Contact Us
State News

State News

cigarette smoker (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)
cigarette smoker (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)
[

New Orleans Mulls A Smoke Ban In Public Places

A cigarette with that Sazerac cocktail at a French Quarter bar might become a thing of the past in this famously libertine city.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News
Congressman Bill Cassidy, KPEL photo
Congressman Bill Cassidy, KPEL photo
[

Cassidy Has $1.3M For Final Days Of U.S. Senate Race

Republican Senate candidate Bill Cassidy has $1.3 million to spend in the final days of his front-runner campaign to oust Democratic incumbent Mary Landrieu.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News
New Orleans Police (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
New Orleans Police (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
[

Car With Child Inside Stolen As Woman Pumps Gas

As a 30-year-old woman pumped gas at a gas station in a New Orleans neighborhood, a man jumped in the car and sped away.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News
"Beetlejuice" Tribeca Drive-In Screening - 2013 Tribeca Film Festival
Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival
[

New Orleans Police Seek Witness Dressed As Beetlejuice

Police in New Orleans are looking for a man who dressed as Beetlejuice on Halloween in hopes he can tell them about an assault that sent two men to the hospital.

Read More|Comment

Lafayette Airport
KPEL
[

4 Considered For Lafayette Airport Director’s Job

Lafayette Airport Commission members have narrowed the list of applicants who want to run Lafayette Regional Airport from five to four.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News
Disney World
Handout, Getty Images
[

DA To Dismiss Ticket In Wreck That Killed Family

A prosecutor says he is dismissing the ticket issued to a Texas teenager who apparently fell asleep at the wheel and caused a wreck that killed five members of his family as they were headed to Disney World.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News
Trung T. Le
Trung T. Le, New Orleans Police Department
[

Trial For Accused Bourbon Street Shooter Delayed

The trial of Trung Le, the only person arrested in this summer's mass shooting on Bourbon Street, has been continued until Feb. 23.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News Tags:
Rep. Marcus Hunter, LABI
Rep. Marcus Hunter, LABI
[

La. State Representative Upset As Early Voting Begins

Early voting for the December 6th runoff elections has begun, and one state lawmaker is upset because of how short the period will last.

Read More|Comment

casino gambling (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
[

Louisiana Casino Revenue Up 3.9 Percent

Winnings in the New Orleans casino market increased by 4.2 percent in October when compared with the year before, breaking a two-month string of falling short of 2013 numbers.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, Latest News, State News Tags:
Handgun 4, iStock
Handgun 4, iStock
[

Man Killed By Officer On Louisiana College Campus

The identities of the officers involved and of the man shot have not been released.

Read More|Comment

Cinderella Castle At Disney World
Handout/Disney Parks, Getty Images
[

5 Die In Crash On Way To Disney World

La. State Police say three children and two adults from a family in Texas were killed when their vehicle veered off the interstate and rolled over in northeast Louisiana.

Read More|Comment

Category: AP News, State News Tags:
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bobby Jindal (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
[

Gov. Jindal To Announce Plan To Offset Budget Deficit

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jiindal will unveil a plan Friday to balance the state's budget after it was discovered it would fall $171 million short.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kpel965.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on KPEL 96.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!