Kitchener Today With Brian Bourke
Apr 14: How can Ontario better protect seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic? Show Opening... But first (0:39); Ontario legislators to extend state of emergency declaration due to COVID-19 (2:28); How can Ontario better protect seniors during the COVID-19 pandemic? (20:22); We need a fighting chance for our unsheltered residents (47:27); Tuesday Tech Spotlight: GUEST: Chris Greenfield, Founder, Tip Tap (replay) (1:04:19); Waterloo Region Business Booster shot: The Crumby Cookie Dough Company (1:26:25): Premier Ford updates Ontarians on COVID-19 situation (1:47:42) Apr 14, 2020, 06:00 PM
LATEST EPISODES
Friday May 14th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Ontario Place turns 50! (21:04); Greyhound Canada shutting down all bus service permanently (43:58); Blue Jays keep rolling with impressive comeback win over Atlanta (1:04:44); Free Phones Friday (1:27:36) May 14, 2021, 06:00 PM
Thursday May 13th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Announcement: Ontario extends Stay-at-Home order another two weeks (21:02); Open Lines: Your Reaction to the extension of Ontario's Stay-at-Home order (44:11); Public health officials are failing to communicate effectively about AstraZeneca (1:04:37); Ontario "not ready yet" to end lockdown, doctors say (1:27:00); Expert advisory: Deteriorating eyesight in Ontario (1:47:32) May 13, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday May 12th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Solicitor General to Provide a COVID-19 Vaccine Update (19:33); Judge rules layoff due to COVID was actually constructive dismissal - opening the door for a 'huge number' of laid-off workers to sue their employers (42:16); NDP calls for plan for youth vaccine appointments (1:02:47); When your dream job is a nightmare (1:25:56); Nursing Week 2021 (1:45:35) May 12, 2021, 06:00 PM
Tuesday May 11th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); City of Kitchener helping out artists (00:00); 'Let us play.' Campaign launches to pressure Ford government to reopen golf courses in Ontario (44:31); #FoodPorn: People are more attracted to social media content showcasing fatty foods (1:05:25); Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge food banks receive cash donations to support families in need (1:27:47); Tech Tuesday Spotlight. GUEST: Charles Plant, entrepreneur and innovation economist (1:49:36) May 11, 2021, 06:00 PM
Monday May 10th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Between Two Hosts (2:12); Q and A with the experts: What to know about your first vaccination (20:51); Survey shows some bosses are using the pandemic as an excuse to push workers (44:01); Census 2021: Canadians are talking about race. But the census hasn't caught up (1:05:08); Sports Bettors at Greater Risk of Problem Gambling Than Other Gamblers, U of G Research Reveals (1:27:31); Local artists look to take advantage of expanded patios as things open up (1:47:51) May 10, 2021, 06:00 PM
Friday May 7th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); After 59 Years Angie's Waterloo is saying Good bye to make room for a New Development (20:21); Streaming services aren't equitably sharing profits with music artists. Bill C-10 could help change this (43:08); Why Ontario had to transfer thousands of Toronto COVID-19 patients to other cities' hospitals (1:03:38); Free Phones Friday (1:26:37) May 07, 2021, 06:00 PM
Thursday May 6th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Wilmot residents are reminded of the provincial stay-at-home order (20:13); We probably won't reach herd immunity against COVID-19 any time soon, but it's OK, experts say (43:48); Travel measures/importance to protecting Canadians (1:04:58); Safe outdoor recreation facilities should be open (1:27:32); Ontario and other provincial small business grant program not enough as lockdown continues (1:47:10) May 06, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday May 5th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Out-of-control Chinese rocket expected to fall to Earth in the coming days (20:51); COVID-19 pandemic may produce dramatic changes in life expectancy, birth rates and immigration (43:46); Game Misconduct: Canadians may love their hockey, but they also see serious problems with its culture (1:04:03); Q&A From Today's Provincial COVID-19 Update (1:27:37); New Brewery opening in Galt (1:46:59) May 05, 2021, 06:00 PM
Tuesday May 4th, 2021 May 04, 2021, 06:00 PM
Monday May 3rd, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Not two different worlds: QAnon and the offline dangers of online speech (20:11); CERB was luxurious compared to provincial social assistance (43:16); Pandemic puppies: Canine crisis or happy household? (1:03:59); Three in five Canadians say they've had undesired pandemic weight changes (1:26:59); Tax deadline has passed. Did you miss it? Now what? (1:47:25) May 03, 2021, 06:00 PM
Friday April 30th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:0); Premier Ford to Hold a Virtual Press Conference (00:00); Wellesley council split over approval of breeding kennel (18:10); Acute care nurse shares his thoughts on long-term (40:01); Why businesses should be offering their workers a living wage (59:09); Free Phones Friday (1:22:21) Apr 30, 2021, 06:00 PM
Thursday April 29th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); A couple of things.. (2:15); 'Full-blown assault' on free expression: Inside the comprehensive Liberal bill to regulate the internet (20:41); Overdose crisis: The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare decades of drug policy failures (43:30); Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Solicitor General to Provide a COVID-19 Vaccine Update (1:04:01); 50th anniversary of the Kingston Penitentiary Riot, Murder on the Inside (1:26:48); Lutherwood's 2021 Steps for Kids (1:47:32) Apr 29, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday April 28th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); A couple of things.. (2:42); Grade 12 Commencement Ceremonies and WRDSB, from a students perspective (20:22); Tax Season is Here: Avoid These Common Scams Targeting Canadians (43:08); Instead of jumping the COVID-19 vaccine queue, try acting your age (1:03:43); Ontario largely ignored long-term care as COVID-19 crisis began, internal documents reveal (1:25:41); Raising money to train her service dog (1:45:52) Apr 28, 2021, 06:00 PM
Tuesday April 27th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); A couple of things.. (2:21); Are the Ontario Progressive Conservatives reaching the tipping point with Doug Ford? (20:35); Sunday's Trinity Bible Chapel service came with a $750 fine (43:16); Canada must change the law that bans sexual assault survivors from revealing their own identities (1:05:06); Horwath blasts Ford for playing political games with paid sick days (1:26:40); Tech Tuesday Spotlight (1:48:16) Apr 27, 2021, 06:00 PM
Monday April 26th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Between Two Hosts (1:29); Vaccine handle, how are we doing? (20:58); COVID-19 could end our dependence on cars - if we 'build back better' (43:22); Long-term care infrastructure must be re-imagined in a post-pandemic world (1:04:24); Joe Biden's first 100 days: A nostalgia for past foreign policy bravado? (1:28:09); A couple of things... (1:48:34) Apr 26, 2021, 06:00 PM