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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: E-scooters are ready to roam North Vancouver, The Jas Johal Show Political Panel and looking back at President Joe Biden's first year in the White House

1/20/2022
An e-scooter pilot program is coming to the City of North Vancouver Linda Buchanan, Mayor of the City of North Vancouver discusses trying to change the ways we get around the city Downtown Vancouver businesses “significantly under-reporting” amount of shoplifting and property crime they’re experiencing, report says Melissa de Genova, Vancouver City Councillor discusses the rise in violent crimes throughout the city of Vancouver, along with reacting to Mayor Kennedy Stewart's comments saying...

Duration:01:08:56

The state of American democracy, one year after Biden came to office

1/20/2022
We take a look at America one year after President Joe Biden took office in January 2020, with Nathan VanderKlippe, US Correspondent for the Globe and Mail See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:06

Why is the City of Vancouver spending so much taxpayer money on things that are beyond its remit?

1/20/2022
Jas questions why the City of Vancouver is spending taxpayer money the way they are. What's going on at Vancouver City Hall? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:29

Staff and children who are exposed to someone with COVID and are not showing symptoms, can still go to daycare, province reveals

1/20/2022
Christina Dicks, Provincial Board Director for Early Childhood Educators of B.C. discusses the challenges B.C.'s daycare workers are facing during the pandemic See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:53

The Jas Johal Show Political Panel

1/20/2022
On the panel this week: Sandy Garossino - Former Crown prosecutor and Columnist with the National Observer Stephen Smart - Western Canada General Manager for Hill and Knowlton Strategies, Former Legislative Bureau Chief for CBC and Former Press Secretary to the Premier of B.C. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:08

Downtown Vancouver businesses “significantly under-reporting” amount of shoplifting and property crime they’re experiencing, report says

1/20/2022
Melissa de Genova, Vancouver City Councillor discusses the rise in violent crimes throughout the city of Vancouver, along with reacting to Mayor Kennedy Stewart's comments saying he feels safe around the city See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:19

An e-scooter pilot program is coming to the City of North Vancouver

1/20/2022
Linda Buchanan, Mayor of the City of North Vancouver discusses trying to change the ways we get around the city See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:47

The Full Show: What to do with the Plaza of Nations site? Another lockdown not popular with Canadians and hear from us on the relationship between athletes and media

1/19/2022
Inflation hits highest level in 30 years as Bank of Canada decision looms Michael Levy, CKNW Financial Analyst looks at Canada's rising inflation levels With more on how Canada's rising inflation market will impact the housing market is Brendon Ogmundson, Chief Economist for the BC Real Estate Association Bars and other B.C. businesses affected by pandemic closures to receive more help We've talked about gyms across the province hurting due to covid health orders, but what about bars and...

Duration:01:09:08

The team reflects on relationship between athletes and the media, after a testy exchange in Edmonton with Oilers’ forward Leon Draisaitl

1/19/2022
CKNW contributor Jawn Jang and Jas Johal Show producer Ryan Lehal join Jas for a discussion surrounding the relationship between media and professional athletes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:25

New report suggests B.C. is failing to adapt to the industries of the future

1/19/2022
Jill Tipping, President and CEO of the BC Tech Association joins us to breakdown how far behind B.C. is falling compared to other provinces in terms of adapting to industries of the future See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:54

Canadians’ support for lockdowns dips amid Omicron COVID-19 wave: poll

1/19/2022
Darrell Bricker, CEO of Ipsos Public Affairs breaks down the latest Ipsos poll showing support of more lockdowns is on the decline as we move forward through the COVID pandemic See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:48

Concord Pacific loses appeal in property battle at Plaza of Nations site

1/19/2022
Dan Fumano, City Columnist for the Vancouver Sun joins us with more on what the city should do with the Plaza of Nations land that has sat untouched for years. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:42

Bars and other B.C. businesses affected by pandemic closures to receive more help

1/19/2022
We've talked about gyms across the province hurting due to covid health orders, but what about bars and other B.C. businesses? Ravi Kahlon, Minister of Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation joins us with more See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:21

Inflation hits highest level in 30 years as Bank of Canada decision looms

1/19/2022
With more on how Canada's rising inflation market will impact the housing market is Brendon Ogmundson, Chief Economist for the BC Real Estate Association See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:54

Inflation hits highest level in 30 years as Bank of Canada decision looms

1/19/2022
Michael Levy, CKNW Financial Analyst looks at Canada's rising inflation levels See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:52

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