The Jas Johal Show-logo

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.

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: Gyms set to open this week across the province, B.C.'s construction industry labour force shrinking and should shared pets be given more rights once a couple splits?

1/18/2022
B.C. to allow gyms to reopen Jan. 20, but other restrictions are extended to Feb. 16 Richard Zussman, Global News Reporter at the B.C. Legislature is back with us to break down which public health order shave been extended and gyms are set to re-open this week. Gyms and fitness facilities to re-open with enhanced safety measures on Thursday Courtney Dickson, General Manager of Richmond Sports and Fitness reacts to the announcement that gyms across the province will open this week Staff...

Duration:01:04:21

Microsoft to buy Activision-Blizzard in massive $68.7B deal

1/18/2022
There used to be a time when video games could be made fun of – Nowadays, it’s one of the most lucrative industries in the world and we saw evidence of that today with a massive purchase involving the tech giant known as Microsoft! Our show contributor Jawn Jang has more See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:38

Pets given greater legal protection during post-separation custody battles in Spain

1/18/2022
Rebeka Breder, Animal Rights Lawyer at Breder Law joins us as we ask if B.C. should follow Spain's lead See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:24

Coquihalla Highway between Hope and Merritt re-opens to all traffic tomorrow, as state of emergency ends

1/18/2022
Rob Fleming, B.C. Minister for Transportation and Infrastructure joins the show as the Coquihalla Hwy is set to reopen between Hope and Merritt after damage from the B.C. floods late last year See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:09

School districts must share vaccination status of staff, Dr Henry announces

1/18/2022
Teri Mooring, President of the BC Teachers’ Federation joins the show to discuss the new announcement from the province that will have school districts across B.C. share the vaccination status of their staff. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:34

Staff shortages in the construction industry are getting worse, not better, new ICBA study suggests

1/18/2022
Chris Gardner, President of the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association joins us about concerns surrounding a labour shortage in the construction industry. Plus, your calls! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:33

Gyms and fitness facilities to re-open with enhanced safety measures on Thursday

1/18/2022
Courtney Dickson, General Manager of Richmond Sports and Fitness reacts to the announcement that gyms across the province will open this week See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:32

B.C. to allow gyms to reopen Jan. 20, but other restrictions are extended to Feb. 16

1/18/2022
Richard Zussman, Global News Reporter at the B.C. Legislature is back with us to break down which public health order shave been extended and gyms are set to re-open this week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:10

The Full Show: Jas Johal returns after a week of dealing with COVID-19, current health orders in B.C. quietly extended by government and how smooth the police transition has been in Surrey away from the RCMP

1/17/2022
BREAKING: Province quietly updates health order to extend current restrictions indefinitely Richard Zussman, Global News Reporter at the B.C. Legislature breaks down the surprise new extension of B.C. health orders. Courtney Dickson, General Manager of Richmond Sports and Fitness joins us to discuss how business owners are reacting to the latest extension of provincial health orders More jurisdictions are introducing ‘right to disconnect’ legislation Lia Moody, partner at Samfiru Tumarkin...

Duration:01:10:20

Novak Djokavic receives three-year ban from Australia

1/17/2022
Adam Laskaris, Sports Writer for Daily Hive summarizes the whole Novak Djokavic saga in Australia See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:30

Jas Johal got COVID

1/17/2022
Jas Johal discusses his experience dealing with COVID-19 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:50

The impact of the pandemic and the police transition on morale in the Surrey RCMP

1/17/2022
Brian Edwards, Surrey RCMP Assistant Commissioner joins Jas Johal to chat about the city's transition to the Surrey Police Service See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:16:28

Province quietly updates health order to extend current restrictions indefinitely

1/17/2022
Keith Baldrey, Legislative Bureau Chief for Global News in Victoria breaks down the latest extension of public health orders. Plus, your calls! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:46

More jurisdictions are introducing ‘right to disconnect’ legislation

1/17/2022
Lia Moody, partner at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP joins us with more on potential 'right to disconnect' from your workplace when you're away from the office legislation See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:17

BREAKING: Province quietly updates health order to extend current restrictions indefinitely

1/17/2022
Courtney Dickson, General Manager of Richmond Sports and Fitness joins us to discuss how business owners are reacting to the latest extension of provincial health orders See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:44

BREAKING: Province quietly updates health order to extend current restrictions indefinitely

1/17/2022
Richard Zussman, Global News Reporter at the B.C. Legislature breaks down the surprise new extension of B.C. health orders. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:19

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