Homestretch Podcast for Friday, October 24th10/24/14
We talk to Calgary Imam Syed Soharwardy; Pam Krause from the Calgary Sexual Health Centre talks about the need for sex education in our city; and Graham Thomson previews the upcoming provincial byelections.
Homestretch Podcast for Thursday, October 23
Local Imam Umair Khan, Alberta's Minister of Labour Ric McIver, and the CBC's James Fitzmorris join us to talk about yesterday's attack on Parliament Hill.
Homestretch Podcast for Wednesday, October 22
Today's podcast: we hear local reaction to the shootings in Ottawa from political scientist Duane Bratt and military analyst Rob Huebert.
Homestretch Podcast for Monday, October 20th
Today's podcast: Glenbow Museum looks at the 2000s in art in Calgary; measuring the effects that screen time has on Alberta kids; and Alberta beef producers react to an important World Trade Organization decision.
Friday October 17, 2014
On today's podcast: In-house sommelier Laurie McKay tastes Casa Ermelinda Rosario Tinto 2012; Film critic Eli Glasner reviews Fury; Calgarian country singer Paul Brandt tells us about his venture into "bro country."
Homestretch Podcast for Thursday, October 16
Today's podcast: Torah Kachur explains the idea behind the "space elevator"; Wordfest author Nicholas Carr; we talk about the challenges facing LGBT teens.
Homestretch Podcast for Wednesday, October 15
Today's podcast: Kate MacNamara on the global economic impacts of Ebola; checking in with the authors of the new book "Women in Clothes"; and chef Marnie Fudge stops by with her recipe for oatmeal cookies.
Homestretch Podcast for Tuesday, October 14
Today`s podcast: Lyndon Penner on hardy plants; Brian Keating returns from Africa; local poet Sharanpal Ruprai.
Friday October 10, 2014
On today's podcast: Former member of the Kids in the Hall Bruce McCullough on his new television series; Pop culture columnist Kim Linekin talks about the Millionaire Chess Open; Professional turkey caller Preston Pitman speaks to us from Mississippi.
Thursday October 9, 2014
On today's podcast: Bruce Piercey with Samaritan's Purse talks about what he has been seeing in the Middle East; Sharon Basaraba discusses being thankful; Neil Boyd explains why The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health supports regulating marijuana.
Homestretch Podcast for Tuesday, October 7
Today's podcast: Group wants changes to SW ring road design; everything you need to know about tonight's lunar eclipse; parenting columnist Leanne Shirtliffe stops by.
Homestretch Podcast for Monday, October 6, 2014
Brian Keating climbs Kilimanjaro; Rick Mercer previews the new season of the RMR; reaction to the Postmedia-Sun deal.
Homestretch Podcast for Friday, October 3rd
Today's podcast: Eli Glasner reviews Gone Girl; we talk to the Calgarians behind the Bench Project; Graham Thomson looks at the past week in Alberta politics.
Homestretch Podcast for Thursday, October 2
Today's podcast: Looking at the real estate market in Canada; Car2Go hits a Calgary milestone; Jenny visits a unique new painting studio.
Homestretch Podcast for Wednesday, October 1
Today's podcast: Canadian Blood Services faces critical shortage; making campus bars at the U of C safer for students; memories of CBC Calgary as we celebrate our 50th anniversary.
Homestretch Podcast for Monday, September 29th
Today's podcast: Premier Jim Prentice on byelection announcements; Brian Keating talks about vultures from Tanzania; local cycling advocates look to get more women involved.
Homestretch podcast for September 26
On today's edition, Stephen Harper urges world leaders to do more to improve child and maternal health, Fred Stenson has a new book, and taking more vacation.
Homestretch podcast for September 25
On today's edition, the CD Howe Institute's assessment of mandating a "pick and pay" model for Canadian TV, why leaves change colour, and a new computer virus.
Homestretch podcast for September 24
On Wednesday's show, farmers markets are doing a booming trade, Steve Patterson host of the hit show "The Debaters" on CBC Radio One, and crowding in Calgary's high schools.
Homestretch podcast for September 23
On today's edition, a new design for the Calgary Public Library, the economics of hybrid cars, and parenting columnist Julie Freedman Smith.
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