How will the new SCOTUS ruling on wetlands regulation affect Louisiana?

Patrick Courreges, a spokesperson for the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, says DNR doesn’t expect much impact here, adding that state regulators don’t necessarily use the same definitions for wetlands as the EPA.

PSC rules for ‘abandoned’ utility poles, stronger grid slow in coming

Well over a year after launching the effort, the Louisiana Public Service Commission has not issued rules regarding strengthening the electricity distribution grid and taking care of abandoned utility poles. 

Capital Region residents are especially pessimistic about the state’s direction

Most Louisiana residents say the state is headed in the wrong direction, and the pessimism is highest in the Capital Region, according to an LSU survey. 

ThreeSixtyEight chosen to create talent attraction campaign for Baton Rouge 

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber and Visit Baton Rouge today announced they have selected ThreeSixtyEight to develop and launch a previously announced national talent attraction website and marketing campaign for the city.

Metro Council to consider seeking cultural district tax breaks for LSU area

The Metro Council will consider asking state officials to designate an LSU Cultural District. 

Baton Rouge doctor and film producer lands award, distribution deal in Cannes

Greg Ward, a Baton Rouge doctor and executive producer of films, is having a productive trip to this week’s Cannes film festival. 

Opinion| Personal income is a taxing issue

Getting rid of the Louisiana personal income tax will require a complete overhaul of how we've done business for nearly a century.

Opinion| Remember, ‘It’s the economy, stupid’

There will be many issues debated during the governor's race, but which candidate will do the best job of growing the Louisiana economy?

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