KPBS Midday Edition

KPBS Midday Edition

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KPBS Midday Edition is a daily talk show hosted by Maureen Cavanaugh and Jade Hindmon, keeping San Diegans in the know on everything from politics to the arts. While Governor Gavin Newsom hasn’t ordered San Diego County to close certain indoor businesses, the county plans to enforce new health restrictions. Plus, the spread of COVID-19 in Imperial County has been the focus of statewide concern. Also, a KPBS analysis found Black youth are more likely to be detained by San Diego Unified Police than their white peers. In addition, San Diego officials are optimistic that a long-term fix to stop persistent cross-border sewage flows is close. Finally, Mitch Silverstein of the San Diego chapter of the Surfrider Foundation joins Midday Edition to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the group’s yearly cleanup and plastic pollution in general.

Recent Episodes

  • San Diego County Enforces New Health Restrictions, Imperial County’s High Positivity Rate, Black Youth Are More Likely To Be Detained By San Diego Unified Police

    5 days ago
  • California Prisons COVID-19 Outbreaks, San Diego Extends Eviction Moratorium, City Approves Sale Of Mission Valley Stadium To San Diego State

    6 days ago
  • Bars Ordered Closed In San Diego Following COVID-19 Spike, Calls For Defunding School Police, One-Third Of Essential Workers In San Diego Are Immigrants

    7 days ago
  • San Diego COVID-19 Uptick Continues, Downtown Shooting By Police Under Scrutiny, Voters To Decide If Parolees’ Voting Rights Should Be Restored

    1 week ago
  • Poway Unified Confronts Allegations Of Racism, VA’s Conflicting Accounts Of Drug Treatment For Suicidal Vets And Marine’s Confederate Flag Ban

    2 weeks ago
  • Another Daily High In San Diego COVID-19 Cases, SDPD De-Escalation Reform Announced, New Recommendations For Disposal Of Nuclear Waste At San Onofre And Are Spectator Sports Over In San Diego?

    2 weeks ago
  • Public Health Officers Threatened Over COVID-19 Restrictions, Mayoral Candidates On Criminal Justice Reform And Virus Changing Latina Teen’s Political Outlook

    2 weeks ago
  • San Diego COVID-19 Spike, Child Exploitation And Trafficking Reports Increase During Pandemic, Teachers Juggling School Reopening And ‘Da 5 Bloods’ Review

    2 weeks ago
  • San Diego County Voting On Law Enforcement Reform, Affirmative Action May Return To California And Nurses On Front Line Of Pandemic And Protests

    2 weeks ago
  • County Stepping Up Enforcement After Hitting COVID-19 Trigger, San Diego Zoo Prepares To Reopen, What Juneteenth Means At This Moment

    3 weeks ago