Can you tell me how each Louisiana lawmaker voted on the proposal to allow gun owners to carry concealed firearms without a permit?
How do I replace my daughter’s Social Security card? It was ruined during last week’s flooding and I’ll need when it’s time to register for school.To replace a Social Security card for a child, you’ll need to gather documents proving your child’s identity and citizenship or immigration statu… Read more
I received my second vaccination more than three weeks ago. Is it safe to take my mask off when I’m outdoors at my granddaughter’s graduation barbecue celebration next weekend? Read more
Are there any requirements, other than a valid driver’s license, necessary for an adult to operate a powerboat in area public waterways? Are any safety/boating courses required? Read more
The hurricanes destroyed many street lights throughout Lake Charles over 7 months ago. What is the goal to have all the street lights operational once again? Read more
Before the storms we had two sports talk radio stations in the Lake Area — 1310-AM KEZM in Sulphur and 1580-AM KXZZ, a Cumulus station in Lake Charles. When Laura hit they both got knocked off the air and I haven’t been able to catch them since. Are we going to get sports talk radio back in … Read more
With the abundance of food trucks in our area since the hurricanes, it has me wondering how they are regulated. Does the health department inspect them? We saw a lady selling gumbo off the tailgate of her truck. How sanitary can that be with the hordes of insects about? Read more
At one time Lake Charles had training for volunteer handicapped parking enforcement. Does that still exist? If so, how and where can one apply? Read more
I sometimes read the electronic version of the American Press through an unsecured Wi-Fi at a local restaurant. Is it possible in this situation for someone to view other things on my tablet that I am not looking at, such as my emails, etc.? Read more
Will the Lake Charles Police Department continue to participate in the district attorney’s ticket-writing program now that it might be a violation of ethics laws? Read more
How do you apply for unemployment insurance?To file for unemployment, call 866-783-5567 or go to www.louisianaworks.net/hire and click on “Start or re-open an unemployment claim” under the Reemployment Services heading.The Louisiana Workforce Commission’s website says claimants should have t… Read more
The Informer answers questions from readers each Sunday, Monday and Wednesday.