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Mornings with Simi airs weekdays from 5:30 am to 9 am on 980 CKNW.

Mornings with Simi airs weekdays from 5:30 am to 9 am on 980 CKNW.

Location:

Vancouver, BC

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Curiouscast

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Mornings with Simi airs weekdays from 5:30 am to 9 am on 980 CKNW.

Twitter:

@simisara980

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Making Cents of the Markets

4/8/2020
Making Cents of the Market: This is Making Cents of the Markets with Senior Vice President & Sr. Portfolio Mgr at Raymond James Lori Pinkowski. As always if you have any questions you can contact her team directly at 604-915-LORI or visit pinkowski.ca.

Duration:00:11:24

Winners of a Global Pandemic, Easing The Lockdown & Turning To Faith During Difficult Times

4/8/2020
Chapter 1 - US President Donald Trump had strong words about the future of funding for the World Health Organization. Guest: Reggie Cecchini, Global News Washington Correspondent Chapter 2 - The lockdown at the heart of the original outbreak of COVID-19 is beginning to ease as the reported number of infections in Wuhan province continues to decline. Guest: Nathan VanderKlippe, Globe and Mail Beijing correspondent Chapter 3 - Just like there are fewer cars driving on your street, there are...

Duration:00:47:30

Turning To Faith During Difficult Times

4/8/2020
Many people, regardless of their religious backgrounds, are looking for answers in these difficult times. We’re going to have a conversation now with three local faith leaders to discuss how people look to religion to guide them through the many challenges of COVID-19. Guest: Rabbi Dan Moskovitz, Senior Rabbi of Temple Sholom Guest: Inderjeet Singh, Sikh Chaplain at UBC and KPU Guest: Mark Clark, Senior Pastor at Village Church

Duration:00:14:37

View From Victoria: Don't Let Up

4/8/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Global News reporter Richard Zussman join the show with their take on the day's headlines.

Duration:00:10:08

Marine Wildlife Could Benefit From the COVID-19 Pandemic

4/8/2020
Just like there are fewer cars driving on your street, there are few boats navigating our waters due to the mass shutdowns that have occurred as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Has this reduction in marine traffic had a positive effect on local marine life?

Duration:00:08:19

Boris In Intensive Care, Supporting Farmers Markets & Managing BC Wildfires During a Pandemic

4/7/2020
Chapter 1 - British Prime minister Boris Johnson who was hospitalized for COVID-19, is now in the intensive care unit. Guest: Crystal Goomansingh, Global News European Bureau Chief Chapter 2 - It’s that time of year again - time for farmer’s markets to start popping up around the province. And yes, the markets will be open with the directive to provide local food during the pandemic. Things will look much different than what you’re used to. Niki Reitmayer spoke to Heather O’Hara, executive...

Duration:00:39:14

Battling Wildfires During an Ongoing Pandemic

4/7/2020
The BC Wildfire Service is preparing for the 2020 season amid the coronavirus outbreak. What new challenges does a pandemic present for organizing their response when called upon? Guest: Jody Lucius, spokesperson with BC Wildfire Service

Duration:00:08:35

Getting Milk To Market During the COVID-19 Pandemic

4/7/2020
B.C. farms are resorting to dumping milk because of problems getting it to the store amid the COVID-19 Pandemic. Guest: Jeremy Dunn, BC Dairy Association General Manager.

Duration:00:08:40

Is BC Ahead on Flattening The Curve of COVID-19

4/7/2020
If you’ve been following the number of daily confirmed cases across Canada, you may have noticed that BC seems to be doing a lot better than Ontario when it comes to controlling the spread of COVID-19. Guest: Stephen Hoption Cann, epidemiologist at UBC

Duration:00:08:58

View From Victoria: An Editorial From Bonnie Henry

4/7/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Global News reporter Richard Zussman join the show with their take on the day's headlines.

Duration:00:09:08

Supporting Local Farmers During the COVID-19 Pandemic

4/7/2020
It’s that time of year again - time for farmer’s markets to start popping up around the province. And yes, the markets will be open with the directive to provide local food during the pandemic. Things will look much different than what you’re used to. Niki Reitmayer spoke to Heather O’Hara, executive director of the BC Association of Farmers Markets.

Duration:00:09:01

Canadian athlete finishes 2nd in inaugural virtual reality race

4/6/2020
COVID-19 may be shutting down sporting events around the world, but as they say: “if there is a will, there is a way.” Four women, including two Canadians, competed in the first ever Ironman VR Pro Challenge; an online virtual bike race. Technology is allowing athletes to compete while staying at home. But like most inaugural events, there were a few hiccups.

Duration:00:05:32

Two Different Approaches, Applying for the CERB & Naming And Shaming During The Coronavirus Pandemic

4/6/2020
Chapter 1 - Disappointment and frustration from the Ontario Premier and a far more conservative tone from the Prime Minister who said they will not retaliate after President Trump ordered 3M to stop sending masks to Canada. Guest: Mercedes Stephenson, Global News Ottawa Bureau Chief. Chapter 2 - It’s april 6th and the CERB application goes online. How many Canadian’s are expected to apply and what will the process look like to receive the benefit? Guest: Carla Qualtrough, federal minister of...

Duration:00:42:59

Did Authorities Wait Too Long To Respond To COVID-19?

4/6/2020
When did we know COVID-19 was a problem? And did health authorities and governments wait too long to bring in measures to help curb the spread of the virus? Guest: Saverio Stranges,Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University.

Duration:00:06:56

View From Victoria: Looking at the Numbers

4/6/2020
View From Victoria: A local look at politics from the Provincial capital. The Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer, and Global News reporter Richard Zussman join the show with their take on the day's headlines.

Duration:00:08:24

What You Need to Know about CERB

4/6/2020
It’s april 6th and the CERB application goes online. How many Canadian’s are expected to apply and what will the process look like to receive the benefit? Guest: Carla Qualtrough, federal minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion.

Duration:00:08:50

The Supply of Face Masks, Rethinking Municipal Budgets & Staying Connected During a Pandemic Lockdown

4/3/2020
Chapter 1 - The White House is urging Americans to wear face coverings in public to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Guest: Reggie Cecchini, Global News Washington Correspondent Chapter 2 - Strong new housing market numbers don’t reflect the current reality the industry is seeing during the coronavirus pandemic. Guest: Cameron McNeill, Partner & Executive Director at MLA Chapter 3 - The City of West Vancouver has voted to go ahead with installing a permanent safety fence at the West...

Duration:00:43:31

Cemeteries Are Not Parks!

4/3/2020
Many Vancouverites are looking for a quiet place to exercise but a cemetery is the wrong place to go! Guest: Glen Hodges, Manager of Mountain View Cemetery

Duration:00:08:14

Reviewing City Budgets during the Pandemic

4/3/2020
The City of West Vancouver has voted to go ahead with installing a permanent safety fence at the West Vancouver Community Centre. Is now the time to review city budgets? Guest: Councillor Craig Cameron, West Vancouver

Duration:00:06:04

Municipalities Lay Off Hundreds Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

4/3/2020
The city of Delta has laid off 500 employees with more to come. When will city staff be back to work or could these job losses stretch on throughout the pandemic? Guest: George Harvie, Mayor of Delta.

Duration:00:07:52