Author Archives: John O'Mahony

Two seasons on one visit down on the farm

Environment and Climate Minister and climate change activist Eamon Ryan experience wind energy – Kerry style – during the course of a fact-finding mission to a Kerry farm. The minister was paying a visit to Michael O’Dowd’s holding near Castlemaine with an accompanying group being briefed on climate challenges facing farmers. A scriptwriter couldn’t have… Read More…

Deerpark players to compete in all grades

Deerpark Pitch and Putt Club in Killarney will be very well represented at the National Men’s Strokeplay Finals. The senior and junior shootouts will be held at Ringcommons in Dublin while the intermediate tournament will be played at Killineer, Co Louth. Damien Fleming and John McGrath will compete at senior level with James Fleming and… Read More…

Family donated 11,000-acre park to the people

The ashes of Elisabeth Vincent – whose family donated much of Killarney National Park and Muckross House to the people – will be interred next to those of her husband Billy Vincent in Killegy cemetery, Muckross, Killarney on Monday, July 11. Born in Paris on April 29 1921, Mrs Vincent celebrated her 100th birthday in… Read More…

Gardai appeal for help to trace Jennifer

Gardai are seeking help from the public to help trace the whereabouts of a teenager who has been missing from her home in Tralee since Sunday, June 5. 17-year-old Jennifer Dunkov is described as being 5′ 7″ in height with a slim build. She has shoulder length black hair and brown eyes. It is not… Read More…