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National park walk is for the fairies

National park walk is for the fairies

IF you go down to the woods today you’re sure of a big surprise and it’s all thanks to the enterprising and artistic students of Killarney Community College. Transition year and art class pupils have teamed up with the Killarney Looking Good Committee to create a fabulous fairy trail along the shores of the River… Read More…

Car veered off main road towards River Deenagh

Car veered off main road towards River Deenagh

HANS Liebherr Road in Killarney was closed to traffic for a number of hours this morning while the fire service and gardai undertook a rescue operation after a car veered off the road and entered the River Deenagh. The accident occurred shortly before 11.00am and the road reopened at lunchtime. It is understood the vehicle… Read More…

Sport

Short, strange and silent presentation – but it’s Kerry’s glory day

Short, strange and silent presentation – but it’s Kerry’s glory day

THERE was a double dose of Dr Crokes class about Kerry’s National League victory this afternoon with a man-of-the-match performance from Tony Brosnan and a golden goal from the swashbuckling Gavin White the stand-out highlights of their 14-points mauling of Donegal in Tralee. It was a polished performance from Peter Keane’s side and very much… Read More…

Lakers and Cougars fans must play waiting game

Lakers and Cougars fans must play waiting game

BASKETBALL fans in Killarney who had been rubbing their hands in anticipation of a glamour National League local derby clash between Scott’s Lakers St Paul’s and Killarney Cougars this Saturday night have been left disappointed. The big game between the experienced Lakers and new NBL club Cougars was due to be played in the Killarney… Read More…

Business

Hoteliers want VAT drop to last for five years

Hoteliers want VAT drop to last for five years

HOTELS and guesthouses in Kerry have welcomed the measures and supports announced in Budget 2021 by Ministers Paschal Donohoe and Michael McGrath. Irish Hotels’ Federation Kerry branch chair, Bernadette Randles, welcomed the extension of employment supports to the end of 2021 and the rates waiver scheme along with the reduction in the tourism VAT rate,… Read More…

22% say we’re their first choice to find out what’s happening in Killarney

22% say we’re their first choice to find out what’s happening in Killarney

WELL over half the people in Killarney get their fix of local news, sports and current affairs through social media and platforms like KillarneyToday.com instead of more traditional print media, an insightful new survey has found. And a whopping 22 per cent of locals said KillarneyToday.com is their first choice media provider when they want… Read More…

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