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Win money every weekday starting March 25th! Each weekday, we’re joining with Cumulus Radio stations across the country to give you four chances to win $1000. Listen Monday through Friday at 8AM, 11AM, 2PM, and 5PM for the National Keyword, text it to 95819 and you could win $1000! What can you do with the money?? Whatever you want! Take…More

LISTEN: Ashley O interviews Mumford and Sons

LISTEN: Ashley O interviews Mumford and Sons

9.28.18 – Ashley O chats with Marcus and Winston of Mumford and Sons about their new single, “Guiding Light” and upcoming album Delta, costumes for their upcoming Voodoo performance, renaming Babycakes Stadium for them, and more…  More

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Drop in Metro New Orleans population blamed on migration out of Jefferson Parish

For the first time since Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the U.S. Census estimates that the population of Metro New Orleans is shrinking. However, new estimates released this month show a sharp contrast in migration trends of Northshore and Southshore suburbs.The Census Bureau estimates that the population of Jefferson Parish dropped by 2,245 residents from 2017…More

Human trafficking task force unveils new plan to help victims

The Greater New Orleans Human Trafficking Task Force unveiled a new approach to fight the critical problem.They have put together flyers and pamphlets for the public free of charge. They are available in seven languages.Since 2016, the task force has helped more than 340 human trafficking victims.The task force wants trafficking victims to know it’s…More

Home invasion uncovers prostitution operation in Slidell, police say

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office announced that a home invasion uncovered a prostitution operation in Slidell. The home invasion happened earlier this month. On Wednesday Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a residence on Cherry Street in Slidell in reference to a reported home invasion and attempted kidnapping.Deputies found three Hispanic males in a…More

With another storm on horizon, Mississippi could break tornado records

With two major weather events in less than a week and another round of storms in the forecast, Mississippi could break tornado records.Interactive Radar | Forecast | Download the WAPT app to receive alertsStorm assessment crews from the National Weather Service are still out traveling the state compiling how many tornadoes struck Thursday. At last…More

Task force asks public to share anti-human trafficking flyers

The Greater New Orleans Human Trafficking Task Force is asking for the public’s help in the fight against human trafficking. The task force released a series of flyers in different languages spoken in the metro area. The flyers offer both information on identifying trafficking victims and how to get help. Topics such as knowing victims’…More

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