Evening Newscast for Monday, January 6, 2020

Jan 6, 2020

Host Karl Lengel presents the top local news stories as aired by New Orleans Public Radio during All Things Considered.

  • The head of Louisiana’s Department of Health is set to resign
  • Two race horses were euthanized on opening day at Harrah’s Louisiana Downs in Bossier City
  • Future of fish farming in federal waters at issue in court
  • Gunshot wound found on body of man police said overdosed
  • Pursuit of Louisiana car reported stolen ends in fatal crash
  • New Orleans budget issues prompt short-lived furlough threat
  • Countdown to Mardi Gras: This year, 7 weeks of festivities
  • Spending on Louisiana governor's race reaches $73 million
  • Louisiana inmate dies following fight with another inmate>
  • Mortgage rates are expected to remain low in 2020
  • Saints QB Drew Brees had a rough game in the team’s 26-20 playoff loss to the Vikings