CPSO: Two nursing home workers steal thousands from residents, unaware the other was committing same crime

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating two nursing home workers after receiving complaints that money was stolen from several residents' accounts.

Those who helped Jayme Closs want her to get $50,000 reward after making own escape

The couple who called 911 for Jayme Closs, after she escaped and was brought to their house, are pointing out that she rescued herself.
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Hyundai and Kia recalling 168,000 cars over engine fire problem

The affiliated Korean automakers have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.


  City Council approves zoning change to remodel historic downtown building into food hall

Water bill scam circulating in Lake Charles

Boil advisory announced for Fenton area

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First Alert Forecast: Warm for now, but our cold front arrives Saturday with rain

Friday will continue to have increased rain chances. I have the rain chances at 40% as a warm front passes over us. So, it should not be a washout, but I would keep the umbrella with you. Most of the rain will be in the afternoon and evening.
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Hotel dishwasher awarded $21 million after ex-employer made her work on Sundays

Marie Jean Pierre, 60, a former employee at Conrad Miami said the company violated her civil rights.

State police release initial complaint: Report says Landry pulled gun in confrontations with store clerk, police officer

DCFS reports early issuance of Feb. food stamps for La. recipients complete

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Morning clouds and fog give way to sunshine and warmer afternoon

Lake Area church offering shelter for homeless population during freezing temperatures

  Federal prison employees working without pay discuss government shutdown

Local organizations call for transparency, community involvement in case of officer-involved shooting

Victim held captive in DeRidder apartment for eleven hours speaks out

City defers public records request on Landry shooting to state police, state police say they are processing request

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  Giuliani: ‘I never said there was no collusion’ between Trump campaign, Russia

Giuliani, Trump's personal attorney, made the bombshell statement Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo.


  Sports Person of the Week - Summer Ceaser

Alvin Kamara, the garbage man?

Championship banners go up in Superdome

Former Saint Brandin Cooks says ‘it’s just another game’ when he plays in the Dome Sunday

Cooks racked up 2,800 yards receiving, and 20 touchdowns in three seasons with the Saints


  Jennings Police Department K9 receives bulletproof vest

Brownie Girl Scout fighting back against SWLA litter problem

Entergy Customers to receive refund credits on bills for next three months

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Crash on I-10 WB at Calcasieu River Bridge causing delays

CPSO: One arrested, search for second suspect underway in connection with theft from nursing home residents

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of theft from a local nursing home and its residents
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  Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.

  Two arrested in connection with armed robbery of gas station on Nelson Road

Coalition for Action requests name of officer involved in shooting be released

First Alert Forecast: Rain comes back to end the week ahead of our big drop in temperatures

Legal Corner: Can I get a divorce after 3 months of marriage?


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