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Provocative stories and authentic voices from around Boston

    Week In Review: Upcoming Election, Coronavirus Surges

    Week In Review: Upcoming Election, Coronavirus Surges

    We talk about what's at stake for the 2020 election as candidates make their final pitches. Meanwhile, cases are up, testing is vital, new closures are on everyone's mind, and holidays are up for grabs. 

    • 43 min
    Travis Roy, Boston University Hockey Player Paralyzed in 1995, Dies at 45

    Travis Roy, Boston University Hockey Player Paralyzed in 1995, Dies at 45

    We reflect on Roy's legacy with Ed Swift, Roy's co-author of "Eleven Seconds: A Story of Tragedy, Courage, and Triumph."

    • 3 min
    Week In Review: The Friday Before The Election

    Week In Review: The Friday Before The Election

    Also: Meanwhile, cases are up, testing is vital, new closures are on everyone's mind, and holidays are up for grabs. 

    • 47 min
    How To Do Halloween, 2020: Stay Out Of Salem

    How To Do Halloween, 2020: Stay Out Of Salem

    We take listener calls with the Mayor of Salem, Kim Driscoll, and Dr. Shira Doron, an infectious disease physician and hospital epidemiologist at Tufts Medical Center.

    • 23 min
    How To Celebrate Halloween In A Pandemic

    How To Celebrate Halloween In A Pandemic

    Plus, we continue our series of conversations on what's at stake in this election with a look at climate change.

    • 47 min
    Living Through Corona: Binx

    Living Through Corona: Binx

    We catch up with drag performer Binx as part of our series "Living Through Corona."

    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
49 Ratings

49 Ratings

center viewpoint ,

Great local news coverage!

I listen to several national news/politics podcasts but really wanted a podcast that does a micro-view of What’s going on in Mass. This podcast has been a great listen and really informative!

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Great host

Nice job!

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Informative and engaging

Thoughtful journalism on all things Massachusetts!

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