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KRVS Local
10:28 am
Fri November 16, 2012

3rd District campaigns heat up

Credit Chelsey Taylor

On Halloween night, two Republican candidates for the third congressional seat held a heated debated at Town Square Media’s KPEL 96.5 News Radio station. Representative Boustany and Representative Landry debated for an hour on key topics such as healthcare, medicare, inability to be civil, oil and gas industry and the debt ceiling increase.  Hitting close to home the two debated feverishly about the oil and gas industry. Representative Boustany accused Representative Landry of proposing a job killing mandate that would cause the oil and gas industry $400 million, while causing job loss.

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KRVS Local
10:25 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Three states set to vote for the legalization of marijuana

Legalize Louisiana held a protest in Houma, hoping to bring attention to the role marijuana can play in today’s society.
Credit facebook.com/legalizelouisiana

This election year a number of states are asking voters to approve pot for medicinal purposes, including Arkansas and Massachusetts and three states: Colorado, Oregon and Washington will vote to legalize marijuana on November 6.  One Louisiana organization, Legalize Louisiana, is taking a stand, hoping to one day to play a major part in the legalization of marijuana in Louisiana. Although Louisiana is not among the states that are offering marijuana for medicinal purposes, groups such as Legalize Louisiana will continue to take a stand.

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KRVS Local
8:36 am
Fri November 16, 2012

Apres Midi, November 15

Music
3:10 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

Old Gold, November 15

Original rock and roll lives on KRVS. While searching for records to play on "Big Band Swings", I've also picked up some interesting 1950s tunes---and just as BBS has become BBS and other things, Old Gold starts out as a big mix of musical genres, with an emphasis on rock, roll, rhythm, and my favorite, novelty!

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Music
2:59 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

Local Produce November 15

Johanna Divine navigates the musical landscape highlighting tunes from specific locales for each program.

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