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It was certainly a snow filled morning all over the county

Some more great photos and video as Laois people go snow mad

Today was a really strange day. There are nine days left in March but yet, we had the biggest snowfall we've had in years. People...

Lovely video of the Rathdowney St Patrick’s Day parade

We're not over St Patrick's Day just yet. Last week we brought you unbeatable coverage of the parades around the county and the hits keep...
Ger Dunne, owner of Emmet Stores, says his business has been decimated

Mountmellick shop owner calls for compensation over ‘€30k lost revenue’

The owner of Emmet Stores in Mountmellick is calling for compensation to be paid to him by Laois Co Council as he claims he...
Signposts in Laois are under threat says county councillor

Heavy metal sign stealing epidemic continues

Road stop signs continue to be stolen around the county with eight signs having to be replaced around Portarlington in recent days. It had been...
Orla Dunne (left) and Olwyn Hanson after completing the Aer Arann half marathon last year in aid of the Temple Street Childrens Hospital

Laois girls fund-raising for latest half marathon on Aran Islands

Laois girls Olwyn Hanson and Orla Dunne are holding a fundraiser in Portlaoise tomorrow night ahead of their latest half marathon in the Aran...
O'Moore Park is covered in snow this morning

We’re walking in a Winter Wonderland (But it’s nearly April!!)

The people of Laois woke up covered in white fluffy stuff this morning. The night before brought snow - and lots of it. While it might...

Old Portlaoise church selected as part of Heritage Council scheme

An historic Portlaoise church has been selected as one of just seven sites to take part in the Adopt a Monument Scheme run by the...

Councillors vote to zone Laois a wind turbine-free county

Laois County Councillors have voted not to allow any part of the county be zoned for wind turbines, at their development plan meeting on...
It is snowing in parts of Laois this morning

Laois is waking up to snow this morning

Snow is falling in many areas around Laois this morning with a weather warning in place for the region. Met Eireann issued a yellow weather...

World Down Syndrome Day celebrated in Laois

World Down Syndrome Day is being celebrated today in Laois as Down Syndrome Centre Midlands Branch also reaches its first birthday. The midlands branch aims...
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