Archive for September 8th, 2020

Kerry Cases Rise By Two, 307 More COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

Kerry Cases Rise By Two, 307 More COVID-19 Cases Reported Nationally

September 8, 2020 at 6:00 pm 2 comments

KERRY was among the counties seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases reported over the past 24 hours. The total official number of cases since the start of the pandemic now officially stands at 342, increasing by two to reflect the rise reported yesterday. 307 new cases over the past 24 […]

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The vacant land opposite Austin Stack Park. Part of the wall from the original Tralee Athletics Grounds still stands there.

Council’s Plan To Develop ‘Landmark’ Entry Point To Town Celebrating Tralee’s Sporting History

September 8, 2020 at 5:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Council has applied for Government funding to develop a masterplan for the John Joe Sheehy Road area, which will include a ‘landmark’ entry point to the town centre which would celebrate the town’s sporting history. Cllr Mikey Sheehy had a motion before the Council that they engage with the […]

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The damage to the walkway near Cockleshell Road.

Over €24,000 Allocated For Work At Seawall Outside Tralee

September 8, 2020 at 2:06 pm Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley welcomes the approval of funding today under the Minor Flood Mitigation Works & Coastal Protection Scheme of €24,170 for a project at The Spa Seawall, North Kerry Way. The Seawall, which was severely damaged in storms back in January 2018, is a […]

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Cllr Calls For Action After Rat Infestations In Tralee Estates

Cllr Calls For Action After Rat Infestations In Tralee Estates

September 8, 2020 at 1:51 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE Municipal District councillor has called for action after what he called a rat infestation in parts of the Mitchels area of town in the past few weeks. Independent Councillor Sam Locke raised the issue at Monday’s meeting of Tralee MD councillors. He said he contacted the Environment Section […]

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Part Of Tralee-Fenit Greenway Expected To Open By Next Summer

Part Of Tralee-Fenit Greenway Expected To Open By Next Summer

September 8, 2020 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

PART of the Tralee-Fenit Greenway should be open before summer of 2021, councillors were told yesterday. At the Tralee Municipal District meeting of councillors on Monday morning, an update on the progress and timeframe of the project was requested in separate motions by Cllr Mikey Sheehy, Cllr Terry O’Brien and […]

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Minister for Education, Norma Foley launches the 2020 Lee Strand Homework Journal pictured with Gearoid Linnane, CEO, Teresa Higgins-Walker, Marketing Manager and Emma Mulcahy (8) with her sister Lauren (5) from Knocknagashel. Photo: Domnick Walsh

Lee Strand Distribute 10,000 Homework Journals To Kerry And West Limerick Pupils

September 8, 2020 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Education Norma Foley officially launched the 2020 Lee Strand Homework Journal on Saturday at the Lee Strand milk plant in Ballymullen. Once again, over 10,000 Lee Strand hardback homework journals will be distributed to national school pupils in Kerry and West Limerick. Speaking at the launch of the […]

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Austin Stacks

Austin Stacks GAA Club News

September 8, 2020 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

SENIOR FOOTBAL: Our Seniors travel to Fitzgerald Stadium on next Sunday afternoon (13th Sept) to play Kenmare Shamrocks in the Club Final. Throw-in at 3.30. The game will be preceded by the Relagation play-off for next season’s County Championship between Templenoe and Kilcummin. As we write no date has yet […]

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Nuala Carey and Grainne Seoige launching the National Lottery Good Causes Awards.

Kerry Entries Invited For National Lottery Good Causes Awards

September 8, 2020 at 8:54 am Comments are Disabled

THE National Lottery has announced details of the National Lottery Good Causes Awards, with a total prize fund of €95,000, and is encouraging sports clubs, community organisations and projects in Kerry to apply. These awards honour the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over […]

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The cannabis seized by Gardaí on Sunday.

€60,000 Worth Of Cannabis Seized In South Kerry

September 8, 2020 at 8:50 am Comments are Disabled

Gardaí have seized approximately €80,000 worth of cannabis and arrested two men following the search of two separate vehicles in Kilgarvan and Portlaoise on Sunday. Members of the West Cork Divisional Drugs Unit, assisted by local Gardaí, carrying out an intelligence lead operation stopped and searched a vehicle in the […]

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