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


Episodes

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Protest shuts down BC Ferries this morning / Blue Monday

1/20/2020
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CHAPTER 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @jillreport’s 🔥 question of the day: The @ParkBoard is meeting for the first time in 2020 tonight and, surprisingly, Oppenheimer Park is not on the agenda. How would you say the Park Board has dealt with the controversial issue? CHAPTER 2 Protest shuts down BC Ferries this morning Protestors shut down a BC Ferry Terminal this morning in Solidarity with Wet’suwet’en. Guest: Kolin Sutherland-Wlson Spokesperson for Solidarity with...

Duration:00:58:23

Travel Best Bets

1/20/2020
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DEALS: Maui, Hawaii May 26 - June 17 Air & 7 nights condo in Kaanapali (10 minutes from Lahaina; on Kaanapali Golf Course) $749 + $260 tax (1009) Riviera Maya, MX Feb 24, Apr 3, 6 or 10 Air & 7 nights in a 4-star beachfront all-inclusive resort $799 + $549 tax (1298) 16 Night Fire & Ice Explorer May 23 Air, 16 night cruise, $60 US onboard credit & transfers (Ft. Lauderdale, St. John’s, Reykjavik, Isafjordur, Akureyri, Shetland Islands, London) Book by Jan 25!! $2299 +...

Duration:00:10:20

What taxes will the Royals have to pay in Canada? FOR VIDEO

1/20/2020
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With Harry and Meghan reportedly set to move to BC, what taxes would they be forced to pay here? Guest: Kris Sims Canadian Taxpayers Federation, BC Director

Duration:00:11:02

Blue Monday

1/20/2020
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The third Monday of January is often referred to as Blue Monday – unofficially the most depressing day of the year. But what is it about this time of year that makes people feel so gloomy and what can be done to address the problem? Guest: Myriam Juda Adjunct Professor, SFU Department of Psychology

Duration:00:08:00

Update on Meng Wanzhou

1/20/2020
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Meng Wanzhou’s extradition hearing has just broken for lunch. Guest: Aaron McArthur Global BC Reporter

Duration:00:03:46

Oppenheimer Park response left off park board agenda for first meeting since homicide

1/20/2020
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On the public agenda for the Vancouver Park Board’s first meeting of 2020 Monday, a key issue is noticeably absent: what to do about Oppenheimer Park. Guest: Theodora Lamb Strathcona BIA Executive Director

Duration:00:08:42

What do you need to know about dog bites?

1/20/2020
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Talking about a court case that could have a huge impact for dogs in BC. Guest: Rebeka Breder Animal Law Lawyer

Duration:00:11:18

‘This is about our dignity’: Green MLA, MP meet with Indigenous pipeline opponents in northern B.C.

1/20/2020
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Members of the provincial and federal Green parties travelled to northern B.C. this weekend to meet with Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs and other opponents of a natural gas pipeline set to run through their ancestral lands. Guest: Paul Manly Green Party MP, Nanaimo-Ladysmith

Duration:00:07:32

Protest shuts down BC Ferries this morning

1/20/2020
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Protestors shut down a BC Ferry Terminal this morning in Solidarity with Wet’suwet’en. Guest: Kolin Sutherland-Wlson Spokesperson for Solidarity with Wet’suwet’en Member of Gitxsan nation

Duration:00:10:11

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

1/20/2020
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It’s @jillreport’s 🔥 question of the day: The @ParkBoard is meeting for the first time in 2020 tonight and, surprisingly, Oppenheimer Park is not on the agenda. How would you say the Park Board has dealt with the controversial issue?

Duration:00:02:52

The Best Of The Simi Sara Show: Flu Shots, Money Laundering, & More!

1/17/2020
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Chapter 1 Hot question of the day It’s @JodyVance’s hot question of the day: After a snow day, and nightmare few days on the roads, there’s a debate about making snow tires mandatory for all drivers from October to April. VOTE! @cknw @jodyvance No WAY, too FAR! Yes, stop the madnessOther (tell in comments) You can vote on Twitter at @CKNW. You can also call the CKNW Buzz Line at (604) 331-BUZZ (2899) and leave your vote there! Chapter 2 BC Liberals say they will hand over documents on...

Duration:00:56:26

Free fentanyl test strips to be distributed in Vancouver Coastal Health region

1/17/2020
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Vancouver coastal health has introduced new fentanyl test kits. For the first time in British Columbia, the public will be able to check drugs at home with take-home fentanyl test strips. Guest: Dr. Mark Lysyshyn, Vancouver Coastal Health Medical Health Officer

Duration:00:10:02

Even more confusion over BC’s Distracted Driving Laws

1/17/2020
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Where do you keep your phone when you drive? For real, where is it? That’s where the plug in is, and so it sits on my centre console. Apparently that’s a no no given what has been happening with folks being ticketed for having their phones within reach. Kyla Lee joins us on the line on yet another OVERTURNED ticket for having a cell phone in a cup holder. Guest: Kyla Lee, Lawyer, Acumen Law

Duration:00:09:26

Wally Oppal on Money Laundering

1/17/2020
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We’re trying to get answers on why there are no consequences to date on the Money Laundering file. One of the people who may have answers is former BC Attorney General Wally Oppal. Guest: Wally Oppal, Former BC Attorney General

Duration:00:15:50

Flu Update

1/17/2020
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Canada's chief public health officer says an early spike in a strain of influenza B this flu season has sent more children to hospital. Doctor Theresa Tam says influenza B doesn't usually peak until February or later, but the strain is circulating across the country, along with a strain of influenza A, which typically targets the elderly. She says the double dose of both influenza A and B strains has not been seen in Canada since 2015. Guest: Gianni Del Negro, Pharmacist with London Drugs

Duration:00:08:30

BC Liberals say they will hand over documents on money laundering

1/17/2020
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Sam Cooper and John Hua have been instrumental in unearthing the depth of money laundering and the evils of associated organized crime; it’s been shocking revelation after shocking revelation. With seemingly zero consequences. We bring in former crown prosecutor Sandy Garrossino, current columnist with the national observer. Guest: Sandy Garrosino, Columnist with the National Observer

Duration:00:14:01

Weather update - more snow in the forecast

1/17/2020
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We check in with Global BC meteorologist Mark Madryga for a look ahead at the weather.

Duration:00:08:06

Hot question of the day

1/17/2020
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It’s @JodyVance’s hot question of the day: After a snow day, and nightmare few days on the roads, there’s a debate about making snow tires mandatory for all drivers from October to April. VOTE! @cknw @jodyvance No WAY, too FAR! Yes, stop the madnessOther (tell in comments) You can vote on Twitter at @CKNW. You can also call the CKNW Buzz Line at (604) 331-BUZZ (2899) and leave your vote there!

Duration:00:02:09

The Best Of The Simi Sara Show: Money Laundering, City Snow Response, & More!

1/16/2020
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Chapter 1 Hot question of the day It’s @JodyVance’s Hot question of the day: After a snow day, and nightmare few days on the roads, there’s a debate about making snow tires mandatory for all drivers from October to April. VOTE! @cknw @jodyvance No WAY, too FAR! Yes, stop the madnessOther (tell in comments) You can vote on Twitter at @CKNW. You can also call the CKNW Buzz Line at (604) 331-BUZZ (2899) and leave your vote there! Chapter 2 How is the Overdose Prevention Society doing...

Duration:01:02:48

BC Poli Update

1/16/2020
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The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an attempt by British Columbia to assert authority over what can flow through an expanded Trans Mountain pipeline from Alberta. Also, in federal politics, high-profile Conservative Peter MacKay will make a bid to replace Andrew Scheer as the party’s leader. MacKay posted a tweet on Wednesday afternoon saying he is throwing his name in the ring for the Conservative leadership race. Guest: Keith Baldrey, Global BC Chief Political Reporter

Duration:00:15:35