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  • The Morning Rush - Brian Lilley "Sick days argument about politics, not science"

     Ontario Premier Doug Ford has apologized for his government's initial response to modeling that predicted an alarming increase in COVID-19 case. And that he is announcing a sick pay for Covid-19. We speak to Brian Lilley of The Toronto Sun about the latest.  The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • The Morning Rush - MPP Prabmeet Sarkaria Interview "Canada banning flights from India"

    Federal Health Minister Patty Hajdu says the ban will give Canada time to assess the variants of COVID-19 in those countries. Ontario and Quebec premiers call for stricter measures at land and air borders Prabmeet Sarkaria –   Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction  and Brampton South MPP  The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin "COVID-19 is putting record numbers of pregnant women in intensive care units"

    'This is unprecedented': COVID-19 is putting record numbers of pregnant women in intensive care units, we talk on Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin about the risks and facts for pregnant women dealing with Covid-19.  Sunday House Call, Sunday afternoon at 3 on Newstalk 580 CFRA   Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin on The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday at 6:50 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • At The Movies with Richard Crouse "Chaos Walking, The Marijuana Conspiracy, Tiny Tim: King For A Day" "

     Movie Critic Richard Crouse - this week we look: Chaos Walking (VOD) The Marijuana Conspiracy (VOD) Tiny Tim: King For A Day (available across Canada in partnership with Yuk Yuk's) The Last Call podcast is available at Richard Crouse.ca At the Movies with Richard Crouse every Friday at 6:35 am and 8:35 am on The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll on News Talk 580 CFRA.  
  • The Morning Rush "Behind The Scenes Morning Meeting!"

    Every morning at 5 o'clock we let you look behind the curtains to the Morning Rush morning meeting with Bill Carroll. We talk about what's trending today, all the topics, and interviews for The Morning Rush show.  The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • Ottawa Now – ‘There is power in human connection and human stories’: MyCovidStory.ca aiming to bring stories to daily COVID numbers

    Every COVID-19 case number has a story. A group of healthcare, tech, and engineering professionals in Ontario are teaming up to tell those stories through a new website. They say they want to give more context to the daily COVID statistics. Anna Foat is a patient advocate in Ontario and Curtis van der Greidnt is part of the engineering team for MyCovidStory.ca. They join Kristy Cameron on Ottawa Now to tell them about their project, and how it works.
  • Ottawa Now – ‘He is in over his head’: Ontario Liberal Leader says Premier’s tearful apology is not enough

    In a tearful press conference on Thursday morning, Premier Doug Ford issued an apology to Ontarians following last week’s announcements of incoming restrictions. These decisions were widely condemned over the following days and were eventually walked back. Meantime, Ford addressed that an Ontario-based paid sick leave plan could be coming soon. Will it be enough? Ontario Liberal leader Steven Del Duca joins Kristy Cameron on today’s Ottawa Now.
  • ESS: Expert says Canada's border controls are 'opposite of stringent'

    Evan Solomon speaks with Colin Furness, infection control epidemiologist and assistant professor at the faculty of information at the University Toronto, about Canada's border controls amid the rise of COVID-19 variants.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • Ottawa At Work with Leslie Roberts for Thursday April 22nd, 2021

    Ottawa At Work with Leslie Roberts for Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 features interviews from these guests;  CFRA Chris Holski and City Councillors Tim Tierney Michael Warner, Head of Critical Care at Michael Garron Hospital. Bill Carroll Dan Kelly PRESIDENT, CANADIAN FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESS John Gradek Coordinator of McGill’s Aviation Management program Colin D’Mello, Queens Park Bureau Chief Sarina Isenberg, Bruyère Research Chair in Mixed Methods Palliative Care Research Ottawa At Work with Leslie Roberts every weekday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on News Talk 580 CFRA

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