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Bossier Parish is battling blight by selling adjudicated properties for the first time through the online auction firm CivicSource.


Daily direct flights to New Orleans start today from Shreveport Regional Airport. New Orleans-based startup carrier GLO will begin service between these two cities at the top and bottom of the state that haven’t been connected since 2004.

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More than 600 high school students from northwest Louisiana are touring manufacturing plants this week to see firsthand what these blue-collar jobs are like. The Libbey Glass factory in Shreveport hosted 12 students Wednesday from Red River High School in Coushatta.

Kate Archer Kent

A new charter airline plans to start twice-weekday, non-stop flights between Shreveport and New Orleans in November. New Orleans-based Glo made the announcement Tuesday at a press conference at Shreveport Regional Airport.

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The manager of the farmers market in Natchitoches aims to extend a program that attracted hundreds of kids and their families to the market during the summer months.