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Exam students have limited access to books and journals

UNIVERSITIES, Institutes of Technology and other third level colleges have been urged to introduce no detriment policies to ease the pressure on students completing assignments, assessments and online exams for this semester. Kerry TD Norma Foley said students are extremely worried about their exams given the events of recent weeks and, with all campuses closed,… Continue Reading

Gorse burning a disgraceful and despicable act

KERRY County Council has condemned the illegal burning of gorse in the county following a further 16 emergency call-outs to gorse fires by the Kerry Fire Service in the last 24 hours. At a teleconference meeting of party representatives and senior management of the local authority this Wednesday morning, councillors appealed to members of the… Continue Reading

‘We place the health of our employees and their families first and foremost’

KILLARNEY construction giant Liebherr Container Cranes has defended its decision to remain open for business during the Covid-19 crisis, stressing that the list of essential service providers permitted to continue operating includes those involved in the manufacture of products necessary for the supply chain of essential services. In a statement issued to, the company… Continue Reading