Radio Western Morning News

NEWSCAST - Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Navaneeth Mohan

COVID UPDATE
The province reported 88 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday. 2 new cases were reported in London. One patient is a woman in her 40’s who had travelled. The other patient is a man in his 20’s.

CAMPUS:
A Western University based small business that aims to tackle food insecurity is making moves to set up shop in the Kitchener-Waterloo area.

LOCAL:
Thames Valley District School Board has decided to dip into its reserve fund of 9.4 million dollars.

SPORTS:
The Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League announced it plans to start a revised 40-game 2020-21 season on Wednesday, Dec. 2 — one day after the OHL looks to take flight.

WEATHER:
After yesterday's threatening clouds, today will see some serious rain with balmy temperatures. We’ll experience a high of 30 in the afternoon that will feel more like 40.