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#Laois

# laois - Sunday 27 November, 2016

"He just grew quieter and quieter and then there was silence" - family share heartbreak of son killed by drunk driver

Gillian and Ronan Treacy’s four-year-old son Ciarán was killed by a drunk driver in Co Laois in April 2014.

# laois - Saturday 26 November, 2016

'You could be wiped out at any moment': Irishman on fighting Isis in Syria

Joshua Molloy, a Laois native and ex-British soldier, was arrested when trying to return to Ireland.

# laois - Thursday 17 November, 2016

From The42 One of Laois' best-known hurlers retires from inter-county game at just 28 End Of The Road

One of Laois' best-known hurlers retires from inter-county game at just 28

Hip injuries have forced Willie Hyland to step away.

# laois - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Alan Kelly is properly miffed at suggestions a Tipperary rail line should close

It costs €550 for each passenger on the Ballybrophy line, compared to just 90 cent for each Dart passenger.

# laois - Monday 7 November, 2016

Two men arrested over 2012 murder of Gerard Eglington in Laois

The 27-year-old was shot in the Kilnacourt Woods housing estate.

# laois - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Garda investigation launched after man in his 50s dies in workplace incident

He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 10am.

A hotel in Laois has been voted the best in the world - and Condé Nast gets the location wrong

The magazine describes Ballyfin House as being located “an hour and a half north of Dublin”.

# laois - Monday 17 October, 2016

From The42 This brilliant goal in the final seconds denied Portlaoise a 10th consecutive Laois SFC title Electric Pick And Kick This post contains videos

This brilliant goal in the final seconds denied Portlaoise a 10th consecutive Laois SFC title

A first crown for Stradbally since 2005 by the narrowest of margins.

# laois - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Man guilty in case of marital rape in Co Laois

It is only the fourth case of marital rape in the state since the act was criminalised in 1990.

# laois - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Judge throws out allegedly fraudulent car crash case at request of Zurich Insurance

The court heard that the insurance cover policy was taken out 26 days before the accident.

# laois - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

"They've taken her bit of independence" - Son issues appeal after disabled mother's jeep stolen

Justin Kavanagh issued a public appeal on Facebook two weeks ago for help in locating his mother’s stolen jeep.

# laois - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge A Laois woman has appealed to local radio to find a man she met at Electric Picnic Love Story

A Laois woman has appealed to local radio to find a man she met at Electric Picnic

Looking for that lad with a “nice smile.”

# laois - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's what you need to know

It will rain. We’re sorry.

# laois - Monday 29 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge The town of Mountmellick was 'yarn bombed' ahead of Electric Picnic, and it looks wonderful Mountmellick

# laois - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'Imagine doing a day’s work for free and enjoying it'

Glen Murphy talks about his work for the Stradbally Woodland Railway in Laois.

# laois - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Three men charged after €290k cannabis haul in Laois

The men are aged from their mid-20s to mid-50s.

# laois - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Man convicted of killing housemate 'who failed to bring home ribs from the butcher'

Lithuanian Deivydas Zigelis stabbed his flatmate Alexander Karpovs when he returned from the butcher empty-handed.

# laois - Monday 20 June, 2016

From The42 Laois could face qualifier replay with Armagh after use of seven subs in Saturday's win Numbers Game

Laois could face qualifier replay with Armagh after use of seven subs in Saturday's win

The O’Moore county have been drawn to face Clare in the next round of the qualifiers.

# laois - Friday 10 June, 2016

69-year-old killed after his motorcycle hit a pole

No one else was injured in the collision.

From The42 'I've given up time with my son': Laois forward Walsh gutted after being cut from panel Tweet Frustration

'I've given up time with my son': Laois forward Walsh gutted after being cut from panel

Walsh let his annoyance boil over after being substituted at half-time of the defeat to Dublin.

# laois - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Several units and Garda helicopter involved in chase after stolen car refuses to stop

The incident took place last night along the M7 motorway towards Dublin.

# laois - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From The42 All-Ireland qualifier scheduled to clash with Ireland's Euro 2016 game against Belgium Double Booked

All-Ireland qualifier scheduled to clash with Ireland's Euro 2016 game against Belgium

The first-round draw was made this morning.

# laois - Sunday 5 June, 2016

From The42 Dooley to the fore as Offaly put Laois to the sword Keep The Faith

Dooley to the fore as Offaly put Laois to the sword

The Faithful County blew their opponents away with a superb second-half showing.

# laois - Thursday 2 June, 2016

From The42 McManamon and Macauley in for Dublin's big trip to Kilkenny to play Laois Due South

McManamon and Macauley in for Dublin's big trip to Kilkenny to play Laois

Jim Gavin has made just two changes to the league and All-Ireland football champions’ line-up.

# laois - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

From The42 James McCarthy raring to go on first Dublin road trip

James McCarthy raring to go on first Dublin road trip

And the Ballymun Kickhams man is confident the reigning All-Ireland champions will have no difficulties adjusting to unfamiliar surroundings on Saturday night.

# laois - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'I'm not as naturally talented as these young lads coming through' - Brogan

But the Dublin attacker is not prepared give up his jersey any time soon.

From The42 'Anything other than an All-Ireland is not going to be good enough' Holy Grail

'Anything other than an All-Ireland is not going to be good enough'

Galway defender David Collins insists the Tribesmen learned a lot from the League, even though it ended in relegation.

# laois - Saturday 21 May, 2016

From The42 Meath minors dump Dubs out of Leinster with 10-point win Royal Awakening

Meath minors dump Dubs out of Leinster with 10-point win

Elsewhere, Kildare and Laois also booked their spots in the last four of the provincial championship.

# laois - Saturday 2 April, 2016

From The42 Kerry hurlers are staying up in Division 1B after win over 12-man Laois Relegation Play-off

Kerry hurlers are staying up in Division 1B after win over 12-man Laois

Laois will now play Westmeath for a place in Division 1B next year.

# laois - Monday 28 March, 2016

Irish house buyers are once more willing to commute for over an hour to get to work…

As property prices continue to rise in the capital on foot of the Central Bank’s mortgage rules, buyers are willing to accept an extended commute to get to work.

# laois - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Motorcyclist dies after crash with car in Laois

The crash happened this evening at about 7.20pm.

# laois - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge We should all be following this decadent Laois baker on Snapchat Cupcake Porn

# laois - Monday 29 February, 2016

Man who raped pregnant woman jailed for seven and a half years

The woman was anally raped by him after a night out and said that she was devastated by the attack.

# laois - Friday 26 February, 2016

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night

An explosive device was found on the M7 motorway in Laois.

# laois - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Gardaí uncover firearms and suspicious devices after stop and search

The discovery was made earlier this evening in Co Laois.

# laois - Sunday 21 February, 2016

From The42 Fourteen-man Offaly dig deep to grind out vital win over Laois Border Battle

Fourteen-man Offaly dig deep to grind out vital win over Laois

The Faithful men faced an uphill battle in the second-half but succeeded to take the two points.

# laois - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Is this the most boring constituency in Ireland?

Just six candidates are running in three-seat Laois where many believe the result is a foregone conclusion.

# laois - Monday 15 February, 2016

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate

An eventful night at the University of Limerick.

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most Laois things that have ever happened De-laois-ious

14 of the most Laois things that have ever happened

Unlaois the beast.

# laois - Sunday 14 February, 2016

From The42 Ciaran Carey’s Kerry begin life in Division 1B with impressive seven-point win in Laois Kingdom Come

Ciaran Carey’s Kerry begin life in Division 1B with impressive seven-point win in Laois

An excellent start for the Limerick legend.

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