Virus-muffled Mardi Gras hits New Orleans’ party-loving soul

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Parades canceled. Bars closed. Crowds suppressed. Mardi Gras pleasure is muted this 12 months in New Orleans as authorities search to stifle the coronavirus’s unfold. And it’s a blow to the tradition-bound metropolis’s party-loving soul. “This … Read more

Miss. says out-of-staters showing up for vaccine

JACKSON, Miss. — Officers in Mississippi say about 2% of the coronavirus vaccinations given thus far within the state have gone to folks with out-of-state addresses. Mississippi pointers say vaccination is on the market to anybody 65 or older or … Read more

LANG COVID-19 testing sites announced for first week of February in Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Health has announced testing site locations operated by the Louisiana National Guard for the first week of February in Louisiana. The site will be for the week of February 1-6 is listed below. No LANG-operated sites … Read more

Louisiana launches exposure notification mobile app COVID Defense

Louisiana has a brand new app to assist customers know when they’re liable to publicity to COVID-19. Governor John Bel Edwards introduced the launch of COVID Protection, Louisiana’s publicity notification cell software for Google and Android telephones to sluggish the … Read more