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3:15 - 10:23 Louisiana Crime Trends

New Orleans and Baton Rouge are seeing record-setting criminal activity. A nationally-known criminologist and sociologist from LSU talks about the state’s crime trends.

10:24 - 15:42 Hurricane Season: Not Out of the Woods Yet

The hurricane season forecast has yet to materialize, but experts caution we are not out of the woods yet. They explore the climate factors at play.

15:43 - 21:54 Hurricane Season: Safety After the Storm

Heat-related illness, hunger, lack of medical care: these are all risk factors vulnerable people face after a hurricane hits. Learn about new efforts to make life easier for residents after a storm.


21:55 - 28:29 An Eye on Inflation

Gas prices are dropping but that doesn’t mean the inflation rate and supply chain issues are easing. Why experts are keeping an eye on new developments in Ukraine.

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Louisiana: The State We're In - Louisiana's weekly news magazine. Issues affecting Louisiana are discussed.

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Louisiana: The State We’re In, Louisiana's only statewide news magazine, is in its 45th season on the air. The program airs Fridays at 7PM and Sundays at 4:30PM on the six-station LPB network that includes stations in Alexandria, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe, and Shreveport. It also streams at lpb.org/livetv and airs on LPB’s sister station WLAE-TV32 in New Orleans on Fridays at 7PM and on WYES-TV, the PBS station for New Orleans and the Gulf Coast, at 7:30PM.

This award-winning show combines in-depth coverage about the important issues in the state along with expert analysis. This includes continuing coverage on Louisiana’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic This includes continuing coverage on Louisiana’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and Hurricanes Ida and Laura recovery efforts. Louisiana: The State We’re In has been a leader reporting on the Louisiana Legislature with a goal to explain how legislation affects the lives of the people of the state. During legislative sessions, the broadcast includes expanded interviews with lawmakers and policy experts. The program also features the art, culture, places, and people that make Louisiana so unique, including stories about everyday citizens who are heroes and helpers to others in their communities.

In 1976, the show premiered with current LPB President & CEO Beth Courtney anchoring and producing. It is one of the longest-running television programs in the nation.

Louisiana: The State We’re In is anchored by Kara St. Cyr and Managing Editor Andre’ Moreau.

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