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WWL Covers Hurricane Katrina (2005)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2005-09-2

Duration: 00:07:23

Subjects: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 | Natural Disasters | Hurricane damage | Flood damage | FLOODS | WWL (Television station: New Orleans, La.) | Journalists | Hurricanes


  • Ekings, Robyn Host
  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Producer
  • Panovich, Brad Interviewee
  • Brown, Jimmie Interviewee
  • Cunningan, Darnel "Tip" Interviewee
  • McElveen, Josh Interviewee


This segment from the September 2, 2005, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robyn Ekings’ interviews with meteorologist Brad Panovich, photographers Jimmie Brown and Darnel “Tip” Cunningan, and reporter Josh McElveen of WWL-TV in New Orleans on the difficulty of covering Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. Hosts: Robyn Ekings and Charlie Whinham