Mark Brown

Mark joined Blackburn Radio in fall 2016, after working as an intern covering general news and Windsor Spitfires hockey. He has a degree in communication from Wayne State University and a diploma in journalism from St. Clair College. He has worked for radio stations in Detroit and Toledo, Ohio. Email him at mbrown@blackburnradio.com. Follow him on Twitter: @markbrownradio

Premier Doug Ford addresses the media at Queens Park in Toronto, January 12, 2021. Image courtesy CPAC.

State of emergency declared in Ontario

In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Ford said the state of emergency will begin “effective immediately” and a stay-at-home order will be in place as well.