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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 Podcast | Oppenheimer decampment | Fines for fighting | Harbour Air electric plane, & more!

12/10/2019
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Oppenheimer Park We’ve talked about Oppenheimer Park, ad nauseam on our program. It seems like there will finally be some action. Fines for fighting So much violence in the streets of downtown Vancouver. Will doubling fines for fighting from 500 to 1000 dollars prevent it from happening? First Electric Seaplane! Right here in Vancouver! 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...

Duration:01:28:18

Flying with Air Canada? Haha, good luck!

12/10/2019
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Wait times over an hour? You can't wait on hold? What the heck?!

Duration:00:08:30

Vancouver makes history with the first electric sea plane

12/10/2019
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Harbour Air has made history, and Eric has the details.

Duration:00:08:05

Housing prices down, what about your tax bill?

12/10/2019
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Unfortunately this isn't a 1:1 process. Tina Ireland with BC Assessment joins us to talk about how this works, and why your tax bill likely won't be seeing a decrease.

Duration:00:05:00

Vancouver city council voting on budget, but...

12/10/2019
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Things have been.. pushed back. City Councillor Sarah Kirby-Yung gives us the details.

Duration:00:10:53

Former Rebel Media employee joins the NPA, and is in-studio

12/10/2019
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Lynda Steele chats with Christopher Wilson, now an NPA Fundraising Chair and Director.

Duration:00:11:24

Roundtable on fines for fighting, and your calls!

12/10/2019
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Will fines alleviate anything?

Duration:00:08:37

Higher fines for fighting enough to stop it from happening?

12/10/2019
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Fights on the Granville Strip, fights in Yaletown, sometimes fatal... What's going to stop this? Doubling the fines already in place to a thousand dollars? We talk to the Chair of Bar Watch, Curtis Robinson. He's also a former police officer.

Duration:00:08:16

Is shoplifting on the rise? Not so, says the VPD

12/10/2019
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What is on the rise are violent theft attempts. Aaron Roed with the VPD has more.

Duration:00:07:08

Unpacking the VPD's deep dive into the opioid crisis

12/10/2019
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We're joined by Inspector Bill Spearn with the VPD Organized Crime Section, who shares the findings of the VPD's deep dive into the ongoing opioid crisis that is plaguing the lower mainland.

Duration:00:09:13

The Best and the Foodiest holiday gifts for friends!

12/10/2019
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Richard Wolak is back, and he's got some gift ideas. Especially if your friends are foodies. Richard is Writer/Editor of VancouverFoodster.com; co-host of the CKNW Original Podcast “Food, Glorious Food” at cknw.com

Duration:00:07:04

Is the end of the Oppenheimer Park encampment nigh?

12/10/2019
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A conditional injunction has been announced for Oppenheimer Park. We talk to Chrissy Brett, someone who speaks for some of the people camped out at Oppenheimer.

Duration:00:05:54

Changes coming to the not so popular speculation tax

12/10/2019
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New exemptions are in place, but some people are still scratching their heads. We talk to Rob Shaw from the Vancouver Sun as well as get comment from the Mayor of Belcarra.

Duration:00:10:23

The Full Show Podcast w/ Jody Vance! | Skytrain shutdown looms! | Sanctioned Tent City in Vancouver? | NPA disarray & more!

12/9/2019
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Skytrain strike?! Monday December the 9th is the last chance for the SkyTrain union CUPE 7000 and Translink to get a deal done. Otherwise, beginning Tuesday, a three day strike will commence. This will mean a full on shutdown. Sanctioned tent city San Diego has done just this. A tent city, completely sanctioned by the city. If you take a look at pictures of this tent city, it actually looks like it runs very very smoothly. NPA DISARRAY!! George Affleck joins the studio, formerly with...

Duration:01:20:01

Planning on breaking the bank for the holidays? Here's some advice

12/9/2019
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We hear from Irene Fong, menu planner for Chefs Plate and former senior food editor for Canadian Living. There's ways to do it, without going bankrupt!

Duration:00:13:56

Are you okay? Yes, you

12/9/2019
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Sometimes that might be what someone needs to hear to get through the day. A simple, "Are you okay?" We chat a little bit about mental health.

Duration:00:09:44

The NPA takes a right turn

12/9/2019
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A lot of controversy stemming from the NPA party. Departures, scandal.. George Affleck is no stranger to the NPA party, and joins Jody for a chat about what happened.

Duration:00:15:25

Would you support a sanctioned tent city?

12/9/2019
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San Diego has done just this with the 'Alpha Project', and it has been a success. No model will be perfect, but is it beneficial to what we're doing in Vancouver? We first touch base with Charles Gauthier of the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association, then hear from Tricia Barker with the Park Board.

Duration:00:07:48

The 2020 Golden Globes: And the nominees are...

12/9/2019
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Streaming services seem to be running the gamut when it comes to the nominees. Are streaming services the future? Which services do our listeners subscribe to? What about cable?

Duration:00:16:29

This week in BC politics: Skytrain!

12/9/2019
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Keith Baldrey, Global BC Legislative Bureau Chief provides some insight in the skytrain labour dispute with his vast history covering labour issues in the Province.

Duration:00:08:54