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# Waterford

Last week
29th January 2023 - 4th February 2023
# End of the road
Waterford's Pauric Mahony retires from inter-county hurling
The Ballygunner star forward and ace free-taker has brought the curtain down on a 12-year senior career.
Last month
January 2023
Waterford to play Munster hurling championship home games in Thurles
FBD Semple Stadium has been approved as the venue for Déise’s meetings with Limerick and Clare.
# home comforts
Waterford hurling league games switched to Fraher Field and Nowlan Park
The game against Kilkenny will now take place on Noreside on 19 March.
# season opener
Danielle O'Leary strikes late to earn victory for Kerry
Waterford had fought back from six points down to draw level in closing stages.
# new arrival
Ex-Ireland U21 international returns home after 3-year America stint
Dubliner Jake Mulraney has officially signed for St Patrick’s Athletic.
# GAA News
Waterford invite O'Keeffe back into squad, Monaghan Ulster-winning duo retire
Davy Fitzgerald confirmed last night the 2017 All-Star could return to the Deise camp.
# Fitz The Bill
Davy Fitzgerald names Waterford side for 2023 seasonal bow against Tipperary
The Fraher Field in Dungarvan hosts tomorrow night’s game.
Last year
# Pat Bennett
‘I was at all Waterford’s games. I know the story. I just think it wasn’t as bad as people say’
Pat Bennett doesn’t think Waterford had a “bad season” in 2022.
# Waterford
Council's housing chief 'loath' to axe need for homeless to require local link for emergency beds
Local authorities have previously been told by the housing minister to drop the policy for anyone seeking an emergency bed.
# Shane O'Sullivan
Praising Ballygunner nephew’s ‘incredible talent’ and defending Ballyhale disrespect claim
Hurling prodigies are nothing new in the family. Shane is an uncle to the Mahonys and now he has another potential superstar nephew.
# N25
Man (30s) dies after crash with truck in Waterford
The driver of the truck is understood to have non-life threatening injuries.
# Waterford
Council criticised by auditor for not recovering €700k bill for clearing ex-mayor's landfill
Declan Doocey, a Fine Gael councillor, served as Mayor of Waterford City and County between 2018 and 2019.
# Waterford City
New appeal for information on whereabouts of 16-year-old missing since July
Gardaí and family are concerned for the 16-year-old’s wellbeing.
# Witness appeal
Van 'travelling wrong way across bridge' crashes into two cars in Waterford
Gardaí said a man arrested at the scene is due to appear before court in the morning
# Fitz The Bill
'He's a special talent' - The teenage forward helping champions Ballygunner power on
Patrick Fitzgerald has been a major addition to the Ballygunner ranks.
# Champions
'We were nearly men, people were questioning our character' - Ballygunner on top in Munster
The Waterford club have been crowned Munster senior champions for the fourth time.
# Davy direction
Austin Gleeson: Davy's new direction, Cahill's legacy, and Ballygunner brilliance
The return date for inter-county training arrived last week and the new Waterford manager has taken the opportunity to emphasise some early pointers.
# graduation day
UCD retain their Premier Division status after a dramatic play-off win over Waterford
UCD defeated Waterford 1-0 to retain their top-flight status.
# Tallow
Man dies in hospital following alleged assault in Co Waterford last week
He died at Cork University Hospital earlier today.
# North Quays
Developer behind Belfast's Titanic Quarter confirmed for €550m Waterford regeneration project
The project, which has been plagued by false starts, appears to be back on track.
# too strong
Waterford storm past Galway to book play-off final date against UCD
A comfortable win for the Blues tonight.
# Score
Dessie Hutchinson: Writing on wrist, Ballygunner doubters and the importance of a break
The Waterford forward uses his wrist tape as a mental cue.
# Courts
Man (22) allegedly stabbed priest six times in 'completely unprovoked' attack in Waterford
The incident took place yesterday at a chaplain’s house near University Hospital Waterford in Ardkeen.
# around the grounds
Éire Óg lift Clare senior crown again, Galway hurling semi-final draw is made
The Nire (Waterford) and Enniskillen Gaels (Fermanagh) won county senior titles today.
# Case Study
Ukrainian accommodation: Regions readying for increase of refugees as winter hits
The Journal takes a look at how the southeast region has been managing arrivals.
# Playoffs
Waterford take control of Treaty tie but Galway and Longford on a knife edge
First Division playoff series underway as season reaches a thrilling conclusion.
# dean kerrie
Youth who stabbed and killed fisherman jailed for three-and-a-half years
The incident happened in Waterford in 2018.
# Camogie
Waterford, Cork and Kilkenny stars in running for player of the year honour
The winners s will be announced at the PwC Camogie All-Stars on 26 November at Croke Park.
# Munster Matters
Kerry champs Austin Stacks relegated to intermediate, Kerins O'Rahillys win club final
Seán O’Shea kicked 0-8 in the win for Kenmare Shamrocks in the Kerry relegation play-off.
# Passion
'Little old Shels. Everyone hates us, I think' - Duff after reaching FAI Cup final
Shelbourne defeated Waterford to qualify for their first FAI Cup final since 2011.
# around the grounds
Recent Meath champs relegated, Waterford holders into semi-finals
Navan O’Mahonys will play intermediate football in Meath in 2023.
# James O'Connor
Kilkenny and Cork senior club winning boss set to take over Waterford minor hurlers
James O’Connor has had huge success on the club scene.
Passenger dies after becoming seriously ill on Waterford to Dublin train
The train was stopped at a level crossing for several hours as the man received assistance.
# Éiriu
Sculptor behind design destroyed by fire vows to return '50 times' if he has to
Gardaí have launched an investigation after the large wooden sculpture on Waterford’s Greenway route was destroyed by fire.
# Fire
Gardaí investigating after fire destroys pagan goddess sculpture on Waterford Greenway
The design was a tribute to an Irish mythological goddess called Éiriu.
# stamp it out
Davy Fitzgerald: 'There is no place for attacking a referee or an official'
The new Waterford manager said the GAA should take a zero-tolerance approach.
# Latest comeback
Davy - Waterford pressure, Tipp great Kelly joins up and door open to O'Keeffe
Ballygunner’s Stephen O’Keeffe stepped away after the 2020 All-Ireland defeat.
# Management matters
Shanahan linked with Laois hurling role, Burke confirmed as Cavan coach
William Maher was last night announced as the new Laois hurling manager.
# Weather
Status Orange rain warning in place for three counties and Yellow warning for rest of country
Road users have been urged to take extra care.
# Weather
Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued for tomorrow
A Status Orange rain warning will be in place for Cork, Waterford and Kerry.