Kitchener Today With Brian Bourke
Oct 18: Universal Basic Income, Cannabis, and Twitter Show Opening (0:56); How one small Ontario town became the cannabis capital of Canada (2:17); Ontario killer and rapist Paul Bernardo denied parole (21:30); Ford government disbands Liberals' expert panel to end violence against women (45:24); My Twitter account is personal, Watson says in response to charter challenge, and I can block who I want to (1:05:37); 100 Canadian CEOs urge Doug Ford to rescue Ontario's basic income project (1:29:01); Kids Night Out! Bones & Blood (1:50:31) Oct 18, 2018, 06:00 PM
LATEST EPISODES
May 27: Catholic school board reveals a new flag for Pride Month Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (2:18); Military report details 'disturbing' allegations on Ontario long-term care homes (20:03); Catholic school board reveals a new flag for Pride Month (43:10); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (1:17:27); Business Booster Shot: The Halibut House (1:46:00) May 27, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 26: Two-thirds support government takeovers of long-term care facilities Show Opening... But first (0:39); Half of Canadians say governments are hiding something about COVID-19: poll (3:23); Flag Waterloo Catholic school board will fly for Pride month is 'insulting' and 'disrespectful,' says trustee (19:52); Beyond the locker room: Coronavirus isolation is an opportunity to teach boys about toxic masculinity (42:49); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (1:03:15); COVID-19 and the extended care crisis: two-thirds support government takeovers of long-term care facilities (1:26:01); Tuesday Tech Spotlight. GUEST: Michael Vervena VP, Sales and Marketing, Planitar (1:48:06) May 26, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 25: Should communities with few COVID-19 cases be able to open earlier? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (2:23); Should smaller towns be able to reopen before Toronto? (21:36); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:49); Ontario group calls for task force about how schools will reopen amid COVID-19 (1:22:57); KW Escape goes virtual (1:46:32) May 25, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 22: Some say the lockdown is having a positive effect on the environment Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will updates Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (2:16); Empty streets during COVID-19 show how we've been poisoning ourselves (20:38); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (42:43); Women in Crisis fighting a 'crisis within a crisis' because of COVID-19, says executive director (1:02:52); Free Phones Friday (1:25:47) May 22, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 21: Do gloves really help protect against COVID-19? Show Opening... But first (0:39); It's now recommended that Canadians wear face masks (2:35); Handwashing better than gloves to protect against COVID-19: Guelph expert (21:15); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:14); NDP Official Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath to host virtual Waterloo Region Telephone Town Hall with MPPs Lindo and Fife (1:27:26); Maxwell's offering clean rehearsal space for local musicians (1:47:54) May 21, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 20: COVID-19 impact on small businesses Show Opening... But first (0:39); Changes to small business COVID-19 support program welcome, but rent relief still needs fixing (2:13); The Church of QAnon: Will conspiracy theories form the basis of a new religious movement? (20:37); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:17); Region's school boards say they're ready to support students as schools remain closed (1:27:16); Select Beat Goes On locations will begin offering curbside pickup (2:00:45) May 20, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 19: Ontario schools will remain closed Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:56); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (41:15); Province cancels remainder of school year (1:23:09)Tuesday Tech Spotlight: Planitar (1:43:41) May 19, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 15: 'Wine Ninjas' comes with online security issues Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health updates Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:26); 'Wine Ninjas' comes with online security issues (21:25); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:32); Free Phones Friday (1:04:11); COVID-19 testing rate in Waterloo Region is the lowest in Ontario by far (1:46:34) May 15, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 14: Ontario announces phase 1 of re-opening plan Show Opening... But first (0:39); More COVID testing needed, Waterloo MPP says (1:53); Returning to 'normal' post-coronavirus would be inhumane (21:20); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (1:05:04); The retail council of Canada reacts to Ontario's phase 1 re-opening (1:28:31); Waterloo Region Business Booster shot: Little Mushroom Catering (1:49:30) May 14, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 13: Will golf courses open this weekend? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health updates Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:53); Ontario adopts emergency order allowing control of COVID-19 outbreaks at long-term care homes (21:29); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:54); How local golf courses are preparing to re-open (1:16:05)COVID-19 buzzwords: will they spread and survive? (1:27:56); Send a Smile WR competition (1:47:38) May 13, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 12: Beer sales are up since COVID-19... sort of Show Opening... But first (0:39); Enhancing Community Care for Ontarians (2:24); Retail beer sales increase while total beer sales drop amid COVID-19 (20:54); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:03); U of G Prof Discusses Public Trust in Science During Pandemic (1:27:09); Tuesday Tech Spotlight. GUEST: Paul Hemburrow, Chief Customer Officer & Owner, Health Hub Solutions (1:47:38) May 12, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 11: How will Coronavirus change business going forward? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:54); COVID-19 making it's way into US political ads (20:42); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:46); Coronavirus contact tracing poses serious threats to our privacy (1:04:59); Re-entry and Recovery from COVID-19 - Return from Working from Home or Layoffs (1:48:03) May 11, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 8: Unemployment reaches 7.8% in Waterloo Region Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health updates Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:42); Unemployment reaches 7.8% in Kitchener Waterloo Cambridge (21:07); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:25); Free Phones Friday (1:28:15) May 08, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 7: Is Waterloo Region doing enough COVID testing during the pandemic? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Is Waterloo Region doing enough COVID testing during the pandemic? (1:57); Coronavirus spotlights equity and access issues with children's right to play (21:18); Premier Ford to update Ontariastevenns on COVID-19 situation (44:08); Don't take me out to the ball game: Sports fans eager for empty arena games, hesitant to attend in person (1:04:40)Waterloo Region Business Booster shot: Flanagan Food Service (1:48:31) May 07, 2020, 06:00 PM
May 6: Why is Waterloo Region behind on COVID-19 testing? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Public Health will update Waterloo Region's COVID-19 cases (1:28); Farmers 'disappointed' by federal agriculture COVID-19 funding (21:08); Premier Ford updates Ontario's COVID-19 situation (52:34); Ontario lowers liquor prices for bars and restaurants (1:03:43); Puncher's Menswear designer face masks for Food4Kids (1:27:07) May 06, 2020, 06:00 PM