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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 - BC Ferries receives injunction to prevent protesters from blocking terminals // Project Snowflake hit with fraud claim // & More...

2/17/2020
CHAPTER 1 🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥 It’s @JodyVance’s 🔥 question of the day: “Protesters” or “Land Defenders”, the debate is on about the correct term to use for Wet'suwet'en Supporters. What do you think is the appropriate term? CHAPTER 2 BC Ferries receives injunction to prevent protesters from blocking terminals BC Ferries has been granted a preemptive court injunction to prohibit Wet’suwet’en solidarity protesters from blocking any of its terminals. Spokesperson Deborah...

Duration:01:08:27

Almond milk is killing the bees

2/17/2020
CNKW contributor Claire Allen loves all animals, so she was shocked to learn that one of her morning habits is taking a huge toll on a vulnerable insect population. Listen to this report from Claire Allen. Guest: Claire Allen CKNW Contributor

Duration:00:07:50

City of Vancouver awards seven non-profits with Street Cleaning Grants

2/17/2020
Vancouver City Council has approved $1.8 million in funding for seven local non-profit organizations as part of the City’s annual Street Cleaning Grant Program. Residents can do their part by reducing waste, disposing of their garbage responsibly, and by participating in the City's year-round community-based litter cleanup program. Guest: Claire Allen CKNW Contributor

Duration:00:09:09

U.S. senator wants intelligence sharing ban with countries that allow Huawei

2/17/2020
Senator Rick Scott is warning Canada that the U.S. could stop intelligence sharing if Canada allows Huawei’s 5G technology. Guest: Ari Goldkind Criminal Lawyer

Duration:00:11:46

What can politicians do about Coastal GasLink Dispute + BC Budget Tomorrow?

2/17/2020
Justin Trudeau has convened an incident response group meeting this morning to talk about how to handle the protests against the Coastal GasLink Pipeline + what should we expect in the Budget tomorrow? Guest: Keith Baldrey Global BC Chief Political Reporter

Duration:00:14:54

Man mistaken for being drunk suffers stroke

2/17/2020
This next topic is tough to stomach … and yet is so important to discuss. An Alberta man who was arrested for being publicly intoxicated was actually suffering a stroke according to court documents obtained by CBC. Guest: Paul Doroshenko Lawyer, Acumen Law

Duration:00:09:19

More with Ian Young

2/17/2020
Switching gears to the effects of COVID 19 on Vancouver’s Chinatown district. Guest: Ian Young Vancouver Correspondent, South China Morning Post

Duration:00:08:55

Project Snowflake hit with fraud claim

2/17/2020
Time to talk about a brewing story around the sale of Grouse Mountain … and rumours of wrong-doing between those who purchased the landmark local ski hill. Guest: Ian Young Vancouver Correspondent, South China Morning Post

Duration:00:08:19

War of Words: Sparks fly over Wet’suwet’en demonstrations

2/17/2020
Guest: Claire Allen CKNW Contributor

Duration:00:10:02

BC Ferries receives injunction to prevent protesters from blocking terminals

2/17/2020
BC Ferries has been granted a preemptive court injunction to prohibit Wet’suwet’en solidarity protesters from blocking any of its terminals. Spokesperson Deborah Marshall said the company sought the injunction after hearing plans of a protest at the Swartz Bay terminal near Victoria this weekend. Guest: Deborah Marshall BC Ferries Spokesperson

Duration:00:07:31

🔥🔥 Hot question of the day 🔥🔥

2/17/2020
It’s @JodyVance’s 🔥 question of the day: “Protesters” or “Land Defenders”, the debate is on about the correct term to use for Wet'suwet'en Supporters. What do you think is the appropriate term?

Duration:00:02:34

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