A round of applause greeted the sale of a rare Chinese moon flask discovered at a routine valuation at Blarney Castle for a hammer price of 610,000 at Sheppards in Durrow today.
Thu, 07 Nov, 2019
Gardaí have renewed their appeal to find a teenage boy missing since last month.
Tue, 27 Aug, 2019
The family of a 29-year old man who died while clearing trees for the construction of a wind farm has settled various legal actions for a substantial six-figure sum.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
Update: Jordan O'Driscoll has been located safe and well.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
Gardaí investigating the assault and false imprisonment of a security man in Co. Laois have made a third arrest.
Sun, 17 Dec, 2017
Met Éireann have issued a Status Yellow rainfall warning for 14 counties across the country tomorrow.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
A married couple from Co. Laois have collected a prize of €179,034 after they match five numbers plus the bonus in the Lotto draw last Wednesday, March 1.
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
Gardaí have seized around €230,000 worth of drugs and made five arrests in three counties.
Tue, 28 Feb, 2017
Gardaí have seized more than a quarter of a million euro worth of Cannabis herb at a checkpoint in Co. Laois.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017
Gardaí in Co. Laois are seeking the public's help in locating 32-year-old Tony Egan who is missing from Portarlington.
Thu, 22 Sep, 2016
Gardaí have arrested two men after recovering a firearm during an operation in Co Laois.
Sat, 27 Feb, 2016
Three people have been killed in a car crash in Co. Laois.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2015
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
Around €300,000 worth of cannabis has been seized in Co. Laois this morning.
Mon, 01 Dec, 2014
A parish priest, who was asked not to attend a Direct Provision centre in Co. Laois this morning, says he will go despite the request.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
Motorists making their way to Electric Picnic today are being advised to allow plenty of time for their journey and to avoid using sat navs.
Fri, 29 Aug, 2014
Three people have been taken to hospital after a garda car collided with another vehicle in Co. Laois.
Wed, 23 Jul, 2014
A number of Irish celebrities including Imelda May and actors Simon Delaney and Saoirse Ronan are among those who have put their names to a campaign to end fur farming in Ireland.
Fri, 11 Jul, 2014
A third person has been arrested by Gardaí investigating the suspected gangland murder of a man in Dublin.
Wed, 19 Feb, 2014
Fatboy Slim is headlining tonight’s main stage at the Electric Picnic in Co. Laois.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2013
The late British historian Robert Kee said the one certainty about history is that nothing is certain.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2013
The funeral is due to take place later in Co. Laois of murder victim Aoife Phelan.
Sat, 10 Nov, 2012
Gardaí are renewing their appeal for information following the disappearance of a 30-year-old woman in Co. Laois.
Wed, 31 Oct, 2012
Gardaí in Portlaoise are investigating the discovery of a man's body.
Mon, 10 Sep, 2012
The countdown is on to one of the last big music events of the summer.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2012
Final preparations are underway ahead of the annual Electric Picnic in Co. Laois this weekend.
A lorry has jack-knifed and shed its load on the M7 motorway in Co. Laois.
Fri, 04 May, 2012
A Labour Senator has said he is confident that the Abbeyleix Community Hospital will not be closed by the HSE.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2012
Two men remain in Garda custody this morning, in connection with a significant drugs haul in Co. Laois two days ago.
Sun, 20 Nov, 2011
Three men and a woman have been arrested after the discovery of a cannabis grow-house in Co. Laois.
Thu, 15 Sep, 2011
Traffic is heavy on the M7 this evening as thousands of revellers descend on Stradbally in Co. Laois for the Electric Picnic festival.
Fri, 02 Sep, 2011
A man in his 30s has died after he was struck by a train in Co. Laois this evening.
Sat, 30 Apr, 2011
Gardaí in Co. Laois are still questioning a man in connection with the death of a woman over the weekend.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2011
A man has died following an accident at his home in Portarlington in Co. Laois.
Fri, 26 Nov, 2010
Motorists are being warned of potentially dangerous road conditions in the coming days as temperatures are set to plummet from Thursday.
Tue, 23 Nov, 2010
The Gardai and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the death of a man in a farming accident in Co. Laois.
Wed, 16 Jun, 2010
Gardaí in Co. Laois have arrested two men in connection with a drugs seizure in the Rosenallis area.
Thu, 03 Jun, 2010
EXCELLENCE in pedigree cattle production was recognised at the presentation of the RDS Champion of Champion awards in Dublin.
Thu, 03 Dec, 2009
Gardaí in Co. Laois are investigating an armed raid at a Centra shop and filling station in Ballylinan.
Thu, 19 Nov, 2009
Thousands of music fans have one final day of revelry to look forward to in Co. Laois.
Sun, 06 Sep, 2009
Motorists are being advised to expect delays this morning, as the sixth annual Electric Picnic Festival gets underway in Stradbally in Co. Laois.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2009
Voting is continuing in the local, European and two Dublin by-elections and so far voter turnout is fluctuating between 20% and 40%.
Fri, 05 Jun, 2009
A 41-year-old man was arrested today in connection with the death of a mother-of-four in the Grand Canal last year.
Tue, 26 May, 2009
Two adults and a seven-month-old baby girl have died following three separate road crashes in Laois, Sligo and Roscommon.
Mon, 09 Mar, 2009
A man in his 40s has died after the car he was driving collided with a van in Co. Laois this morning.
The Independent Complaints Commission has found a pub in Co. Laois in breach of alcohol codes.
Sun, 08 Mar, 2009
Gardaí in Co. Laois investigating a fatal road crash yesterday morning are appealing for information.
Fri, 26 Dec, 2008
Two men have been killed in a crash overnight in Co Roscommon.
Sun, 03 Feb, 2008
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