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Where Y'Eat
1:12 pm
Sat September 4, 2010

Fresh Red Beans at Farmers Markets

New Orleans, LA –

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Gulf Oil Spill
11:32 am
Sat September 4, 2010

BP Installs New Blowout Preventer On Busted Well

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Gulf Oil Spill
4:02 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

Blowout Preventer Lifted Off BP Well

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Gulf Oil Spill
3:02 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

Oil Sheen Spotted Near Burned Mariner Energy Platform

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Gulf Oil Spill
9:06 pm
Thu September 2, 2010

BP Removes Capping Stack

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Gulf Oil Spill
9:01 pm
Thu September 2, 2010

Coast Guard Looks For Oil After Platform Fire

New Orleans, La. – Mariner says the fire was on the upper deck of the two-story platform. The Coast Guard says Mariner initially reported an oil sheen a mile long and 100 feet wide, but the government can't find it. Captain Peter Troedsson says the Coast Guard will use vessels and aircraft to check for leaks. He says he's not sure if oil is leaking underwater from the seven wells connected to the platform.

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Gulf Oil Spill
4:16 pm
Thu September 2, 2010

Blowout Preventer Removal Set To Start Today

New Orleans, La. – National Incident Commander Thad Allen says vessels and equipment are at the well site to replace the blowout preventer now that storms have subsided.

"We are making preparations right now to take advantage of that weather window which we believe will last Thursday, Friday, Saturday and potentially into Sunday to remove the blowout preventer."

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All Things N. O.
3:06 pm
Thu September 2, 2010

All Things N.O. 9-2-10

New Orleans, LA – Jack Hopke hosts WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Where Y'Eat
1:51 am
Thu September 2, 2010

How Others See Our Seafood

A fresh haul of Louisiana shrimp.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. – Ask local advocates for Gulf seafood what's the biggest issue they're facing right now, in light of the BP oil disaster, and they'll say "public perception." But fishermen and their supporters in Louisiana have been fighting a perception battle long before the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion. This other fight seems destined to last much longer, but in an unexpected way the current crisis in the Gulf may actually provide some new leverage on it.

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The Sound of Books
7:00 pm
Wed September 1, 2010

Hall of Fame Baseball Writer Bill Madden's New Biography "Steinbrenner"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - Hall of Fame baseball writer Bill Madden's new biography of the late - and legendary - owner of the New York Yankees - George Steinbrenner - "Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball"...

To find out more about Bill Madden - and "Steinbrenner: The Last Lion of Baseball" - please click here .

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