Friday Dec 6
Large Aframax tanker calls Port of Montreal
The Port of Montreal has welcomed the largest petroleum tanker to have ever visited the port.
St. James steps closer to adopting parish master plan
St. James Parish's proposed master plan, the document offering guidelines on how to direct and provide for parish growth over the next 20 years, moved closer to adoption Wednesday.
La. 18 closed near Mosaic Faustina plant in St. James
La. 18 near the Mosaic Faustina plant is closed due to a traffic accident, the St. James Parish Sheriff's Office announced in an email.
Christmas Eve bonfires a family tradition in St. James
Mahlon PochA©, who turns 75 on Dec. 6, has been helping build Christmas Eve bonfires along the Mississippi River levee since he was a child in the 1940s.
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Woman dies at hospital after head-on collision
Less than an hour before it was officially Thanksgiving Day a tragic crash on Louisiana roadways left one woman dead and another badly hurt.
Corps confirms its preference for St. John Parish east bank levee alignment
St. John Parish would get a levee -- but St. James would not -- under the Army Corps of Engineers' plan to protect east bank communities from hurricane storm surge.
River Parishes Transit Authority begins Saturday bus service for residents
Beginning Dec. 7, River Parishes Transit Authority will offer service on Saturdays.
St. James council goes on record against terminal site
The St. James Parish Council endorsed a resolution Wednesday opposing the proposed site of Wolverine Terminals LLC's crude oil terminal and blending operation in Paulina after residents objected to industry operating in a residential area.