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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: DTES shootings, businesses join climate strike, father in distress over ICBC & more!

9/23/2019
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Highlights from this episode: 3 shootings in 15 hours ICBC causing family distress MEC and Lush join climate strike 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 Lynda Steele Show page, digitally stitched together for your convenience.

Duration:01:04:43

Are you one of the people not getting the flu shot?

9/23/2019
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A new poll reveals a staggering amount of people will not be getting the flu shot. Four in ten B.C. residents have revealed that they indeed will not be getting one. Pharmacist Gianni Del Negro joins the show to tell us why this is important.

Duration:00:07:17

WWE Superstar Lacey Evans goes viral with RCMP publicity stunt

9/23/2019
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We bring in two wrestling fans. Drex, you know who that is, and our movie guy Steve Stebbing who is also a huge wrestling fan.

Duration:00:10:51

Talking to MEC and Lush as they join the upcoming climate strike

9/23/2019
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MEC and Lush have issued press releases, with MEC members receiving an email telling their customers to not come to the store on September 27th, as they will be closing to show solidarity for the climate strike. We talk to Carleen Pickard who is an Ethical Campaigns Specialist at Lush North America, and the CEO of MEC, Phil Arrata.

Duration:00:14:23

A father is outraged at ICBC over cost of car insurance for daughter

9/23/2019
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A father attempting to buy insurance for his daughter could not believe how much insurance was going to cost him. $5300 a year for a nearly 10 year old car? He was so mad he even sent a letter to David Eby and Andrew Wilkinson. He joined the show, his name is Jonathan Bryant.

Duration:00:09:03

Talking to a formerly 'illegal' ride-sharing company (GoKabu) who intend to jump in legally

9/23/2019
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We talked to GoKabu (or Kabu) in the past. They were a ride-sharing company who were operating in Richmond before it was legally allowed to. But they've taken their service off the market and are now planning on re-launching as the legal landscape looms. Martin Van Den Hemel joined the show, Communications Director with GoKabu.

Duration:00:09:49

This week in BC Poli: A political smorgasbord

9/23/2019
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Keith Baldrey, Global BC's Legislative Bureau Chief has a lot on his plate this week, and he serves it up in this edition of this week in BC politics.

Duration:00:07:18

Three shootings within 15 hours in the DTES

9/23/2019
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Have we finally come to a breaking point? A critical mass? Three shootings within 15 hours in the downtown east side have sparked increased fears of violence spreading throughout the city. Global's Neetu Garcha was at the scene of one of the shootings, and actually saw the gunman approach. It was a terrifying scene to say the least for Neetu. John Coupar and Tricia Barker, NPA Park Board Commissioners joined the show in studio.

Duration:00:09:21

The Full Show Podcast: Millions march for the climate, Trudeau promises assault rifle ban, VPD speaks on violence at Oppenheimer & more!

9/20/2019
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Highlights from this episode: Global climate strike Literally tens of millions of people worldwide have been seen in videos striking for the climate, with young people demanding change for their future. Trudeau moves his chess piece Trudeau has promised an outright ban to assault rifles, as well as giving more control to cities to handle their respective gun problems. VPD joins the show We’ve been hoping for comment from the VPD for a while now on the issues present at Oppenheimer,...

Duration:01:28:08

Where we live: Hidden symbols on the Seawall

9/20/2019
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Every Time you have a visitor come to the Lower Mainland - taking them to Stanley Park is a must on the to-do list - and no matter how many times you go - you always find something new. Well what if we told you there’s something in the park you’ve probably never seen or even heard about? Eric Chapman tells us about a little known secret hidden in the seawall.

Duration:00:04:40

Talking to the unlikely Olympian, Danielle Kettlewell

9/20/2019
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“Born and raised in Vancouver to Aussie parents, she has a compelling story to tell about how, as an average athlete, she made it to the Australian National Synchro team and competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics. She just competed at the World Championships in South Korea and has been ‘retired’ for just shy of one month”

Duration:00:07:58

Is immigration a big voting issue for you?

9/20/2019
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While it doesn't rank at the top, according to the polls immigration is the 4th leading issue on the minds of voters.

Duration:00:14:15

The violence that lurks within Oppenheimer Park

9/20/2019
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VPD voices concerns about the dangers and weapons they are dealing with at Oppenheimer Park. We're joined by Deputy Chief of the VPD, Howard Chow.

Duration:00:14:44

Trudeau attempts to shift narrative to focus on gun control

9/20/2019
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Andrew Scheer will gut Canada's gun control laws. At least, that's what Trudeau seems to think will happen under an Andrew Scheer Conservative government. To talk more about gun control statements made by Trudeau today, Daniel Fritter joined the show, the publisher for Calibre Magazine.

Duration:00:13:23

The continued rise of deepfake technology

9/20/2019
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“Deep fake technology” is becoming a dangerous tool of spreading lies and fake information. Michael Hainsworth is a 'futurist' and co-host of 'The Geeks & Beats podcast'.

Duration:00:09:34

On the air with Business in Vancouver - Trudont

9/20/2019
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Kirk LaPointe, Editor-in-Chief for Business in Vancouver wrote a piece with some thoughts on Trudeau's blackface.

Duration:00:06:50

Global climate strike commences with millions in the streets

9/20/2019
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If you search 'climate strike' on Twitter under videos, you'll find content from all over the world over the last 6-7 hours of literally millions of people marching. Vancouver is one of the cities joining the global climate strike, and Rebecca Hamilton one of the strike organizers with Sustainabiliteens, returns to the show.

Duration:00:15:09

The Full Show Podcast: Brown face fallout, a tribute to a late member of the Sikh community who faced racism, a lack of opioids for those truly in need & more!

9/19/2019
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Highlights from this episode: Trudeau faces the music 24 hours later and more bombshells being dropped on Justin Trudeau. There weren’t just 2 instances, there are now confirmed to be at least 3 cases of blackface. Remembrance of a tragic legion experience Andy Baryer reached out to Lynda Steele regarding a story about a Sikh man who got banned from a legion for wearing a turban. He recently passed away, and Andy thought this was the best time to honour this man who stood in the face of...

Duration:01:30:24

Where we live: Robson Square

9/19/2019
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What does the future of Robson Square hold for us? Margaret Wittgens fills us in. She's a spokesperson with the City of Vancouver.

Duration:00:05:53

Have you heard of a 'death doula'?

9/19/2019
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In-studio we have a death doula sharing her experience dealing with death and dead people. How did she choose this career and what keeps her interest?

Duration:00:06:41