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WBFO Brief Nov. 8 , 2021

Today’s WBFO Brief comes on the first day that vaccinated Canadians are allowed to come across the US border under new COVID regulations. But it’s not as aut omatic as driving over the Peace Bridge, and there are some calling for change. Also a look at what the election results mean for the upcoming statewide races.

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