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Louisiana Places 2 In Nation’s ‘Top 20 Allergenic Cities’

Welcome to sneeze-ville, I mean Louisiana. We all know Mother Nature tears up our sinuses from season to season, and it looks like we're right about it being "bad bad". Baton Rouge and New Orleans have just placed in the top 20 in the nation for "Most Allergenic Cities".

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2014 Hurricane Season Forecasted To Be Below Normal

Colorado State forecasters Dr Gray and Dr Klotzbach have just released their 2014 Hurricane Forecast, and it looks like good news for us in Acadiana.

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The 2014 Gulf Of Mexico Red Snapper Season Extended

The 2014 Gulf of Mexico red snapper season has been extended almost two weeks longer than 2013. This year's season will be a total of 40 days, opening on June 1 and closing on July 10, NOAA Fisheries announced Tuesday.

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St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office Say Missing Teens “At Risk”

The St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for two missing juveniles considered to be "at risk."

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‘Captain_Tips’ – Big Tipper Is Spreading The Wealth To Lafayette Waiters

Someone, be he a man or a woman, is spreading the wealth to Lafayette waiters. Known only as 'Captain Tips' for now, this person plans to keep the big tips coming at least through the Lenten season! Read more.

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Tsunamis Have Now Been Added To The List Of Gulf Coast Threats

As we already know, Hurricanes threaten our Gulf Coast every year. Now, we can add the threat of tsunamis to hit the Gulf Coast.

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How Would Louisiana Fare In The Zombie Apocalypse?

Face it, the zombie apocalypse is going to happen. It’s not a matter of IF, it’s a matter of WHEN. No? OK, you’re probably right. However when, I mean if it does happen, how will we Louisianians fare? According to this chart from Estately.com, not very well.

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Louisiana’s State, Local Sales Taxes Combined Ranks Third Highest In The Country

Louisiana ranks in the top 3 in the nation when it comes to state and local taxes. We rank number 1 in sales tax...and we wonder why we're always broke.

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Former Gov. Edwin Edwards To Run For Congress

Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards announced at the Baton Rouge Press Club he will run for Congress this fall in the state's 6th District.

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Escaped Work Release Inmate Accused Of Abducting Woman, Police Asking For Your Help

An inmate, Christopher Ricker, who escaped from the St. Tammany Work Release Program is also being accused of abducting a woman this morning.

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