Dec 7, 2012 | 49:57Alberta at Noon Friday December 07, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday December 07, 2012 Dec 7, 2012 | 49:57Rancher Don Bester of the Alberta Surface Rights group is unhappy with the AUC's decision to build the power line between the Edmonton and Calgary area. Food columnist Tina Faiz has suggestions for some DIY food gifts. Technology journalist Carmy Levy takes calls on technology gifts for techies and and the "not-so-techy".
Dec 10, 2012 | 50:10Alberta at Noon Monday December 10, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday December 10, 2012 Dec 10, 2012 | 50:10University of Alberta political scienitst Wenran Jiang takes calls on Ottawa's decision to approve the CNOOC takeover of Nexen and the Petronas takeover of Progress. Horticulturist Donna Balzer is in with gift ideas for serious gardeners and those getting started.
Dec 11, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Tuesday December 11, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday December 11, 2012 Dec 11, 2012 | 52:39Sergeant Keith Botts of the Crowsnest RCMP describes the rollovers on Highway 22 because of high winds. Hanna's mayor mark Nikota takes calls on his town's anti-bullying by-law. Dr. Drew Van Niekerk of the Calgary North Veterinary Hospital answers questions about keeping your pets safe over the holidays.
Dec 12, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Wednesday December 12, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday December 12, 2012 Dec 12, 2012 | 52:39University of Calgary Professor John Ferris looks at the latest developments on the government's proposed F-35 procurement. Booksellers Laurie Greenwood in Edmonton and Mike Hare, of the Owl's Nest in Calgary, provide suggestions on good books to give as gifts.
Dec 13, 2012 | 49:59Alberta at Noon Thursday December 13, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday December 13, 2012 Dec 13, 2012 | 49:59The CBC's Nola Keeler reports on the 17th Annual CBC Edmonton Turkey Drive with Lilydale for the Edmonton Food Bank. She speaks to Les Hansen, principal of Holyrood Elementary School, defending champions of the Turkey Spirit Award. Holyrood's Little Dickens choir takes the stage. Food columnist Mary Bailey talks turkey. Lucille Cook, Executive Director of the Native Friendship Centre and Food Bank in Slave Lake, describes how the community helps out.
Dec 14, 2012 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Friday December 14, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday December 14, 2012 Dec 14, 2012 | 52:38Lt. Paul Vance, with Connecticut State Police, updates the shooting at an elementary school in Newtown. Olympic Gold medal rower Adam Kreek finalizes his plans to row across the Atlantic Ocean for research and environmental awareness. University of Calgary Professor Patrick Finn takes calls on seasonal political correctness. Witness describe the first moments after the Newtown, Connecticut shooting. City of Calgary Interpretation Coordinator Sid Andrews looks at the interesting birds in Alberta at this time of year.
Dec 17, 2012 | 51:43Alberta at Noon Monday December 17, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday December 17, 2012 Dec 17, 2012 | 51:43University of Alberta political scientist Greg Flanagan takes listeners' calls about the tragedy in Newtown, CT. Food and travel writer Karen Anderson of Calgary Food Tours, provides some great Alberta suggestions for food gifts.
Dec 18, 2012 | 49:53Alberta at Noon Tuesday December 18, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Tuesday December 18, 2012 Dec 18, 2012 | 49:53Bill Moore Kilgannon, of Public Interest Alberta, looks at upcoming changes to homecare. Space enthusiast Don Hladiuk comments on Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's mission to the space station. Alberta legislature librarian Val Footz takes suggestions about what should go into a 2112 time capsule.
Dec 19, 2012 | 50:43Alberta at Noon Wednesday December 19, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Wednesday December 19, 2012 Dec 19, 2012 | 50:43the CBC's Angela Knight talks to Calgary Interfaith Food Bank chair Richard Alexander about "Blitz Day" and Petro-Canada Retiree Dave Finnimore about a big donation. Bryan Egan of Duckerings Transport explains how his firm and other trucking companies help food banks throughout the province. Red Deer collector Ian Cotton describes the long wait to bring his two decommissioned jet fighters across the Canada-U.S. border. Ida Wagland, a long time volunteer with the Turner Valley Food Bank, looks at the many volunteers involved in helping out in her community, and the growing reliance on the food bank. Home economist Lia Kurylo of the ATCO Blue Flame Kitchen takes calls on stretching our food dollars.
Dec 20, 2012 | 48:46Alberta at Noon Thursday December 20, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday December 20, 2012 Dec 20, 2012 | 48:46Athabasca Fort Chipeweyan Chief Allan Adam is helping to organize the Idle No More protest along Highway 63 near Fort McMurray. Political Scientist Duane Bratt of Mount Royal University says the latest Alberta budget information is bad news for the government. Senior Climatologist Dave Phillips of Environment Canada takes calls on Canada's Top Ten Weather Stories for 2012.
Dec 21, 2012 | 48:57Alberta at Noon Friday December 21, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday December 21, 2012 Dec 21, 2012 | 48:57Certified Financial Planner Kevin Cork has some tax savings tips for the end of the year. Parenting Power's Gail Bell has some advice for minimizing the stress over the holidays. Collectibles expert Brian Lehman takes calls on the value of personal mementos.
Dec 24, 2012 | 25:29Alberta at Noon Monday December 24, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Monday December 24, 2012 Dec 24, 2012 | 25:29Terry Clovechuck of the AMA looks at the driving conditions on Alberta's icy roads. Calgary Interfaith Foodbank president and CEO James McAra on the final day of the CBC Calgary-Suncor Energy Food Bank drive. Salute to Vienna returns to CPO and ESO. Karen Wall talks about her new book, Game Plan, A Social History of Sport in Alberta.
Dec 27, 2012 | 45:49Alberta at Noon Thursday December 27, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday December 27, 2012 Dec 27, 2012 | 45:49A look back at some favorite interviews from 2012: Justin Byrne, winner of the Canadian Humane Association silver medal for bravery; Mitch and Bradley James rescued after a shipwreck; Edmonton teen Crystal Montgomery gets a visit from her idol; Q host Jian Gomeshi on his new book, 1982; Justin Jones, grand prize winner at the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival, and, Brent Hutchinson, executive director of Fort Mcleod's Empress Theatre.
Dec 28, 2012 | 52:39Alberta at Noon Friday December 28, 2012 Audio
Alberta at Noon Friday December 28, 2012 Dec 28, 2012 | 52:39Terry Grant talks about his new book, Mantracking. Thomas King, author of The Inconvenient Indian, on native history. Peggy Perry, wine buyer at Willow Park Wines and Spirits, has suggestions for festive drinks. Calgary Herald managing editor Monica Zurowski and Stephanie Coombs, managing editor of The Edmonton Journal share their ideas for the top news stories of 2012.
Jan 3, 2013 | 52:38Alberta at Noon Thursday January 3, 2013 Audio
Alberta at Noon Thursday January 3, 2013 Jan 3, 2013 | 52:38On Thursday's podcast, Albertans woke up to the news that Team Canada lost to the United States at World Junior Hockey play in Russia, Wild Rose leader Danielle Smith says more KENO gambling is the way to raise money for NHL rinks in Alberta, and birders from throughout the province join us with their findings from this year's bird count.