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There are over 3 thousand 3 hundred homes without power in the region as Storm Brendan rumbles on. Over 75 houses are without power in the Bundoran area of south Donegal, 151 in Killybegs as well as 165 in Glenties. More than 1300 are without power in the Drumshanbo/Arigna area,…

The Leas Cheann Comhairle and a Councillor in Donegal have welcomed funding to repair the necessary items at a playground in the Glenties area which was under threat of closure. With mounting repairs works and issues surrounding insurance costs, the local committee that is currently responsible for its upkeep are…

Whereas some projects in Donegal in relation to flood defence programmes are making steady headway others such as the ones in Ballybofey and Stranorlar are not being treated with the same urgency.   That’s according to the Donegal TD and Leas Cheann Comhairle – Pat the Cope Gallagher.   After…

A Donegal Independent local election candidate is calling for action to combat what he says the high level of youth emigration from the Ardara/Glenties area of the county. Liam Whyte says a recent report by the Ardara/Glenties Primary Health Group has shown a 35% fall in the number of 20…

Donegal’s representation on the Republic of Ireland senior women’s squad now numbers four after Amy Boyle Carr was named in Colin Bell’s squad for two forthcoming friendly matches. The Glenties midfielder, who plays her club football with North Irish Women’s Premier Division side Sion Swifts joins Tyler Toland, Roma McLaughlin…

Cathal Corey is the new Sligo senior team boss. The Tyrone native, who previously managed a number of clubs in Tyrone, Donegal and Derry, was ratified at a County Board meeting last night, and takes over from Niall Carew. Corey previously led Naomh Conaill of Glenties to an Ulster club…

Kilcar have bridged a 24-year gap to claim the Dr Maguire Cup. They beat Naomh Conaill from Glenties-Fintown by seven points to four in a low-scoring and tense Michael Murphy Sport & Leisure Senior Championship decider at Mac Cumhaill Park in Ballybofey. Both sides managed just one point apiece in…