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Amanda Shaw at the 50th annual greasing of the poles.
Amos Morale III
February 21, 2020 - 12:22 pm
The 50th annual Greasing of the Poles took place Friday morning.
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If successful, its on to Kennedy and the Moon!
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Thomas Perumean
February 21, 2020 - 11:19 am
If successful, its on to Kennedy and the Moon!
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Hard Rock Collapse
Kenny Kuhn
February 21, 2020 - 11:04 am
WWLTV’s Investigative Reporter, David Hammer, talks with WWL First News about a secret recording of an emergency meeting among inspectors and building officials for the city back in September.
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Parade crowd
Kenny Kuhn
February 21, 2020 - 9:36 am
This will be the krewe’s 52-year parading when it rolls down the Uptown route tomorrow. People with special needs, who always wanted to ride but couldn’t, now have a chance to ride with Tucks.
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Robin Thicke
Kenny Kuhn
February 21, 2020 - 8:06 am
Singer-songwriter-actor Robin Thicke to reign as the Krewe of Bacchus' first legacy king.
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powerlines
WWL Newsroom
February 21, 2020 - 7:35 am
Cleco customers will see reduced bills as the cost to repair Cleco’s system following the storms was approximately $160 million. A spokesperson says that was the largest combined storm expense in the company’s history.
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Mardi Gras
Chris Miller
February 21, 2020 - 7:09 am
Endymion will pay Jefferson Parish deputies to help cover the parade with New Orleans police.
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weather
Kenny Kuhn
February 21, 2020 - 6:45 am
A cold and sunny start to a marathon of parades today.
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Coronavirus
WWL Newsroom
February 21, 2020 - 6:22 am
The virus is expected to arrive at the Tulane National Primate Research Center in St. Tammany Parish in the next two to three weeks,
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5th Circuit Court of Appeals
Associated Press
February 20, 2020 - 4:52 pm
A federal appeals court is keeping a block on a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions at about six weeks — a stage when many women may not even know they are pregnant.
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