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An evening roundup of WYPR's latest reporting on Maryland's COVID-19 response, a summary of essential state and local updates, and a forum for locals who want to share stories about everyday life in the era of Coronavirus.

The Daily Dose: Maryland Confronts COVID-19 WYPR Baltimore

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An evening roundup of WYPR's latest reporting on Maryland's COVID-19 response, a summary of essential state and local updates, and a forum for locals who want to share stories about everyday life in the era of Coronavirus.

    The Daily Dose 4-21-21

    The Daily Dose 4-21-21

    The state launches yet another effort to get more residents vaccinated. City Council members propose a plan to curb illegal dumping in Baltimore. A psychotherapist offers advice on navigating the return to in-person work. Plus: Will Johnny Olszewski run for reelection as Baltimore County Executive, or make a run for governor...and how will his decision affect those who want his job?

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    • 21 min
    The Daily Dose 4-20-21

    The Daily Dose 4-20-21

    The Baltimore City Council aims to give local companies a better shot at winning bids on city contracts. Baltimore’s comptroller will implement a law that calls for one percent of all city construction costs to fund public art. And The Baltimore County Council passes a vote to let more local establishments apply for live music permits.

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    • 11 min
    The Daily Dose 4-19-21

    The Daily Dose 4-19-21

    Maryland’s governor announces plans to move more than three thousand state employees to offices in downtown Baltimore. And after the Maryland General Assembly fails to pass legislation banning hate symbols in public schools, the bill’s sponsor encourages local school boards to do it themselves.

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    • 6 min
    The Daily Dose 4-16-21

    The Daily Dose 4-16-21

    Health officials are concerned over spiking COVID numbers in Baltimore. And the ongoing pandemic has aggravated another continuing national health crisis: opioid overdose deaths.

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    • 10 min
    The Daily Dose 4-15-21

    The Daily Dose 4-15-21

    Baltimore City Council President Nick Mosby rebuffs reports of a lien on his home and other concerns stemming from a federal investigation into his finances. And while some jurisdictions took an economic hit from the COVID-19 pandemic, Baltimore County is flush with money. We’ve got the details on the County Executive’s new budget proposal.

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    • 9 min
    The Daily Dose 4-14-21

    The Daily Dose 4-14-21

    We’ll hear from a clinical psychologist who asks: After the psychological stress of the pandemic, what will it take for us to unlearn the habit of social distancing?  Plus, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski proposes a $30 million funding increase for the county’s school system. And the County Council worries about the noise complaints that might come with expanding live entertainment permits.

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    • 10 min

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