Mar 7, 2014 | 6:48The Homestretch Oscar photographer Audio
The Homestretch Oscar photographer Mar 7, 2014 | 6:48From a small town in Alberta to the bright lights and glamour of Hollywood, photojournalist Noel West took a break from his day job in Olds to shoot the Oscar red carpet for the New York Times.
Mar 7, 2014 | 6:25The Homestretch Frost quake Audio
The Homestretch Frost quake Mar 7, 2014 | 6:25Earlier this week some Calgarians in northwest Calgary heard a big boom. Doug Dirks talks to amateur seismologist Jeff Zambory about data he collected on Tuesday's frost quake.
Mar 6, 2014 | 6:43The Homestretch Mindfulness Audio
The Homestretch Mindfulness Mar 6, 2014 | 6:43Longevity columnist Sharon Basaraba talks about paying attention and being in the moment. New research shows that the ancient art of mindfulness can have big health benefits.
Mar 6, 2014 | 8:07The Homestretch Canada Reads winner Audio
The Homestretch Canada Reads winner Mar 6, 2014 | 8:07It's been a tense and emotional week with the final debate taking place this morning. Doug Dirks talks to the winning panelist Wab Kinew, he was defending the winning book "The Orenda."
Mar 5, 2014 | 6:49The Homestretch Crisis in Ukraine Audio
The Homestretch Crisis in Ukraine Mar 5, 2014 | 6:49Many are calling Russian President Vladimir Putin's military action in Crimea an act of aggression. Doug Dirks talks to Marc Chikinda, he is the grandson of Ukranian immigrants.
Mar 5, 2014 | 7:57The Homestretch Machines in libraries Audio
The Homestretch Machines in libraries Mar 5, 2014 | 7:57Calgary's Marni Penner had to use a self check-out last time she visited her local branch library. Doug Dirks talks to Lisa Hardy, a Calgary librarian about how libraries implement the machines.