Kitchener Today With Brian Bourke
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Feb 15: CEO's, Amber Alerts, and Autism Funding Show Opening... But first (0:56); Peel police disappointed over Amber Alert complaints for missing 11-year-old girl found dead (1:0430); Ford government promises 'action' if Hydro One doesn't cut proposed CEO pay (31:02); What did the Liberals see in SNC-Lavalin? A company in need of a bailout (44:43); Families protest changes to autism program today (1:06:44); Free Phones Friday (1:29:27) Today at 06:00 PM
Feb 14: Trudeau, Gas Prices, and Valentine’s Day Show Opening... But first (0:56); Group claims minister pressed them for positive quote on new autism program (6:15); 'It was just too much': Air Canada passenger frustrated after waiting nearly 7 hours on tarmac (21:41); Trudeau's 'sunny ways' brand can't survive allegations of full-scale criminality (45:43); Major hike in gas prices on the way (1:06:21); Coalition urging federal and provincial governments to provide safe opioids (1:29:41); Valentine's Day (1:51:12) Feb 14, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 13: Distracted Drivers, Clearing Sidewalks, and Trivia Show Opening... But first (0:56); Just another day at the office for a government that looks increasingly grubby (2:48); Are drivers in denial? Only 43 per cent of Ontarians admit to being distracted drivers/Winter driving tips (22:23); Woman, 19, faces three charges in balcony chair tossing (44:20); Kitchener's sidewalk shovelling bylaw has some residents fuming (1:05:43); 3rd Annual KW Trivia Challenge (1:30:02) Feb 13, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 12: Cycling, SNC-Lavalin Case, and Snow Plows Show Opening... But first (0:56); How do municipalities deploy its snow plows? (2:15); Ethics commissioner launches investigation into allegations of PMO interference in SNC-Lavalin case (21:02); Doug Ford accuses student unions of 'crazy Marxist nonsense' in fundraising email (44:14); Kitchener coming up with master plan to encourage more cyclists (1:05:09); Ontario's looming health care reforms are being rushed through to limit public scrutiny, critics say (1:28:57); Tuesday Tech Spotlight: Marc Lafleur, CEO, TruLOCAL (1:50:00) Feb 12, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 11: SNC-Lavalin, Toxic Masculinity, and Kindergarten Show Opening... But first (0:56); Jody Wilson-Raybould fallout detonates Real Change brand (2:08); What is Trudeau hiding in SNC-Lavalin affair (9:19); Hockey culture a breeding ground for toxic masculinity, says former St. Francis Xavier player (21:56); Full-day Kindergarten is what Ontario needs for a stable future (44:43); 58 school bus collisions in Waterloo Region hit 9-year high in 2017-18 (1:06:25); Ontario Liberals' existential crisis (1:29:44); On 211 Day, Canadians are encouraged to make the right call! (1:50:44) Feb 11, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 8: Homelessness, Bruce McArthur, and The Cambridge Multiplex Show Opening... But first (0:56); 'I failed as Mayor the past four years on the homelessness issue,' Guthrie admits (2:41); What are employees rights when a daycare closes due to weather? (22:03); Kiefer blames former mayor for Cambridge multiplex fumble (44:46); WRAMA presents at The Tannery Event Centre (1:06:13); Free Phones Friday (1:29:34) Feb 08, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 7: Autism, The Cambridge Multiplex, and Stat Holidays Show Opening... But first (0:56); City scraps plans to put multiplex at Cambridge Centre (3:32); Autism services: Ontario to clear waiting lists, give money to parents (22:40); How did snow clearing go after the ice storm? (47:02); Why Jody Wilson-Raybould was knifed by Justin Trudeau (1:06:44); New stat holiday proposed to mark Indigenous reconciliation set for Sept. 30 (1:30:02); LAUNCH Waterloo and Google hosting free STEAM tournament for kids (1:51:09) Feb 07, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 6: Healthcare, Autism, and Roll Up The Rim Show Opening... But first (0:56); Freezing rain warning issued for Wednesday (5:35); Roll Up The Rim To Win Is Back. We Answer All Your Burning Questions (20:14); Ontario NDP's improper redaction led Ford government to leaker: Sources (44:07); Homeless advocate to brave cold across Ontario (1:05:00); Ford government to reveal autism program changes today (1:24:54) Feb 06, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 5: Romantic Waterloo, Trump's State of the Union, and Eating Disorder Awareness Week Show Opening... But first (0:56); Waterloo on the list of the most romantic cities in Canada (02:23); Beyond the LCBO? Broad support for liberalizing alcohol sales in Ontario (19:14); Eating Disorder Awareness Week (42:39); State of the Union promises epic political drama (1:03:34); Decades after Reform’s rise, voters open to a new ‘Western Canada Party’ (1:27:24); Tuesday Tech Spotlight (1:48:11) Feb 05, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 4: Healthcare, Bruce McArthur, and The Superbowl Show Opening... But first (0:56); Patriots edge Rams in lowest-scoring Super Bowl ever (2:27); Sentencing hearing to begin for serial killer Bruce McArthur (22:04); Public consultation sessions on proposed supervised consumption sites set to begin (44:46); World Cancer Day: Celebration of cross-Canada support for modernized cancer strategy (1:05:25); NDP says new leaked documents show Ford government will privatize Ornge, other aspects of health care (1:28:45); Huawei's Meng Wanzhou: The world's most wanted woman (1:49:28) Feb 04, 2019, 06:00 PM
Feb 1: Property Taxes, Humboldt Crash, and The Superbowl Feb 01, 2019, 06:00 PM
Jan 31: Guelph Transit Challenge, Income Growth and Mobility in Ontario, and Life Along the LRT Show Opening... But first (0:56); How will Doug Ford change the health-care system? Here are some answers (06:48); 'I can't do this': Guelph councillor fails challenge to take transit for 1 week (20:40); FAO releases report assessing income growth, distribution and mobility in Ontario (45:11); Waterloo researcher looks to study city life along LRT corridor (1:05:36); Board of Trade & Regional Leaders Support Proposed Union Station West Infrastructure Project (1:29:33); Public consultation sessions on proposed supervised consumption sites set to begin (1:49:47) Jan 31, 2019, 06:00 PM
Jan 30: LRT, Climate Change, and All-Day Kindergarten Show Opening... But first (0:56); Education minister says 'nothing decided' on class sizes or kindergarten (00:00); Do our local schools close when we face extreme cold weather? (20:42); Commuters will face more than 800 changes to bus stops when LRT starts running (43:47); How can people improve and maintain their mental health? (1:04:38); Waterloo city councillor will be criss-crossing the country sharing ways municipalities can fight climate change (1:27:34); KW Titans Food Drive (1:48:57) Jan 30, 2019, 06:00 PM
Jan 29: McArthur Pleads Guilty, Cambridge Safe Consumption Sites, and Millennials Show Opening... But first (0:56); McArthur pleads guilty to 8 counts of first-degree murder (01:37); Partial victory on return of the rush hour GO train: NDP (20:58); Supervised Consumption Sites face opposition in Cambridge (44:40); Why Brian Bourke thinks millennials have everything handed to them on a silver platter (1:29:25); Tuesday Tech Spotlight (1:51:20) Jan 29, 2019, 06:00 PM
Jan 28: Move Over Law, Canada Cans Ambassador to China, and Debt Stress Show Opening... But first (0:56); Tow truck operator struck on Highway 7/8 (02:49); Who’s legally responsible for clearing sidewalks in winter? (19:56); PCs would stay in power despite majority of Ontarians' disapproval of Ford: poll (44:39); John McCallum forced out as Canada's ambassador to China after comments on Huawei case (1:05:01); Snowfall warning issued (1:28:16); Debt, savings, and stress: A study of economic experiences and attitudes in Canada today (1:48:19) Jan 28, 2019, 06:00 PM