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Quill snapped off and missing from new sculpture

Quill snapped off and missing from new sculpture

JUST days after the spectacular carved deer sculpture on Port Road was targeted, another stunning piece of street art in Killarney has been damaged, KillarneyToday.com can reveal. Weeks after it was officially unveiled, the life-sized sculpture of a monk adjacent to the ANAM building on East Avenue Road has been vandalised. A carved wooden quill… Read More…

Heavy fog will remain until early tomorrow

Heavy fog will remain until early tomorrow

THE heavy fog that descended on Killarney this morning will remain until tomorrow morning at the earliest, Met Éireann has advised. A Status Yellow fog warning has been issued for many parts of the country, including Kerry, and forecasters say it will thicken significantly as the night progresses to caution is advised for road users.… Read More…

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Clubs upset as season gets the axe

Clubs upset as season gets the axe

A DECISION has been taken to abandon national league basketball for the 2020/21 season due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Killarney’s Scott’s Lakers and the other clubs in Kerry were informed today of the move by the Basketball Ireland Men’s National Competitions Committee to cancel the superleague and division one campaigns. It follows a meeting this… Read More…

Big blow as John Sugrue steps down from Kerry job

Big blow as John Sugrue steps down from Kerry job

POPULAR JOHN Sugue’s tenure in charge of the Kerry under 20 footballers has ended. The former Laois senior manager led the Kingdom to the provincial title in March but they lost to Galway in last month’s All-Ireland semi-final The Renard man, a former Kerry minor, under 21 and junior footballer, previously closely worked with the… Read More…

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Quill snapped off and missing from new sculpture

Quill snapped off and missing from new sculpture

JUST days after the spectacular carved deer sculpture on Port Road was targeted, another stunning piece of street art in Killarney has been damaged, KillarneyToday.com can reveal. Weeks after it was officially unveiled, the life-sized sculpture of a monk adjacent to the ANAM building on East Avenue Road has been vandalised. A carved wooden quill… Read More…

Watch out – there will be cameras about

Watch out – there will be cameras about

THE application for the provision of a community CCTV system in Killarney has passed all the necessary criteria for approval and the paper work already received is currently being processed by Department of Justice officials. The department said it remains in contact with Kerry County Council on the matter and some further documentation is awaited… Read More…

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