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# listowel - Thursday 26 November, 2020

HSE to source alternative accommodation for residents as it closes Kerry nursing home after Covid-19 outbreak
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

HSE to source alternative accommodation for residents as it closes Kerry nursing home after Covid-19 outbreak

Nov 26th 2020, 5:43 PM 10,059 Views 2 Comments

An outbreak of Covid-19 was reported at Oaklands Nursing Home in Listowel earlier this month.

# listowel - Monday 27 January, 2020

Kerry woman's body exhumed and reburied after being buried in wrong grave following mix-up
# Listowel
# Listowel

Kerry woman's body exhumed and reburied after being buried in wrong grave following mix-up

Updated Jan 27th 2020, 4:53 PM 38,345 Views 13 Comments

Kerry County Council has issued formal apologies to both families involved.

# listowel - Friday 31 May, 2019

Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash
# Listowel
# Listowel

Sister of former Finance Minister Michael Noonan among three women killed in Limerick crash

Updated May 31st 2019, 2:20 PM 60,309 Views 10 Comments

It is believed that some of the women who were killed were travelling to Listowel Writers’ Week in Kerry.

# listowel - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Gardaí arrest two teens over Kerry aggravated burglary
# Listowel
# Listowel

Gardaí arrest two teens over Kerry aggravated burglary

Apr 3rd 2019, 4:02 PM 15,520 Views 17 Comments

Last Sunday at around 12.30am, two people entered a house in the Dromin area of Listowel, allegedly armed with hammers.

# listowel - Friday 29 March, 2019

Cyclist in his 60s dies after being found lying on rural road in Kerry
# Listowel
# Listowel

Cyclist in his 60s dies after being found lying on rural road in Kerry

Mar 29th 2019, 10:46 PM 34,852 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí in Listowel are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# listowel - Monday 7 January, 2019

Woman in her 50s dies in road crash in Kerry
# Listowel
# Listowel

Woman in her 50s dies in road crash in Kerry

Jan 7th 2019, 9:20 PM 32,819 Views 7 Comments

The incident happened around 3pm today.

# listowel - Monday 3 December, 2018

Body of missing woman found
# Kerry
# Kerry

Body of missing woman found

Dec 3rd 2018, 7:39 AM 50,235 Views 1 Comment

Eavan Murphy was last seen in Listowel, Co Kerry.

# listowel - Monday 10 September, 2018

'That's me sorted for the Listowel Races': St Vincent de Paul apologises over student's social media boast
# Social Media Fail
# Social Media Fail

'That's me sorted for the Listowel Races': St Vincent de Paul apologises over student's social media boast

Sep 10th 2018, 10:15 PM 72,672 Views 47 Comments

The charity was forced to cancel a cheque issued to a student who claimed it was needed to pay his college fees.

# listowel - Friday 20 July, 2018

Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident
# Listowel
# Listowel

Man in his 90s killed in Kerry farm accident

Jul 20th 2018, 2:10 PM 19,149 Views 12 Comments

It is understood the accident involved a tractor and machinery.

# listowel - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father
# Art And Life
# Art And Life

'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father

May 27th 2018, 9:45 AM 53,496 Views 18 Comments

The artist was given a present of a DNA test which confirmed his identity. She had previously thought her father died when she was a toddler.

# listowel - Monday 20 November, 2017

Man in his 50s dies in motorbike crash in Kerry
# Listowel
# Listowel

Man in his 50s dies in motorbike crash in Kerry

Nov 20th 2017, 9:35 PM 20,117 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened around 5pm this evening.

# listowel - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Woman killed and man in serious condition after Kerry crash
# Fatal
# Fatal

Woman killed and man in serious condition after Kerry crash

Nov 12th 2017, 9:50 AM 26,826 Views 7 Comments

Two others, aged in their 20s, are in a stable condition in hospital.

# listowel - Monday 4 September, 2017

'It's a nuisance': Thousands of homes and businesses in Kerry are still without water
# Listowel
# Listowel

'It's a nuisance': Thousands of homes and businesses in Kerry are still without water

Sep 4th 2017, 3:25 PM 11,284 Views 58 Comments

Irish Water hopes to restore services throughout the day in Listowel.

# listowel - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Man in his 60s dies after van collides with truck in Kerry
# Ballyduff
# Ballyduff

Man in his 60s dies after van collides with truck in Kerry

Aug 29th 2017, 8:55 PM 16,709 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí in Listowel are investigating the incident.

# listowel - Monday 3 July, 2017

Man in his 60s arrested after discovery of 'sophisticated' cannabis growhouse worth €350,000 in Kerry
# Listowel
# Listowel

Man in his 60s arrested after discovery of 'sophisticated' cannabis growhouse worth €350,000 in Kerry

Jul 3rd 2017, 9:46 PM 25,145 Views 44 Comments

The discovery was made after a search by gardaí earlier this afternoon.

# listowel - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Man arrested after elderly man killed in collision involving teleporter vehicle
# Ballyduff
# Ballyduff

Man arrested after elderly man killed in collision involving teleporter vehicle

Apr 4th 2017, 2:35 PM 52,701 Views 21 Comments

The driver of the car, a man in his 70s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

# listowel - Sunday 12 March, 2017

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children
# Breaking Point
# Breaking Point

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children

Mar 12th 2017, 10:00 PM 47,000 Views 43 Comments

Following a recent HSE move there is now no full-time respite centre in the Munster county.

# listowel - Friday 27 January, 2017

Man in his 40s appears in court after gardaí seize €200,000 worth of cannabis in Kerry raid
# Listowel
# Listowel

Man in his 40s appears in court after gardaí seize €200,000 worth of cannabis in Kerry raid

Jan 27th 2017, 8:21 AM 13,822 Views 34 Comments

Gardaí made the seizure at about 4.30pm at a property in in the Kilmorna area of Listowel.

# listowel - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Spare a thought for this girl at the Listowel Races caught snotting herself on camera
# Enjoy The Trip
From The Daily Edge
# Enjoy The Trip

Spare a thought for this girl at the Listowel Races caught snotting herself on camera

Sep 17th 2016, 9:08 AM 11,256 Views 6 Comments

The struggle is real.

# listowel - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Man in his 60s dies after being hit by truck in Kerry
# Lixnaw
# Lixnaw

Man in his 60s dies after being hit by truck in Kerry

Sep 8th 2016, 8:18 AM 13,144 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened at about 10.40pm last night.

# listowel - Monday 6 June, 2016

Joseph O'Brien gets official training career off to perfect start with four winners
# Dynasty
From The42
# Dynasty

Joseph O'Brien gets official training career off to perfect start with four winners

Jun 6th 2016, 5:30 PM 9,242 Views 6 Comments

The 23-year-old only got his licence on Friday.

# listowel - Friday 26 February, 2016

An absolute chancer in Kerry is selling this shed on DoneDeal for €150
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

An absolute chancer in Kerry is selling this shed on DoneDeal for €150

Feb 26th 2016, 7:45 PM 8,090 Views 3 Comments

“Needs a lick of Paint.”

# listowel - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Two votes in it. 10 spoiled votes. This Kerry election recount just got interesting...
# Day Of Reckoning
# Day Of Reckoning

Two votes in it. 10 spoiled votes. This Kerry election recount just got interesting...

Feb 10th 2016, 2:54 PM 18,029 Views 26 Comments

The initial ballot in the Listowel local election in 2014 saw independent Dan Kiely lose out to Fine Gael’s Mike Kennelly by just two votes after a recount.

# listowel - Monday 25 January, 2016

This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life
# Lovely Girls
# Lovely Girls

This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life

Jan 25th 2016, 10:48 AM 19,091 Views 24 Comments

Of course, they ALL have a lovely leg.

This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life
# Lovely Girls
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Girls

This Kerry shop's 'Lovely Leg' beauty competition is Father Ted come to life

Jan 25th 2016, 8:55 AM 3,787 Views 2 Comments

Of course, they ALL have a lovely leg.

# listowel - Thursday 17 December, 2015

This man's Supreme Court win could have big consequences for future elections
# Total Recount
# Total Recount

This man's Supreme Court win could have big consequences for future elections

Dec 17th 2015, 6:40 PM 23,500 Views 41 Comments

The Supreme Court has ordered a total recount of local election votes in the Listowel area.

# listowel - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Irish Water sends bill to man who died 11 years ago
# Not Again
# Not Again

Irish Water sends bill to man who died 11 years ago

Apr 19th 2015, 7:30 PM 26,557 Views 186 Comments

The man’s former partner said she was “very, very hurt” by the incident.

# listowel - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall
# Co Kerry
# Co Kerry

Man (24) dies after car collides with wall

Feb 15th 2015, 10:23 AM 16,723 Views 5 Comments

The incident occurred last night.

# listowel - Monday 22 December, 2014

Yes, that's a horse INSIDE a chipper in Listowel
# Horsemeat Scandal
# Horsemeat Scandal

Yes, that's a horse INSIDE a chipper in Listowel

Dec 22nd 2014, 10:11 AM 27,568 Views 35 Comments

It could have been worse, he could have made it into the paint store next door.

# listowel - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Horse gallops into chipper in Listowel
# Horse Inside
From The Daily Edge
# Horse Inside

Horse gallops into chipper in Listowel

Dec 21st 2014, 9:17 AM 4,508 Views 6 Comments

A nosebag of floaters please.

# listowel - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Man dies after 4x4 crashes into signpost in Kerry
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies after 4x4 crashes into signpost in Kerry

Mar 4th 2014, 8:15 AM 11,029 Views 4 Comments

The 51-year-old man was brought to Kerry General Hospital but was pronounced dead some two hours after the crash.

# listowel - Monday 17 February, 2014

Passenger dies after car collides with ditch
# Listowel
# Listowel

Passenger dies after car collides with ditch

Feb 17th 2014, 8:18 PM 18,698 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí are now looking for witnesses to the incident in Co Kerry this afternoon.

# listowel - Friday 29 November, 2013

Man (19) to be charged with murder of Susan Dunne
# Lixnaw
# Lixnaw

Man (19) to be charged with murder of Susan Dunne

Nov 29th 2013, 7:04 AM 15,509 Views 2 Comments

The teenager will appear in court this morning.

# listowel - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Teenager arrested after body of woman found in Kerry
# Death
# Death

Teenager arrested after body of woman found in Kerry

Nov 27th 2013, 10:45 PM 46,104 Views 0 Comments

The deceased is a woman in her 50s. Her body was found in a house near Lixnaw.

# listowel - Friday 27 September, 2013

Should 'The Ballad of Lidl and Aldi' be the new Irish national anthem?
# Sledgehammers And Bananas
From The Daily Edge
# Sledgehammers And Bananas

Should 'The Ballad of Lidl and Aldi' be the new Irish national anthem?

Sep 27th 2013, 11:26 AM 5,895 Views 0 Comments

“The shed is full of plastic sh*t I didn’t really want…”

# listowel - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Tonight we learned... that Mario Götze played in Listowel in 2008
# Rising Star
From The42
# Rising Star

Tonight we learned... that Mario Götze played in Listowel in 2008

Apr 24th 2013, 10:26 PM 8,843 Views 3 Comments

Probably picked up a few midfield tips off Darragh Ó Sé while he was down there.

# listowel - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Column: ‘Gabriel Byrne is wrong – The Gathering is volunteerism at its best’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘Gabriel Byrne is wrong – The Gathering is volunteerism at its best’

Nov 7th 2012, 7:00 AM 61 Views 95 Comments

Why do we always have to knock ordinary people who are trying to rebuild Ireland, writes Eddie Barrett.

# listowel - Monday 27 August, 2012

Eason creates new jobs with franchise openings
# Jobs
# Jobs

Eason creates new jobs with franchise openings

Aug 27th 2012, 8:58 PM 9,211 Views 15 Comments

Book and stationery retailer is creating 50 jobs across four new stores.

# listowel - Sunday 1 July, 2012

PHOTOS: How 1,400 nuns broke a world record in a Kerry town
# Nunday
From The Daily Edge
# Nunday

PHOTOS: How 1,400 nuns broke a world record in a Kerry town

Jul 1st 2012, 6:36 PM 10,385 Views 10 Comments

Technically it was people dressed up in habits. But that still counts.

# listowel - Saturday 30 June, 2012

World record attempt for most 'nuns' in one place
# Nunday
From The Daily Edge
# Nunday

World record attempt for most 'nuns' in one place

Jun 30th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,191 Views 30 Comments

1,400 people expected to don full nuns habits in Listowel, Kerry, today to raise funds for suicide prevention

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