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  1. Plan aims to elevate Ouachita Parish, attract newcomersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Star

    ... and its chief executive, Glen Post, put his weight behind Thursday's rollout at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. "It's crucial not to just talk about this, but to take action," Post told 200 or more people who attended the announcement. "We ...

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  2. MPD rolls out new SegwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News-Star

    MPD rolls out new Segways Segways will be used heavily at public events, including the fair and football games. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1ED6WKK Monroe Police Cpl.

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  3. Suspected Grambling shooter arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Suspected Grambling shooter arrested Monroe police arrest second suspect in Grambling shooting incident. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1ECAecB Zaterrius Minor, 20, has been booked into the Ouachita Correctional Center on attempted second-degree murder.

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  4. Repairs made to the old Central Bank Building clockRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Phil Borel works to repair the old Central Bank Clock in downtown Monroe on Thursday. He said he expected to complete the repairs and have the clock "running by afternoon."

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  5. Sex offender arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    During the early morning hours of September 2, 2015, deputies of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office-Special Victims Unit conducted a search warrant at a West Monroe residence.

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  6. Sex offender arrested on unlawful use of social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The News-Star

    Sex offender arrested on unlawful use of social media Additional charges are pending against West Monroe sex offender Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1UuwRq3 On Wednesday the sheriff's special victims crime unit executed a search warrant at a West Monroe residence where Robert Alan Vetsch, 62, was arrested.

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  7. What TV channel is the New Orleans Saints preseason game on tonight?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... for the season opener at Arizona on Sept. 13. WAFB (CBS/9 - Baton Rouge) KSLA (CBS/12 - Shreveport) KNOE (CBS/8 - Monroe LA) KATC (ABC/3 - Lafayette LA) KPLC (NBC/7 - Lake Charles LA) KALB (NBC/5 - Alexandria LA) WLOX (ABC/13 - Biloxi MS) WLBT ...

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  8. DHH responds to brain-eating amoeba found in North Monroe Water SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    There was standing room on in Sterlington High School's cafeteria, as concerned residents gathered to ask questions about the brain-eating amoeba found in the North Monroe Water System. The North Monroe Water System actually serves more than 8,000 residents in the Sterlington area.

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  9. Hundreds flood DHH meeting with water concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    ... amoeba in Sterlington's water. Tuesday DHH confirmed the presence of the Naegleria fowleri amoeba in the North Monroe Water System, which serves the town of Sterlington, at the 701 Guthrie Road sampling site. The North Monroe Water System serves ...

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  10. We are All Designist Now:Read the original story

    Wednesday | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... given their life trying to save somebody they didn't even know?" [...] There at the south end of Chennault Park in Monroe, Louisiana, in the shade of a tree along the bank, sat Joe Delaney, 24-year-old running back for the Kansas City Chiefs, just ...

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  11. City of Monroe post Labor Day scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Mayor Jamie Mayo and the Monroe City Council announce the following will be CLOSED in observance of the September 7, 2015, Labor Day Holiday: + All Monroe City Offices & Departments + Masur Museum of Art + Monroe City Court + Monroe City Marshals + Monroe Civic Center + Monroe Recreation/Community Centers + Monroe Transit System

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  12. Chennault Museum announces grand opening of new exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... t the Chennault Aviation & Military Museum. The Chennault Aviation & Military Museum is located at 701 Kansas Lane in Monroe, and is operated by the Friends of the Chennault Museum.

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  13. Police arrest driver in Grambling shooting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The News-Star

    Police arrest driver in Grambling shooting incident Authorities continue to search for the suspect who shot at another vehicle in Grambling Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1Us6gK9 Police arrested the driver involved in the shooting incident at Grambling Tuesday, but continue the search for a second suspect. Grambling police investigators arrested Tre'Stevenson Jones, 23, of Monroe on attempted second-degree murder and careless operation of a vehicle.

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  14. Riser ready for commission vote; Vidalia project mirrors West Monroe'sRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Concordia Sentinel

    ... "We bought that land without any idea what we would eventually do with it, but we recognized its potential," West Monroe Mayor Dave Norris said this week. According to Eric Hale, who is the economic development director for the City of West Monroe, ...

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  15. Brain-eating amoeba update: DHH sets SterlingtonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times

    ... of what's commonly known as the brain-eating amoeba found in Sterlington's water. State Sen. Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe, said Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Secretary Kathy Kliebert has agreed to meet at 6 p.m. at the high school ...

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  16. Brain-Eating Amoeba found in Sterlington water, North Monroe Water System to begin Chlorine BurnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    A chlorine burn is set to begin Wednesday to treat the North Monroe Water System for Naegleria Fowleri- the Brain-Eating Amoeba that's been found in the drinking water for parts our area. The Department of Health and Hospitals confirmed the presence of Brain-Eating Amoeba Tuesday afternoon, after initially finding the amoeba in a random test on Guthrie Road in Sterlington.

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  17. Brain-eating amoeba found in N. Monroe water systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Louisiana's health department says a brain-eating amoeba has been found in a private water system that serves about 8,400 people in Sterlington and the north Monroe area. It's the fourth system where state tests this summer have found the Naegleria fowleri amoeba.

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  18. BLOG: Biggest voids to fill, District 2-5ARead the original story

    Tuesday | The News-Star

    ... can be seen below. Under that is the meat of this blog post: a look at the local teams in District 2-5A (Ruston, West Monroe and Ouachita) and the biggest holes they have to fill heading into the regular season. The breakdown for each team is done ...

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  19. Vacant Monroe office tower to get "temporary" tenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Major tech company IBM is moving into the former Wingspan building in Monroe. That building is now called tower place and was originally home to Chase.

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  20. City, Tests show Monroe water remains clear of brain-eating bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Good news for residents of Monroe as Monroe Water Systems Manager Sean Benton received confirmation from the Department of Health and Hospitals on September 1st that all water sample locations within the City of Monroe tested negative for the brain-eating amoeba. Water Systems Manager Sean Benton says, "It's great to know that all of our hard work and effort this winter proved to be beneficial by keeping our water supply safe.

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