Local News

Florida COVID-19 checkpoints
Kenny Kuhn
April 01, 2020 - 8:03 am
Louisiana drivers traveling to or through the state of Florida need to be prepared to be stopped and fill out a form at a COVID-19 checkpoint.
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Jim Hanzo
WWL Newsroom
April 01, 2020 - 7:01 am
There’s widespread frustration about how long it can take to get results back for a coronavirus test, but at the Tulane Medical Center Laboratories tests only take four hours.
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Coronavirus Payments
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 31, 2020 - 10:15 pm
The federeal government says most people do not need to take any action to get COVID-19 economic impact payments.
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Hard Rock Hotel collapse
Kenny Kuhn - WWL
Associated Press
March 31, 2020 - 10:07 pm
Plans to demolish the Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans remain in limbo as the city and developers disagree over how to safely bring down the structure
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Coronavirus
WWL Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 9:54 pm
AARP Louisiana is holding a telephone town hall Meeting Wednesday to answer seniors’ concerns about the coronavirus
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WWL Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 9:43 pm
Tulane Medical Center Laboratories coronavirus tests only take four hours
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WWL Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 9:29 pm
Health care workers working long hours at LCMC hospitals, now have a chance to get some of those hard to find grocery items at work thanks to Aramark, the national hospitality service company.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 31, 2020 - 8:11 pm
Most Louisiana Food Stamp recipients will get larger amounts on their SNAP cards because of coronavirus.
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Chris Miller
March 31, 2020 - 6:33 pm
Rising water on the Mississippi River has the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers considering opening the Bonnet Carre spillway. It would be a record third consecutive year of operating the spillway if that happens
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John Bel Edwards
Chris Miller
March 31, 2020 - 4:15 pm
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards on Tuesday said the sharp rise in coronavirus cases and deaths since Monday shows Louisianans need to do a better job at staying home
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