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Our pick of the top stories of the week


Lucky Laois winner lands €50k in Prize Bonds draw

One lucky winner from Laois has scooped €50,000 this week

Not for the faint-hearted

This well-known Laois man completed a gruelling Double Ironman challenge last weekend

Laois man set to attend the Royal Wedding

This famous vet from Ballyfin was on the extremely-coveted invite list for the Royal event of the year

Popular Laois pub comes on the market

This is one of the most popular pubs in Port


Laois hurlers defeat Antrim

A 14-man Laois win over Antrim to throws Joe McDonagh Cup hopes a lifeline

Laois basketball star on Ireland U-18 championship squad

This Portlaoise Panthers star has been chosen on Ireland U-18 European Championship squad

Abuse towards referees

Laois GAA secretary warns clubs over ‘alarming increase’ in abuse towards referees

Cumann na Bunscol fever

Cumann na Bunscol fever took over O’Moore this week and we have all the results from Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.


This is what I’m studying

Meet the Portlaoise man studying in GMIT

Laois Rose interview 

This week’s Sunday interview with the new Laois Rose Grainne Hogan


Laois loss to Kerry

Jack Nolan had a lot to say about Laois’s loss to Kerry last weekend


Father Paddy’s column this week was on Angels being a gift from God


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Siún Lennon joined LaoisToday in a full-time capacity after studying Journalism and New Media in the University of Limerick. She hails from Rosenallis and her interests vary from news, sports and politics.