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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: No more fireworks? | Ex-Mountie on a mission | Rowing Greta Thunberg to Victoria | WEXIT & more!

10/23/2019
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Highlights from this episode: A ban on fireworks Are fireworks enough of a problem to ban outright? That’s a motion proposed by one Vancouver city councillor. A powerful conversation with Tad Milmine Tad Milmine is probably not a name you’ve heard before, but it is one you should know. He’s a former Surrey Mountie with a tragic past, but a powerful present and future, and he’s on a mission to end bullying. Rowing Greta We talk to the man who offered to row Greta Thunberg all the way to...

Duration:01:19:14

Looking for leadership in all the wrong places

10/23/2019
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For the CKNW Leadership Series, Eric Chapman takes a look at unexpected leaders.

Duration:00:05:43

Sharing your final resting place with 2 strangers. Yay or nay?

10/23/2019
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Mountain View Cemetery is Vancouver's ONLY Cemetery, believe it or not. They're also tight on space, so they're turning to a greener initiative.

Duration:00:08:04

630 CHED's Ryan Jespersen joins Lynda Steele to talk Wexit

10/23/2019
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Is this a movement that is actually going to have some wheels? We chat to 630 CHED's Ryan Jespersen about it. He's FIRED UP!

Duration:00:12:35

Row row row your boat with Greta Thunberg to Victoria

10/23/2019
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There was some news floating around about Greta not wanting to travel to Victoria because of BC Ferries running on fossil fuels. This story has been refuted, but we spoke to the Olympic Rower who offered to escort her to Victoria. He's Adam Kreek, and he joined the show.

Duration:00:11:32

Talking to someone who lives in a van

10/23/2019
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Recently we covered a story about Surrey proposing to banning living in vans or RV's in city streets. Eric Chapman caught up with someone who lives this reality every day.

Duration:00:08:17

South of the Fraser: Surrey Skytrain dreams

10/23/2019
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Skytrain out to Clayton Heights? At LEAST? That's what Liberal MP Ken Hardie wants who was just re-elected. Also more news from Oppenheimer Park. Janet brings us the scoop, she's our Senior Global News Radio Reporter.

Duration:00:07:18

Bullying ends here: A former Mountie with a powerful story and now is on a mission

10/23/2019
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Living with neglect, suicidal feelings, and being bullied turned into passion to make a difference. Tad Milmine is someone on a mission, and he joined our studios to talk about his message.

Duration:00:16:28

Working on the West Coast: Techie lawyers

10/23/2019
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It appears that lawyers with technology skills are the hottest thing in the legal labour market which shows how jobs are becoming more and more specialized. Christian St. Cyr has the scoop who is the Author of the BC Labour Market Report

Duration:00:07:06

Absolute nonsense, says Mr. Fireworks on a fireworks ban

10/23/2019
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You know him best as Mr. Fireworks, but Raymond Greenwood has a few things to say about potentially banning fireworks.

Duration:00:07:23

The call for a ban on buying fireworks

10/23/2019
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A ban on fireworks is the motion proposed by Green Party Councillor Pete Fry who spoke with Lynda. The environment, the effect on animals, injuries are among some of the reasons.

Duration:00:08:29

The Full Show Podcast: Post-election special, a full hour on decriminalization from a policing standpoint, and the medical standpoint, black market pot sales & more!

10/22/2019
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Highlights from this episode: It’s a Liberal minority! Finally, the election is over, and we have a minority government. We talk to an SFU Political Science lecturer, and bring back our pre-election panel to share their thoughts on the results. Decriminalization the way forward? We hear from a medical expert, and we talk to the VPD about it. Is this the way forward to solve Vancouver’s drug crisis? Black market pot Would you be surprised to find out that black market sales are...

Duration:01:07:56

Pot sales on the black market are still thriving

10/22/2019
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This is according to new research from pollster Mario Canseco. He's the President of Research Co.

Duration:00:07:43

The other side of the conversation, we chat to the VPD about decriminalization

10/22/2019
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So we heard from the medical side of things, and now we talk to Inspector Bill Spearn from the VPD Organized Crime Section about the Portugal Model, and looking elsewhere for answers.

Duration:00:10:42

Analyzing the potential impact of decriminalizing drugs

10/22/2019
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It's a conversation that you see floating around every now and then, including finger pointing at politicians who would ever suggest such a thing. We talk to Dr. Scott MacDonald about the potential impact this could have, Lead physician at Providence Health Care’s Crosstown Clinic.

Duration:00:11:40

Our Decision Canada political panel returns to debrief the election

10/22/2019
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We brought them in prior to the election to discuss their expectations, now they return to discuss the results! Alise Mills - Conservative Strategist Stephen Smart - Western Canada General Manager for Hill and Knowlton Strategies. , former Press Secretary for Christy Clark Maria Dobrinskaya - BC Director of the Broadbent Institute Jonina Campbell - Deputy Leader, BC Greens

Duration:00:28:51

The best and foodiest: ghost restaurants

10/22/2019
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Before you ask, no, this isn't haunted restaurants in Vancouver. It's... well, just listen to Richard Wolak explain. Richard Wolak is a Writer/Editor of VancouverFoodster.com; co-host of the CKNW Original Podcast “Food, Glorious Food” at cknw.com

Duration:00:06:27

The day after elxn43, we do a debrief and a what's next?

10/22/2019
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What does the country look like now, and what potential scenarios might play out over the next year and further? To understand this result, we bring in Stewart Prest, a Lecturer in Poli-Sci at SFU.

Duration:00:10:03

The Full Show: A shortened election day edition

10/21/2019
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Today's election day! Before we get into election coverage, we chat about a motion in Surrey to ban people sleeping in vehicles. We talk to voters about their sentiments, and chat to Keith Baldrey about what to expect. 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. Follow the show @Steeletalk on...

Duration:00:29:43

What are your sentiments heading into tomorrow?

10/21/2019
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We could see some big changes when it comes to the leadership of Canada. How do you feel? Fearful? Pessimistic? We roundtable and put the call out to you.

Duration:00:16:21