Rob Masson

Rob Masson

FOX 8 reporter Rob Masson began his broadcasting career while in college as News Director at WLSU. This Louisiana State University grad has been covering news in New Orleans since the mid-eighties, and has been with FOX 8 since 1994.


Recent Articles by Rob

  Judge: City violated open meetings law in approving New Orleans East gas plant

  Governor talks storm defenses, and levee subsidence

  Federal government indicts 2 Tulane University scientists

  Chase family speaks about the loss of their matriarch

  The Legacy of Ms Leah: Iconic chef to be honored with day of remembrance

  Beekeepers move in to tackle Avondale nuisance

  Data Center discusses disturbing New Orleans trends with council

  FOX 8 Defenders: Jefferson Parish declares bee-infested home a nuisance

  City officials urge residents to get ready for hurricane season now

  Lawmaker who helped kill CCC tolls is leaving office

  Plaquemines Parish residents worry about levee seeps

  New commitment could mean, new jobs at Michoud

  Dual investigations begin into allegations of payroll fraud in St. John School security

  Opioid epidemic hits hard on the North Shore

  Former Jefferson Parish councilman Chris Roberts pleads not guilty in federal court

  Judge won’t lower bond for former JP sheriff candidate, law enforcement officer accused of rape

  Engineers discuss the solution to the 14 year old Taylor Platform leak

  FOX 8 Defenders: Westwego residents concerned over apparent bee infestation

  Driver facing charges after Causeway crash, lake rescue

  City officials assess Mother’s Day flood damage as some residents mop up

  St. Bernard prepares for emergency declaration in advance of possible spillway reopening

  Corps officials could announce historic reopening of spillway Thursday

  ACLU, Public Defender’s office praise crime camera ruling

  Investigation into Uptown’s massive water leak continues, lanes still closed on Claiborne

  Water main break, boil water advisory in Uptown frustrates residents, city leaders

  Dome officials outline $400 million improvement package in early stages

  Terrebonne Parish man settles 1947 clergy abuse case

  Inspector General Takes councilman Chris Roberts’ computers on day of resignation

  Bonnet Carre Spillway may make history

  Louisiana seafood labeling bill clears hurdle