THE Health Service Executive (HSE) has said they are implementing a service improvement programme at Ard Greine Court, Stranorlar.
O’Dochartaigh acted ‘recklessly’ in double expenses claims
A FORMER Donegal County Councillor acted ‘recklessly’ by claiming double expenses.
The day a US bomber landed at Killyhoey Beach
A CANADIAN woman has ‘fulfilled a dream’ by walking on the beach in Dunfanaghy where her father and the crew of a Hudson Bomber made an emergency landing 72 years ago.
James ‘Pat’ launches campaign for council seat
BY C.J.MCGINLEY ONE of the youngest candidates to put himself forward for the forthcoming elections launched his campaign tonight (Wednesday). James Pat McDaid (25) from Glenkeeragh, Glenswilly, has been nominated by the Fianna Fail party as one of four candidates to run in the Letterkenny/Milford electoral area. Advertisement Coming from a well-known family from Glenswilly, […]
Former mayor silent on ‘letter of comfort’ claims
BY C.J.MCGINLEY SINN Féin Councillor Gerry McMonagle has declined to comment on claims by the DUP and the TUV parties in the North on whether he received a ‘letter of comfort’ as part of the NIO’s adminstrative scheme for on-the-runs (OTRs). Cllr McMongale’s case was featured on the BBC Spotlight programme on Tuesday night when […]
A man on a mission – Councillor McBride
A SITTING councillor who has a strong work ethic, is honest and a passion and track record for getting work done in his local community was how Independent county councillor Michael McBride was described this week.
Council not to buy Rockhill Army Barracks
A LOCAL councillor has expressed deep regret at a recommendation from the County Manager not buy the former Rockhill Barracks in Letterkenny.
‘Blood bikes’ active over the Christmas period
A RECENTLY formed voluntary motorbike service was on call around the clock for seven days over the Christmas period, providing the emergency transport of medical items in Donegal.
Councillors fail to strike a budget deal
TEMPERS flared during the annual estimates meeting as members of Donegal County Council failed to agree on passing a budget for 2014 late on Wednesday evening.
Pellet gun attack shock
LETTERKENNY is reeling with shock this morning following confirmation a mother and daughter escaped serious injury after their family chip van was shot at in a drive by incident.