GONZALES - Ascension Parish is looking to hire 50 new teachers.
The school board is poised to hire the new teachers in an effort to ease staffing levels due to continued growth.
Funds needed to hire the new teachers are listed in the school district's 2013-14 budget, which... more »
BATON ROUGE - Chief Dewayne White announced plans to put dozens more Baton Rouge Police officers out patrolling the city's streets.
White said he plans to swell the Patrol division's ranks by not transferring out veteran officers once new recruits join the force. He said in the past when... more »
More than 12,000 Minneapolis-area nurses are hitting the picket lines for a one-day strike in a dispute over staffing levels and pension benefits. The 14 hospitals in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area say they've hired enough well-qualified replacement nurses to operate safely during the strike. Health care costs have been skyrocketing... more »