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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.

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: Should Vancouver regulate bear and pepper spray? Why have there been so many police involved shootings this year? Will streaming services make TV obsolete?

8/11/2022
Should Vancouver strengthen its regulations on bear and pepper spray? John Green, Associate Counsel at Hansen & Co Lawyers discusses the legality around carrying bear spray as a means of self defense. Plus, your calls! Behind the BC man accused of sexually assaulting children in Cambodia Kim Bolan, Veteran Crime Reporter for the Vancouver Sun discusses the case of BC man, Andrew David Eyre, accused of sexually assaulting children in Cambodia Why have there been so many police involved...

Duration:01:00:55

Will streaming services make TV obsolete?

8/11/2022
Rick Forchuk, Movie Blogger at Rick’s Picks and regular columnist for TV Week Magazine discusses whether we are beginning to see the death of cable tv.

Duration:00:13:41

Vasek Pospisil, Eugenie Bouchard headline the return of the Odlum Brown Van Open this weekend

8/11/2022
Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show Contributor takes a look at the return of the Odlum Brown Van Open

The Listeners have their say: What needs to be done about violent crime in Vancouver?

8/11/2022
Jas Johal interacts with the listeners of CKNW and asks them what needs to be done to deal with violent crime in Vancouver

Duration:00:13:54

Why have there been so many police involved shootings this year?

8/11/2022
Tom Stamatakis, President of the Canadian Police Association discusses the state of crime throughout Canada and if police are able to make a difference.

Duration:00:14:47

Behind the BC man accused of sexually assaulting children in Cambodia

8/11/2022
Kim Bolan, Veteran Crime Reporter for the Vancouver Sun discusses the case of BC man, Andrew David Eyre, accused of sexually assaulting children in Cambodia

Duration:00:06:45

Should Vancouver strengthen its regulations on bear and pepper spray?

8/11/2022
John Green, Associate Counsel at Hansen & Co Lawyers discusses the legality around carrying bear spray as a means of self defense. Plus, your calls!

Duration:00:15:31

The Full Show: Could Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart benefit from Ontario's new 'strong mayors' legislation? Anjali Appadurai's BC NDP leadership bid & how we can help kids stay away from gang life

8/10/2022
The BC Greens’ call to publish a report on Telus Health Sonia Furstenau, BC Green Party leader discusses the BC Green's call for immediate release of probe into Telus Health fee-based program Ontario’s new “strong mayors” legislation, would this help in Vancouver? Colin D’Mello, Queen’s Park Bureau Chief for Global News Toronto explains why and how Ontario is enacting legislation to provide the mayors of Toronto and Ottawa with more power and authority within their jurisdictions. Anjali...

Duration:00:57:38

StatsCan’s latest report on problem gambling

8/10/2022
Brian Dijkema, Vice President of External Affairs with Cardus and editor of Comment magazine discusses the dangers of gambling

Duration:00:09:01

More shootings throughout the lower mainland, how we can help kids stay away from gang life

8/10/2022
Jordan Buna, Substance Abuse Liaison for Surrey Schools and Counselling Therapist for No Fear Counselling discusses how young kids get lured into gang life. Jordan is a former gang member himself.

Duration:00:14:59

Anjali Appadurai’s BC NDP leadership bid

8/10/2022
Keith Baldrey, Global BC Legislative Bureau Chief analyzes Anjali Appadurai’s BC NDP leadership bid along with Ontario’s “strong mayor” legislation

Duration:00:12:04

Ontario’s new “strong mayors” legislation, would this help in Vancouver?

8/10/2022
Colin D’Mello, Queen’s Park Bureau Chief for Global News Toronto explains why and how Ontario is enacting legislation to provide the mayors of Toronto and Ottawa with more power and authority within their jurisdictions.

Duration:00:11:58

The BC Greens’ call to publish a report on Telus Health

8/10/2022
Sonia Furstenau, BC Green Party leader discusses the BC Green's call for immediate release of probe into Telus Health fee-based program

Duration:00:08:27

The Full Show: Does B.C. need another Riverview? The future of work from home arrangements and is there any appetite for the 2022 World Junior Hockey Championships?

8/9/2022
What’s wrong with putting people in a single, centralized institution like Riverview? Julian Somers, Health Sciences Professor at Simon Fraser University discusses the impact that an institution like Riverview can have on Vancouver's homeless population The state and future of remote work and hybrid work-from-home arrangements Geoff Mason, Associate employment and human rights lawyer for Miller Thomson LLP discusses the future of work-from-home. Will it continue to be the norm? Will...

Duration:00:47:37

The Air Canada trip from hell - the woman who lost her bridesmaid dress on the way to Santorini, Greece!

8/9/2022
Kailey Hagen, Air Canada customer describes her experiencing flying with Air Canada, which included lost luggage and a hectic trip back home

Duration:00:11:24

The state of the BC Lions and Amar Doman’s time as owner and BC Lions ticket giveaway

8/9/2022
Amar Doman, BC Lions owner discusses the Lions hot start to the 2022 CFL season.

Duration:00:07:36

2022 World Junior Hockey Championships open in Edmonton; how will the public react in wake of Hockey Canada scandals?

8/9/2022
Jawn Jang, CKNW Contributor gauges the interest in the 2022 World Junior Hockey Championships in the wake of Hockey Canada scandals

Duration:00:05:01

The state and future of remote work and hybrid work-from-home arrangements

8/9/2022
Geoff Mason, Associate employment and human rights lawyer for Miller Thomson LLP discusses the future of work-from-home. Will it continue to be the norm? Will employers be forced to allow hybrid model?

Duration:00:08:58

What’s wrong with putting people in a single, centralized institution like Riverview?

8/9/2022
Julian Somers, Health Sciences Professor at Simon Fraser University discusses the impact that an institution like Riverview can have on Vancouver's homeless population

Duration:00:13:31

The FBI raids Trump’s Mar-A-Lago residence

8/9/2022
Jackson Proskow, Washington Bureau Chief for Global News gives us the latest on the FBI's raid of Donald Trump's Mar-A-Lago residence

Duration:00:06:43