Chip Kline

Chris Miller
July 13, 2019 - 1:55 pm
As Tropical Storm Barry slowly blows ashore in Vermillion Parish some 150 miles west of New Orleans, state officials are bracing for the continuous heavy rain expected from the slow-moving storm. Governor John Bel Edwards said that rains is expected to cause problems far from the storm's landfall...
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Chris Miller
July 11, 2019 - 2:08 pm
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards today said the state is preparing a category one hurricane to hit the state sometime Saturday. "This is going to be a major weather event for a huge portion of the state," said Edwards. "The more information we get, the more concerned we are it's going to be an...
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March 02, 2019 - 11:51 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A state agency is issuing an emergency rule affecting levees in Louisiana's coastal area so local jurisdictions can control activity due to dangerous flood conditions on the Mississippi River and other waterways. The Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board says...
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