Portlaoise author launches award-winning children’s book

By Stan Henderson PORTLAOISE children’s author Donna Mills recently launched her award-winning book at the local library. Donna’s rhyming book...

Laois SF politician slams “childish and embarrassing” council rows

By Carmel Hayes A SINN Féin councillor has condemned repeated rows at Laois County Council meetings as “embarrassing, childish and...

Gardaí renew appeal for missing Graigcullen man

GARDAÍ have renewed their appeal for a 61-year-old man, who has been missing from his home on the Laois/Carlow border...

Tuesday, 07/02/23 - 2:01pm Read More

Irish Pedigree Cattle Breeders win awards in Portlaoise


Tuesday, 07/02/23 - 12:39pm Read More

New deal secures Portlaoise sports hall for almost five years

By Carmel Hayes A NEW deal has secured the future of St Mary’s sports hall in Portlaoise for local groups,...

Monday, 06/02/23 - 7:52pm Read More

Mountrath teenager’s prize-winning poem features in new anthology

A CREATIVE Mountrath CS student has had her first poem published in an anthology, after winning first place in a...

Monday, 06/02/23 - 1:02pm Read More

Laois to get its first Biodiversity Officer

LAOIS is about to get its first biodiversity officer, whose role will be to protect wildlife and nature across the...

Monday, 06/02/23 - 10:18am Read More

Agriculture minister to attend Laois IFA meeting

AGRICULTURE Minister Charlie McConalogue will attend the AGM of Laois IFA, which will be held at 8pm this Thursday, 9...

Sunday, 05/02/23 - 8:38pm Read More

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