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Chris Miller
January 16, 2018 - 8:03 am
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards is telling lawmakers that if they can't come to a solution on a pending billion dollar revenue shortfall, then they better be prepared to explain to their constituents why there's no more TOPS college scholarship program. The governor is set to present a state budget...
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January 16, 2018 - 6:33 am
(AP) - The trial in a road-rage shooting that left former NFL football player Joe McKnight dead is set to begin in Gretna today. Fifty-five-year-old Ronald Gasser is charged with second-degree murder in the Dec. 1, 2016, shooting of the former running back. McKnight (above) played college ball at...
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2018 - 4:42 pm
Another cold front is coming to plunge overnight lows below freezing in the New Orleans area. "For Tuesday, a 20 percent chance of light rain, breezy and colder. Highs may only reach the mid 40s but the winds will make it feel like 30s," said Channel 4 Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo. "There is...
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January 15, 2018 - 4:24 pm
Michelle Southern | WWL.com The Louisiana Heroes Project is asking folks to send some Fat Tuesday love to our troops serving in locations throughout the world who can’t be home this Carnival season. Mission Mardi Gras from Afghanistan coordinator Tawney Tallo, says their goal is to make sure all...
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Don Ames
January 15, 2018 - 2:54 pm
New Orleans now has it's own "tiny house" community, a trend that has been sweeping the country as of late. The neighborhood of diminutive dwellings opened late last year in Gentilly, inside the Pontchartrain Landing Marina and RV Park, just off the Industrial Canal near Lake Ponchartrain. The...
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Photo courtesy Jay Vise
Chris Miller
January 15, 2018 - 12:19 pm
Despite a soul-crushing moment of defeat in the NFC Divisional playoff game at Minnesota, a hundred or more Saints fans gathered at New Orleans Armstrong International Airport to welcome the team home early this morning. Fans cheered and waved signs, some of them reassuring rookie safety Marcus...
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2018 - 10:53 am
It's the end of the line for the Who Dat Nation. The season is over, in heartbreaking fashion in Minneapolis. When that final pass from Vikings QB Case Keenum was caught, and receiver Stefon Diggs tiptoed the sidelines to stay in bounds, Saints fans had a lot running through their minds. "Uh-oh,"...
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