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The Chris Oldcorn Show

The Chris Oldcorn Show

By Christopher Oldcorn
A news talk show providing accurate information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Chris Oldcorn is a journalist with Sault Online and ONNtv.
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Public Transit Funding, Ontario COVID-19 Update, and Thin Blue Line Flag - 28 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses the Public Transit funding announcement for Sault Ste. Marie, positive COVID-19 numbers for Ontario, and the Thin Blue Line flag.
13:52
July 29, 2020
Mandatory Makes Not Enforceable, Algoma Public Health Fumbles Mask Policy, and Treating Media Equally - 27 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris rips into Algoma Public Health for their non-enforceable mask policy and the way it was communicated to the public and businesses. Chris rants about Treating Media Equally, which is his story on Sault Online. 
14:44
July 28, 2020
ONNtv Virtual Townhall: Mandatory Masks and Stage 3 Reopening - 23 July 2020
Last Friday, Ontario moved to Stage 3 reopening and Algoma Public Health’s Mandatory Mask policy took effect. Our journalists and the public have many unanswered questions. The public was asked to submit questions for the panelists. As a media organization, we decided to hold a virtual town hall.  Chris Oldcorn moderated the panel of Jennifer Flood (Algoma Public Health), Councillor Donna Hilsinger (Sault Ste. Marie), and Dr. Samantha Hill (Ontario Medical Association).
52:53
July 28, 2020
School Masks, Education Protests, and MPP Booted Out by Doug Ford - 22 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses parents wanting their kids to wear masks at school, education protesters at Queen’s Park, and Doug Ford kicks out an MPP. Chris rants about the weird new name for the Edmonton CFL football team.
13:58
July 26, 2020
Herd Immunity, Older Children, and Dumb Young People - 20 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris talks about the possibility of catching COVID-19 twice, herd immunity, older children spread COVID-19 like adults, and effective COVID-19 treatments. Chris rants about dumb young people going to parties.
13:08
July 26, 2020
Chris Oldcorn Show - 15 July 2020
The Chris Oldcorn Show for 15 July 2020
12:40
July 26, 2020
Chris Oldcorn Show - 14 July 2020
The Chris Oldcorn Show for 14 July 2020
13:07
July 26, 2020
Long Term Care Homes and Positive Job Numbers - 10 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses the horrible situation in Long-term care homes across Canada and the positive job numbers. 
13:24
July 11, 2020
Trump Attacks Bubba Wallace and Air Conditioning in Long-term Care Homes -8 July 2020
On today’s show, Chris talks about Trump attacking Bubba Wallace and why isn’t air conditioning mandatory at long-term care homes already?
13:38
July 09, 2020
Shoemaker and Opening the Border - July 7 2020
On the Chris Oldcorn Show, Chris works through Cllr Shoemaker’s statement about reopening the border, COVID-19 spreading through sewage, and the President of Brazil tests positive for COVID-19.
13:17
July 09, 2020
Long-Term Care Homes and City Council to Open the Border? - July 6 2020
On today’s show, Chris looks at the OECD data about COVID-19 deaths in long-term care homes and is COVID-19 airborne? The SSM City Council wants to debate opening the border. But can they?
13:07
July 09, 2020
Crazy Conspiracy Theories About Masks - June 30 2020
Chris takes a look at the latest Palm Beach City Council meeting about wearing face masks. The crazy conspiracy theories run wild!
15:20
July 09, 2020
Future of Transportation, Work, and Mental Health - June 17 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses the future of transportation, working from home, and people’s mental health going through COVID-19. Watch The Chris Oldcorn Show weekdays at 7PM and 7AM on https://saultonline.com/ 
14:04
June 27, 2020
APH Catches Up, SAH Funding Announcement, Stage 2 Reopening, & Building Fee Reduction Failed - June 12 2020
Algoma Public Health catches up, Sault Area Hospital funding announcement, Stage 2 reopening expanded, building fee reduction failed, & the Mayor and Cllr Shoemaker get heated over councillors inaction. 
14:05
June 18, 2020
New COVID-19 Case 22, Regional Reopening, Left Turn Signals, & Outdoor Patios - June 11 2020
Chris talks about the regional reopening of Ontario debated at the City Council meeting. The left turn signals are changing during off-peak traffic hours, and outdoor patios can be larger this summer. The Algoma District has a new COVID-19 case.  Watch The Chris Oldcorn Show weekdays at 7PM and 7AM on ONNtv
13:53
June 13, 2020
Financial Assistance for Municipalities and Broadband Internet - June 10 2020
The City Council meeting on Monday night left plenty to be desired from our councillors. They were like deer in the headlights on critical issues. Chris talks about two of them on tonight’s show. The Financial Assistance for Municipalities and Broadband Internet Access.
13:51
June 11, 2020
Legionnaire, Trump Dump, and SSM City Council - June 9 2020
Chris warns about the dangers of Legionnaire Disease. Trump’s numbers hit the dump, and City Council covers BLM and Single-Use plastics.
14:23
June 10, 2020
COVID-19 Statistics, Ontario Phase 2, and LTC Homes - June 8 2020
Chris explains the confusing Ontario and Algoma COVID-19 statistics. Doug Ford announces moving to Phase 2. According to an Angus Reid Poll, the Premiers doing good handling the Pandemic. Chris lays out why LTC Homes need reforming.
14:08
June 09, 2020
290K Jobs Created, Trump unpopular with Canadians, and Lisa Vezeau-Allen Pt 3 - June 5 2020
Canada adds 290K jobs in May however the unemployment rate rose, Trump very unpopular with Canadians especially women, and part 3 of my interview with Lisa Vezeau-Allen (Ward 2 SSM).
14:17
June 09, 2020
Canadians Personal Finances, Trump vs Mattis, & Lisa Vezeau-Allen Interview Pt 2 - June 4 2020
Chris explains why Canadians are confident in their personal finances and the Trump vs Retired General James Mattis feud. Chris’ interview with Lisa Vezeau-Allen continues. They discuss the Soo’s young people leaving for school and don’t return, and the City’s fiscal pressures.
14:12
June 06, 2020
Violence Against the Press and Lisa Vezeau-Allen - June 3 2020
On today’s show, Chris rips into the American police for violence against journalists. Chris interviews Lisa Vezeau-Allen about why she entered politics, working remotely, and attracting more people to move to the Sault.
13:56
June 06, 2020
Donna Hilsinger SSM Ward 3 Interview Pt 2 - June 2 2020
On this show, Chris interviews Cllr Donna Hilsinger. She is the Councillor for Ward 3 in Sault Ste Marie.
13:41
June 06, 2020
Donna Hilsinger SSM Ward 3 Interview Pt 1 - June 1 2020
Today, Chris interviews Cllr Donna Hilsinger. She is the Councillor for Ward 3 in Sault Ste Marie. We talk about growing the Sault, transit, and the exodus of young people.
14:34
June 06, 2020
Soo Foundry Grant and Gary Leith Public Health Inspector - May 29 2020
On today’s show, Ross Romano announces a $114,000 grant for Soo Foundry and part two of my interview with Gary Leith, a Public Health Inspector (Algoma Public Health).
11:55
June 06, 2020
City SSM Travel Paid Story, Pt 1 Gary Leith, Public Health Inspector (Algoma Public Health) - May 28 2020
On this show, I rip into the City of Sault Ste Marie for putting a paid story into Explore magazine inviting everyone to come to the Soo! Part one of my interview with Gary Leith, an Algoma Public Health Inspector.
13:30
June 06, 2020
Dr Silvana Spadafora - Chief of Staff (Sault Area Hospital) - May 27 2020
On today's show, I interview Dr Silvana Spadafora, the Chief of Staff at Sault Area Hospital.
13:47
June 06, 2020
Dianne Beaudry (PCMNO) - May 26 2020
On today’s show, Chris interviewed Dianne Beaudry. Dianne is running for the Regional Councillor of Region 4 for the Provisional Council of the Metis Nation of Ontario. Election day is June 1st. 
13:07
June 06, 2020
Dr. Samantha Hill (Ontario Medical Association) - May 22 2020
Today, Chris interviewed Dr. Samantha Hill of the Ontario Medical Association. They discuss how to safely reopen Ontario.
14:27
June 06, 2020
Luke Dufour & Rick Niro Interviews Pt 2 - Thursday May 21 2020
On this show, Chris interviews both Cllr Luke Dufour and Cllr Rick Niro of Sault Ste Marie. You can listen to part 2 of both interviews.
12:55
May 22, 2020
Luke Dufour & Rick Niro Interviews Pt 1 - Wednesday May 20 2020
On this show, Chris interviews both Cllr Luke Dufour and Cllr Rick Niro of Sault Ste Marie. You can listen to part 1 of both interviews.
15:43
May 21, 2020
New COVID-19 Symptoms, Trump Taking Hydroxychloroquine, and New COVID-19 Cases in the Soo - Tuesday May 19 2020
On today’s show, Chris explains several new COVID-19 symptoms, Trump taking Hydroxychloroquine, and new COVID-19 cases in Algoma including International Travel?
14:06
May 20, 2020
New COVID-19 Case, Doug Ford, and Ontario Government Can’t Count - Friday May 15 2020
We have a new COVID-19 case and Algoma Public Health clams up about the details. Chris participated in a conference call with Doug Ford and Vic Fedeli. The Ontario government can’t count and the housing markets stalls. 
14:19
May 16, 2020
Ontario Reopening and WHO Warning - Thursday May 14 2020
On the show, Chris explains the beginning of Ontario reopening and the WHO thinks the Coronavirus could be here to stay. 
13:34
May 15, 2020
Second Wave Warnings, and Alzheimer's Society Interview - Wednesday May 13 2020
On today’s show, Chris provides some insight on the second wave of COVID-19. What are the experts' warnings? We have an Alzheimer’s Society by Dani Dupuis (ONNtv Reporter).  Enjoy!
14:40
May 13, 2020
Vikings, Kinsmen, Canadians Stressed, and Quebec Schools Reopening? - Tuesday May 12 2020
On the show, Chris recaps the City Council meeting which included Vikings and Kinsmen. A new poll shows Canadians stressed about COVID-19. Quebec schools reopen, but is it safe?
14:35
May 12, 2020
Connecting Links Fund, Shopping Malls, & the Job Market - Monday May 11 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses the announcement about the Connecting Links Fund, shopping mall reopening, the post-COVID-19 job market, and the latest COVID-19 information. 
14:11
May 11, 2020
Unemployment numbers, wage subsidy, travellers, conspiracy theories, and hospitals - Friday May 8 2020
On today’s show, Chris discusses the unemployment numbers, wage subsidy, stranded travellers, COVID-19 conspiracy theories, and hospitals slowly reopening.
14:26
May 11, 2020
CFL, meatpacking plants, Blue Plates, COVID-19 high-risk individuals, & International Students - Thursday May 7 2020
On the show, Chris talks about the CFL bailout, problems at meatpacking plants, and the blue plates are gone. Chris discusses if you are at high-risk for COVID-19? Also, what happens to international students?
14:25
May 10, 2020
Uber, Doug Ford, Strokes, and Face-masks - Wednesday May 6 2020
On Today's Show, I discuss promising COVID-19 numbers in Algoma and Ontario, Uber starting back up but with restrictions, Doug Ford unhappy with the number of tests, middle-aged people having strokes from COVID-19, and the proper way to use a face-mask.
14:33
May 06, 2020
Confusing COVID-19 Info, Face-mask Stupidity, and Quebec Schools - Tuesday May 5 2020
Today, I discuss confusing COVID-19 information, face-mask stupidity, Quebec school openings, and Long-Term Care Homes outbreaks.
14:43
May 06, 2020
Jeff Gunn Pt 2 - Monday May 4 2020
The second part of my interview with Juno Award nominated guitarist, songwriter, and producer Jeff Gunn. Also, I discuss opening up too early from the COVID-19 lockdown. 
13:09
May 05, 2020
Jeff Gunn Pt 1 - Friday May 1 2020
My interview with Juno Award nominated guitarist, songwriter, and producer Jeff Gunn
14:15
May 04, 2020
Flattening the curve? / Paris Marx Interview Pt 2 - Thursday April 30 2020
Today, I finish my interview with Canadian Paris Marx. Paris is finishing a Geography MA degree at McGill University. He studies automobiles and public transit. We discuss the future of public transit. Also, I discuss some promising numbers that we may be over the COVID-19 peak in Canada. 
15:27
May 01, 2020
Cllr Matthew Scott Interview (Ward 5) - Wednesday April 29 2020
Today, I have an interview with Cllr Matthew Scott of Ward 5 (SSM). We discuss why he entered politics, public transit, and COVID-19. 
13:42
April 30, 2020
Paris Marx Interview Pt 1 - Tuesday April 28 2020
Today, I interview Canadian Paris Marx. Paris is finishing a Geography MA degree at McGill University. He studies automobiles and public transit. We discuss the future of automobiles.  Also, I discuss Doug Ford's plan to reopen the Ontario economy. 
14:13
April 29, 2020
COVID-19 Myths Dispelled - Monday April 27 2020
Today, I talk about COVID-19 myths. There was plenty of false information circulating in the last week because of Donald Trump. I clear up what is real and what is Trump fantasyland. 
13:56
April 27, 2020
Ross Romano MPP Interview - Friday April 24 2020
Today, I interview Ross Romano. Ross is the MPP for Sault Ste Marie and the Minister of Colleges and Universities.
19:34
April 27, 2020
Trudeau's Rising Popularity - Thursday April 23 2020
Today, I talk about Trudeau's rising popularity, medical research changes, postponed clinical trials, and STAY HOME even if the weather is nice! 
12:36
April 23, 2020
Refugee Camps - Wednesday April 22 2020
Today, I talk about the dire situation in refugee camps around the world affecting 70 million people.
12:05
April 23, 2020
Dr. Lucas Castellani Interview (Sault Area Hospital) - Tuesday April 21 2020
Today, I'm joined by Dr. Lucas Castellani, who is an Assistant Professor at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and Infectious Diseases Specialist at Sault Area Hospital. We discuss COVID-19 and how to protect yourself during this difficult time.
14:15
April 21, 2020
Monday April 20 2020 - Rachel Rizzuto Interview
Today, I interview Rachel Rizzuto of the Northern Policy Institute about their COVID-19 Pandemic research paper. Also, the latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
13:44
April 20, 2020
Friday April 17 2020 - Mayor Dan Marchisella Interview
Today, I interview Elliot Lake Mayor Dan Marchisella about Algoma Public Health and their response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Also, the latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. 
14:14
April 17, 2020
Thursday April 16 2020 - Problems at Algoma Public Health
Today, I discuss the Algoma Public Health Unit and its communications with the public during this pandemic. Also, the latest COVID-19 information for Algoma and Sault Ste Marie. 
22:32
April 16, 2020
Wednesday April 15 2020 - Dr Loo Interview (APH)
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Wednesday April 15 2020. Today I interview Dr Jennifer Loo who is the Associate Medical Officer of Health/Director of Health Protection for the Algoma Public Health Unit. 
23:07
April 16, 2020
Tuesday April 14 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Tuesday April 14 2020
13:53
April 14, 2020
Monday April 13 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Monday April 13 2020
12:05
April 13, 2020
Thursday April 9 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Thursday April 9 2020
12:59
April 09, 2020
Wednesday April 8 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Wednesday April 8 2020
12:44
April 08, 2020
Tuesday April 7 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Tuesday April 7 2020
12:07
April 07, 2020
Monday April 6 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Monday April 6 2020
13:12
April 06, 2020
Friday April 3 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Friday April 3 2020.
13:40
April 03, 2020
Thursday April 2 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Thursday April 2 2020.
13:30
April 02, 2020
Wednesday April 1 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Wednesday April 1 2020.
13:16
April 01, 2020
Tuesday March 31 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Tuesday March 31 2020.
14:44
March 31, 2020
Monday March 30 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Monday March 30 2020.
13:17
March 30, 2020
Friday March 27 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Friday March 27 2020.
12:07
March 27, 2020
Thursday March 26 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Thursday March 26 2020.
16:09
March 26, 2020
Wednesday March 25 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Wednesday March 25 2020.
10:02
March 25, 2020
Tuesday March 24 2020 COVID-19 Updates
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Tuesday March 24 2020.
13:29
March 24, 2020
Monday March 23 2020 COVID-19 Update
The latest COVID-19 information for Algoma, Sault Ste Marie, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for Monday March 23 2020.
12:21
March 23, 2020
Full TV Show: Thursday March 19 2020 - Audio
The full show audio for the Chris Oldcorn TV Show from March 19 2020.
14:10
March 20, 2020
Introduction
Welcome to the first Chris Oldcorn Show podcast. This show is a short introduction to what we will be covering and a short bio about myself. Thank you for listening!
03:40
March 19, 2020
Full TV Show: Tuesday March 17 2020 - Audio
The full show audio for the Chris Oldcorn TV Show from March 17 2020.
26:25
March 19, 2020