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All Things N. O.
2:32 pm
Thu August 12, 2010

All Things N.O. 8-12-10

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

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StoryCorps N.O.
12:31 pm
Thu August 12, 2010

StoryCorps: Charles Costello

Joseph Claudet (l), Charles Costello (c) and Elizabeth Claudet

Elizabeth Claudet and her husband, Joseph, sat down with her father, Charles Costello, on March 29 to talk about his experiences while living most of his 96 years in Louisiana. He grew up in DeRidder in western Louisiana, where as a boy he delivered groceries in a cart pulled by a goat.

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Louisiana Eats!
7:10 pm
Wed August 11, 2010

Upperline Chef Ken Smith and Priestess Miriam Chamani

SEAFOOD GUMBO

1/2 CUP OIL
1 CUP FLOUR
4 GUMBO CRABS
2 LBS. SHRIMP
1 ONION, CHOPPED
1 BELL PEPPER, CHOPPED
3 STALKS CELERY, CHOPPED
2 LBS. OKRA, SLICED 1/4"
OIL FOR FRYING OKRA
1 - 1 LB. CAN CRUSHED TOMATOES
1 GALLON SHRIMP STOCK
1 CLOVE GARLIC
2 T THYME
1 BAY LEAF
1 BUNCH GREEN ONIONS

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Gulf Oil Spill
4:57 pm
Wed August 11, 2010

Testing Planned To Make Sure Bottom Kill Doesn't Damage Evidence At Well Site

New Orleans, La. – National Incident Commander Thad Allen says once tropical storms subside at the end of this week, more testing is planned for the plugged up well. Engineers want to make sure it can take another shot of mud and cement pumped through the bottom. Equipment at the seafloor is vital to several top-level investigations into what caused the Deepwater Horizon rig to explode.

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Gulf Oil Spill
11:19 am
Wed August 11, 2010

More Federal Waters Re-Open For Fishing

New Orleans, La. – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has reopened more federal waters off the Florida Panhandle to fishing. NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco says inspectors have been sniffing seafood samples for traces of chemical dispersants, and chemical testing found no oil.

"The Food and Drug Administration has indicated that the compounds that are in the dispersants are not a concern for human health, human safety."

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Gulf Oil Spill
11:13 am
Wed August 11, 2010

Storms Delaying BP's Permanent Kill Of Blown-out Well

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WWNO News Features
12:14 am
Wed August 11, 2010

School Based Health Centers in Peril

The Sound of Books
10:13 pm
Tue August 10, 2010

Tom Piazza's Prize-Winning Novel "City of Refuge"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - part-1 of a 3-part series in advance of the 5th anniversary of Katrina spotlighting some of the best books written in response to the storm - New Orleans writer Tom Piazza's prize-winning novel "City of Refuge"...

For more information about Tom Piazza and "City of Refuge" - please click here .

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Gulf Oil Spill
6:52 pm
Tue August 10, 2010

Federal Court in New Orleans To Hear Oil Spill Lawsuits

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Gulf Oil Spill
2:06 pm
Tue August 10, 2010

More Testing Set During Weather Delay At BP Well

New Orleans, La. – Bad weather is expected to delay the relief well operation by as much as three days. Retired Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen says the extra time will be used for testing the system that rings the outside of the well itself.

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