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Donegal saw one of the biggest declines in pupils enrolling in primary schools in the country. The latest figures from the Department of Education shows the change in enrolment figures in mainstream primary school between September 2017 and September 2018. The Department of Education’s latest bulletin shows the uneven nature…

A yellow wind warning’s also in effect for the region until 7 pm this evening . A Status Orange and yellow rainfall warning has been issued for Southern parts of the Country. Liz Walsh from Met Eireann has been telling the Ocean FM newsroom that strong winds will continue impact…

Over 1,200 people across the north west received payment for paternity leave last year. The highest uptake was by fathers in Donegal where 716 payments were made. This was followed by Sligo on 339 and Leitirm on 174. Overall the number of payments made remained largely the same in the…

An earthquake was recorded in south Donegal last night. A tremor measuring 2.4 on the Richter scale hit the Donegal Bay area at 11.58pm last night. It’s understood the Irish National Seismic Network in co-operation with the Geological Survey Ireland detected the incident and are carrying out an investigation. Dr…