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Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health
October 14, 2020 @ 04:36 PM CDT
Southwestern Louisiana Office of Public Health resumes mobile COVID-19 testing to aid in Hurricane Delta recovery
Residents are encouraged to take care of their health during this time of recovery. COVID-19 continues to be active in Louisiana as flu season is beginning, and now is not the time to let down your guard.
October 11, 2020 @ 04:30 PM CDT
Louisiana Department of Health verifies two Hurricane Delta-related deaths
Louisiana Department of Health on Sunday verifies two deaths tied to Hurricane Delta.
October 09, 2020 @ 04:54 PM CDT
Louisiana Department of Health urges safe use of generators following Hurricane Delta
Using a generator safely is a matter of life and death following a storm that causes widespread power outages. In the first week after Hurricane Laura struck southwest Louisiana, almost half of the storm-related deaths (9 out of 20) were due to carbon monoxide poison produced by a gasoline-powered portable generator.More LDH News
Latest from DCFS
October 23, 2020 @ 05:30 PM CDT
DSNAP Approved for 5 Louisiana Parishes Hit by Hurricane Delta
10.23.20 - DCFS received federal approval to begin virtual DSNAP operations in 5 parishes impacted by Hurricane Delta and to issue 45% automatic SNAP and DSNAP replacement benefits to recipients in certain parishes due to widespread power outages following the storm.
Latest from LDWF
October 23, 2020 @ 02:36 PM CDT
LDWF Announces Oyster Sack Limit Reduction in Calcasieu Lake Public Oyster Area
Latest from DEQ
October 16, 2020 @ 11:09 AM CDT
First Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - Hurricane Delta
First Amended Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order In the Matter of Natural and Catastrophic Disaster regarding Hurricane Delta
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