Lake Rewind: October 28, 2019

Today we started with Trooper David Levy with Louisiana State Police. He wanted to talk about safe driving during the holiday season. Hear him in the interview below. Jamie Gabourel from Resource Bank came in to talk about Hope House and Men Who Cook. This event will help raise funds for this non-profit that helps…

Power Outages with Olga Continue

The unexpected strength of Olga left thousands of customers in the dark over the weekend, and some were still without power as of this morning. At the height of the storm, more than 100,000 customers lost power. Sustained winds across the region at 45 miles per hour with gusts over 60, brought down trees, limbs,…

Hazardous Waste Collection Date Moved

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 26th, was rescheduled for Saturday, November 23rd due to severe weather.  The time and location of the event will remain the same, the Centerpoint Park and Ride adjacent to Northshore Technical Community College located at 65556 Centerpoint Boulevard in the Lacombe area from 8 a.m.…

Some Flooding on Local Rivers

The National Weather Service says Flood Warnings have been extended for the Tangipahoa River Near Robert until further notice. Yesterday the river was at 18.1 feet. Moderate flooding is forecast. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. Officials predict the river will continue rising to near 18.5 feet by today then begin falling. They have also extended…