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January 09 11:59 AM
Governor Jindal said, “As we prepare for the possibility of icy conditions, state agencies and emergency response staff are closely monitoring the weather and preparing to address any issues that arise due to adverse weather conditions. We encourage everyone to follow the proper precautions when operating vehicles or going outdoors.
January 09 11:59 AM
On Thursday, Gov. Bobby Jindal announced an economic development mission to Europe, including meetings in Germany, the United Kingdom and Switzerland, to cultivate more foreign-direct investment opportunities and increased trade between Louisiana and the European region.
January 02 11:19 AM
A combined reward of $7,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the illegal killing of this bear. LDWF’s Operation Game Thief program and the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation are each offering a reward of $1,000 for a total of $2,000.
January 02 11:19 AM
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2013 International Tractor Trailer driven by 28-yearold Robert Hunter of Repton, Alabama was stopped on the eastbound shoulder of I-20, when an east bound 2008 GMC truck driven by 73-year-old Charles Dillard of West Monroe drifted onto the shoulder and crashed into the Tractor Trailer.
January 02 11:19 AM
Fourteen juvenile whooping cranes were released into the wild Monday at White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) in Gueydan. The juvenile cranes join 26 adults that are part of an experimental population being monitored by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF).
December 27 06:41 AM
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) Louisiana Field Office will host its 10th annual physically challenged hunt on Friday, January 9, 2015, at the Columbia Lock and Dam. Eight disabled hunters will be randomly selected to hunt on approximately 400 acres adjacent to the Lock and Dam area located at 580 Lock Office Road, Columbia, LA 71418.
December 27 06:41 AM
An investigation by the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) has resulted in two more felony timber theft charges for a Jena man. In all, this makes a total of eight felony timber theft counts against James Marcus Ainsworth since September.
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