Author Archives: John O'Mahony

People aged 15-34 account for 40 per cent of Covid-19 cases

NO additional case of Covid-19 has been confirmed in Kerry this Tuesday – the total in the county remains at 368 – but there has been another very significant spike in cases nationwide. A further 334 new infections were confirmed, bringing the total number of people who have contracted coronavirus to 33,444, after the denotification… Read More…

Super Sunday in store with glamour local derby

THE stage is set for a glamour East Kerry SFC O’Donoghue Cup quarter-final at the weekend with fierce local rivals Killarney Legion and Dr Crokes set for a showdown to decide who advances to the last four of the district’s premier competition. This eagerly anticipated repeat of last year’s final when Legion overcame Crokes to… Read More…

Killarney folk heading to the hills

TWO walks, including a stroll up picturesque Strickeen – the smallest of the MacGillycuddy Reeks – are being planned for Sunday next by the Laune Mountaineering Club as part of a family walk initiative spearheaded by Kerry County Council in association with local hillwalking clubs. Strikeeen is accessed from Kate Kearney’s Cottage and it should… Read More…