Kitchener Today With Brian Bourke
Jan 16: Cannabis Edibles, Teacher Strikes, and The Conservative Leadership Race Show Opening... But first (0:39); Ontario to provide up to $60 a day for child care during teacher strikes (2:00); Higher rent, fewer vacancies in Waterloo Region in 2019 (21:00); Starting today, you can buy edibles online through the Ontario Cannabis Store (44:06); Trump shows that impeachment will not moderate him (1:05:21); 'I'm in': Peter MacKay announces he will run for the Conservative leadership (1:26:14); Kitchener's Loren Gabel is pressing for a women's pro hockey league to benefit the girls who will follow her (1:48:01) Jan 16, 2020, 06:00 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Aug 10: Why the idea of social bubbles might need to be re-evaluated? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Why the idea of social bubbles might need to be re-evaluated (2:18); COVID-19 could have a lasting, positive impact on workplace culture (19:48); Windsor-Essex to join rest of Ontario in Stage 3 (42:51); Q&A: Will physical distancing confuse or harm our kids? (1:26:13); 8 million Canadians rethinking retirement because of COVID-19: report (1:46:46) Yesterday at 06:00 PM
Jul 7: The 'shop local' message is everywhere, but it's tough resisting deals during a pandemic Show Opening... But first (0:39); Wilfrid Laurier University epidemiologist says parents' concerns with school reopening plan 'very valid' (20:48); The 'shop local' message is everywhere, but it's tough resisting deals during a pandemic (43:31); How we mourn the victims of tragedies depends on their citizenship status (1:04:01); Free Phones Friday (1:26:50) Aug 07, 2020, 06:00 PM
Aug 6 : Why do the stock markets keep rising? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Hugs over Masks celebration (20:16); Premier Ford makes an announcement in Beamsville (43:14); Why do the stock markets keep rising? (1:04:08); Drayton Entertainment has cancelled all remaining productions in its 2020 Season (1:47:58) Aug 06, 2020, 06:00 PM
Aug 5: New guidelines aim to reduce obesity stigma in health care Show Opening... But first (0:39); Small businesses worried consumer spending will remain low even after COVID-19 crisis (21:25); Are we over weight yet? New guidelines aim to reduce obesity stigma in health care (43:22); COVID-19: Three-in-five worry about side-effects of a vaccine; many plan to take a 'wait and see' approach (1:04:41); Back to school re-opening plan (1:27:17); Explore Waterloo Region: Waterloo Region United campaign (1:48:22) Aug 05, 2020, 06:00 PM
Aug 4: Scams circulating throughout COVID-19 Show Opening... but first... a couple of things on Brian's mind (0:39); How COVID-19 could impact travel for years to come (20:28); Premier Ford to make an announcement in Beamsville. (43:48); Scams circulating throughout COVID19 (1:27:56); Tuesday Tech Spotlight (1:49:09); Aug 04, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 31: New book explores former officer conflicts with Waterloo Regional Police Service Show Opening... But first (0:39); Canadian Company Creates New Protective Solution to Get Kids Back in School During Pandemic (20:53); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:33); Kelly Donovan's New book - Explores her conflicts with Waterloo Regional Police Service (1:04:44)2 Free Phones Friday (1:27:16) Jul 31, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 30: Ontario back-to-school plan announced Show Opening... But first (0:39); U.S. economy tanked at historic 33% rate in 2nd quarter (21:18); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:29); Follow up with elementary unions following ONT Gov announcement (1:27:28); Ontario government announces plans for back-to-school in September (1:36:51); Return of NBA tonight (1:48:30) Jul 30, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 29: A brief history of masks Show Opening... But first (0:39); Animal activist hold vigil tonight for dead pigs (9:18); After 4-hour grilling by MPs, WE co-founders insist they had no financial motive in student grant deal (20:28); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:51); A brief history of masks from the 17th-century plague to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic (1:27:32); Explore Waterloo Regions 'Art Fresco' Project (1:47:22) Jul 29, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 28: Wilmot Township Council voted to immediately relocate the statue Show Opening... But first (0:39); Wilmot Township Council voted to immediately relocate the statue (2:29); The Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) program ends Friday (20:14); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (1:02:49); Brian's Random thoughts (1:26:46); Tuesday Tech Spotlight (1:47:01) Jul 28, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 27: Trudeau to testify on WE affair Thursday Show Opening... But first (0:39); Canada's out-of-date online privacy rules aren't protecting you (20:01); Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:01); Wilmot Township council to discuss future of Prime Minister's Path in Baden (1:05:17); WE Scandal: Trudeau's approval drops six more points, but Canadians doubt issue will bring down government (1:49:03) Jul 27, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 24: Pedestrian-friendly social spaces in Kitchener Show Opening... But first (00:39); 'Very shocking': Video captures huge crowds, lineups in Niagara Falls (02:11); Pedestrian-friendly social spaces created for your ‘DTK Summer Detour' (21:06); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:23); Free Phones Friday (1:27:47); Jul 24, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 23: New metrics gauge COVID risk in classrooms Show Opening... But first (0:39); Brian’s Rant (02:16); New metrics give you a gauge of the risk of catching COVID 19 in classrooms, and in large gatherings (20:09); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (43:25); COVID-19 weighing on Waterloo school board budgets (1:03:35); Details expected Thursday of review or inquiry into Nova Scotia's mass murder (1:26:44); Save the Statues (1:34:06); TV Shows and Movies creating plots based off the pandemic (1:47:02); Jul 23, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 22: 'Chair Girl" sentencing draws criticism Brian’s Rant (2:16); Karahalios kicked out of PC caucus after voting against own party's legislation at Queen's Park (20:28); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (42:43); 'Chair girl' sentenced to 150 hours of community service, 2 years probation, $2K fine (1:26:49); Waterloo Region United campaign (1:47:43); Jul 22, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 21: Parents want students to don masks at school Show Opening... But first (0:39); Brian’s Rant (03:13); RNAO will not support Ontario Government’s public commission on long term care, saying no further study is needed - simply action (21:23); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (44:25); Poll suggests parents want students to don masks at school in fall (1:30:15); Tuesday Tech Spotlight: True North TV (1:49:12); Jul 21, 2020, 06:00 PM
Jul 20: Indoor bars present potential COVID-19 risk Show Opening... But first (0:39); Opening of Indoor Bars in Ontario Potential Risk (19:43); Premier Ford to update Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (42:40); CFIB statement on new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy details (1:26:34); As Blue Jays scramble to find a home, players ask for a major-league facility (1:46:54); Jul 20, 2020, 06:00 PM