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#Portlaoise

# portlaoise - Yesterday’s News

From The42 'To leave at a young age to go to the opposite side of the world and succeed, it takes a special person' AFL Stars

'To leave at a young age to go to the opposite side of the world and succeed, it takes a special person'

Former coaches on the rise of the two Irish stars chasing Australian Rules glory on Saturday.

# portlaoise - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward

The medical ward at Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise is no longer accepting new patients.

# portlaoise - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Fourth resident at Laois nursing home dies after contracting Covid-19

On Monday, three residents were confirmed to have died at Kilminchy Lodge Nursing Home in Portlaoise.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

# portlaoise - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Reigning senior champions triumph as Laois and Offaly action resumes after lockdown

Portlaoise and Ferbane amongst the winners as the senior football action returned.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Man charged following seizure of handgun during search of car in Portlaoise

The seizure was made during a search of a car yesterday afternoon.

# portlaoise - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Three people charged after drugs worth €550,000 were seized in Portlaoise

Cannabis and cocaine were seized by gardaí on Wednesday.

# portlaoise - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Gardaí make three arrests following seizure of €555,000 worth of cocaine and cannabis

Officers were responding to reports of suspicious behaviour.

# portlaoise - Monday 10 February, 2020

From The42 GAA re-fix football league games for next weekend after Storm Ciara caused postponements Rained Off

GAA re-fix football league games for next weekend after Storm Ciara caused postponements

The weather has also caused havoc on the Ulster schools GAA scene.

# portlaoise - Friday 24 January, 2020

Drugs worth €59,000 seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre

The illegal drugs were concealed in parcels originating in Ethiopia

# portlaoise - Monday 20 January, 2020

Family concerned for welfare of man (27) missing from Laois for four days

It is believed Helbijs Lejins may be in the Dublin area.

# portlaoise - Saturday 23 November, 2019

From The42 Eire Og reach first Leinster club football championship final in 21 years Happy Days

Eire Og reach first Leinster club football championship final in 21 years

They defeated 13-man Portlaoise in MW Hire O’Moore Park this evening.

# portlaoise - Monday 11 November, 2019

From The42 'Both teams would have been happy with the replay rather than it be settled on penalties' Spot Kicks

'Both teams would have been happy with the replay rather than it be settled on penalties'

Portlaoise’s Craig Rogers kicked the winning spot kick to book their place in the Leinster SFC semi-finals.

# portlaoise - Monday 26 August, 2019

Brexit won't affect how you send letters, but your consumer rights for UK purchases may change

Minister of State Helen McEntee was in Portlaoise Mail Centre today to monitor preparations.

# portlaoise - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Tommy O’Connell scores 1-10 as Cork beat Kilkenny to book All-Ireland U20 final spot

Denis Ring’s side will now face Tipperary or Wexford in the first-ever All-Ireland U20 hurling final.

# portlaoise - Sunday 7 July, 2019

From The42 As it happened: Meath vs Clare, All-Ireland SFC qualifiers Liveblog

As it happened: Meath vs Clare, All-Ireland SFC qualifiers

We went minute-by-minute as Meath and Clare went head-to-head at O’Moore Park.

# portlaoise - Friday 21 June, 2019

Search continues this morning for missing Portlaoise man after two arrested on suspicion of murder

Gardaí and the Defence Forces are searching an area at the Rock of Dunamase near Portlaoise.

# portlaoise - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Man (30s) and teenager arrested on suspicion of murder as part of search for missing person

A search of an area in Portlaoise is to continue tomorrow with the assistance of the Defence Forces.

# portlaoise - Saturday 25 May, 2019

From The42 Cluxton, McCaffrey return as Dublin recall big guns for Louth clash Team News

Cluxton, McCaffrey return as Dublin recall big guns for Louth clash

Darren Gavin is also in line to make his Championship debut after being named in midfield.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

# portlaoise - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in

The gang were armed with screwdrivers and sledgehammers.

# portlaoise - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Train disruptions at Kildare-Portlaoise, Belfast, and Pearse Station this weekend

There are three separate disruptions to train services this weekend – here’s a run through of what’s planned.

# portlaoise - Saturday 16 February, 2019

# portlaoise - Monday 26 November, 2018

From The42 'We'll pay them the respect they deserve' - David vs Goliath in Leinster senior final Worlds Apart

'We'll pay them the respect they deserve' - David vs Goliath in Leinster senior final

Crokes defeated Portlaoise in yesterday’s semi-final.

# portlaoise - Sunday 25 November, 2018

From The42 Portlaoise have stoppage-time penalty saved as Kilmacud advance to first Leinster final since 2010 Narrow Win

Portlaoise have stoppage-time penalty saved as Kilmacud advance to first Leinster final since 2010

The Dublin champions will face Longford’s Mullinalaghta in the Leinster club SFC final.

# portlaoise - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Eddie Brennan's 1-1 helps Graigue-Ballycallan into Leinster intermediate club final

The 40-year-old new Laois hurling manager is still going strong with his club.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

'It would have tainted it a bit getting knocked out first round in Leinster after winning the Dublin championship'

Paul Mannion and Kilmacud are aiming to make their mark in Leinster.

# portlaoise - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Gardaí investigating incident in which man was seen masturbating outside Laois school

The incident happened when the school was finishing up for the day.

# portlaoise - Monday 16 July, 2018

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

# portlaoise - Thursday 5 July, 2018

'We are very concerned': Appeal to trace man who left hospital in Portlaoise three months ago

Rafal Filipowicz left Portlaoise General Hospital at around 8.09am on 16 March and has not been seen since.

# portlaoise - Sunday 24 June, 2018

'If prison does not serve and rehabilitate offenders, they will return to life as before, or worse'

I think some people baulk a little when they hear reports of major improvements being made to prison conditions, and of resources being spent on education and training, writes Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Working at Liverpool and Sunderland, a return to Ireland and facing Dublin in a first Leinster final

Next Sunday is an occasion to savour for Portlaoise native Brian Glynn.

# portlaoise - Friday 30 March, 2018

Appeal to help find man last seen near Midland Regional Hospital

The 30-year-old was last seen on 21 March.

# portlaoise - Monday 5 March, 2018

Cannabis worth €230,000 found in wicker box and toys at Portlaoise Mail Centre

The drugs were found with the help of detector dog Stella.

# portlaoise - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Connolly nets twice as Nemo see off Slaughtneil after extra-time to reach All-Ireland decider

Corofin now await the Cork champions in the final.

# portlaoise - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Laois county board propose formation of second GAA club in Portlaoise

The additional club would cater for underage teams only.

# portlaoise - Monday 18 December, 2017

Man arrested over assault of Irish Rail worker who was locked in boot for 9 hours

The security worker was approached by a number of men as he arrived for work.

# portlaoise - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Rural pub gets award for giving punters a lift home to avoid drink-driving

The Portlaoise Treacy’s Bar and Restaurant has an eight-seater mini-van.

# portlaoise - Friday 15 December, 2017

Two men arrested after Irish Rail security worker locked in car boot for nine hours

The incident occurred at around 5am on 5 December at Kilbricken, Mountrath, Co Laois.

# portlaoise - Sunday 3 December, 2017

'Save our A&E': Thousands attend protest to protect services at Portlaoise hospital

It has been proposed that the hospital be downgraded.

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