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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

Description:

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: COVID-19 Pandemic - March 27th, 2020 | Federal support for business | Social distancing working? | Author Janie Brown | SOAP & more!

3/27/2020
Continuing coverage of COVID-19 Today’s top stories: The federal government announces support for small businesses. Provincial health officials are suggesting they have proof that social distancing is working here in B.C. Great news! Stressed out working from home or not working at all? We have some resources to help you. Eric Chapman teaches you about Soap. And Amir Ali talks to author Janie Brown, about her very relevant book, Radical Acts of Love. Remember to wash your hands,...

Duration:01:28:08

Between the lines with Janie Brown: Radical Acts of Love

3/27/2020
Janie Brown is the author of Radical Acts of Love: How we find hope at the end of life. Her book is about experiences and conversations she's had with people near the end of life. This book is extremely relevant for all of us feeling fear or grief in this time. You can find the book on Amazon, but if you'd like to support local, go to: www.banyen.com/products/radical-acts-love

Duration:00:21:57

Construction worker symptomatic with COVID-19, after raising concerns

3/27/2020
A construction worker we spoke to last week, raised the alarm about poor working conditions. A week later, he now has symptoms. We get an update from him.

Duration:00:06:23

Talking to a frontline worker in the DTES

3/27/2020
Our guest who will be referred to as 'frank', is suggesting a more violent atmosphere in the downtown eastside during this pandemic.

Duration:00:05:42

COVID-19 causing increase in break-ins for businesses

3/27/2020
We chat with David Hawksworth, someone on the receiving end of this kind of behaviour.

Duration:00:06:14

Coping with stress, depression and worse during COVID-19

3/27/2020
Eric is working from home, and stressful situations have arisen being trapped at home during this time. Eric tells his story, offers some resources to help, and then we chat with Mark Smith. Mark Smith is a Family therapist based in Vancouver.

Duration:00:13:07

Talking to a physician who is assessing COVID-19 patients

3/27/2020
Yvette Lu is a family physician. She has assessed patients with COVID-19. We chat with her about her practice.

Duration:00:05:45

Tracking systems being put in place to track quarantine violators

3/27/2020
Will some might find this to be a breach of privacy, the importance cannot be argued. The technology requires a wristband to be worn. For more on this tech, we chat with Wayne Lloyd - President of TRACEsafe Technologies, based in Vancouver

Duration:00:09:55

BIV on the air: COVID-19 shaming and judging

3/27/2020
While people have been really positive and hopeful during this pandemic, some have.. not been so gracious. With more on this we have Kirk LaPointe, Publisher and Editor-In-Chief of Business in Vancouver.

Duration:00:05:37

Federal support for small business enough?

3/27/2020
Trudeau announced today that the federal government was going to do a lot more for small businesses. We talk to two small business owners about what they heard: Andrea Piccolo Owner Prado Cafe & 7 other cafes James Iranzad Partner, Gooseneck Hospitality Owner of Wildebeest, Bells & Whistles, Lucky Taco, Bufala Kerrisdale and Bufala

Duration:00:12:04

A positive side-effect of COVID-19

3/26/2020
Eric Chapman fills you in.

Duration:00:04:11

The Full Show Podcast: COVID-19 Pandemic - March 26th - Big DTES announcement | Senior support incoming | Jann Arden & more!

3/26/2020
We’ll be continuing coverage of this pandemic for as long as is warranted. Today's highlights: Remember to wash your hands, self-isolate unless it is an emergency, and stay home at all costs if you are sick. 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. Listen live online at globalnews.ca/radio/cknw/ 2-6 PM! Follow the team on Twitter: Lynda Steele...

Duration:01:05:21

A hero you might not be familiar with

3/26/2020
Sapan Behar is a Registered Respiratory Therapist at Royal Columbian Hospital. These people right now are truly unsung heroes. We chat with Sapan about his work.

Duration:00:07:14

A chat with Jann Arden

3/26/2020
A friend of the show, we connect with Jann Arden.

Duration:00:09:18

The Political Panel: Government response to COVID-19

3/26/2020
How has leadership handled this pandemic? Municipally, federally, and provincially? Have we done enough? We ask our political panel. Sandy Garossino is Former Crown prosecutor and Columnist with the National Observer Stephen Smart is Western Canada General Manager for Hill and Knowlton Strategies. Former Legislative Bureau Chief for CBC. Former Press Secretary to the Premier of B.C.

Duration:00:14:58

Landlords react to new rental measures

3/26/2020
How are landlords impacted by yesterday's announcements? We chat with David Hutniak, CEO of Landlord BC.

Duration:00:09:41

Vancouver uniting at a distance

3/26/2020
If you're wondering why you're hearing a commotion around 7 PM, it's people in all parts of the city making noise for healthcare workers and other first responders. We chat about this with Rory Richards.She started the 7 o’clock applause in Vancouver’s West End.

Duration:00:07:45

Help on the way for seniors affected by this pandemic

3/26/2020
Isobel Mackenzie is the seniors advocate for B.C. She joins us to tell us what the province is doing to help seniors.

Duration:00:04:22

Major announcements in regard to the DTES. A safe supply on the way?

3/26/2020
With concerns being raised about a shortage of drugs for addicts in the Downtown Eastside, and flags being raised about possible violence in relation to this, the city today announced that they have federal approval for a safe supply. Mayor Kennedy Stewart has more information.

Duration:00:10:42