FOX 8 reporter Rob Masson began his broadcasting career while in college as News Director at WLSU. This Louisiana State University grad has been covering news in New Orleans since the mid-eighties, and has been with FOX 8 since 1994.
This week a sale of oil drilling leases in the Gulf of Mexico saw 35 a percent decline over the previous lease sale. An energy advocacy group says it shows a number of problems, but a Tulane oil expert says there’s no need to panic.
St. Bernard officials are scheduled to head to Washington in July to appeal to members of the congressional delegation for help, arguing if the federal government is helping farmers make it through a tariff crisis, local fishermen deserve help too.
Louisiana seafood processors are claiming victory after an early win for a measure they’ve sought for years. They say in many Louisiana restaurants, you’re eating at your own risk, and they hope state lawmakers are going to pass laws to change that.