A man who wielded a sledgehammer as he took part in the looting of a local supermarket during the blizzards of Storm Emma last year has been jailed for 18 months.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
All-Star hurler and former young hurler of the year Cathal Barrett has been banned from driving for two years after being convicted of being intoxicated in charge of a car.
Wed, 19 Sep, 2018
The extreme weather this year could lead to a rise in food prices.
Mon, 27 Aug, 2018
The young Cork man paralysed after a freak accident during snowstorm Emma earlier this year has spoken of his wish to continue his love of sports and compete in the paralympics in the future.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2018
Storm Emma hit Irish retailers for tens of millions of euros as the snow and winds kept customers away from the shops, figures indicate.
Tue, 15 May, 2018
Mon, 14 May, 2018
The growth in consumer spending “underwhelmed somewhat” last month, even as shoppers were able to get out and spend following the havoc caused by Storm Emma in previous months, a leading survey has found.
The Peter Mc Very Trust says that the response to Storm Emma was a major factor in the reduction of rough sleeper numbers.
Fri, 20 Apr, 2018
Sinn Féin wants to bring in legislation which would prevent companies from opening during severe weather events.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2018
The Taoiseach is honouring a number of organisations and people who went above and beyond during Storm Ophelia and Storm Emma.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
St Patrick's Day falling on a weekend and an early Easter at the end of the month helped to boost the numbers.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
Over 2,000 new blood donors have come forward in the aftermath of Storm Emma.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
More than €50,000 has been raised in under 18 hours for a young Cork teenager who was severely injured during Storm Emma in March.
Thu, 22 Mar, 2018
A Cork family have been blown away by the response to a GoFundMe page set up for a teen injured during Storm Emma.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018
Nine out of 10 people think the red weather alert issued by Met Éireann during Storm Emma was justified.
Some may have assumed “global warming” means that snow events in March were a thing of the past.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018
I am writing to express my concern over the very dangerous loss of basic services in the Rosslare/Broadway areas.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2018
We Irish trudged through snow and blizzards during Storm Emma to ensure everyone was safe and warm.
Sat, 10 Mar, 2018
Latest: Irish Water says 2,450 customers remain without a water supply.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
By Stephen Cadogan
Thu, 08 Mar, 2018
By Karen Walsh
Insurance companies are being urged to prioritise farmers who've been hit by Storm Emma after the Beast from the East ravaged the country last week.
Events of natural disaster can bring out the very best in people. This has been exemplified within Irish society the past week and in particular within our health services.
Latest: Irish Water says 16,000 are without water in counties Tipperary, Galway, Wexford and Leitrim.
Wed, 07 Mar, 2018
There is an urgent appeal for blood donations following last week's storm.
Tue, 06 Mar, 2018
The Dublin Region Homeless Executive is to carry out a review after last week's extreme weather.
One exotic bird has been returned to his home in Marlay Park in Dublin following Storm Emma.
Severe pressure on health and water services are being tackled by staff nationwide as the massive clean-up continues in the aftermath of Storm Emma.
Water rationing is to be introduced across Dublin overnight as widespread leaks, caused by burst pipes during freezing temperatures, led to major shortages.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
30 staff members employed at the Lidl store in Tallaght which was looted during Storm Emma have been redeployed to other stores in the area.
Water restrictions and pressure on hospital services will continue in the coming days and weeks in the aftermath of the Storm Emma, writes Juno McEnroe.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has warned officials may "find people dead in their homes in the coming days" when isolated areas are cleared of snow and elderly people are checked on.
Sun, 04 Mar, 2018
Storm Emma left its mark on the country this week bringing with it the largest snowfall we have witnessed in years.
Community spirit was alive in Co Kildare today as hundreds helped clear the snow ahead of Monday's return to school.
Leave it to the Irish to make the most of a four-day snowstorm that forced the country into lockdown.
Storm Emma brought with it a snow storm that the country will remember for a long time to come.
There was a lot of happy school kids this week as Storm Emma forced schools to shut across the UK and Ireland.
Storm Emma has forced a lot of GAA match cancellations across the country this week and our European friends across the water were no different.
We may have been unable to get around the country in the past couple of days, but we haven't been wasting our time, what with all this snow about.
Dublin's Bull Bridge will be closed for several hours later today.
The President of the Irish Farmers Association says dairy farms are facing a crisis due to the current weather conditions.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
Latest: Eight men arrested after two supermarkets were looted in Dublin during Friday's blizzards have been charged with theft, burglary and trespassing offences, Gardaí have said.
Latest: Residents in Cork city have been advised to conserve water amid fears of possible supply restrictions over the coming hours as the thaw sets in.
Icy roads will continue to cause treacherous driving conditions across vast swathes of the UK today, but a gradual thaw is setting in.
By Eamon Quinn
The public has been warned of flooding across many areas as the thaw after Storm Emma begins.
Despite some challenges, we’re in better economic shape than the last time a big freeze hit, says Jim Power.
The lack of a print edition of the Irish Examiner yesterday was one of the very rare occasions in the newspaper’s history not to print.
A teenager who suffered life-changing neck injuries in a fall while taking photos of the snow is expected to be transferred to Dublin for specialist treatment.
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