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Crews attempt to recover dead dolphin found near Old Mississippi River Bridge

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is attempting to retrieve the carcass of a dolphin that was discovered around the Old Mississippi River Bridge yesterday.

House fire in Jennings claims life of handicapped man

The State Fire Marshal is currently investigating a fire that claimed the life of a handicapped man.

State Police Superintendent elected to international leadership position

Colonel Mike Edmonson, State Police Superintendent, assumed a new leadership role this weekend at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in San Diego, CA.

Family demands justice after weekend house fire

A family says they are hunting down a jilted ex-boyfriend as a result of a house fire.

Pedestrian on Greenwell Springs Road struck, killed by oncoming vehicle

A Baton Rouge man was killed last night after he was hit by a passing vehicle.

4-H recieved money for healthy lifestyle program

UnitedHealthcare teamed up with the Louisiana 4-H youth program and the LSU AgCenter to help fight childhood obesity.

Two women killed in vehicle crash

Friday, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a single vehicle fatal crash on LA Highway 18 west of LA Highway 3120 which claimed the lives of two Donaldsonville women.

Wild walk in New Orleans Warehouse District to fight crime

Booze, racey costumes and boys in blue could all be found at Thursday's 8th District Crime Walk in the Warehouse District where being vigilant came with a side of "va-va-voom."

Red Cross hosts 15th annual Power of the Purse to honor volunteers, donors

The American Red Cross relies on lots of people to help it operate around the country. Today, the Baton Rouge chapter honored all the women who keep the organization working.

Debris clean-up from Isaac around Baton Rouge continues

Baton Rouge city-parish crews say they're expecting to begin a second pass for debris clean-up next week.