# 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
Everything happening in Leinster House today.
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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.
# portlaoise - Friday 31 January, 2014
A passenger in the van was brought to hospital with injuries described as ‘not serious’.
The programme investigated the deaths of four babies at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.
# portlaoise - Thursday 30 January, 2014
The Health Minister also said that he went into politics “to fix the health system”.
Patient Focus is calling on the Minister for Health and Children to consider as a matter of urgency the need for a wider review of other maternity units also.
# portlaoise - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
The RTÉ Investigations Unit found that bereaved families were not told that investigations had taken place into their babies’ deaths.
# portlaoise - Monday 9 December, 2013
The Dublin champions won out at O’Connor Park in Tullamore yesterday.
Tommy Conroy and Mick Lillis gave their views on the clash at O’Connor Park.
# portlaoise - Sunday 8 December, 2013
Tomás Quinn and Diarmuid Connolly hit the vital points as the Dublin side defeated Portlaoise.
Who would claim the last senior provincial club title of the year?
# portlaoise - Monday 25 November, 2013
Castlebar Mitchels, St Vincent’s and Portlaoise all celebrated victory in the AIB provincial club football championships yesterday.
# portlaoise - Sunday 24 November, 2013
The Laois champions were victorious in O’Moore Park today.
It was an important day in the AIB provincial club championships.
# portlaoise - Sunday 17 November, 2013
The Laois champions needed extra-time before winning today’s quarter-final in Longford.
# portlaoise - Sunday 10 November, 2013
Shane Finan had been missing since Thursday.