Then minister of state for transport  Alan Kelly cycling on the old Glenbeigh to Caherciveen railway line last April after he launched the E4 million 26km greenway development for South Kerry. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

Lands needed to complete a €4 million greenway cycle route high over the Ring of Kerry are to be acquired through compulsory purchase order because g(...)

Jackie Healy-Rae’s remains receive a round of applause from hundreds of mourners as they are carried into his pub in Kilgarvan, Co Kerry, on Saturday evening. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

Hundreds of mourners gathered in Kilgarvan, Co Kerry, last night for the removal of the remains of former Independent TD Jackie Healy-Rae. From(...)

Kerry County Council hears that  during the boom,  17,600 houses were built between 2002 and 2007 and, of these, 7,600 were one-off houses in the countryside.

No more permission will be given for holiday homes in the Kerry countryside, a planning meeting has been told. The director of planning at Kerry Coun(...)

The new chair of Kerry County Council, Cllr John Brassil, FF, a pharmacist and engineer from Ballyheigue - a married man with three children - has already declared his interest in running in the next general election for Fianna Fáil.  Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A Fianna Fáil councillor has been elected to the chair of Kerry County Council with support from Fine Gael in a historic election signalling the end o(...)

Johnny Healy-Rae had a surplus of 1,415 votes in South and West Kerry.

Nothing could dwarf the performance of Independent father and son duo Danny and Johnny Healy-Rae in Killarney and South and West Kerry. Danny at the s(...)

Twenty-five small to medium subcontractors are owed substantial money by construction giant BAM for work on the Tralee bypass.

Twenty-five small to medium subcontractors are owed substantial money by construction giant BAM for work on the Tralee bypass, one of the few major(...)