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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 3:16 pm
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued an executive order requiring anyone traveling to the Lone Star State from New Orleans or New York to quarantine themselves for 14 days
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Coronavirus
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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 1:30 pm
A 17-year-old coronavirus patient from New Orleans has died from COVID-19, Louisiana health officials said Thursday
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 26, 2020 - 12:03 pm
There are now 2,305 cases in the state with 83 COVID-19 deaths across Louisiana.
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First Responders
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Kenny Kuhn
March 26, 2020 - 11:22 am
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell takes time to thank New Orleans’ first responders for all their hard work and the risk they take doing their duty during the COVID-19 crisis.
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Dr. Anthony Fauci
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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 11:17 am
Dr. Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infections Diseases, said Louisiana's decision to shut down to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus probably should have come "a bit sooner."
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Kenny Kuhn
March 26, 2020 - 10:58 am
Free meal delivery service will begin soon for low-income, home-bound, seniors in New Orleans who are at a greater risk of severe illness if exposed to COVID-19.
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Drew and Brittany Brees
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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 10:57 am
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees today pledged $5 million to prepare meals for Louisiana residents during the coronavirus pandemic
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Coronavirus
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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 10:48 am
A robot that blasts germs with deadly levels of ultraviolet radiation is on its way to East Jefferson General Hospital, courtesy of Jesuit High School
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Steve Geller
March 26, 2020 - 10:39 am
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton wants Taysom Hill to enter 2020 as their #2 QB
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