Big day as baby Odhran is christened

Big day as baby Odhran is christened

BABY’S DAY OUT: Martina Breen Long and David Long pictured with baby Odhran during his christening in St Mary’s Cathedral on Saturday last. By Michelle Crean Friends may not have been able to join the celebrations due to current restrictions but that...
Football fans paint the town red

Football fans paint the town red

  EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty Liverpool Football Club fans brought traffic in Killarney to a standstill on Wednesday evening as they celebrated their side’s victory in the English Premiership. The Reds secured their first Premier League title as well as their...
Killarney’s got style!

Killarney’s got style!

SHE’S GOT STYLE: Siobhan Wharton, Ballyhar, was announced as the Best Dressed Lady for the Dawn Milk Virtual Ladies Day 2020 at the Killarney Races.   By Michelle Crean   Two winners from this year’s Dawn Milk Virtual Ladies Day at the Killarney...
“She was a woman who gave so much”

“She was a woman who gave so much”

By Michelle Crean and Sean Moriarty The devastated family of Joanne Downey, who died following a tragic accident near the Cleeney Roundabout, this week paid tribute to their loving mom – who they said “gave so much” to others. The popular Ballydribben woman, who...
Tourist office confirms reopening date

Tourist office confirms reopening date

EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty Killarney Tourist Information Office will reopen on July 27 the Killarney Advertiser can exclusively reveal. The Beech Road premises has been closed since the start of the national shutdown in March. Tourist Information Offices will begin...
Couched dumped in local graveyard

Couched dumped in local graveyard

By Michelle Crean One shocked Killarney resident was left upset this week to discover a couch dumped in a graveyard when visiting loved ones graves. Christina Boland sent in the photo of a couch left blatantly in front of graves in Aghadoe Graveyard said that...
New book seeking GAA stories from Keel

New book seeking GAA stories from Keel

NEW BOOK: Keel GAA Club members are preparing a new book seeking GAA stories. Pictured from l-r were: William Evans, Ailís Murphy and Brendan Griffin.   Work is underway on an exciting new book telling the story of Keel GAA Club from the perspectives of the...
“We’ll fight wind turbine plans”

“We’ll fight wind turbine plans”

By Michelle Crean East Kerry locals – in fear for their health and well-being – this week called for an urgent public meeting as plans for wind turbines and a solar farm for their area became known. A huge gathering turned out in Barradubh Community Field...
Under age drinking parties on the rise

Under age drinking parties on the rise

AFTERMATH: A Killarney business owner was met with these scenes on Monday morning.   EXCLUSIVE By Sean Moriarty   There are concerns in the town that the lack of events and social outlets for young people is leading to an increase in illegal drink and drug...