NCO told today's News90 more about tomorr...

 

Cattle rustling still operating along the border

Inspector with the PSNI Roy Robinson spoke on today's News90 and...

 

Oireacthas Inquiry will get the bottom of the banking crisis

Deputy Heather Humphrey's spoke on today's News90 about the Oire...

 

Priest in South Africia praises the people of Monaghan for their help

Fr Matthias Nsamba of the Christ the Healer Charity works on an ...

 

People give their views on social media

New research has show that Irish people use Facebook more than a...

 

Gardaí warn of scammers

Sergeant Noel Harraghy joined our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan i...

 

Monaghan Country Festival makes profit of €40,000

Willie McKenna told our News90 programme yesterday that €20,00...

 

Customs says latest plant found was "highly sophisicated"

Sean Kellegher, Customs Enforcement Officer for the Border Regio...

 

Cavan Ambassador warns of meningitis

Sandra Kinsella told Julie Anne Sheridan on News90 her story abo...

 

Update on investigation after body discovered in Kilakee

Special Journalist with the Irish Independent Paul Williams told...

 

Jellyfish found in Lough Erne

Inland Fisheries Dr Joe Caffrey told our reporter Julie Anne She...

 

Hairy Henry loses his hair for a good cause tonight

Henry Blackburn told our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on today's...

 

Cavan publican in favour of VFI pilot scheme

Don Smith local councillor and Cootehill Publican gave his views...

 

Updates on R177 route are "positive"

Sinn Féin Councillor Brian McKenna told today's News90 that dev...

 

As requested: SOSAD Monaghan speak out on Suicide Awareness week

Pat Cusack of SOSAD in Carrickmacross spoke to Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Friend of Donohoe Family reacts to award nomination

Today we heard that Adrian Donohoe had been nominated for the Re...

 

Monaghan people remember 9/11 attacks

Today, for News90, our reporter Claire Noble asked people did th...

 

Webcam launched in Carrickmacross

Emma Gollogly told News90 today about the launch of their webcam...

 

Cathy Clarke - Insolvency Service of Ireland

Head of Regulation at the Insolvency Service of Ireland, Cathy C...

 

Superintendent David Taylor in Bailieborough

Superintendent David Taylor of the Garda Press Office outlines t...

 

Children's return to St. Mary's NS Glaslough

All across the country, pupils are settling into their new schoo...

 

Chaplaincy in secondary schools should be supported

Deputy Joe O'Reilly spoke on today's News90. The Fine Gael TD wa...

 

Traders not happy with N2 progress

Emyvale trader John McMahon spoke on today's News90 about the N2...

 

Bus Eireann respond to anti-social behaviour claims

Andrew McLindon of Bus Eireann responded to reports of anti-soci...

 

Monaghan Women's Group reach out to those in arrears

Monaghan Women's Group have been given money to help those in mo...

 

Monaghan man pays tribute to the late Seamus Heaney

Art Agnew from the Patrick Kavanagh Centre spoke to our reporter...

 

Today is International Day for the Disappeared

Sandra Peak from the Waves Trauma Centre tells News90 more about...

 

Irish Cancer Society say new initiative will help find cure

Professor John Fitzpatrick Head of Research at the ICS told Juli...

 

Monaghan woman says better broadband is needed before broadcasting charge

Claire Cunningham told News90 that people cannot be expected to ...

 

'Bring Me Back Alive' play comes to Cavan and Monaghan

Claire Noble spoke to a Dublin group who are using the arts to d...

 

Steam Engines to arrive in Belturbet Friday evening

Alan Devers told News90 today about the steam engines which will...

 

Mullaghmatt family resource centre speaks out on residents behalf

Packie Kelly from the Teach na Daoine Family Resource Centre in ...

 

IWA in Cavan say new bus will be lifeline

The Irish Wheelchair Assocation in Cavan have opened their new s...

 

Texas Rose hopes to visit Monaghan

Rose of Tralee 2013 Haley O'Sullivan and her boyfriend David fro...

 

Leitrim dad welcomes initiative to deter bullying

Today the IEPA launched a new anti-bullying campaign were they h...

 

Carrickmacross Lions Club to raise €15,000 for guide dog for autistic Monaghan child

President of the club Paddy Gollogly spoke to News90 today about...

 

Monaghan Rose set for the international stage tonight

Eleanor McQuaid spoke on today's News90 ahead of her appearance ...

 

Scouting Ireland hail weekend cross border event in Cavan a "major success"

Scouting Ireland's Jimmy Cunningham told our reporter Julie Anne...

 

Local people fed up with diesel wash dumping

Donal McDaid told our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan that he is fe...

 

Greenway for Kingscourt enters planning stage

Councillor David Blake took our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan thr...

 

Respite unit at Lisdarn remains closed

Councillor Gerry Murray wants to know when the respite unit will...

 

Respite unit at Lisdarn remains closed

Councillor Gerry Murray wants to know when the respite unit will...

 

Monaghan man wants cannabis made legal

Today we are hearing that the government will ask the people wha...

 

Monaghan women's group speak out on education costs

Fiona McCaffrey Jones spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Councillor warns public as daughter subjected to scam phonecalls

Councillor Brian McKenna called into the News90 today to warn pe...

 

Cootehill Mart to reopen next month - 25 jobs to be created

Patrick McEnaney, one of the men involved in the reopening of th...

 

Jack Keyes on The Taste of Cavan Food Festival

Cavan's County Manager Jack Keyes tells our reporter Claire Nobl...

 

Texas Rose has strong Monaghan links

Haley O'Sullivan, the Texas Rose spoke to our reporter Julie Ann...

 

Cavan man to front 'Republic of Telly'

Kevin McGahern from Loch Gowna has been announced as the new pre...

 

Liquid Milk: Issue along the border explained

Fianna Fáil is raising concerns about security of supply in the...

 

€900,000 works commence at Cavan Burren

Fianna Fáil Councillor John Paul Feely joined our reporter Juli...

 

Blood Bikers North East almost ready to hit the road

Chairman of Blood Bikers North East told our reporter Julie Anne...

 

People in this region says no to more austerity

For today's News90 our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan took to the ...

 

MSPCA appeal to people to ask for help

Sinead McKenna from Monaghan's SPCA joined our reporter Julie An...

 

Section of Cavan Bypass opened today

Director of Services within the Roads Division at Cavan County C...

 

Monaghan angler Enda Fields says there's a real problem of rubbish dumping at Emy Lough, which is affecting water supplies

PRO of Emy and District Anglers, Enda Kenny spoke to Julie Anne ...

 

Pajo the Calf pops into Northern Sound

On his way to TV studios, Pajo the Calf pays a trip to Northern ...

 

Is the cost of groceries too much?

A recent report shows shoppers are spending €67 less on grocer...

 

Cavan girls hopes to fly from Oz to Croker this Sunday

Emer O'Rourke from Kilnaleck in Cavan is living in Austrailia an...

 

Cavan supporter flys home 5 times from New York to support his team

Bernard O'Hanlon has made five trips from New York to be there t...

 

After 11 years a priest will be ordained in Monaghan this Sunday

Reverend Raymond Donnelly spoke on today's News90 about his ordi...

 

Cavan band 'The Strypes' to support Blur next Thursday

The Cavan foursome caught up with our reporter Julie Anne Sherid...

 

Cootehill man nominated to discuss abortion with Council of State

A local social entrepreneur says the convening of the Council of...

 

Monaghan people give their name suggestions for the new royal baby

There's still no word on a name for the baby Prince, who's third...

 

Clones new multi-million euro to be named Friday

This Friday, a multimillion euro sports complex in Clones will b...

 

Alan- owner of Pajo the Calf - now Monaghan's unofficial mascot reacts to yesterday's game

Sunday July 21st marks a historic day for Monaghan football with...

 

Emyvale cycling club react to new cycle laws on News90

Jonathan McKenna, PRO of Emyvale Cycling Club joined Julie Anne ...

 

Daughter of Dundalk bombing victim tells News90 about meeting with An Taoiseach

Maura McKeever lost her father in the Dundalk bombings, she told...

 

Miss Cavan speaks to the News90 ahead of final

The Miss Ireland finals will take place tomorrow night in Dublin...

 

Peadar finds an exotic bird from Castleshane!

You don't see it everyday - an exotic cockatiel bird was discove...

 

New Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise appointed

Bishop Elect Francis Duffy speaks to our reporter following his ...

 

Bishop of Kilmore sad to lose Fr Duffy

Bishop of Kilmore Leo O'Reilly told our reporter Claire Mulcahy ...

 

People on the streets in this region react to Government antics

The antics in the Houses of the Oireachtas over the past few wee...

 

Irish History to the fore

If you've an interest in Irish history, the work of one PhD stud...

 

Lack of visibility at rural junctions causes concern

After numerous calls to the station, our reporter Julie Anne She...

 

Farm Safety Advice

Julie Anne Sheridan talks to John McNamara from Teagasc about ri...

 

Property Tax: North Vs South

Liz Murphy rakes through the cross-border differences in propert...

 

Water safety advice during the heatwave

Claire Noble talks to Gearóid McCarthy of Monaghan's Sub Aqua C...

 

Miss Monaghan prepares for her big appearance

Julie Anne Sheridan speaks to Edel Swift, this year's Miss Monag...

 

Shercock resident warns of hazardous junction

Pearl Dixon speaks to Julie Anne Sheridan about a dangerous pede...

 

Smiley happy people enjoying the sunshine on the streets of Cavan

As the temperatures continue to soar, our reporter Deborah Naylo...

 

Local transport providers react to new transport scheme

Damien O'Neill and Padraig Smith, of CART and Baltibus local ser...

 

A local vet advises pet owners how to keep our furry friends cool in the heat

Eimear O'Reilly, from Cavan Pet Hospital spoke to Julie Anne on ...

 

Cavan councillor condemns vandalism

Councillor Shane P O'Reilly as described acts of vandalism at th...

 

IMPACT on whistleblowers legislation

Bernard Harbor of IMPACT told Claire Noble on News90 that this n...

 

Erne Motors is the latest target in catalytic converter thefts

Motorists and garage owners are being warned to look out for org...

 

Lucie O'Farrell: 'I've lost faith in the Irish Justice system'

The mother of 23-year-old Shane O'Farrell, who was killed in a h...

 

Winifred 'Lally' Anderson celebrates her 100th birthday

Winifred 'Lally' Anderson talks about memories of growing up in ...

 

N2 roadworks extended to August 30th

Sinn Fein's Brian McKenna reacted to the news that N2 roadworks ...

 

Businessman reacts to Clones Courthouse closure

Patrick McCarville, Manager of The Creighton Hotel in Clones, to...

 

Cavan County Museum scoops top award

Savina Donohoe of Cavan County Museum told the News90 team about...

 

Minister Phil Hogan discusses electoral changes and LEADER funding

Minister Phil was in Carrickmacross today officially opening the...

 

Monaghan woman raises funds for Crumlin

Monaghan woman Aishling Clerkin told the News90 team about her f...

 

The Parish Priest of Virginia celebrates his golden jubilee

The Parish Priest of Virginia, Father John Cusack, a native of L...

 

Miles of Smiles

After 44 years in service Dunaboyne man Michael McEneaney hands ...

 

Mother thought pipe bomb explosion was shots being fired at her home

A resident in Bexcourt View spoke on today's News90 about the in...

 

People on the streets of Monaghan react to "Anglo tapes"

Our reporter Deborah Naylor hit the streets of Monaghan today to...

 

West Cavan resident says the fight for bus passes continues

Margaret Brady West Cavan Resident spoke on today's News90 about...

 

Information evening in North Monaghan

Blackwater learning centre will host a information evening betwe...

 

West Cavan councillor says people in Sean Quinn's county are angry with banks

Sinn Féin Councillor Damien Brady responded on today's News90 t...

 

Cavan School Bus Driver says his goodbyes

It's the end of an era when Cavan School Bus Driver PV Clarke ha...

 

Taoiseach needs to ask nurses why their taking sick leave - says PNA rep for Cavan/Monaghan

Psychiatric services in Cavan/Monaghan are not as bad as Roscomm...

 

Cock fighting ongoing in Monaghan - women and children attending these arranged events

Stephen Philpott Chief Executive of USPCA told today's News90 ab...

 

Monaghan fireman says he can't survive on part-time wage

Patrick Mulligan spoke to our reporter Deborah Naylor today abou...

 

Roy Robinson

Roy Robinson...

 

PSNI Inspector says Enniskillen is quiet for a Monday

Inspector Roy Robinson told our reporter Claire Noble how the to...

 

Fianna Fáil Councillor reacts to further private health insurance hike

With the news that health insurance could rise by a further 30% ...

 

Cavan mother who lost her son wants parents to unite in grief

Ann Hennessy spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on today'...

 

The view from the streets: Are you looking forward to the G8?

Locals tell us their views on the G8 summit. ...

 

Clúid explain proposals announced by Minister Jan O'Sullivan yesterday

Those in Cluid housing in Emyvale, Belturbet and Swanlinbar will...

 

National Bike week events in Monaghan

Carol Lambe from Monaghan County Council spoke to Julie Anne She...

 

"No Fracking Ireland" just one group who will protest at Monday's G8

Leah Doherty from "No Fracking Ireland" spoke to our reporter Ju...

 

Bus Inspector saves the day

Paddy Gollogly inspector with Bus Éireann spoke to Julie Anne S...

 

Rockcorry wise lady turns 103

Kathleen Hannawin from Rockcorry turns 103 on June 14th. Julie ...

 

People in this region give their reactin to rural taxi scheme

You've probably heard by now the government's proposals to intro...

 

2000 delegates to stay in Cavan/Monaghan for G8

Tony Walker Manager of Slieve Russell Hotel spoke to our reporte...

 

Gardaí warn of ‘con artists’ in the region

People in Cavan and Monaghan are being urged to be cautious when...

 

The principal of a Monaghan school speaks about the schools nomination for a national architecture award

Moya Lynch spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan following the nomination...

 

Agnes Bravender speaks about her involvement in the "Good Morning" Positive Age Service.

The “Good Morning” Positive Age service is a voluntary socia...

 

Killeshandra woman elated after stolen car returned

Killeshandra woman Eilís McSeain is over the moon after he car ...

 

Monaghan Mayor disappointed after meeting with Health Minister

Julie Anne Sheridan speaks to Councillor Hugh McElvaney and Pead...

 

As Requested: World Hen Championships take Cavan by surprise

Cavan man Mark Farrelly who's an online journalist with WorldIri...

 

"Minister's response is no good to someone suffering a heart attack in North Monaghan

Sinn Féin Councillor Brian McKenna told today's News90 that Min...

 

Independent Councillor says meeting with James Reilly was disappointing

Councillor Paudge Connolly spoke on News90 with Julie Anne Sheri...

 

Progress made on labelling issue with Minister

Fianna Fáil Councillor PJ O'Hanlon met with Minister James Reil...

 

Senator says 90% of Labour Party are against abolition of Seanad including Gilmore

Senator Diarmuid Wilson spoke on this afternoon's News90. He cla...

 

LATEST: Over 900 Gardaí will help deal with G8

A press conference ahead of the G8 this month was held in Monagh...

 

As requested: Monaghan Rose speaks to News90 following her selection for the Rose of Tralee Festival

Eleanor McQuaid from Clontibret spoke to our reporter Julie Anne...

 

Councillor asks for sugar to be reduced in soft drinks

Fianna Fáil Councillor PJ O'Hanlon asks for sugar to be reduced...

 

Mixed views in the region over banning alcohol sponsorship fo sporting events

The Government's to decide next week what to do about banning al...

 

Councillor says he'll remind James Reilly of false promises made at today's meeting

Sinn Féin Councillor Brian McKenna joined Julie Anne Sheridan o...

 

Cathaoirleach of Clones Town Council urges support for Courthouse

Peter McAleer spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan ahead of a meeting re...

 

G8 security update with Tom Brady

The Security Editor with the Irish Independent spoke to Julie An...

 

CAPS set to benefit from this Sunday's Ceili

Orla Curran spoke to our reporter Karina Charles about a Ceili e...

 

Andy Ogle, HSE Addiction Services

The HSE are warning drug users that a contaminated batch of cann...

 

National Dairy Council Moo Crew

Students of 5th class at St. Felim's National School in Ballinag...

 

Pat Cusack from SOSAD talks about suicide

Pat Cusack from SOSAD came into studio to talk to Claire Noble a...

 

Charity shop opens its doors in Clones tomorrow

Laura Hughes spoke to News90 last week about the charity shop "S...

 

Lab is Cavan receives International recognition

Mairead McGuinness MEP spoke to our reporter Claire Noble about ...

 

Pre-school Manager in Cavan says she was shocked at last night's report

Nicola Wilson Manager at "Little Stars" Pre-school in Cootehill ...

 

Local reaction to Prime Time programme

What do the people of the Northern Sound region think about last...

 

Pushkin school children interpret 'Source' at their exhibition in Virginia

Reporter Liz Murphy visits Virginia National School to attend th...

 

Green Flag school success

50 schools in Cavan and Monaghan have received Green Flags from ...

 

Property Tax Q&A

Midnight tomorrow, May 28th, is the final day to file your Prope...

 

Eamon Corley - Emyvale farmer

"We've had enough, we're at our wits' end." The words of local E...

 

Safeguarding Children Conference at Kilmore

We all now the scandals that have affected the Catholic Church i...

 

No border checkpoints before or during the G8 Summit

There'll be no border checkpoints in the run up to and during th...

 

Recommended closure for Clones Courthouse

A letter sent from the Court Service's building committee has pr...

 

HSE Foster Awareness Week

This week HSE launched it's Foster Awareness week. Julie Anne ...

 

Belinda Daly

Sister of missing Gerry Daly says their family will continue sea...

 

Dean McMenamin speaks to Deborah Naylor from Croatia about his road trip from Ireland to India.

Clontibret local Dean McMenamin is on his bike to raise much nee...

 

Mayor Seamus Treanor defends his comments on benefits for foreign nationals

Monaghan Mayor Seamus Treanor speaks after a proposed motion was...

 

Councillor David Maxwell speaks out about myths on foreign national benefits

After a proposed motion was put forward by Councillor Robbie Gal...

 

Community to give 20% for road repairs under new scheme

Fine Gael Deputy Joe O'Reilly spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan on Ne...

 

Cavan/Monaghan need more diabetic support services

Dr Anna Clarke from Diabetes Ireland spoke to our reporter Debor...

 

Daughter of Monaghan Bombing victim calls for justice

Iris Boyd spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on today's N...

 

Baltibus: A community on wheels

Liz Murphy meets with passengers and workers of Monaghan's rural...

 

Gemma O'Farrell

Gemma O'Farrell's brother Shane was killed in a hit-and-run outs...

 

People in this region say government needs to do more for rural pubs

The VFI held their annual conference this week entitled "Plenty ...

 

Councillor leaves the Fine Gael Party - but why?

Councillor Mark Clarke spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan...

 

Remembering our own: The Gone but Not Forgotten bikers' mass

A special report by Claire Noble on the bikers' mass in Clones, ...

 

Monaghan GP says Primary Care Centre is "not viable"

Dr Ilona Duffy spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on toda...

 

"Good Morning" to 300 people in Cavan

Good Morning Positive Age reaches 300 people on a weekly basis. ...

 

Darkness into light walk/run in Cavan tomorrow

Joan Freeman from Pieta House spoke to our reporter Julie Anne S...

 

Three local hotel managers discuss their G8 visitors

On today's News90, three local hotel managers spoke to Claire No...

 

New President of Cavan Chamber

Cavan Chamber of Commerce has elected its new President for 2013...

 

Gardai renew information appeal on fatal hit and run

It's been almost two years since 20-year-old Fintan Traynor was ...

 

Monaghan people talk about Quinn: the movie

Our reporter Liz Murphy asks people what they thought about a n...

 

Musicians from this region take part in World Accordian Championships

This week in Austria, the World Accordian Championships are taki...

 

Quinn the movie: "To be or not to be"

Cong in County Mayo became famous after the release of John Ford...

 

SPECIAL REPORT: Kilnaleck Social Services

Our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan visited the Kilnaleck Social Se...

 

Little Litter Pickers: Monaghan Model School - Second Class

Liz Murphy talks to the little litter pickers: Monaghan Model Sc...

 

The 'Cow Crusaders' showcase their milk song and chat with Deborah Naylor

The Cow Crusaders, a team of TY students in Patrician High Schoo...

 

Monaghan public react to news of new primary care centre for the region

Monaghan public react to news of new primary care centre for the...

 

Peadar McMahon reacts to news of Monaghan's new primary care centre

Monaghan campaigner reacts to the news of a new primary care fac...

 

Millrace Drama Group clean up at All-Ireland Drama Finals

The Millrace Drama group swept the boards at the All Ireland Con...

 

HSE manager explains news for Primary Care Centre in North Monaghan

Cathal Hand Service Development Manager with the HSE outlines to...

 

Cavan woman Fiona Corby speaks about her late brother James, who died by suicide.

As requested. Deborah Naylor spoke to Fiona Corby, who is bere...

 

TD Heather Humphreys responds to negative comments about Monaghan

TD Heather Humphreys responds to reported negative comments abou...

 

Monaghan's public reaction to TD's negative comments

Liz Murphy gets Monaghan's public reaction to Sunday Independent...

 

Report sightings of the Curlew

BirdWatch Ireland is asking people to report sightings of the en...

 

Diocese of Clogher audit

A 28-page audit published by Clogher Diocese today found that th...

 

Your point of view on extending the age for retirement

An OECD report is recommending extending the pension age from 68...

 

Castleblayney Joint Policing Committee report

The Joint Policing Committee in Castleblayney last night passed ...

 

Elaine Devlin, ASTI

Elaine Devlin, ASTI representative for this region, speaks to Ju...

 

Benny Gilsenan of Retailers Against Smuggling

Benny Gilsenan spoke to News90 about the issue of illicit trade ...

 

Collegiate School TY student recognised on national stage

Lauren Nolan a TY student in the Collegiate School scopped a top...

 

Cavan man makes move to help Boston Marathon victim

David Donohoe from Cavan, spoke to the News90 team today about h...

 

Monaghan women's group say they'll ensure women have a voice

Fiona McCaffrey Jones joined our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan on...

 

Suicide on the up in Monaghan - more help needed

Pat Cusack from SOSAD in Monaghan says that the number of calls ...

 

Kepak to takeover ABP's Silvercrest

Pat O'Keefe News Editor with the Irish Farmers Journal spoke to ...

 

History is made in the Poultry Sector

History has been made today in the Irish poultry industry, accor...

 

Monaghan Symphysiotomy survivor speaks out on the passing of the bill

Rita McCann...

 

Your Point of View on Judge's wages

Now last week, Judge Peter Kelly accused the Government of attac...

 

Eirgrid's North-South Interconnector project update

Eirgrid Project Manager Deborah Meghan tells our reporter Julie ...

 

Monaghan County Council meet with Bord Bia

Monaghan County Council met with Bord Bia this week to discuss t...

 

Cavan man at Boston Marathon

Padraig Cusack is from Cavan and participated in the Boston Mara...

 

Former Labour TD says delay in water charges could be strategical

Independent TD Roisin Shorthall spoke on today's News90 about he...

 

'Strictly Come Dancing' comes to Killeshandra

A 'Strictly Come Dancing' themed event to raise funds for Killes...

 

Ulster Canal gets planning approval

Brian Morgan Chairman of the Clones Regeneration Partnership spo...

 

Life goes on after Parkinsons

Today is world Parkinson's Awareness Day. On today's News90 repo...

 

People in this region react to possible third tax for high income earners

Deborah Naylor took to the streets to ask people how they would ...

 

Fine Gael Councillor gives his reaction to the A5 road project ruling.

Fine Gael Councillor Owen Bannigan spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Fine Gael Councillor gives his reaction to the A5 road project ruling.

Fine Gael Councillor Owen Bannigan spoke to Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Co-ordinators of rural transport network in Cavan/Monaghan discuss proposals for change

Damien O'Neill from CART, Padraig Smith from Balti Bus in Monagh...

 

Co-ordinators of rural transport network in Cavan/Monaghan discuss proposals for change

Damien O'Neill from CART, Padraig Smith from Balti Bus in Monagh...

 

Co-ordinators of rural transport network in Cavan/Monaghan discuss proposals for change

Damien O'Neill from CART, Padraig Smith from Balti Bus in Monagh...

 

Reaction to Judges' ruling on A5 road project

On today's News 90, Joe McHugh TD joined Julie Anne Sheridan to ...

 

INMO news "Ward Watch " Initiative explained

Today on News90 Derek Reilly Industrial Relations Officer with t...

 

Monaghan Prinicpal says Minister Quinn's enrollment plans are

Tina McTiernan Principal of the St Louis Infant School in Monaga...

 

Minister moves to close Motor Tax loophole

Minister Phil Hogan yesterday published the Non-use of Motors Ve...

 

PSNI says security alerts are causing unnecessary fear in communities

After the third security alert in twelve days in Fermanagh, Insp...

 

Seatbelts for dogs

It was announced that the NRA are considering proposals to make ...

 

Dangerous driving forces family of the road

Emyvale Resident, Peadar McMahon told Our Reporter Julie Anne Sh...

 

Parents in Cavan calls for more support for those with Autism

Today is World Autism Day. Bernie Nelson, Chairperson of the Cav...

 

Missing Teenager's dad says disappearance is "completely out of character"

Ricky McDermot's Father, Richie spoke to Our Reporter Julie Anne...

 

Appeal made for teenager who disappeared in Virginia Sunday night

Inspector Martin Smethers of Kells Garda Station spoke with our ...

 

Cavan Manager says Group Water Schemes must stay independent

Reports today suggest that homeowners who are part of Group Wate...

 

MLA Sean Lynch on the rights of border workers

MLA Sean Lynch joined Claire Noble on today's News90 to discuss ...

 

Cardinal Sean Brady - an Easter message

Cardinal Sean Brady is making an appeal this Easter for informat...

 

Youngest member of the Seanad - Cavan's Kathryn Reilly on reduction in voting age

The Constitutional Convention has recommended lowering the votin...

 

HSE management face tough questions in Monaghan

Questions about the future of St Mary's in Castleblayney, Monagh...

 

Age Action meeting hears very real concerns in Monaghan

Declining local health services, hikes in grocery prices and fue...

 

Upset at decision to charge Dunnes Stores staff for parking at Easter

Staff at Dunnes Stores in Cavan and Monaghan are unhappy with a ...

 

Bailieborough Gardai join Facebook to share crime prevention advice

Bailieborough Gardai are leading the way in crime prevention by ...

 

Monaghan Student makes it to National Writing Final

A Monaghan student has reached the final stages of a national wr...

 

Revenue offical in this region tell us more about exemptions

Aishling who is a Revenue Offical in the Cavan/Monaghan District...

 

Monaghan Designer reaches for the stars

Monaghan Designer Natalie Coleman joined our reporter Julie Anne...

 

People in this region react to Cypriot moves to tax deposits

As the banks in Cyprus are to remain closed until at least next ...

 

Former Wildlife Ranger says duck at Peters lake is doing fine

Following a number of calls on Friday to the newsroom regarding ...

 

Local TD welcomes report on horsemeat controversy

Sinn Féin TD Caoimghin O'Caoláin spoke to our reporter Julie A...

 

Quinn Family case against Anglo Irish Bank is back on track

The Quinns main case against the former Anglo Irish Bank can now...

 

Parents of children at the Holy Family School appeal to Government

Sylvia Stafford Secretary of the Parents Association at the scho...

 

Latest on Sean Quinn Junior as he tries to purge his contempt

Courts Correspondent Francesca Comyn spoke to Julie Anne Sherida...

 

Meeting with Minister being sought over 400kv powerline

Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan is seeking a meeting with Minister Pat ...

 

Administrator at Cavan Cathedral is happy with Pope Francis

Father Kevin Donohoe who is the administrator at the Cavan Cathe...

 

Curate in Monaghan Town reacts to appointment of new Pope

Curate in Monaghan Town Fr Paddy McGinn spoke to our reporter Ju...

 

Monaghan Councillor/Estate Agent says he's disappointed with Revenue's website

Councillor Robbie Gallagher told News90 that no one mechanism ca...

 

Monaghan Citizen's Information says property tax website has caused confusion

On today's News90 Philip McCabe told our reporter Julie Anne She...

 

People in this region give their views on the property tax website

It's been just over two days since Revenue launched its new onli...

 

Gaelscoil Ultain tell us their ''cúpla focal''

Now considering it's Seachtain na Gaeilge we paid a visit this w...

 

Petitions of those in need taken in theft

Now as you heard in our news bulletins yesterday, Gardaí in Cav...

 

Dissatisfaction of Cavan/Monaghan farmers raised at meeting yesterday

West Cavan Councillor Sean Smith had a motion on Yesterdays Coun...

 

Met Eireann outline weather for Cavan/Monaghan

Forecaster Joan Blackburn spoke to our reporter Julie Anne Sheri...

 

Quinn Group recognise Unite Union in Northern Ireland

For the first time in Northern Ireland a Union representing empl...

 

Property tax valuation system explained

The Revenue Commissioner will begin distributing letters about t...

 

Lavey businesses to fund new bus shelter

Fine Gael Councillor Val Smith told our reporter Julie Anne Sher...

 

Another three diesel wash dumps found in Monaghan

Director of Services Damien Treanor took our reporter Julie Anne...

 

Cootehill family want to give their daughter a choice

Cootehill mother Pamela McCormack spoke to our reporter Julie An...

 

Monaghan man to cycle to India

Dean McMenamin from Clontibret spoke to our reporter Julie Anne ...

 

New patrol car on the streets of Kingscourt today

Fine Gael Councillor David Blake told our reporter Julie Anne Sh...

 

Susan O'Keeffe says clarity is still needed on horsemeat scandal

Senator O'Keefe told our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan that more ...

 

Cootehill family want to give their 2-year-old a choice

Pamela McCormack mother of 2-year-old Amelie who has Retts Syndr...

 

TUI to discuss Croke Park proposals in Cavan tonight

Now tonight the Teachers Union of Ireland are meeting in Cavan t...

 

Monaghan Barrister says Minister for Justice must act quickly on legislation

Now yesterday in a landmark ruling, a judge found that a genetic...

 

Today's point of view

Every Wednesday we hit the streets of towns in Cavan/Monaghan to...

 

Monaghan Councillor says horsemeat controversy has impacted on employment locally

Padraig McNally says people are being reduced to a three day wee...

 

Councillor alerts public of banking scam

Fine Gael's John O'Hare spoke on today's News90 about about an e...

 

Monaghan man to cycle to India

Dean McMenamin from Clontibret spoke to our reporter Julie Anne ...

 

Cavan woman says she will not be made a "prisoner in her own home"

Patricia Reilly from Cavan is in receipt of the Mobility Grant, ...

 

Representatives see obstacles clearer following Cavan Access Association Exercise

Reporters Julie Anne Sheridan and Karina Charles took to the str...

 

Monaghan Councillor says €100 charge at MIU could put its future in Jeopardy

Fianna Fáils Robbie Gallagher spoke to our reporter Julie Anne ...

 

Monaghan Barrister family homes must be protected

Monaghan Barrister and Co-founder of New Beginnings Vincent P Ma...

 

Monaghan Community Alliance react to €100 MIU charge

Peadar McMahon - Chairman of the Monaghan Community Alliance rea...

 

Cavan woman says without services at Monaghan General her son would have died

A lady from Cavan told News90's Julie Anne Sheridan that her son...

 

Cavan/Monaghan GRA representatives says they will continue to fight against deal

Owen Connell GRA local represenative for Cavan/Monaghan spoke to...

 

Businessman says "enough is enough"

Businessman Padraig Donohoe says the demise of services like Bal...

 

Belturbet Councillor says people need to stand up for their towns

Liz McDermott, Belturbet Councillor says small towns cannot take...

 

Erne Valley Concerned Residents to appeal Council planning decision

Cavan County Council have granted permission subject to 19 condi...

 

The people in this region give their point of view on topical issues

We've been out today- on the streets of Monaghan - asking the qu...

 

Councillor says vandalism at Castle Lake in Baileborough is "unacceptable"

Sinn Fein Councillor Paddy MacDonald contacted Northern Sound an...

 

Reaction to the axing of mobility grant for those with a disability

John Hancock, a double amputee living in Cavan is in receipt of ...

 

People of Clones say "thank you" to Curate

At last nights meeting of Clones Town Council, a special presen...

 

Fine Gael Councillor says loss of the court will impact on business in the town

Councillor Peter McVitty says the loss of Ballyconnell District ...

 

Ballyconnell set to lose its Court Services

Fianna Fáil's John Paul Feely reacts to the news that the court...

 

Lagan workers receive final redundancy payment

Gerry White, a worker at Lagan Brick joined Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Doohamlet woman tells us the secret to a long and happy life

Mollie Loughnan from Doohamlet will celebrate her 100th birthday...

 

7 jobs created by IDA in Cavan/Monaghan in 2012

Deputy Caoimghín O'Caolain speaks to Julie Anne Sheridan on tod...

 

Orphanage fire victims to be remembered in Cavan

This Saturday, February 23rd, a special commerative ceremony wil...

 

Public asked to select a name for Clones Erne East sports complex

What do you think the multi-million euro sports centre in Clones...

 

New text alert scheme for Clontibret

The village of Clontibret is just one of a number of rural commu...

 

MEP says 1000 septic tank inspections won't cost government much money

MEP Marian Harkin says she wants the Government to fund ALL reme...

 

Emyvale Traders react to the compromise reached with Council

John McMahon who is a trader in the town of Emyvale joined our r...

 

Monaghan County Council reach compromise with Emyvale Traders

Director of Services Damien Treanor spoke to Northern Sound foll...

 

PACE workshops begin in Monaghan this Friday

Livingstone Thompson told our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan more ...

 

Prison officer who works in this region speaks following last nights rally

Public sector workers from Cavan and Monaghan are being urged to...

 

Meeting to address retailer concerns is deemed "positive"

The Government need to do more to support independent retailers ...

 

Residents in Cavan explain the impact a flooded road has had on their lives

Our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan spoke to residents living aroun...

 

Women's group in Monaghan support weekend discussions

Voting in Dublin over the weekend, could mean an improvement in ...

 

First production at the new Garage Theatre in Monaghan takes place

The First Production took place at the New Garage Theatre in Mon...

 

Co-ordinator of Cavan Area Rural Transport reacts to reports

Staying with this, Damien O’Neill who’s the co-ordinator wit...

 

Irish Rural Link respond to reports of changes in RTP

Now today we’re reading reports about a leaked report which co...

 

Monaghan Hauliers react to new fuel rebate scheme

Hauliers and private coach operators are to receive a fuel rebat...

 

Resident in Cavan affected by flooding says she's sick calling for help

Mina Woodhouse, a resident in one part of Cavan affected by flo...

 

Flooding results in people in Cavan using boats to leave their homes.

Now at Monday’s meeting of Cavan County Council – the issue ...

 

Councillor highlights inappropriate activity at greenlake

At last nights Town Council meeting Councillor Paddy Conaty rais...

 

Cavan Councillors vow to fight for district courts

In light of a major review underway and as a result - three dist...

 

Bishop of Kilmore, Dr Leo O'Reilly on News 90

The Bishop of Kilmore Dr Leo O'Reilly says he's shocked by the n...

 

"Latch onto literacy" Programme comes to Cavan

A news programme called "Latch on LIteracy" comes to Cavan and M...

 

Monaghan IFA react to DVO fears

Bert Stuart Chairman of the IFA reacts to the concerns for the D...

 

Concerns for the future of the DVO office in Cavan

Concerns have been raised for the future of the District Veterin...

 

Fiona McCaffrey Jones

They're meeting again this Saturday the 9th of February and thei...

 

Patricia Gilheaney, Concerned Irish Citizens

The Irish Bank Resolution Bill has been signed into law today an...

 

Fine Gael Councillor says Minister James Reilly has let the people of Monaghan down

Mayor of County Monaghan Fine Gael Councillor Hughie McElvaney t...

 

Monaghan Teenager makes Top 20 Volunteers

A 15 year old student at St Louis Secondary School has been name...

 

Councillor Paudge Connolly and Emyvale Trader John McMahon

The N2 at Emyvale is set to close on the 18th of February for a ...

 

John Bryan President of the IFA

Rangeland foods in Castleblayney, County Monaghan has issued a s...

 

Justin McCarthy Livestock Editor with the Irish Farmers Journal

Aidl are the latest to pull their contract from Silvercrest. Tha...

 

Vanessa Clarke Muintir na Tíre

We’re losing five more garda stations in this region today. La...

 

Councillor Barry Doherty

Sinn Féin Councillor Barry Doherty condemns the attacks on the ...

 

MLA Phil Flanagan

MLA Phil Flanagan seeks meeting with IBRC and Minister Michael N...

 

Sean Conlan TD

Cavan Monaghan TD Sean Conlan has called on Tesco to reconsider ...

 

Belturbet Councillor Barry Wilson

A meeting last night seen one Cavan town vow to do all they can ...

 

Clones Councillor Deirdre Kelly

Last night Clones Town Council held their monthly meeting and at...

 

Fianna Fáil TD Niall Collins

The Dáil will today debate a Fianna Fail motion calling on the ...

 

President of the ICSA Gabriel Gilmartin.

President of the ICSA Gabriel Gilmartin says questions need to b...

 

Fine Gael Councillor Dessie Boylan

Councillor Dessie Boylan says the community of Crosserlough and ...

 

Fr Michael Quinn

The community of Kilnaleck in Cavan was rocked on Friday night b...

 

Fianna Fáil Councillor Don Smith

Fianna Fáil Councillor Don Smith told our reporter Julie Anne S...

 

Chief Superintendent - Cavan Monaghan Garda Division Jim Sheridan

Chief Superintendent Sheridan tells Our News90 reporter Julie An...

 

Elaine Whitfield Sharpe

A US defence lawyer has said today that a Cavan nanny accused of...

 

Boston reporter Deborah Becker

An Irishwoman working as a nanny in the United States has been c...

 

MEP Jim Higgins

According to the CSO, 525 suicides were registered in Ireland in...

 

Mark Henry - Director of Central Marketing Tourism Ireland

Tourism Ireland has launched a new international website in an e...

 

Joe Matthews - CBS Radio Boston

County Cavan nanny Aisling McCarthy Brady from Lavey has been ch...

 

Dermot Kirwan from Group 'Friends of the Elderly'

There's been a growing number of pensioners falling victim to fi...

 

Cavan County Council and Fermanagh District Councillors meet to discuss border issues

For the first time in 90 years, elected members from Cavan Count...

 

Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn

Monaghan Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn man has won the Sean O Riada Gol...

 

Gene Flood PRO of the Cavan/Monaghan Pro-life Campaign

Gene Flood calls for TDs in Cavan/Monaghan to give their views o...

 

Fiona McCaffrey Jones

Monaghan mothers joins forces following Budget 2013 to help ease...

 

ICSA President Gabriel Gilmartin

ICSA President Gabriel Gilmartin questions why ingredients are b...

 

Editor of the Irish Catholic Newspaper Michael Kelly

Editor Michael Kelly speaks to our reporter Julie Anne Sheridan ...

 

Independent Councillor Paudge Connolly

Councillor Connolly believes the media coverage of rural burglar...

 

Paul Hughes Irish Charity Shops Association

Mr Paul Hughes of the ICSA says people need to be aware of illeg...

 

President of Cavan Chamber of Commerce Jim Burke

Mr Burke says the new Tesco store will not mean new jobs for Cav...

 

Optician Paul Connolly

Mr Connolly says the traders of Cavan Town are disappointed this...

 

Marice Galligan Senior Planner with Cavan County Council

Marice takes us through the conditions of Tesco being granted pe...