BC: The Early Edition

 
 

BC: The Early Edition

CBC Radio One's The Early Edition podcast features the top story of the day. Expect to hear highlights from the show's news, health, civic affairs, cultural and community coverage.

Updated: Weekdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/earlyedition/

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July 29, 2020: Behind the scenes with Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix join host Stephen Quinn to discuss the first sixth months of the pandemic.

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July 29, 2020: The Vancouver Public Library's anti-racism audio bookclub

The Vancouver Public Library is hosting its first audiobook club. Anti-Racism is the theme, and the response has been overwhelming. VPL's Manager of Programming and Learning Erin Watkins joins host Stephen Quinn to discuss.

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July 29, 2020: Parents and teachers still have questions about the next school year

As children and families learn more about the government’s plans for the return to school in September, BC Liberal Education Critic Dan Davies still has questions.

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July 29, 2020: A serious bike crash and the kindness that made a difference

Host Stephen Quinn speaks with a Squamish woman looking for the people who helped save her life nine years ago.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:43]


July 29, 2020: CBC House Dr. Peter Lin and what we know about the new coronavirus

COVID-19 cases in young people are on the rise in Canada. But are they getting the message? House doctor Peter Lin joins host Stephen Quinn to discuss.

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July 28, 2020: The orca J35 looks to be pregnant once again

SRKW J35 -- the whale who carried her dead calf on her head two summers ago -- is pregnant again, but scientists are concerned about the calf's chances for survival.

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July 28, 2020: Your COVID questions answered by Vancouver's top doctor

Chief medical health officer at Vancouver Coastal Health, Dr. Patricia Daly, answers listener questions concerning COVID-19.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:18]


July 28, 2020: STILL STANDING - Deep Cove Kayak

The Early Edition team explores the long-standing business Deep Cove Kayak in the latest episode of our feature Still Standing.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:04]


July 28, 2020: The Ottawa report with Kristy Kirkup

National Affairs reporter for The Globe and Mail Kristy Kirkup discusses the WE Charity controversy with host Stephen Quinn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:25]


July 28. 2020: The Feminist Economic Recovery Plan for Canada

Host Stephen Quinn explores the impact of the pandemic on women during a conversation with Deb Bryant, the CEO of the YWCA in Metro Vancouver.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:22]


July 28, 2020: The Environment Minister and the new park day pass

Minister of Environment and Climate Change George Heyman speaks with host Stephen Quinn with the new day-use park pass program.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:19]


July 27, 2020: How health officials are preparing for the next wave of COVID

Dr. Manimala Dharmangadan of Hong Kong's Princess Margaret Hospital discusses the rise of COVID cases on the other side of the Pacific, and how governments around the world can prepare for the next wave of infection.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:37]


July 27, 2020: The case of the missing bear

Vancouver resident Mara Soriano explains to host Stephen Quinn the value of a her missing teddy bear, and why the community is rallying to find it.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:23]


July 27, 2020: RECONCILE THIS with Angela Sterritt

RECONCILE THIS : Reporter Angela Sterritt discusses with Stephen Quinn recent allegations of anti-Indigenous discrimination at a B.C. long term care home.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:10:58]


July 27, 2020: The new day-use park pass program

Trail boss Chris Ludwig walks host Stephen Quinn through some of the issues around a new day-use park pass program.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:22]


July 27, 2020: the debate over the Lower Mainland's best neighbourhood continues

Municipal affairs reporter Justin Mcelroy debates the Lower Mainland's best neighbourhood with host Stephen Quinn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:16]


July 27, 2020: Two former health ministers weigh in on B.C.'s COVID response

Former health ministers Ujjal Dosanjh and Terry Lake discuss Phase 3 of the provincial pandemic plan, and take a close look at the recent uptick in infections.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:12:31]


July 27, 2020: Bill 22 opposition

Peer Overdose Prevention Society Worker Kali Sedgemore discusses Bill 22 with host Stephen Quinn. Bill 22 would allow hospitals to hold youth against their will for seven days after an overdose. Sedgemore says the bill would do more harm than good if it were passed.

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July 27, 2020: Back to school in the age of COVID

Parent educator Denise Findlay and host Stephen Quinn discuss children heading back to school in a few weeks, and what they may look like as the pandemic continues.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:07:28]


July 27, 2020: Vancouver Pride Art Walk

Canadian Artist Kari Kristensen and host Stephen Quinn discuss Vancouver Pride celebrations, and how the art of festivities this year will be a little different due to the pandemic.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:05:34]


July 24, 2020: How to have a proper staycation

Candace Campo, an Indigenous tour operator, talks with Stephen Quinn about having a staycation in Stanley Park.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:03]


July 24, 2020: The Queer Arts Festival and censorship

Drag performer and artist Chris Reed discusses The Queer Arts Festival, his own act, and how the media landscape can be a challenging place to perform.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:10]


July 24, 2020: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's speech and what it means

Former Vancouver City Councillor Andrea Reimer discusses American congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 's latest speech with host Stephen Quinn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:11:23]


July 24, 2020: We discuss the Lower Mainland's possible "best neighbourhood" with a panel of city planners.

City planners Amina Yasin, Ginger Gosnell-Myers and Andy Yan discuss the options for the Lower Mainland's "best neighbourhood."

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:41]


July 24, 2020: How to score a spot at a camping site and some other options from an expert

Executive Director of the British Columbia Lodging and Campgrounds Association Joss Penny discusses the best ways to get outdoors with host Stephen Quinn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:01]


July 24, 2020: Getting people to take the pandemic seriously in Phase 3

UBC assistant professor Heidi Tworek discusses health communication with host Stephen Quinn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:09:35]