WATCH LIVE ON 7NEWS SUNRISE: Louisiana's flu outbreak

WATCH LIVE ON 7NEWS SUNRISE: Louisiana's flu outbreak
(Source: KPLC)

SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) - Good Morning. John Bridges here with a look at what's coming up on 7News Sunrise.

The state health department worries Louisiana's flu outbreak will get worse over the holidays.

Two men are facing charges this morning related to an armed robbery in DeQuincy, following a stand-off with police.

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury approves its largest budget yet, totaling more than $200 million.

It's been four years in the making and now downtown Lake Charles may finally see some action. Construction is set to begin on the Erdace Apartment Complex.

Plus, the LSU Ag Center is reporting this year's sugarcane crop is an exceptional one.

And Facebook and Universal Music Group have signed a multi-year deal.

In weather, Friday will be cloudy with scattered showers and possibly a few thunderstorms possible. It will still be warm through the day with highs in the 70s. Meteorologist Grant Roberts will have the latest in your 'First Alert Forecast.'

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