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  1. Coast Guard searching for missing 5 year old boy in Intracoastal WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a five-year-old boy who went missing at mile marker 49 in the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway late Saturday night.

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  2. Photo: KLFYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Renovations at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's Tigue Moore Field are underway. But a significant spike in construction costs has many concerned about funding As construction crews hammer away at the old structure, school officials expect the new facilities to have that wow factor.

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  3. The Latest: 4,200 gallon oil spill in south LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Latest on a pipeline lead that the Coast Guard says released up to 4,200 gallons of oil in southeast Louisiana : A Tuesday news release from the Coast Guard says the leak happened in an abandoned line near marshland along Lake Grand Ecaille . The area of coastal marshes and open water is about 60 miles southeast of New Orleans in Plaquemines Parish.

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  4. LDAF commissioner returns from agricultural trade mission to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., recently returned from the island nation of Cuba, where he led a 94-person delegation promoting agricultural trade, economic development and tourism. Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., checks out products at a Cuban grocery store.

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  5. Photo Credit: Petty Officer 3rd Class Alexandria Preston/ US Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Coast Guard says about 4,200 gallons of crude oil has leaked from an abandoned oil pipeline near marshland in southeast Louisiana. The line belongs to Hilcorp Energy of Houston.

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  6. Ex-KKK leader David Duke says he plans to run for US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Duke's announcement comes as Louisiana is grappling with deep racial tensions after the shooting death of a black man by white police officers and the killing of three law enforcement officers by a black man. A white supremacist, Duke served one term as a state representative representing suburban New Orleans more than two decades ago.

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  7. Bendel residents against Pinhook student apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A group of residents in the Bendel Gardens neighborhood are petitioning against a proposed student housing complex along Pinhook Road. Organizers will be going door to door over the next few weeks in an effort to collect signatures before Lafayette Consolidated Government's Zoning Commission meeting on Aug. 8, Bendel Gardens resident Becky Hawthorne said.

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  8. Baton Rouge gunmana s manifesto describes actions as a Necessary evilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The man who ambushed and killed three law enforcement officers in Louisiana purportedly described his actions as a "necessary evil" in a self-described, handwritten manifesto that an Ohio man says was emailed to him by the gunman less than an hour before the shootings. Photographs of the three-page letter show it was signed by "Cosmo," the first name of an alias used by Baton Rouge gunman Gavin Long, and the pictures were attached to an email sent from a Google address that Long used.

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  9. Louisiana returns more than $412,000 in unclaimed propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana residents found more than $412,000 in unclaimed property by searching the state Department of the Treasury's database during an event held in suburban New Orleans over the weekend. State Treasurer John Kennedy, in a news release Monday, said the department is holding nearly $750 million in unclaimed property and wants to return it to its rightful owners.

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  10. BP estimates cost of 2010 Gulf oil spill at $61.6 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Oil giant BP PLC has put a final price tag on what its catastrophic Gulf of Mexico oil spill cost the company, and it's a hefty sum: $61.6 billion. BP said it expects to spend a total of $44 billion after tax deductions are factored in.

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  11. Dallas sniper attack recalls 1973 slayings in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    In this Jan. 7, 1973 file photo, New Orleans police officers fire into a concrete cubicle atop the Howard Johnson hotel in downtown New Orleans, where they believed snipers were hiding, in New Orleans. Mark Essex was holed up in the hotel and killed seven people, among them three police officers, before being killed by police sharpshooters from a marine helicopter.

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  12. Large, long lasting Lake Pontchartrain waterspout thrills & scares onlookersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    "Our Gray Line tour just came to take a tour of our new lighthouse and as we approached the steps, I turned and looked, and I thought 'oh my goodness that is one of the biggest waterspouts that I've seen,'" said the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation's Chelsea Core. "I grew up on the Lake on the Northshore, and everybody near me was awestruck, and I ran thinking I've got to get video."

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  13. New developments in the investigation into the death of Alton SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    There has been new developments in the investigation into the death of Alton Sterling, the black man who was fatally shot while pinned to the ground by two Baton Rouge police officers in front of a convenience store last week. On July 5, officers responded to a convenience store about 12:35 a.m. after an anonymous caller indicated a man selling music CDs and wearing a red shirt threatened him with a gun, Baton Rouge police have said.

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  14. One man hospitalized after home explodes in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Brandy Thomas was still clutching her cat, Kingsley, after an explosion next door to their home in the 2600 block of Jasmine Street. "I was sleeping and out of nowhere- the windows-everything just blew," said Thomas, who was still stunned.

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  15. DOTD receives $60 million to improve I-10 between Lafayette and Basin BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana Department of Transporation and Development has received $60 million from a federal transportation grant to improve almost 15 miles of interstate in Acadiana, Governor John Bel Edwards announced today. The funding will allow the state to complete a pavement replacement and lane addition project between the I-10/I-49 interchange and the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge.

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  16. Troopers aggressively looking for drivers who dona t a Move OveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Crashes that killed 1 officer and injured 3 more over the weekend have proven a tragic reminder of the purpose of Louisiana's "Move Over" law. Sterlington Louisiana police officer David Elahi died and two other officers were injured early Sunday morning after a driver sideswiped a patrol car in Ouachita Parish.

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  17. Darling no more: Hollywood flees Louisiana for sweeter taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    It's the middle of a recent work day inside a Hollywood-style movie studio in downtown New Orleans, and Trey Burvant turns off the lights on an empty Stage 1. He's a Louisiana-raised actor and producer who came back from the East Coast when the movie industry started to take off a decade ago in his home state, thanks to generous tax breaks for movie makers. But now the slick $32 million state-of-the-art studio Burvant runs - with its air conditioning turned off, its stages dark and its empty parking lot - is a forlorn window into the volatile business of America's race to attract movie makers with tax breaks.

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  18. missing child advisory level II foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The Louisiana State Police has issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Media Advisory on behalf of the New Orleans Police Department for a 3-year-old child reported missing, along with his grandfather, on July 3, 2016. The child, Roshei Salmon, is a 3-year-old black male with black hair and brown eyes.

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  19. Zephyrs announce seven finalists for a Name The Teama challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    In a quest to rename New Orleans' Minor League Baseball team, the New Orleans Zephyrs took the challenge to the fans. Zephyrs' "Name The Team" contest received more than 2,000 submissions during a campaign in May to rename the franchise for the 2017 season.

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  20. Slain Harvey officer remembered by friends, familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    They came one after the other to pay their respects to fallen officer David F. Michel Jr. Wednesday night. Friends, co-workers, family, even total strangers, moved by the loss of another law enforcement officer.

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