Local News From Red River Radio

6:06, 7:06, 8:06

Kate Archer Kent brings you up to date each weekday morning with local news and feature stories from across our listening area. Tune in for her reports at 6:06 a.m.,  7:06 a.m., and 8:06 a.m. during Morning Edition. Her stories can also be heard on line in our Red River Radio Archive.

Courtesy: Office of the Governor, State of La.

CYBER JOBS IN THE BIG EASY - There was a big announcement  made  in the "Big Easy"  yesterday  as  a  newly formed  digital  transformation  firm will open a New Orleans hub and provide about 2,000 new tech jobs.  Governor John Bel Edwards along with several public officials and university leaders were at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome  to make what state economic officials have dubbed:  "One of the most significant economic developments  announcements  in Louisiana History."  

Courtesy: WalMart

STORE ROBOTS AT WALMART? Select  Arkansas Walmart  stores are expected to receive  robots Tuesday  to aid associates in their work.