The Aftermath of Ida

Image Courtesy: Eric Gay/AP IF over a million residents of Louisiana and Mississippi are without power… THEN the death toll as a result of Hurricane Ida will undoubtedly rise… BECAUSE this hurricane is stronger than Hurricane Katrina. All eight transmission lines feeding the city were knocked out, and utility company Entergy said it could takeContinue reading “The Aftermath of Ida”

Here Louisiana Goes Again

Image Courtesy: Scott Threlkeld/The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate IF Louisiana residents are feeling a sense of déjà vu… THEN you can’t blame them… BECAUSE Hurricane Ida has made landfall in Louisiana. The Category 4 storm hit the US mainland 16 years to the day Hurricane Katrina ravaged the state. Officials stressed that NewContinue reading “Here Louisiana Goes Again”

Overwhelmed, Now Understaffed

Image Courtesy: CTV News IF you don’t know where the worst place to be in the country is… THEN prepare to have your innocence removed… BECAUSE it’s the B.C. interior. Health-care staff are overwhelmed due to wildfires that continue to ravage the region, and a fourth wave of COVID-19 is causing some nurses to resign.Continue reading “Overwhelmed, Now Understaffed”