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Mudbug Madness underway in Shreveport

It's mudbug madness in Shreveport this weekend, as thousands flock to the downtown area for Cajun cuisine and music as part of the 29th annual festival. Up to 100,000 people are expected to attend this year.

UPDATE: Bicyclist dies two days after getting hit by truck

UPDATE: Kevin Michael Mouser died Thursday at LSU Hospital in Shreveport from injuries he received in Tuesday night’s crash.

Suspect still at large after a stabbing at a Shreveport night club

A man is hospitalized with several stab wounds after a fight in downtown Shreveport. Police responded to a reported stabbing at a local hospital at about 5:10 a.m.

Dispute over money ends in a hit and run

A man is in the hospital with serious injuries after he was run over because of a dispute over money.

Money dispute leads to stabbing in Shreveport

A Shreveport man was stabbed several times Wednesday evening during an argument over money. It happened around 6:20 p.m. in a Ceder Grove house on the 200 block of West 86th Street.

Fast food restaraunt robbed at gunpoint

Two men held employees at gunpoint during a robbery at Arby's Wednesday night.

St. Landry Parish traffic stop turns into gunfight

Lousiana State Police detectives were called in to investigate an officer involved shooting. On Wednesday, a St. Landry Parish sheriffs deputy stopped a van on northbound I-49 for following too close.

12 ticketed at Bossier City safety checkpoint

The Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 2200 block of Shed Road yesterday, May 23, 2012 between the hours of 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Louisiana ranks fifth for business-friendly environment

It's National Small Business Week and cities across the country are encouraging people to "Shop Small." For local residents, that means supporting thousands of small businesses across the Ark-La-Tex.

Shreveport police seek shoooting suspect

Police detectives have issued an arrest warrant for the suspect they believe shot a local man during an attempted robbery earlier this month in west Shreveport.