Category Archives: Community

From Killarney to RTÉ was a seamless journey for Mícheál

TOP class political correspondent with RTÉ News, Kerryman Mícheál Lehane, is the latest correspondent to front the new Truth Matters campaign highlighting the issue of misinformation and the importance of accurately sourced news. In this new phase, trusted journalists Mícheál, Ailbhe Conneely and Sinéad Hussey focus on how core journalistic values such as trust, integrity… Continue Reading

Mai celebrated her 103rd birthday on St Patrick’s Day

THE death has been announced, three months into her 104th year, of Mai O’Donoghue (nee O’Leary), Killarney Road, Castleisland, and formerly of Coolnageragh, Scartaglen. One of Kerry ‘s oldest and most respected citizens, she passed away, peacefully, at her home and in the company of her family, last night. She had celebrated her 103rd birthday… Continue Reading

KerryLIFE takes a turn for the better as nature flourishes

AN important socio-economic evaluation of KerryLIFE, an agri-environmental initiative that operated between 2014 and 2020, has been formally launched by Minister of State for Heritage and Electoral Reform, Malcolm Noonan. The project covered two river systems – the Blackwater and Caragh River catchments in the Iveragh Peninsula – which are home to almost half of Ireland’s… Continue Reading