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# south-east - Friday 25 October, 2019

Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for six counties

South-east counties could experience heavy rain and spot flooding today.

# south-east - Monday 27 May, 2019

Tributes paid after second garda dies tragically over the weekend

Garda Dave Hearne died on the Wexford coast while Garda John McCallion died while cycling in Mayo.

# south-east - Saturday 15 September, 2018

'Disgraceful neglect': Public rally in Wexford today over lack in mental health services for young people

A number of consultants have left the Camhs services in recent weeks and they must be urgently replaced, Sinn Féin said.

# south-east - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Harris vows to 'expedite review' of cardiac services following protests

The Health Minister said a nationwide review will take place.

# south-east - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

'I had a heart attack myself - if people don't get help in that first hour, they won't make it'

Around 200 people gathered outside Dáil Éireann today to call for 24-hour cardiac care for Waterford and the South-East.

# south-east - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Differences between the Grace terms of reference, before and after? There aren't many, but they mean a lot...

There aren’t many differences between the before-and-after terms, but what has changed matters.

# south-east - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

HSE didn't publish reports into foster care abuse claims under garda advice

A report published yesterday identified failings in investigation on the behalf of the HSE.

# south-east - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Doctors 'utterly reject' report into Waterford cardiac services and say lives are 'absolutely' at risk

They want to meet with Health Minister Simon Harris as soon as possible.

# south-east - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Two women charged as part of organised crime crackdown

Up to 80 gardaí were involved in searches in Waterford and Wexford today.

# south-east - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Waterford is - slowly, very slowly - pulling itself out of recession

Nicky Ryan took a trip back to the Déise to see how Ireland’s oldest city was faring ahead of the general election.

# south-east - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Nama team up with national housing co-op to put roofs over the heads of 19 families

Partnership between the NABCO and Nama has already delivered 58 homes in Dublin and the south east.

# south-east - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Waterford 'won't recover' unless it's made the South East's economic hub

Despite receiving more IDA visits than surrounding counties, it is not considered the area’s economic capital.

# south-east - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Wexford company making catheters and stents targets job growth of 200

Clearstream Technologies says a completed new facility could accommodate growth up to 2019.

# south-east - Thursday 23 October, 2014

The Education Minister gave the head of Waterford IT a "tough" talking-to this morning

Waterford IT sent an email to college bosses in Carlow to tell them they were pulling out of a planned university bid.

# south-east - Friday 10 October, 2014

Councillors in the South East aren't happy with David Cameron's plan for a new nuclear plant

The project, just 240km from the Irish coast, is set to go ahead after receiving EU backing this week.

# south-east - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

# south-east - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future

SIPTU has said that the proposed 20 per cent pay cut and 200 jobs losses are unacceptable.

# south-east - Friday 30 May, 2014

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA

The IDA’s chief says pay cuts are preferable to the multinational leaving.

# south-east - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Stunning pictures of cloud formations over the east of Ireland Little Fluffy Clouds

# south-east - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Up to 50 jobs at risk at Essentra Packaging in Waterford

The company are to initiate a 30-day ‘consultation period’ on the future of their plant in the city.

# south-east - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Six people were arrested yesterday after plan searches in the south east region returned a seizure of cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €750,000.

# south-east - Friday 21 December, 2012

Eight seals found dead on beaches in the South East

The Irish Seal Sanctuary do not know what happened to the seals but say it is “very unusual” for a cluster of dead seals to be found in such a confined area.

# south-east - Monday 17 December, 2012

250 jobs to be created at Wexford call centre

The new jobs will be created over the next ten months at Eishtec, an Irish company set up in 2011.

# south-east - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Proposals to downgrade Waterford Regional Hospital to county status

Proposals outlined this week could see the hospital’s structure broken up and aligned with Cork University Hospital.

# south-east - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Man due in court over 120k cocaine haul in Carlow

Gardaí seized the cocaine during a search of two houses in Carlow on Sunday.

# south-east - Monday 17 September, 2012

Two arrested over €120k cocaine seizure in Carlow

The two were arrested after planned raids on houses in Pollerton and Carlow Town.

# south-east - Friday 3 August, 2012

Motorists asked to avoid scene of oil depot fire outside Waterford

A fire has broken out at an oil depot outside Waterford City, with local traffic diversions in place.

# south-east - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Gold digger: Irish company to mine for gold in the south-east

Connemara Mining has joined forces with a Canadian exploration company to mine for gold in areas around the Wicklow-Wexford border.

# south-east - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?

# south-east - Friday 9 September, 2011

Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford

The government says it hasn’t yet decided whether to give a university to the south-east – but that it’s speeding up a review.

# south-east - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Blaa blaa blaa: Waterford bap considered for EU protected status

Waterford’s own unique doughy roll is being considered for European Protected Geographical Integrity status, bakers say.