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Posted 12:17 PM 8/31/2015 by Kevin Dupuy
BATON ROUGE – Traffic officials are seeking public input on how to improve the I-10 corridor in Baton Rouge.
The Department of Transportation and Development is inviting residents and business owners to attend one of three public meetings to discuss options for improving the I-10 (More)
Posted 7:40 AM 8/28/2015 by Associated Press
BATON ROUGE- East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner Dr. Beau Clark says Baton Rouge is on track to see heroin deaths reach record numbers this year. Shane Evans, the Coroner's Office chief of investigations, says the capital city has already confirmed 24 heroin-related (More)
Posted 12:36 PM 8/27/2015 by WBRZ Staff
SUNSET - Authorities released the names of the victims attacked by a suspect in a deadly, violent rampage in this usually quiet Cajun town Wednesday.
Officer Henry Nelson and Shameka Johnson died. Courtney Jolivette and Surlay Johnson were taken to area hospitals following the (More)
Posted 7:48 AM 8/27/2015 by APNewsNow
AMITE- One person has died in a two vehicle accident Wednesday on Interstate 55 in Tangipahoa Parish between Independence and Amite. Louisiana State Police have identified the victim in the accident as 22-year-old Summer Allen Graves of Amite. (More)
Posted 5:15 PM 8/25/2015 by Trey Schmaltz, Russell Jones
BATON ROUGE - Police charged a man with attempted murder of a police officer after BRPD said he tried to run two officers over during a chase overnight.
Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said the officers shot and injured St.julian Baranco, 30, of Kenner before he was arrested. (More)...
Posted 1:55 PM 8/24/2015 by Joe Hagan
BATON ROUGE- LSU faculty, staff and students are heading back to class Monday morning. University president, Dr. F. King Alexander stopped by 2une In this morning to tell News 2's John Pastorek about his expectations for the upcoming year. Students moved onto campus last week and have (More)