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LSU offers extension, pay raise to Miles

Tonight on 9News at 5:  Reports circulated that Les Miles was offered a $27.5 million contract from Arkansas, but LSU is making sure its head coach stays put.  WAFB's Jacques Doucet will have more on a contract extension for the Mad Hatter tonight at 5.

Later on 9News at 6: A Baton Rouge woman is upset that her neighbor's pet rats are overrunning her yard.  WAFB's Jim Shannon will have more tonight at 6.

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