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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.

Location:

Vancouver, BC

Networks:

Curiouscast

Description:

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

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

The Best of The Simi Sara Show

2/14/2020
CHAPTER 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @MikeSmythNews’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you approve of Premier John Horgan’s handling of the anti-pipeline blockades CHAPTER 2 West Coast Express blockade comes down The blockade which shut down the West Coast Express yesterday has come down this morning Guest: Cheryl Ashlie B.C. Liberal candidate in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows CHAPTER 3 The West Coast Express blockade has ended… but the Mayor of Port Coquitlam is still...

Duration:01:05:29

Keep the RCMP in Surrey delivers petition to Premier Horgan’s Vancouver Office

2/14/2020
A 40-thousand name petition to 'keep the RCMP in Surrey' is being delivered to the Premier's Vancouver office today in hopes it'll convince the province NOT to allow the City of Surrey to make the move to a civic police force. Via Phone: Ivan Scott With Keep the RCMP in Surrey

Duration:00:13:59

History of Valentine’s Day

2/14/2020
We celebrate Valentine’s Day every February 14…but when and why did this crazy tradition begin? Our Niki Reitmayer looks back on the history of Valentine’s Day.

Duration:00:07:27

Driving instructor’s car towed after B.C. RCMP bust impaired student behind the wheel

2/14/2020
On Sunday, February 2nd, a Coquitlam RCMP officer pulled over a car for running a stop sign. A 44-year-old Coquitlam man, a student driver, was behind the wheel with a driving instructor beside him. The cop smelled booze and the student driver subsequently failed a roadside sobriety test, earning himself a 90-day licence suspension and a ticket. Here is RCMP Cpl Michael McLaughlin discussing what happened… Steve Wallace is the owner of Wallace Driving School, and he joins us now to...

Duration:00:16:10

Speaker secures sweeping injunction against legislature blockades

2/14/2020
Over at the legislature, the Speaker’s office has secured a injunction preventing protesters from blockading the legislature or face arrest. Guest: Alan Mullen Chief of staff to Speaker Darryl Plecas

Duration:00:11:17

The West Coast Express blockade has ended… but the Mayor of Port Coquitlam is still angry

2/14/2020
The West Coast Express Blockade has come down, but local politicians are fuming mad it happened at all. Gurest: Brad West Mayor of Port Coquitlam

Duration:00:08:33

West Coast Express blockade comes down

2/14/2020
The blockade which shut down the West Coast Express yesterday has come down this morning Guest: Cheryl Ashlie B.C. Liberal candidate in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows

Duration:00:09:46

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

2/14/2020
It’s @MikeSmythNews’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you approve of Premier John Horgan’s handling of the anti-pipeline blockades

Duration:00:02:28

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - How are the Wet'suwet'en supporters protests impacting the future of the Coastal Gaslink pipeline? // The condo insurance crunch: how will it impact sales? // & More...

2/13/2020
CHAPTER 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @MikeSmythNews’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you want police to shut down protests against the Coastal GasLink Pipeline? CHAPTER 2 How are the Wet'suwet'en supporters protests impacting the future of the Coastal Gaslink pipeline? Coastal GasLink pipeline fight, protester blockades. Does this threaten the pipeline and the massive LNG Canada megaproject it would supply? Dan George is Chief of the Burns Lake Band within the Wet'suwet'en,...

Duration:01:04:42

10 years since the 2010 Vancouver Olympics

2/13/2020
10 years ago this week Johnny Lyall pulled off an impressive stunt jumping through the Olympic rings and sticking his landing in the 2010 Opening Ceremonies. Guest: Johnny Lyall The snowboarder who jumped through the rings and stuck his landing at the 2010 Olympic Games opening ceremonies ten years ago this week.

Duration:00:11:46

The condo insurance crunch: how will it impact sales?

2/13/2020
Strata insurance rates have skyrocketed between 50 and 780 per cent, leaving many condo owners unable to afford their strata payments. Chuck Byrne is Executive Director of the Insurance Brokers Association of B.C., and he spoke with Jody Vance about what caused the huge increases in strata insurance premiums. Now, the Insurance Brokers Association of BC is proposing changes to provincial legislation to try and ease the pain. In a statement Friday, the IBABC proposes two reforms to the...

Duration:00:11:11

West Vancouver Councillor Craig Cameron speaks out on protests

2/13/2020
West Vancouver Councillor Craig Cameron says he's all in favour of peace protests but he says when it impacts people trying to get to work or medical appointments, something's wrong…

Duration:00:05:34

Premier Horgan and Prime Minister Trudeau discuss Wet’suwet’en

2/13/2020
Within the last half hour, Premier John Horgan and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a call to discuss the ongoing disruptions across the country triggered in support of Wet’suwet’en Hereditary chiefs Guest: Richard Zussman Global BC Online Reporter based at the legislature

Duration:00:09:19

Do the anti-pipeline blockades threaten the contracts?

2/13/2020
George Hemeon is responsible for negotiating and managing pipeline contracts with First Nations and Indigenous-owned businesses. How many contracts have been negotiated? How does this benefit First Nations? Guest: George Hemeon Manager of Indigenous Contracting, Coastal GasLink

Duration:00:14:54

How are the Wet'suwet'en supporters protests impacting the future of the Coastal Gaslink pipeline?

2/13/2020
Coastal GasLink pipeline fight, protester blockades. Does this threaten the pipeline and the massive LNG Canada megaproject it would supply? Dan George is Chief of the Burns Lake Band within the Wet'suwet'en, and he's in favor of the pipeline. He says signing on to the pipeline offers a financial lifeline to many up north. Guest: Bryan Cox President and CEO, BC LNG Alliance

Duration:00:13:05

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

2/13/2020
It’s @MikeSmythNews’s 🔥 question of the day: Do you want police to shut down protests against the Coastal GasLink Pipeline?

Duration:00:03:05

The Best of The Simi Sara Show - Speaking with Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson about the Coastal Gas Link Protests // New poll suggests majority think Olympics were worth it // & More...

2/12/2020
CHAPTER 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @MikeSmythNews’s 🔥 question of the day: It’s been 10 years since Vancouver hosted the Winter Olympics! In your opinion, what kind of impact did the Olympic Games have on the city? CHAPTER 2 Speaking with Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson about the Coastal Gas Link Protests It was a wild day at the legislature yesterday as protesters took over blocking politicians and media getting into the building. It overshadowed the throne speech,...

Duration:01:22:10

Why weren’t protesters arrested at the legislature yesterday?

2/12/2020
Protesters roughed up legislature staffers and spat on at least one person and blocked access to the building for people trying to get to work. So where do we draw the line between peaceful protests and criminal offenses? Guest: Kash Heed Former Public Safety Minister and West Vancouver Police Chief

Duration:00:14:15

New poll suggests majority think Olympics were worth it

2/12/2020
More than 7-in-10 British Columbians think hosting Olympics was worth it in the long run. Guest: Mario Canseco President ResearchCo

Duration:00:10:12

Documentary goes behind the scenes on the Olympic Games

2/12/2020
Documentary filmmaker George Orr has put together a documentary which takes a behind the scenes look at when the Olympics came to Vancouver. Guest: George Orr Veteran broadcast journalist & Documentary Filmmaker

Duration:00:14:14