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Chris Miller
January 27, 2020 - 6:21 am
Workers are getting ready to begin making some major changes in the 45-year-old stadium. Louisiana Stadium and Exposition District Chairman Kyle France says this phase is mostly behind the scenes stuff.
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Superdome Security Officer reverses self in new affidavit filing
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Thomas Perumean
January 18, 2020 - 11:36 am
As an arrest warrant for Cleveland Browns' receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. hanging in the wind, the officer who sparked the case by filing a complaint against the NFL superstar appears to be back tracking. It all began with an alleged smack on the butt by Beckham that lead the officer to file the...
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Chris Miller
January 14, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The Mercedes-Benz Superdome is a smoke-free building, and not even the players who just won college football's national championship are an exception, apparently. Quarterback Joe Burrow and other players enjoyed a few celebratory puffs back in the LSU locker room, but according to a report cited in...
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Its gets loud in the Dome, watch for hearing loss
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Thomas Perumean
January 05, 2020 - 9:29 am
The Super Dome is always loud and proud. But can all that cheering and screaming be hazardous to your hearing? “Last year for Rams game we were at 128 decibels!” Says Jamie Pierre with Ochsner. She tells WWL-TV that’s like standing under a fighter plane taking off from an aircraft carrier. Can...
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Chris Miller
January 04, 2020 - 8:48 pm
The Krewe of Endymion has not yet said how the parade will avoid the area around the partially collapsed construction site of the Hard Rock Hotel. The Times-Picayune | New Orleans Advocate reports the krewe is still discussing alternates with city officials. According to the report, the krewe still...
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WWL Newsroom
December 12, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Patty Burnaman | WWL First News The number of San Francisco 49ers fans in the dome last Sunday was incredible. Some at the game said that sometimes, the '9ers fans were as loud as Saints fans. How can that be? The Saints are sold out on a season-ticket basis. Where did these fans get those tickets...
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WWL Newsroom
December 05, 2019 - 8:14 pm
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards won't have an inaugural ball to celebrate the start of his second term in office. The disruption to tradition is caused by college football's national championship game. The Democratic governor will be sworn in for his second term, along with other statewide elected...
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