6:30 LRN Newscast

The seven major candidates for governor will participate in a televised debate tonight hosted by Nexstar Media Group. Jeff Palermo has a preview…(11)

Cut 1 (31)……I’m Jeff Palermo”

 Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is directing insurance agents to notify Louisiana Citizens policyholders of the possibility they could find coverage with a private insurer. Donelon says SafePoint Insurance Company identified over 19 thousand Citizens policies that could be switched over to a private insurer, but so far less than have of those have been authorized for depopulation out of Citizens. And that’s cause for concern.

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Citizens policyholders who could be taken out of Citizens should have received a notice by mail.

14th-ranked LSU faces its first road challenge when they take on Mississippi State in Starkville tomorrow. Tigers Coach Brian Kelly says we’ll learn a lot more about this team in the coming weeks…

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Kick-off is set for 11 am. LRN