Lakeshore Update, August 6, 2021

Aug 6, 2021

The numerals in this illustration show the main mutation sites of the delta variant of the coronavirus, which is likely the most contagious version. Here, the virus's spike protein (red) binds to a receptor on a human cell (blue).
Credit Juan Gaertner/Science Source

On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on the East Chicago City Council approving an ordinance that maintains COVID-19 public safety measures within the city limits, Brandon Smith reports Indiana U-S Senators Todd Young and Mike Braun are asking the U-S Supreme Court to overturn its longstanding precedent that legalized abortion nationwide and Chris Nolte has a conversation with with Indiana University Northwest economist Micah Pollak with his insight on the economic effect of the pandemic on the economy. All of that, and more, on this edition of “Lakeshore Update”…