Gulf Oil Spill
8:58 pm
Fri February 18, 2011

BP Complains Claim Payments Are Too Generous

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Gulf Oil Spill
8:55 pm
Fri February 18, 2011

Oil Spill Commission Says BP Could Have Prevented April 20th Blowout

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WWNO News Features
7:59 pm
Fri February 18, 2011

Shell Beach Faces an Uncertain Future

Frank Campo is afraid that the community he, his father, and his children grew up in is going to take a hit.
Jessie Wright-Mendoza

New Orleans, Louisiana – Ever since oil spewed into Gulf waters last April, folks who work and live in Shell Beach, Louisiana have been waiting -- waiting to see what happens to the marine animals their livelihoods depend upon, and waiting to find out the full effects on the businesses and community they rebuild after Katrina. Over nine months since the Macondo Well exploded, Eve Abrams found that the residents of Shell Beach have few answers, only more questions.

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WWNO Commentary
4:51 pm
Fri February 18, 2011

The Most Basic of Things

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses hunger and its impact on learning.

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WWNO Arts Features
5:28 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

"American Masters"

Carlos Miguel Prieto

New Orleans, LA – WWNO's Farrar Hudkins talks with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra's music director, Carlos Miguel Prieto, about the group's latest performance.

To learn more about the 2010-2011 LPO season, visit their website.

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Gulf Oil Spill
5:14 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

Oil Industry Unveils New Spill-Containment System

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The Sound of Books
3:13 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

New Orleans Mediator, Psychotherapist and Freelance Writer Orissa Arend's Recent Book "Showdown in Desire: The Black Panthers Take A Stand In New Orleans"

New Orleans – Today-on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - the recent book by New Orleans mediator, psychotherapist and freelance writer Orissa Arend - "Showdown in Desire: the Black Panthers Take a Stand in New Orleans"...

To find out more about Orissa Arend, "Showdown in Desire" - or the audio version of the book - please click here .

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Education Matters
11:35 am
Thu February 17, 2011

Early Childhood Education in New Orleans

Children enrolled in one of Louisiana's pre-k development programs.

New Orleans, LA – Local early childhood education advocates are closely monitoring the budget battle shaping up between the Obama Administration and House Republicans' vastly different funding philosophies for the nation's Head Start program. At the same time, Louisiana's highly praised L-A-4 pre-k program lingers in limbo, under-funded and, therefore, under-utilized. Angela Taylor takes a closer look at what this means for New Orleans.

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All Things N. O.
11:11 am
Thu February 17, 2011

All Things N.O. 2-17-11

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

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