Hour 1 of Ottawa Now for Thurs. September 9th, 2021


A flight with almost 200 people on board has left Afghanistan. This flight includes permanent residents of Afghanistan and people with ties to Canada. Kristy Cameron breaks down the latest in Hour 1. As for the fight against COVID-19, Moderna and Novavax hope to provide humanity with another weapon to fight the disease. This singular dose would serve as a 1-2 punch, containing a booster dose against COVID coupled with a booster dose against the flu. Trial results are expected in first half of next year. How effective could this be? Dr. Earl Brown stops by with his reaction. Plus, the Toronto International Film Festival is getting ready for its first in-person event since 2019. Richard Crouse has a preview.