WATCH LIVE: Gov. Edwards gives update on Hurricane Zeta recovery

Edwards is in Jefferson Parish touring areas that have been damaged from Wednesday’s storm.

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Hundreds of thousands still without power following Zeta

“We are very lucky,” Terrebonne residents survey damages after Zeta

NOPD: Man injured in Gentilly shooting

  Zeta batters Southeast after swamping Gulf Coast; 6 dead

Zack: A beautiful, holiday weekend ahead

Cool starts will give way to pleasant days as we move into the holiday weekend.
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  ‘Our heart breaks’: South digs out from Zeta’s wrath

Zeta was the 27th named storm of a historically busy Atlantic hurricane season.

  Zeta destroyed some City Park oaks, but spared the centuries-old giants

  Power restoration could take up to a week for those affected by Zeta

UPDATE: Man identified in South Mississippi Hurricane Zeta death

  Residents in south Lafourche Parish pick up the damage from Hurricane Zeta

LSU Athletics laying off employees amid COVID-19 pandemic

Gov. Reeves tours Zeta damage in South Mississippi, thanks first responders

Zeta Aftermath: Curfew information

Emergency SNAP benefits extended through November for La. families

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Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence tests positive for COVID-19

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has tested positive for COVID-19, putting into doubt whether the face of college football will be available to play the top-ranked Tigers' biggest game of the season.

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Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas limited in practice Thursday

LSU Athletics laying off employees amid COVID-19 pandemic

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LSUPD searching for person reportedly involved in sexual battery on campus

  Gov. Edwards to discuss, tour Hurricane Zeta damage

Cleanup begins in St. Bernard Parish as workers assess damage

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Detectives with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission say the savage attack happened in an enclosure at a South Florida home

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Boil water advisory issued for portions of St. Tammany Parish

  Zeta moves out, a cold front moves in

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  Coastal project aims to use river mud to build land

$750,000 in grant money builds speed bumps and new channels in the marsh to capture sediment

  50,000 birds nest on a brand new Louisiana island

Man-made Gunn Island hosts the state's largest bird colony

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  Coastal project aims to use river mud to build land

  50,000 birds nest on a brand new Louisiana island