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PICTURE GALLERY: Great excitement at homecoming for European medallist Leah Gallen in Raphoe

It was standing room only last Friday night in Friel's Hotel, Raphoe when the local boxing club hosted a homecoming function for their recently crowned European youth bronze medalist, Leah Gallen. This was her second European bronze having won a similar medal at the European Junior Championships

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Donegal Dragons achieve a great result in Dublin
Superb performance ladies in Dublin Regatta
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Volunteers sought to help save Donegal's red squirrels
Donegal Red Squirrel Group meeting in Stranolrar this week
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Shock in Donegal sporting circles with sudden death of former Harps player Noel Melvin

Tributes are being paid to the late Noel Melvin, the former Finn Harps, Dundalk, and Monaghan United player who has died, aged just 48.

The Mayo native was a very popular player in the League of Ireland and his sad passing has evoked a sense of great shock and also loss.

“We are

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Four Masters cause shock of championship with away win in Glenswilly

Four Masters pulled off the shock of the championship with an eleven point victory over Glenswilly, this evening in Pairc Naomh Columba, Glenswilly. 

Glenswilly  . . . . 0-6

Four Masters . . . . 2-11 

The Donegal town side, who went into the second

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Newly promoted Bonagee Utd and Drumkeen Utd off to winning starts
New Sunday League season off to a great start in Donegal League
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Naomh Brid come strong in second half to avail of Naomh Ultan collapse

Naomh Brid gave themselves a great chance of being involved in the Intermediate quarter-finals with a local derby win over Naomh Ultan in Trummon.

Naomh Brid 0-13 Naomh Ultan 1-4

But while Naomh Brid were the better team, there was a dramatic collapse by Naomh Ultan which saw them

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Naomh Columba safely through to quarter-finals after win over Gaeil Fhánada

Naomh Columba are safely through to the Intermediate Championship quarter-finals after defeating a youthful Gaeil Fhánada in Pairc na nGael.

Naomh Columba 2-12 Gaeil Fhánada 1-7

There was a major turnaround on the resumption in this game as the visitors led by 1-3 to

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St. Eunan's are too strong for Ardara

St. Eunan’s secured a well deserved victory over Ardara at O’Donnell Park that keeps them on track for the quarter-finals in Group B.

St. Eunan’s 1-18

Ardara 1-6

St. Eunan's, as widely expected, had too much in the locker for visitors Ardara.

They led by 0-8 to 1-3

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Another great day in Glenties as floats make their way down the main street
Love Island, Boris and Brexit all make an appearance
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Devlin's late goal helps Naomh Muire to victory in Downings
Great result for Lower Rosses side
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Reports suggest Stephen Rochford will stay on as Donegal coach
Former Mayo boss linked again with vacant Galway job
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Donegal ladies sparkle in Dublin-check out our gallery.
Two major awards at Miss Ireland Gala
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Letterkenny Rovers and Keadue Rovers continue to lead the way in Youth League
Round-up, results and fixtures from the Youth League
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Tributes paid by Finn Harps at sudden death of former player Noel Melvin

Finn Harps F.C. wishes to express its deepest condolences to the family of our former player Noel Melvin, Crumlin, Co Monaghan. who sadly passed away on Sunday. Aged 48, Noel, a native of Ballina, Co. Mayo, played two seasons for Finn Harps, joining in the 1995/1996 campaign when the

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14 Donegal competitors at National Ploughing Championships
Championships start in Carlow on Tuesday
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Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, September 16, 2019

The Donegal Democrat has been informed of the following deaths:

- Kevin McGovern, 12 Elm Park, Ballymagan, Buncrana and formerly of Balmoral Avenue, Derry

- Mary Bridget Toland, Carricknahorna, Ballyshannon

- Catherine Mona Ginty, Ardmhuire, Glencar Road,

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A Donegal island with a future
Watch our gallery of some of the hidden gems of Donegal's Arranmore Island
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Figures show many Donegal companies are not engaging with Brexit supports
€25,000 allocated to the Donegal Local Enterprise Office (LEO) for companies to engage in preparation and training has not been spent
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The winner of the Glenties Harvest Fair dogshow was ‘Minnie’
Siberian huskey scoops first place
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LISTEN: Four Masters manager Pat Campbell reacts to his side's big win in Glenswilly

After the shock of the championship when Four Masters defeated Glenswilly on Sunday evening, Tom Comack got the reaction of the Four Masters manager, Pat Campbell

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LISTEN: Kilcar's Conor Doherty glad to be in quarter-finals but not fully happy with performance

Kilcar defeated Bundoran to reach the quarter-finals of the senior championship with a game to spare. After the game, one of their stars of the win, Conor Doherty, gave his reaction to the win and feels that there is plenty of room for improvement. He was speaking to Peter Campbell

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Latest news from Donegal
today 13:10 Dreams come true at Michaela Allen School of Dance
today 12:52 Tributes paid by Finn Harps at sudden death of former player Noel Melvin
today 12:52 PICTURE GALLERY: Great excitement at homecoming for European medallist Leah Gallen in Raphoe
today 12:52 Donegal Dragons achieve a great result in Dublin
today 11:49 14 Donegal competitors at National Ploughing Championships
today 11:49 Volunteers sought to help save Donegal's red squirrels
today 10:46 Deaths in Donegal - Monday morning, September 16, 2019
today 10:46 A Donegal island with a future
today 10:46 Figures show many Donegal companies are not engaging with Brexit supports
today 10:46 Shock in Donegal sporting circles with sudden death of former Harps player Noel Melvin
today 22:10 The winner of the Glenties Harvest Fair dogshow was ‘Minnie’
today 22:10 LISTEN: Four Masters manager Pat Campbell reacts to his side's big win in Glenswilly
yesterday 21:07 Four Masters cause shock of championship with away win in Glenswilly
yesterday 20:04 LISTEN: Kilcar's Conor Doherty glad to be in quarter-finals but not fully happy with performance
yesterday 20:04 Do you want to be part of a huge human sign in Donegal?
yesterday 20:04 Newly promoted Bonagee Utd and Drumkeen Utd off to winning starts
yesterday 19:01 Letterkenny Rovers beat strong Finn Harps Reserves side at Leckview Park rn
yesterday 19:01 Naomh Brid come strong in second half to avail of Naomh Ultan collapse
yesterday 17:58 Dramatic finish in Fintra as Killybegs get the win over MacCumhaills
yesterday 17:58 13-man Termon win the basement battle with Malin in Connolly Park
yesterday 17:58 Naomh Columba safely through to quarter-finals after win over Gaeil Fhánada
yesterday 16:55 Deaths in Donegal - Sunday evening, September 15, 2019
yesterday 16:55 Kilcar have too much firepower for Bundoran to quality for quarter-finals
yesterday 16:55 St. Eunan's are too strong for Ardara
yesterday 16:55 Another great day in Glenties as floats make their way down the main street
yesterday 15:52 Devlin's late goal helps Naomh Muire to victory in Downings
yesterday 14:49 Reports suggest Stephen Rochford will stay on as Donegal coach
yesterday 14:49 Donegal ladies sparkle in Dublin-check out our gallery.
yesterday 12:43 Letterkenny Rovers and Keadue Rovers continue to lead the way in Youth League
yesterday 11:40 Donegal disability rights campaigners to attend key European event
yesterday 11:40 Memories of living on a Donegal Island from John Rodgers
yesterday 11:40 Donegal Connect event offering advice for people wishing to return home
yesterday 11:40 Billboard campaign calls for reopening of beds in Letterkenny Univeristy Hospital’s Short Stay Ward
yesterday 11:40 Gold and silver for Katie George and Eve
yesterday 10:37 Cross-border seminar will encourage Donegal businesses to interact with European supports
yesterday 10:37 One man killed in early morning road accident in Wexford
yesterday 09:34 Deaths in Donegal - Sunday morning, September 15
yesterday 09:34 The weather in Donegal - Sunday, September 15
yesterday 00:07 A busy day for Ireland's Social Media Queen, Donegal's Holly McCrea
yesterday 23:04 Miss Donegal named as Ireland's Social Media Queen
yesterday 23:04 Naomh Colmcille well positioned after win over neighbours
yesterday 23:04 Miss Donegal named as Ireland's Queen of Social Media
2019-09-14 22:58 LISTEN: Gaoth Dobhair's 'keeper Christopher Sweeney gives reaction after narrow win over St Michaels
2019-09-14 22:58 Naomh Conaill coast to comfortable win in Dungloe
2019-09-14 21:55 Errigal View Pet Zoo is open to the public once again
2019-09-14 21:55 Victory for Moville in big Inishowen clash
2019-09-14 21:55 Gaoth Dobhair woman is an inspiration as she wins overall in powerlifting competition
2019-09-14 20:52 Gaoth Dobhair bounce back with five point victory over St Michaels
2019-09-14 20:52 LISTEN: Aodh Ruadh man of the match Nathan Boyle gives his reaction to win over St Nauls
2019-09-14 20:52 A little bit of history as Milford qualify for first ever senior quarter-final
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