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Co Tyrone engineering firm set to create over 200 jobs

Co Tyrone firm, Mallaghan Engineering, is embarking on a multi-million pound investment and recruiting over 200 additional staff, to secure the future growth of the business.

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Thomas Ward maybe in the Dungannon area

Missing man maybe in the Mid Ulster area

Police in Mid Ulster are seeking help in trying to trace a 28-year-old man who is currently missing from the Newry area.
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Police urge public to report drug dealers

One arrest for drugs possession in Mid Ulster

One person has been arrested in the Mid Ulster area for possessing a class A drug.

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Chair of Mid Ulster District Council, Councillor Sean McPeake is pictured launching the first ever Tafelta Festival,

Gearing up for the first ever Tafelta festival

The first ever Tafelta festival, the ancient name for Magherafelt, will take place in the town centre next month.

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Job losses as Poundworld closes in Cookstown

Job losses as Poundworld closes in Cookstown

Poundworld is to shut its Cookstown store at the end of the month.
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Police appeal for witnesses

Wall damaged in hit and run near Swatragh

Magherafelt police are investigating a hit and run road traffic collision in which considerable damage was caused to a wall.
Crime
Residents shocked by Traveller site plans

Residents shocked by Traveller site plans

Local residents say it “came as a big shock” to learn that Mid Ulster District Council had earmarked a beauty spot for a Travellers’ halt site on the shores of Lough Neagh.

Environment
Male detained in town centre for public safety

'Unwell' male apprehended by police

Cookstown police detained a male who was "unwell" in the town centre yesterday to protect the public.

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Police make two arrests

Tip offs lead to arrests of suspect drink drivers

Police have praised the public for alerting them to suspect drink-drivers.

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Tyrone gundog enthusiast killed in Scottish crash to be buried

Tyrone gundog enthusiast killed in Scottish crash to be buried

The funeral of the Stewartstown gundog enthusiast who died in a three-vehicle crash in Scotland a week ago, is due to take place on Tuesday.
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Councillor Sean McPeake signs the Book of Condolence in memory of William Dunlop in the Burnavon, Cookstown

Books of condolence open for Cookstown 100 regular William Dunlop

Books of condolence have been opened by Mid Ulster District Council in memory of Ballymoney rider William Dunlop.

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NI Fire and Rescue dealt with three significant bonfire incidents - one of them at Moygashel

Fire crew attacked attending bonfire at Moygashel

A fire crew was attacked while attending an Eleventh Night bonfire at Moygashel, near Dungannon.
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Update: Driver taken to hospital after two-vehicle crash near Magherafelt

Update: Driver taken to hospital after two-vehicle crash near Magherafelt

The driver of a car was taken to hospital following this morning's two-vehicle crash on the Moneymore Road, Magherafelt.
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Vulnerable older people in housing need are among the target groups under Supporting People.

Missed calls had placed users at risk

A leading care provider is opening a part time office in Cookstown to help address ‘safety’ issues raised on its services by a watchdog body.

Health
Little Charlie ‘keeping great’ after treatment

Little Charlie ‘keeping great’ after treatment

A Tyrone toddler who received intensive treatment in the US to correct a spinal curve is “keeping great”, according to his mum.

Health
Mid Ulster Council offices

Upperlands to get new play area

A new play area for Upperlands has received planning permission from Mid Ulster District Council.
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Traveller families to be evicted from car park

Traveller families to be evicted from car park

Mid Ulster District Council has decided to evict two Traveller families from a car park on the shores of Lough Neagh.

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Jeep badly damaged in collision with lorry

Jeep badly damaged in collision with lorry

A jeep sustained substantial damage after being involved in a collision with a lorry, according to Mid Ulster PSNI.
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Police appeal after cyclist is assaulted

Cyclist assaulted near Cookstown: PSNI appeal

A cyclist has been assaulted on the A29 Dungannon Road, according to police.

Crime
Police issue descriptions of three males following Cookstown assault

Police issue descriptions of three males following Cookstown assault

Cookstown police have issued descriptions of three males they want to speak with about an assault in the town.

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