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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 04, 2020 - 8:21 am
Tulane University is opening residence halls to people coming to Louisiana to help battle the spreading coronavirus.
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Kenny Kuhn
April 03, 2020 - 8:40 pm
A Google Health analytic report shows people across Louisiana are staying home.
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Chris Miller
April 03, 2020 - 6:50 pm
Dorignac's shuts down for "extensive deep cleaning" after employee contracts coronaviru
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Chris Miller
April 03, 2020 - 6:26 pm
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell says people could do better with their social distancing
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Chris Miller
April 03, 2020 - 5:50 pm
From the White House on down to the city of New Orleans, government officials are now recommending people cover their faces when they leave their homes to carry out essential tasks
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Chris Miller
April 03, 2020 - 2:20 pm
The number of deaths from coronavirus, on top of normal death rates in Louisiana, is putting a strain on coroner's offices, funeral homes, and hospitals
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Slidell Police
Chris Miller
April 03, 2020 - 1:36 pm
Slidell tonight begins an 11:00 p.m. through 5:00 a.m. curfew.
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Steve Geller
April 03, 2020 - 1:34 pm
The 2024 Super Bowl may have to be moved to another location because of a conflict in New Orleans if the NFL switches to a 17-game season
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Kenny Kuhn
April 03, 2020 - 12:19 pm
Scientists at the Tulane National Primate Research Center are working fast to study the coronavirus and develop a safe treatment for people. Chief Veterinary Medical Officer with the research center, Skip Bohm, says a vaccine is still a ways away.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 03, 2020 - 12:12 pm
The Louisiana Department of health says there are now 10,297 cases of coronavirus in the state and 370 deaths.
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