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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Amid concerns about bottlenecks to access, Louisiana regulators agreed Monday to loosen limits on how many medical marijuana patients doctors authorized to dispense cannabis can treat. Louisiana's State Board of Medical Examiners voted 8-1 to remove a cap established in 2016 that limited physicians to 100 medical marijuana patients. People seeking the treatment pushed elimination of the cap, worried they will have difficulty getting the medication when it becomes available later this year, estimated around November. Dr. Victor Chou, who has opened a medical marijuana clinic...

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04/30/2015
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society hosted their 26th annual MS Walk in Shreveport at the Louisiana Boardwalk on April 11.  Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the...
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04/29/2015
Ten Lincoln Parish residents were arrested early Tuesday morning as part of the Operation Pit Stop drug raid. Chad Alexander, Lincoln Parish Sheriffs Office public information officer, said the...
04/29/2015
The Clothesline Project will be featured in the Chautauqua Gallery at the Lincoln Parish Library through Friday. It is presented by the Louisiana Tech School of Human Ecology’s Event planning class...
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04/29/2015
Meet the Beetles, a touring Beatles tribute band, performed a free show at the Lincoln Parish Library Events center on Tuesday night. They played classic songs from the British band.
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04/29/2015
The seventh annual Adopt-A-School, End-of-Year luncheon was held Tuesday to honor schools and local businesses for their contributions to the Lincoln Parish education system, school projects and...
04/29/2015
The annual I-20 Top 20 event held Tuesday helps build connections between local entrepreneurs and potential investors, or business advisors to help accelerate entrepreneurs’ companies. Kathy Wyatt,...
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04/28/2015
A Ruston art teacher is among four North Louisiana residents who remain trapped on a mountainside in Nepal as a result of Saturday’s earthquake. Douglas Walton was leading a group of 15 people,...
04/28/2015
This is the first year the school system is letting parents apply for their preferred school at the Lincoln Parish Community Network Pre-Kindergarten Application Roundup, said Kay Bradford, grant...
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04/28/2015
With family history dating back further than the Revolutionary War, Jay Vinyard continued his family’s tradition when he signed up for World War II. “I signed up at 18, during my first semester of...
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04/27/2015
Ruston native and artist Trent Dion Soto showed his documentary film, Among the Discarded, at the Dixie Theatre on Saturday. Before the showing of the film, Soto explained why he decided to make the...