Olivia Vidal, FOX 8 New Orleans

Olivia Vidal

FOX 8 New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, United States

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Recent articles by Olivia:

Area law enforcement figures share thoughts on Ulvade elementary school mass shooting

“These lone-wolf actors are ones you generally can’t get in front of because they’re not really saying anything to anybody where people can alert law enforcement,” said James Stewart, former NOPD homicide detective, former Chief of Police in Hammond, and a former special agent for the FBI. → Read More

St. Tammany residents express concerns over an industrial developments

Developers held a town hall meeting tonight to address some of their concerns about the rezoning and project. → Read More

Transportation troubles costing travelers more to get from MSY to downtown

A spokesperson for MSY said the typical minimal wait times are between five and seven minutes for a taxi and there are adequate rideshare service providers at the airport. → Read More

Jazz Fest expected to have a $400M plus economic impact

Jazz Fest attracts tens of thousands of visitors to the area, and many choose to spend their time outside the fairgrounds once the music ends. → Read More

Jazz Fest expected to have a $400M plus economic impact

Jazz Fest attracts tens of thousands of visitors to the area, and many choose to spend their time outside the fairgrounds once the music ends. → Read More

Thousands of dollars in equipment stolen from brass band days before Jazz Fest performance

The Stooges Brass Band is scrambling to get ready for their performance at Jazz Fest on Friday after their van was stolen in Central City. → Read More

NEVER GIVE UP: Crescent City Classic runner with Down Syndrome hopes to inspire others

Determined and focused, Craig Blackburn, 40, is up for the challenge of running the Crescent City Classic on Saturday, April 16. → Read More

SEACOR Power crewmembers memorialized one year after tragedy

The names of those lost at sea will be forever remembered at the Lady of the Gulf memorial in Port Fourchon. → Read More

Fellow sisters in Louisiana pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Marianite Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, has been abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, Africa where she had been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to officials with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. → Read More

Fellow sisters in Louisiana pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Marianite Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, has been abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, Africa where she had been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to officials with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. → Read More

Fellow sisters in Louisiana pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Marianite Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, has been abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, Africa where she had been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to officials with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. → Read More

Fellow sisters in Louisiana pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Marianite Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, has been abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, Africa where she had been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to officials with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. → Read More

Fellow sisters in Louisiana pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Marianite Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, has been abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, Africa where she had been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to officials with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. → Read More

Shock and fear: Fellow sisters pray for abducted nun’s safe return

Those who know and love Sister Suellen Tennyson are praying for her safe return. → Read More

‘It was murder. Downright murder’: Family of fatal carjacking victim speaks out

Over the last 24 hours, family members of Linda Frickey have gotten little to no sleep. The phone is ringing off the hook and visitors are stopping by around the clock to console the family. → Read More

‘It was murder. Downright murder’: Family of fatal carjacking victim speaks out

Over the last 24 hours, family members of Linda Frickey have gotten little to no sleep. The phone is ringing off the hook and visitors are stopping by around the clock to console the family. → Read More

‘It was murder. Downright murder’: Family of fatal carjacking victim speaks out

Over the last 24 hours, family members of Linda Frickey have gotten little to no sleep. The phone is ringing off the hook and visitors are stopping by around the clock to console the family. → Read More

‘Absolute nightmare’: New North Shore transportation heads could alleviate traffic woes

State lawmakers now chairing transportation committees are hoping to direct more funding to resolve traffic nightmares on the North Shore. → Read More

Uber, Lyft adding fuel fees to combat rising cost of gas

Rideshare passengers will have to pay a surcharge that drivers say doesn't begin to cover the rising cost of gas. → Read More

Riders will be charged fuel fees on rideshare apps in New Orleans to combat rising gas prices

Rideshare passengers will have to pay a surcharge that drivers say doesn't begin to cover the rising cost of gas. → Read More