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November 20, 2017 - 12:48 pm
There are plenty of reasons to be proud of the New Orleans Saints right now, and fans are loading up on black and gold gear more now than even before the season. That observation is from Pat Randazza with Purple and Gold Sports and Black and Gold Sports in Baton Rouge. "It started off a little slow...
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November 20, 2017 - 10:57 am
(WWL.com) You will see a slight savings this year on Thanksgiving dinner. An American Farm Bureau Marketbasket survey estimates it will cost $43.27 on average in Louisiana. Farm Bureau Federation News Director Neil Melancon says a large inventory of turkeys are helping to drive prices down. "Turkey...
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Chris Miller
November 20, 2017 - 9:21 am
New Orleans voters have picked their new mayor, but it will be about half a year before LaToya Cantrell and the mostly new city council take office. This is a long time to be a lame duck, especially for a guy like Mitch Landrieu. "Mitch Landrieu likes to be influential, but it really depends on how...
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Jim Hanzo
November 19, 2017 - 7:35 pm
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a shooting that took place Saturday night, in the Lacombe area that left one man injured. STPSO deputies were dispatched to 62151 Warrior Drive just after 9:15 p.m., after a caller reported a person had been shot. When deputies arrived, they...
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Chris Miller
November 18, 2017 - 9:16 pm
Cyndi Nguyen has unseated James Gray for the New Orleans City Council District E seat, WWL-TV is predicting. It's the second instance of an incumbent being turned out this election. Kristin Gisleson Palmer defeated Nadine Ramsey for the District C seat in the primary. WWL-TV PROJECTION: Cyndi...
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Chris Miller
November 18, 2017 - 9:03 pm
Republicans maintain their hold on most statewide offices, with WWL-TV projecting John Schroder as the winner of the runoff for state treasurer. WWL-TV PROJECTION: John Schroder to be elected State Treasurer pic.twitter.com/EJeYE0wsdS — WWL-TV (@WWLTV) November 19, 2017
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