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Our pick of the Top Stories of the Week


Sky-high rental prices 

The cost of rental properties in Laois continues to surge

Foetal monitor concerns in Portlaoise Hospital

A recent HSE report issued concerns over foetal monitors used in 11 hospitals including Portlaoise

Top earning solicitors on the Legal Aid in Laois

REVEALED: The top earning Laois solicitors on the Legal Aid system

Enterprise in Laois

Enterprise in Laois has been discussed heavily this week, with Enterprise Ireland and IDA visiting the county, and a multi-million euro urban regeneration plan secured for Portlaoise


Horse racing

Our Duke is back on track after impressive win in Gowran

All-Ireland glory

There was All-Ireland College football glory for this Laois quintet

Shane Nerney, Evan Lowry and Martin Doyle all enjoyed All-Ireland glory today

LGFA scholarships

This Laois duo were awarded Leinster LGFA third level scholarships

Good news for Arles-Kilcruise

Arles-Kilcruise received a massive boost this week as a former Dr Crokes player transferred to the club

Laois man in League of Ireland 

This Clonaslee man is gearing up for his League of Ireland campaign with Waterford FC


Love is in the air!

This Late Late Show Valentine’s couple returned to the Laois location where love first blossomed

My Job and I 

National sports journalist Brendan O’Brien spoke about being on top of the sporting world 

Moment in Time

We threw it back to the stylish flares of the Mountmellick Dinner Dance in 2003


Father Paddy 

In this week’s column, Father Paddy wrote about what Lent is all about