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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 19 hours ago
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: September 2 The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, Louisiana on the rescuers during Hurricane Katrina: The 10th... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorialsExcerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials
New Jersey Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad: September 2 The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, Louisiana on the rescuers during Hurricane Katrina: The 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the levee breaks passed... Read more
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The Advocate
Greatest story never told: Acadiana boaters braved danger, arrest to rescue New Orleans-area residents trapped by Hurricane Katrina floodsMany more people would have died in the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina in 20
Greatest story never told: Acadiana boaters braved danger, arrest to rescue New Orleans-area residents trapped by Hurricane Katrina floods
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Many more people would have died in the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 if not for hundreds of south Louisiana folks who met at Acadiana Mall in Lafayette and then hauled their boats to New Orleans, where they disregarded authorities’... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
La closes applications for shrimp refrigeration cost-shareBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A flood of applications for grants to help pay for shri
La closes applications for shrimp refrigeration cost-share
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A flood of applications for grants to help pay for shrimp refrigeration equipment prompted Louisiana to close applications after less than 24 hours. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries opened online... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
6 arrested for oyster violations in St. Bernard ParishSix men have been arrested for alleged oyster violations in St. Bernard Parish.
6 arrested for oyster violations in St. Bernard Parish
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
Six men have been arrested for alleged oyster violations in St. Bernard Parish. The men, who occupied two vessels, were taking in oysters during closed season, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Glenn Cascio Sr., 54,... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Remembering Hurricane Katrina a decade laterNEW ORLEANS - SEPTEMBER 07: A house is seen with spray paint reading "Help! Dea
Remembering Hurricane Katrina a decade later
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
NEW ORLEANS - SEPTEMBER 07: A house is seen with spray paint reading "Help! Dead Body Inside" September 7, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Authorities have said they are planning forcible evacuations of residents who refuse to leave. (Photo by Mario... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of KatrinaFILE - In this Aug. 8, 2008, file photo, President George W. Bush is met by Deu
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrina
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2008, file photo, President George W. Bush is met by Deuce McAllister, left, and Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints football team as he arrives at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport on the way to events marking... Read more
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The News-Times
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of KatrinaPhoto: J. Scott Applewhite,...
Bush returns to New Orleans for 10th anniversary of Katrina
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Photo: J. Scott Applewhite,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hurricane KatrinaMark Benton, of Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, helps to rescue
Hurricane Katrina
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Mark Benton, of Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, helps to rescue three month old Ishmael Sullivan from a school rooftop after he and his mother were trapped with dozens of others in high water after August 30, 2005 in... Read more
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The Advocate
Five cited for riding ATVs in the Comite River, one of Louisiana’s scenic riversWildlife and Fisheries agents are cracking down on illegal ATV riding in the Co
Five cited for riding ATVs in the Comite River, one of Louisiana’s scenic rivers
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Wildlife and Fisheries agents are cracking down on illegal ATV riding in the Comite River, after receiving several complaints over the summer. Five Denham Springs men were cited for riding ATVs and a Suzuki Samurai in the Comite River just south of... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Organizer Says Black Residents Were 'Left To Die' After Hurricane KatrinaLatoya Lewis, an organizer and employee at the New Orleans Workers’ Center for
Organizer Says Black Residents Were 'Left To Die' After Hurricane Katrina
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Latoya Lewis, an organizer and employee at the New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice, says she was a firsthand witness to the racial inequalities of the government’s response after Hurricane Katrina -- despite former President George W.... Read more
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New York Magazine
Oprah Winfrey Created a Planned Community for Katrina Refugees. How’d That Work Out?Houston is a city of sprawl. With no perceptible center of gravity — no true do
Oprah Winfrey Created a Planned Community for Katrina Refugees. How’d That Work Out?
New York Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
Houston is a city of sprawl. With no perceptible center of gravity — no true downtown, no good public-transit system, no real sidewalks in most neighborhoods — the city seems to move perpetually outwards, enveloping prairie and bayou, unfurling strip... Read more
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ESPN
From The Mag: Beyond The BreachIN THE COURTYARD behind the St. Louis Cathedral, which rises above Jackson Squa
From The Mag: Beyond The Breach
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
IN THE COURTYARD behind the St. Louis Cathedral, which rises above Jackson Square, there's a statue of Jesus missing its thumb and forefinger. Katrina broke them off, and people here joke about Jesus using those missing digits to flick the storm... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Regional NewsAshley Madison stats find New Orleans among the 'most adulterous' citiesAshley
Regional News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
Ashley Madison stats find New Orleans among the 'most adulterous' citiesAshley Madison stats find New Orleans among the 'most adulterous' cities The Ashley Madison website hack has many people who were looking for someone other than their spouse in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Regional NewsJeff Davis Sheriff's Office: Two girls found living in 'extreme filth' in Jenni
Regional News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
Jeff Davis Sheriff's Office: Two girls found living in 'extreme filth' in JenningsJeff Davis Sheriff's Office: Two girls found living in 'extreme filth' in Jennings (Source: Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Office) A Jennings man was arrested after a... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
10 years after Katrina, New Orleans thanks HoustonPhoto: Gary Coronado, Houston...
10 years after Katrina, New Orleans thanks Houston
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Photo: Gary Coronado, Houston... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LDWF cited four people for illegal deer hunting violationsAgents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Divi
LDWF cited four people for illegal deer hunting violations
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division cited four people in East Feliciana and Livingston parishes on August 18 for alleged deer hunting violations. Denham Springs residents Edward A. Slaven III, Edward... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LDWF cited four people for illegal deer hunting violationsAgents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Divi
LDWF cited four people for illegal deer hunting violations
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division cited four people in East Feliciana and Livingston parishes on August 18 for alleged deer hunting violations. Denham Springs residents Edward A. Slaven III, Edward... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2 Montgomery men face multiple charges in deer deathMONTGOMERY, La. (AP) - Two Montgomery men are facing multiple charges after all
2 Montgomery men face multiple charges in deer death
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
MONTGOMERY, La. (AP) - Two Montgomery men are facing multiple charges after allegedly shooting a nine-point buck last week, which they then left in a field. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2 Montgomery men face multiple charges in deer deathMONTGOMERY, La. (AP) - Two Montgomery men are facing multiple charges after all
2 Montgomery men face multiple charges in deer death
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
MONTGOMERY, La. (AP) - Two Montgomery men are facing multiple charges after allegedly shooting a nine-point buck last week, which they then left in a field. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
3 cited for closed season turkey violations in Bienville ParishLouisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cite
3 cited for closed season turkey violations in Bienville Parish
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited three men for alleged closed season turkey violations on Sunday in Bienville Parish. James Kearney, 29, of Ringgold; Daniel Hollis, 25, of Arcadia and Michael Foster,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
3 cited for closed season turkey violations in Bienville ParishLouisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cite
3 cited for closed season turkey violations in Bienville Parish
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited three men for alleged closed season turkey violations on Sunday in Bienville Parish. James Kearney, 29, of Ringgold; Daniel Hollis, 25, of Arcadia and Michael Foster,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Protecting your pets from the heatAdoption special held at Southern Pines Animal Shelter Adoption special held a
Protecting your pets from the heat
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
Adoption special held at Southern Pines Animal Shelter Adoption special held at Southern Pines Animal Shelter in Hattiesburg. A number of cute puppies and kittens now have new homes thanks to the Southern Pines Animal Shelter in Hattiesburg.More... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishingThis a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Pa
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishing
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
This a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks. A joint investigation between the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishingThis a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Pa
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishing
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
This a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks. A joint investigation between the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishingThis a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Pa
Mississippi, Louisiana wildlife officers arrest men for illegal fishing
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
This a news release from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks. A joint investigation between the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wildlife agents bust Slidell man for alleged shrimping violationsLouisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cite
Wildlife agents bust Slidell man for alleged shrimping violations
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a commercial fisherman from Slidell for alleged shrimping violations in Plaquemines Parish. Agents patrolling in Black Bay on Wednesday evening, August 12th, say they... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Program allows fishermen to take their catch to a restaurant to be cookedHave you ever caught a fish and wish you could take it to your favorite restaur
Program allows fishermen to take their catch to a restaurant to be cooked
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 19 days ago
Have you ever caught a fish and wish you could take it to your favorite restaurant and have them cook it up for you? Well, now you can. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has created a "catch and cook" program. Thanks to a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2 Jefferson Parish men accused of stealing crab trapsLAFITTE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says two
2 Jefferson Parish men accused of stealing crab traps
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 20 days ago
LAFITTE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says two Lafitte men are accused of replacing other crabbers' identifying corks with their own on crab traps, and later taking the crabs. Enforcement Division spokesman Adam... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2 Jefferson Parish men accused of stealing crab trapsLAFITTE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says two
2 Jefferson Parish men accused of stealing crab traps
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
LAFITTE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says two Lafitte men are accused of replacing other crabbers' identifying corks with their own on crab traps, and later taking the crabs. Enforcement Division spokesman Adam... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
4 cited for illegally harvesting shrimpBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State wildlife and fisheries agents have cited four men
4 cited for illegally harvesting shrimp
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 21 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State wildlife and fisheries agents have cited four men in two separate incidents for alleged shrimping violations in St. Bernard and Terrebonne parishes. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, in a news release... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
4 cited for illegally harvesting shrimpBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State wildlife and fisheries agents have cited four men
4 cited for illegally harvesting shrimp
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 21 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State wildlife and fisheries agents have cited four men in two separate incidents for alleged shrimping violations in St. Bernard and Terrebonne parishes. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, in a news release... Read more
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The Houma Courier
New oyster hatchery opens in Grand IsleThe $3 million state-of-the-art Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery was officiall
New oyster hatchery opens in Grand Isle
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago
The $3 million state-of-the-art Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery was officially opened today on Grand Isle. “Everything I’ve learned about running a hatchery for the past 27 years is in this building,” said Supan, an oyster specialist with... Read more
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The Daily Comet
New oyster hatchery opens in Grand IsleThe $3 million state-of-the-art Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery was officiall
New oyster hatchery opens in Grand Isle
The Daily Comet / Posted 21 days ago
The $3 million state-of-the-art Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery was officially opened today on Grand Isle. “Everything I’ve learned about running a hatchery for the past 27 years is in this building,” said Supan, an oyster specialist with... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC seafood distributor fined $100,000 for mislabeling shrimp | News & Observer August 12, 2015 Alphin Brothers fined for mislabeling of
NC seafood distributor fined $100,000 for mislabeling shrimp
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
| News & Observer August 12, 2015 Alphin Brothers fined for mislabeling of 25,000 lbs of shrimp Defense points finger at... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
3 South MS men cited for shocking, illegally taking fish on the Pearl RiverTwo state agencies from Mississippi and Louisiana teamed up over the past month
3 South MS men cited for shocking, illegally taking fish on the Pearl River
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
Two state agencies from Mississippi and Louisiana teamed up over the past month to solve a shocking case on the Pearl River. Three South Mississippi men have been cited for electrocuting fish and transporting their illegal catch over state... Read more
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The Daily Comet
$3 million oyster hatchery ribbon-cutting today in Grand IsleLouisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham, fisheries head Randy
$3 million oyster hatchery ribbon-cutting today in Grand Isle
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 days ago
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham, fisheries head Randy Pausina, LSU President King Alexander and Louisiana Sea Grant executive director Robert Twilley were to speak at Wednesday's ribbon-cutting. The building has let LSU... Read more
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The Houma Courier
$3 million oyster hatchery ribbon-cutting today in Grand IsleLouisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham, fisheries head Randy
$3 million oyster hatchery ribbon-cutting today in Grand Isle
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 days ago
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham, fisheries head Randy Pausina, LSU President King Alexander and Louisiana Sea Grant executive director Robert Twilley were to speak at Wednesday's ribbon-cutting. The building has let LSU... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2700-acre buy brings Russell Sage WMA to 37600 acresBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is a
2700-acre buy brings Russell Sage WMA to 37600 acres
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 23 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is adding 2,700 acres to the first wildlife management area it bought. The department says $10.25 million in Conservation Fund money bought land along Bayou Lafourche at the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2700-acre buy brings Russell Sage WMA to 37600 acresBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is a
2700-acre buy brings Russell Sage WMA to 37600 acres
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is adding 2,700 acres to the first wildlife management area it bought. The department says $10.25 million in Conservation Fund money bought land along Bayou Lafourche at the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to revisit recreational red snapper limitThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said on Friday that they sup
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to revisit recreational red snapper limit
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 26 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said on Friday that they support revisiting the limit of red snapper that recreational anglers can catch. At the beginning of the season, a two-fish-per-person limit was set at a 16-inch combined... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimpNine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Thre
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimp
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 29 days ago
Nine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Three shrimp boats were using skimmer nets during closed season, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Officials spotted the illegal activity around... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimpNine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Thre
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimp
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 29 days ago
Nine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Three shrimp boats were using skimmer nets during closed season, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Officials spotted the illegal activity around... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimpNine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Thre
9 men cited for illegally harvesting shrimp
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
Nine men were cited for illegally harvesting shrimp in Terrebonne Parish. Three shrimp boats were using skimmer nets during closed season, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Officials spotted the illegal activity around... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegallyThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it confiscated $10,000
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegally
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it confiscated $10,000 worth of alligator eggs from two southwest Louisiana men accused of collecting them without a permit. Enforcement spokesman Gabe Giffin says 47-year-old Paul Canik... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegallyGRAND CHENIER, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries sa
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegally
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
GRAND CHENIER, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it confiscated $10,000 worth of alligator eggs from two southwest Louisiana men accused of collecting them without a permit. Enforcement spokesman Gabe Giffin says... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegallyGRAND CHENIER, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries sa
2 accused of taking $10000 worth of alligator eggs illegally
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
GRAND CHENIER, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says it confiscated $10,000 worth of alligator eggs from two southwest Louisiana men accused of collecting them without a permit. Enforcement spokesman Gabe Giffin says... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Sulphur hosting neighborhood safety eventThe City of Sulphur will participate in the 13th Annual National Night Out on A
Sulphur hosting neighborhood safety event
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 1 months ago
The City of Sulphur will participate in the 13th Annual National Night Out on August 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the West Cal Arena. The event aims to raise awareness of crime, drug and violence prevention in neighborhoods. Participating organizations... Read more

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