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Kerry business wins gold at Family Business Awards

A Kerry business has won two national awards at the Energia Family Business Awards 2019.Energywise Ireland won gold in the Tech Family Business of the Year category, and silver in the Property or Construction Family Business of the Year.The awards recognise businesses which have drawn on family

today 19:19
€350,000 to upgrade two Kerry wastewater treatment plants

€350,000 is being allocated to two Kerry wastewater treatment plants.Irish Water is upgrading the facilities in Ballyduff and Knightstown, as part of a large-scale nationwide scheme to benefit communities and protect the environment.The works are being carried out in partnership with Kerry

today 19:19
Average voter turnout in Kerry at 28%

Voter turnout in Kerry is between 28 and 29% on average at this stage ahead of the traditional teatime rush.Kerry’s 140 polling stations opened at 7 o’clock this morning and will close at 10 o’clock tonight.Kerry voters are today deciding the shape of the new Kerry County

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Annascaul Black Pudding to represent Kerry at National Enterprise Awards

Pictured ahead of the 2019 National Enterprise Awards are finalists Elaine and Thomas Ashe from Annascaul Black Pudding Co., who are representing Local Enterprise Office Kerry on May 29th in Dublin’s Mansion House. The gala event is organised by the Local Enterprise Offices every year to

today 14:04
Three Kerry men to take part in All Ireland Sheep Shearing competition

Three Kerry men will be taking part in the All-Ireland Sheep Shearing competition this weekend.The event, which will see over 1,000 sheep descend on Cashel, Co Tipperary, will take place tomorrow and Sunday.There will be five shearing competitions with over 100 competitors. Those flying the

today 14:04
Kerry Roads Policing Unit enforcing reduced speed for National Slow Down Day

Photo: https://www.facebook.com/Garda-Síochána-Cork-Kerry-Limerick-Southern-Region-676247719139199/The Kerry Roads Policing Unit are enforcing the importance of reducing speed on the county’s roads for National Slow Down Day.The 24-hour initiative, which is supported by the Road Safety

today 14:04
Voter turnout in Kerry at 16%

Voter turnout in Kerry is on average 16% this lunchtime.Voters are casting their ballots in 140 polling stations across the county in the local and European elections and the Divorce Referendum.62 candidates are running in six local electoral areas for 33 seats on Kerry County Council. There

today 14:04
Tralee Schools Basketballers Heading To Euro Championships This Summer

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Principal of Mercy Mounthawk, John O’Roarke with their international basketballers Leeroy Idiahio, Tim and Sean Pollmann-Daamen and Daire Kennelly. Also pictured are coaches John Dowling (left) and Jimmy Diggins (right). Photo by Dermot Crean

THESE are heady days for

today 13:34
Corca Dhuibhne Credit Union increasing loan book by 20% annually

Corca Dhuibhne Credit Union has increased its loan book by 20% annually over the last four years.The financial institution, which serves the Dingle Peninsula from Dún Chaoin to Camp, recently won a national award for using the Irish language as a marketing tool.Comhar Chreidmheasa Chorca

today 11:58
Voters Reminded To Bring ID To Polling Stations Today

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VOTERS in today’s local and European elections and divorce referendum are reminded to ensure they bring identification to their polling station today.

Polling stations opened at 7am this morning and will remain open until 10pm tonight.

The following forms of

today 11:28
PHOTOS: Honouring Achievements At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Awards

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Gradam Cultúrtha winner Eoin Mac Uilleagóid at the Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Awards Night at Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

STUDENTS from Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí enjoyed the annual awards and graduation night  at Ballygarry House Hotel on

today 10:25
Ballygarry Sponsors New €10,000 Ballymac GAA Scoreboard

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Ballygarry House Hotel Proprietor Padraig McGillicuddy with players Brian lonergan, Mike Hoare, Padraig McGillicuddy, Shane Reilly and Daragh O’Regan.

THE new Ballymac GAA Electronic Scoreboard was launched on Thursday evening in Ballymac GAA pitch by the club’s main

today 10:25
PHOTOS: Graduation Night Arrives For Brookfield College Students

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Lydia O’Sullivan, Isabelle Barton, Niamh Cronin, Sally O’Hara, Bena Costello at the Brookfield College graduation night in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE Leaving Cert students of Brookfield College gathered at the Ballyroe Heights

today 10:25
Gardaí In Kerry Conducting ‘Slow Down’ Day

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GARDAI in Kerry and around the country are conducting a national speed enforcement operation “Slow Down” Day, supported by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and other stakeholders, from this morning at 7am until 7am on Saturday.

The objective is to reduce the number of speed

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President of Ireland to visit Kerry tomorrow

The President of Ireland Michael D Higgins will visit Kerry tomorrow (Saturday).President Higgins and his wife Sabina Higgins will attend a ceremony in St John’s Theatre, Listowel at 11.30am.He will also unveil a commemorative plaque to mark Listowel’s success in the national Tidy

today 09:52
Ballots being cast across 140 polling stations in Kerry

Ballots are being cast in Kerry’s 140 polling stations today.Voters in the county will be making their voices heard in the local and European elections and the Divorce Referendum.Voters will be presented with up to three ballot papers at polling stations in Kerry today, depending on their

today 09:52
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Official launch of Killarney Golf and Fishing Club’s new pro-shop

Andy Kenny teeing off with Professional Mark Heinemann, Mary Sheehy Lady Captain, James Curran Captain and Tom Prendergast President at Killarney Golf and Fishing Club., Killarney.Killarney Golf and Fishing Club’s new pro-shop is being officially opened this evening.In February, the club

today 14:04
Kerryman newspaper scoops national award

The Kerryman newspaper has scooped a major national award.The paper won the Best Designed Front Page” category in Local Ireland Media Awards last night for their coverage of the Kerry Babies cold case.The Kerryman were also runners-up in the “Best Local Advert” section. The awards

today 14:04
Kerry students taking part in climate action strike

Kerry students are taking part in a climate action strike today to demand the government deal with the issue of climate change.Today’s Fridays for Future strike is the second demonstration of its kind this year, organised by the Schools Climate Action Network, and students are taking part

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Local and European Elections Newsdesk

European election candidate for Fine Gael, Andrew Doyle says almost 25 thousand jobs have been created in Kerry and Cork since 2016.Ireland South candidate Andrew Doyle says the surge in employment reflects Fine Gael’s commitment to rural Ireland.### Sonny Foran, who’s running

yesterday 14:58
Major works to begin on overhead power lines in south Kerry

ESB Networks will be starting a major refurbishment of overhead lines in south Kerry next week.From Monday, the company will be working on its overhead 10,000 and 20,000 volt networks in the region.The project will continue until September and ESB Networks says customers will be notified in

2019-05-22 18:55
New car park in Killarney officially opens

A new car park in Killarney has officially opened.The Rock Road carpark will now provide an additional 190 car and bus spaces for the town.The availability of parking and traffic congestion in Killarney have been constant issues among council management and councillors over the past number of

2019-05-22 15:46
Kerry councillor asks council to review its policies and procedures for battery storage facilities

Niall Kelleher, (FF) Photo By : Domnick Walsh / Eye Focus LTD © Tralee Co Kerry Ireland Phone Mobile 087 / 2672033 L/Line 066 71 22 981 E/mail - [email protected] www.dwalshphoto.comA Kerry councillor has asked the council to review its policies and procedures for battery storage

2019-05-22 15:46
Calls for reform of the register of electors

There are calls to reform the register of electors.That’s according to Dr Adrian Kavanagh from Maynooth University’s Department of Geography; he was speaking following the publication of the Supplementary Register of Electors in in Kerry.The register will be made available to

2019-05-22 15:46
Latest news from Tralee
today 19:19 Kerry business wins gold at Family Business Awards
today 19:19 €350,000 to upgrade two Kerry wastewater treatment plants
today 19:19 Average voter turnout in Kerry at 28%
today 14:04 Official launch of Killarney Golf and Fishing Club’s new pro-shop
today 14:04 Kerryman newspaper scoops national award
today 14:04 Kerry students taking part in climate action strike
today 14:04 Annascaul Black Pudding to represent Kerry at National Enterprise Awards
today 14:04 Three Kerry men to take part in All Ireland Sheep Shearing competition
today 14:04 Kerry Roads Policing Unit enforcing reduced speed for National Slow Down Day
today 14:04 Voter turnout in Kerry at 16%
today 13:34 Tralee Schools Basketballers Heading To Euro Championships This Summer
today 11:58 Corca Dhuibhne Credit Union increasing loan book by 20% annually
today 11:28 Voters Reminded To Bring ID To Polling Stations Today
today 10:25 PHOTOS: Honouring Achievements At Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Awards
today 10:25 Ballygarry Sponsors New €10,000 Ballymac GAA Scoreboard
today 10:25 PHOTOS: Graduation Night Arrives For Brookfield College Students
today 10:25 Gardaí In Kerry Conducting ‘Slow Down’ Day
today 09:52 President of Ireland to visit Kerry tomorrow
today 09:52 Ballots being cast across 140 polling stations in Kerry
yesterday 18:07 Valentia Coastguard co-ordinates medi-vac of French fisherman
yesterday 18:07 Tralee students honoured at school awards this afternoon
yesterday 18:07 GSOC confirm investigation into Kerry election register
yesterday 17:37 PHOTOS: Celebrating Achievement At Coláiste Gleann Lí Student Awards
yesterday 16:34 Annascaul’s Finest To Compete For National Enterprise Award Next Week
yesterday 14:58 Local and European Elections Newsdesk
yesterday 14:58 Draft Traveller Accommodation Programme put on public display
yesterday 14:58 Dale Road residents meeting with council officials this evening
yesterday 14:58 Kerry voters reminded to bring identification to polling stations
yesterday 14:58 Higher Education Authority hasn’t appointed inspector to IT Tralee
yesterday 13:55 Rathmore Social Action Group named as finalist in Good Causes Awards
yesterday 12:52 Minister Griffin says substantial funding for two of Kerry’s greenway projects imminent
yesterday 12:22 St Pats GAA Dingle Way Challenge Returns
yesterday 12:22 IT Tralee To Host Summer Camps To Foster Computer Skills And Entrepreneurship
yesterday 11:19 Former Kerry Star Mark O’Connor Close To Multi-Year Deal With AFL Side
yesterday 10:46 No winner of last night’s Lotto jackpot of €2 million
yesterday 10:46 New bye-law aims to conserve sea trout in south Kerry
yesterday 10:46 Cost of Kerry County Council’s Machinery Yard increases by 19% in one year
yesterday 10:16 Demential Awareness Training Workshop At Bank Of Ireland Workbench
yesterday 09:13 Minister Griffin Says Funding For Tralee-Fenit Greenway Will Be Announced In Coming Weeks
2019-05-22 19:58 Election News 5.30pm 22nd May
2019-05-22 19:58 Tributes paid to outgoing Kerry councillors who are not seeking re-election
2019-05-22 19:58 Over 2,700 names on newly published Supplementary Register of Electors for Kerry
2019-05-22 19:28 Racing Returns To Ballybeggan This Saturday
2019-05-22 18:55 Major works to begin on overhead power lines in south Kerry
2019-05-22 16:49 Tralee-Fenit Greenway funding imminent
2019-05-22 15:46 New car park in Killarney officially opens
2019-05-22 15:46 Kerry councillor asks council to review its policies and procedures for battery storage facilities
2019-05-22 15:46 Calls for reform of the register of electors
2019-05-22 15:46 New UHK clinic aims to improve skin cancer patient outcomes
2019-05-22 15:46 Election news 22nd of May 2019
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