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KERRY'S EYE THIS WEEK - Published Thursday 21st May, 2014

In this week’s

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A Tralee business woman was this week subjected to vile online attacks by anonymous internet bullies, leaving her devastated and humiliated - and forcing her to quit the internet.

Well-known beautician, Mary O'Donnell from Tralee, said footage of a mishap on RTE's Today Show last February resurfaced again on Friday - and the online abuse it prompted changed her life.

Thousands of homes all over mid Kerry are on course to have the worst year’s water service in living memory, with supply cut off or interrupted eighteen times - almost once every week - already this year.

Over 40 residents living between Farranfore and Killarney are gearing up for a major battle with a private company over a planned waste factory bigger in size than Croke Park.

The Sheehy family from Cloonbeg Terrace in Tralee have a long tradition of Kerry football and this week they donated three All-Ireland winning footballs which have been in their family for years.

Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney will be officially listed as part of Ireland’s bid to host the Rugby World Cup in 2023, it was confirmed this week. Former Tanaiste, Dick Spring, is heading up the country’s World Cup bid team, and said that Fitzgerald Stadium will be listed as one of the stadia across the 32 counties being put forward as match venues.

 

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