Friday, May 24 2013 9:24 PM EDT2013-05-25 01:24:18 GMT
Concealed weapon permits are popular certain parts of Louisiana, though some of locations may surprise you. Louisiana Department of Public Safety officials gave a report to state legislators detailingMore >>
Concealed weapon permits are popular in certain parts of Louisiana, though some locations may surprise you.More >>
Police have identified a suspect in the murder of Joseph Massenburg, an 18-year-old AmeriCorps volunteer from Chicago, killed in Carrollton. New Orleans police have obtained an arrest warrant for GlenMore >>
Police have identified a suspect in the murder of Joseph Massenburg, an 18-year-old AmeriCorps volunteer from Chicago, killed in Carrollton.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-25 03:45:03 GMT
Officers are on the scene of a deadly shooting in East Feliciana Parish. There is very little information right now, but we're told it happened around 4 p.m. at a home on Highway 10, near Smith Road, justMore >>
Investigators have arrested a suspect in a murder that happened on Friday afternoon in a small community near Clinton.More >>
Organizers of the Bayou Country Superfest have released the schedule of performers for this weekend's event at Tiger Stadium.Saturday5:00 p.m. - Aaron Lewis5:45 p.m. - Thompson Square6:45 p.m. - DariusMore >>
Organizers of the Bayou Country Superfest have released the schedule of performers for this weekend's event at Tiger Stadium.More >>
JACKSON, MI (WTOL) - Consumer Energy reports approximately 22,500 of its electric customers are without service as of 11:30 a.m., Sunday.
Officials say high winds are to blame. A powerful winter storm hit the state late Saturday night and early Sunday morning.
Since 9 p.m. Saturday, more than 74,800 customers have been affected by weather-related outages.
"Our crews have been working since the storm hit to restore power and make situations safe where downed power lines posed public safety hazards, said Garrick Rochow, the vice president of energy delivery for Consumer Energy. "We ask for our customers' patience as we work to get the power restored as safety and quickly as possible in these challenging winter conditions."
Officials say more than 1,100 Consumers Energy and contract employees are working on storm restoration efforts across the state.
The following counties were affected: Allegan (1,020); Barry (842); Bay (479); Calhoun (980); Clare (806); Eaton (1,237); Genesee (1,021); Hillsdale (1,035); Ingham (1,117); Jackson (1,438); Kalamazoo (1,266); Kent (4,174); Livingston (1,135); Muskegon (2,152); Ottawa (326); Saginaw (585); Shiawassee (614) and Washtenaw (557).