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Uber now operating in Jefferson and St. Tammany Parish

ST. TAMMAMY PARISH (WGNO) – Uber, the popular app-driven ride-sharing company is expanding to the suburbs! Riders can now request a car to take them  across the Causeway, to Slidell, Metairie, or anywhere in between. 145 more words


St. Tammany mosquito control chief says West Nile risk is the lowest in a decade

SLIDELL, La. (WGNO) – In the war against West Nile virus, St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District is mission control and Director Chuck Palmisano is a top-ranking general. 231 more words


Body pulled from Tchefuncte River in Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, La. (WGNO) – A man’s body was pulled from the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville Monday, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s office reports.

He has been identified as 42-year-old Timothy James Beard of Metairie. 54 more words


Conservation professionals say bad Cogongrass must be stopped

ABITA SPRINGS, La. (WGNO) – There is a bad grass sprouting up all across Southeast Louisiana, especially, in the St. Tammany Parish area.

It’s called Cogongrass. 445 more words


Toddler reportedly abused by foster mom dies at the hospital

LACOMBE, La. (WGNO) – Investigators in St. Tammany Parish are seeking first-degree murder charges for a foster mom who admitted to beating, shaking and dropping a toddler in a bathtub. 126 more words


Man being followed by 'witches and demons' sparks brief school lockdown

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (WGNO) – Lakeshore High School in Mandeville was briefly placed on a lockdown Friday after a man called 911 and said he needed their help because he was being followed by “witches and demons,” the St. 98 more words


Snoball Stand of the Day: Shiver Shack shares its secrets

MANDEVILLE, La. (WGNO) –  Shiver Shack is more than just snoballs, the stand located on the St. Tammany trace offers snoballs, food and bike rentals.  Shiver Shack’s owner Tony Fortune let us in on a few secrets to the shack. 93 more words

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