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U.S. carries out airstrikes against Isis in Northern Iraq

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WASHINGTON D.C. (AP) - The U.S. military says it has carried out two more airstrikes against Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq.
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Judge blocks new restrictive abortion law

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law. More>>

Funeral held for Natchitoches teen

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NATCHITOCHES, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Natchitoches Central High School student and football player 18 year old Johnquaries Smith was laid to rest Saturday.
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Rainy Labor Day travels

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - It's a rainy Labor Day weekend, and despite the weather, many people are hitting the road or throwing party's at home for the holiday.
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Fifth Quarter Scores: Jamboree Week

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Up to the minute Cenla High School scores. More>>

Man arrested in connection with Cottonport armed robbery, multiple school lockdowns

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COTTONPORT, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Marksville man turns himself in to Cottonport Police following an armed robbery to an individual. More>>

Alexandria "State of the City" address Video included

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- The City of Alexandria is in good shape. This message coming from Mayor Jacques Roy Friday afternoon at his "State of the City" address.  More>>

Boil advisory for Martin Park subdivision

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The City of Alexandria has issued a boil advisory for the Martin Park subdivision area, due to a water mainblowout. More>>

Rapides Regional expanding ER Video included

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- The emergency room at Rapides Regional Medical Center will soon be bigger. More>>

Faces of ALS: local family battled the disease Video included

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PINEVILLE, La.- (KALB News Channel 5)- We've all seen the ALS ice-bucket challenge that has gone viral over the past few weeks. But how many people know what ALS is?  More>>

Teen helps nab counterfeit cash crooks Video included

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GLENMORA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- A couple of crooks who thought they could fool a teenage employee at a gas station in Glenmora, found themselves behind bars. More>>

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  • U.S. carries out airstrikes against Isis in Northern Iraq

    U.S. carries out airstrikes against Isis in Northern Iraq

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:14 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:14:05 GMT
    WASHINGTON D.C. (AP) - The U.S. military says it has carried out two more airstrikes against Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq.More >>
    WASHINGTON D.C. (AP) - The U.S. military says it has carried out two more airstrikes against Islamic State fighters in northern Iraq.
    More >>
  • Judge blocks new restrictive abortion law

    Judge blocks new restrictive abortion law

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:06:43 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law.More >>
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law.More >>
  • Monday's Outdoor Planner

    Monday's Outdoor Planner

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:31:57 GMT
    Here is Thursday's Outdoor Planner UVcast for Central Louisiana.The best time for Outdoor Activities (Major Time) is 3:30-5:30pm and we will give it an "C".Expect to start off with Patchy AM Fog, fair to partly cloudy skies, afternoon rain chances and a muggy feel. These conditions will continue with temps climbing into the 90s through the day and becoming Hot Humid, after Noon. There will be a chance for scattered rain through the afternoon that will taper off during the evening hours.Our ...More >>
    Here is Thursday's Outdoor Planner UVcast for Central Louisiana.The best time for Outdoor Activities (Major Time) is 3:30-5:30pm and we will give it an "C".Expect to start off with Patchy AM Fog, fair to partly cloudy skies, afternoon rain chances and a muggy feel. These conditions will continue with temps climbing into the 90s through the day and becoming Hot Humid, after Noon. There will be a chance for scattered rain through the afternoon that will taper off during the evening hours.Our ...More >>
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  • Judge blocks new restrictive abortion law

    Judge blocks new restrictive abortion law

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:06:43 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law.More >>
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law.More >>
  • DHH: 9 new cases of West Nile virus

    DHH: 9 new cases of West Nile virus

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:09:19 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana confirms nine new cases of West Nile virus, bringing this year's total to 61.More >>
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana confirms nine new cases of West Nile virus, bringing this year's total to 61.More >>
  • Initial unemployment claims fall

    Initial unemployment claims fall

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:31:50 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Aug. 23 decreased from the previous week's total.More >>
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending Aug. 23 decreased from the previous week's total.More >>
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