Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.
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  Parkland, FL, school shooting survivor takes own life

Sydney Aiello’s mother said her daughter felt survivor’s guilt and was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after being on campus the day of the shooting last year.

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First Alert Forecast: Clouds begin to build ahead of rain chances to start the work week

Calcasieu registrar of voters retiring

KPLC’s Crawfish Price Check

  Police chief: 3 arrested in Javid Duhon shooting, ‘Violent act stemmed from rap group’

Sentencing date set for Rodney Bailey

Rodney Bailey Jr. is facing up to 80 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree cruelty to a juvenile and obstruction of justice.
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  Mueller finishes Russia investigation, submits report to Justice Department

Mueller is not recommending any more criminal charges for any more individuals as the investigation ends.

Nearly 3,000 piglets loose after crash in IL

Range hoods recalled due to injury hazard

Gun safes recalled due to lock failure

Jury finds Leesville man guilty of 2nd-degree murder of Fort Polk soldier

Teen allegedly sets fire to home from which family was being evicted

  Shaquille O’Neal named new Papa John’s spokesman

Children’s globe recalled due to fire and burn hazards

Canned dog food recall expanded due to elevated vitamin D

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Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have the disease reactivated, NASA finds.

SPORTS

Kinder native Blake Trahan won’t make Reds opening day roster

  Mar. 21 #SWLAPreps high school baseball and softball highlights

BASEBALL: Barbe defeats Lafayette, Welsh took down Kinder SOFTBALL: Sam Houston rolls Sulphur, Kinder blows by Welsh

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AL high schooler accepted into 31 universities, awarded $1.1 million in scholarships

  FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Fantastic Friday; clouds increase Saturday but rain chances slim

  Cameron Fisheries Facility will hopefully open this summer

CPPJ approves drainage district consolidation

  Man calls out Cooking Channel’s ‘crawfish travesty’ in viral video

A video of a Louisiana native narrating a crawfish boiling segment on The Cooking Channel is going viral.
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Fentanyl-related overdose deaths up 1,000 percent, CDC says

In the five years from 2011 to 2016, the number of deaths linked to fentanyl grew from less than 1,700 to more than 18,000.

  Oil and gas seeking candidates who support the industry for fall elections

State police responds to photo of vehicles driving wrong way on 210 on-ramp

Suspects in Gotreaux homicide indicted

Welsh man convicted of second-degree murder in death of Nehemiah Gray

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