Grim weather predictions prompt Donegal lock down

MUCH of Donegal will be in lock down from 4pm today amid predictions of heavy snow showers and high winds. Areas north of Milford and in Inishowen have already witnessed significant falls of snow this morning and forecasters say things could deteriorate further as Storm Emma moves in. In a statement this morning, Donegal County […]

One house in Termon would buy ten in Doochary – report

  ESTATE agents are urging caution after a new study suggested ten houses in one part of Donegal can be bought at the same price as one elsewhere.   The study, published on Friday, put the average price of a house in Doochary at €44,600 while claiming that in Termon, buyers can expect to pay […]

€70,000 in drugs seized in Donegal

  GARDAI have seized €70,000 in drugs following an operation in Drumkeen.   The seizure was made on Saturday and consisted of MDMA to the value of €40,000, €22,000 in cocaine and cannabis worth €8000.   One male in his 20’s was arrested and detained.   Speaking this morning, Garda Inspector Goretti Sheridan said investigations […]

Close encounter of the alien kind over Donegal?

  THE truth is out there – in the skies over Letterkenny.   That is according to one eagle-eyed observer who has reported spotting a UFO over the town recently.   Details of the incident were relayed to an online conspiracy theory website over the weekend.   According to its own web page, exists […]

New Donegal spirit to be launched in…Ginishowen

  DONEGAL continues to brew its reputation as one of Ireland’s top producers of fine alcoholic beverages, with a new gin set to be launched this weekend.   Behind the new tipple is the Muff Liquor Company, a business recently set up by Inishowen entrepreneur Laura Bonner and her business partner Tom Russell.   They […]

Special Mass for pals who were united in life and death

  TWO Donegal men whose lives were linked by a series of remarkable coincidences are to be remembered at a special Mass next week, a century after they perished side by side at sea.   Daniel Boyle and Daniel Boyle were childhood friends with the same name yet totally unrelated. They were the same age […]