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  • Grant will help with Iowa sewer problems

    August 16, 2014 1:11 PM

    IOWA, La. (AP) - The town of Iowa is taking a step toward fixing problems with its sewer system but officials caution much must be done. The American Press reported the Town Council has received a $330,000 federal Community Development Block Grant to upgrade the John Dale lift station. The... more »
  • Little Kahuna Water Park Update

    June 27, 2013 11:51 PM

    Crews are still working on the water park off I-10 near Iowa in Jeff Davis Parish. So far no official date on when Little Kahuna could open. Judging from I-10, it looks like the park is overgrown with weeds and none of the water slides are ready, but... more »
  • Jindal traveling to Iowa to stump for Romney

    July 26, 2012 7:01 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal is heading to Iowa to tout Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Jindal spokesman Kyle Plotkin said the Louisiana governor will travel to Iowa on Thursday for the Romney campaign events. The appearances are certain to continue speculation that Jindal is a contender... more »
  • Iowa ticket wins Powerball, no big winners in La.

    June 14, 2012 6:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Lottery officials say the winning ticket in Wednesday's $240 million Powerball drawing was sold in Iowa and there were no big winners in Louisiana. The next Powerball drawing on Saturday has an estimated jackpot of $40 million. There were no big winners in the Louisiana... more »
  • Jindal stumps for GOP candidate Rick Perry in Iowa

    January 3, 2012 3:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal was spending the last hours leading to the Iowa caucuses in the state making his pitch for Texas Gov. Rick Perry's candidacy for the GOP nomination. Jindal headed to Iowa on Monday. The Louisiana governor's office says Jindal traveled to multiple campaign... more »
  • Iowa teen survives after being run over by train

    July 5, 2011 9:46 AM

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A 17-year-old boy suffered only cuts and bruises after being run over by a train in northwestern Iowa. Des Moines TV station KCCI says the Altoona teen told city police he had been drinking at a music festival when he blacked out Sunday night. Two... more »
  • Texas Runner Buses to Iowa and Breaks Marathon Record

    October 18, 2010 10:46 AM

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A Kenyan living in Texas had to hop a bus to make it to Iowa, where he shattered the record at the Des Moines Marathon by more than 8 minutes. The Des Moines Register says James Kirwa of El Paso ran the 26.2-mile course in... more »
  • UPDATE : Crossing Guard Killed, Driver's Identity Released

    September 29, 2010 12:33 PM

    State Police have released the identity of a driver involved in a crash that killed a crossing guard in Moss Bluff. This morning, just before 7:00 a.m., two men were hit by a car on LA 378 west of Parish Road in Calcasieu Parish. The men were on-duty Calcasieu... more »
  • Egg Company to Apologize for Outbreak

    September 22, 2010 9:16 AM

    WASHINGTON - The owner of an Iowa egg company says in testimony prepared for a House hearing that he was "horrified" to learn that his eggs may have sickened as many as 1,600 people in an outbreak of salmonella poisoning this summer. Austin "Jack" DeCoster and his son, Peter DeCoster,... more »
  • Lake Charles Man Charged With Four Counts of Murder

    September 14, 2010 3:29 PM

    Lee Roy Williams Jr. was first named as a person of interest....he is now charged with four counts of first degree murder. The victims were discovered brutally killed in separate rooms last Monday in a trailer on Tom Hebert Road. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso said, "we have... more »
  • Iowa Teens Arrested for Home Invasion

    August 31, 2010 2:47 PM

    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man and a juvenile after a shooting and home invasion that happened late Monday night in south Lake Charles. Authorities were dispatched to a mobile home on Country Club Road in Lake Charles around 9:00 p.m. on Monday night in reference to a... more »
  • Iowa School Lockdown Caused by Stranger Attack

    August 26, 2010 4:18 PM

    Iowa Police detectives say that it was not a domestic dispute this morning that caused J.I. Watson Elementary/Middle to go on lockdown, but a stranger attack in one woman's yard. According to detectives the unknown subject is described as a black male, 5' 5" - 5' 7", with a medium... more »
  • Update: Iowa School on Lockdown

    August 26, 2010 11:52 AM

    The lockdown of the school was voluntary. It all started with a domestic dispute between a male and a female. The male fled on foot, and Iowa Police are searching for him. He is not believed to be armed or dangerous. The suspect's name has not been released. ---------------------------- ... more »
  • Second Iowa Farm is Recalling Eggs

    August 20, 2010 3:25 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - A second Iowa farm is recalling eggs due to salmonella poisoning. The FDA says the recall is related to an ongoing investigation of an outbreak that has sickened more than 1,000 people. Iowa's Hillandale Farms said Friday that it was recalling its eggs after laboratory tests confirmednce,"... more »

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