School bags a weighty issue

ONE of Ireland’s leading chiropractors has warned of the long term dangers of young school children being forced to carry school bags that are way too heavy for them. John Dineen of Dynamic Chiropractic says that children as young as...

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Thousands without electricity

AROUND 3,800 ESB customers in Waterford are currently without an electricity supply due to faults. Two major faults occurred at power station at Kilcarragh at 9.30 this morning, which covers rural areas of Dunmore East, Passage, Cheekpoint and back into the...

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Arrests following Garda Operation

AS part of Operation Thor/Storm, which took place in Waterford yesterday, nine people were arrested and a suspected brothel was...

Wednesday, 19/09/18 - 9:08am Read More

Duffy enters Aras race

Dragon Den businessman Gavin Duffy successfully won his fourth nomination at a special meeting in Waterford. Waterford City and County...

Friday, 14/09/18 - 1:11pm Read More

Drugs seized following car search

APPROXIMATELY €52,000 worth of drugs were sized by Gardaí following a search of a car on the outskirts of the...

Monday, 10/09/18 - 9:54am Read More

Waterford Rose of Tralee subjected to racial abuse

GARDAI in Kilkenny are investigating claims that the Rose of Tralee was subjected to racist abuse at a fast food...

Tuesday, 28/08/18 - 9:05am Read More

Woman hospitalised following house fire

AN elderly woman was hospitalised having suffered minor burns following a fire at her home in The Folly, in the...

Thursday, 16/08/18 - 3:57pm Read More

Murder investigation underway

GARDAI have confirmed that a murder investigation is underway following the death of a 25 year old. Jack Power from...

Friday, 27/07/18 - 8:15am Read More

Man arrested following assault at city home

A TWENTY-one-year-old woman has been released from University Hospital Waterford but it is understood will need further treatment in Cork...

Tuesday, 17/07/18 - 4:06pm Read More

Editorial: Taking a stand for The Fourth Estate

THE Fourth Estate has for centuries been accorded a certain respect as a key element of democracy – similar to...

Monday, 16/07/18 - 7:39pm Read More

Young man dies days after assault

Gardaí in Waterford investigating a serious assault have confirmed that the injured man has died. Damien O’Brien, aged 27, received...

Friday, 13/07/18 - 7:12pm Read More

Jail for man who funded Islamic State

A TWO-and-a-half year jail sentence has been imposed on a 26 year-old man who pleaded guilty at Waterford  Circuit Court...

Thursday, 05/07/18 - 4:37pm Read More

Council posts no swim notice at The Cove in tramroe

WATERFORD City and County Council, in partnership with Irish Water, repaired a fault to a pumping station at The Cove,...

Thursday, 28/06/18 - 4:22pm Read More

Car stolen during burglary

GARDAÍ are investigating after a car was stolen during the course of a burglary at a house in a Dunmore...

Wednesday, 27/06/18 - 4:15pm Read More

Bring Your Own Chair to Tallow

THE meeting room at the Leonard Fraser Park in Tallow be a hive of activity, creativity and fun this Saturday...

Wednesday, 30/05/18 - 2:40pm Read More

Man sustained head injury during assault

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Dungarvan, which left a married man in a critical condition. Gardaí...

Sunday, 27/05/18 - 9:14pm Read More

Waterford votes yes

REPEALED, repealed, repealed was shouted triumphantly as Waterford became part of history with a landslide victory for the yes side...

Saturday, 26/05/18 - 2:35pm Read More

Yes in the lead

A SMALL number of no voters remain at the Waterford count centre as tally figures indicate the yes side is...

Saturday, 26/05/18 - 12:23pm Read More

Voting continues on abortion referendum

MEN and women continue to turn out in their droves in Waterford city and county to cast their votes on...

Friday, 25/05/18 - 5:17pm Read More

Steady flow of voters turn out

VOTING on the 8th Amendment Referendum is well underway in Waterford with turnout steadily increasing as the hours go by...

Friday, 25/05/18 - 11:32am Read More