Category: POLITICS

Broken Election Promise Kills One

A BROKEN election promise to secure 24/7 cardiac care in Waterford last year has tragically taken its first life this week after a local man died of cardiac arrest while being transferred to a real hospital in Cork. WWN is sad to confirm the untimely passing of 39-year-old Thomas Power, from Bell Lake near Dunmore East,… Read more »

Huge Step Forward In Irish Politics As Government Minister Gets His Local Garda Station Reopened

A TIMELY reminder that Irish politics has made huge strides since the days of parish pump politics has come in the form of Minister for Transport Shane Ross successfully reopening his local garda station in exchange for not completely pulling his support for the government. The previous era of parish pump politics, dominated by decisions… Read more »