Elections

  Vic Salvador and Nathan Keller go to Ward 3 City Marshal runoff

Southwest Louisiana can expect 10 different runoff elections after Tuesday night’s midterm election. One of those being the race for Lake Charles City Marshal.

Keller, Salvador in runoff for Ward 3 City Marshal

Two SWLA parishes vote to allow fantasy sports betting, four vote the measure down

Wilrye remains Westlake police chief, Moss wins state rep seat

Clay Higgins maintains 3rd Congressional seat

Ardoin, Collins-Greenup headed for Dec. 8 runoff for Secretary of State

LIVE BLOG: 2018 Midterm elections

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  ELECTION RESULTS: Jeff Davis, Allen, and Cameron Parish

ELECTION RESULTS: Beauregard and Vernon Parish

Election Night 2018: Election results

Polls for midterm elections open until 8 p.m. Tuesday

What happened to the ‘I Voted’ stickers?

WATCH LIVE: NBC election night coverage

LIVE at 8:30 p.m.: Election night webcast

Join us at 8:30 p.m. for an election night webcast.

Voters upset with delay in poll opening at J. I. Watson

Clerk of Court says there was miscommunication with the person responsible for unlocking the facility.

  Voters to decide on new fire station issue December 8

Election day is Tuesday, but some people are already looking forward to the December 8 election. That’s when voters will have the chance to decide if the Houston River Fire Department will get a new home.

Calcasieu Parish courthouse & jail maintenance tax renewal

Calcasieu Parish courthouse & jail maintenance tax renewal

Initial Calcasieu early voting report released

How the Calcasieu Registrar of Voters Office protects your voting rights

SWLA residents discuss legalizing fantasy sports contests

LSU hosts secretary of state candidate forum

Calcasieu Parish library tax renewal on ballot

Breaking down the 6 amendments on the ballot

  Housing, transportation and growth shape DeQuincy mayor’s race

Either candidate would be a first for the city of DeQuincy.

Candidates for Westlake Police Chief talk about their platforms

In this year’s race for Westlake Police Chief, the candidates are planning on taking two very different paths if elected.

Early voting continues through Oct. 30

Early voting for the Nov. 6 Open Primary and Congressional election begins this week.

Iowa mayoral candidates discuss their stance on key issues

As the Lake Charles area continues to grow, surrounding communities like Iowa are feeling the growing pains. All five candidates running in the race for Iowa mayor, discussed this, along with other key issues ahead of the election next week.

IN THEIR WORDS: Ward 3 City Marshal

With the Nov. 6 election looming, we asked the candidates Ward 3, Lake Charles City Marshal why they are running and what makes them the best candidate.

IN THEIR WORDS: Candidates for US Representative - 3rd Congressional District

With the Nov. 6 election looming, we asked the candidates for U.S. Representative - Third Congressional District to tell us why they are running and what makes them the best candidate.

IN THEIR WORDS: Candidates for US Representative - 4th Congressional District

With the Nov. 6 election looming, we asked the candidates for U.S. Representative - Fourth Congressional District to tell us why they are running and what makes them the best candidate. Mark Halverson (no party), Mike Johnson (R) and Ryan Trundle (D) are on the ballot. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m.

Nov. 6 election: Beauregard ballot

Beauregard ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Nov. 6 election: Allen Parish ballot

Allen Parish ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Nov. 6 election: Jeff Davis Parish ballot

Jeff Davis Parish ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Nov. 6 election: Cameron Parish ballot

Cameron Parish ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Nov. 6 election: Vernon Parish ballot

Vernon Parish ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Nov. 6 election: Calcasieu Parish ballot

Calcasieu Parish ballot for the Nov. 6 election. Early voting is from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Oct. 23-30 (except Sunday, Oct. 28). Get more about what’s on your ballot and your voting location at geauxvote.com.

Secretary of state race not drawing voters' attention, analyst says

The secretary of state’s race has been quiet.

Three running for State Rep 33 in West Calcasieu

There are three candidates running for State Representative District 33 in West Calcasieu, the seat vacated by Mike Danahay after he was elected mayor of Sulphur.

Constitutional amendment would ensure transportation dollars do not go to state police

A proposed constitutional amendment would prevent state lawmakers from diverting money in the Transportation Trust Fund to Louisiana State Police (LSP) for traffic control purposes.

La. secretary of state to make sure emergency personnel responding to Michael can still vote

Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin is taking action in Louisiana to make sure first responders can exercise their right to vote due to their absence in response to Hurricane Michael.

Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus urges residents to vote to amend non-unanimous jury verdict law

The Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus (LLBC) released a statement Monday against “every vestige of discrimination in the law.”