*Photograph: Páraic McMahon Plans are being progressed for new sewerage schemes in Ballyvaughan, Clarecastle, Kilkee, Kilrush and Liscannor.
*Liam Jegou. Photograph: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile Clare-born canoeist Liam Jegou has become the first Irish athlete to be formally selected for the Tokyo Olympics this summer.
*Noeleen Moran. Photograph: Martin Connolly Noeleen Moran has confirmed she will not be seeking a nomination from Sinn Féin to contest the upcoming General Election.
*Noeleen Moran. Members of the public have been left in “a terribly unsafe situation” with such high overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick and University Hospital Galway, organisers of regional campaign group have stated.
Gardaí need to be more visible in rural areas to help prevent rural crime, the Deputy President of the IFA has said while an Ennis representative has suggested farmers install a panic alarm to cut down on assaults.
Sinn Féin’s only sitting councillor in Clare will not be contesting the next General Election.
*Replacement works being carried out in Ennistymon this April. Photograph: Clare County Council Businesses in Clare are “losing money” due to “poor water quality”.
Ennis was one of the big winners in the 2019 Tidy Towns Awards which took place on Monday.
As the fight for better medical services across the Mid-West intensifies, a number of community health campaigns have merged together.
*Photograph: Julie Tillet One of the largest newspapers in the USA, The Wall Street Journal has penned an article on the beauty of The Burren.