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Grand Isle, Louisiana is located in Jefferson Parish. Zip codes in Grand Isle, LA include 70358. The median home price in Grand Isle is $239,000. More Grand Isle information.

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Monday Aug 25 | NOLA.com

Outdoors Mailbag: Crabbing, red snapper and access to tidal waters

Crabbers on boats, like Stephanie Olaya, aren't short on areas to target blue crabs along the Louisiana coast, but land-based crabbers have options as well.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Plans underway for Eugene Street in Mid City

A man was shot and killed by police after allegedly trying to rob a convenience store four miles from Ferguson, MO.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Dashcam video shows fiery I-10 accident as it happens

A video posted Sunday to YouTube shows the moment when a Lincoln Towncar and an 18-wheeler collided last Monday on I-10 in Gulfport.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Amazing video shows what Louisiana's shallow-water redfish action looks like from a drone

This video is sheer awesomeness. It shows two anglers targeting Louisiana redfish the most enjoyable way that exists to catch them -- damning the depths and getting in scary-skinny water to hunt them with your eyes.

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The Times-Picayune

Amazing video shows what Louisiana's shallow-water redfish action looks like from a drone

This video is sheer awesomeness. It shows two anglers targeting Louisiana redfish the most enjoyable way that exists to catch them -- damning the depths and getting in scary-skinny water to hunt them with your eyes.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

NOLA.com

Keeper white trout biting every cast off Grand Isle fishing pier

While 732 men, women and children paddled around Grand Isle's Caminada Pass, hoping to get a Cajun sleigh ride from a bull redfish, Joel Masson slipped behind them on the pier that juts out into the pass near Bridge Side Marina and walloped the white trout.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

NOLA.com

Low bidders announced for Fourth Street Bridge overhaul, bridge repairs near Grand Isle

The 4th Street Bridge is Harvey will get a major overhaul of its electrical and hydraulic systems.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

NOLA.com

BP contractor agreement contributes to rise in Grand Isle ambulance service revenues, audit finds

Grand Isle 's ambulance service saw a $267,426 increase in revenues last year in part, due to a contract with a private entity, according to its annual audit.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

NOLA.com

Louisiana's trespass laws lock anglers out of most coastal marshes

Louisiana is known as the Sportsman's Paradise, and its a moniker that's well-deserved.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

WWL-TV New Orleans

Breeding the perfect oyster?

There are rare oysters in Grand Isle. We saw some of them with long time Oysterman Jules Melancon.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Heart of Louisiana: Sunrises

Long before daybreak, the moon has been reflecting the sunlight that's hiding beyond our horizon.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Analysis: Slow speckled-trout action in some areas has one main cause

Charles Dickens' telling of the French Revolution had nothing on Louisiana's 2014 speckled-trout summer.

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The Times-Picayune

5 items to watch at the Jefferson Parish Council meeting Wednesday

Two weeks after their quick and breezy annual meeting at Grand Isle, the seven members of the Jefferson Parish Council are rolling up their sleeves and getting down to business.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

NOLA.com

Wayne Nocito retires after serving Jefferson Parish since 1994

Wayne Nocito was the Jefferson Parish director of parkways for 17 years and director of Parc Des Familles for three years received recognition at as recent parish council meeting held in Grand Isle.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

WWL-TV New Orleans

New program tells you exactly where the fish you are eating came from

With a click of button you can now find out where your dinner came from and the innovative program is already making a big slash in the local fishing industry.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

NOLA.com

Popular South Louisiana fishing area now off-limits to anglers

Casey Brunning loves the marshes of lower Lafourche Parish, but he and other kayak anglers are no longer allowed to fish there.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Grand Isle guide says speckled-trout action is worst he's ever seen

Veteran Grand Isle guide Danny Wray says he never thought speckled-trout fishing could get as bad as it's been this year.

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