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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: Jas Johal's thoughts on Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum's last three years in charge, City of Vancouver considering a peer-to-peer car sharing program and the Vancouver Canucks name Émilie Castonguay as the first woman Assistant General Manager

1/24/2022
Editorial: the last three years at Surrey City Hall have been fit for the big top Jas Johal gives his view on the last three years at Surrey City Hall with mayor Doug McCallum at the helm Global Affairs Canada suffers ‘cyber attack’ amid Russia-Ukraine tensions: sources With more on foreign cyber attacks on Canada is Jeremy Nuttall, Investigative journalist for the Toronto Star, based here in Vancouver Would you let someone else use your car for a fee? Vancouver City Council is considering a...

Duration:00:40:46

Émilie Castonguay named Assistant General Manager for the Vancouver Canucks, first woman AGM in franchise history

1/24/2022
It’s been a busy few days for the Vancouver Canucks– Aside from the actual hockey games they’re playing, — the organization has been busy filling out their front office – which included an announcement this morning: Emilie Castonguay (Emily Cast-on-geh) has become the first woman assistant General Manager in franchise history. Our show contributor Jawn Jang has more! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:56

Ford halts production of its budget Maverick truck amid supply chain issues

1/24/2022
Jeremy Cato, Vancouver correspondent for Automotive News Canada, more online at www.CatoCarGuy.com discusses the chip shortage as Ford halts production of its Maverick pickup truck due to supply issues. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:10

Would you let someone else use your car for a fee? Vancouver City Council is considering a new way to reduce car ownership.

1/24/2022
The city of Vancouver is looking at a new peer to peer car sharing program. With more is Lisa Dominato, Vancouver City Councillor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:30

Global Affairs Canada suffers ‘cyber attack’ amid Russia-Ukraine tensions: sources

1/24/2022
With more on foreign cyber attacks on Canada is Jeremy Nuttall, Investigative journalist for the Toronto Star, based here in Vancouver See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:49

Editorial: the last three years at Surrey City Hall have been fit for the big top

1/24/2022
Jas Johal gives his view on the last three years at Surrey City Hall with mayor Doug McCallum at the helm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:09

The Full Show: A major shift in COVID strategy in B.C., is the world really as doom and gloom social media makes it out to be, legendary rock star Meat Loaf dies at 74

1/21/2022
B.C.’s top doctor signals major shift in COVID strategy, says contact tracing no longer useful Richard Zussman, Global’s Legislative Bureau Chief in Victoria breaks down the latest covid briefing, where the province aims to treat the virus as the flu/cold 57% of Canadians say it is difficult to feed their household, poll suggests More and more Canadians are worried about their finances to begin 2022.Shachi Kurl, President of the Angus Reid Institute, joins us with more on the latest findings...

Duration:01:02:58

It’s believed 600,000 animals died during the flood in the Sumas Prairie

1/21/2022
Lana Popham, B.C. Agriculture Minister provides an update on the animals lost during the B.C. floods, late last year See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:57

Meat Loaf, ‘Bat Out of Hell’ rock star, dead at 74

1/21/2022
Alan Cross, Global News music commentator and Host of The Ongoing History of New Music on CFOX joins us to talk about Meat Loaf's legendary career See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:37

Expect fewer choices on the grocery store shelves in the coming weeks, expert says

1/21/2022
Sylvain Charlebois, professor in Food Distribution and Policy at Dalhousie University joins the show to discuss the fewer choices that Canadians will have at grocery stores as we move through the pandemic See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:40

Is the world really as bleak as people on Twitter make it seem?

1/21/2022
The Jas Johal Show Lead Producer Alan Regan joins the show to discuss how twitter makes it seem like the world is all doom and gloom See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:18

Gyms are back in business across British Columbia

1/21/2022
With more on the reopening of gyms throughout the province is Carl Ulmer, Director of Operations for Club 16 Trevor Linden Fitness See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:13

57% of Canadians say it is difficult to feed their household, poll suggests

1/21/2022
More and more Canadians are worried about their finances to begin 2022.Shachi Kurl, President of the Angus Reid Institute, joins us with more on the latest findings See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:09

B.C.’s top doctor signals major shift in COVID strategy, says contact tracing no longer useful

1/21/2022
Richard Zussman, Global’s Legislative Bureau Chief in Victoria breaks down the latest covid briefing, where the province aims to treat the virus as the flu/cold See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:39

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