# portlaoise - Today’s News
A van and motorbike collided at around 6am this morning.
# portlaoise - Yesterday’s News
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.
# portlaoise - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
GSOC have been informed and are sending a team of investigators to the scene.
# portlaoise - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
People Over Wind want to launch a legal challenge to An Bord Pleanála’s granting of planning permission for the Cullenagh Wind Farm project.
# portlaoise - Saturday 12 July, 2014
The hosts overturned a ten-point deficit to level matters in the 63rd minute.
# portlaoise - Saturday 21 June, 2014
She said the widening gap between the rich and the poor needs to be tackled.
The Cats now have a chance to avenge the defeat they suffered by 11 points earlier this season against Dublin.
White says if he is elected the next leader of the Labour party there will be no more “adjustment” of €2 billion or anything close to it.
# portlaoise - Thursday 29 May, 2014
Where to next?
# portlaoise - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
They COULD be.
# portlaoise - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
A further 261 are held in solitary confinement, some for 23 hours a day.
# portlaoise - Friday 25 April, 2014
Gardaí say the children were safe and sound and returned to their parents.
# portlaoise - Saturday 19 April, 2014
Roscommon produced a mature display of attacking football to take their place in the under-21 All-Ireland final.
# portlaoise - Friday 18 April, 2014
A man in a second car was arrested after the incident and has been released without charge.
# portlaoise - Friday 11 April, 2014
John Whelan says the EPA is ‘asleep at the wheel’.
# portlaoise - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Dessie Farrell’s side advance to face the Ulster champions at the All-Ireland semi-final stage.
There’s silverware up for grabs tonight in O’Moore Park. Follow the action here.
# portlaoise - Friday 28 March, 2014
The 47-year-old died in the crash on the M7 outside Portlaoise.
# portlaoise - Monday 24 March, 2014
The two young pups were found dumped behind a 10-foot wall last June.
# portlaoise - Friday 21 March, 2014
Dr James Reilly requested the watchdog to examine the “safety, quality and standards of services” following the deaths of a number of babies at Portlaoise Hospital.
# portlaoise - Saturday 15 March, 2014
The toddler was struck by a van at St Brigid’s Place just after midday.
# portlaoise - Thursday 13 March, 2014
The man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene early this morning.
# portlaoise - Monday 10 March, 2014
It is the second death since the publication of a report into the standard of maternity care at the hospital.
# portlaoise - Thursday 6 March, 2014
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Tony Holohan is to appear before the committee this morning. He published a review of the situation last month.
# portlaoise - Friday 28 February, 2014
Minister James Reilly published a report into the Portlaoise perinatal deaths this afternoon.
The Taoiseach was responding to the publication of a damning report today examining the deaths of four babies at Portlaoise Regional Hospital.
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation said today that a staffing deficit in the hospital’s maternity unit means employees are facing double the workload.
# portlaoise - Thursday 20 February, 2014
The men in their 20s were detained as part of an investigation into gangs.
# portlaoise - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
Prime Time Investigates looked into the deaths of babies at Portlaoise Hospital – the mother of Katelyn discovered that one baby was her daughter Katelyn.
# portlaoise - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
The Minister for Health appeared close to tears in the Dáil earlier.
# portlaoise - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Reilly was speaking after one family, whose tragic story was outlined in a Prime Time special last week, met with members of the Oireachtas earlier today.
Patrick Bruton had not been seen at his Laois home in almost five days.
Health Minister James Reilly has ordered a HSE investigation, but there have been calls to have health watchdog HIQA brought in straight away
# portlaoise - Sunday 2 February, 2014
TD Jerry Buttimer said the families involved deserve a “full and frank explanation”.
# portlaoise - Saturday 1 February, 2014
The helpline is open this weekend following an investigation into the deaths of four babies over six years at the hospital.
January is (finally!) over. Here are the nine things you need to know as your weekend – and February – begins.