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The Jas Johal Show

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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.

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.

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United States

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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 with Guest Host Bruce Claggett: Lower mainland teacher says better masks are needed in schools, Controversial remarks by Pope Francis over millennials who choose not to have children gain traction and a new warm up jersey for the Canucks in

1/14/2022
Better masks needed in Metro Vancouver schools, teacher argues Stephen Price, School Teacher in Metro Vancouver, and an Education Columnist says B.C. schools are in need of more heavy duty masks to keep staff and students safe from COVID. City officials playing a game of whack-a-mole dealing with big number of potholes Brian Carter, Director Public Works at the City of Burnaby discusses just how busy pothole season has been within the city. Your questions answered on today’s COVID-19...

Duration:01:07:19

Canucks will warm up in a new jersey for Lunar New Year

1/14/2022
Trevor Lai, animation director and founder of Up Studios, designer behind the Vancouver Canucks' 2022 Lunar New Year jersey, discusses his design for the Canucks new warm up jersey in celebration of the Lunar New Year See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:52

Novak Djokovic faces deportation again after the Australian government revoked his visa for a second time

1/14/2022
Adam Laskaris, Sports Writer for Daily Hive breaks down the latest on the Novak Djokovic deportation saga. Will he be deported out of Australia this time around because of his lack of a covid-19 vaccination? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:07

As polling suggests most Canadians expect to get a COVID infection, doctors warn there’s still no room for complacency

1/14/2022
Dr. Birinder Narang, Clinical Assistant Professor with the Department of Family Practice at UBC and Medical Contributor for Global BC and 980 CKNW, urges the public to continue to take precautions against COVID-19. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:15

Was Pope Francis right to call out millennials who prioritize having pets over having kids?

1/14/2022
Tyler Dawson, columnist for the National Post discusses the Pope's controversial comments about those who decide not to have children. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:11

Your questions answered on today’s COVID-19 modelling update

1/14/2022
Richard Zussman, Global News reporter at the B.C. Legislature answers your questions on today's COVID-19 modelling update See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:19

City officials playing a game of whack-a-mole dealing with big number of potholes

1/14/2022
Brian Carter, Director Public Works at the City of Burnaby discusses just how busy pothole season has been within the city. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:38

Better masks needed in Metro Vancouver schools, teacher argues

1/14/2022
Stephen Price, School Teacher in Metro Vancouver, and an Education Columnist says B.C. schools are in need of more heavy duty masks to keep staff and students safe from COVID. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:50

The Full Show with Guest Host Bruce Claggett: A new poll shows most Canadians expect to catch COVID, The Jas Johal Show Political Panel and are there too many online streaming services?

1/13/2022
Most Canadians expect to get infected with COVID, and 2-in-5 say restrictions should end, poll suggests Shachi Kurl, President of the Angus Reid Institute breaks down the latest Angus Reid poll that says 2-in-5 Canadians think they will get COVID. Plus, your calls! Prince Andrew renounces military titles, patronages ahead of lawsuit Patricia Treble, Royal watcher at Maclean's for almost 20 years joins u s to discuss the latest developments with Prince Andrew ahead of his lawsuit The Jas...

Duration:01:12:14

Are streaming services now creating the very problem consumers wanted them to resolve?

1/13/2022
CKNW Contributor Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show technical producer Ryan Lehal and host Bruce Claggett reveal their viewing habits. Are there too many streaming services these days? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:34

UBC study concludes that more Canadians may be driving high since cannabis legalization

1/13/2022
Kyla Lee, Criminal Defence Lawyer at Acumen Law discusses the legality around driving while high See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:00

COPE is aiming to get a majority on Vancouver City Council this election -- after only running three candidates in 2018.

1/13/2022
Frances Bula, Civic Affairs Reporter for the Globe and Mail joins us to discuss the latest developments out of Vancouver City Hall. Plus, your calls! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:17:35

The Jas Johal Show Political Panel

1/13/2022
This week on The Jas Johal Political Panel: Jillian Oliver - Former press secretary and for the BC Greens, and Senior Advisor on their 2020 election campaign Mary Polak - Strategic Advisor with Maple Leaf Strategies Inc and formerly a cabinet minister and opposition house leader during her 15 years as an MLA for Langley See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:50

Prince Andrew renounces military titles, patronages ahead of lawsuit

1/13/2022
Patricia Treble, Royal watcher at Maclean's for almost 20 years joins u s to discuss the latest developments with Prince Andrew ahead of his lawsuit See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:41

Most Canadians expect to get infected with COVID, and 2-in-5 say restrictions should end, poll suggests

1/13/2022
Shachi Kurl, President of the Angus Reid Institute breaks down the latest Angus Reid poll that says 2-in-5 Canadians think they will get COVID. Plus, your calls! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:30

The Full Show with Guest Host Bruce Claggett: Clarity on when you should be keeping your children home from school, the pothole pandemic! Why should the unvaccinated get a free pass

1/12/2022
Many parents still aren’t clear on when they’re supposed to keep their kids home from school With more on the confusion surrounding when you should keep your kids home from school is Richard Zussman, Global News reporter at the B.C. Legislature Metro Vancouverites bracing for localized flooding as latest atmospheric river rains down Erin Ubels, Global News anchor and reporter has more on what Metro Vancouverites can expect during the latest atmospheric river Watch out for potholes while...

Duration:01:04:35

Omicron: how to mind your mental health during this latest round of uncertainty

1/12/2022
Dr. Jillian Roberts, Associate Professor of Educational Psychology at University of Victoria talks the importance of mental health as we continue to move through this pandemic See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:05

Columnist asks: we fine those who don’t wear seatbelts, so why should the unvaccinated get a free pass?

1/12/2022
Tasha Kheiriddin Principal at Navigator Ltd. and Columnist for the National Post, explains her column on Quebec's decision to fine the unvaccinated. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:31

Record year for the property market in B.C.

1/12/2022
Brendon Ogmundson, Chief Economist of the British Columbia Real Estate Association discusses the latest B.C. home assessments See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:04

Watch out for potholes while you’re driving!

1/12/2022
Surrey resident Cindy Dalglish tells us her experience in hitting a pothole and Rae Luk, AM730 Traffic anchor explains what callers have been telling him when reporting traffic tips to the radio station. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:52