Sep 25, 2014 | 6:23The Homestretch Heart disease Audio
The Homestretch Heart disease Sep 25, 2014 | 6:23Longevity columnist Sharon Basaraba talks to Doug Dirks about a large new study out of Sweden that shows 4 out of 5 first heart attacks can be prevented through simple lifestyle tweaks.
Sep 25, 2014 | 6:32The Homestretch Bash bug Audio
The Homestretch Bash bug Sep 25, 2014 | 6:32Cyber experts are raising the alarm about a new software virus known as the "Bash" or "Shellshock" bug. Doug Dirks talks to U of C professor Tom Keenan, he's the author of Technocreep.
Sep 25, 2014 | 6:00The Homestretch Don Quixote Audio
The Homestretch Don Quixote Sep 25, 2014 | 6:00Originally created for the Bolshoi Ballet in 1869 it opens the season for Alberta Ballet. Doug Dirks talks to the artistic director Jean Grand-Maître who will be on stage himself for this production.
Sep 24, 2014 | 6:24The Homestretch Pumpkin business Audio
The Homestretch Pumpkin business Sep 24, 2014 | 6:24A steady stream of pumpkin products are being rolled out this fall. Doug Dirks talks to our business columnist Kate MacNamara about the celebrity gourd and its expanding business empire.
Sep 24, 2014 | 7:13The Homestretch Air war against ISIS Audio
The Homestretch Air war against ISIS Sep 24, 2014 | 7:13Doug Dirks talks to Rob Huebert, an associate professor in the department of political science at the University of Calgary, about the latest developments as air strikes continue against ISIS.
Sep 24, 2014 | 7:13The Homestretch Calgary Elbow Audio
The Homestretch Calgary Elbow Sep 24, 2014 | 7:13People living in Calgary Elbow are in for a wild ride over the next several weeks. Doug Dirks talks to MRU political scientist Lori Williams about the race for the seat left vacant by Alison Redford.
Sep 23, 2014 | 6:00The Homestretch Hybrid cars Audio
The Homestretch Hybrid cars Sep 23, 2014 | 6:00The cars cost more up front but are expected to save on fuel costs. Doug Dirks talks to Kent Fellows, with the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary about what the research shows on savings.