Sep 11, 2014 | 4:11The Homestretch Space clouds Audio
The Homestretch Space clouds Sep 11, 2014 | 4:11Evidence of water has always been key to the search for extraterrestrial life, now scientists have discovered the first evidence of water clouds outside our solar system.
Sep 11, 2014 | 6:16The Homestretch Downed trees Audio
The Homestretch Downed trees Sep 11, 2014 | 6:16Lyndon Penner has been out in our city assessing the situation with our tree canopy. He talks to Doug Dirks about what he's seen and has some advice for homeowners with toppled trees.
Sep 11, 2014 | 7:47The Homestretch Secondary suites Audio
The Homestretch Secondary suites Sep 11, 2014 | 7:47The issue continues to be debated at City Hall. Doug Dirks talks to Diane Colley-Urquhart, the councillor for ward 13. The issue is expected to return to council on September 22nd.
Sep 10, 2014 | 6:02The Homestretch Orunamamu Audio
The Homestretch Orunamamu Sep 10, 2014 | 6:02A memorial service was held for the local storyteller and wise woman yesterday. Poet Sheri-D Wilson was a close friend of Orunamamu, she talks to Doug Dirks about the loss for our city.
Sep 10, 2014 | 11:12The Homestretch Tree damage Audio
The Homestretch Tree damage Sep 10, 2014 | 11:12The snow storm in Calgary has caused a lot of damage to Calgary's trees, they've fallen on top of houses, cars and power lines. Doug Dirks talks to arborist Robert Romeril.
Sep 10, 2014 | 7:19The Homestretch That's Awkward Audio
The Homestretch That's Awkward Sep 10, 2014 | 7:19We're starting a new column here on the Homestretch that talks about socially uncomfortable moments in life. Doug Dirks talks to blogger and communications consultant Lorraine Valestuk.
Sep 9, 2014 | 6:04The Homestretch Moms and work Audio
The Homestretch Moms and work Sep 9, 2014 | 6:04A surprising statistic has been making the rounds lately, moms who work outside the home spend more time with their kids than the stay-at-home moms of the 1960s. Doug Dirks talks to Leanne Shirtliffe.
Sep 9, 2014 | 6:33The Homestretch Treaty 7 play Audio
The Homestretch Treaty 7 play Sep 9, 2014 | 6:33Making Treaty 7 is a new play that has a modern take on the issues surrounding the historical First Nations treaty. Doug Dirks talks to co-director and actor Michelle Thrush about what the play has to say.