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WWNO News Reports
9:04 pm
Tue May 31, 2011

Flooding Evacuations Lifting In Some Parts of Atchafalaya River

New Orleans, La. – Jim Delahoussaye has been staying in Lafayette after evacuating from his home in Butte LaRose. But when authorities switched the mandatory evacuation order to voluntary status over the weekend, he got in line to check his property.

"There was a pretty constant stream of trucks and trailers and refrigerators and furniture and all kinds of stuff, boats full of junk, coming back into Butte LaRose."

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The Sound of Books
7:52 pm
Tue May 31, 2011

The Reading Life 5/31/11

New Orleans, LA – Lake Douglas, author of "Public Spaces, Private Gardens: A History of Designed Landscapes in New Orleans," is the guest on this The Reading Life from May 31 and June 4. We'll also hear Fred Kasten's interview with Marie-Dominique Verdier, author of "New Orleans Walls: Still Standing."

Community Impact
5:04 pm
Mon May 30, 2011

Concert to Benefit Boys and & Girls Club of Covington

Covington, LA – This weekend, two St Tammany Parish residents will be using their love of music to benefit young people in the region. Martha Carr and Jeff Faulkenstein will be producing/hosting a benefit concert by Lucy Wainwright Roche, and the group Girlyman to Benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Southeast Louisiana. WWNO's Paul Maassen has the story.

 

 

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Where Y'Eat
5:03 pm
Sat May 28, 2011

Costata Romanesco

WWNO Commentary
2:30 pm
Fri May 27, 2011

A Premium for Change

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Dr. Andre Perry discusses the high price of property insurance for Louisiana schools.

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WWNO News Reports
10:42 am
Fri May 27, 2011

Mark St. Pierre Guilty On All Counts In Bribery Scheme

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WWNO News Features
7:10 pm
Thu May 26, 2011

Greater New Orleans Inc. Working to Strengthen Louisiana

The GNO's President & CEO, Michael Hecht

New Orleans, LA – GNO, Inc. is a regional economic development agency serving the greater New Orleans region. President & CEO Michael Hecht recently visited with WWNO's Paul Maassen to discuss the company's efforts to promote sustainable opportunities in southeastern Louisiana.

For more information, visit the GNO, Inc. website.

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Where Y'Eat
4:36 pm
Thu May 26, 2011

When Wines Flows Through New Orleans

The Krewe of Cork parades during NOWFE's Royal Street Stroll.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –

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Arts & Culture
2:18 pm
Thu May 26, 2011

Karen Akers Sings!

New Orleans, La. – Internationally acclaimed chanteuse, Karen Akers, returns to Le Chat Noir with a special program of songs from her Cole Porter, Rogers and Hart and upcoming Sondheim shows. Performances Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday night at 6. Le Chat Noir, 715 St. Charles Avenue.

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All Things N. O.
10:51 am
Thu May 26, 2011

All Things N.O. 5-26-11

New Orleans, LA – Zoe Sullivan reports on the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides, Eve Abrams speaks with residents of the Batture for their opinion on the rising Mississippi, and Ronnie Virgets shares a humorous story about his single-day career as a salesman.

Jack Hopke hosts WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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