ONE north Kerry community could find itself locked out of its local GAA pitch due to drunken teens leaving the sportsfield strewn with broken glass and empty beer cans every weekend.
A YOUNG Tralee boy scout has been hailed as a hero after he rescued a mother and child who got into difficulty while swimming in West Kerry.
FEARS of a surge in numbers of a highly-venomous fish have been sparked on the north Kerry coast after at least one angler hooked no fewer than three in one night this week.
HUNDREDS in the Finuge area are this week reading a harrowing document setting out what local wind farm protesters claim are the shocking health implications of renewable energy technology worldwide.
NEWLYWEDS Omar Proty and Shauna Drummond from Michigan, USA were among the hundreds that lined the breakwater last Sunday in Dingle to witness the staging of one of the West Kerry's proudest traditions, the Dingle Regatta.
BALLYLONGFORD remains wide open to flooding ahead of high tides next month with no plans for a permanent structure to protect the village in place.
TRALEE gardaí are investigating a serious sexual assault that allegedly took place in the town last Thursday night.
TRALEE gardaí are hunting a gang of vandals who damaged a number of parked cars in the Monavalley area in the early hours of last Friday morning.
LOCALS rushed to aid lifeguards and paramedics on Inch Beach on Thursday evening as two nuns lost their lives in one of the worst tragedies in decades at the blue flag facility.
THIS year's Rose of Tralee has been hailed as a huge success with close to 100,000 people visiting the town over the last week, pumping some €6 million into the local economy.