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How The Pandemic Is Changing Halloween (Oct. 30, 2020)

On Friday’s show: Revised plans for the Ike Dike coastal barrier, how the pandemic is forcing Houstonians to adjust their Halloween plans, The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news, and some Halloween-appropriate musical performances.


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On Friday’s show: Revised plans for the long-discussed Ike Dike/coastal barrier project are out today. Will it provide the protection it's supposed to? Is it worth the billions it would cost?

Also this hour: We find out how Houstonians are adjusting their Halloween plans in the pandemic and how families can go trick-or-treating safely.

Halloween Events Mentioned On Today’s Show:
Locktopia Escape Room | Halloween Town Sugar Land
Children’s Museum Halloween | Other Houston Halloween Activities

Then, we break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news.

And we revisit some past editions of Skyline Sessions that featured some Halloween-appropriate music.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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