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The Jon McComb Show

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Jon McComb has been on CKNW for more than 35 years and has been instrumental in building CKNW into the position of Vancouver’s news and opinion leader. Respected, smart and passionate, Jon is tough but empathetic and will tackle any issue that is important. Genuine, unpredictable, funny and always entertaining, the Jon McComb Show is the perfect mix of what you want to know and why. With full social integration Jon and the team will cover the news and events of the day and will be telling the stories that make Vancouver great.

Jon McComb has been on CKNW for more than 35 years and has been instrumental in building CKNW into the position of Vancouver’s news and opinion leader. Respected, smart and passionate, Jon is tough but empathetic and will tackle any issue that is important. Genuine, unpredictable, funny and always entertaining, the Jon McComb Show is the perfect mix of what you want to know and why. With full social integration Jon and the team will cover the news and events of the day and will be telling the stories that make Vancouver great.

Location:

Vancouver, BC

Networks:

Curiouscast

Description:

Jon McComb has been on CKNW for more than 35 years and has been instrumental in building CKNW into the position of Vancouver’s news and opinion leader. Respected, smart and passionate, Jon is tough but empathetic and will tackle any issue that is important. Genuine, unpredictable, funny and always entertaining, the Jon McComb Show is the perfect mix of what you want to know and why. With full social integration Jon and the team will cover the news and events of the day and will be telling the stories that make Vancouver great.

Language:

English

Contact:

Suite 2000 - 700 West Georgia St. Vancouver, BC Canada V7Y 1K9 1-877-399-9898


Episodes

CKNW Mornings:Terrorism Sticks in Canadian System, RCMP Lie About Facial Recognition & 10 Years Since the Gold Medal Goal

2/28/2020
Chapter 1 - Reports obtained by Global News suggest Canadian terrorism offenders are coming out of the justice system still radicalized. Guest: Stewart Bell, Global News investigative journalist. Chapter 2 - The RCMP are now admitting to using facial recognition software and federal politicians are now set to examine the privacy risks that surround the technology. Guest: Ann Cavoukian, Privacy by Design Centre Chapter 3 - The first week of the Cullen Commission is over. Has anything new...

Duration:00:34:18

CKNW Mornings: Blockade Fires, Single Event Betting & Clear Direction on Climate Change

2/27/2020
Chapter 1 - More trouble in Ontario as blockades on the CN Rail lines through Tyendinaga continue. Chapter 2 - Sports betting in Canada is a complicated business but Conservative MP Kevin Waugh wants to change the law to allow what’s called single-event betting. Guest: Kevin Waugh, Conservative MP Chapter 3 - The Calgary Chamber of Commerce is calling for Alberta to lead in natural resource development AND solve climate change through innovation. Guest: Sandip Lalli, President & CEO of...

Duration:00:38:25

View From Victoria: Pipelines Helping Communities

2/27/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:09:31

Making Cents of the Markets

2/26/2020
Making Cents of the Market: This is Making Cents of the Markets with Senior Vice President & Sr. Portfolio Mgr at Raymond James Lori Pinkowski. As always if you have any questions you can contact her team directly at 604-915-LORI or visit pinkowski.ca.

Duration:00:10:25

View From Victoria: Protests and Insurance

2/26/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:09:39

CKNW Mornings: Rail Blockades, Waxed and Taxed & Property Tax Relief

2/25/2020
Chapter 1 - We get an update on the rail blockades as the tracks through Tyendinaga are clear, but a new blockade near Hamilton is causing service disruptions. Guest: Kamil Karamali, Global News Reporter Chapter 2 - The Royal London Wax Museum in Victoria closed in 2010 so what happened to the old wax figures? Chapter 3 - We break down day 1 of the Cullen Commission and we can’t talk about accountability for money laundering in this province without talking to Sam Cooper. Guest: Sam...

Duration:00:30:42

View From Victoria: Turning Money Laundering Political

2/25/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:09:33

CKNW Mornings: Bailing on Billions, Money Laundering Questions & COVID-19 Globally

2/24/2020
Chapter 1 - A $20-billion oil sands project is over before it began. Why is the company pulling out of Canada? Guest: Derek DeCloet, Managing Editor at Bloomberg Canada. Chapter 2 - BC’s attorney general hopes an inquiry into money laundering will answer lingering questions about how the criminal activity flourished in the province. Guest: Brock Martland, Senior Commission Counsel Chapter 3 - AND The WHO provided a status update on the state of COVID-19 globally. So what’s happening with...

Duration:00:23:11

View From Victoria: Blockades, Shutdowns & Naming Names

2/24/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:10:55

CKNW Mornings: Big Spenders in BC, Crossing Wires & Ignoring Climate Concerns

2/21/2020
Chapter 1 - A new poll shows that BC residents identify themselves as “spenders” more than any other province. Guest: Jake Wang, Edward Jones advisor. Chapter 2 - There is a discussion happening on whether regulators should allow for more competition in the wireless market in order to bring down rates. Guest: Timothy Denton, former CRTC Commissioner, chairman of Internet Society Canada. Chapter 3 - Are adults who allow underage drinking in their home liable for what happens if they’re...

Duration:00:45:08

View From Victoria: Nothing To Settle

2/21/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:10:41

CKNW Mornings: Bloomberg Debates, Blockade Talks & Another Olympic Bid for Vancouver?

2/20/2020
Chapter 1 - We recap how Michael Bloomberg did in his first democratic debate. Guest: Reggie Cecchini, Global News Washington Correspondent. Chapter 2 - We talk about the anti-pipeline blockades and how the B.C. and federal governments are responding. Chapter 3 - AND The chair of the 2010 Vancouver Olympics John Furlong is pitching a bid for the 2030 Olympic Games to come to Vancouver. Could we see that happen? Guest: Jenn Palma, Global News Reporter. Guest: Charles Gauthier, President...

Duration:00:44:11

View From Victoria: Talk of the Protesters

2/20/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:09:47

CKNW Mornings:Trudeau Meets with Leaders Minus Scheer, Gen Squeeze Budget Reaction & Polling for Protesters

2/19/2020
Chapter 1 - Justin Trudeau convened a meeting of party leaders to discuss the ongoing rail blockades and infrastructure disruptions. Is there a plan? Guest: Mike le Couteur, Global National correspondent Chapter 2 - The BC Government has unveiled their new budget and we take a look at the pros and cons with the non-partisan group Generation Squeeze and BC’s Finance Minister Carole James. Guest: Paul Kershaw, founder of Generation Squeeze Guest: Finance Minister Carole James Chapter 3 -...

Duration:00:39:37

Making Cents of the Markets

2/19/2020
Making Cents of the Market: This is Making Cents of the Markets with Senior Vice President & Sr. Portfolio Mgr at Raymond James Lori Pinkowski. As always if you have any questions you can contact her team directly at 604-915-LORI or visit pinkowski.ca.

Duration:00:10:57

View From Victoria: Breaking Down the Budget

2/19/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:10:27

CKNW Mornings: Blocking the Ports, COVID-19 Updates & Seeing The Sign

2/18/2020
Chapter 1 - The Rail blockade is having negative impacts on the Port of Vancouver. Global News reporter Jenn Palma is reporting on the effects of these Canada wide protests this morning. Chapter 2 - BC’s Provincial Health Officer responds to concerns raised by the CFNU over the spread of COVID-19 in Canada. Guest: Bonnie Henry, BC Provincial Health Officer Chapter 3 - A familiar sight has returned to the Hollywood Theatre in Kitsilano, and it’s hard to miss! Guest: Paul Dobson, Mainland...

Duration:00:20:55

View From Victoria: Preview Of the Budget

2/18/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Province Columnist Mike Smyth, break down the big headlines of the day.

Duration:00:09:42

CKNW Mornings: Warning About COVID-19, PM Cancels Trip & Budget Preview

2/17/2020
Chapter 1 - The Canadian Nurses Unions is warning that not enough protection in place to avoid spreading the coronavirus as Canadians are returning home and being quarantined. Guest: Linda Silas, CFNU President Chapter 2 - The Prime Minister has cancelled a planned vacation to convene a meeting of the Incident Response Group to address the infrastructure disruptions across the country. Guest: David Akin, Chief Political Correspondent Chapter 3 - AND The Throne Speech last week turned...

Duration:00:26:47