2:30 LRN Newscast April 12

A 26-year-old woman who fell off her jet ski and was not found until the next day is listed in critical condition at a hospital in Covington. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries spokesperson Adam Einck says the search began Friday night in the Tchefuncte River, and once discovered, deputies quickly got her to a nearby boat launch…

Cut 8 (08) “…critical condition”

Over 900 bills and resolutions have been filed for the legislative session that began today and several measures deal with the legalization of sports betting. Metairie Senator Cameron Henry says he’s heard the governor is not completely comfortable with mobile sports betting, where bets can be placed anywhere in the approved parishes. He says as the legislation moves forward, they’ll work with the governor’s office …

Cut 13 (06)“…in place.”

Sports wagering was approved in 55 of the 64 parishes last November.

President Biden’s over two trillion-dollar American Jobs Plan proposal could see Louisiana receive a massive windfall in federal infrastructure aid. Matt Doyle has the story. Cut 2 (30) …I’m Matt Doyle.”  

The state reports 999 new cases of COVID for the last three days and 308 currently hospitalized, 966-thousand residents have completed their vaccine series in the state.