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#Co. Donegal

# co-donegal - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Two bodies recovered from Lough Keel during search for father and son

It is understood the family had been fishing in the lough.

# co-donegal - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Vessel in Donegal double drowning 'quickly found itself in difficulties'

Raimundas Jezdauskas and Rimantas Barauskas drowned off Malin Beg Head in July 2017.

# co-donegal - Friday 4 January, 2019

Death of woman being investigated by gardaí in Co Donegal

A man in his 20s has been arrested and detained by gardaí.

# co-donegal - Friday 28 December, 2018

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Witness appeal after two men seriously assaulted in two separate attacks in Letterkenny

Gardaí believe that both incidents may be linked and may have the same assailants.

# co-donegal - Friday 7 September, 2018

Man (55) dies after two-vehicle crash in Donegal; second driver fled the scene

A man is due to appear before court tomorrow in relation to the incident. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Link between man who died suddenly and St Patrick's Day crash explored by Gardaí

Gardaí say that the man died from natural causes, but may have been involved in a collision before his death.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Man (20s) killed after being struck by car in early hours of this morning

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# co-donegal - Sunday 28 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge A man found a football belonging to a Donegal Gaelic team washed up on a beach in Scotland Dungloe Gaa

# co-donegal - Sunday 30 April, 2017

'Two of the funniest lads there was': Tributes paid to friends who died in Donegal crash

The two young men have been named locally as Nathan Farrell, aged 18, and Nathan Fullerton, aged 17.

# co-donegal - Thursday 6 April, 2017

'I feel more alive and can think clearly': Seven members of Donegal family undergo kidney transplants

Eleven members of the family have been diagnosed with the same unusual hereditary kidney condition called Tubulo Nephritis.

# co-donegal - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes

Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes

The windfarm is expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 100,000 tonnes each year.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Murder investigation launched into death of Irish woman in India

The woman’s family have asked that their privacy be respected by the media.

# co-donegal - Saturday 25 February, 2017

21-year-old man killed in late night collision in Donegal

Gardaí were called to the scene near Kilmacrennan at around 1.40am today.

# co-donegal - Monday 20 February, 2017

Man dies after two cars collide in Donegal

The occupant of the other car was uninjured.

# co-donegal - Monday 26 December, 2016

Take a drone tour of this ancient hillfort in Donegal

See Grianán of Aileach as you’ve never seen it before.

# co-donegal - Monday 20 June, 2016

Man who killed parents with an axe committed to Central Mental Hospital

His siblings urged families with similar concerns about the mental health of a family member to seek timely intervention.

# co-donegal - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Meet the toy that is doing its little bit to bring down Barbie

Lottie is the creation of a Donegal-based company with global ambitions.

# co-donegal - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

A mining company thinks there could be lots of gold in Inishowen

Five new prospecting licences have been granted for a swathe of land on the peninsula.

# co-donegal - Thursday 9 April, 2015

It was a bad year for spuds at the former Donegal Creameries

The company just managed to scrape a profit after a tough 2014.

# co-donegal - Saturday 29 November, 2014

# co-donegal - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Two charged over fire that gutted Orange Order hall

The hall was extensively damaged in the blaze, which broke out in the early hours of the morning on Friday last.

# co-donegal - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Hijacked Royal Mail van used during armed robbery in Donegal

Three men have been arrested.

# co-donegal - Friday 6 June, 2014

Couple claim €12m lotto jackpot, and unsurprisingly are absolutely delighted

We’re not jealous. Who said we were jealous?

# co-donegal - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Woman dies and three children hospitalised after car collides with bus

The incident occurred between Letterkenny and Derry this afternoon. Three children were also in the car.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Man (28) dies in accident after car he was working on falls

Emergency services and gardaí responded to the call-out last night, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# co-donegal - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Authorities investigate potential fish discarding aboard 14,000 tonne Dutch vessel

The ship, which is the largest ever detained by the Naval Service, will remain in port in Killybegs while the investigation takes place.

# co-donegal - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Letterkenny Hospital investigating claims child was hit by doctor

It’s understood a doctor at the facility has been suspended as the inquiry is carried out.

# co-donegal - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Investigation launched after 32 swans found dead in Donegal lake

The Department of Agriculture is carrying out tests in an attempt to determine the cause of death.

# co-donegal - Friday 18 January, 2013

Donegal: Man arrested after woman (69) threatened and house burgled

The 24-year-old man was arrested a short time after the incident, gardaí said today.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash

The account was opened in the wake of last Saturday’s attack on 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Man dies in Donegal single-car collision

Man dies in Donegal single-car collision

The male driver, who was in his twenties, was fatally injured when his car left the road and came to a stop in a field.

# co-donegal - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Erin Gallagher's teenage sister found dead last night RIP

Erin Gallagher's teenage sister found dead last night

Shannon Gallagher, 15, was found dead in Ballybofey, Co Donegal, two months after the death of her younger sister, Erin.

# co-donegal - Monday 9 July, 2012

Man allegedly poured petrol on woman during incident

Man allegedly poured petrol on woman during incident

A man was due to appear in court this morning in Letterkenny in connection with the assault.

# co-donegal - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Woman found dead after Co Donegal house fire

The body of a woman, 40, who lived alone at the house was discovered last night.

# co-donegal - Sunday 24 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning.

# co-donegal - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Arrests in Seamus Doherty murder investigation

Seamus Doherty was found dead at a house in Drumacnoo in Churchill, Co Donegal, on 17 June. A man and a woman have been arrested by gardaí investigating his death.

# co-donegal - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Murder investigation launched into Donegal death

Seamus Doherty, 67, was found dead at a house in Drumacanoo in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# co-donegal - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Papal Legate to have private meeting with President Higgins

The Papal Legate, Cardinal Marc Ouellet, is in Ireland for the Eucharistic Congress, which enters its third day today.

# co-donegal - 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.

# co-donegal - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Skeletal remains discovered in Co Donegal

A digger discovered the remains this morning outside Lifford.

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