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News Talk 980 CKNW. Vancouver's News. Vancouver's Talk. Breaking news & talk radio station.

    Gardening Tips To Keep You Busy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Gardening Tips To Keep You Busy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    A lot of people are stuck at home with extra time on their hands and what better way to unwind and forget about everything going on right now than getting your hands dirty!

    Guest: Carson Arthur, garden guru.

    • 9 min
    The Food Supply during COVID-19 Crisis

    The Food Supply during COVID-19 Crisis

    Empty store shelves from panic-buying continue to be an issue across Canada, but we’ve been told repeatedly that our supply chains are strong.

    Guest: Mustafa Koc, professor at the Department of Sociology at Ryerson University.

    • 7 min
    Protecting Residents of the DTES During the COVID-19 Crisis

    Protecting Residents of the DTES During the COVID-19 Crisis

    We’ve been asking about the plan to protect residents of the Downtown Eastside for weeks and finally have some answers. A safe supply of drugs has been secured, in an effort to mitigate the impact of the opioid crisis.

    Guest: Donald MacPherson, Executive Director of the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition

    • 8 min
    COVID-19 Update from Ottawa

    COVID-19 Update from Ottawa

    An update from Ottawa on the response to the COVID-19 crisis

    Guest: Global National reporter Abigail Bimman

    • 6 min
    Making Cents of the Markets

    Making Cents of the Markets

    Making Cents of the Market:

    This is Making Cents of the Markets with Senior Vice President & Sr. Portfolio Mgr at Raymond James Lori Pinkowski. As always if you have any questions you can contact her team directly at 604-915-LORI or visit pinkowski.ca.

    • 10 min
    Reminder to Call 8-1-1 for Non Emergency COVID-19 Concerns

    Reminder to Call 8-1-1 for Non Emergency COVID-19 Concerns

    Despite instructions for people worried they have COVID-19 to call 8-1-1, BC paramedics are reporting that three-quarters of the calls they’re receiving right now are related to the coronavirus. 

    Guest: Troy Clifford president of Ambulance Paramedics of BC and Emergency Dispatchers of BC.

    • 6 min

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