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State Police offer tips to deal with cold weather

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Louisiana State Police is closely monitoring the winter weather that is forecast for the upcoming days and urge citizens across the state to keep abreast of the latest weather and travel conditions before traveling on roadways and potentially exposing themselves to dangerous conditions.

Gov. Jindal Declares Emergency for Propane and Fuel Delivery

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Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed an emergency order that will allow for the uninterrupted delivery of propane and heating fuels.

The governor declared a state of emergency due to the extreme cold temperatures impacting citizens of Louisiana and the rest of the country.

St. Martin crawfishermen settle Atchafalaya Basin pipeline suit

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St. Martin Parish crawfishermen have settled their nearly decade-long lawsuit against some of the oil and gas companies they blame for destroying water quality in a formerly productive area of the Atchafalaya Basin. Lafayette attorney Joseph R.