Schroder’s candidacy for governor of Louisiana hinges on Kennedy

BATON ROUGE, La. (KPEL News) — State Treasurer John Schroder, a Republican, has long been rumored to be eyeing a run for governor in 2023. But while Attorney General Jeff Landry has announced and secured LAGOP’s approval, Schroder is waiting for another Republican to make a decision. “Senator Kennedy is a longtime friend and I … Read more

Lottery Confirms Winner Sold $190,000 in Louisiana

Lottery players in Louisiana have continued their string of November wins as we now have confirmation from the Louisiana Lottery this morning that a ticket sold for a game in yesterday’s drawing is worth $190,000. That means a November lottery draw in Louisiana produced another winning ticket of $50,000 or more. Giorgio Trovato via Unsplash.comGiorgio … Read more

The DWI year-end crackdown on the streets of Minnesota begins Wednesday > Minnesota

St. Paul, Minn. (KROC-AM News)- Minnesota’s annual year-end DWI crackdown begins Wednesday. A press release from the state Department of Transportation Safety says state troopers, deputies and law enforcement officers are participating in a statewide DWI enforcement campaign running Nov. 23-December 31. Law enforcement agencies across the state will be looking for drivers impaired by … Read more

Holiday Christmas Train announces stops in Louisiana

The Kansas City Southern Railroad’s Holiday Express Train has announced its schedule of stops during the holiday season, and several stops are again scheduled for Louisiana stations in the coming weeks. The train, operated by the Kansas City Southern Railroad, has scheduled more than 20 stops on its holiday trip this year. This tour technically … Read more

Two school districts in Minnesota rank among the best in America > Minnesota

The past few years have been particularly tough for schoolchildren, teachers, and administrators as the COVID pandemic has devastated the education system in the United States and the rest of the world. But as we emerge from this period of uncertainty, we will be reminded that there are still a number of quality schools and … Read more