Metairie

April 19, 2018 - 12:32 pm
(WWL.com) -- Six people are being treated for burns and electric shock after a mishap in Metairie. The New Orleans Advocate and WWL-TV reported workers were setting up a scaffold outside the Hampton Inn at 2700 North Causeway Boulevard when the incident happened. The incident is under investigation.
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Chris Miller
March 09, 2018 - 2:53 pm
A 23-year-old Metairie man faces two counts of attempted second degree murder and other charges after sheriff's officials say he stabbed his mother and father and then led deputies on a chase early this morning. Travis Tyler also faces charges of batter on a police officer, resisting an office, and...
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Chris Miller
March 07, 2018 - 1:27 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for two men who robbed a Metairie men's store, The New Orleans Advocate reported today. According to deputies, two men armed with what was described as a "military-style" rifle robbed Jeff's Haberdashery on 17th Street at Severn Avenue. No one was...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 07, 2018 - 10:39 am
While New Orleans Police say parades cannot change days with rain in the forecast, that's not the case in Jefferson Parish. In Metairie, the Krewe of Isis is telling participants in its Saturday night parade that if they have to cancel due to rain, that they will roll Monday night on Veterans Blvd...
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Don Ames
January 26, 2018 - 7:07 am
We get our first taste of Carnival in the New Orleans area this weekend, weather permitting. There are activities specifically for kids, and others specifically for adults. Mardi Gras Guide publisher, Arthur Hardy, says the whole family can enjoy a full weekend of parades on the Northshore this...
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Chris Miller
January 17, 2018 - 12:37 pm
An 8-month-old child has died after a car wreck in Metairie this morning. It has authorities stressing that people need to avoid driving if at all possible today, because there are icy conditions on the roads. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says a 19-year-old mother tried to drive on the ice...
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Chris Miller
January 17, 2018 - 12:08 pm
UPDATE: The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says the 8-month-old has died. Cops are stressing that people stay off the streets today, with icy conditions persisting. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says a young mother and her baby were both critically injured when the mom tried to drive on...
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Mark Menard
December 07, 2017 - 10:39 am
Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan joined Kristian Garic for an earlier-than-usual edition of the Players Show Tuesday night at Hooters in Metairie; and he wasted no time showing his excitement for this week's matchup against the black-and-gold's fiercest rival, a Thursday night tilt in Atlanta...
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Don Ames
November 01, 2017 - 6:48 am
Although it's not officially a city, Metairie has been named one of America's 50 Best Cities to Live. New Orleans' first suburb received that distinction from '24/7 Wall St.' The financial news and opinion company says Metairie is the 27th best place to live in the country. "It compares us...
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October 19, 2017 - 5:43 pm
We were thrilled to have U.S. Congressman STEVE SCALISE in studio. Newell Normand discussed healthcare, tax reform and the future of the middle class with the House Majority Whip. Here are Newell’s HOT TAKES: *What an incredible privilege to have Steve Scalise in studio. It was great to see him...
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