The scene of the tragic accident near Magheraroarty, Co Donegal where four young men lost their lives on Sunday night. Photograph: North West Newspix

As the first real dusting of winter snow nestled on its hills and valleys, a cold stillness of grief and loss hung over West Donegal on Monday. The p(...)

A man pours water over one of the beached whales on Ballyness Beach today.

Hopes are fading for the survival of any members of a pod of 13 pilot whales which beached in Co Donegal yesterday. Locals mounted two rescue missions(...)