Alberta at Noon
Wednesday September 17, 201409/17/14
Three candidates are in the running for the leadership of the Alberta NDP. Today MLA David Eggen, Labor and community activist Rod Loyola and MLA Rachel Notley debate the issues that face us in Alberta.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Premier Jim Prentice announced his new cabinet yesterday, we get analysis from U of C political scientist David Stewart, more on the Entero-Virus D68, and technology expert Tom Keenan.
Monday September 15, 2014
We look ahead to today's new PC government, we look at how charities fundraise, we hear from an environmental health resarcher on pesticides, and Susan Pinker on the Village Effect.
Friday September 12, 2014
Premier Dave Hancock is leaving politics, we talk to NDP leader Tom Mulcair, Alberta game developers are hoping for their big break in Boston this weekend, and gardening with Jim Hole.
Thursday September 11, 2014
Creating a permanent home in Calgary for an artifact from the World Trade Centre, Edmonton food columnist Mary Bailey talks about preserving, and the future of television in Canada.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
This crazy winter weather in southern Alberta is creating problems, the NDP caucus is meeting in Edmonton, and more on employee motivation ahead of a conference on leadership in Lethbridge.
Tuesday September 9, 2014
Snow is taking its toll on our trees and our farms, artifacts from one of the ill-fated ships on the Franklin expedition have been found, and historian John Ferris talks about Canada and Iraq.
Monday September 8, 2014
Jim Prentice is our new premier designate after the PC leadership vote on Saturday night, political scientist Elizabeth Smythe takes calls from listeners, and an update on the snowfall with Dan Kuhlak.
Friday September 5, 2014
The PC leadership vote is this weekend, we talk to political scientist Duane Bratt, food columnist Karen Anderson is back from Spain, and gardener Janet Melrose takes calls from our listeners.
Thursday September 4, 2014
Alberta at Noon broadcasts live from Innisfail as stage two of the Tour of Alberta kicks off today.
Wednesday September 3, 2014
The battle in Edmonton over whether a teacher can award a student a zero continues, and the benefits of working a three day week into your seventies, we take calls from listeners about the idea.
Tuesday September 2, 2014
Cities and towns are looking at toughening up fire pit regulations, and Ken Coates, the best-selling co-author of "What to Consider If You're Considering University," takes calls from listeners.
Friday August 29, 2014
On today's podcast: Edmonton Coun. Bev Esslinger and Calgary Coun. Shane Keating speak with listeners about the changing playground zone rules around the province and horticulturist Kath Smyth answers gardening questions from callers.
Thursday August 28, 2014
On today's podcast: Geoffrey Rockwell, a professor at the University of Alberta, speaks with listeners about crowdfunding and Julie Freedman Smith from Parenting Power answers questions from callers about going back to school.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
Dennis Madsen talks about a cougar attack in Waterton Lakes; Pro golfer Mark Calcavecchia tells us about playing in the Shaw Charity Classic; Robin Esrock, author of The Great Canadian Bucket List, speaks with listeners about airplan etiquette.
Tuesday August 26, 2014
Rob Cunningham, senior policy analyst for the Canadian Cancer Society, speaks with callers about e-cigarettes; Chris Fisher, the best-selling author of Birds of Alberta, answers listener questions about warblers, hawks and other local birds.
Monday August 25, 2014
Aaron Pacquette tells us about being in San Francisco during the earthquake; Dan Wong talks about a project he is working on collecting bicycles to send to Chile; Author of the Household Solutions series Reena Nerbas answers questions from listeners.
Friday August 22, 2014
On today's podcast: Duane Vienneau on the Tour of Alberta; the captain of the best aboriginal fire team in Canada; Trudy Taphorn, organizer of the sixth annual Blue Suede Music Festival; arborist Matthew Davis answers listener questions about trees.
Thursday August 21, 2014
Dr. Charles Tater joins us to talk about concussion protocols in sports; Professor Sean Gouglas talks about a conference he organized for video game players and creators; Bruce McAdams of the University of Guelph speaks with listeners about tipping.
Wednesday August 20, 2014
Eric Musekamp, president of the Farmworkers Union of Alberta, on Alberta Farmworker Day; Len Morissette, a filmmaker from Grand Prarie, tells us about his film project called "Life Stories"; fitness columnist James Fells answers questions from...
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