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Tim Connell, Atchafalaya region manager for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, speaks Monday during the Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District Commission meeting. Connell said despite delays on a contract proposal to dredge the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel, the channel should still be fully dredged by March 2019. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Corps: Delay in dredge plans shouldn't slow channel opening

Despite some delays in proposal negotiations to dredge the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel, U.S.

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The black bear above was spotted in spring 2017 on the bayou side of Riverview Lane near Green Acres in the unincorporated parish and photographed by Lana Bailey. The bear was climbing the fence at one of the houses and didn’t cause any damage. It slipped away before animal control authorities could arrive.

From the Editor: Groups sue to keep bears on endangered list

A fight is shaping up over Louisiana black bears.



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