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Algae Overgrowth, Resolving Violence, Living in Peace, Giving Hope | 7/5/19 | Louisiana: The State We're In

Algae Overgrowth

Andre Moreau looks at the huge overgrowth algae problem affecting Mississippi and Louisiana. The problem is so bad that scores of beaches have been closed in both states. Adding to this, our rich seafood industry is also at risk. What caused this and what can we do about the problem?

Resolving Violence

The Baton Rouge Mayor, Police Chief and Sheriff held a community meeting this past Tuesday after 14 shootings occurred in the city within a week. It was a standing room only crowd with residents speaking out about their frustrations and fears.

Living in Peace

Natasha Williams talks to a man shot 4 times, who is now using his former violent lifestyle and choices to encourage others to overlook your enemy and live in peace.

Giving Hope

We look at a new drug treatment that is giving hope to those with Hepatitis C who had few options before this new plan. Andre talks to Joni Nickens an infectious disease nurse practitioner about what is called the Netflix model.