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Staff have gone ‘above and beyond the call of duty’

HEALTH Service Executive management in Kerry today issued a message of thanks to the people of the county for their support of staff during the current coronavirus crisis. Management from Cork Kerry Community Healthcare, the South/South West Hospital Group, the Department of Public Health and the National Ambulance Service said the action taken by the… Continue Reading

Kerry seats in Upper House cut to two

TWO vastly experienced Kerry Fianna Fail politicians have retained their seats in Seanad Éireann in emphatic fashion with Kenmare’s Mark Daly registering a power-packed performance to top the poll on the Administrative Panel and Ned O’Sullivan, from Listowel, comfortably retaining his seat on the Labour Panel. Daly was the story of the week with a… Continue Reading

Children in extreme poverty are always the most vulnerable in a crisis

OPINION: Children in extreme poverty are always the most vulnerable in a crisis and that is the case with the Covid-19 pandemic with help urgently needed, writes Niall McLoughlin, CEO of World Vision Ireland, a child-focused overseas aid agency helping children in emergency situations, through public and corporate donations and with the generous support of… Continue Reading