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  1. Peterson scores 16, Loyola beats La.-Monroe in CBI openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | NewsOK.com

    Earl Peterson scored 16 points to lead a balanced offense as Loyola-Chicago beat Louisiana-Monroe 65-58 Monday night in the opener of the College Basketball Invitational championship series. Christian Thomas had 12 points, Montel James added 11 and Devon Turk 10 to help the Ramblers shake off a two-point halftime deficit to take command in the second half.

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  2. Monroe's budget battle continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The battle of the budget in the City of Monroe continues. More questions have come to the surface following last week's heated city council meeting.

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  3. Federal leaders visit Monroe for 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Thanks to a law that was passed 20-years ago, between 1993 and 2010 domestic violence decreased 67%. And on Monday, the Office on Violence Against Women visited Ouachita Parish to see what practices are working here to keep domestic violence on the decline.

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  4. Winter weather delays local strawberriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The News-Star

    Winter weather delays local strawberries Sal Petitto will plant an additional strawberry crop in southern Louisiana next year. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1CqvFNO It's going to take a lot more sunshine to ripen the strawberries at Sal Petitto's strawberry farm in Monroe.

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  5. SGA prez to lawmakers: We've been quiet for too longRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The News-Star

    SGA prez to lawmakers: We've been quiet for too long Rep. Katrina Jackson: We've given away too much of the state's money. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1Cq0GBG University of Louisiana at Monroe Senate Faculty President Josh Stockley addresses the crowd at a higher education forum Monday at the ULM Library.

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  6. Residents asked to "Fill the Overpass" May 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Hundreds of motorcyclists from California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas on their way to the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. will be passing through the West Monroe, Monroe area on May 17th, 2015. The riders will be headed east on I-20.

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  7. Reports: Bama wideout Sims suffers ACL injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CBS Sports

    ... Tide's Saturday practice, and per al.com the injury is believed to be a full torn ACL . A four-star recruit from Monroe, La. ranked amont the top 100 overall prospects in his class, Sims enrolled in January 2014 and appeared in 12 games during his ...

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  8. NL Band Skypes with Emmy Awarding ComposerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | EParis Extra

    ... the grade 4 list." The band will compete on April 2. Giroux was born 1961 in Massachusetts then raised in Arizona and Monroe, LA. She received her formal education from LSU and Boston University where she studied composition with John Williams (Star ...

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  9. Youth group explores Twin Cities for scavenger huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Members of a West Monroe youth group met this afternoon for a scavenger hunt through the Twin Cities, for no other reason than to have a little fun before going back to school tomorrow. TheTable is a youth group, meeting every Sunday at Christ Church in West Monroe for bible study and ministry.

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  10. Cats top Radford in CBI QuarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... a Division I team in New England. The Catamounts advance to the semifinals of the CBI Tournament and will travel to Monroe, Louisiana to face the Louisana-Monroe Warhawks on Wednesday (March 25) at 8 p.m. (EST) at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. ULM erased a ...

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  11. Vigil held for murder victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    On Monday, they held a vigil where his body was found on Friday, shot to death in a car on the corner of 25th Street and Maddox in Monroe. "This is to bring back peace back in our community.

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  12. Rising Ouachita River causes concern, but not panicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... 40 feet. "We are not overly concerned about the current situation even though we will be reaching near flood level at Monroe at 40 feet in a few days we don't expect it to go any higher at this point with the water that is already on the ground it ...

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  13. Monroe mayor says he will veto professional services ordinance & council's proposed city budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Mayor Jamie Mayo is threatening to use his veto power if Monroe City Council members approve a professional services ordinance, and a city budget plan proposed by council members. A controversial ordinance is up for final adoption at Tuesday night's Monroe City Council meeting, and Mayor Jamie Mayo is no closer to agreeing with it.

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  14. DeSiard Street shelter might close soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... for some," Nimmers said. Homelessness rates in Louisiana have dropped over the past four years, but Smith said Monroe hasn't seen a decrease. A recent report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development shows that homelessness in ...

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  15. Experts: Jindal using DC trips to boost imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | USA Today

    ... money. He's looking for endorsements,'' said Joshua Stockley, a political scientist at the University of Louisiana in Monroe, La. "He's looking for media. You have to stay in the headlines to be relevant.'' Jindal's Washington politicking hasn't ...

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  16. City Council to consider St. Francis incentiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The News-Star

    City Council to consider St. Francis incentive If approved, the city would provide $570,000 from its economic development fund. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1C5OVjM Monroe's City Council is expected to consider and approve an incentive package during its Tuesday meeting that will assist St. Francis Medical Center in keeping its downtown campus open.

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  17. Jindal pledges support for Kansas Lane Connector fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The News-Star

    Jindal pledges support for Kansas Lane Connector funding If approved, the city would secure $14.5M to complete northern Monroe roadway project. Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1boQL6H Gov. Bobby Jindal has committed to support $14.6 million in capital outlay funds for the Kansas Lane Connector in Monroe.

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  18. Revised forecast: Ouachita will crest below flood stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The News-Star

    ... Levee District officials aren't taking any chances. Personnel have already closed flood gates at Black Bayou in West Monroe and River Styx, Lonewa and Chauvin in Monroe as well as gates in Caldwell Parish.

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  19. Bears Rally Again, Complete Sweep of Abilene ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | FOX16

    ... hits and two walks in 3.0 innings. She struck out two. The Bears will step out of SLC play Wednesday, travelling to Monroe, Louisiana to take on the University of Louisiana at Monroe at 5:00 PM. UCA will then return to conference play next weekend, ...

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  20. Public records allegedly used as an 'end table' ignite legal battle, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... filed a criminal complaint against the district court for its refusal to release disciplinary records related to a Monroe law clerk, Allyson Campbell. Campbell is alleged to have "shredded court filings and delayed numerous writ applications" and to ...

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