Unprepared walkers risking death on Galtee peaks

Unprepared and underdressed walkers on the Galtees are running the risk of serious injury or death, mountain rescue has warned.  Liz Browne, public relations officer...

Lyrenacarriga Wind Farm goes before An Bord Pleanála

The planning application for Lyrenacarriga Wind Farm in the West Waterford and East Cork area has been submitted to An Bord Pleanála, according to an...

Fermoy LEA has highest Covid rate in County Cork

While the Fermoy Local Electoral Area was showing to have the highest rate of Covid-19 per 110k population (549.4) in County Cork, this was...

Mixed feelings as schools close again

Cabinet agreed this week to a range of tighter public health measures including the closure of schools nationwide and a return to online and...

No cessation date for X8 yet from Bus Eireann

Bus Eireann, this week has increased a number of routes across Cork City, however, a cessation date for the X8 (Cork Dublin expressway) route has...

Covid figures surge – dates given for local vaccinations

With Covid-19 cases rampant throughout the country, a number of callers to The Avondhu this week firmly blamed 'non-compliance', 'parties', 'sheebeens' and 'lock-ins' for the...

Money laundering probe launched

Gardai raided a business premises in the Fermoy Garda District last week during a search operation targeting alleged money laundering in North Cork. 

Several water outages locally

Pike Road and surrounding areas of Fermoy saw water outages and traffic disruptions on Monday, December 14 due to valve installation works. There...

Tree of Hope brings cheer to Kildorrery

A spectacular 'tree of hope' has brought seasons greetings and cheer to Kildorrery this Christmas, as the year’s end approaches. 

Age Friendly Project lays down a positive benchmark

Eight specially made benches are the latest addition to Mitchelstown’s streetscape as the town makes good on its promise to be more age friendly. 

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