It has now been over a year since medical officials announced the first case of COVID-19 in Louisiana.
The total number of confirmed cases has surpassed 375,000 and deaths are nearing 10,000.
Last week, Louisiana officials expanded vaccine eligibility to include more residents with pre-existing medical conditions. Now nearly 1 million people have received at least one dose of the vaccine.
Gov. John Bel Edwards said that beginning Monday, more than two dozen categories of essential workers will be eligible for the coronavirus vac…
Gov. John Bel Edwards will hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. Thursday to talk about the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Watch the press conference and follow along below.