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# letterkenny - Monday 5 October, 2020

Garda investigation after man attacked, abducted and driven across border

Three men and two women were arrested on Sunday evening in Co Tyrone.

# letterkenny - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Investigation underway to identify organisers of anti-Covid-19 restriction rally in Donegal

Donegal’s 14-day Covid-19 incidence rate is now the highest in the country.

# letterkenny - Friday 26 June, 2020

Remains found on Donegal coast belonged to animal, not human

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

# letterkenny - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

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

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

# letterkenny - Monday 15 June, 2020

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

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

# letterkenny - Monday 13 April, 2020

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

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

# letterkenny - Friday 31 January, 2020

One man and two women to appear in court following 'significant theft' of jewellery in Donegal

The items stolen included cash and jewellery, and among them was an 18 carat white gold oval yellow sapphire cluster ring.

# letterkenny - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Garda appeal after 12 gold rings and other jewellery stolen in Donegal

The theft happened at a business in Letterkenny last Saturday.

# letterkenny - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after car crash in Donegal last night

A man in his 30s was taken to hospital with serious injuries after the incident.

# letterkenny - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Investigation after couple film themselves drinking and playing with ouija board in hospital roof

In the video, the woman can be seen with a bloody face after she cut herself while gaining access to the area.

# letterkenny - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Pensioner who lived less than mile from local hospital died after hour-long wait for ambulance

Margaret Callaghan died just hours after being released from Letterkenny University Hospital in January 2018.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

10 people airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty swimming off Donegal coast

Five other people were also rescued this afternoon.

# letterkenny - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Donegal wheelchair user left without accessible bus to Dublin despite booking five days in advance

Bus Éireann has since apologised and compensated the family, which had to pay for a taxi to the capital.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Conscientious objection prevents full rollout of abortion services in several maternity hospitals

The Health Department said it will be asking the HSE to fully implement abortion services in all maternity hospitals and units by September.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Break-in at medical records centre behind discovery of personal files in Donegal park

The HSE has admitted that the discovery of medical files in a park in Donegal in June happened after a break-in to a medical centre.

# letterkenny - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Funeral of councillor Manus Kelly takes place in Donegal

The 41-year-old died in a crash while taking part in the Donegal International Rally.

# letterkenny - Sunday 23 June, 2019

41 people arrested on second night of Donegal Rally

The arrests were made between 5pm on Saturday and 7am this morning.

# letterkenny - Friday 26 April, 2019

Public asked to help find missing teenage boy

Jamie O’Neill has been missing from Letterkenny for two days.

# letterkenny - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Three children hospitalised after suspected chemical leak at Letterkenny swimming pool

The conditions of those affected is not believed to be life threatening.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Three men arrested as part of investigation into organised crime gang

A large amount of fraud paraphernalia was found at the property in Co Donegal.

# letterkenny - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Woman killed and child (6) injured after Donegal car crash

The incident happened on the Chapel Road, Dungloe Donegal at around 6.30pm this evening.

# letterkenny - Friday 28 December, 2018

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Gardaí believe that both incidents may be linked and may have the same assailants.

# letterkenny - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Family receive €12,500 settlement after 'medical debris' left in infant's throat following surgery

The child’s mother said she brought the case to ensure something like this does not happen to anyone else.

# letterkenny - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Garda awarded €4k compensation after girlfriend's brother headbutted him outside nightclub

Garda Smith had been a month off work, primarily due to the embarrassment the incident had caused.

# letterkenny - Friday 14 September, 2018

Appeal for witnesses to come forward after fatal crash in Donegal

A man has been charged in relation to the incident.

# letterkenny - Friday 7 September, 2018

Man (55) dies after two-vehicle crash in Donegal; second driver fled the scene

A man is due to appear before court tomorrow in relation to the incident. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# letterkenny - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Complaint upheld after Santa no-show at Donegal nightclub's 'misleading' 99c drinks night

The complaint was lodged over a Facebook ad for a ‘Snow Rave’ in The Pulse Venue in Letterkenny.

# letterkenny - Monday 23 July, 2018

Irish adventurer Jason Black reaches summit of world's most dangerous mountain

He is only the third Irish person ever to scale K2, the world’s second-highest peak.

# letterkenny - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Gardaí investigating after man (30s) stabbed early this morning in Donegal

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Dunleavy hopes to be Donegal rugby trailblazer after exposure on world stage

The blindside wasn’t on the radar of Ireland age grade squads until making his mark in Noel McNamara’s U20s.

# letterkenny - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Three gardaí injured after patrol car struck by vehicle during the night

The incident happened at around 3.30am on Ramelton Road, Letterkenny.

# letterkenny - Monday 4 June, 2018

Drunk driver caught doing more than 100 mph, driving (repeatedly) wrong way around roundabout

Some drivers have been acting the eejit and then some over the bank holiday.

# letterkenny - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Families of those who died in road accidents 'upset' at placing of white crosses in Donegal

A Donegal Pro-Life campaigner told that “this is our version of posters”.

# letterkenny - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Man arrested after high speed car chase in Donegal

Gardaí say the man committed numerous driving offences.

# letterkenny - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Gardaí find 'no suspicious circumstances' around death of 71-year-old man in Donegal

The man’s body was found on Thursday night.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

'He is a pariah': Civil servant leaked details of hundreds of people to private investigators for profit

Solicitors for Rory Lenihan have urged Judge John Aylmer to spare him from jail.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Post-mortem to be carried out after woman's body found in Donegal

Gardaí said that the results of the post-mortem will determine the course of the investigation.

# letterkenny - Monday 6 November, 2017

Gardaí believe man found in Donegal house was murdered

It was originally believed the man had died from injuries sustained in a fall.

# letterkenny - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Murder investigation launched after death of man in Letterkenny

A 36-year-old man died on Thursday as a result of serious injuries he received in an assault.

# letterkenny - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge This burrito joint in Letterkenny has been voted the best takeaway in Ireland Burrito Loco

This burrito joint in Letterkenny has been voted the best takeaway in Ireland

The winners of this year’s Just Eat Takeaway Awards are in.

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