The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.
Life long news junkie and proud graduate of BCIT’s Broadcast Journalism program, Lynda was previously host of the consumer/investigative segment Steele On Your Side on CTV Vancouver.
Her career began at CKVU-TV in Vancouver, then moved to CITV-TV Edmonton, CBC Edmonton and Global Edmonton, where she was 6pm anchor for 17 years before moving back to the West Coast in 2011.
Lynda was also a bi-weekly lifestyles columnist for the Edmonton Journal newspaper.
Lynda has been repeatedly honoured and recognized for her work including receiving the Canadian Professional Television Associations’ (CANPRO) Gold Award for Best Feature Reporting in Canada, RTDNA award for continuous coverage involving investigative consumer series, the Western Association of Broadcasters, Broadcaster of the Year, YWCA Woman of Distinction for Community Service and the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) Outstanding Community Service Award for community involvement and extraordinary leadership.
Coquitlam Coun. Teri Towner is getting her Class 4 licence in order to be a rideshare driver, but she says she thinks the process will discourage others. Continue reading
NDP MLA Bowinn Ma says ride-hailing services have “completely offloaded responsibility onto their drivers and they’ve wiped their hands clean.” Continue reading
Port Coquitlam appears set to join New Westminster in targeting landlords who use so-called “renovictions” to kick tenants out and jack up rents. Continue reading
“It happened not once, but twice at the same event, where cars struck what is actually a very large hose in the case of what Vancouver uses, a very large yellow hose.” Continue reading
The NDP government says ridesharing delays are based on safety. Critics say the holdup is putting people in danger. Continue reading
“The two main casino companies that were named in the German report donated in excess of $347,000 in the period of time from 2015 to 2017.” Continue reading
Former BC Liberal Solicitor General Rich Coleman says he “tried my best” in dealing with money laundering at casinos while in government. Continue reading
The City of Vancouver has approved new rules to govern recreational marijuana stores once the product becomes legal on Oct. 17. Continue reading
“We are waking up ourselves,” said organizer Gurpreet Sahota. Continue reading