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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.

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@simisara980

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English

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Episodes

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - How can the federal parties work together to form a government? The Green Party gains three seats, but falls short of the breakthrough & more...

10/22/2019
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Chapter 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @SimiSara980’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you think a minority government is good for Canada? #elxn43 #cdnpoli Chapter 2 How can the federal parties work together to form a government? It’s the day after the federal election, and some of the leaders have emerged to speak to the media this morning. NDP leader Jagmeet Singh says he's not worried about questions of his leadership when the so-called NDP surge resulted in the party actually...

Duration:01:05:44

Journalist Anna Mehler Paperny details depression in the first person

10/22/2019
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Award-winning journalist Anna Mehler Paperny's stunning memoir chronicles with courageous honesty and uncommon eloquence her experience of depression and her quest to explore what we know and don't know about this disease that afflicts almost a fifth of the population--providing an invaluable guide to a system struggling to find solutions. Guest: Anna Mehler Paperny Award winning journalist Author of the new book, Hello I Want To Die Please Fix Me

Duration:00:12:54

The Green Party gains three seats, but falls short of the breakthrough

10/22/2019
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In an election campaign where the threat of climate change loomed large, Canada’s Green Party had its best result to date but failed to make a major breakthrough. The party regained both of its seats in B.C. — one held by Leader Elizabeth May, the other by Paul Manly. In Fredericton, N.B., Jenica Atwin defeated a Liberal incumbent to give the Green Party its third victory. Guest: Elizabeth May Federal Green Party Leader

Duration:00:12:25

Your feedback on the election campaign

10/22/2019
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Let’s bring you up to speed now with how the nation’s politics is looking this lunchtime. We woke up this morning with no one party having a majority of the seats in the next term in the House of Commons. And so today, we’ve been hearing from the leaders of the NDP and the Conservatives and gaining clues as to how this new kind of politics might work. Let’s start with Jagmeet Singh. He was first out of the blocks this morning at a press conference in Burnaby, right near the Metropolis at...

Duration:00:10:03

What history tells us about minority governments in Canada

10/22/2019
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Guest: Prof Richard Johnston UBC political scientist

Duration:00:11:22

How can the federal parties work together to form a government?

10/22/2019
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It’s the day after the federal election, and some of the leaders have emerged to speak to the media this morning. NDP leader Jagmeet Singh says he's not worried about questions of his leadership when the so-called NDP surge resulted in the party actually losing 15 seats in yesterday's election. Singh says he hasn't spoken to Justin Trudeau about how the minority Parliament will work, but says he is open to anything. Guest: Richard Zussman Global News Online Legislative Reporter

Duration:00:12:23

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

10/22/2019
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It’s @SimiSara980’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you think a minority government is good for Canada? #elxn43 #cdnpoli

Duration:00:03:35

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Surrey council to consider ban on sleeping overnight in RVs, vans on city streets, Former captain details sexism, alleged abuse in Canadian military in new memoir & more...

10/21/2019
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Chapter 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @SimiSara980’s 🔥 question of the day: Surrey City Council votes tonight on whether to effectively ban people from sleeping in RVs and campers on city streets. Would you support this ban? #SurreyBC Chapter 2 Surrey council to consider ban on sleeping overnight in RVs, vans on city streets Surrey city council is set to consider a proposal tonight that would effectively make it illegal to sleep overnight in RVs and other large vehicles...

Duration:00:54:36

Travel Best Bets: the sites that closed because of tourist overcrowding

10/21/2019
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DEALS: 6 Night Las Vegas Cruise & Stay May 11 Air, 3 nights hotel in Las Vegas, 3 night cruise & transfers $599 + $400 tax (999) Honolulu Jan 9, 23 or 30 Air & 7 nights hotel (Sheraton Princess) $839 + $246 tax (1085) Riviera Maya, Mexico Nov 21 or 28 Air & 7 nights in a 4.5-star beachfront all-inclusive resort $825 + $460 tax (1285) Guest: Claire Newell President and Founder of Travel Best Bets

Duration:00:08:44

It’s election night in Canada!

10/21/2019
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People are out voting in Canada's 43rd general election. Keep in on CKNW for complete coverage, results, and analysis beginning at 4pm. Expect the first results after 4:30pm our time. Guest: David Akin Chief Political Correspondent, Global News

Duration:00:10:42

CKNW Leadership: Stan Fuller

10/21/2019
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Earls is known for its delicious food, but it's Founder and CEO Stan Fuller's leadership style that has contributed to the company's recipe for success... Listen to this report from CKNW Contributor Claire Allen…

Duration:00:05:30

Decision Canada: how’s turnout looking in Metro Vancouver?

10/21/2019
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People are out voting in Canada's 43rd general election. Keep in on CKNW for complete coverage, results, and analysis beginning at 4pm. Expect the first results after 4:30pm our time. Guest: Jennifer Palma Global News Reporter

Duration:00:04:33

Former captain details sexism, alleged abuse in Canadian military in new memoir

10/21/2019
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In her inspiring, compelling debut memoir, Kelly S. Thomson chronicles the experiences of a female captain serving in the Canadian Armed Forces, and her journey to make space for herself in a traditionally masculine world. Guest: Kelly S. Thompson Former Captain in the Canadian Armed Force Author of the new book, Girls Need Not Apply: Field Notes from the Forces.

Duration:00:10:50

Meet the man who spotted a rare bird in the Victoria area this weekend

10/21/2019
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Bird enthusiasts in the Victoria area report seeing a rare yellow-browed warbler, which has never been seen before in Canada, and only once in North America outside of Alaska. The migratory warbler typically spends its winters in the tropical climates of south Asia, and sometimes in Western Europe. The bird was spotted Friday in an area known as Panama Flats and on Saturday morning about 100 birders went looking for it -- which to their delight made another brief appearance. Guest:...

Duration:00:11:04

Surrey council to consider ban on sleeping overnight in RVs, vans on city streets

10/21/2019
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Surrey city council is set to consider a proposal tonight that would effectively make it illegal to sleep overnight in RVs and other large vehicles on city streets. The staff report recommends council amend the city’s bylaws to ban people from occupying a motorhome or camper on Surrey roads between 10pm and 6am. If approved, those vehicles would also not be allowed to park for more than three hours outside public parks, schools, churches or homes between 6am and 10pm, and cannot be...

Duration:00:08:21

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

10/21/2019
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It’s @SimiSara980’s 🔥 question of the day: Surrey City Council votes tonight on whether to effectively ban people from sleeping in RVs and campers on city streets. Would you support this ban? #SurreyBC

Duration:00:02:47