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EPA Awards $25,000 to help protect, restore the Basin's Wetlands, Waterways

The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc.

State Police work with advocacy group to gain better ways of helping victims of sexual abuse

The Louisiana State Police is working with PAVE, a sexual victim survivor advocacy group, for the second year in a row.

Lafayette pizzeria told to find a new name for their Boudin creation

Walk in to Deano's Pizza in Lafayette and you won't see Boudin Pizza on the menu.

Bonnie Kate: One Month later

Baton Rouge-native Bonnie Kate Pourciau was one of those injured in the massacre during the Colorado movie theater shooting. Now, she’s back in Baton Rouge but has a long road to recovery ahead.

People living in the Bayou Corne community say they're ready for answers

People living near the site of the sinkhole say they're glad to see the equipment come but wonder if the drilling will produce any answers.

25 escorted loads moving drilling equipment to Bayou Corne

Throughout the day the Louisiana State Police will be assisting Texas Brine in moving equipment needed to drill a relief well at the location of the sinkhole in Bayou Corne.

Petition filed against Lafayette law enforcement officials makes bold claims of misconduct

A formal complaint alleging widespread corruption among some of Lafayette’s top law enforcement and government officials was a priority topic of conversation at today’s Civil Service Board meeting.

What are they spraying over my neighborhood?

While the heat and rain we've seen lately are no doubt contributing to the mosquito population, parish crews are busy trying to get rid of them - both on the ground and in the air.

L.D.W.F. website, Internet access temporarily unavailable due to water damage at Administrative Office

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ website and Internet services were interrupted Monday evening by a broken water line which flooded the department’s main office in Baton Rouge.

Senator Vitter discusses new education options for students

US Senator David Vitter is in the Capital City looking at new education options for students.