Alberta at Noon | Aug 29, 2012 | 7:36

Hinton coal mine

People who live in the Hinton region are being asked to comment on a proposal for a new coal mine. Coalspur Mine's Vista Coal Project could become one of North America's largest export coal mines. Rocky Notnes is Past-President of the West Athabasca Watershed Bio-Regional Society and owns a local guest ranch.

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Alberta at Noon - Friday September 21, 2012Sep 21, 2012 | 48:11Alberta at Noon Friday September 21, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday September 21, 2012 Sep 21, 2012 | 48:11The CBC's Scott Dippel reports from the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium where the state memorial for Peter Lougheed will take place. Economist Jeff Rubin, author of The End of Growth, takes calls on his upcoming speaking tour with environmentalist David Suzuki. Horticulturist Jim Hole answers gardening questions.
Alberta at Noon - State memorial for Peter Lougheed Part 1Sep 21, 2012 | 47:16Alberta at Noon State memorial for Peter Lougheed Part 1 Audio
Alberta at Noon State memorial for Peter Lougheed Part 1 Sep 21, 2012 | 47:16
Alberta at Noon - Part 2Sep 21, 2012 | 39:25Alberta at Noon Part 2 Audio
Alberta at Noon Part 2 Sep 21, 2012 | 39:25
Alberta at Noon - Monday September 24, 2012Sep 24, 2012 | 49:06Alberta at Noon Monday September 24, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday September 24, 2012 Sep 24, 2012 | 49:06The Reeve of Mountainview County comments on the cleanup of the sour crude spill in June into the Red Deer River. University of Calgary professor Michal Moore says there is more interest in moving crude by rail. Eric Musekamp, president of the Farmworkers Union of Alberta, takes calls on the issue of including farmworkers in Alberta's labour code.
Alberta at Noon - Tuesday September 25, 2012Sep 25, 2012 | 52:40Alberta at Noon Tuesday September 25, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday September 25, 2012 Sep 25, 2012 | 52:40University of Alberta professor Ellen Goddard looks at the implications of the U.S. decision to ban beef from XL foods in Alberta. History professor John Ferris of the University of Calgary takes calls on the federal government's decision to share limited foreign service resources with Britain. Dr. Drew Van Niekerk, of the Calgary North Veterinary Clinic looks at the prospect of banning or restricting certain dog breeds.
Alberta at Noon - Wednesday September 26, 2012Sep 26, 2012 | 50:12Alberta at Noon Wednesday September 26, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday September 26, 2012 Sep 26, 2012 | 50:12Ted Daywalt, president of VetJobs, says American unemployed military veterans are responding to the job openings in the oil patch. Mormon Elder Richard Melchin says there is a great deal of excitement over the opening of the new Calgary Mormon Temple. Calgary police service constable Jim Lebedeff takes calls on how to deal with people who speed on our roads.
Alberta at Noon - Thursday September 27, 2012Sep 27, 2012 | 51:41Alberta at Noon Thursday September 27, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday September 27, 2012 Sep 27, 2012 | 51:41Richard Reimer's home in the Village of Stirling has become a haunted house attraction that not everyone is happy about. Food and cooking columnist Cinda Chavich has some ideas to incorporate coffee and grounds in more creative and delicious ways. Sid Andrews, the City of Calgary's Interpretation Coordinator for Environment and Educational Initiatives takes calls on the fall bird migration.
Alberta at Noon - Friday September 28, 2012Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05CFIA's Dr. Brian Evans talks about the chain of events in the XL Foods Beef recall. Jason Hale, MLA Strathmore-Brooks, describes the impact on the community. Graeme Pole shares the best viewing areas for the fall larch trees. Horticulturist Donna Balzer takes gardening calls.
Alberta at Noon - Friday September 28, 2012Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday September 28, 2012 Sep 28, 2012 | 51:05CFIA's Dr. Brian Evans describes the chain of events for the XL Foods beef recall. Strathmore-Brooks MLA Jason Hale talks about the impact on the community. Graeme Pole pinpoints the best places to view the larch trees this weekend. Horticulturist Donna Balzer takes calls on gardening.
Alberta at Noon - Monday October 01, 2012Oct 1, 2012 | 50:02Alberta at Noon Monday October 01, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday October 01, 2012 Oct 1, 2012 | 50:02Dr. David Chalack, of Alberta Livestock and Meat Agency, looks at the latest developments in the CFIA beef recall from XL Foods. Peggy McRae, a rancher in Milk River, describes the impact of the recall and how she's coping since the grassfire burned up most of her pasture. Robert Roach, VP Research with the Canada West Foundation, takes calls on the meeting between B.C.'s and Alberta's premier.
Alberta at Noon - Tuesday October 02, 2012Oct 2, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 02, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday October 02, 2012 Oct 2, 2012 | 52:38MLA Dave Quest, chair of Heritage Fund Committee, takes calls on the public hearings that are about to begin. University of Alberta Agricultural Economist Professor Ellen Goddard takes calls on the latest beef recall.
Alberta at Noon - Wednesday October 03, 2012Oct 3, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 03, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday October 03, 2012 Oct 3, 2012 | 52:38AGriculture minister Gerry Ritz visits XL Foods before his Calgary news conference on the beef recall. CFIA president George Da Pont answers questions. University of Lethbridge political scientist Peter McCormick takes calls on Justin Trudeaumania. Mount Royal University Business professor Melanie Peacock looks at Canadian attitudes toward retirement.
Alberta at Noon - Thanksgiving wineOct 4, 2012 | 8:49Alberta at Noon Thanksgiving wine Audio
Alberta at Noon Thanksgiving wine Oct 4, 2012 | 8:49Natalie Maclean has a list of wine for Thanksgiving dinner.
Alberta at Noon - Thursday October 04, 2012Oct 4, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Thursday October 04, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday October 04, 2012 Oct 4, 2012 | 52:39Agriculture minister Gerry Ritz says the XL Foods plant will not reopen until he has reassurances the plant has made changes. CFIA head George Da Pont says new legislation will help to ensure safety. Univeristy of Alberta associate professor Greg Anderson comments on the importance of the upcoming U.S. presidential election on Alberta. Sommelier and author Natalie MacLean looks at pairing wine with traditional Thanksgiving dinners. Author Kathryn Burke, executive director of the Learning Disabilities Association of Alberta, takes calls on Learning Disabilities Awareness month.
Alberta at Noon - Friday October 05, 2012Oct 5, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Friday October 05, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday October 05, 2012 Oct 5, 2012 | 52:38LaVar Payne, MP Medicine Hat, talks about events associated with the XL Foods recall in his riding. Jasper teacher Adam Robb explains how his enthusiastic students built a living classroom. Edmonton food columnist Mary Bailey puts a new spin on traditional Thanksgiving fare. Horticulturist Jim Hole answers gardening calls.

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