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NI leaders express “degree of hope” in Welfare Reform crisis talks

Political party representatives are due to meet again today (Monday) to examine figures worked up over the weekend by Stormont officials after intensive discussions took place in Stormont on Friday to address the political crisis over the non-implementation of welfare…

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United front to safeguard future of Jennings Park

A campaign to save Jennings Park in Newry from being sold for development has gained significant momentum in the last number of months with residents, community and sporting groups uniting in their bid to force the Council to retain ownership…

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Brady launches Westminster election campaign

Sinn Féin’s Westminster candidate for the Newry/Armagh constituency, Mickey Brady, launched his election campaign at a packed house in the Canal Court Hotel, Newry on Monday last.

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Health Minister plans to make hospital grounds smoke-free

The announcement by Health Minister Jim Wells of plans to extend the smoking ban at Health Trusts’ properties has been welcomed by the Southern Health and Social Care Trust.

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“Superstar” tot continues to beat the odds

A Bessbrook infant who has beaten the odds to survive past birth with the rare condition Trisomy 13 is the focus of a special fundraiser this Saturday in St.Bronagh’s GAC Rostrevor.

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Counterfeit cash scam is child’s play as toy euro note accepted

A Newry business has been left red-faced and out of pocket after a toy 100 Euro note was accepted as real money.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

North’s waterway pollution highest in south Armagh

Almost two-thirds of waterway pollution incidents linked to fuel laundering across the north have occurred in county Armagh, with more than half of these in the south of the county, recently released figures have revealed.

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Man seriously injured in knife attack

A man has been seriously injured following a weekend knife attack in Newry.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Quinn family rejects Adams’ assertion of Paul’s murder

The parents of a Cullyhanna man who was beaten to death in October 2007 have refuted a claim made by Gerry Adams that criminals were responsible for their son’s death.

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Trust accused of “ignoring” public opinion on Stroke Unit closure

The Southern Trust has been accused of completely ignoring  the views of the public, elected representatives, Daisy Hill Hospital staff, stroke sufferers and their families in relation to the closure of the Stroke Unit at Daisy Hill.