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LDWF News: Hunter education requirement clarified

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is advising hunters that a change in state law allows persons born on or after September 1, 1969 to purchase a hunting license without hunter education certification.  However, persons without hunter education will receive a restricted license th

Ville Platte receives fresh produce for the elderly

Ville Platte Mayor Jennifer Vidrine was in Baton Rouge Monday when she got a call from Second Harvest of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana, asking if she wanted a truck load of fresh produce to distribute. “I just couldn’t turn it down,” she said.


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