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Two employees lied about testing samples in St. John Parish's amoeba-plagued water system, indictment says

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (WGNO) - A grand jury indicted two St. John Parish employees Monday afternoon stemming from an investigation into the parish’s  386 more words

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Coyotes come too close for comfort in St. John Parish

ST. JOHN PARISH (WGNO) “I’ve heard through friends that they’re seeing them late at night tracking in the back of the subdivisions and what not,” says LaPlace resident Keith Bordelon. 363 more words

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Parish begins trapping coyotes

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (WGNO) - St. John Parish began trapping coyotes on Monday.  By Tuesday, three of the animals had been captured.

Travis Perrilloux with the parish’s office of homeland security says his office has received more than 30 complaints about the animals.  124 more words

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Water department warns of potential scammers in St. John Parish

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH – The Parish is informed that misleading information and requests for water samples are being circulated by a third-party private business through flyers on residents’ doors. 148 more words

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Erin Brockovich's investigator addresses deadly brain-eating amoeba concerns

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (WGNO) - “We do not have a good distribution center where the amoeba that’s in our water can be contained,” says Reserve resident Joy Cantrelle. 282 more words

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State police investigate data inconsistencies in St. John water system

ST. JOHN PARISH (WGNO)–There are new details in the amoeba-plagued water system in St. John Parish.

State Police are now investigating data inconsistencies related to the case. 388 more words

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Brain-eating amoeba fears on the rise

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST (WGNO) - Neighbors in St. John Parish fearful of a brain-eating amoeba in their drinking water are taking extra precautions.

“If it can go through the nose it can probably go through anywhere else is what I’m thinking,” says Christopher Dalgo.   244 more words

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