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# Donegal

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Therapist: A reflection on Creeslough and the grief of a community
Mary Spring looks at the grief endured by the people of Creeslough after the explosion.
Founding member of Clannad Noel Duggan dies aged 73
Clannad says Duggan will be ‘forever remembered for his outstanding guitar solos and his love of music’.
Larry Donnelly: My Boston community and I are praying for the people of Creeslough
Our columnist says he couldn’t focus on anything else all week, as the country and long-distance relatives abroad offer support to the people of Donegal.
'They were always together': Funeral of Robert Garwe and Shauna Flanagan Garwe takes place
The funeral mass for Robert and five-year-old Shauna, the youngest victim of the tragedy, was held this morning.
Man (40s) dies following single vehicle collision in Co Donegal
The collision happened just befoer 8am on the R245 at Carrigart.
Funeral services for Creeslough explosion victims Martina Martin and Leona Harper take place
Ten people died in the tragedy in Creeslough on Friday. They ranged in age from five to 59.
People of Creeslough showing great example of solidarity, Higgins says, as funerals take place
The funeral services for James O’Flaherty, Catherine O’Donnell and James Monaghan are taking place today.
UK Labour leader offers condolences to Creeslough families on second day of funerals
Starmer said that Donegal is a special place for his family
Irish Red Cross fund to support Creeslough community raises €352,000 in first 24 hours
The Irish Red Cross set up the Creaslough Communtity Support Fund, with the support of An Post and Applegreen
'We do not have words to explain it': First funerals for victims of Creeslough explosion take place
Separate funeral masses will be held for Jessica Gallagher (24) and Martin McGill (49) at St Michael’s Church.
'It is prayer and community that is carrying us': Creeslough comes to terms with tragedy
The first funeral for one of the 10 victims is due to take place today.
Creeslough parish priest says community thankful for support during 'tsumani of grief'
The first of the funerals for the ten victims are taking place this week.
The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy
Tributes have been paid to the victims of the explosion, who ranged from the age of five to 59.
First at the scene: 'There were people crying for help. We just tore into what we could'
Bernard McGinley talks to The Journal’s Diarmuid Pepper in Creeslough.
Vigil for Creeslough victims takes place as tributes continue to pour in
Dozens of people stood in the rain to pay their respects, with several musical tributes.
'Our focus is on being there': The coffee shop helping locals process the Creeslough tragedy
Café owner Siobhan Carr said it has been a huge community effort since Friday.
'A nightmare of shock and horror': Bishop reflects on tragic Creeslough explosion
Ten candles have been lit to honour the ten people who lost their lives in Friday’s explosion.
Gardaí name the 10 victims of Creeslough explosion
10 people were killed in the explosion in a filling station.
Creeslough woman: 'Our small community is shell-shocked - we will never be the same again'
Marie Duffy says the whole community is shocked to its core after Friday’s explosion and the tragic loss of so many.
A village - its heart ripped out - struggles to comprehend the scale of tragedy
Locals say there’s no-one in the community who won’t know someone who died in the blast.
Death toll from Creeslough tragedy at 10, search for victims now concluded
Emergency services are not expecting any more fatalities from the site, reporters were told.
Gardaí believe that the cause of the Creeslough blast was a 'tragic accident'
Gardaí held a briefing to update the public on their progress at the scene today.
Emergency services to 'work through the night' following Donegal blast
At least three people have been confirmed dead so far.
At least three people have died in Donegal service station explosion as rescue efforts continue
Several people are understood to be trapped under the rubble.
Donegal, Kerry and Dublin GAA club games live on TV next weekend
Plenty for GAA fans to enjoy this weekend.
Missing 26-year-old man found safe and well
McConway has been missing since yesterday.
Dublin, Donegal and Kilkenny games live on TV this weekend as RTÉ coverage resumes
Plenty to enjot this weekend for GAA fans.
Investigation as over 2,000 brown trout and Atlantic salmon found dead in Donegal river
Inland Fisheries said it is following a “definite line of inquiry”.
Four hospitalised after van ploughs into crowd at Donegal festival
Gardaí have confirmed that the driver of the vehicle suffered a ‘health incident’ just moments before the incident
Missing 17-year-old found safe and well
Gardaí have thanked the public.
Derry residents need more support to repair homes damaged by flooding, says local councillor
Martin Reilly of the SDLP said affected residents were told after flooding in 2017 that the event was a once-in-a-century occurance.
Declan Bonner departs role as Donegal football manager
The Na Rossa man has been in charge since September 2017 and won back-to-back Ulster titles in ’18 and ’19.
'It's probably the end of an era' - Donegal boss Maxi Curran
Donegal fell short in yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final.
Duggan the Meath hero once more as back-to-back All-Ireland bid roars into final
The Royals overcame Donegal to set-up a final meeting with Kerry.
Who will advance to the 2022 All-Ireland senior ladies football final?
It’s Kerry v Mayo and Meath v Donegal in today’s semi-finals.
Race for Brendan: The four teams bidding for All-Ireland ladies football glory
Champions Meath face Donegal, and Kerry and Mayo also do battle in today’s Croke Park double-header.
Donegal councillor defiant over accusations he took colleague's phone during meeting
Gardaí are investigating.
Donegal stun Dublin to knock last year's All-Ireland finalists out of title race
Meanwhile, Lauren McGregor scored 2-2 as Waterford ended Monaghan’s 30-year stay in the All-Ireland Senior Championship.
Man (70s) dies after three-car crash in Donegal
The crash happened around 10.50pm last night.
Gardaí arrest two in Donegal over alleged prostitution and human trafficking offences
One man has already appeared in court.