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# ballyshannon - Saturday 9 May, 2020

60,000 cigarettes and counterfeit clothing seized by gardaí in Donegal

Gardaí carried out a number of searches in Ballyshannon last night.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Man killed and woman hospitalised after two car collision in Donegal

A nearby car was also damaged from the collision, but no injuries were caused to the occupants.

# ballyshannon - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Donegal struck by 2.1 magnitude earthquake

The earthquake struck at 9.18pm last night.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Tourist dies after crash with truck in Donegal

The driver of the car passed away in hospital last night.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Remembering the Donegal policeman who shared a cell with Goodfella's mobsters

Peter Daly, who served on the NYPD before being caught in one of the biggest drug busts in American history, died this week.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge These Donegal lads are travelling to the Euros in serious style Shams On Tour

These Donegal lads are travelling to the Euros in serious style

The Ballyshannon boys are off.

# ballyshannon - Friday 2 October, 2015

The mystery of Mary Boyle: A missing girl, a heartbroken family and a 38-year investigation

The six-year-old went missing in 1977, making her Ireland’s longest missing person.

# ballyshannon - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Man in critical condition following overnight assault in Donegal

A 19-year-old man was arrested in the aftermath of the incident.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Fresh calls for independent probe into death of garda who took his own life

GSOC Commissioner Kieran Fitzgerald has defended the Garda watchdog’s investigation into the sergeant’s death.

# ballyshannon - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Pedestrian killed in Donegal after being struck by a van

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# ballyshannon - Thursday 18 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Founders of Donegal 'Sound Man of the Year' awards want other towns to follow suit Sound Sham

# ballyshannon - Friday 24 October, 2014

Man charged over killing of elderly couple at their Donegal home

The 42-year-old is due to appear before a special court sitting tonight.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Man (64) arrested over disappearance of Mary Boyle released without charge

Pending further investigation, a file will be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# ballyshannon - Friday 11 July, 2014

Woman in her 70s dies after car crashes into ditch

Gardaí have appealed for any witnesses to come forward after the crash in Donegal last night.

# ballyshannon - Monday 17 February, 2014

Man arrested in Donegal after recovery of rifle

The rifle was discovered as part of an ongoing garda investigation during the search of a house in Ballyshannon this evening.

# ballyshannon - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Emigration, corruption, intrigue: The life of Peter Daly

A new RTÉ Radio One documentary tells the tale of now-80-year-old Ballyshannon native Peter Daly, who was involved in one of the biggest drug busts in American history – known as the ’100 Kilo Case’.

# ballyshannon - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Over 40 Traveller groups to protest at the Dáil against racism

Organisers of tomorrow’s protest say it’s in response to a recent upsurge in anti-Traveller racism, “particularly from public representatives and members of the judiciary”.

# ballyshannon - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Martin 'very annoyed' by Fianna Fáil councillor's call to 'segregate' Travellers

Donegal County Councillor Seán McEniff said that Travellers should be “segregated” in a “community of their own” in a recent interview.

# ballyshannon - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Council's €230k social housing property destroyed in fire

The house in Ballyshannon had recently been purchased by the county council, intended for use by a Traveller family.

# ballyshannon - Friday 25 January, 2013

Two men in their 60s arrested over cannabis find

Two men in their 60s were arrested after plants worth about €240,000 were seized in Ballintra last night.

# ballyshannon - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Gardaí appeal for information after body found in Donegal

A preliminary examination carried out at the scene suggests the man was struck by a passing motorist.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Concern for mother after human foetus discovered in Co Donegal

Gardaí are urging the mother to come forward in case she needs medical treatment.

# ballyshannon - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Music, flowers, sheep, fun and some SUN! What the June Bank Holiday has in store Summer

Music, flowers, sheep, fun and some SUN! What the June Bank Holiday has in store

With temperatures of 25c and sunny spells predicted for some parts of the country, here’s’s guide to a great bank holiday. Sheep shearing and rocking out included.