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Lake Charles, Louisiana News

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Crash under investigation in Westlake A motorcycle and a car collided in Westlake Wednesday night. The crash happened at the intersection of Houston River Road and Guillory Street. Police tell 7News three people went to the hospital, but none of the injuries were life-threatening. Copyr
KPLC - TV | 7 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Day of kindness in memory of Daniel Ieyoub Wednesday, April 18was a "Day of Kindness" at St.Louis Catholic High School, in memory of Daniel Ieyoub, who passed away one year ago on April 19, 2017.Daniel was many things to many different people, but at St. Louis,whe
KPLC - TV | 9 hours, 34 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Lake Charles native chosen as Louisiana's new higher education commissioner Louisiana has a new higher education commissioner to oversee policy governing the state's public colleges and more than 200,000 students.
KPLC - TV | 9 hours, 56 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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TAKE THE QUIZ: Are you safely crossing the road? Do you think you cross the road safely?Take our quiz to test your knowledge.
KPLC - TV | 11 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Local nonprofit helps single mothers in need Being a single mother can be difficult, especially when you don't get the support you need. Now there's a local nonprofit organization called 'Single Mothers of America' aiming to help. Loretha Green founded the organization in 2016 with the hope gi
KPLC - TV | 11 hours, 49 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Four injured in scaffolding accident in Westlake Four employees of Turner Industries were injured in a scaffolding accident at a Westlake Chemical facility on Monday, company officials said. Three of the employees are in area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries, according to a statement release
KPLC - TV | 11 hours, 59 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Progress made on KPLC, St. Jude Children's Hospital Dream Home The walls are finally up and there is progress made at the site of the St. Jude Dream home in Lake Charles. The home is being built in the Graywood community and one lucky family in Southwest Louisiana is going to win the home, thanks to a giveaway sponso
KPLC - TV | 12 hours, 16 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
How Trump's tax cuts affect SWLA Businesses across the country are starting to see the effects of President Trump's Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. In the fiscal 2018 year, taxes will be cut by around $135 billion. But how will that affect Southwest Louisiana? Stine Home & Yard CEO Dennis Sti
KPLC - TV | 13 hours, 53 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Local group tries to secure more federal funding for a new I-10 bridge It's no secret we need a new I-10 bridge. Right now, there is work being done to strengthen the bridge to handle an a future increase in traffic, diverted from the re-decking of the I-210 bridge. The bridge already normally sees 90,000 vehicle
KPLC - TV | 14 hours, 58 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana
FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Clouds clear out tonight; tracking a second cold front this weekend For the rest of today, the clouds will hang around. These clouds are building up ahead of a cold front that will cross over us tonight. I do not expect much rain from this front. Therefore, we should remain dry. However, there is the slight chance there w
KPLC - TV | 16 hours, 1 minute ago | comment? | recommend article from Lake Charles, Louisiana