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Here's how long the heatwave will last in Northern Ireland

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Brave Ollie and his fight with cystic fibrosis

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Callum Patterson with his Suffolk sheep

Rugby-playing sheep breeder leaves Ulster for pastures new

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VIDEO: Hay fever flaring up? How to ease your symptoms as pollen levels rise

Health

Carrickfergus ranked top market town in Northern Ireland

Business

MP: Authorities must explain how convicted Michael McIlveen killer went on the run

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‘Dangerous’ at large murderer arrested

Crime

This is Northern Ireland's first dementia friendly shopping centre

Health
Laura Murphy, Action on Hearing Loss, Angela Hamilton (centre), and Jackie White, director at Action on Hearing Loss Northern Ireland.

Innovative Angela honoured by hearing loss charity

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Ballymena couple, Gareth Montgomery and Katrina Fox, owners of newly opened Chipmongers Ballymena, celebrate National Burger Day, today, Thursday, June 21 and the fact that they have created 12 new jobs and invested �90k in the local community.  Picture: Darren Kidd/PressEye

Chipmongers creates 12 jobs in Ballymena

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Commuters slam overcrowded train service

Transport

£230k road improvement works in Kells

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Traffic and travel

Road reopened following collision

Transport

Motorists advised to seek alternative route

Transport
Traffic and travel update

Diversions in place due to road closure

Transport

‘Dangerous’ at large murderer arrested

Crime
Brian Duffin

Ex SDLP councillor is convicted of sex crime

Crime

Woman threatened in burglary

Crime
Ballymena Courthouse. INBT02-213AC

Man in court over £1m drugs seizure

Crime

Schools deny any link to explicit video

Education
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Whatsapping your way through revision 'just isn't possible'

Education
2018 Mount Charles Big School Cook Off winners Katherine Stronge and Catherine Chesney Ballymena Academy are joined by (L-R) John Brolly, Marketing Manager at the Irish News, Caitriona Lennox, Big School Cook Off Ambassador, Trevor Annon, Chairman of Mount Charles and Gillian Douglas, Head of Home Economics at Ballymena Academy.

Win for Academy in ‘Big School Cook Off’

Education
Pictured at the first 5 Star Futures event at DWF in Belfast are (from left):  Alice Wright, DWF Law, Cameron Muir, Ballymena Academy, Gail Taylor, DWF's Diversity and Community Engagement Manager, Niamh Watt, Ballymena Academy.

Five star opportunity for Academy pupils

Education
(Back from left): Brian Malone RPS, Councillor Audrey Wales MBE, Richard Carolan GRAHAM Construction and Catherine Watkins from NI Water pictured with Emily and Oskar from Gracehill and Galgorm Community Playgroup and NI Water's Peter Ferguson

Ballymena playgroup makes its mark at new facility

Education

Carrickfergus ranked top market town in Northern Ireland

Business

Mid and East Antrim calls for ‘proper support’ from Treasury on tourism and economy

Business
The current proposals could bring jobs losses this year close to 200

Wrights Group staff warned of redundancies

Business
Connell McLaughlin.

Connell secures £100k investment pot in Dragons’ Den-style contest

Business

Electoral Commission probes Paisley dinner cash

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The Deputy Mayor of Mid & East Antrim Borough Council, Cllr Cheryl Johnston, at the Pensioners Parliament with Vijay Sethi and Matthew McPeake from Ballymena, Caroline McKeown from Carrickfergus and Bea Martin from Islandmagee.

Pensioners pull no punches over Stormont collapse

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IRA bomber abstains from vote on memorial to his victims

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Distribution of police stations in 1999. Compiled by Adam Kula

Revealed: two-thirds of all police stations shut in two decades

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North Antrim MP Ian Paisley

Paisley says sorry over ‘Ramadan’ retweet

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Forestry Service seeks your views on North Antrim parks

Environment
Broughshane is one of the areas which has benefitted from the scheme.

Funding available ‘to bring community and environmental projects to life’

Environment
Alison Diver (MEA) with volunteers at Ecos Nature Park

Business support for ‘Be a Saint Day’

Environment
Celebrating success at the Translink Ulster in Bloom 2017 Awards in which Ballymena won the Large Town Award, and the Roses inTownsTrophy are from left: Cllr Cheryl Johnston, Deputy Mayor, Alderman Arnold Hatch, President, Northern Ireland Local Government Association, Alison Diver, Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, Frank Hewitt, Translink Chairman, and Noel Robinson, Mid & East Antrim Borough Council.

Double win for our ‘Rose among Towns’

Environment

VIDEO: Hay fever flaring up? How to ease your symptoms as pollen levels rise

Health
Pictured L-R: Lynn Bulled, Alzheimers Society volunteer; Alderman John Smyth, Deputy Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey; Leona Barr, Centre Manager, The Junction Retail and Leisure Park; Danny Brown, Alzheimers Society service user; and Pamela Frazer, Dementia Friendly Communities Support Manager, Alzheimers Society.

This is Northern Ireland's first dementia friendly shopping centre

Health

VIDEO: Not shifting the pounds? This could be why

Health
Image taken from a US government DEA website of U-47700

First known death in NI from new narcotic

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Lauren Neilly. Image taken from GoFundMe

NI woman diagnosed with cancer after toothache

Health