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Irish Water halts Lough Foyle sewage plant investigation works due to protests from locals
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Irish Water halts Lough Foyle sewage plant investigation works due to protests from locals

Aug 14th 2019, 2:39 PM 10,759 Views 27 Comments

The company said it is postponing the works for the safety of its contractors.

Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure
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Donegal domestic violence centre calls for increased funding to stave off closure

Jun 26th 2019, 3:32 PM 7,626 Views 12 Comments

Lifeline Inishowen protested outside the Dáil today.

'Get out now. It's not safe': Family of five forced to abandon home a week before Christmas
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'Get out now. It's not safe': Family of five forced to abandon home a week before Christmas

Dec 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 55,700 Views 43 Comments

The Crumlishs are one of thousands of homeowners affected by defective blocks in Co Donegal.

'You have to see it to understand the scale of the damage': Leo Varadkar travels to flood-hit Donegal
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'You have to see it to understand the scale of the damage': Leo Varadkar travels to flood-hit Donegal

Aug 25th 2017, 9:29 PM 17,403 Views 27 Comments

Speaking to RTÉ News from Inishowen, Co Donegal, Varadkar said the damage in the area had to be seen to be believed.

'More help is needed on the ground': Soldiers to be sent in to aid Donegal flood relief efforts
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'More help is needed on the ground': Soldiers to be sent in to aid Donegal flood relief efforts

Aug 24th 2017, 10:00 PM 38,083 Views 44 Comments

The government has offered financial assistance to those affected by flooding in their homes.

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal
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Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal

Dec 26th 2016, 6:00 PM 9,949 Views 5 Comments

See Grianán of Aileach as you’ve never seen it before.

Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons
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Petrol station owner and wife attacked by men carrying batons

Sep 5th 2016, 1:01 PM 20,976 Views 7 Comments

The owner and his wife were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

'Satanic' attacks made on three churches in Donegal
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'Satanic' attacks made on three churches in Donegal

Aug 4th 2016, 4:16 PM 27,367 Views 109 Comments

‘Satanic’ symbols were drawn on the church’s altar cloth, it was discovered last Monday.

Houses 'crumbling around families' because of defective bricks
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Houses 'crumbling around families' because of defective bricks

Mar 2nd 2015, 6:00 PM 22,547 Views 21 Comments

The homeowners in Donegal want redress.

Post-mortem of Donegal couple set to take place this morning
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Post-mortem of Donegal couple set to take place this morning

Oct 24th 2014, 8:45 AM 58,666 Views 36 Comments

The Inishowen community shocked by the grim discovery.

A hint of the Northern Lights in Donegal last night
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A hint of the Northern Lights in Donegal last night

Apr 25th 2014, 7:27 AM 2,358 Views 0 Comments

Nice view sham.

“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]
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“It’s not looking good”… Inishowen locals scramble to refloat weakened baby porpoise [pics]

Feb 26th 2014, 2:07 PM 22,699 Views 29 Comments

The one-metre long calf was found by local man Anthony Craig as he was out walking his dog…

Want to see the Northern Lights in Ireland? Here's what to do
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Want to see the Northern Lights in Ireland? Here's what to do

Jan 18th 2014, 10:30 AM 149,066 Views 25 Comments

Here’s a guide to what sites to check to see whether or not you have a chance of spotting the Aurora Borealis over Ireland.

Photos: Buncrana's beautiful storm
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Photos: Buncrana's beautiful storm

Dec 6th 2013, 5:26 PM 18,571 Views 8 Comments

A Donegal photographer took on the elements to bring us these amazing photos of Buncrana pier.

Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal
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Northern Lights are still stunning in Donegal

Oct 31st 2013, 10:15 AM 15,168 Views 30 Comments

Adam Rory Porter continues scanning the skies over Inishowen for aurora borealis.

PICS: Stunning Aurora Borealis over Inishowen, Co Donegal
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PICS: Stunning Aurora Borealis over Inishowen, Co Donegal

Oct 3rd 2013, 8:50 AM 24,003 Views 61 Comments

We thought you could all do with a bit of a pick-me-up this morning. Will this do?

Three fishermen rescued after boat sinks off Inishowen peninsula
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Three fishermen rescued after boat sinks off Inishowen peninsula

Jun 19th 2013, 6:04 PM 4,646 Views 5 Comments

The men were airlifted by the coast guard and brought to hospital.

Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary
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Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary

Jan 10th 2013, 8:58 AM 3,987 Views 12 Comments

The man had been arrested on Tuesday evening in connection with the assault of 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash
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Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash

Jan 9th 2013, 10:42 AM 6,363 Views 20 Comments

The account was opened in the wake of last Saturday’s attack on 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

Column: How my home is welcoming people back from around the world
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Column: How my home is welcoming people back from around the world

Sep 4th 2012, 7:00 AM 297 Views 6 Comments

People from Inishowen, Co Donegal are now in more than 80 countries. Here’s how we’re bringing them back for The Gathering, writes John Collins.

Orca whales filmed off Donegal coast
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Orca whales filmed off Donegal coast

Jun 7th 2012, 2:04 PM 6,065 Views 9 Comments

The pod of orca whales spotted off Donegal yesterday are thought to be visitors from the Scottish coast.

Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today
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Croke Park should be a beginning for teams in the spotlight today

Apr 28th 2012, 11:19 AM 334 Views 0 Comments

Whatever about Wexford, but for Longford, Wicklow and Fermanagh today’s finals cannot be about one day out at HQ.

GAA throw-in: here's how they'll line out in the National Hurling League this weekend
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GAA throw-in: here's how they'll line out in the National Hurling League this weekend

Mar 16th 2012, 12:45 PM 412 Views 0 Comments

There are so many changes to the teams, you’ll be glad we collected them all in one place for you.

Wreckage of WWII Spitfire raised from Donegal bog
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Wreckage of WWII Spitfire raised from Donegal bog

Jun 28th 2011, 6:12 PM 9,204 Views 15 Comments

An American pilot was aboard the Spitfire when it came down in a Donegal bog. He bailed out from the plane, but it has remained beneath the surface for 70 years.

Tragic Faces: 8 road death victims
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Tragic Faces: 8 road death victims

Jul 13th 2010, 9:51 AM 1,030 Views 0 Comments

Faces of the seven pals and the 66-year-old pensioner who died in a car crash in Donegal on Sunday night.