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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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