Coronavirus

August 4, 2020

Gov. Edwards: Louisiana Will Keep Current Phase Two Restrictions, Including Mask Mandate and Bar Closures, Through August 28

Gov. John Bel Edwards announced today that he will extend his Phase Two order, including the statewide mask mandate, closure of bars to on-site consumption and […]
August 5, 2020

LDH reports 1,482 new cases; presumed recovered increases to 89,083

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 125,943. That’s 1,482 more cases than yesterday.  The state is […]
August 6, 2020

Q&A: Dr. Chip Riggins, Medical Director for Region 3, Part 2

Dr. W.S. “Chip” Riggins is the Regional Medical Director for the bayou and river areas of Region 3 Office of Public Health (OPH), which include Lafourche […]
August 6, 2020

State adds 1,303 cases as deaths surpass 4,000

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 127,246. That’s 1,303 more cases than yesterday.  The state is […]