See who was in Portlaoise District Court last week

A man who caused €18,147 damage to a Portlaoise hotel, which included damaging the bridal suite, came before Portlaoise District court last Thursday.   Read reports from Portlaoise District Court that was held on Thursday 8 April in next week’s...

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Weekend read: Three complaints of illegal dumping lodged with Laois County Council a day

‘It’s a blight on our communities and the problem is not going to go away’ – Councillor Ollie Clooney. ‘Fine them and put their names on public display’ – Councillor John King.       By Joe Barrett Laois is...

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The death has taken place of Seamus (Jim) Fahy – Mountrath

Seamus (Jim) Fahy, Father O’Connor Crescent, Mountrath passed away peacefully on Saturday 10 April at the Midlands Regional Hospital Portlaoise...

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Sulky horse racing along public roads in Laois raised at meeting

‘If sulky racing is so popular then it needs to be regulated’ – Councillor Aisling Moran     By Joe...

Saturday, 10/04/21 - 4:19pm Read More

Weekend Read: Council sale of public land in Laois questioned

‘So instead of the council getting €1,125,000, we are getting €562,400 – half of what we could be getting’ –...

Saturday, 10/04/21 - 9:27am Read More

Laois councillors call for increased roll-out of Covid vaccination.

‘We need to get the jab out as quickly as possible’ – Councillor Noel Tuohy   By Joe Barrett Laois...

Friday, 09/04/21 - 4:43pm Read More

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