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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: Jas' frozen commute from hell during the BC snowstorm, Metro Vancouver's underfinanced infrastructure continues to fail & if we can't prepare for a snowstorm - how will Vancouver survive an earthquake?

11/30/2022
Jas’ Frozen Commute from Hell Jas Johal describes his frozen commute from hell during last night's snowstorm Metro Vancouver's underfinanced infrastructure continues to fail Chris Gardner, President of the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association describes Metro Vancouver's underfinanced infrastructure. If Metro Vancouver can’t prepare for a snowstorm, how will it prepare for an earthquake? Dr. John Clague, Professor Emeritus at Simon Fraser University, and Chair in Natural Hazard...

Duration:00:53:20

Cheap lettuce as prices continue to soar

11/30/2022
Ruben Houweling, General Manager at Houweling Nurseries Ltd. discusses how to get lettuce for cheap! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:10:09

Surrey’s longest running soap opera: More twists in the Surrey Police transition

11/30/2022
Dr Peter German, Chair of the Vancouver Anti-Corruption Institute Advisory Committee discusses the longest running soap opera in the lower mainland! Surrey's police transition. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:10

If Metro Vancouver can’t prepare for a snowstorm, how will it prepare for an earthquake?

11/30/2022
Dr. John Clague, Professor Emeritus at Simon Fraser University, and Chair in Natural Hazard discusses why Metro Vancouver would not be able to withstand an earthquake, after last night's snowstorm madness. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:17

Metro Vancouver's underfinanced infrastructure continues to fail

11/30/2022
Chris Gardner, President of the Independent Contractors and Businesses Association describes Metro Vancouver's underfinanced infrastructure. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:09

Jas’ Frozen Commute from Hell

11/30/2022
Jas Johal describes his frozen commute from hell during last night's snowstorm Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:16

The Full Show: Human rights concerns with use of School Liaison Officers in B.C. schools, Surrey council to revisit police transition & Surrey Food Bank in need of more culturally appropriate foods

11/28/2022
Human rights concerns with the use of School Liaison Officers in B.C. schools Ali Chaudhri, Works with Youth At Risk and discusses why school liaison officers are important to the safety of students across the province. Surrey council to revisit police transition issues at Monday’s meeting Wally Oppal, Former Judge, BC Court of Appeal, and former Attorney General Of BC discusses the police transition in Surrey. Will the Surrey Police Service be allowed to operate or will the Surrey RCMP...

Duration:00:54:35

Surrey Food Bank says they need more supply of culturally appropriate food

11/28/2022
Nancy Pagani-Surrey Food bank Executive Director discusses the need for more culturally appropriate food at the Surrey Food Bank. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:06:49

The Top Christmas movies of 2022 and what holiday themed programming is on streaming this Christmas?

11/28/2022
Rick Forchuk, Film Critic and Blogger at RicksPicks.ca gives his best Christmas movies of 2022 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:01

B.C. Housing has been undergoing a forensic audit for months, premier says

11/28/2022
Dr. Julian Somers - SFU Distinguished Professor of Health Sciences discusses the current state of B.C.'s housing Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:15

Surrey council to revisit police transition issues at Monday’s meeting

11/28/2022
Wally Oppal, Former Judge, BC Court of Appeal, and former Attorney General Of BC discusses the police transition in Surrey. Will the Surrey Police Service be allowed to operate or will the Surrey RCMP continue as Surrey's police force? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:07:21

Human rights concerns with the use of School Liaison Officers in B.C. schools

11/28/2022
Ali Chaudhri, Works with Youth At Risk and discusses why school liaison officers are important to the safety of students across the province. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:01

The Full Show: Premier David Eby scraps new model of autism support in favour of maintaining individualized funding, Is the World Cup supporting the growth of single-game betting? What can we expect from Vancouver's relaunched counterculture newspaper?

11/25/2022
Premier David Eby scraps new model of autism support in favour of maintaining individualized funding Kaye Banez, President of Autism BC reacts to Premier David Eby's decision on autism funding. BC announces a $5 billion surplus With more on B.C's $5 billion surplus is Keith Baldrey. Global News Legislative Bureau Chief. Why is a BC man facing a lifetime ban from the US for crossing the border with an empty bottle of CBD oil? Len Saunders, Immigration Lawyer at Blaine Immigration describes...

Duration:00:54:31

The Wrap: If you got a free ticket to the World Cup, would you go to Qatar despite its human rights allegations? Do you care about Black Friday?

11/25/2022
On The Wrap this week: Leah Holiove - TV Reporter and Radio Host Sarah Daniels - South Surrey Real Estate Agent, Author, and Broadcaster Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:07

What can we expect from Vancouver's relaunched counterculture newspaper?

11/25/2022
What does the future hold for The Georgia Straight? We talk to Farhan Mohammed, CEO of OverStory Media - the new owners of the longtime newspaper. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:11:24

Is the World Cup supporting the growth of single-game betting?

11/25/2022
Matt Lee, Senior Communications Specialist for BCLC provides us with an update on just how man British Columbians are participating in single-game betting during the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:35

Why is a BC man facing a lifetime ban from the US for crossing the border with an empty bottle of CBD oil?

11/25/2022
Len Saunders, Immigration Lawyer at Blaine Immigration describes why some Canadians are unknowingly at risk to face lifetime bans from the United States Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:36

BC announces a $5 billion surplus

11/25/2022
With more on B.C's $5 billion surplus is Keith Baldrey. Global News Legislative Bureau Chief. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:40

Premier David Eby scraps new model of autism support in favour of maintaining individualized funding

11/25/2022
Kaye Banez, President of Autism BC reacts to Premier David Eby's decision on autism funding. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:23

The Full Show: Can government funding fix BC’s crime rate? We mic'd up our producers during the World Cup and How can we save Nexus from its imminent demise?

11/24/2022
Can government funding fix BC’s crime rate? Richard Zussman, Global News Reporter based in Legislature discusses Premier David Eby's announcement of more funding for public safety. Why is BC expanding its Speculation and Vacancy Tax? Rob Shaw, Political Correspondent for CHEK News discusses the expansion of BC's speculation and vacancy tax How can we save Nexus from its imminent demise? Nexus Line mayhem at the border. Len Saunders, Immigration Lawyer at Blaine Immigration explains. Plus...

Duration:00:49:43