FOX 48 Updates

LWC adds workers’ compensation web tool for medical providers

The Louisiana Workforce Commission has added a web tool for medical providers to access Louisiana’s medical treatment schedule and guidelines for workers hurt on the job.

DHH issues emergency rule requiring drinking water systems in Louisiana to raise the level of disinfectant in their water

The Department of Health and Hospitals on Wednesday issued an emergency rule requiring that water systems in the state maintain a higher residual disinfectant level and increase their number of sampling sites by 25 percent.

Alexandria Holocaust Memorial complete; will be dedicated on Sunday

The Alexandria Holocaust Memorial is finished, however its purpose lives on.

Power Play changes coming to Powerball Jan. 22

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Alexandria Christmas Parade calls for float entries

The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Christmas de la Louisiane Parade to be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. This year's Grand Marshal is Louisiana’s Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.

Federal SNAP Program changes benefits

As a result of the expiration of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has informed states that benefits will be lower in November for households that receive Supplemental Nutr

Louisiana Lt. Gov. unveils Battle of New Orleans bicentennial plans

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne and the Battle of New Orleans Bicentennial Commission are unveiling plans for commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans.

Cellular One presents Halo For Freedom check from fundraising campaign

The employees of Cellular One in Montana, Louisiana and Texas joined forces with their customers to support returning military soldiers.

Sec. of State reminds Louisianians to vote this Saturday

Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler reminds everyone that this Saturday is election day in many parishes across the state.

Alexandria eye surgeon gave emotional keynote speech to Scottish colleagues

Alexandria eye surgeon Dr. Robert Bruce Wallace, III, delivered a keynote address at an annual meeting Stirling University in Stirling, Scotland, to the Scottish Ophthalmological Society last month.