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Firefighters investigate fire at bakery

Baton Rouge Firefighters are investigating what sparked a fire at an area bakery. They say it happened just before 3:00 Sunday morning at Baum's Fine Pastries located in the 8,000 block of Florida Boulevard.

One death, 15 new cases of West Nile in Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals uncovered 15 new West Nile cases this week, and reports one death from the disease.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing worker, company continues

The Coast Guard said they've stopped searching for a worker that went missing after Friday morning's platform explosion and fire in the Gulf of Mexico.

Local workers frustrated by layoffs from Hostess Brands shutdown

Dozens of local workers are looking for new jobs right before the holidays.

Baton Rouge shoppers slow to embrace Small Business Saturday

Small businesses want you to ignore all the temptations of Black Friday. They say you should wait and support neighborhood companies 24 hours later, on Small Business Saturday.

E.B.R. students get college experience

Eight year old Brinin David was one of 37 students from East Baton Rouge Parish, who couldn't wait to wake up early on their Thanksgiving vacation to make a trip to LSU's campus.

Is it dangerous to live on a salt dome,experts assess risk

Louisiana has over 120 salt domes and many different drilling operations on them. The residents of Bayou Corne know the reality of a potential disaster is all too real.

Burn victim's condition upgraded to good

Doctors at Baton Rouge General Regional Burn Center say burn victim Wilberto Ilagan's is making strides toward recovery. He is now in good condition.

DOTD issues Thanksgiving holiday travel advisory

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the Thanksgiving holiday (Thursday, November 22, through Sunda

Thanksgiving dining in the Capital area

If you like to relax so much on Thanksgiving Day that you’re willing to let someone else do the cooking, there are some great options in the Baton Rouge area - Restaurants doing their own Thanksgiving meals!