National News

4pm deadline for Brian O’Donnell to vacate Killiney family home

Solicitor Brian O'Donnell has a new deadline of 4pm today to vacate his home in Killiney, Co Dublin.Legal papers were nailed to the gate of his property on the Vico Road by representatives of receivers last night.The High Court yesterday...

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16 due in court in connection with Cork ‘fake car crashes’ probe

Sixteen people are due in court in Cork today following a garda investigation into the staging of fake car crashes...

Wednesday, 04/03/15 - 6:21am Read More

Joe O’Reilly applies to have murder conviction declared a miscarriage of justice

The Court of Appeal has reserved judgment on whether Joe O'Reilly can apply to have his conviction for murdering his...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 8:56pm Read More

Visiting restrictions continue at Tallaght Hospital

Visiting restrictions due to a flu outbreak at Tallaght Hospital in Dublin, have been maintained following a review.The hospital says...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 7:41pm Read More

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Edward Snowden wants to return to the US for a fair trial

Former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden says he wants to return to the US if he is guaranteed a fair...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 7:38pm Read More

US woman tells court Dwyer fantasised about killing Elaine O’Hara

A young American woman has testified that Graham Dwyer told her that he wanted to kill Elaine O'Hara if Ms...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 7:16pm Read More

Gardaí ‘pushed’ for Ian Bailey case

A former Garda inspector pushed for a harassment case against Ian Bailey despite concerns it would be difficult to prosecute,...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 7:03pm Read More

Arrests made in Dean Johnson murder probe

A man is being questioned by Gardaí in Dublin in connection with the murder of Dean Johnson in Clondalkin in...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 6:12pm Read More

Plain packaging for cigarettes passed by Oireachtas

Laws on the plain packaging of cigarettes have been passed by the Oireachtas.The bill will now be sent to the...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 5:49pm Read More

Five car pile-up on Limerick Tunnel

By David RaleighThe southbound bore of the Limerick Tunnel is closed following a five-car pile-up.The serious road crash - involving...

Tuesday, 03/03/15 - 5:24pm Read More

Waterford News

Supporting local communities

Waterford News & Star supporting local communities. Nice to receive two awards in Athlone today.

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Top three businesses to be chosen at Student Enterprise Awards final

THE Waterford City Student Enterprise Awards final are taking place at Dooley’s Hotel in Waterford city today. The Awards involved over...

Thursday, 26/02/15 - 9:42am Read More

Gardaí seek information on missing woman

GARDAÍ are seeking the assistance of the public to locate missing 39-year-old Louise Aldridge, who has not been seen since...

Tuesday, 24/02/15 - 10:58am Read More

suspect device not viable

The suspect device discovered in Ardmore Park, Ballybeg shortly after 11am this morning was declared not viable. As a precaution...

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More Waterford News

Devastating blow as roof of GAA club to be replaced

IN yet another devastating blow St Saviour’s GAA club fear the roof of the main building gutted in an arson...

Thursday, 19/02/15 - 4:11pm Read More

NAMA progressing Michael Street development

The proposed shopping centre development at Michael Street.
NAMA is expected to apply for planning permission for a significant retail development in the heart of Waterford city centre...

Thursday, 19/02/15 - 11:24am Read More

Witness: Attack like a scene from ‘American History X’

GIVING evidence at the William Moran murder trial, a witness has told the jury how the accused stamped on his...

Wednesday, 18/02/15 - 10:57am Read More

Water meters are on the way

  IRISH Water has announced that it will start installing water meters in Waterford in the coming weeks. Advance notification...

Friday, 13/02/15 - 5:16pm Read More

Award for GIY cookbook

THE GIY (Grow It Yourself) Cookbook ‘Grow Cook Eat’ launched by author and founder of GIY, Dunmore East man, Michael Kelly...

Wednesday, 11/02/15 - 3:00pm Read More

Arrest in Garden Sheds case

GARDAI have arrested a 19 year old male in connection with a series of Garden Shed robberies that took place...

Wednesday, 11/02/15 - 9:29am Read More