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Meet Your Neighbor

Marshal: Law enforcement not the enemy

Nathan Keller said one of his goals as the Ward 3 Marshal is to restore the youth’s trust in law enforcement so that children and ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Friday, November 5, 2021 5:53 am

lake charles city council

City to push ahead with drainage improvements despite limited funds

Lake Charles City Council members on Wednesday voted to amend their contract with the state Department of Transportation and Development so crews can clear underground ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Wednesday, November 3, 2021 8:36 pm

18th World LNG and Gas Series

Community activists warn of LNG plants, climate change

Several organizations and activists held a news conference in Lake Charles Tuesday and demanded a transition to more renewable energy sources, rather than building more ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 5:55 pm

sports betting

Johns: Sports betting ‘a must’ for LC casinos

Louisiana Gaming Control Board Chairman Ronnie Johns said Monday that he’s hoping to issue sports betting licenses to Golden Nugget Casino and L’Auberge Casino Resort ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 6:00 am


Early voting begins today for Nov. 13 election

Early voting for the Nov. 13 primary election begins today through Nov. 6, except Sunday, at various locations in Calcasieu Parish. Polls are open from ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Saturday, October 30, 2021 5:10 am

Severe weather

Governor: SW La. proof climate change real

Gov. John Bel Edwards, after Thursday’s tour of neighborhoods just south of Lake Charles that were damaged by an EF2 tornado that touched down Wednesday, ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Thursday, October 28, 2021 12:48 pm

hurricane laura

Police Jury president: Calcasieu treated like ‘redheaded stepchild’

Local elected officials said the nearly $600 million allocated for Southwest Louisiana’s ongoing recovery from Hurricanes Laura and Delta falls far short of the needs ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Thursday, October 28, 2021 11:37 am

mental health

Partnership allows for free mental health counseling

Free mental health counseling is now available for eligible low- to moderate-income residents in Lake Charles through a partnership with the city and Lake Charles ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Tuesday, October 26, 2021 9:07 pm

hurricane laura

Community Foundation hires master planning firm

The Community Foundation of Southwest Louisiana has hired a long-time master planning firm to head a planning process for Calcasieu and Cameron parishes, officials announced ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Monday, October 25, 2021 8:43 pm

hurricane laura

Port of LC seeks reimbursement for hurricane repairs

Port of Lake Charles board members agreed Monday to allow Executive Director Richert Self to enter into an agreement with the state so the port ... Read more

by John Guidroz, Monday, October 25, 2021 8:21 pm

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