Category Archives: Politics

Display traces the history of local elections

A NEW exhibition on the 120th anniversary of the first local elections opened at Tralee Library this Monday and it will remain on display until to Saturday, November 2 during library opening hours. Local authorities are marking the 120th anniversary of the first local elections which were held in January 1899, for urban districts, and in… Continue Reading

Daly to seek a seat in the Dáil

KERRY County Council member Pa Daly has been ratified to contest the next general election for Sinn Fein in Kerry. The Tralee solicitor was the only name put before delegates at last night’s convention in Tralee where the party’s finance spokesman, Pearse Doherty, was the guest speaker. Once Cllr Toireasa Ferris announced her intention to… Continue Reading