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Monroe, Louisiana is located in Ouachita Parish. Zip codes in Monroe, LA include 71211, 71207, and 71201. The median home price in Monroe is $137,500 which is roughly $77/per square foot. More Monroe information.

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Local news for Monroe, LA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

4 hrs ago | The News-Star

ULM's convocation greets fledgling Warhawks

The University of Louisiana at Monroe hosts the 2014 Convocation ceremony-the official kickoff for the 2014-15 academic year.

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8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Video Voyeur Susan Wilson true-story movie

Video Voyeur The Susan Wilson Story is a fact-based movie based on the true story of Susan Wilson and Steven W. Glover.

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13 hrs ago | The News-Star

Four qualify for 5th District race on first day

Four qualify for 5th District race on first day Four candidates expected to file paperwork to run for the 5th District have registered Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oRzB6a Four of the six candidates expected to file paperwork to run in the Nov. 6 primary for the 5th Congressional District have registered so far.

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14 hrs ago | The News-Star

Woman threatens to kill man while being taken to OCCWoman threatens...

Woman threatens to kill man while being taken to OCC A woman reportedly made repeat threats to kill her boyfriend while being taken to OCC Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oR5vzu A woman accused of domestic abuse reportedly made repeat threats to kill her boyfriend while being taken to Ouachita Correctional Center.

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14 hrs ago | The News-Star

Girlfriend of jailed man tries to contact victimGirlfriend of jailed...

Girlfriend of jailed man tries to contact victim A woman was arrested after attempting to make contact with another woman set to testify against her jailed boyfriend Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/VFlN1D A Monroe woman was arrested Tuesday after attempting to make contact with a victim who was set to testify against her ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | SFGate

Monroe school turf construction hits new delays

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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20 hrs ago | The News-Star

LSP: Georgia, California men face drug chargesLSP: Georgia,...

LSP: Georgia, California men face drug charges A Georgia man and a California man face several drug charges after being arrested Tuesday Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oNt7VY A man from Georgia and one from California were arrested by Louisiana State Troopers in Monroe early Tuesday morning and face several drug charges.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

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"She Loves You" by Jude Southerland Kessler Released on Ebook

Jude Southerland Kessler is pleased to announce that her third book, She Loves You, is now available for Kindle readers and will soon be available for all Ebook formats.

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The News-Star

Our view: Task force brings peace of mindOur view: Task force brings...

Our view: Task force brings peace of mind For two weeks, a strong police presence led to many arrests and a sense of safety.

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MedCamps Fun Shoot, dinner, auction SaturdayMedCamps Fun Shoot,...

MedCamps Fun Shoot, dinner, auction Saturday The 20th Annual Fun Shoot Flights are 8 a.m. and 11 am.

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Our view: Stemming the tide of STDs in LouisianaOur view: Stemming...

Our view: Stemming the tide of STDs in Louisiana We're distressed to learn that Louisiana is among the nation's leaders in STDs Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oOMpu5 When it comes to learning about - and practicing - safe sex, it appears that northeastern Louisiana still has quite a bit of a way to go.

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Caldwell sues State Farm over repair practices

Caldwell sues State Farm over repair practices Caldwell says State Farm illegally forces repair shops to install unsafe parts on vehicles Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oOfFRv Attorney General Buddy Caldwell today filed a lawsuit charging that State Farm is illegally forcing automobile body repair shops to install unsafe ... (more)

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Jindal, Graphic Packaging announce $41.5M investment

Jindal, Graphic Packaging announce $41.5M investment Jindal says $41.5M investment will help retain the company's 1,340 jobs in West Monroe Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/VCSlJn Graphic Packaging plans to invest $41.5 million to upgrade its production machinery at the company's West Monroe paper mill, which the company and ... (more)

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Walsworth survives ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Walsworth survives ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Frigid Walsworth challenges Kostelka, Riser, Thompson to Ice Bucket Challenge Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/VCBC98 State Sen. Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe, takes the Ice Bucket Challenge at Ouachita Valley Federal Credit Union on Tuesday.

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The News-Star

Husband, wife faces drug and weapons chargesHusband, wife faces drug...

Husband, wife faces drug and weapons charges A Monroe husband and wife are arrested and accused of several drug and weapons charges Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1oNhMFl A tip about illegal narcotic use with a juvenile in the home led to the arrest of a husband and wife early Monday evening in Monroe.

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Lexerd Capital Management LLC Acquires Glenwood Townhomes, Renames Complex Shadow Glen

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. This is the most recent acquisition by Lexerd in its Lexerd Capital Partners High Yield Fund.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The News-Star

ULM welcomes students with fried fish, frisbees

The Wesley Foundation and the Campus Activities Board host Monday's Week of Welcome event, Fish Fry and Frisbees, in Bayou Park of the University of Louisiana at Monroe.

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Affiliated sues Envoy, execs for $20 million

Affiliated sues Envoy, execs for $20 million Affiliated Mortgage claims Envoy Mortgage and its executives stole 'trade secrets' used to put Affiliated out of business.

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The News-Star

Hometown NewsHometown NewsHometown News publishes daily in the...

Hometown News Hometown News publishes daily in the features section with birthdays, anniversaries and meeting briefs.

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Landrieu courts blacks, women in Monroe

Landrieu courts blacks, women in Monroe Landrieu campaigns in Monroe, says flight expense mistake 'shouldn't have happened.'

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