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Gazette News
Layer-de-la-Haye celebrates opening of new village hallA CELEBRATION is to be held after a village hall underwent a major redevelopmen
Layer-de-la-Haye celebrates opening of new village hall
Gazette News / Posted 9 hours ago
A CELEBRATION is to be held after a village hall underwent a major redevelopment. The old hall in Layer-de-la- Haye was well used, but was in need of drastic refurbishment. Surveys suggested repairs would be expensive and it was decided a more... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Louisiana's first mobile pet shelter to help in emergency situationsVictims of disasters will no longer be forced to choose between safety and thei
Louisiana's first mobile pet shelter to help in emergency situations
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 hours ago
Victims of disasters will no longer be forced to choose between safety and their pets with a new initiative. A mobile pet shelter was announced at Lamar Dixon in Gonzales on Thursday. The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry will provide... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Louisiana's first mobile pet shelter to help in emergency situationsVictims of disasters will no longer be forced to choose between safety and thei
Louisiana's first mobile pet shelter to help in emergency situations
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
Victims of disasters will no longer be forced to choose between safety and their pets with a new initiative. A mobile pet shelter was announced at Lamar Dixon in Gonzales on Thursday. The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry will provide... Read more
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The Advocate
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina state rolls out mobile pet shelter to save pets during disastersAn 18-wheeler outfitted with 55 stainless steel cages, air-conditioning and run
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina state rolls out mobile pet shelter to save pets during disasters
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
An 18-wheeler outfitted with 55 stainless steel cages, air-conditioning and running water — reportedly the only one of its kind in the country — is now ready for its mission of rescuing and evacuating pets caught in disasters. Officials with the... Read more
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The Advocate
Gasoline sales halted at Siegen Marketplace Sam’s Club to address water in gasGasoline sales have been halted at the Sam’s Club in Siegen Lane Marketplaceaft
Gasoline sales halted at Siegen Marketplace Sam’s Club to address water in gas
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Gasoline sales have been halted at the Sam’s Club in Siegen Lane Marketplaceafter there were several complaints about water getting into the tanks. Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain said his office sent an inspector to check the... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
Eyes On The Road Bobby Jindal Administration Installs Unique GPS Systems On 10000-Plus State-Owned VehiclesThe Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire sta
Eyes On The Road Bobby Jindal Administration Installs Unique GPS Systems On 10000-Plus State-Owned Vehicles
Field Technologies Online / Posted 10 days ago
The Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire state government’s fleet earlier this week. All 10,543 vehicles owned by state government agencies are being outfitted with Global Positioning System, or GPS, devices that... Read more
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The Advocate
Undeterred, political novice returns to Legislature for milk debateAt the end of last year’s legislative session, Sierra Majors was a little depre
Undeterred, political novice returns to Legislature for milk debate
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
At the end of last year’s legislative session, Sierra Majors was a little depressed when she returned to her St. Landry Parish farm along the Atchafalaya River. A 30-something farmer, she had arrived wide-eyed in Baton Rouge pretty sure that her... Read more
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The Advocate
Eyes on the road: Bobby Jindal administration installs unique GPS systems on 10,000-plus state-owned vehiclesThe Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire sta
Eyes on the road: Bobby Jindal administration installs unique GPS systems on 10,000-plus state-owned vehicles
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
The Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire state government’s fleet earlier this week. All 10,543 vehicles owned by state government agencies are being outfitted with Global Positioning System, or GPS, devices that... Read more
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The Advocate
Jindal administration begins installing GPS units on all state government vehiclesThe Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire sta
Jindal administration begins installing GPS units on all state government vehicles
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
The Jindal administration started installing tracking devices in the entire state government’s fleet earlier this week. All 10,543 vehicles owned by state government agencies are being outfitted with Global Positioning System, or GPS, devices that... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Heading to cattle auction to get latest on theft concernsOver recent weeks, cattlemen in Southwest Louisiana expressed concerned about c
Heading to cattle auction to get latest on theft concerns
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 days ago
Over recent weeks, cattlemen in Southwest Louisiana expressed concerned about cattle theft and what happens to those who steal. . We're heading to the 1 p.m. cattle auction at Kinder Livestock in Allen Parish to get a first hand look at the sale... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Cattlemen concerned about cattle thefts and prosecutionsCattlemen in Southwest Louisiana are concerned about cattle theft and what happ
Cattlemen concerned about cattle thefts and prosecutions
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 30 days ago
Cattlemen in Southwest Louisiana are concerned about cattle theft and what happens to those who steal. Two incidents this year happened at the Kinder Livestock Auction where stolen animals were sold. In one incident an employee was involved, but he's... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
StrainedMike Strain has a seed problem. Strain, Louisiana's commissioner of Agricultur
Strained
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 1 months ago
Mike Strain has a seed problem. Strain, Louisiana's commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, is starting from scratch with an illegal product, and he's looking at 20 states (including Colorado) for help in writing rules and regulating, processing... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Medical marijuana in Louisiana: when?Wrapped in a blue cardigan, Michele Hall pulled out several large bottles of pr
Medical marijuana in Louisiana: when?
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 1 months ago
Wrapped in a blue cardigan, Michele Hall pulled out several large bottles of prescription medicines from a clear plastic bag and placed them on the table in front of a silent Louisiana House Committee on Health and Welfare. Her 4-year-old adopted... Read more
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The Advocate
Pam's Party Line: Hot, hot summer nightsBarely recovered from hosting the Miss USA Pageant contingent, L’Auberge Casino
Pam's Party Line: Hot, hot summer nights
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Barely recovered from hosting the Miss USA Pageant contingent, L’Auberge Casino & Hotel was again the hot spot in town the night of July 15 with two big events taking place. It was crawling with former LSU athletes and coaches as the site of both the... Read more

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