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Status Yellow Snow/Ice Warning Issued For Ireland


MET Eireann has tonight issued a Status Yellow – Snow/Ice warning for Ireland.

There will be hazardous conditions in places overnight and Tuesday morning due to compacted snow and ice.

Further snow showers are on the way, heaviest in the southwest, west and north. The ...

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Kerry Man Wins €33,000 On ‘Winning Streak’ TV Show


Ger Somers from Rathmore won €31,000 on Winning Streak. Pictured here at the presentation of the winners cheques were from left to right: Marty Whelan, Winning Streak co-host; Jim O’Connor, The National Lottery: Ger Somers the winning recipient and Sinead Kennedy, Gameshow host. Pic. ...

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Mercy Mounthawk Girls Bring Another All-Ireland To The School


The Mercy Mounthawk Spikeball team which won the All-Ireland title on Thursday. Front from left; Jessica McGibney, Sophie Hassett, Aoibhín O’Connor McCarthy and Rachel O’Mahony. Standing from left; Olivia Dineen (coach), Aoife O’Brien, Lily Collins, Shannon Martin, ...

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Gardaí Investigate Incident At Traffic Lights On Dan Spring Road


The junction where an incident took place at the weekend.

GARDAI are investigating an incident on Dan Spring Road at the weekend, where a male sustained injuries.

At around midday on Saturday, an altercation took place between a number of males at the traffic lights near the ...

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Kerry CAN To Host Public Meeting With Local Politicians


KERRY Climate Action Network is inviting everyone to a public meeting with a number of local politicians, giving an opportunity to listen to their plans and to ask them questions on their views on climate change and the change they can effect in government.

The meeting takes place ...

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Art & Hobby Closes Its Tralee Town Centre Shop


Art & Hobby in Tralee has closed with immediate effect.

A SHOP in the town centre has closed with immediate effect.

Art and Hobby on Lower Castle Street announced it has closed this morning on its Facebook page. Art & Hobby has around 20 stores located all around the ...

yesterday 12:58 open_in_new
Saorview Advises Kerry Customers About Frequency Change


SAORVIEW TV customers in Kerry may notice a change in service as the frequency is changing.

Customers in Kerry are likely to be affected by the frequency change and should take action now to avoid any disruption in service. To find out if you are affected and what you need to do ...

yesterday 12:58 open_in_new
Join Aidan In Spain On Camino For CRY


Former Kerry GAA Player Aidan O’Mahony and CRY Trustee Liam Herlihy pictured at the launch of the Camino de Santiago in aid of CRY Ireland outside St.James Church, Dublin where the Camino Society of Ireland is located.

FIVE-TIME All-Ireland winner Aidan O’Mahony will head to ...

yesterday 12:58 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Hundreds Enjoy Kerins O’Rahillys Annual 10k/5k Run


Emer Lynch, Sinead Healy and Ellen Lynch at the Kerins O’Rahillys 10k/5k Run on Sunday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

CONDITIONS were favourable on Sunday as around 250 people took part in the Kerins O’Rahillys GAA Club 10k/5k race from the club.

There was a great ...

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Brassil Says Fianna Fáil Will Reverse Cuts To Disability Services In Kerry


Deputy John Brassil.

KERRY TD John Brassil has written to Ger Reaney of the Cork and Kerry Community Healthcare Organisation and demanded an immediate meeting with the HSE about the cuts to disability services in Kerry.

He said Fianna Fail have committed to reversing the cuts ...

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PHOTOS: Audiences Loved Mercy Mounthawk’s Production Of ‘Hairspray’


Cast members of the Mercy Mounthawk production of ‘Hairspray’ at Siamsa Tíre on Saturday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

FOUR sold-out shows by Mercy Mounthawk students were received with wild enthusiasm by audiences at Siamsa Tíre as ‘Hairspray’ proved a ...

2020-01-26 15:52 open_in_new
PHOTOS: #Tralee On Social Media This Week



Quite beautiful…

Tralee bay on a sunny evening

— Dj Mcauliffe (@McauliffeDj) January 25, 2020

This is going on next weekend too…


— Tralee Chamber Alliance ...

2020-01-26 13:46 open_in_new
Gardaí Seize €30,000 Of Suspected Cocaine And Cannabis


GARDAI have seized €30,000 of suspected drugs following a search at a house in Rathmore on Friday, January 24.

At approximately 7pm, Gardaí from Millstreet executed a search warrant at a house in the Rathmore area.

During the course of the search Gardaí seized suspected ...

2020-01-26 13:46 open_in_new
Advisory Issued For Ireland With Wintry Weather On The Way


JUST when we think things are getting better, we’re back with a warning.

It’s been mild and (mostly) dry over the past few days but change is on the way according to Met Éireann.

Last night they issued a ‘Weather Advisory for Ireland’ saying ...

2020-01-26 12:43 open_in_new
PHOTO GALLERY: Na Gaeil Faithful In Croker For Historic Day



THEY’LL be celebrating all weekend in Oakpark after Na Gaeil’s historic win in Croke Park today to win the All-Ireland Junior Club title.

They were roared on to victory by huge support, one of whom was John Griffin, father of forward Michael Griffin.

John, ...

2020-01-25 22:01 open_in_new
Great Scenes In Croke Park As Na Gaeil Win All-Ireland Junior Club Title


Na Gaeil captain Eoin Doody lifts the cup.

IT’LL be some night in Killeen later on!

Na Gaeil are All-Ireland Junior Club Champions after the Oakpark club beat Rathgarogue-Cushinstown by 3-20 to 1-5  to make it the greatest day in their short history.

It was an ...

2020-01-25 18:52 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Tralee School Team Wins Irish Maths Teachers Association Kerry Quiz


Presentation Tralee students Sonia Akther, Antonia Gergely, Azra Hassan and Muireann White at the Kerry branch of the Irish Maths Teachers Association quiz at the ITT South Campus on Friday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

THE best maths students in the county gathered in the IT ...

2020-01-25 12:34 open_in_new
PHOTOS: Kerry’s Youth Recognised For Contribution To Communities At Awards Ceremony

Overall winner Sophie Daly Wilson, Caherciveen, with her grandmother Mary Daly and her aunt Anne Murphy and Padraig Murphy, at the Lee Strand Garda Youth Achievement Awards in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

OVER 200 people from across the county attended ...

2020-01-25 12:34 open_in_new
Don’t Forget The Kerins O’Rahillys Run On Sunday


In front; Frank O’Connor and Club Chairman Haulie Kerins joined by club members at the launch of the Kerins O’Rahillys 10k/5k run earlier this month. Photo by Dermot Crean

THERE’S still time to enter the annual Kerins O’Rahillys 10k run and 5k fun run which is ...

2020-01-25 12:34 open_in_new
Chinese New Year Festival Kicks Off In Tralee And There’s More Fun Today


A fiery start to the Chinese New Year Festival in Tralee. Photo by Dermot Crean

CHINESE New Year Celebrations may be more muted than usual in the homeland, due to the Coronavirus outbreak, but Tralee kicked off its own party yesterday on The Mall and the fun will continue until ...

2020-01-25 12:34 open_in_new
Finnegan On Film: ‘Just Mercy’ Is Well Worth Your Time


ONE of my all-time favourite films – and books – is “To Kill a Mockingbird”.

The story of how lawyer, Atticus Finch, defends a black man wrongly accused and convicted of raping a white woman is fictional, but based on real events and observations from Harper Lee’s ...

2020-01-25 12:34 open_in_new