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  1. Sheriff: Body of missing platform worker recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... because EPA documents show the agency never received a discharge monitoring report from the first quarter. But the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources says as far as they're concerned, there are no problems. "They are in our records, and so ...


  2. Edward Pratt: Time to do something about litterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup. This year, LPBF received a Healthy Communities grant from Keep Louisiana Beautiful. This grant allows them to purchase their own LPBF bilingual storm drain markers to reduce litter that reaches the ...


  3. Body of man killed in oil and gas platform blast foundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Authorities have found the body of a man who was killed during an explosion on an oil and gas platform in Louisiana's Lake Pontchartrain. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto said a helicopter spotted the body of 44-year-old Timothy Morrison on Friday afternoon.


  4. Louisiana collecting flood data to help predict, prepare residents for next delugeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... plans to help politicians decide where to invest in new levees or pumping stations or other infrastructure. Louisiana will receive more than a a quarter-billion dollars in federal infrastructure funding from last summer's flood alone. The state ...


  5. Louisiana parish leaders sued over Confederate monument voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Powhatan Today

    In this Nov. 4, 2011 file photo, Sean Bordelon, left, and Raphiel Heard, of Shreveport, pause after reading the inscription on the Confederate soldier's monument in front of the Caddo Parish Courthouse in Shreveport, La. Local officials have voted to remove the Confederate monument from the courthouse grounds in the northwest Louisiana parish.


  6. Salmonella outbreak linked to jambalaya as cases rise to 125Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Officials with the Louisiana Department of Health are providing the most recent case counts of individuals who have been identified with a gastrointestinal illness related to the Salmonella outbreak in a small town in Caldwell Parish. Residents in the town of Columbia say that they believe a pot of jambalaya is to blame.


  7. Vandebilt Catholic pulls away from Central Catholic for 45-16 winRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Banner-Tribune

    ... 4A's Vandebilt Catholic at Tiger Stadium in Morgan City. The Eagles had the Terriers, ranked No. 7 in the latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 4A poll, on their heels early, but Vandebilt Catholic's size and depth word down Central ...


  8. Alon Shaya taken to court by Restaurant ShayaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... to the letter on Friday with a request for Declaratory Judgment from the District Court in the Eastern District of Louisiana. The request asks a judge to immediately grant, without a trial, that Shaya Restaurant has the right to continue using its ...


  9. Bagneris backs LaToya Cantrell in mayoral runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A manhunt is underway in Vinton for a suspect out of Orange, Texas. The suspect fled into Louisiana, stopped his car on I-10 near Vinton and fled on foot.


  10. Toxic tensions in the heart of 'Cancer Alley'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | YourErie

    Geraldine Watkins sits at the kitchen table in her ranch home, rattling off the names of friends and relatives in her small Louisiana town who've died of cancer over the last 40 years. Her grandchildren suffer an array of ailments, from skin conditions to breathing problems.


  11. The Latest: Suit: Keep Confederate monument at courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The United Daughters of the Confederacy has asked a federal court to keep a Confederate monument outside a northwest Louisiana courthouse. News media report that the chapter went to court late Thursday, using an after-hours procedure for filing federal lawsuits.


  12. Southern Rep Appoints Several New Staff MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... experience in New Orleans and Washington, D.C. and most recently served as Development Director for the ACLU Louisiana. In her capacity, D'Ooge works closely with the Southern Rep Theatre Board of Directors to oversee the company's Annual Fund as ...


  13. Crab sex and setbacks in coastal restoration funding: This week's coastal newsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    On this week's installment of the Louisiana coastal roundup, WWNO radio's interim news director, Tegan Wendland, and NOLA.com The Times-Picayune coastal reporter Sara Sneath talk about an oil spill near Venice that has been characterized as the largest spill in the U.S. since BP's Macondo well blowout in 2010. The duo also cover more light-hearted news, such as the interesting mating rituals of blue crabs.


  14. Assistant U.S. Attorney's Affair with FBI Agent Results in Bar SuspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Law.com

    A federal prosecutor who had a secret romance with a married FBI agent has been barred from practicing law for six months after the Louisiana Supreme Court found she committed professional misconduct. Assistant U.S. Attorney Mignonne Griffing of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Louisiana in Shreveport failed to tell her bosses or defense counsel in two high-profile public corruption cases about her love interests with the FBI agent, who testified in her cases.


  15. From the West Coast to Hammond, SLU safety Max Lyons makes winning transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... and figuratively - for his football career. But the long-haired, energetic senior safety for Southeastern Louisiana is flourishing in his new Hammond home, racking up 62 total tackles this year, second-best in the Southland Conference. "It's a lot ...


  16. Jambalaya at fundraiser may have sickened dozens, killed 1Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... jambalaya at a softball team's fundraiser may have killed one person and apparently has made dozens of people ill, Louisiana's health department said Thursday. At least 49 people got sick after eating the rice and meat dish sold Monday, and 31 were ...


  17. Autopsy pending on man who died after struggle with Avoyelles deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Oct. 16, 2017. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those ...


  18. Gunman sentenced to 38 years in Frenchmen Street fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... Criminal District Court Judge Paul S. Bonin. That sentence was two years short of the maximum 40-year penalty in Louisiana. Jenkins has remained in custody in Orleans Parish jail since June 27, 2014, when he was arrested in connection with the fatal ...


  19. Halloween/Fall events in the Permian BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... more showers developing in the afternoon. Rain chances are up to 40%. These will be scattered across southwest Louisiana. Through tonight, we will have cloudy skies with a 20% chance for some showers. Showers should come to an end around sunset, but ...


  20. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards crows about reduced unemployment rateRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    On the heels of an improving economy locally and nationally, Governor John Bel Edwards had some good news to promote--joblessness. Gov. John Bel Edwards issued the following statement on the positive jobs numbers released by the Louisiana Workforce Commission for September 2017.