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Ballyshannon Community Garden vandalised again
Community want answers
yesterday 20:04
Glenswilly bus driver has partner to thank ahead of Winning Streak appearance this weekend
Mickey McDaid will enjoy great support this Saturday night
yesterday 15:52
Glenswilly man set for Winning Streak this weekend

 A bus driver from Donegal will be hoping to go on a Winning Streak of his own as he will appear on the National Lottery Winning Streak TV game show, on RTÉ One, this Saturday (23rd March).

When Donegal man, Mickey McDaid’s name was pulled out of the Winning Streak drum last weekend,

yesterday 15:40
Garda appeal for information in relation to suspected spate of border burglaries
Gardaí want to rule dark coloured Polo from investigation
yesterday 13:46
Gardaí investigate suspicious fire in Raphoe
Gardaí appeal for information in relation to fire
yesterday 12:43
Letterkenny Institute of Technology has strengthened its ties with a Chinese university

Letterkenny Institute of Technology has signed a memorandum of understanding with a university in China which is aimed at strengthening and deepening educational ties.

It is hoped that this important development will enable further international collaborations between Donegal in the North

yesterday 11:40
Dessie Larkin to be laid to rest on Friday

 Dessie Larkin.

yesterday 11:28
Tributes pour in for Dessie Larkin

TRIBUTES have poured in following the sudden death of former County Councillor, Letterkenny man Dessie Larkin.

Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin has extended his sympathies to the family.

Deputy Martin said: “I would like to extend my sympathies and those of the entire Fianna

yesterday 10:25
Donegal player named in Ulster A rugby squad for two games in USA

Donegal’s Joe Dunleavy has been named in the travelling party for the Ulster A squad’s first two games in the inaugural Cara Cup, which takes place in Massachusetts.

Ulster will play Connacht Eagles on Wednesday (20th March) at Union Point Sports Complex in Weymouth, before taking on

yesterday 22:55
Letterkenny stunned at sudden death of Dessie Larkin

There is a sense of shock and disbelief in Letterkenny today at the sudden and untimely death of former councillor Dessie Larkin this morning.

, Dessie Larkin.

2019-03-18 22:46
Huge sadness and disbelief at death of Dessie Larkin
Former councillor and mayor passes away
2019-03-18 19:49
Shock at the sudden passing of well known former public representative Dessie Larkin

The sudden death has taken place of Dessie Larkin, Letterkenny, a former Cathaoirleach of Donegal Co. Council.

News of his unexpected passing has sent shock waves through the local community and beyond and evoked a sense of profound loss.

A highly popular individual and family man,

2019-03-18 18:37
Spirits were high at the St Patrick's day festivities in Donegal
Check out a few of our favourite pictures from yesterday's celebrations
2019-03-18 14:34
Review of West Cork Rally on a tough weekend for Donegal crews!

Craig Breen and Paul Nagle made it two wins from two by taking victory on the second round of the Irish Tarmac Rally Championship, the Clonakilty Park Hotel West Cork Rally.

As with the first round in Galway the Fiesta R5 crew were pushed very hard by Alastair Fisher and Gordon Noble in a

2019-03-18 14:25
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Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday evening, March 19, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Noel Slowey 'Anguilla' Old Moy Heights, Ballina, Mayo and late of Ardara

- Sadie Cawley, Brinalack, Gweedore

- Johnny Clinton, Lagboy, Tamney, Fanad

- Dessie Larkin, Doon, Glebe, New

yesterday 19:01
Garda describes the taking of machinery as 'brazen'
Investigations continue into the disappearance of mini-digger and trailer
yesterday 12:43
Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, March 19

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Mary (Bim) Coyle, Dunwiley, Stranorlar

- Hugh Tinney, 99 Mourne Park Newtownstewart and formerly of Mondooey Manorcunningham

- Kathleen Ruddy, née Kelly, Larahirrel, Culdaff and formerly of

yesterday 10:37
The passing of a woman with a heart of gold
The late Nellie Coll had a lot in common with Mother Teresa of Calcutta
yesterday 10:37
Deaths in Donegal - Monday evening, March 18, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Mary (Bim) Coyle, Dunwiley, Stranorlar

- Hugh Tinney, 99 Mourne Park Newtownstewart and formerly of Mondooey Manorcunningham

- Kathleen Ruddy, née Kelly, Larahirrel, Culdaff and formerly of

2019-03-18 18:46
Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, March 18, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Jim McCauley, Lissacholly, Ballyshannon

- Annie McLaughlin, Leophin, Linsfort, Desertegney - Mary May Deehan, née Duffy, 16, The Hawthorns, Buncrana Road

- Hugo Breslin, Baltony, Gortahork

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2019-03-18 12:28
Blue skies over Donegal town this St Patrick's day

The blue skies that enveloped fifth avenue in New York for the parade on Saturday afternoon were ever present in Donegal town today as thousands of guests descended on the town for one of the best parades in years.

Numerous bands played their hearts out, the Clydesdales from Harvey’s

2019-03-18 00:55
Latest news from Donegal
yesterday 20:04 Ballyshannon Community Garden vandalised again
yesterday 19:01 Deaths in Donegal - Tuesday evening, March 19, 2019
yesterday 15:52 Glenswilly bus driver has partner to thank ahead of Winning Streak appearance this weekend
yesterday 15:40 Glenswilly man set for Winning Streak this weekend
yesterday 13:46 Garda appeal for information in relation to suspected spate of border burglaries
yesterday 12:43 Garda describes the taking of machinery as 'brazen'
yesterday 12:43 Gardaí investigate suspicious fire in Raphoe
yesterday 11:40 Funeral arrangements confirmed for former Donegal councillor, Dessie Larkin
yesterday 11:40 Letterkenny Institute of Technology has strengthened its ties with a Chinese university
yesterday 11:28 Dessie Larkin to be laid to rest on Friday
yesterday 10:37 Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, March 19
yesterday 10:37 The passing of a woman with a heart of gold
yesterday 10:37 Fianna Fáil leader expresses sympathy to the family of former Donegal councillor Dessie Larkin rn rn 
yesterday 10:25 Tributes pour in for Dessie Larkin
yesterday 22:55 Donegal player named in Ulster A rugby squad for two games in USA
2019-03-18 22:46 Letterkenny stunned at sudden death of Dessie Larkin
2019-03-18 19:49 Huge sadness and disbelief at death of Dessie Larkin
2019-03-18 18:46 Deaths in Donegal - Monday evening, March 18, 2019
2019-03-18 18:37 Shock at the sudden passing of well known former public representative Dessie Larkin
2019-03-18 16:40 13 arrests for suspected drug and drink driving in Donegal over the bank holiday weekend
2019-03-18 14:34 Spirits were high at the St Patrick's day festivities in Donegal
2019-03-18 14:25 Review of West Cork Rally on a tough weekend for Donegal crews!
2019-03-18 12:28 Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, March 18, 2019
2019-03-18 12:28 Perfect start for Finn Harps U-15s with big win over Longford
2019-03-18 00:55 Blue skies over Donegal town this St Patrick's day
2019-03-18 00:46 Revealed - the top ten Irish players to have played in USA league where Jim McGuinness now manages
2019-03-18 00:46 Top FAI awards for Shane Duffy and scoring legend Brendan Bradley
2019-03-18 00:46 SEVEN medals for Donegal's Patrick Quinlivan at Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi
2019-03-17 23:43 On-loan player from Celtic scores for Jim McGuinness's side in their first league game of new season in USA
2019-03-17 21:37 Breen wins West Cork Rally as Donegal's Damien Toner is second in the national
2019-03-17 20:34 Team that ended Gaoth Dobhair's Croke Park dreams are the All-Ireland Club SF champions again
2019-03-17 19:40 Deaths in Donegal - Sunday evening, March 17, 2019
2019-03-17 19:31 St. Patrick's Day parades held all over Donegal - Letterkenny parade prize-winners revealed
2019-03-17 17:34 Councillor highlights need for houses in Gaeltacht areas
2019-03-17 16:31 Mary's Meals has been given Holy Communion dresses
2019-03-17 15:19 Local runner wins St. Patrick's Day 5k race in Letterkenny
2019-03-17 14:25 Finn Harps U-19s get first win of season in away game against Athlone Town
2019-03-17 14:25 The big apple turns green and gold for St Patrick's day
2019-03-17 13:22 10 things you may not have known about St Patrick's day
2019-03-17 12:19 Deaths in Donegal - Sunday morning, March 17, 2019
2019-03-17 12:19 Road issues need addressed delegation tell council
2019-03-17 11:16 LISTEN: Declan Bonner very upbeat after watching Donegal get good win Cork
2019-03-16 20:34 Deaths in Donegal - Saturday evening, March 16
2019-03-16 20:34 DONEGAL V CORK: Marksman gives his ratings on the Donegal players against Cork
2019-03-16 19:31 My Donegal Life: Jason Black
2019-03-16 19:31 Donegal's Cathal Gallagher embraces change and finds motivation in his new-found fame
2019-03-16 19:31 How Donegal will celebrate St Patrick's Day
2019-03-16 19:31 Listen - Donegal second half replacement Paddy McGrath's reaction to Donegal's win over Cork
2019-03-16 18:28 Donegal come good in second half to outgun Cork in a thrilling encounter
2019-03-16 18:19 GAA: Donegal's promotion bid is on after they come from behind to beat Cork
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