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Over 80% of Kerry housing applicant seeking one and two bed units

Over eight in ten qualified housing applicants in Kerry are seeking one or two bed units.The 2020 Summary of Social Housing Assessment shows there...

Traffic safety scheme urgently needed at Kerry junction following fatal accidents

A traffic safety scheme urgently needs to be implemented at a Kerry junction where numerous serious and fatal accidents have occurred.That’s according to Independent...

Dog owners reminded of ban on walking pets on farmland as peak lambing season...

Dog owners are being reminded of the ban on walking on farmland with their pets.The reminder comes from the IFA National Sheep Chairman, on...

Six COVID-19 related deaths and 612 cases reported this evening – 10 in Kerry

The Department of Health has reported six additional COVID-19 related deaths this evening.As of midnight last night, the Department had been informed of 612...

Ireland South MEP calls for equal access to insurance for cancer survivors

An Ireland South MEP is calling for equal access to insurance for cancer survivors.MEP Deirdre Clune says there are over 12 million cancer survivors...

Kerry County Councillor calls for funding to deal with chronic overcrowding in council housing...

A Kerry County Councillor has called for more funding to deal with chronic overcrowding in the council's housing stock.Fianna Fáil Councillor Michael Cahill says...

Funding allocated for design stage of water main replacement in Castleisland housing estate

Funding has been allocated for the design stage of water main replacement in Desmonds Avenue housing estate in Castleisland.Cllr Jackie Healy-Rae revealed he received...

Gardaí and GSOC declining to comment on reports that Kerry garda arrested for drug...

Gardaí and the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission are declining to comment on reports that a Kerry garda has been arrested on suspicion of drug...

Gardaí investigating alleged assault in Cahersiveen

Gardaí are investigating an alleged assault in Cahersiveen.The alleged assault took place on Friday evening in the town.Gardaí say no further details are available...

Firies GAA gets the green light for new pitches and community walking track

Firies GAA has been granted planning permission for new playing pitches next to the village.The club, which was established in 1962, has club grounds...
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Lunchtime Sports Update

HORSE RACING Minister of State for Sport Jack Chambers says he wouldn't want to see trainer Gordon Elliott at Cheltenham.The National Hunt festival starts two...

Ireland to bid for the World Cup

Ireland is set to be part of a potential joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup.The UK Government has given its backing to...

Morning Sports Update

RACINGThe referalls commitee of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board is likely to address the Gordon Elliott incident later this week.Elliott is facing a sanction...

Viva ViClarity – March 1st, 2021

Plans for job increases and a US company, which it merged with last year, adopting the Kerry firm’s name– Tralee’s ViClarity has a...

Health Insurance: What to Do? – March 1st, 2021

Maeve Kearns is head of corporate affairs with the Health Insurance Authority which provides free and independent advice. The HIA may be contacted on...

Conflating Religion and Anti-Vax and Lockdown Views – March 1st, 2021

Tralee councillor Johnnie Wall received leaflets espousing anti-vaccination and anti-lockdown views combined with a pamphlet about the rosary. He says this is trying to...