Louisiana Considered: COVID-19 Surge Continues To Intensify, Tropical Storm Activity In The Gulf
- WWNO/WRKF education reporter Aubri Juhasz reports the latest news on the spread of COVID-19 in classrooms. Some parents in New Orleans are frustrated by the lack of a virtual education option from most schools in the city.
- WWNO/WRKF lead coastal reporter Tegan Wendland fills us in on today’s press conference hosted by City of New Orleans Communications Director Beau Tidwell, where he said that the state will likely surpass 3,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations today. New Orleans’ vaccination mandate for admission to bars and restaurants went into effect Monday, but the city will begin “aggressive enforcement” of the policy on August 23.
- Meteorologist Dan Holiday discusses forecasted tropical weather patterns for the rest of August.