ZERO-tolerance to overcrowding in Letterkenny University Hospital has been called for in the wake of photographs showing patients sitting on the floor. The images emerged this week revealing the level of overcrowding at the hospital as patients endure extreme waiting times. The number of people attending LUH’s emergency department in January and February increased by […]
THE Donegal crabbing fishing industry faces potential destruction due to new regulations from Europe which came into effect following Brexit. The warning was sounded this week after it emerged that 37 crabbing vessels around the Donegal coast can no longer land their catch at their local piers because they have British fishing licences. Some of […]
With Independent Thomas Pringle sitting on less than half (0.43) of a quota things didn’t look promising for the Killybegs based outgoing TD.
A county with the reputation as being the most conservative in Ireland now has three left-learning TDs elected on a combined vote of over 52 per cent
FOLLOWING the construction of the A5 through Northern Ireland to Derry, which will improve access to Donegal, a further €200 m will still be needed
SENATOR Brian O Domhnaill has been returned to the Seanad. He was one of 24 candidates contesting the nine seats on the Agricultural Panel.
SINN Féin’s Pádraig MacLochlainn is expected to be nominated later today to represent the party on the Industry and Commerce panel in Seanad Éireann.
FORMER Deputies Niall Blaney (Fianna Fáil) and Padraig MacLochlainn (Sinn Féin) are to contest the forthcoming Seanad elections.
OUTGOING Fianna Fail Deputy Charlie McConalogue continues to poll well as ballot boxes in the Letterkenny and Milford Electoral areas are added to mix
IT has been more than 17 weeks since a spy camera was detected at Letterkenny General Hospital and Donegal Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn has now demanded that an independent investigation must be established.