Coronavirus

June 18, 2020

Edwards urges Louisiana residents to “do a real gut check” about taking personal precautions to lessen coronavirus risk

Gov. John Bel Edwards held a news conference today to provide his weekly update on the coronavirus in Louisiana.   Earlier on Thursday, the Louisiana Department […]
June 19, 2020

Ochsner to provide COVID-19 testing in Houma next week

From Ochsner: Ochsner Health has announced a community COVID-19 testing location in Houma June 23-24. Testing is open to Louisiana residents, age two and older. Even […]
June 19, 2020

LDH finds 1,666 duplicate cases, out-of-town residents, in total cases number

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has gone down to 48,515.   LDH has implemented a new process for […]
June 19, 2020

State reports 1,547 cases in two days; 93 percent of today’s cases are community spread

The Louisiana Department of Health reports 787 cases reported to the state since June 18, 2020, bringing total COVID-19 cases to 48,515. Today’s total case count […]