Tips Ahead Of Tax Deadline
There’s less than a month left before federal taxes are due.
Lt. Gov pushing to have monument control transferred
Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser gave an update on the status of the four New Orleans Confederate monuments today
Lack Of Worker Visas Could Cost Crawfish Processors Big Bucks
There’s concern that processors who sell pre-peeled crawfish meat won’t have enough foreign H-2B visa workers to peel all of the crawfish on the market.
Gov. Edwards Issues Statement On Death Penalty
State lawmakers heard from supporters of the death penalty Tuesday, during a meeting of the House Criminal Justice Committee.
Community Activists Call for Higher Minimum Wages
Community activists are calling on lawmakers to pass a law allowing local governments the right to set their own minimum wages.
Regular Session Now 27 days Away
The legislative session is a less than a month away and two topics look like they’ll be the hot button issues that dominate the early discussions.
La. Adds 11,400 Jobs Year-To-Year
Louisiana has now seen eleven straight months of jobs gains, with the state adding 10,200 jobs from January 2018 to 2019.
Dispute between Ag Commish Mike Strain & LSU Delays Production of Medical Marijuana
There’s another delay in the production of medical marijuana. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is the regulator of the state’s medical marijuana program and he claims LSU and its private grower, GB Sciences, violated law by moving cannabis plants from a temporary pod to the main gr…
Tulane warns relative sea level rise faster than previously thought
Tulane researchers say current models estimating the level of sea level rise in low lying coastal areas are underestimating how quickly we’re sliding into the sea.
St. Tammany Parish Coroner declares NFC Championship game a homicide
The St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s office has ruled Sunday’s Bayou Burglary as a homicide.
New Report Shows Number Of Working Poor Households On Rise In Louisiana
The United Way ALICE report shows in 2016, 48% of all households in the state did not make enough money to pay basic needs, up 6% from 2014.
King Cake demand on the rise
King Cake, Mardi Gras, Rouses Markets, Michelle Knight