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# killarney - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

'This isn't a question of revenge, it's simply not fair' - widow speaks out after hit and run

'This isn't a question of revenge, it's simply not fair' - widow speaks out after hit and run

Apr 28th 2015, 3:59 PM 22,268 Views 31 Comments

Margaret O’Leary, whose husband Paud was killed by drunk driver Shane Fitzgerald in 2012, has spoken of her frustration at Ireland’s hit-and-run laws.

# killarney - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Pharmacists want women with medical cards to have easier access to the morning after pill
# Contraception
# Contraception

Pharmacists want women with medical cards to have easier access to the morning after pill

Apr 25th 2015, 3:28 PM 22,162 Views 71 Comments

They want medical card holders to be able to get the pill over the counter without having to go to a doctor first.

# killarney - Sunday 19 April, 2015

This newlywed couple in Kerry have certainly got their priorities straight
# Just Gambled
From The Daily Edge
# Just Gambled

This newlywed couple in Kerry have certainly got their priorities straight

Apr 19th 2015, 12:00 PM 7,622 Views 2 Comments

True love is the REAL gamble.

# killarney - Monday 13 April, 2015

Gardaí want to know what caused the fires at Killarney National Park
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí want to know what caused the fires at Killarney National Park

Apr 13th 2015, 8:08 PM 10,885 Views 22 Comments

The fires caused significant damage to parts of the National Park.

# killarney - Friday 10 April, 2015

Air Corps called into Killarney National Park as blaze continues to rage
# Ring Of Fire
# Ring Of Fire

Air Corps called into Killarney National Park as blaze continues to rage

Apr 10th 2015, 10:49 PM 22,767 Views 35 Comments

People are being asked to avoid certain parts of the park for their own safety.

# killarney - Monday 6 April, 2015

Kerry vet warns locals about possible strychnine poisoning of three dogs
# Killarney National Park
# Killarney National Park

Kerry vet warns locals about possible strychnine poisoning of three dogs

Apr 6th 2015, 7:45 AM 14,702 Views 15 Comments

All three dogs were in the same week and the vet managed to save two of them but it worried about more cases.

# killarney - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Dublin IS NOT the most expensive place for a hotel stay in Ireland
# How's That Now?
# How's That Now?

Dublin IS NOT the most expensive place for a hotel stay in Ireland

Mar 3rd 2015, 10:17 AM 14,641 Views 24 Comments

Surprisingly, Killarney in Co Kerry is.

# killarney - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Kerry see off 14-man Dublin to win fiery league battle at home in Killarney
# Happy Kingdom
From The42
# Happy Kingdom

Kerry see off 14-man Dublin to win fiery league battle at home in Killarney

Mar 1st 2015, 4:29 PM 8,889 Views 13 Comments

Kieran Donaghy captained Kerry to success on his birthday at Fitzgerald Stadium.

Here are 10 things we learned at the Labour conference
# Back To The Kingdom
# Back To The Kingdom

Here are 10 things we learned at the Labour conference

Mar 1st 2015, 11:50 AM 23,019 Views 138 Comments

The junior coalition party has gathered in Killarney this weekend to take stock. Here’s what we found out…

# killarney - Friday 6 February, 2015

Kerry made it onto the cover of a National Geographic magazine
# Genealogy
# Genealogy

Kerry made it onto the cover of a National Geographic magazine

Feb 6th 2015, 9:21 PM 23,786 Views 19 Comments

Hollywood actor Andrew McCarthy traced his Irish roots back to Lacca West where he met with distant relatives and basked in their warm hospitality.

# killarney - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Three members of Kerry family injured in fatal Australia crash
# Perth
# Perth

Three members of Kerry family injured in fatal Australia crash

Jan 6th 2015, 9:55 PM 42,354 Views 6 Comments

Police say the driver of the other car was drunk.

# killarney - Thursday 1 January, 2015

7 then-and-now archive photos of street scenes across Ireland
# Then And Now
From The Daily Edge
# Then And Now

7 then-and-now archive photos of street scenes across Ireland

Jan 1st 2015, 8:15 PM 41,920 Views 38 Comments

Views yesterday and today.

# killarney - Monday 22 December, 2014

Have you seen these two young people? They were last seen heading to Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen these two young people? They were last seen heading to Dublin

Dec 22nd 2014, 8:34 PM 42,584 Views 28 Comments

Donnacha Ireland, 15, and Katie Mangan, 12, caught a train from Killarney to the capital.

# killarney - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Spot someone nicking clumps of holly at the park? ... Report it to the Gardaí
# Slash Hooks
# Slash Hooks

Spot someone nicking clumps of holly at the park? ... Report it to the Gardaí

Dec 18th 2014, 8:00 PM 15,394 Views 21 Comments

People are destroying entire trees “with slash hooks” according to one Senator.

# killarney - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with sexual assault on elderly woman
# Kerry
# Kerry

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with sexual assault on elderly woman

Dec 13th 2014, 7:55 PM 19,907 Views 27 Comments

The attack occurred in September.

# killarney - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Have a look at the Lord Of The Rings-themed pub opening in Killarney
# The Shire
From The Daily Edge
# The Shire

Have a look at the Lord Of The Rings-themed pub opening in Killarney

Oct 18th 2014, 2:00 PM 37,330 Views 51 Comments

Pint of Bilbo’s Beer, anyone?

# killarney - Monday 22 September, 2014

Gardaí investigate two alleged sexual assaults in Co Kerry
# Killarney
# Killarney

Gardaí investigate two alleged sexual assaults in Co Kerry

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:19 PM 15,975 Views 3 Comments

They both took place in different parts of the county,

# killarney - Sunday 7 September, 2014

This loved-up couple started out as landlord and lodger
# Crazy Little Thing Called Love
# Crazy Little Thing Called Love

This loved-up couple started out as landlord and lodger

Sep 7th 2014, 6:30 PM 54,570 Views 59 Comments

They still live in the same house where their relationship began.

# killarney - Sunday 31 August, 2014

This Kerry lad put the moves on Cheryl Cole big style, on X Factor
# X Factor
From The Daily Edge
# X Factor

This Kerry lad put the moves on Cheryl Cole big style, on X Factor

Aug 31st 2014, 12:27 PM 7,314 Views 1 Comment

Ben Quinlan REALLY likes Cheryl Cole.

# killarney - Monday 25 August, 2014

Massive insurance meeting will bring €9 million to Irish economy
# Business Class
# Business Class

Massive insurance meeting will bring €9 million to Irish economy

Aug 25th 2014, 2:45 PM 8,577 Views 14 Comments

A new initiative aims at bringing the lucrative events to Ireland.

# killarney - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Enda Kenny is wearing jeans and holidaying with a former president in Killarney
# Holi-dáil
# Holi-dáil

Enda Kenny is wearing jeans and holidaying with a former president in Killarney

Aug 20th 2014, 3:25 PM 40,338 Views 70 Comments

The Taoiseach is also sporting a goatee by the looks of it.

# killarney - Monday 30 June, 2014

One arrest after €80k worth of cannabis plants seized in Killarney
# Raid
# Raid

One arrest after €80k worth of cannabis plants seized in Killarney

Jun 30th 2014, 2:21 PM 7,128 Views 14 Comments

The raid took place yesterday evening in the Muckross.

# killarney - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'
# Gra Conference
# Gra Conference

51 bomb disposal callouts this year and 'we receive no training, no guidelines - nothing'

Apr 29th 2014, 1:04 PM 6,612 Views 14 Comments

Delegates at the GRA Conference have passed a motion calling for all gardaí to be given training in dealing with firearms and the various incidents in which they have to deal with them.

# killarney - Friday 18 April, 2014

Red deer from Kerry could be introduced to the Phoenix Park
# That's Two Deer
# That's Two Deer

Red deer from Kerry could be introduced to the Phoenix Park

Apr 18th 2014, 3:06 PM 11,671 Views 24 Comments

Minister Jimmy Deenihan’s hoping they’d get along with the Dublin deer, and says his officials are looking into the suggestion.

# killarney - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Mar 22nd 2014, 9:15 PM 21,515 Views 74 Comments

Thousands of delegates, hundreds of motions, but what did we learn at the two-day gathering in Killarney. TheJournal.ie reveals all…

The dirty hidden meanings of these Irish place names may surprise you
# Red Bottom
From The Daily Edge
# Red Bottom

The dirty hidden meanings of these Irish place names may surprise you

Mar 22nd 2014, 8:15 PM 65,050 Views 53 Comments

Don’t read this in front of your mammy.

# killarney - Friday 21 March, 2014

Shutting down social media and 11 other motions at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Going Through The Motions
# Going Through The Motions

Shutting down social media and 11 other motions at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Mar 21st 2014, 8:30 AM 12,924 Views 110 Comments

Delegates at the party’s 75th annual Ard Fheis will vote on everything from disability quotas in politics to legalising marijuana.

# killarney - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Yes, Garth Brooks fans are queuing for tickets once again
# The Dance
From The Daily Edge
# The Dance

Yes, Garth Brooks fans are queuing for tickets once again

Feb 5th 2014, 12:39 PM 3,768 Views 4 Comments

I could have missed the rain…

# killarney - Thursday 23 January, 2014

67-year-old man dies after Killarney road collision
# Roads
# Roads

67-year-old man dies after Killarney road collision

Jan 23rd 2014, 8:24 PM 11,028 Views 4 Comments

He was the sole occupant of the car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

# killarney - Friday 17 January, 2014

Traveller women refused entry to charity event win District Court case
# Travelling Community
# Travelling Community

Traveller women refused entry to charity event win District Court case

Jan 17th 2014, 10:50 PM 49,269 Views 203 Comments

One of the women says that the refusal to attend the suicide awareness charity event was ‘devastating’.

# killarney - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Killarney collision
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal Killarney collision

Jan 14th 2014, 6:37 PM 11,105 Views 1 Comment

A woman was killed in the crash, while an eight-year-old girl was injured.

# killarney - Monday 6 January, 2014

Woman killed and 8-year-old girl injured in Kerry crash
# Roads
# Roads

Woman killed and 8-year-old girl injured in Kerry crash

Jan 6th 2014, 4:49 PM 19,183 Views 9 Comments

The 47-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash this afternoon.

# killarney - Thursday 12 December, 2013

SIPTU calls on Liebherr to "respect the industrial relations process" in pay dispute
# Job Fears
# Job Fears

SIPTU calls on Liebherr to "respect the industrial relations process" in pay dispute

Dec 12th 2013, 5:37 PM 9,542 Views 47 Comments

The Labour Court last week awarded a 2.5 per cent pay increase to workers which the company say will be paid when agreement is reached on changes to work practices.

# killarney - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Gilmore warns health bodies could have funding cut if they don't comply with pay policy
# Top-ups
# Top-ups

Gilmore warns health bodies could have funding cut if they don't comply with pay policy

Dec 1st 2013, 1:53 PM 5,905 Views 46 Comments

The Tánaiste has said that funding could be cut for agencies that do not comply with public sector pay structures.

# killarney - Thursday 28 November, 2013

The Labour Party is livestreaming its entire conference on YouTube
# Labour Conference
# Labour Conference

The Labour Party is livestreaming its entire conference on YouTube

Nov 28th 2013, 5:34 PM 4,897 Views 80 Comments

It’ll have more hits than Gangnam Style…

Joan Burton calls for 'living wage' ahead of Labour Party conference
# Living Wage
# Living Wage

Joan Burton calls for 'living wage' ahead of Labour Party conference

Nov 28th 2013, 9:51 AM 8,527 Views 71 Comments

The Social Protection Minister has made the case for a wage increase that she argues would reduce welfare spend and increase tax revenue.

# killarney - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list
# Tourism
# Tourism

Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list

Sep 12th 2013, 8:02 PM 39,015 Views 28 Comments

Customer reviews of the Lake Hotel in Killarney and the River Lee Hotel in Cork helped rank the hotels on the Expedia list.

# killarney - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Ever fancied owning a hotel with pool and 188 bedrooms? Look no further
# Killarney
# Killarney

Ever fancied owning a hotel with pool and 188 bedrooms? Look no further

Sep 11th 2013, 2:26 PM 23,272 Views 32 Comments

The Quality Hotel & Suites, Killarney is up for sale for €3 million.

# killarney - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Hotel prices rose in the first six months of the year
# Tourism
# Tourism

Hotel prices rose in the first six months of the year

Sep 10th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,014 Views 32 Comments

Dublin is the third most expensive place to book a room for the night, but where is first?

# killarney - Friday 19 July, 2013

Young man drowns while swimming with a friend in Killarney
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Young man drowns while swimming with a friend in Killarney

Jul 19th 2013, 9:36 PM 18,586 Views 34 Comments

The man in his 20s had been swimming with a friend to a nearby island in Lough Leane this evening when he got into difficulty.