Shreveport’s mayor on rebounding from 2020

Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins talks about the challenges facing the city in 2020 and what challenges lie ahead as we get further into the new year.

  Man fatally shot during argument in Shreveport

  Biden unveils $1.9T plan to stem COVID-19 and steady economy

Called the “American Rescue Plan,” the legislative proposal would meet President-elect Joe Biden's goal of administering 100 million vaccines by the 100th day of his administration, and advance his objective of reopening most schools by the spring.
  • National

  National Guard troops flooding in as Washington locks down

The FBI has warned that armed protests by violent Trump supporters were being planned in all 50 state capitals as well as in Washington for the days leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.

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  KSLA Salutes: COVID-19 vaccinations underway at Barksdale

  Bossier City man wins appeal, no longer faces decades in jail

Blustery Friday and a beautiful weekend

  LSU Shreveport to offer course on cannabis this spring

Arkansas daycare employees included in Phase 1-B protocol for COVID-19 vaccinations

"... It is time for us to get back to normalcy. I believe everybody is in that frame of mind”

Man accused of having child porn; bonds total $1.4M

Construction worker missing following hit-and-run crash on I-310 bridge

Funeral arrangements announced for Shreveport firefighter who died from COVID-19 complications

SWEPCO completing power restoration after Sunday snowstorm

  • COVID-19

  Biden unveils $1.9T plan to stem virus and steady economy

The Biden plan comes as a divided nation remains caught in the grip of the pandemic’s most dangerous wave yet. So far, more than 380,000 Americans have died.

EAST TEXAS NEWS

What we know about the 13,748 active cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

East Texans struggle to find available doses of COVID-19 vaccine

  How ArkLaTex’s congressional delegates voted on whether to again impeach Trump

Some also took to social media to explain why

Ten months after first reported cases, East Texas COVID-19 hospitalizations, new cases are highest ever

It was ten months ago today in the Tyler City Council chambers where officials announced the first cases of COVID-19 in Smith County. Now 306 days later, much has changed.

LOUISIANA NEWS

New Orleans D.A. announces key positions

Construction worker missing following hit-and-run crash on I-310 bridge

  Louisiana senators remain silent as House votes to impeach President

After the historic move to impeach the President for the second time in the House, it’s still unclear exactly what will happen in the Senate.

  How ArkLaTex’s congressional delegates voted on whether to again impeach Trump

Some also took to social media to explain why

TEXARKANA NEWS

  Authorities ID homicide victim, his alleged killer

Man killed in Texarkana shooting; vehicle shot multiple times

Economy recovering faster in East Texas than other parts of the state, economist says

East Texan goes to D.C. for Trump rally, shocked by invasion of U.S. Capitol building

“I don’t think anybody could have ever expected for this to happen,”

  Texas man wanted; believed to have shot man twice in 2 weeks

A warrant has not yet been issued, but police believe Thompson may have information about this shooting since he is currently wanted in Arkansas for shooting the same man a week earlier.

KSLA INVESTIGATES

THE INVESTIGATORS: Blind zones on cars pose hidden danger for kids

DOJ to investigate allegations of La. inmates held beyond release dates

The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating allegations that inmates in Louisiana were held past their release dates.

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Julia Letlow announces run for Congressional seat left vacant after husband Luke Letlow’s death

  Louisiana senators remain silent as House votes to impeach President

What we know about the 13,748 active cases of COVID-19 in East Texas

  The Good Stuff: “I Love You, Jake”

  Brookshire Grocery seeks rezoning of land in Bossier

Walmart wanted to come to same area but drew opposition, decided against putting a store there
  • National

  Stars return to inauguration, with J.Lo, Gaga set to perform

The announcement of their participation comes one day after word that Tom Hanks will host a 90-minute primetime TV special celebrating Biden’s inauguration.

More beautiful weather to close out this week

East Texans struggle to find available doses of COVID-19 vaccine

  Who ensures compliance with COVID-19 rules?

What is freezing fog?

CONSUMER

Boil orders and advisories in the ArkLaTex

  CDC’s eviction moratorium set to expire without extension