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Local sushi chef inspires women: rarity in sushi industry

Louisiana is known for its fresh fish and an abundance of seafood. In Baton Rouge, one sushi restaurant has a special way of bringing those to the table.

2 Brothers admit to making synthetic marijuana in Denham Springs

Two brothers have been arrested for manufacturing synthetic marijuana in Denham Springs.

Honoring our veterans: Veterans receive honor medals for their service

They risk their lives to keep us safe. They're our veterans. Twelve local veterans were honored for their hard work and their sacrifices Thursday.

Metro Council ends deadlock, reappoints two to St. George Fire board

The Metro Council took two steps toward ending a fight about the future of the St. George incorporation effort.

Sago palm killing pets: poisonous plant dangerous when eaten by animals and humans

A local plant that can be found in your backyard is killing pets across the south.

Behind Saving Lives: An inside look into the life of paramedics

You see them all the time. They're the first on scene of an emergency. They save lives.

McCain versus Slaughter: trial set for March 31

The legal battle between Port Allen CFO Audrey McCain and former Mayor Deedy Slaughter could soon be over. A West Baton Rouge Judge set a trial date for March 31.

Researchers attempt to de-bunk common crawfish myths

For many in South Louisiana, the crawfish boil is an art, passed down for generations.

Making a change: local pastor wants to help lower Louisiana's incarceration rate

Louisiana has more people in jail, per capita, than any in any other state, but a local pastor is trying to change that.

Cox Communications cutting work force in Louisiana

Cox is making changes to the way the company operates in order to improve customer experience.