Chris Finch, FOX 8 New Orleans

Chris Finch

FOX 8 New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, United States

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Recent articles by Chris:

Woman arrested at Lakeside Shopping Center after refusing to leave for not wearing mask

A Jefferson Parish woman was arrested after she was asked to leave a store at Lakeside Shopping Center in Metairie because she was not wearing a mask but decided to stay. → Read More

WATCH LIVE 11 a.m: Mayor Cantrell’s office holds weekly media briefing

New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell’s Office will hold its weekly media briefing today at 11 a.m. → Read More

Students at St. Tammany Public Schools will now begin classes after Labor Day

The first full day of school with all students is Monday, Sept. 14. → Read More

Lane blocked on Bonnet Carre Spillway heading east; expect delays

The right lane is blocked on I-10 East at milepost 212 → Read More

New Orleans Saints cancel four preseason games

The Saints preseason cancellations come amid COVID-19 concerns. → Read More

New Orleans DA Leon Cannizzaro will not seek reelection

New Orleans District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro announced Friday he will not be seeking a third term. → Read More

Movie theaters implore studios: Release the blockbusters

A long time ago in a pre-COVID universe far, far away, blockbusters opened around the globe simultaneously or nearly so. In 1975, “Jaws” set the blueprint. Concentrate marketing. Open wide. Pack them in. → Read More

Archbishop Aymond joins Gov. Edwards in asking state to pray, fast for those affected by COVID-19

New Orleans Archbishop Gregory Aymond said he applauds the call from Gov. John Bel Edwards for inviting prayer and fasting for those who have been affected by COVID-19. → Read More

NOPD investigates fatal shooting in New Orleans East

The New Orleans Police are investigating a homicide at the intersection of Old Gentilly Rd. and Read Blvd. → Read More

NOPD releases images of suspects in Dreaux statue damage

New Orleans police are trying locate multiple people in the investigation of a criminal damage incident where a statue of Charles Didier Dreaux was vandalized → Read More

Mayor Cantrell, Cam Jordan, UnitedHealthCare announce technology aid plan

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, Saints player Cam Jordan and UnitedHealthCare want to help families that need help with technology during the COVID-19 crisis. → Read More

2 pedestrians killed in Washington Parish crash

Louisiana State Police are investigating a crash that killed two pedestrians in Washington Parish. → Read More

JPSO deputy fired, arrested for allegedly stealing money from lost wallet

A Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested after accusations he stole cash from a lost wallet while putting it into evidence. → Read More

Terrebonne Parish delays opening of public schools until after Labor Day

Terrebonne Parish public schools will not open until after the Labor Day holiday, according to Superintendent Philip Martin. → Read More

NOPD releases images of suspects involved in John McDonogh landmark damage

New Orleans police hope the public can help identify multiple suspects accused of criminal damage to a historic landmark in Lafayette Square → Read More

Months after initial coronavirus infection, patients suffer lingering effects

Some people who have been battling the virus have been feeling the effects for months. → Read More

Historic Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo postponed due to COVID-19

The International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo Board has been postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. → Read More

Historic Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo postponed due to COVID-19

The International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo Board has been postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions. → Read More

DA: 4 Jefferson Parish Sheriff Office agents will not be charged in Keeven Robinson’s death

Jefferson Parish District Attorney Paul D. Connick Jr. announced Tuesday that his office will not seek criminal charges against JPSO narcotics agents Justin Brister, Gary Bordelon, David Lowe or Jason Spadoni, whose apprehension of Keeven Robinson led to his tragic death. → Read More

Mayor Cantrell, FEMA discuss hurricane season and infrastructure work in New Orleans

Mayor Cantrell will join FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor for a news conference → Read More