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NBC33 News Special Edition 'Crisis on the Coast'

POSTED: Saturday, May 1, 2010 - 7:39pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:00pm

NBC33 News is spread out across the Louisiana coastline – telling your stories.

Overnight – the oil spill of the coast of Louisiana has tripled in size. Governor Bobby Jindal wants local parishes to have more control over the clean-up efforts in their areas.

Businesses are struggling, and fishermen say they won’t be able to make ends meet. Animals have been rescued – and crews are working to get birds and other animals cleaned up.