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Brassil asks DUP for a second referendum on Brexit

Kerry TD John Brassil has urged DUP leader Arlene Foster to back calls for a second referendum on Brexit. He said because of the DUP's...

Almost 150 vacant council houses brought back to use in 2017

  Almost 150 vacant properties owned by Kerry County Council were brought back into use last year. There are currently over 3,100 people on the housing...

86 people dying in Kerry every year from lung cancer

Some 86 people are dying in Kerry every year from lung cancer. That's according to the Irish Cancer Society which has launched Lung Cancer Awareness...

Gardai appeal for information following discovery of seriously injured man in Castleisland

Gardaí are investigating the discovery of a badly injured man at St Stephens Park, Castleisland, at 5.30 this morning. The man in his late 20s...

Symbolism of DUP Leader visit to Killarney should not be underestimated

The symbolism of DUP Leader Arlene Foster travelling to Killarney, which was described as being in the deep south, should not be underestimated the...

New car sales down 12% in Kerry

New car sales in Kerry in 2017 were down 12%. Statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) show that 2,820 new cars...

Kerry Mountain Rescue Service urge people to be prepared before climbing

Mountain Rescue volunteers responded to over 270 call-outs across the country - north and south - in 2017. Teams in eleven locations dealt with 154...

Seriously injured man discovered in Castleisland

Gardai are investigating the discovery of a seriously injured man in St Stephens Park in Castleisland in the early hours of this morning. The man...

Killarney Economic Conference hears voice of business missing from Brexit negotiations to-date

The voice of business has been missing from Brexit negotiations to-date, the inaugural Killarney Economic Conference has heard. The conference has also heard that SMEs...

Killarney Golf and Fishing Club confirm vandalism took place on course

Killarney Golf and Fishing Club has confirmed an incidence of vandalism took place on their course. Approximately four weeks ago, the 5th green in Killarney...

Kerry Selector Looking For Patience From Supporters During Allianz Football League

Kerry selector Mikey Sheehy is looking for patience from supporters during the Allianz Football League. The Kingdom begin their season, and title defence, on Sunday...

Munster Colleges Win For Mean Scoil Castlegregory

Munster Colleges U18 and a half D Football Semi-Final Mean Scoil Castlegregory 2-7 Beara Community School 1-5

Kerry U17 Airtricity League Assessments OFF

Due to the weather warnings that are in place tonight’s Kerry U17 Airtricity League Assessments that were to be held in Mounthawk Park have...

Men Involved in Armed Robbery of Waterville Post Office Sentenced – January 16th, 2018

The two men received sentences totalling 10 years at Tralee Circuit Criminal Court yesterday for the armed robbery which took place on August 3rd,...

Dolores O’Riordan’s Kerry Friends Remember the Cranberries Star – January 16th, 2018

Michael Williams who designed Dolores O’Riordan’s home in Dún Chaoin and John Moriarty of Lord Baker’s Restaurant in Dingle remember a woman who was...

The Kerry Babies Controversy of the 1980s – January 16th, 2018

Retired Irish Examiner, Donal Hickey, reported on the controversy which led to a Tribunal of Inquiry into the garda investigation after the bodies of...