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#Donegal

# donegal - Thursday 24 September, 2020

'No other choice than to act': Donegal to be placed under Level 3 restrictions after spike in Covid-19 cases
# Level 3
# Level 3

'No other choice than to act': Donegal to be placed under Level 3 restrictions after spike in Covid-19 cases

Updated Sep 24th 2020, 6:40 PM 155,936 Views 180 Comments

Government ministers held an incorporeal meeting this evening to discuss the measure.

# donegal - Monday 21 September, 2020

Postponed clashes re-fixed and others up in the air as Covid-19 continues to impact club GAA schedule
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

Postponed clashes re-fixed and others up in the air as Covid-19 continues to impact club GAA schedule

Sep 21st 2020, 8:36 PM 7,105 Views 0 Comments

Cork and Galway have recently seen matches postponed due to positive cases, with Donegal also affected.

# donegal - Sunday 20 September, 2020

'A lack of regard for our community': Row erupts over social housing development in Donegal
# Ballybofey
# Ballybofey

'A lack of regard for our community': Row erupts over social housing development in Donegal

Sep 20th 2020, 12:05 AM 45,584 Views 40 Comments

Residents claim to have been misled about the consultation and appeals process, but councillors deny this is the case.

# donegal - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Donegal senior football panel in isolation after player tests positive for Covid-19
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Donegal senior football panel in isolation after player tests positive for Covid-19

Sep 19th 2020, 5:48 PM 10,181 Views 5 Comments

This comes after three Dublin camogie players returned positive tests.

# donegal - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Teenage passenger dies after two-car collision in Donegal
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Teenage passenger dies after two-car collision in Donegal

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:54 AM 25,997 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at approximately 9.30pm yesterday.

# donegal - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Caelainn Hogan: 'This institution for ‘unmarried mothers’ is not part of some distant past - it closed in 2006'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Caelainn Hogan: 'This institution for ‘unmarried mothers’ is not part of some distant past - it closed in 2006'

Aug 23rd 2020, 12:00 PM 42,479 Views 45 Comments

Writer Caelainn Hogan has accessed files that give an insight into life at a Donegal mother-and-baby home known as The Castle.

# donegal - Friday 21 August, 2020

Mother 'distraught' after husband and two children killed in Donegal tragedy
# Quigleys Point
# Quigleys Point

Mother 'distraught' after husband and two children killed in Donegal tragedy

Updated Aug 21st 2020, 4:30 PM 165,079 Views 52 Comments

Geraldine Mullan managed to exit the car and sought assistance.

# donegal - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Six bottlenose whales die after mass stranding on Donegal beach
# Rosnowlagh Beach
# Rosnowlagh Beach

Six bottlenose whales die after mass stranding on Donegal beach

Aug 19th 2020, 7:08 PM 77,914 Views 35 Comments

The northern bottlenose whales were found stranded earlier today.

# donegal - Friday 14 August, 2020

All-Ireland club finalists make winning start in Down and Donegal champions hit six goals
# Around The Grounds
From The42
# Around The Grounds

All-Ireland club finalists make winning start in Down and Donegal champions hit six goals

Aug 14th 2020, 9:33 PM 9,751 Views 2 Comments

Killyclogher were the latest team to book a quarter-final place in Tyrone.

# donegal - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Gardaí renew appeal for information for missing 34-year-old Seamus McCarney
# Donegal
# Donegal

Gardaí renew appeal for information for missing 34-year-old Seamus McCarney

Aug 12th 2020, 9:08 PM 21,144 Views 0 Comments

He was last seen in Milford town on Saturday morning.

# donegal - Monday 10 August, 2020

Appeal for missing 34-year-old Seamus McCarney
# Donegal
# Donegal

Appeal for missing 34-year-old Seamus McCarney

Aug 10th 2020, 5:07 PM 46,045 Views 3 Comments

He was last seen in Milford town on Saturday morning.

# donegal - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'Very restricted' funeral of John Hume to take place in Derry
# Rip John Hume
# Rip John Hume

'Very restricted' funeral of John Hume to take place in Derry

Aug 5th 2020, 6:10 AM 15,120 Views 3 Comments

The former SDLP leader and peace icon died on Monday after years of suffering from dementia.

# donegal - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

21-year-old recounts how she rescued family who got into difficulty off Donegal coast
# Liveline
# Liveline

21-year-old recounts how she rescued family who got into difficulty off Donegal coast

Aug 4th 2020, 10:44 PM 47,047 Views 10 Comments

A father and his three daughters got into difficulty in the water off Portsalon beach.

# donegal - Monday 27 July, 2020

Donegal, Wexford and Mayo club matches to feature in TG4's upcoming GAA coverage
# GAA Beo
From The42
# GAA Beo

Donegal, Wexford and Mayo club matches to feature in TG4's upcoming GAA coverage

Jul 27th 2020, 3:09 PM 10,614 Views 1 Comment

Kilcar against St Eunan’s and the clash of Breaffy facing Castlebar Mitchels are part of the coverage on 7-9 August.

# donegal - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Gardaí say body found in search for missing Ann O'Donoghue
# Ann O'donoghue
# Ann O'donoghue

Gardaí say body found in search for missing Ann O'Donoghue

Jul 15th 2020, 5:22 PM 46,184 Views 3 Comments

Ann was from the Annagry area of Donegal.

# donegal - Friday 10 July, 2020

'Disturbing': Three newborn puppies found dangling over river in plastic bag
# Donegal
# Donegal

'Disturbing': Three newborn puppies found dangling over river in plastic bag

Jul 10th 2020, 11:27 AM 57,725 Views 61 Comments

The ISPCA has issued an appeal for information following Wednesday’s discovery.

# donegal - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'Significant public interest': Green Party TD calls for release of 2015 report into Donegal planning irregularities
# Donegal
# Donegal

'Significant public interest': Green Party TD calls for release of 2015 report into Donegal planning irregularities

Jul 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 24,166 Views 22 Comments

The report was first submitted to former Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy in June 2017,

# donegal - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Runaway horse rescued by RNLI off the coast near Bundoran
# Donegal
# Donegal

Runaway horse rescued by RNLI off the coast near Bundoran

Jun 30th 2020, 7:42 PM 24,885 Views 15 Comments

The crew spent almost an hour trying to guide the horse back to shore.

# donegal - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Donegal county final fixed for last weekend in September
# Ready To Rock
From The42
# Ready To Rock

Donegal county final fixed for last weekend in September

Jun 27th 2020, 12:00 PM 3,614 Views 1 Comment

The county’s Ulster championship quarter-final against Tyrone is scheduled a month later.

# donegal - Friday 26 June, 2020

Remains found on Donegal coast belonged to animal, not human
# Dungloe
# Dungloe

Remains found on Donegal coast belonged to animal, not human

Jun 26th 2020, 10:47 AM 16,656 Views 4 Comments

The remains were found on the coast at Maghery near Dungloe at 6.30pm yesterday.

# donegal - Friday 19 June, 2020

‘Dark cloud’ over Kilmacrennan following death of father and son in fishing accident
# Donegal
# Donegal

‘Dark cloud’ over Kilmacrennan following death of father and son in fishing accident

Jun 19th 2020, 3:07 PM 21,524 Views 8 Comments

Two bodies were recovered from Lough Keel in a search operation yesterday.

# donegal - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Two bodies recovered from Lough Keel during search for father and son
# Donegal
# Donegal

Two bodies recovered from Lough Keel during search for father and son

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 9:16 PM 51,034 Views 13 Comments

It is understood the family had been fishing in the lough.

# donegal - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Man (20s) charged over fatal hit-and-run incident in Letterkenny
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man (20s) charged over fatal hit-and-run incident in Letterkenny

Jun 16th 2020, 7:27 PM 14,401 Views 0 Comments

The man was discovered at around 4am yesterday morning in the Windyhall area.

# donegal - Monday 15 June, 2020

Man (20s) arrested after another man killed in hit-and-run incident in Letterkenny
# Windyhall
# Windyhall

Man (20s) arrested after another man killed in hit-and-run incident in Letterkenny

Updated Jun 15th 2020, 7:29 PM 24,944 Views 0 Comments

The man was discovered at around 4am this morning in the Windyhall area.

# donegal - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Donegal star wants knockout football return and business worries in new climate
# Back Once Again
From The42
# Back Once Again

Donegal star wants knockout football return and business worries in new climate

Updated Jun 11th 2020, 8:29 PM 28,204 Views 18 Comments

Michael Murphy reopened up his sports shop this week.

# donegal - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Gardaí stand down search for missing Donegal woman after body discovered
# Colleen Magner
# Colleen Magner

Gardaí stand down search for missing Donegal woman after body discovered

May 19th 2020, 11:14 AM 55,810 Views 14 Comments

Colleen Magner had been last seen in the Derrybeg area yesterday.

# donegal - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Young girl dies following farming accident in Donegal
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Young girl dies following farming accident in Donegal

May 13th 2020, 10:50 PM 45,302 Views 9 Comments

Gardai in Carndonagh are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

# donegal - Saturday 9 May, 2020

60,000 cigarettes and counterfeit clothing seized by gardaí in Donegal
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

60,000 cigarettes and counterfeit clothing seized by gardaí in Donegal

May 9th 2020, 2:33 PM 18,047 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí carried out a number of searches in Ballyshannon last night.

# donegal - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Irish company says it has the capacity to produce 10 million face shields a week in fight against Covid-19
# Gaoth Dobhair
# Gaoth Dobhair

Irish company says it has the capacity to produce 10 million face shields a week in fight against Covid-19

Apr 25th 2020, 11:32 AM 41,462 Views 46 Comments

The comapny is based in the Donegal Gaeltacht.

# donegal - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Human remains found on Donegal beach identified as missing person
# Bunbeg Beach
# Bunbeg Beach

Human remains found on Donegal beach identified as missing person

Apr 18th 2020, 3:04 PM 77,400 Views 3 Comments

The human remains were found on Bunbeg Beach in Gaoth Dubhair on 18 February.

# donegal - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Two women fined under coronavirus legislation in NI after failing to stop for gardaí in Donegal
# Cross Border
# Cross Border

Two women fined under coronavirus legislation in NI after failing to stop for gardaí in Donegal

Apr 14th 2020, 7:58 PM 45,761 Views 12 Comments

The vehicle in question was also seized by the PSNI.

# donegal - Monday 13 April, 2020

Gardaí suspect fires at 5G masts were deliberate after coal found
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Gardaí suspect fires at 5G masts were deliberate after coal found

Apr 13th 2020, 2:27 PM 61,425 Views 203 Comments

The 5G masts went on fire at Long Lane and Dr McGinley Road in Letterkenny last night.

# donegal - Monday 23 March, 2020

Two Donegal residents who raped woman jailed for nine years
# Courts
# Courts

Two Donegal residents who raped woman jailed for nine years

Mar 23rd 2020, 4:36 PM 42,533 Views 0 Comments

The woman told the court it was difficult to narrow down into words the effect this has had on her.

# donegal - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Over 1,000 birthday cards for boy (9) with rare disease who had to cancel his birthday party
# Good News
# Good News

Over 1,000 birthday cards for boy (9) with rare disease who had to cancel his birthday party

Mar 22nd 2020, 5:16 PM 36,370 Views 21 Comments

Ruth Beattie asked people to send cards to her son Jack, who is (9) tomorrow, after his party had to be called off.

# donegal - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Family of deceased man left paralysed after surgery awarded €35k in case against HSE
# High Court
# High Court

Family of deceased man left paralysed after surgery awarded €35k in case against HSE

Mar 18th 2020, 5:08 PM 20,992 Views 0 Comments

The family of Donegal man Brian McElhinney had its settlement approved in the High Court today.

# donegal - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Man killed and woman hospitalised after two car collision in Donegal
# Ballyshannon
# Ballyshannon

Man killed and woman hospitalised after two car collision in Donegal

Mar 11th 2020, 9:02 AM 18,062 Views 4 Comments

A nearby car was also damaged from the collision, but no injuries were caused to the occupants.

# donegal - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Jordan inspires Tyrone to victory over Donegal
# Red Hands
From The42
# Red Hands

Jordan inspires Tyrone to victory over Donegal

Mar 7th 2020, 5:13 PM 9,715 Views 5 Comments

Tyrone capture U20 Ulster title after barnstorming start to second half.

'You feel sometimes that there is this overwhelming burden on you to do well'
# Mind Games
From The42
# Mind Games

'You feel sometimes that there is this overwhelming burden on you to do well'

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 3,177 Views 0 Comments

Donegal’s Emer Gallagher on dealing with the pressure of inter-county football from a young age, and the LGFA’s One Good Club campaign.

# donegal - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Status Yellow snow/ice warning declared for entire country for tomorrow morning
# Keep Warm
# Keep Warm

Status Yellow snow/ice warning declared for entire country for tomorrow morning

Updated Mar 1st 2020, 4:25 PM 74,972 Views 34 Comments

The weather will remain cold and wet in most parts of the country today and tomorrow.

# donegal - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Burke's Wicklow win in London, Sligo edge Galvin's Wexford, Tyrone and Donegal set up Ulster U20 final
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Burke's Wicklow win in London, Sligo edge Galvin's Wexford, Tyrone and Donegal set up Ulster U20 final

Feb 29th 2020, 4:47 PM 5,231 Views 0 Comments

Defending champions Tyrone beat Antrim and Donegal’s young guns saw off Down in the Ulster U20 football championship semi-finals.