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The Lynda Steele Show

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The show offers a new outlook on news with the help of award-winning journalist 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 with the help of award-winning journalist 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.

Location:

United States

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The show offers a new outlook on news with the help of award-winning journalist 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.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show Podcast - December 2nd, 2020: TransLink hacked| Potential rape on a sidewalk, in broad daylight| Rio Theatre to Dr. Henry - help us! That & more!

12/2/2020
Today’s highlights: TransLink might have been hacked! Can’t pay with debit, can’t pay with credit, can’t pay online! Cash ONLY. A rape in broad daylight, recorded for social media Unfortunately, you may have already seen this video. In the DTES, a woman and man are seen having sex on the sidewalk. People are standing around idly, someone is recording a video. Turns out, the woman was unconscious and was being raped! Rio theatre pens letter to Dr. Henry Corinne Lea, the Owner of the Rio...

Duration:01:05:44

Flipping the switch on Christmas Music, with a music expert!

12/2/2020
It’s that time of year! The favourite time of year for some, and the least favourite time for many. We’re flipping the switch on Christmas Music, and we talk about it with Eric Alper. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:47

Your empty homes tax may soon be magnified!

12/2/2020
So, it’s already at 3 percent, but now the feds are going to get in on it, and it’ll be closer to 5 percent! We talk to Tsur Somerville, Economics professor at UBC's Sauder School of Business See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:23

Dr. Bonnie Henry receives a letter from the Rio Theatre

12/2/2020
We chat with Corinne Lea about her concerns about the impact on movie theatres, being needless. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:14:32

A potential rape in broad daylight in the DTES

12/2/2020
You may have seen the video of two people fornicating on the sidewalk in the DTES. There are people around them, not batting an eye, as if it’s the most normal thing in the world. Here’s where things get scary, the woman was not fully conscious. This was a potential rape. Yet, someone was idly standing by just recording a video casually, no one intervened. We chat with, Mebrat Beyene - Executive Director of WISH Drop-In Centre See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:59

Working on the West Coast: Job Prospects

12/2/2020
Christian St. Cyr returns for another edition of working on the west coast. Job prospects have shifted dramatically during the pandemic, what does that mean for you? Christian is Publisher of the BC Labour Market Report. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:42

TransLink experiences potential hack

12/2/2020
You’ve probably seen their compass machines flashing: ‘CASH ONLY’ Translink is in the midst of a serious cyber attack, and it’s affecting customers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:12:10

The Full Show Podcast - November 30th, 2020: COVID-19 and religious institutions| Report into racism in BC hospitals released today| ‘Am I racist?’ & More!

11/30/2020
Today’s highlights: New restrictions potentially incoming Churchgoer were upset about the restrictions in Churches out in the Fraser Valley but, the evidence showed there to be reason to put those restrictions in. A Vancouver Lawyer suggests the Churches may have a case against these restrictions, and joins the show. Racist games in BC Hospitals? Remember the bombshell allegations leveled against BC hospitals, that racism games targeting Indigenous patients were rampant? Well, the results of...

Duration:01:07:37

Christmas trees in heavy demand

11/30/2020
Are Christmas trees the new toilet paper? Eric spoke to Sarah Stewart, from Leah’s Place. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:00

'Sick day' protest planned in shools in the Fraser Valley

11/30/2020
This is to send a message to the Government. We talk to the woman behind it, Miranda Tracy - a mom in Langley. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:25

Am I racist?

11/30/2020
A new campaign has been organized, and this is the question it is hoping people will ask themselves. Eric spoke with Kasari Govender, B.C.’s first independent Human Rights Commissioner See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:26

One Pastor speaks against rogue churches

11/30/2020
Some churches in the Fraser Valley decided to go against health orders, and open anyway. They got big fines. Pastor Frank Berto shares some words of wisdom on how he feels about this. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:02

EYE ON OTTAWA: Federals provide fiscal update

11/30/2020
How much money is going to be pushed into the economy this time around? Looks like hundreds of billions. We chat with Tom Korski, managing editor of Blacklocks Reporter. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:11

Do BC health officials need help spreading the COVID-19 message?

11/30/2020
We chat with Dr. Heidi Tworek, Associate Professor in International History and Public Policy at UBC, Public health communications expert See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:15:23

What came of the investigation into racism in BC hospitals?

11/30/2020
It made headline news when the bombshell was dropped that there may have been a game of ‘the price is right’ taking place in BC hospitals, betting on the blood alcohol level of Indigenous patients. Turns out, that may not have been as widespread as initially thought. However, systemic racism in other forms were apparently very present. We chat with Daniel Fontaine, CEO and Deputy Minister of the Métis Nation British Columbia See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:55

Could Churches make a legal argument against restrictions?

11/30/2020
One Vancouver Lawyer thinks the answer to that question is a resounding yes. We talk to John Green, Lawyer at the John Michael Green Law Corporation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:04

The Full Show Podcast - November 27th, 2020: Black Friday! The Barry Neufeld problem| Bus driver mask tirade| What’s making you happy? & More!

11/27/2020
Today’s highlights: It’s Black Friday! Are you grabbing any sale priced items? It’s a very different kind of Black Friday for most small businesses, and the Steele Show team does their best to give them a shout out. The trouble with Barry Neufeld Chilliwack School Trustee Barry Neufeld has made headlines for the wrong reasons numerous times. The problem is, the only way to get rid of him, is to get rid of all his colleagues too! What?! Happiness nearing the end of 2020 We talk to a......

Duration:01:07:19

Happiness, and how to achieve it nearing the end of 2020

11/27/2020
It’s a tough year to be happy. So, we decided to talk to the happy experts. Professor John Helliwell Associate editor of the World Happiness Report Economics Professor at UBC See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:29

3 AM TransLink bus dispute goes viral

11/27/2020
A tirade between passengers and a bus driver in Vancouver has been making the rounds online and on social media. Did the bus driver act inappropriately? Listen to his tirade and you decide! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:16:16

YVR launches COVID-19 test study

11/27/2020
Many travelers are eagerly awaiting the day they can fly safely again without fear or hesitation. We chat with Dr. Don Sin, Co-principal Investigator; Professor, UBC Faculty of Medicine respirologist at Providence Health Care See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:31