The Jas Johal Show

Corus Radio Network

The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show: B.C. announce decriminalization of drugs for personal use, Should expanded restaurant patios be permanent? & Who is The Secret Snack Society?

1/30/2023
Decriminalizing hard drugs vs. opening more addiction centers in BC Jessica Cooksey, Director of Operations at Last Door Recovery Society discusses the latest announcement from the provincial government on BC's 3-year experiment on the decriminalization of up to two-and-a-half grams of drugs for personal use Are taxi drivers allowed to ask for advance payment? Gurdip Sahota, Realtor and General Manager of Sunshine Cabs Ltd. in North Vancouver discusses whether taxi drivers are allowed to ask...

Duration:00:53:39

The benefits of making expanded patios permanent in restaurants

1/30/2023
Kelly Gordon, part-owner of Romer’s Burger Bar discusses the benefits of making expanded patios permanent in restaurants Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:14

Who is The Secret Snack Society?

1/30/2023
Rahul Kumar, owner of The Secret Snack Society discuses Vancouver's new late night munchie spot! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:19

The decriminalization of hard drugs in B.C

1/30/2023
John Daly, Former host of CKNW’s Back on the Beat/Former Global News Investigative Journalist discusses the latest from the provincial government on the decriminalization of hard drugs in B.C. of up to two-and-a-half grams Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:38

Should expanded restaurant patios be permanent?

1/30/2023
Ian Tostenson, President and CEO of the B.C Restaurant and Foodservices Association discusses whether expanded restaurant patios be permanent Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:00

Are taxi drivers allowed to ask for advance payment?

1/30/2023
Gurdip Sahota, Realtor and General Manager of Sunshine Cabs Ltd. in North Vancouver discusses whether taxi drivers are allowed to ask for payment in advance of your ride. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:48

Decriminalizing hard drugs vs. opening more addiction centers in BC

1/30/2023
Jessica Cooksey, Director of Operations at Last Door Recovery Society discusses the latest announcement from the provincial government on BC's 3-year experiment on the decriminalization of up to two-and-a-half grams of drugs for personal use Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:13

The Full Show: It's about to get colder - temperatures are set to drop in BC, the political implications of the Surrey police transition & The Wrap - Have you ever been compelled to sue for bad service?

1/27/2023
Sawmill closures in BC Jeff Bromley, Wood Council Chairperson for United Steelworkers discusses BC's most recent sawmill closures Is it about to get colder in BC? Kristi Gordon, Global BC Senior Meteorologist discusses why and by how much temperatures will drop in British Columbia The political implications of the Surrey police transition Richard Zussman, Global BC Legislative Reporter discusses the lack of a decision from the province on the Surrey police transition. The Police Act and...

Duration:00:56:16

The Wrap - From tech layoffs to Bruce Boudreau, is there ever a good way to fire employees? Have you ever been compelled to sue for bad service?

1/27/2023
On The Wrap this week: Leah Holiove, TV Reporter and Radio Host Sarah Daniels, real estate agent in South Surrey; author and broadcaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:49

Streaming with Steven

1/27/2023
What to watch this week with producer Steven Chang. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:29

The Police Act and Minister Farnworth’s responsibility in the Surrey Police Transition issue

1/27/2023
Ravi Hira, Partner at Hira Rowan LLP discusses the Police Act and Minister Farnworth’s responsibility in the Surrey Police Transition issue Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:55

The controversy behind Ticketmaster’s business model and big tech

1/27/2023
Andy Baryer, Tech and Digital Lifestyle Expert at HandyAndyMedia.com discusses the controversy behind Ticketmaster’s business model and big tech Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:04

The political implications of the Surrey police transition

1/27/2023
Richard Zussman, Global BC Legislative Reporter discusses the lack of a decision from the province on the Surrey police transition. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:00

Porter Airlines is landing in Western Vancouver

1/27/2023
Michael Deluce, President and CEO of Porter Airlines discusses the deals to be had flying out of Vancouver. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:40

Is it about to get colder in BC?

1/27/2023
Kristi Gordon, Global BC Senior Meteorologist discusses why and by how much temperatures will drop in British Columbia Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:38

Sawmill closures in BC

1/27/2023
Jeff Bromley, Wood Council Chairperson for United Steelworkers discusses BC's most recent sawmill closures Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:36

The 2022 annual BC Consumer Debt Study

1/27/2023
Blair Mantin, President of Sands & Associates Inc. discusses the 2022 annual BC Consumer Debt Study. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:57

The Full Show: The decision on the future of policing in Surrey pushed further down the road - Mayor Brenda Locke speaks & Pierre Poilievre’s caucus no longer allowed to bill home internet to taxpayers

1/26/2023
The decision on the future of policing in Surrey pushed further down the road Wally Oppal, Former Attorney General and Lawyer for Boughton Law Corporation discusses the lack of a decision from the provincial government on whether the Surrey Police Service will takeover policing duties from Surrey RCMP Pierre Poilievre’s caucus no longer allowed to bill home internet to taxpayers Carson Binda, British Columbia Director for the Canadian Taxpayers Federation discusses federal Conservative party...

Duration:00:47:14

The Surrey Police Board’s response to Minister Farnworth’s decision on Surrey policing

1/26/2023
Melissa Granum, Executive Director of the Surrey Police Board discusses Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth's decision to hold off on making a decision on whether policing services in Surrey will be handed over to the Surrey Police Service from the Surrey RCMP Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:41

Surrey Police transition pushed further down the line

1/26/2023
Surrey Mayor Brenda Locke discusses the provincial government needing more information to decide whether or not the Surrey RCMP stays or goes in favour of the Surrey Police Service. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:05