Laois houses selling faster in past three months

THE time it takes to sell the average house in Laois has fallen by five weeks in the past three months, according to a national property survey. The latest REA Average House Price Survey found that the average time taken...

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Solicitor acknowledged that her client had “put the whole of Stradbally at jeopardy” on the day

‘It was a miracle that someone wasn’t killed’ – Judge Staines A LAOIS man whose 12-minute stretch of dangerous driving...

Monday, 28/09/20 - 10:38am Read More

Laois off the list today with 430 new Covid cases nationwide

NO deaths and 430 confirmed Covid-19 cases nationwide were announced this evening. Laois is not listed today among counties with...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 7:01pm Read More

Speeding survey on busy Laois road

A SPEED survey will be carried out on a busy road in Portarlington, following complaints about high traffic speeds in...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 4:09pm Read More

Stanley slams ‘alarming’ lack of spending oversight in HSE

LAOIS TD and chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Brian Stanley has strongly criticised what he calls ‘a lack...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 3:18pm Read More

Trick or Treat for Temple Street

LAOIS families, friends and communities are being asked to ‘eat, drink and be scary’ in aid of Temple Street children’s...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 1:32pm Read More

Breach of safety order struck out

Image for illustration purposes only A CHARGE of breaching a safety order has been struck out against a 49-year-old man...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 12:43pm Read More

Cyclists take to the roads for sun- kissed bike week

By Chris Fingleton BIKE week took place in towns and villages across Laois before the brakes were put on it...

Sunday, 27/09/20 - 12:35pm Read More

Laois has six new Covid-19 cases after two clear days

SIX new cases of Covid-19 in Laois were announced this evening. It is a disappointing increase, following two successive days...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 7:28pm Read More

Death notice for Teresa Conroy, Ballydavis, Portlaoise

The death has occurred of Teresa Conroy (née Sawyer) Ballydavis, Portlaoise, Laois / Clonaslee, Laois The late Teresa ConroyConroy (nee...

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Prison Service mourns one of its finest officers

By Pat Delaney THE Irish Prison Service lost one of its finest former staff members with the death of Stephen...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 4:25pm Read More

Be safe and be Seen

Pedestrians urged to be safe and be seen Image for illustration purposes onlyBy Ryan Dunne BE safe and be seen...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 2:41pm Read More

ST COLMAN’S NS, STRADBALLY CELEBRATES CONFIRMATION DAY

HAPPY families from St Colman’s NS, Stradbally enjoyed a wonderful Confirmation day, recently. The sun came out for the long-awaited...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 1:47pm Read More

Drunk learner driver arrested in Abbeyleix

A LEARNER driver who was stopped by gardaí in Abbeyleix this morning was ‘multiple times’ over the legal alcohol limit....

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Land cited as reason behind plouging move to Laois

The Laois Nationalist revealed on Tuesday 15 September that the county will host the 2021 World Ploughing Championships. The venue...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 12:45pm Read More

Legendary bonesetter Danny O’Neill celebrates his 90th birthday

Old timers in the Myshall area during the 1960s speculated that the gift was with the O’Neills for up to...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 11:32am Read More

Today’s Death Notices in Laois

The death has occurred of Philomena Condron (née Griffin) 6 St Brigid Square, Portarlington, Laois / Charleville, Cork Formerly of...

Saturday, 26/09/20 - 11:23am Read More

326 new Covid cases nationwide but Laois is off the list

LAOIS is not listed again today among counties with significant numbers of new Covid-19 cases. This means that Laois either...

Friday, 25/09/20 - 6:46pm Read More