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Former IRA woman at centre of Spanish fraud probe

A former IRA member from Newry was among five Irish nationals arrested in Spain last week, in connection with an alleged multi-million pound property and smuggling fraud.

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Man remanded over serious New Year’s Day assault

A 21-year-old man has been remanded in custody following a serious assault in Newry in the early hours of New Year’s Day, in which the victim, a 28-year-old man, sustained severe injuries.

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A New Year’s Resolution that will make a HUGE Difference

This time of year we reflect on the year gone and look towards the year ahead.  Many people choose to begin a New Year’s Resolution maybe to eat healthy, lose some weight or even take up a new hobby.  

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Southern Trust chief departs for new UK post

Chief Executive of the Southern Trust, Mairead McAlinden is stepping down from her role to take up the position of Chief Executive of South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.

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A prosperous New Year for Newry winner of £1.8m Lotto jackpot

One lucky Newry man rang in a particularly prosperous New Year after learning he had scooped a £1.8m lotto jackpot.