Christine Goostrey

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    LIST: Schools closed Friday, August 12 due to weather concerns

    Schools in several parishes are closed today due to weather concerns. See the list below.

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    Armed robbery investigation at Metairie bar

    The Lamplighter Lounge in Metairie was held up at gunpoint Wednesday morning.

  • Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra during the 2012 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. (Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

    EXCLUSIVE: Irvin Mayfield resigns from New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

    Artistic Director and founder of the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Irvin Mayfield is resigning. The announcement comes after allegations he misused funds from the New Orleans Public Library Foundation.

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    Missing 3-year-old found safe

    UPDATE: Roland Williams and Roshei Salmon have been located, and both are safe. The advisory has been cancelled. NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Louisiana State Police are searching for a 3-year-old boy and his grandfather. They’ve issued a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Advisory on behalf of the NOPD for Rochei Salmon. Police say he was last seen with his grandfather, Roland Williams, in a beige/tan 2007 Cadillac DTS. The car was last seen in Hammond around 3:00 this morning. Roshei Salmon […]

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    UPDATE: Missing toddler found safe

    A missing 22-month-old girl has been located. She is in good health. Louisiana State Police said.

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    Incredible viewer photos of CBD fire

    Viewers sent in these incredible photos of the 6-alarm fire in downtown New Orleans.

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    Police search for suspect in Gentilly

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The search is on in Gentilly for a man who led State Police on a chase early this morning. New Orleans Police say shots were fired after the driver bailed on Franklin Avenue near Jonquil around 5:30 this morning. Officers say they don’t believe anyone was hit. No word yet on why State Police were chasing the suspect.  

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    Man shot to death in Gentilly

    NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A 26-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Gentilly. The New Orleans Police Department said early Tuesday that they found his body in a home near the corner of Sybil Street and Harcourt Drive, but they have not said when his body was discovered. So far there’s no word on any potential suspects in the case.  If you think you can help police, call Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.  

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    Police investigate shooting in the French Quarter

    The NOPD is investigating a shooting in the French Quarter. Police say a 19-year-old man showed up at the hospital with a gunshot wound to the neck.

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    Parts of Airline Hwy down to one lane due to downed power lines

    Rough weather brought down about a dozen power poles along Airline Highway in St. John Parish Monday morning.

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    Man opens fire in bar in Independence

    Three people are dead after a man opened fire at a bar in Tangipahoa Parish.


    NOPD: Suspect killed in officer-involved shooting

    Police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting near Gentilly. It happened just after 4 a.m. Monday morning at Chef Menteur Highway and Old Gentilly Road.