June 22, 2017 09:53 AM
National Weather Service forecasters estimated the storm had dumped anywhere from 2 to 10 inches of rain on various spots along the Gulf Coast — and more rain is on the way ...
June 22, 2017 09:51 AM
With more than 5,100 participants, the exercise’s results offer an unscientific snapshot of how voters and residents feel about spending priorities ...
June 21, 2017 10:34 AM
The storm remains offshore, and much of Southwest Louisiana including Lafayette is still likely to see heavy rainfall and other effects, including tornadoes, from the storm as it moves up the Louisiana-Texas border then curves to the northeast ...
June 21, 2017 10:20 AM
With Tropical Storm Cindy official — and unpredictable — and much of South Louisiana still skittish after last August’s devastating floods, Lafayette Consolidated Government says it is making sandbags available to residents on an temporary, emergency ...
June 20, 2017 11:54 AM
Higgins faced up to his rhetoric in a meeting with the left, but how can he abandon the tough talk that made him? ...
June 20, 2017 11:27 AM
It took a costly special session, but Louisiana will enter the new fiscal year on July 1 with a budget in place ...
June 20, 2017 10:51 AM
The northern rim of the Gulf of Mexico, including all of South Louisiana, under tropical storm warning ...
June 20, 2017 10:42 AM
Former House Speaker Chuck Kleckley, now a government affairs advisor at Adams & Reese in Baton Rouge, said last week that he thought his successor in the Legislature’s lower chamber is “doing a good job.” ...
June 19, 2017 04:30 PM
The tech firm behind Firefox has officially opened lines to tap into $150,000 in grants ...
June 19, 2017 10:10 AM
Louisiana lawmakers made crafting their latest nearly $29 billion state operating budget a teeth-gnashing, stress-inducing struggle that took two legislative sessions to complete. That doesn’t bode well for what comes next ...