Alberta at Noon
Tuesday, October 21, 201410/21/14
Today's podcast: Richard Truscott from the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the province's new small business strategy; Author Naomi Klein joins us in studio to take your calls.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Today's podcast: Alberta's Chief Medical Officer of ealth talks about this year's flu shot; we meet a Medicine Hat man who shaved his beard to raise awareness for Rett Syndrome; and the CBC's Bob McDonald talks about his new book.
Naheed Nenshi and Don Iveson
On today's edition of Alberta@Noon, the mayors of Edmonton and Calgary join us in studio to take your calls, tweets and emails.
Friday October 17, 2014
CBC business producer Tracy Johnson talks about the drop in oil prices; Duane Bratt joins us to talk about what's happening in the Calgary-Elbow riding; Calgary horticulturist Kath Smyth answers gardening questions.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Today's podcast: Healthcare workers concerned about Ebola safety; we ask if Canada is in a housing bubble.
Friday October 10, 2014
Lori Williams from mount Royal University joins us to talk about the candidates in the Calgary-West riding; James Reckseidler talks about his project to rebuild the opera house in Delburne; Horticulturist Jim Hole answers gardening questions.
Thursday October 9, 2014
Helen Clease discusses 55 new schools the province is planning to build; Sports reporters Kristen Odland and Min Dhariwal join us to talk about the hockey season in Alberta; Melanie Peacock speaks with listeners about email blackouts.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Today's show: Reaction to EU decision on labelling oil sands crude; Canmore mayor John Borrowman on new flood diversion plans; we ask whether winter tires should be mandatory.
Monday, October 6, 2014
On today's show: Reaction to Postmedia's purchase of Sun newspapers; Banff encourages businesses to go solar; Cardston's mayor on the town's prohibition plebiscite.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Today's show: Dr. Lynora Saxinger talks about the Ebola virus and whether it could spread to Alberta; should Edmonton drop its slogan; and a call-in on wedding etiquette.
Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 - Premier Jim Prentice
Alberta Premier Jim Prentice joins us in studio for the full hour to answer your calls, tweets and emails.
Monday, September 29th, 2014
Today's show: Political science professor Elizabeth Smythe on the upcoming provincial byelections; Waldron Ranch officially protected from development; call-in on tipping etiquette in hotels with Mike von Massow from the University of Guelph.
Friday September 26, 2014
Alberta culture is taking centre stage in the province, Canmore's Epic Poo Race, J. August Richards is at Edmonton Expo, and horticulturist Kath Smyth takes calls from listeners.
Thursday September 25, 2014
Premier Jim Prentice says getting our energy to market is a priority, shaving your face for a good cause, the Edmonton Comic and Entertainment Expo, and more on vaccinations.
Wednesday September 24, 2014
Premier Jim Prentice has announced a new policy on accountability, a display about the oil and gas industry in Red Deer, and new research on artificial sweeteners.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
Changing the national anthem to make it more gender neutral, an impassioned discussion on the Keystone XL Pipeline between Alberta and Nebraska, and cookbook author Julie Van Rosendaal.
Monday September 22, 2014
An update on the situation at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, there's a fascinating Alberta connection to the discovery of the Franklin expedition ship, and calls from listeners on baggage fees.
Friday September 19, 2014
The Michener Centre will stay open, a collector talks about the government's decision to drop the new licence plates, gardening guru Donna Balzer, and temporary foreign workers rally in Grande Prairie.
Thursday September 18, 2014
Grade five boys in Alberta will be lining up for an HPV vaccination this fall, we talk to two Albertans about the Scottish referendum, and home renovation expert Bryan Baumler.
Wednesday September 17, 2014
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.
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