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Helis stops controversial fracking project in St. Tammany Parish

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (WGNO) – A controversial fracking project in St. Tammany Parish has come to an end.

Helis Oil & Gas announced today that it is ceasing fracking operations due to a lack of commercial viability for the project. 233 more words


St. Tammany libraries accepting food for fines

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (WGNO) – St. Tammany Parish libraries are accepting food to settle library fines in September.

This is the third year the parish has offered the Food for Fines progra,m and organizers say the response this year has been great. 51 more words


Bush toddler drowns in pool Sunday

BUSH, La. (WGNO) – It was a tragic Labor Day weekend for a family in Bush.

A 3-year-old girl drowned in her family’s pool Sunday morning. 189 more words


SWAT team called in St. Tammany after man points gun at girlfriend, sets house on fire

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. (WGNO) – A Hammond area man is facing several charges after pointing a gun at his girlfriend, barricading himself inside of a house and then setting the house on fire. 255 more words


FBI arrests alleged meth dealer, militiaman in St. Tammany

MANDEVILLE, La. (WGNO) – A joint FBI terrorism task force arrested an alleged methamphetamine dealer and member of the Louisiana Tactical Militia today in Mandeville. 125 more words


News Day Tuesday: Proposal to open safe havens in St. Tammany Parish.

This week, I have some optimistic news to share! St. Tammany Parish is planning to present a proposal to New Orleans city officials regarding a safe haven for people suffering from mental health issues… 244 more words

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Causeway Commission set to vote on raising tolls

MANDEVILLE, La. (WGNO) – The Causeway Commission will vote on a new funding Wednesday evening days after a pickup truck went off the Causeway into Lake Pontchartrain… 222 more words