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Burn ban issued


Due to the extremely dry conditions in certain parishes within the state, State Fire Marshal H. “Butch” Browning and Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain have issued a cease and desist order for all private burning, pursuant to authority under R.S. 40:1563.

Private burning shall only be allowed by permission of the local fire department or local government.

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