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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.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

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.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

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.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

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.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

New fuel marker to be introduced within weeks

A new marker dye will be added to rebated fuel sold on both sides of the border from the beginning of next month.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Major protest rally to save Stroke Unit

A major rally protesting against the closure of Daisy Hill Stroke Unit is set to take place in Newry later this month.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Karen Walsh appeal ‘has no merit”

Karen Walsh’s appeal against her conviction for the brutal murder of Newry pensioner Maire Rankin in 2008 has “absolutely no merit,” the Court of Appeal heard last week.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Teachers and ambulance workers to stage 24 hour strike

Unprecedented industrial action is set to take place across Northern Ireland this Friday (13th March) as teachers and ambulance workers stage a 24 hour strike in protest against sweeping cuts and job losses throughout the Education and Health sectors.