Kitchener Today With Brian Bourke
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
Friday January 15th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); COVID-19: Two-in-three Canadians say borders should be closed to keep sun-seekers close to home (21:00); Premier Ford ejects MPP Roman Baber after speaking out against lockdown (43:43); Ontario - Applications for Small Business Support Grant Now Open (1:04:21); Free Phones Friday (1:27:20) Jan 15, 2021, 06:00 PM
Thursday January 14th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Trump impeached a second time - but Trumpism will live on (21:08); Stay at home order now in effect but will all stopped by authorities be treated equal? (44:14); Why 'free speech' needs a new definition in the age of the internet and Trump tweets (1:04:46); Ontario Health tells hospitals to be ready to accept COVID-19 patients from hardest-hit regions (1:27:20); Laurier student Kristin Cobbett accepted into elite scientist-astronaut program (1:47:58) Jan 14, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday January 13th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); NDP Leader slams Ford over "virtually no changes" to pandemic response measures (20:53); CFIB: Ontario doubles down on unfair and ineffective business restrictions (44:07); Premier Ford to Provide an Update at Queen's Park (1:04:43); From the Cold War to COVID-19: The 8 common ways people behave in a crisis (1:27:37); Elvis: Destined to Die Young (1:47:48) Jan 13, 2021, 06:00 PM
Tuesday January 12th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Ontario police crack down on in-person worship at multiple churches, disrupt Mennonite service: law firm (20:36); Ontario declares 2nd provincial emergency, issues stay-at-home order (1:04:25); Wilmot Mayor Les Armstrong's 'tone-deaf' Facebook post again the focus of a meeting - this time at regional council (1:28:12); Tech Tuesday Spotlight. GUEST: Charles Plant, entrepreneur and innovation economist (1:48:22) Jan 12, 2021, 06:00 PM
Monday January 11th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Between Two Hosts (0:43)Backyard chickens come home to roost on January 18th at waterloo city council (21:31); Plant-based still a thing despite COVID-19 (44:34); Canadian Civil Liberties Association on potential curfew (1:05:04); A couple of things...Things on Brian's mind (1:28:40); Q and A with the experts: Busting common myths about mRNA vaccines (1:48:37) Jan 11, 2021, 06:00 PM
Friday January 8th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Reaction to Ford's announcement and online learning being extended (21:03); Labour market recovery goes into reverse in December (43:56); Prisoner Vaccinations roll out today (1:05:05); Free Phones Friday (1:28:02) Jan 08, 2021, 06:00 PM
Thursday January 7th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); U.S. Congress confirms Biden's win after pro-Trump rioters storm Capitol (21:31); Elementary teachers' union wants province to reconsider sending students back to classroom (44:14); Quebec just announced a COVID-19 curfew. Is Ontario next? Here's what that might look like (1:05:50); U of G Tourism Expert Offers Thoughts on New COVID-19 Testing Rules (1:27:44); Your Old Software Owes You Money (1:47:44) Jan 07, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday January 6th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Speed cameras to be in front of Waterloo Region schools in 90 days (20:35); Premier Ford to Make an Announcement (43:49); Local market vendors frustrated with lack of support during pandemic (1:27:44); $30,000 grant from PetSmart Charities of Canada will help provide veterinary outreach services in KW (1:50:35) Jan 06, 2021, 06:00 PM
Tuesday January 5th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Petition calls for City of Waterloo to allow backyard fires (20:56); Pfizer Vaccine arrives in Guelph after recently being told it would be delayed (43:47); The recent appearance of unexplained monoliths offers connections to the ancient past (1:04:30); Every COVID-19 workplace outbreak in Ontario must be made public (1:26:51); Kitchener Rolling Stones exhibit delayed (1:47:51) Jan 05, 2021, 06:00 PM
Monday January 4th, 2021 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Between Two Hosts. Topic: Rod Phillips Caribean Vacation (1:52): Demolition of Preston Springs Hotel set to proceed (21:28); In recorded phone call, Trump pressed Georgia election chief to 'find' votes for him (45:04); COVID-19 shows the cracks in public education - here's how to repair them (1:07:33); Horwath calls for legislature to be recalled immediately (1:29:21); How social media is changing research and reactions to coronavirus outbreak (1:50:22) Jan 04, 2021, 06:00 PM
Wednesday December 23rd, 2020 Who is on the naughty list? The Canadian Taxpayer Federation has some thoughts (20:33)Are you willing to use an "immunity passport" Here's the argument for one (43:22); The California Sandwich: Revisit a special moment (1:04:06); False messiahs have doomed society. From the bible, to Trump (1:27:08); Andy Kim Christmas Show (1:47:03) Dec 23, 2020, 06:00 PM
Tuesday December 22nd, 2020 Show Opening... But first (0:33); One-third of Ontario small businesses will not survive this lockdown (23:37); Ontario NDP calls for more support during tightened restrictions (44:51); Questions and Answers with Doug Ford at Queen's Park (1:06:12); You want to see a lockdown? Check out London, England (1:37:00); United Way Waterloo Region 3rd annual Holiday Giving Campaign (1:49:00) Dec 22, 2020, 06:00 PM
Monday December 21st, 2020 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Between Two hosts (1:43); A couple of things..Things on Brian's mind (20:39); Ontario Premier Doug Ford announces province-wide lockdown (42:51); What pro sports should learn from resilient women athletes post-pandemic (1:27:58); Guitars for Kids (1:49:16); Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn, dubbed 'Christmas Star,' visible tonight (1:57:49) Dec 21, 2020, 06:00 PM
Friday December 18th, 2020 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Russia Gets Its Doping Ban Reduced But Will Miss Next 2 Olympics (21:17); Survey finds Canadians plan on dieting less and donating more to food banks in 2021 (43:32); Minister of Long Term Care (1:04:05); Free Phones Friday (1:27:30) Dec 18, 2020, 06:00 PM
Thursday December 17th, 2020 Show Opening... But first (0:33); Ford government tells school boards to prepare for extended remote learning in 2021 (20:15); Capping food delivery app fees could save restaurants this COVID-19 winter (43:46); The Q&A from today's COVID-19 Provincial update (1:03:32); #HangInThereWR looks to inspire hope, safety and self-care during 2020 holidays (1:26:55); U of G Food Science Students Fired Up Over New Campus-Grown Hot Sauce (1:47:20) Dec 17, 2020, 06:00 PM