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Simi Sara is an award winning journalist, having spent 5 years with CKNW and more than 10 years in local television. She is personable, humble and real. She brings everyday common sense to Vancouver’s daily conversation. Simi’s passion for storytelling allows people to tell her what’s on their mind. Listen to The Simi Sara Show on 980 CKNW weekdays from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Simi Sara is an award winning journalist, having spent 5 years with CKNW and more than 10 years in local television. She is personable, humble and real. She brings everyday common sense to Vancouver’s daily conversation. Simi’s passion for storytelling allows people to tell her what’s on their mind. Listen to The Simi Sara Show on 980 CKNW weekdays from 10 AM to 2 PM.
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Vancouver, BC

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Curiouscast

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Simi Sara is an award winning journalist, having spent 5 years with CKNW and more than 10 years in local television. She is personable, humble and real. She brings everyday common sense to Vancouver’s daily conversation. Simi’s passion for storytelling allows people to tell her what’s on their mind. Listen to The Simi Sara Show on 980 CKNW weekdays from 10 AM to 2 PM.

Twitter:

@simisara980

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English

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Suite 2000 - 700 West Georgia St. Vancouver, BC Canada V7Y 1K9 (604) 280-9898


Episodes

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Mon Mar 25th 2019

3/25/2019
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Chapter 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 Vote in @simisara980's 🔥 question of the day: Later in the program we’re going to be talking to an organization doing deep-sea tours to observe the wreckage of the Titanic. If you had the choice, would you rather go deep down under the sea, up into space, or is your bucket list destination more conventional? Chapter 2 Mueller Report - No Collusion It’s a great day for Donald Trump. We’ve all heard the United States President exclaim ‘no...

Duration:00:51:27

Simi’s loser and winner of the day

3/25/2019
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Loser Winner

Duration:00:03:22

How deep is the money laundering situation in this province?

3/25/2019
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In January 2008, a team of U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agents travelled to Ottawa to meet with RCMP leaders. They had stunning news. The DEA said an elite group of Middle East narco-terrorists in Colombia was using Canada as a key money laundering hub. Guest: Sam Cooper Global Investigative Journalist

Duration:00:10:29

Apple enters the world of streaming

3/25/2019
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It’s always huge news when Apple hosts a conference, and they’re having one today with some huge announcements including a brand new streaming service. Guest: Mike Agerbo Host of Get Connected

Duration:00:07:09

Taking a tour of the Titanic

3/25/2019
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This could be a dream come true for many people looking to check off their bucket-list. Diving 3,800 meters down into the depths of the ocean in a submarine to see the last remnants of the Titanic. While the cost of a ticket is quite high, the experience would no doubt be a once in a lifetime experience. Guest: Stockton Rush CEO Ocean Gate, Inc.

Duration:00:09:46

Travel Best Bets: Tips for Preventing Jet Lag

3/25/2019
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Deals: Guest: Claire Newell President and Founder of Travel Best Bets

Duration:00:10:16

Mueller Report - No Collusion

3/25/2019
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It’s a great day for Donald Trump. We’ve all heard the United States President exclaim ‘no collusion’ time and time again, well now those words actually have meaning. The Mueller report has concluded that President Trump did not commit a crime, but it doesn’t go so far as to exonerate him. Guest: Reggie Cecchini Global National Washington Producer

Duration:00:07:43

Theresa May fears lack of confidence

3/25/2019
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Theresa May has made comments expressing a lack of faith in a Brexit deal coming to fruition, saying there isn’t enough support yet for a third meaningful vote on a deal. She made comments echoing that sentiment earlier today in the House of Commons. Guest: Redmond Shannon Europe Correspondent for Global News

Duration:00:08:02

Researcher finds that changing the way doctors work and how they get paid will lead to more family doctors

3/25/2019
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A Vancouver doctor says the tentative agreement British Columbia recently reached with the province's 14,000 doctors doesn't do enough to change family medicine and address what she describes as a crisis in primary care. Guest: Dr. Rita McCracken Physician Researcher at UBC

Duration:00:09:27

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

3/25/2019
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Vote in @simisara980's 🔥 question of the day: Later in the program we’re going to be talking to an organization doing deep-sea tours to observe the wreckage of the Titanic. If you had the choice, would you rather go deep down under the sea, up into space, or is your bucket list destination more conventional?

Duration:00:03:40

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Fri mar 22nd 2019

3/22/2019
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Chapter 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 Vote in @simisara980's 🔥 question of the day: The 300 residents in the village of Port Clements on Haida Gwaii now have cellphone service for the first time ever. So today we’re asking: has your cellphone been a welcome or unwelcome presence in your life? Chapter 2 Driver of semi involved in Humboldt crash sentenced to eight years in prison The Humboldt Broncos has released a statement. In it, they say: The Humboldt Broncos organization...

Duration:00:43:57

Simi’s loser and winner of the day

3/22/2019
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Loser Winner

Duration:00:05:21

Chinese importers have stopped buying Canadian canola seed, according to an industry group

3/22/2019
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There’s a potentially big hit to the pocketbooks of western Canadian farmers, just weeks away from spring seeding. Canola seed exporters have told the Canola Council of Canada that Chinese importers are currently unwilling to purchase their product. The reports come weeks after China's foreign ministry blocked imports from one of Canada's largest grain producers, Richardson International, citing fears of insect infestation. At the time, some suggested the move was retaliation for Canada's...

Duration:00:09:54

My first impressions of Costco: a newcomer to Vancouver visits the store for the first time

3/22/2019
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Show Producer Alan Regan first moved to Vancouver almost five years ago, and ticked most things off his bucket list in that time, but one thing remained: a trip to Costco. A few weeks back, he went to the Costco in Downtown Vancouver. Guest: Alan Regan Simi Sara Show producer

Duration:00:10:57

What factors did the judge consider when deciding to sentence the Humboldt driver to eight years in prison?

3/22/2019
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The Crown prosecutor argued that the truck driver who caused the deadly Humboldt Broncos crash should serve 10 years in prison. In the end, Jaskirat Singh Sidhu of Calgary received an eight-year prison sentence. He pleaded guilty to 29 counts of dangerous driving. The court in Melfort, Saskatchewan heard he blew through a stop sign and into the path of the junior hockey team's bus in rural Saskatchewan last April. 16 people died and 13 were injured. We wanted to learn more about the...

Duration:00:11:07

B.C.-developed robot simulates moms to reduce premature babies’ pain

3/22/2019
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Specialized hospital units that deal with the sickest newborn babies could soon have a new tool in their toolbox. A group of British Columbia researchers has developed a new robot that could help soothe and comfort premature babies at BC Women’s Hospital. Guest: Dr Liisa Holsti Canada research chair in neonatal health and development and an occupational therapist with BC Women’s Hospital

Duration:00:07:38

Driver of semi involved in Humboldt crash sentenced to eight years in prison

3/22/2019
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The Humboldt Broncos has released a statement. In it, they say: The Humboldt Broncos organization is thankful that this legal matter has been resolved and that Mr. Sidhu is being held to account for his careless actions on April 6, 2018. As was stated before, it is appreciated that Mr. Sidhu took responsibility for his actions and that he spared the survivors, families and the community from reliving this tragedy during a trial. Humboldt Broncos President Jamie Brockman says: “This past...

Duration:00:08:24

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

3/22/2019
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Vote in @simisara980's 🔥 question of the day: The 300 residents in the village of Port Clements on Haida Gwaii now have cellphone service for the first time ever. So today we’re asking: has your cellphone been a welcome or unwelcome presence in your life?

Duration:00:01:08

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Thurs Mar 21st 2019

3/21/2019
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Chapter 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 Vote in @simisara980's 🔥 question of the day: A recent poll found the majority of US parents are still doing mundane tasks for their adult children, like reminding them of deadlines and making their appointments. What age were your kids when you let them fend for themselves? Chapter 2 Alberta drivers save hundreds a year on their auto insurance: IBC report British Columbia may have the weather and the ocean but Alberta gets a deal when it...

Duration:00:57:19

Simi’s loser and winner of the day

3/21/2019
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We have a double winner today! Winner Winner

Duration:00:04:28