Louisiana COVID hospitalizations have dropped by more than 11% in the past week, as the omicron wave begins its downhill decline.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Conditions after Hurricane Ida killed about 280 million fish in inland waters — about 40% more than died after Hurricane Andrew in 1992, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries estimated Thursday.
BATON ROUGE—With the state flush with cash, Gov. John Bel Edwards unveiled a proposed budget Monday that includes more than $1.1 billion in infrastructure spending and investments in education at all levels.
South Lafourche High School is all-clear after an early-afternoon scare in the school's library.
The Krewe of Neptune will not roll on Mardi Gras Day this year due to Hurricane Ida damaging the parade’s floats, which are stored in Golden Meadow.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Critics of Louisiana's education board are raising questions about a five-member “working group” that has been working behind closed doors to review the state's accountability system for public schools.
The COVID situation in Louisiana looks better today than it did this time last week, thanks to what appears to be a possible cooling period in new cases and also hospitalizations.
A Baton Rouge man is wanted by the Thibodaux Police Department for a double murder within city limits last night.
The Galliano and Cote Blanche Pontoon bridges will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning at midnight due to the threat of icy conditions in our area.
The Bayou Community Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux for Hurricane Ida Relief.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers will be getting $2.6 billion for Louisiana under the infrastructure and supplemental disaster acts, Gov. John Bel Edwards said Wednesday.
Local officials say that our area will be better protected from hurricanes that ever before in the future, thanks to a Project Partnering Agreement for the Morganza to the Gulf of Mexico project that was executed on December 28, 2021 to kick-off federal-led construction for the project.
A Boil Water Advisory that's been in effect for Grand Isle since Hurricane Ida has been lifted – now close to 5 months since the storm.
The National Weather Service said that there is a likelihood of a wintry mix in our area Thursday night and into Friday morning.
(The Center Square) – Louisiana student loan borrowers will receive more than $27 million in relief as part of a national settlement with Navient, one of the nation’s largest student loan servicers.
GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) — A little over five months after Hurricane Ida devastated Grand Isle, Louisiana's barrier island, electricity is fully up and running, the mayor’s office said.
Lafourche Parish District Attorney Kristine Russell announced that several suspected criminals were indicted last week in separate criminal investigations in Lafourche.
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is raising prices for its video streaming customers in the U.S. and Canada, less than a year and a half since its last price increase, as competition from other streaming services increases.
The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for public help to identify the owner of a vehicle who is wanted for questioning in reference to a stolen ATV in Raceland.
The Bayou Country Children's Museum announced on their Facebook page that their annual Play it Forward Casino and Auction Night has been scheduled for March 25 at the Foundry on the Bayou in Thibodaux.
The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for public help in locating a stolen side-by-side utility vehicle following the suspect's arrest on Wednesday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans will reinstitute an indoor mask mandate to fight the spread of COVID-19 while readying for an influx of visitors for the Mardi Gras season, the city health director said Tuesday.
(The Center Square) – Louisiana has launched a new $146 million program designed to help homeowners struggling to pay their mortgages because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
BATON ROUGE--Louisiana will have an additional $1.6 billion to spend over the next year and a half after a state panel approved new revenue projections Tuesday.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will begin accepting 2021 individual state income tax returns on Jan. 24, the same day the IRS will begin accepting federal returns for 2021.