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AMI-audio discusses COVID-19

As Canada and the world reacts to the impact of the coronavirus, AMI-audio's NOW with Dave Brown, The Pulse and Kelly and Company are keeping listeners up to date on the latest news and information. 

To keep you informed, here is a collection of segments from their latest programs relating to the pandemic.

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What is coronavirus? How is it transmitted? What are its symptoms? Visit the Government of Canada website for facts, prevention and risks.

 

NOW with Dave Brown

COVID-19 outbreak at a housing facility
January 17, 2022 - In our accessibility story roundup, we discuss issues of disclosure and privacy after a recent COVID-19 outbreak at a housing facility for people with intellectual disabilities in Nova Scotia.

Shifting COVID-19 policies 
January 14, 2022 - In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we also consider a significant COVID-19 policy shift in the provinces of Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Vaccine tax in Quebec 
January 14, 2022 - In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we discuss Quebec’s plans to impose a tax on people who are unvaccinated against COVID-19. 

Vaccine Incentives in England
January 13, 2022 - Producer Dawn Dickinson previews The Guardian This Week with an article about new vaccine incentives for houseless citizens in England. 

Vaccine mandates 
January 12, 2022 - Veteran political correspondent Craig Oliver analyzes the latest news in Canadian politics including Quebec's plans to impose a tax on people who are unvaccinated against COVID-19. 

Life with less COVID-19 restrictions  
January 7, 2022 - In our weekly news panel with Michelle McQuigge and Joeita Gupta, we consider what lengths someone might be willing to take to live a life with less COVID-19 restrictions.

Isolating with COVID-19 
January 5, 2022 - Lifestyle columnist Shaini Saravanamuthu shares her first-hand experience isolating herself with COVID-19 at home.

New COVID-19 restrictions 
January 4, 2022 - Michelle McQuigge of The Canadian Press discusses the new COVID-19 restrictions in Ontario. She also discusses an announcement expected this morning about compensation for Indigenous people in Canada.

 

Kelly and Company

Is the end of the pandemic near? 
January 12, 2022 - Is the end near? Some experts say the COVID-19 pandemic could ease within a few months. Jeff Ryman has more details on this.

COVID-19 causing problems in the sports world
December 20, 2021 - COVID-19 is causing major problems in the sports world. Brock Richardson gives us the details.

New pill to treat COVID-19?
December 15, 2021 - Could there be a new pill to treat COVID-19? Jeff Ryman dives into this in his health headlines.

 

The Pulse

Income Security During COVID-19 
May 22, 2021 - We speak to political scientist Peter Graefe from McMaster University. He discusses the findings of a new survey on the impact of COVID-19 on income supports, work, and financial security.

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