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The Lynda Steele Show

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The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.
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The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

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English


Episodes

The Full Show: Burnaby Mayor’s take on pipeline announcement, Scheer’s climate plan unveiled, are we headed to a cashless future, & more!

6/19/2019
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Top stories covered on this show: Burnaby Mayor isn’t happy Burnaby Mayor Mike Hurley joins the show to share his thoughts on the risks that will soon be imminent as shovels hit the ground with the pipeline expansion. Scheer the environmentalist? Andrew Scheer has unveiled his long awaited climate plan. C.R.E.A.M. Will our future be cashless? The Lynda Steele Full Show podcast includes all the individual segments that can be found on the Lynda Steele Show page, digitally stitched...

Duration:01:27:18

The Midweeks MoneyTalks report - Is the pipeline the impossible foe?

6/19/2019
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The Midweek Moneytalks Report - What does Mike think about TMX being reapproved and is it a good business move? The host of MoneyTalks, Michael Campbell with the scoop.

Duration:00:10:10

Vancouver ranks #1 for car-sharing in North America

6/19/2019
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One of the things in the State of Downtown publication was that Vancouver ranks 1st in North America for car-sharing services. Between 2013 and 2017 there was a 106 per cent increase in the number of car share memberships. Why is car-sharing thriving in this city? Modo CEO Patrick Nangle shares the details.

Duration:00:06:09

According to the DVBIA, Downtown Vancouver is thriving!

6/19/2019
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The Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association just released their inaugural State of Downtown publication. This report that highlights the people, businesses, and places that contribute to downtown Vancouver’s economy and vibrancy. Charles Gauthier, the president & CEO of the association gives the details.

Duration:00:09:10

Foreign money affecting housing in surprising ways. Sorry Sam Sullivan

6/19/2019
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In Vancouver one of the big questions/debates is how much is foreign money affecting our housing market? Our next guest looked at the numbers and can show how it is affecting it in ways you might not even think. Josh Gordon is an Assistant Professor at the SFU School of Public Policy and he breaks down the numbers.

Duration:00:13:17

With everything being digitized, could you go cashless?

6/19/2019
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The Steele Show team discusses

Duration:00:06:27

The city of Vancouver planning to ban bitcoin ATM's, bad news for sex workers

6/19/2019
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Police have called Bitcoin ATMs “an ideal money-laundering vehicle,” and Vancouver mayor Kennedy Stewart has even suggested a complete ban. The problem is for sex trade workers these ATMs can help them do their work more safely and even tighter controls could have a huge impact. Hailey Heartless is a sex worker who joined the show.

Duration:00:09:20

South of the Fraser stories with Janet Brown: Let it snow

6/19/2019
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The head of the BC rapid transit company, a subsidiary of TransLink, just told the TransLink board about how his company screwed up during February snowstorm. They were caught off guard on day one of snowstorm because they were only relying on one forecast… WTH!?! Janet Brown is a Global News Radio Senior Reporter

Duration:00:07:43

Andrew Scheer's long awaited climate plan has arrived

6/19/2019
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Andrew Scheer‘s long-awaited climate plan is out today he intends to give corporate tax cuts to companies who develop and patent green technology in Canada and introduce another federal tax credit for residential energy efficiency projects. To break down his numbers, Alise Mills joined the show. She's President of Contact Communication and a political commentator

Duration:00:12:12

Working on the West Coast: Interns?!

6/19/2019
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Working on the West Coast: Taking a look at the job market in BC. Today: The feds are bringing out new rules to extend employment standards to interns. Christian will also fill us in on The JobMaker of the Week. Christian St. Cyr is the Author of the BC Labour Market Report

Duration:00:06:40

Your calls: 24 hours later, how do you feel about pipeline approval?

6/19/2019
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You can always call the buzzline, 604-331-BUZZ to leave your thoughts if you didn't get through on the open line!

Duration:00:07:32

Burnaby Mayor Mike Hurley is not happy about pipeline expansion and the risks involved

6/19/2019
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Lynda opens the show! Yesterday we found out that the Trans Mountain expansion has been re-approved. Ground zero for the conflict around this project has been Burnaby Mountain - how is the Mayor of Burnaby feeling about the federal approval?

Duration:00:08:56

The Full Show: Big pipeline announcement revealed, Irish visitors lack housing options, an update on the Hong Kong situation & more!

6/18/2019
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Top stories covered on this show: The fate of the pipeline revealed Exclusive coverage, and reaction from all sides. Lots of Irish people are heading this way Should we be concerned? What’s happening in Hong Kong We get an update live from Hong Kong The Lynda Steele Full Show podcast includes all the individual segments that can be found on the Lynda Steele Show page, digitally stitched together for your convenience.

Duration:01:17:37

Facebook is entering the cryptocurrency world. So?

6/18/2019
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Facebook already rules daily communication for more than two billion people around the world. Now it wants its own currency, too. But the effort, which Facebook is launching with partners including PayPal, Uber, Spotify, Visa and Mastercard, could also complicate matters for the beleaguered social network. Facebook is currently under federal investigation over its privacy practices, and along with other technology giants also faces a new antitrust probe in Congress. Michael Vogel is the VP...

Duration:00:08:47

The latest on the revolt live from Hong Kong

6/18/2019
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Hong Kong’s embattled leader apologized Tuesday for an unpopular extradition bill that drew massive protests and indicated it will not be revived during the current legislative session. But Chief Executive Carrie Lam did not formally retract the legislation, which would allow some suspects to face trial in mainland Chinese courts. She also said she hopes to finish her term, shrugging off calls for her resignation with repeated requests for another chance. Nathan VanderKlippe joined the...

Duration:00:09:48

Would you pay 100 bucks a month to prevent further climate change?

6/18/2019
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In a poll commissioned by CBC News and conducted by Public Square Research and Maru/Blue it was found that while nearly two-thirds of Canadians see fighting climate change as a top priority… but only half of those surveyed would shell out more than $100 per year in taxes to prevent climate change. Broken down by month that is only about $9, would you pay that much to help fight climate change? The Steele Show team discusses

Duration:00:14:41

The Tsleil-Waututh Nation is firmly opposed to the pipeline. The Chief joins the show

6/18/2019
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Leah George Wilson is the Chief of Tsleil-Waututh Nation and she penned an op-ed for the Globe and Mail today: Trans Mountain is not in the public’s interest - and we do not consent to it. How does she feel about today’s announcement?

Duration:00:08:47

Alberta Energy Minister thrilled about Trudeau decision

6/18/2019
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The official word from the Trudeau government is -the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is re-approved. We have the Alberta Energy Minister on the line for her reaction. Sonya Savage joined the show to share her reaction.

Duration:00:07:37

The Irish are coming! What does the future hold?

6/18/2019
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After Trump’s election, the US tightened travel requirements. One of the side effects of this is many Irish students are now applying for a two-year working holiday visa in Canada instead. What concerns are there about this massive influx of young Irish people in Vancouver and what is Canada getting out of taking all these young people for just a summer? CKNW's own Irish-boy Alan Regan chimes in.

Duration:00:10:50

Pipeline announcement a divisive one and not everyone's a fan

6/18/2019
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Today the Federal Government announced the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is re-approved. What are the concerns from people who campaign on behalf of the environment? Sven Biggs has a lot to say about that, he's a Climate and Energy Campaigner with Stand.earth

Duration:00:09:34