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midwife
WWL Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 7:14 am
With new hospital restrictions limiting visitors due to the outbreak of the coronavirus expectant mothers are facing a new norm in the delivery room. Some are now seeking alternatives and reaching out to midwives.
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weather
WWL Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 6:45 am
A cool front moves in sometime by noon today. It will bring scattered showers and less humid weather tomorrow and Thursday.
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WWL Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 9:34 pm
While we are all safe at home with the family, most of us are cooking more than we ever did. Chef Duke Locicero of Dab’s Bistro in Metairie has some suggestions.
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Hard Rock Collapse
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 30, 2020 - 8:42 pm
The demolition plan for the Hard Rock Hotel construction site in New Orleans have changed yet again. The owner says the plan has reverted to traditional demolition.
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Help Wanted job hiriing
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 30, 2020 - 8:19 pm
While many people have lost their jobs as the economy suffers through the coronavirus pandemic, there are companies hiring now. Here is a list.
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Hannah Gaber - USA TODAY NETWORK
Kenny Kuhn
March 30, 2020 - 7:07 pm
Senator Kennedy works to save Louisiana's oil and gas industry hurt by the coronavirus crisis and to send much-needed food to food banks in New Orleans.
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NOPD
Chris Miller
March 30, 2020 - 5:27 pm
The New Orleans Police department says it has arrested the organizer of a second like parade that officers shut down over the weekend.
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John Bel Edwards
Chris Miller
March 30, 2020 - 4:16 pm
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards said Monday that he is ready to keep stay-at-home guidelines in place and schools closed through the end of next month -- April 30 -- after the White House announced it is recommending people continue social distancing through that same time.
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Kenner Police HQ
Chris Miller
March 30, 2020 - 3:37 pm
Kenner Police Chief Michael Glaser has tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus
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Chris Miller
March 30, 2020 - 2:28 pm
The New Orleans Fire Department is investigating a two-alarm fire at an abandoned school building
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