Archive for April 14th, 2015

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Dry And Sunny Weather Forecast For Remainder Of Week…Well, Except For Tomorrow

April 14, 2015 at 3:42 pm Comments are Disabled

  MET EIREANN have said that the beautiful sunny weather that was with us today will be here for the remainder of the week…with just one exception, tomorrow. Despite a blip on Wednesday where rain clouds are expected to gather, after that it will temperatures in the high teens and blue skies […]

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Comedy Night For Great Cause In The Abbey This Thursday

Comedy Night For Great Cause In The Abbey This Thursday

April 14, 2015 at 2:51 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE guys from the forthcoming Kerry comedy club night are honing their stand-up skills for this Thursday’s inaugural event in the Abbey Inn. The brainchild of Seamus Kelly (aka Frank Hicks), all the proceeds from the The KY Comedy Alternative night will be donated to the Tralee Soup Kitchen. The event, which […]

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Orlagh Winters: Why Can’t Some People Be More Positive About Tralee?

Orlagh Winters: Why Can’t Some People Be More Positive About Tralee?

April 14, 2015 at 12:30 pm 5 comments

OK, so I get that we don’t need to go around like some crazy happy lunatics, grinning like Cheshire cats, in order to show some positivity. But this may be necessary in order to keep the Negative Nualas at bay. What has happened to positivity? I write with reference to the […]

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Shoppers To Tell Retailers What They Want In Town At Special Meeting

Shoppers To Tell Retailers What They Want In Town At Special Meeting

April 14, 2015 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

A MAJOR initiative has been launched to encourage shoppers to tell retailers why they do or don’t shop in Tralee and to find out what the retailers need to do to bring more shoppers to town. Members of the public are invited to a meeting for consumers and shoppers at the […]

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Huge Rise In Number Of People Seeking Treatment For Drug Addiction In Kerry

Huge Rise In Number Of People Seeking Treatment For Drug Addiction In Kerry

April 14, 2015 at 12:01 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE has been 93% increase in the amount of people seeking treatment for drug addiction in county Kerry. An Irish Examiner report yesterday revealed that the increase between 2009 and 2013 went from 122 to 236, for people who sought help for drug addiction in the county. Cannabis users (127) accounted for the […]

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Stevie O'Mahony of John Mitchels struggles with a Spa Killarney player. Photo by Dermot Crean.

PHOTOS: County League Round-Up – Stacks Off The Mark And Mitchels Win Again

April 14, 2015 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

ROUND three of the county league took place over the weekend, with the big winners being John Mitchels – who continued their unbeaten record – and Austin Stacks. Here’s a round up of results from Tralee area teams with action shots at the end of the reports…  Division 1 Killarney […]

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Music Festival To Honour Tony Fenton By Naming Stage In His Memory

Music Festival To Honour Tony Fenton By Naming Stage In His Memory

April 14, 2015 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

KILLARNEY Festival of Music and Food have announced they will honour the late Tony Fenton by naming a stage in memory of the late broadcaster who passed away last month. The Tony Fenton Stage, which will be hosted in a big top marquee, will feature acts and music that Tony loved including The […]

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Gardaí Appeal For Information On Forest Fires

Gardaí Appeal For Information On Forest Fires

April 14, 2015 at 8:41 am Comments are Disabled

AN Garda Síochána in the Kerry Division are currently investigating the cause of a number of land and forest fires which took place in the Killarney National Park and surrounding areas on Wednesday, April 8. The fires which lasted for a considerable length of time before being brought under control by […]

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