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NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

NOW with Dave Brown

Join Dave Brown weekdays at 9 a.m. ET as he discusses the latest news, entertainment, sports and current events through a disability lens.

Community Report - Central

Listen to NOW with Dave Brown weekdays 9 to 11 a.m. Eastern to find out what's happening in your community! Tune in weekly to hear from our community reporters across the country bringing you information on events and happenings in the blind and partially sighted community across Canada. Click here for more reports in other regions: Atlantic, Pacific and West.

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Manitoba

Derek Lackey

Since losing his eyesight in 2013, Derek has been passionate about advocating for, and educating others about the blind community. Derek has been dedicated to trying to break down the walls of misconception and myth around the lives of blind people.

Recent Reports:

March 23, 2022 - Community reporter Derek Lackey shares details about an upcoming comedy night hosted by comedian Big Daddy Tazz in Winnipeg.

More information:

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  • The show will be in-person but is also available online. It takes place on On April 1 at 7 p.m. Central Time at Metropolitan Entertainment Centre located at 281 Donald St. 
  • Tickets cost: $30. For more information, contact Cathy at the Manitoba Blind Sports Association at: blindsport@shawbiz.ca or call 204-925-5694 
  • For more information, visit here
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