The Capital Region has an abundance of news and specialty media to fill you in on everything from hard hitting cover stories to lifestyle features. These local outlets are also good resources for staying in the know about upcoming events. Check out the sites below to keep up with the news and events most relevant to you, or visit the Events page to see what’s coming up soon in your area of interest.

Daily & Community News

The Advocate

Daily news publication and daily emails for the Capital Region
theadvocate.com

 

Capital City News

Monthly community news publication for the city of Baton Rouge
capitalcitynews.us

 

Central City News

Monthly news publication for the city of Central
centralcitynews.net

 

Donaldsonville Chief

Weekly news for Donaldsonville and surrounding areas
donaldsonvillechief.com

 

Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Bi-weekly news for Gonzales
weeklycitizen.com

Livingston Parish News

Twice weekly news publication for Livingston Parish
livingstonparishnews.com

 

NOLA Media Group – Baton Rouge Bureau

Weekly news publication, daily news emails, and weekly events emails for the Capital Region
nola.com/baton-rouge

 

Plaquemine Post South

Weekly news publication for Plaquemine, Iberville Parish, and surrounding areas
postsouth.com

 

Riverside Reader

Weekly publication for Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge, and St. Landry Parishes
riversidereader.com

 

West Side Journal

The official journal of West Baton Rouge
thewestsidejournal.com

Lifestyle Publications & Websites

225

Entertainment, people, and food
Monthly publication and weekly event emails
225batonrouge.com

 

Baton Rouge Moms

Food, health, and calendar of events
Website and blog
batonrougemoms.com

 

Baton Rouge Parents

Resources, articles, and events for parents
Monthly publication and weekly event emails
brparents.com

 

Bite and Booze

Food, drinks, and culinary events
Website, blog, and newsletter
biteandbooze.com

 

City Social

People, places, community, and non-profit events
Monthly publication
citysocial.com

 

Country Roads

Covering events, food, culture, art, and daytrips from New Orleans to Natchez
Monthly publication
countryroadsmagazine.com

DIG

Entertainment, LSU news, and events
Bi-weekly publication, online event listing, and weekly event email
digbr.com

 

InRegister

Philanthropic events, people, places, and style
Monthly publication
inregister.com

 

Red Schtick

Satirical news on South Louisiana politics, people, and culture
theredshtick.com

 

The Scout Guide, Baton Rouge

Specialty advertising and lifestyle
Annual publication
thescoutguide.com/baton-rouge/

 

Town Favorites

Local events, recipes, and entertainment reviews
Monthly publication
townfavorites.com

Local Radio

1150 AM WJBO

News Radio
wjbo.com

 

1210 AM WLRO “The Score”

Fox Sports Affiliate
1210thescore.com

 

1460 AM WXOK “Heaven 1460”

Gospel
heaven1460.com

 

89.3 FM WRKF

NPR Affiliate
wrkf.org

 

91.1 KLSU

LSU Campus Radio
lsureveille.com/klsu/

 

94.1 FM WEMX “Max 94.1”

Hip Hop and R&B
max94one.com

 

96.1 FM KRVE “The River”

Easy Listening
961theriver.com

 

96.9 FM WHYR “Community Radio”

Non-Commercial, Educational
whyr.org

 

97.7 FM WYNK HD “Downtown Radio”

60s and 70s
downtown977.com

98.1 FM WDGL “Eagle”

Classic Rock and LSU Sports
www.eagle981.com

 

100.7 FM WTGE “The Tiger”

Today’s Best Country
1007thetiger.com

 

101.5 FM WYNK

Today’s Country Hits
wynkcountry.com

 

102.5 FM WFMF

Today’s Hit Music
www.wfmf.com

 

103.3 FM WRQQ

Classic Hits
www.classichits1033.com

 

104.5 FM WNXX

ESPN Sports Affiliate
www.1045espn.com

 

106.5 FM KQXL “Q 106.5”

Classic Soul and Smooth R&B
www.q106dot5.com

 

107.3 FM WBRP “Talk 107.3”

News and Special Interest
www.talk1073.com

Specialty Event Listings & Newsletters

Baton Rouge River Center

Concerts, performing arts, Baton Rouge Ballet, and Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra
raisingcanesrivercenter.com

 

Cherry Baton Rouge

Live music and speakeasy scene
facebook.com/cherrybatonrouge

 

Downtown Development District

Downtown events and festivals
downtownbatonrouge.org

 

East Baton Rouge Parish Library System

Workshops, reading groups, creative events, and children’s events
ebrpl.evanced.info/signup/eventcalendar.aspx

 

Jive Flamingo

Live music in the Capital Region
jiveflamingo.com

 

Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit fundraisers and workshops throughout Louisiana
lano.org/events/event_list.asp

Louisiana Travel

Statewide events and festivals
louisianatravel.com/events

 

LSU Leisure Classes

Classes ranging from guitar to dance to pottery
lsuunion.augusoft.net/

 

Manship Theatre

Concerts, performing arts, and movies
manshiptheatre.org/events.asp

 

The Red Shoes

Center for personal and spiritual growth
theredshoes.org

 

Visit Baton Rouge

Tourist attractions and area events
visitbatonrouge.com

Local Television

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Non-profit, educational programming
lpb.org

 

WAFB – CBS

Local news at 4:30 am, 5:00 am, 12:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 10:00 pm
wafb.com

 

WBRZ – ABC

Local news at 5:00 am, 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and 10:00 pm
wbrz.com

 

WVLA – NBC

Local news at 5:00 am, 5:00 pm, 6:30 pm, and 10:00 pm
www.brproud.com

Business News & Events

Baton Rouge Business Report

Bi-weekly publication and twice daily business news emails
businessreport.com

 

Baton Rouge Area Chamber

Weekly business news emails for BRAC investors
brac.org