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News Roundup: Cape Businesses Stir to Life with Phase 2 Reopening; BLM Protests Continue

S Junker

With the launch of Phase 2 of the state’s reopening plan, the ground rules for Cape Cod’s pandemic summer are taking shape. Meanwhile, protestors continue to gather in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, and the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe wins a court battle.

We have those stories and more on the local news roundup, as WCAI News Director Steve Junker speaks with some of the region’s leading journalists.

This week's guests include WCAI’s Jennette Barnes, Sam Houghton, and Eve Zuckoff; Noah Asimow of the Vineyard Gazette; Tim Wood from the Cape Cod Chronicle; K.C. Myers of the Provincetown Independent; Ethan Genter from the Cape Cod Times; Jack Spillane of the Standard-Times; George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times; and WCAI's Mike Deehan at the Statehouse.

Steve is Managing Editor of News. He came to WCAI in 2007. He also hosts the weekly News Roundup on Friday mornings and produces The Fishing News.