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Last updated: 7 Mar 2014 16:48
Four cars had their tyres slashed in the Athlone area last weekend.
Last updated: 7 Mar 2014 16:43
Fears of flooding in Athlone have eased with the council stating that the level of the River Shannon has fallen "below critical levels" for the first time this year.
Last updated: 7 Mar 2014 10:54
The hugely popular Helium Festival in Ballymahon will not be going ahead this year.
Last updated: 7 Mar 2014 10:07
Proposals to erect thousands of wind turbines across the midlands to export electricity to the UK look likely to be mothballed, national media reports indicate today.
Last updated: 6 Mar 2014 17:31
Fianna Fáil’s female local election candidates will mark International Women’s Day this weekend with an event in Athlone.
Last updated: 6 Mar 2014 10:35
Group warns of health hazard from dog litter
Last updated: 5 Mar 2014 17:22
This opinion column was written by Ellen Butler from Brideswell, who is a Transition Year student.
Last updated: 5 Mar 2014 18:06
Lecarrow front man Stiofán Ó Fearail features on this amazing video by Seo Linn
Last updated: 5 Mar 2014 17:23
HSE Community Dietitian Olivia Kelly explains the positive impact that a Lenten sacrifice can have on our lives:
Last updated: 5 Mar 2014 16:27
This week's edition is now on the shelves and is packed with 96 pages of news, sport, features, interviews and photography.
Last updated: 4 Mar 2014 16:30
Research has proved link between legendary singer and town
Last updated: 4 Mar 2014 14:09
A national research centre for the €2 billion plastics industry was officially opened in Athlone today.
Last updated: 4 Mar 2014 13:21
An Athlone student has emerged as the county’s top MATHlete.
Sam Fannin, a fifth class student from Scoil na gCeithre Máistrí, is Westmeath’s top MATHlete, with the second round of challenges having taken place last week as part the new and exciting national maths challenge.
Last updated: 3 Mar 2014 15:20
30-year-old pleads guilty to raping two young girls
Last updated: 3 Mar 2014 14:33
Recipe from the HSE Community Dietitian service
Last updated: 3 Mar 2014 14:23
First race drama at South Westmeath hunt event
Last updated: 3 Mar 2014 14:34
Fine Gael councillor Mark Cooney has announced his decision to withdraw as a candidate for the local elections.
Last updated: 2 Mar 2014 19:00
Rugby star is overall local sports star for 2013