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324 Louisiana COVID-19 Vaccine Providers Will Receive Doses This Week

COVID-19 vaccines will be sent to 324 providers in all 64 of Louisiana Parishes this week, the Louisiana Department of Health announced Monday.

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New Operator Selected To Lead Lawrence D. Crocker College Prep Following Charter Nonrenewal

Young Audiences Charter Association will take the helm of Lawrence D. Crocker College Prep beginning next school year, NOLA Public Schools announced Friday.

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Watch Live: House Poised To Transmit Article Of Impeachment Against Trump To Senate

At about 7 p.m. ET Monday, the House will deliver to the Senate an article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump, a move that will trigger preparations for a historic trial. The formal step comes just over a year after the House last transmitted an impeachment measure against Trump to the upper chamber. The latest rebuke alleges that the former president incited the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. Watch the ceremony live Monday night. On Tuesday, U.S. senators, who act as...

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Katie Sikora

Shortly after Cherice Harrison-Nelson, otherwise known as Queen Reesie, donned her Mardi Gras feathers and crown in 2020, she began to see many people in her community contract COVID-19.

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In this, the first week of the Biden administration, Harry brings us It’s a Smart World, Harry Reads the Trades, News of Bees, News of the Olympic Movement, News of NiceCorps, The Apologies of the Week and great music.

Plus, Harry debuts a new segment called "From The Annals of Pettiness" and then commemorates both Tom Brokaw’s retirement and the late Larry King.

This week on The Reading Life: novelist Ladee Hubbard, author of “The Rib King,” which tells the story of the patriarch of the family we met in her first book, "The Talented Ribkins." We'll also hear from Arthur Hardy, publisher of Arthur Hardy's Mardi Gras Guide, now in its 45th edition.



Ian McNulty

This Saints season brought more uncertainty than most, starting with whether we would even get one during the coronavirus crisis. But when it actually began I knew one thing for sure: The day after each game, I would eat red beans and rice while reading the sports page.