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    # snowwatch - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

    The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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    The 9 at 9: Wednesday

    Dec 22nd 2010, 8:22 AM 1,503 Views 0 Comments

    Nine things you need to know by 9am: Developer Paddy Kelly says he likes walking after his BMW is seized; Brian Cowen’s plan to turn 83,000 into 250,000; and the Korean peninsula at loggerheads again – over a Christmas tree.

    # snowwatch - Monday 20 December, 2010

    The 9 at 9: Monday
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    The 9 at 9: Monday

    Dec 20th 2010, 8:19 AM 1,260 Views 0 Comments

    Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: travellers face chaos as they try to get home for Christmas; gardaí launch an investigation into Sunday Independent claims on cocaine use in RTE; and the rape case against Julian Assange “may be less flawed” than thought.

    # snowwatch - Thursday 9 December, 2010

    Thaw could prove fleeting as temperature due to drop again next week
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    Thaw could prove fleeting as temperature due to drop again next week

    Dec 9th 2010, 9:19 AM 832 Views 0 Comments

    Road conditions remain dangerous this morning, and forecasters warn that more of the same weather could follow a brief weekend thaw.

    The 9 at 9: Thursday
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    The 9 at 9: Thursday

    Dec 9th 2010, 8:22 AM 1,310 Views 0 Comments

    Nine things you really need to know by 9am: AIB hands out €40 million in bonuses, election goes on the long finger and the Taoiseach uses the s-word.

    # snowwatch - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

    Dramatic image shows snow-covered Ireland
    # Budget-Free Zone
    From The Daily Edge
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    Dramatic image shows snow-covered Ireland

    Dec 8th 2010, 6:14 PM 1,746 Views 0 Comments

    Satellite image of wintry Ireland was snapped yesterday afternoon.

    'Slight thaw' promised as icy weather persists
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    'Slight thaw' promised as icy weather persists

    Dec 8th 2010, 9:04 AM 523 Views 0 Comments

    Last night’s subzero temperatures mean roads remain hazardous this morning, but Met Éireann says temperatures are expected to rise this week.

    The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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    The 9 at 9: Wednesday

    Dec 8th 2010, 8:41 AM 1,049 Views 0 Comments

    Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: the world takes stock of Ireland’s budget, the customers who got ‘free money’ from Bank of Ireland will have to pay it back and David Drumm is quizzed about his wife’s jewellery.

    # snowwatch - Friday 3 December, 2010

    Forget Paul the octopus: meet Sneachta-pus
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Forget Paul the octopus: meet Sneachta-pus

    Dec 3rd 2010, 9:05 PM 1,328 Views 0 Comments

    There are some seriously well-built snowmen out there, but has yours got eight limbs? We didn’t think so.

    Take 5: Friday
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    Take 5: Friday

    Dec 3rd 2010, 4:53 PM 488 Views 0 Comments

    5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

    Cold snap costs businesses €7m a day
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    Cold snap costs businesses €7m a day

    Dec 3rd 2010, 3:57 PM 325 Views 0 Comments

    If every employee leaves work 15 minutes early, companies lose 49,300 days of work, according to the Small Firms Association.

    Making an early break for home? Check these transport links first...
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    # Big Freeze

    Making an early break for home? Check these transport links first...

    Dec 3rd 2010, 3:10 PM 1,163 Views 0 Comments

    Some public transport still compromised by heavy snowfall and icy conditions.

    Weather gallery: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...
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    # Big Freeze

    Weather gallery: Oh, the weather outside is frightful...

    Dec 3rd 2010, 1:14 PM 1,737 Views 0 Comments

    …but some of the photography is truly delightful. Here’s a gallery of some more incredible pictures our readers have sent.

    Snow moves west, but transport hampered as big freeze continues
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    Snow moves west, but transport hampered as big freeze continues

    Dec 3rd 2010, 8:37 AM 669 Views 0 Comments

    The East gets some respite from snow – which moves west – but freezing temperatures and transport turmoil goes on.

    The 9 at 9: Friday
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    The 9 at 9: Friday

    Dec 3rd 2010, 8:35 AM 1,273 Views 1 Comment

    Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: civil servants keep their ‘privilege’ days; Moody’s warns about the people most likely to default on their mortgage … and the real reason Ireland failed to beat England in the 1990 World Cup.

    # snowwatch - Thursday 2 December, 2010

    Is Ireland on the verge of another baby boom?
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    From The Daily Edge
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    Is Ireland on the verge of another baby boom?

    Dec 2nd 2010, 2:27 PM 837 Views 0 Comments

    Yes, according to directory inquiries firm 11850, who say they’re getting more calls for dating agencies and lingerie shops.

    Dublin Airport closed again, while gas explosion closes O’Connell St
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    # Big Freeze

    Dublin Airport closed again, while gas explosion closes O’Connell St

    Dec 2nd 2010, 1:43 PM 4,538 Views 0 Comments

    A suspected gas explosion on O’Connell St closes the main thoroughfare, as snow continues to fall on the capital.

    Transport chaos as temperatures hit record -14° lows
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    Transport chaos as temperatures hit record -14° lows

    Dec 2nd 2010, 8:11 AM 1,490 Views 2 Comments

    Dublin Airport records one of its lowest temperatures ever as icy roads continue to hamper Ireland’s travel plans.

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