Archive for July 17th, 2019

The new walkway which has opened near the car park at the lock gates at Lohercannon.

Landowner Allows For New Pathway From Lock Gates To Cockleshell Road

July 17, 2019 at 4:24 pm 3 comments

A NEW tarmacadamed walkway has been developed in one of the most scenic parts of Tralee thanks to the generosity of a local landowner. Brian Walsh allowed for the fenced off laneway to be constructed on his land near the car park by the lock gates in Lohercannon going out […]

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Kerry Person Collects €500,000 Euromillions Winnings

Kerry Person Collects €500,000 Euromillions Winnings

July 17, 2019 at 4:14 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were joyous scenes in the National Lottery winners’ room in Dublin today as a lucky Kerry player made a worthwhile trip to collect a cheque for a massive €500,000 after they won the top prize in the EuroMillions Plus draw on Friday, July 5. The delighted Kerry ticket holder […]

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Work On Tralee-Fenit Greenway To Begin This Autumn

Work On Tralee-Fenit Greenway To Begin This Autumn

July 17, 2019 at 3:36 pm Comments are Disabled

WORK is scheduled to begin on the Tralee Fenit Greenway in the autumn, it was revealed at the meeting of Tralee Municipal District councillors on Tuesday. A dedicated project management team is being put in place at the moment for the €3.9m project. Funding of €3m was announced last month […]

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Cllr Says Govt Have Council ‘Over A Barrel’ Over Locating Courthouse At Denny Site

Cllr Says Govt Have Council ‘Over A Barrel’ Over Locating Courthouse At Denny Site

July 17, 2019 at 12:56 pm 1 comment

A TRALEE councillor feels the Courts Services have the Council ‘over a barrel’ on the issue of locating a new Courthouse in the old Denny site. Meanwhile, a local businessman, speaking at a public meeting on Monday night, said he would stand in front of the machinery at any development […]

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Shania Coffey

Missing Tralee Teenager Found Safe And Well

July 17, 2019 at 11:27 am 1 comment

Gardai who were looking for 16 year old Shania Coffey, missing from her home in Tralee since the weekend, say she has been found safe and well. Shania was last seen at Caherwisheen on Saturday, but has since been located. Gardai have thanked the public for their assistance in the […]

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Kate Kearns, Ann Dowd and Jacinta DIneen who off to Tanzania at the end of the month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Friends Prepare For Tanzanian Adventure While Visiting Orphanage

July 17, 2019 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

THREE local women are about to head off to Africa to visit and help at an orphanage — founded by another Tralee woman — for which they have raised thousands of euro. Ann O’Dowd from Caherslee, Kate Kearns from the Belfry and Jacinta Dineen of The Kerries are going to Tanzania […]

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Tommy Horan, captain of last year's winning relay team in the Born to Run 40 Miler, handing back the shield to Mazza O'Shea and Liam Horan.

School To Benefit As Born To Run Club Looks Forward To Ultra Marathon

July 17, 2019 at 9:33 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Born to Run Marathon Club will host it fifth 40 mile ultra marathon event on Saturday July 27 and they are looking for help with sponsors. The event has gone from strength to strength over the past number of years attracting local runners and top class athletes from all […]

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