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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 Podcast: Trudeau brown face, Alan Schmegelsky speaks out, first case of e-cig related illness in Canada, climate strike set for this and next Friday, & more!

9/18/2019
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Highlights from this episode: Alan Schmegelsky It has now been about a month since the bodies of the two B.C. fugitives were found, dead. Global Reporter Sarah MacDonald caught up with Alan Schmegelsky and he spoke very candidly. E-cig illness in Canada News has recently broke that the first serious case of vaping related illness has popped up in Canada. What does this mean for health officials and the way this will be handled moving forward? Climate strike for those in all walks of...

Duration:01:19:39

An Airbnb suite is causing some neighbours distress

9/18/2019
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A Vancouver man is disturbed by a half naked photoshoot he witnessed from his neighbours balcony over the weekend. The first person to see it was actually his young child! His name is Todd Skene and he's a Mortgage Specialist at Dominion Lending

Duration:00:07:26

Steele the show: Su Bennett thinks Vancouver is dying

9/18/2019
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We all know the streets of Vancouver are a mess in many parts of the city. But, just how bad is it? Su Bennett is a Vancouverite with very strong feelings about this.

Duration:00:13:08

Bombshell dropped. A photo from 2001 of Justin Trudeau in 'brown face' has surfaced

9/18/2019
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Wuh oh... Bad news for the Liberal camp. Justin Trudeau has been spotted in brown face in a yearbook photo. TIME was the publication to break this. How will this impact his campaign?

Duration:00:07:41

Climate strike planned for all levels of the machine

9/18/2019
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UBC does not plan to cancel classes on Sept. 27th for the next global climate strike. UBC Professor George Hoberg says he didn’t plan classes for that day, however will focus on all things climate change related.

Duration:00:07:19

First case of respiratory illness linked to vaping in Canada

9/18/2019
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We've heard cases in recent weeks of people actually dying due to vaping. UBC Experts are now talking about vaping concerns. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have identified more than 450 possible cases of lung disease caused from vaping. Christopher Carlsten joined the show, Professor, UBC Faculty of Medicine

Duration:00:08:33

The rising calls to regulate vaping

9/18/2019
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Rising vaping concerns and the call to regulate vaping the same way as cannabis are continuing to be voiced. Global News' Emily Lazatin is doing a deep dive on vaping all week long, and joined the show.

Duration:00:05:05

Kids today are lazier and fatter. Is fear of crime a worthy reason to keep them inside?

9/18/2019
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These days, research reveals children are less fit, easker and fatter than they were a generation ago. UBC finds the benefits of letting children run free far outweigh the risks. To tell us more, Negin Riazi joined the studio. She's a PhD candidate in the School of Kinesiology at UBC

Duration:00:14:44

Working on the West Coast: Self-help kit

9/18/2019
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Working on the West Coast: Taking a look at the job market in BC. Today: Looking at the Province’s move to dump the ‘self-help kit’ to resolve employment standards complaints and return to a direct-service approach. Christian St. Cyr is Author of the BC Labour Market Report

Duration:00:06:51

Alan Schmegelsky back in the spotlight

9/18/2019
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It's been two months since the manhunt begun for the BC fugitives, and about a month since they were found dead. Global Reporter Sarah MacDonald got an exclusive interview with Alan Schmegelsky, the father of one of the fugitives. He spoke very candidly about the situation, including the fact that he believes that the blood is on the hands of many people, not just the two dead fugitives. Sarah MacDonald joined us to tell us what it was like to talk to him about this saga.

Duration:00:10:37

The Full Show Podcast: More on RCMP director arrest, magic mushrooms for addiction therapy, young voters not motivated & more!

9/17/2019
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Highlights from this episode: RCMP Director of Intelligence arrested More is being revealed about exactly is going on in the curious case of Cameron Ortiz. Magic mushrooms Psychedelics for therapy in treating addicts? That’s what the documentary Dosed is suggesting. Youth vote Lots of young voters simply don’t vote. Why? That and more on this edition of the Lynda Steele Full Show podcast! The Lynda Steele Full Show podcast includes all the individual segments that can be found on the...

Duration:01:23:01

Should e-bikes or even bicycles require insurance converage?

9/17/2019
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Even if the rider/owner is asking to be insured, currently there's no way to acquire this type of insurance for an e-bike. What about bicycles?

Duration:00:12:00

West Vancouver's Mayor is creating a vacancy tax

9/17/2019
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Mayor of West Vancouver, Mary-Ann Booth is creating a vacancy tax and in addition to asking the province to share some of the speculation taxes with the city as well. She joined the show to tell us why she's tackling this issue.

Duration:00:10:47

Are young voters not involved enough in the voting process?

9/17/2019
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Why don't young people vote? This is a question Ian Waddell has been asking for a long time. Former BC MP and award winning documentary film co-producer - 2015 - “The Drop - Why Young People Don’t Vote”.

Duration:00:09:41

How big of an issue to Canadians is money laundering?

9/17/2019
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The Angus Reid Institute recently conducted a poll and executive director Shachi Kurl joined the show.

Duration:00:08:07

Could art constitute sexual harassment?

9/17/2019
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That's the complaint that has been launched against 'the basement', a nightclub based in the lower level of the Hotel Belmont. Criminal Lawyer Sarah Leamon joined the show to discuss this, and also wrote a piece about this in the Georgia Straight.

Duration:00:05:36

Psychedelics to fight opioid addiction? A closer look at local documentary 'Dosed'

9/17/2019
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Dosed is a local documentary "Raising awareness about using psychedelics in a therapeutic context, and for ongoing research and trials to treat mental health and addiction issues." In-studio we have two guests directly involved with the making of the film Tyler Chandler & Mark Haden. Tyler is the director, and Mark is Executive Director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies They've also brought in a guest who went through this treatment.

Duration:00:14:46

Best and the foodiest: Indian Curry!

9/17/2019
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The Best and the Foodiest with Richard Wolak. Today’s talking points: Unique Curries… Richard Wolak Writer/Editor of VancouverFoodster.com; co-host of the CKNW Original Podcast “Food, Glorious Food” at cknw.com

Duration:00:06:44

Former RCMP Deputy Commissioner reacts to Cameron Ortiz update

9/17/2019
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Peter German joined the show to provide insight into the magnitude of this ongoing investigation.

Duration:00:07:36

RCMP Commissioner gave a briefing on Cameron Ortiz and Sam Cooper joins the show

9/17/2019
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Lynda opens the show! RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki provides updates on the arrest of Cameron Orits with a brief question and answer session today. Sam Cooper is a Global News Investigative Reporter

Duration:00:07:17