Alberta at Noon | Dec 13, 2012 | 49:59

Thursday December 13, 2012

The 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.

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The Homestretch - Native Co-Ed World SeriesJul 25, 2014 | 3:45The Homestretch Native Co-Ed World Series Audio
The Homestretch Native Co-Ed World Series Jul 25, 2014 | 3:45This weekend 36 teams from across Western Canada are playing in the Native Co-Ed World Series slo-pitch tournament in Okotoks. Guest host Rob Brown talks to Glen Eagletail about the event.
The Homestretch - Old Man LeudeckeJul 25, 2014 | 2:48The Homestretch Old Man Leudecke Audio
The Homestretch Old Man Leudecke Jul 25, 2014 | 2:48The band from Chester Nova Scotia joins Rob Brown ahead of their performance at the Calgary Folk Festival.
The Homestretch - Old city hallJul 25, 2014 | 5:36The Homestretch Old city hall Audio
The Homestretch Old city hall Jul 25, 2014 | 5:36Rob Brown talks to Clint Robertson, a Heritage Planner with the City of Calgary. He is offering a tour of old city hall as part of Historic Calgary Week.
The Homestretch - Alberta comedy circuitJul 25, 2014 | 8:32The Homestretch Alberta comedy circuit Audio
The Homestretch Alberta comedy circuit Jul 25, 2014 | 8:32Summer is high season for touring artists including comedians. Guest host Rob Brown talks to Brad Muise and Cory Mack about touring the province performing on the Alberta circuit.
The Homestretch - War artifactsJul 25, 2014 | 6:01The Homestretch War artifacts Audio
The Homestretch War artifacts Jul 25, 2014 | 6:01A research project for a University of Calgary student turned into a fascinating study of his own family's history. Rob Brown talks to Michael Hilton about his great-grandfather's pocketwatch.
Calgary Eyeopener - Russian sanctionsJul 24, 2014 | 7:46Calgary Eyeopener Russian sanctions Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Russian sanctions Jul 24, 2014 | 7:46Roland Paris, director of the Centre for International Policy Studies at the University of Ottawa, discusses the sanctions being imposed by Canada on Russia.
Calgary Eyeopener - Banff parkingJul 24, 2014 | 7:12Calgary Eyeopener Banff parking Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Banff parking Jul 24, 2014 | 7:12Alanna Pettigrew tells us about her group, Banff Residents against Paid Parking, and why its members oppose the local parking pilot project.
Calgary Eyeopener - Regional planJul 24, 2014 | 6:20Calgary Eyeopener Regional plan Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Regional plan Jul 24, 2014 | 6:20Gordon Peterson, with the Castle-Crown Wilderness Coalition, explains why he is disappointed with the areas that are protected in the new South Saskatchewan Regional Plan.
Calgary Eyeopener - Eating disorder supportJul 24, 2014 | 7:32Calgary Eyeopener Eating disorder support Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Eating disorder support Jul 24, 2014 | 7:32Moyra McAllister, founder of the Eating Disorder Support Network of Alberta, talks about a $165,000 pledge for her group from the Alberta government.
Calgary Eyeopener - Outdoor Report: Exshaw mountain bikingJul 24, 2014 | 5:36Calgary Eyeopener Outdoor Report: Exshaw mountain biking Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Outdoor Report: Exshaw mountain biking Jul 24, 2014 | 5:36The Eyeopener's Paul Karchut tells us about a fairly easy mountain bike trail in Exshaw, Alberta.
Calgary Eyeopener - Alfa Romeo restorationJul 24, 2014 | 5:40Calgary Eyeopener Alfa Romeo restoration Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Alfa Romeo restoration Jul 24, 2014 | 5:40The Eyeopner's Karen Moxley meets up with a father and son who have tracked down an Alfa Romeo sold many years ago and are now restoring it together.
Edmonton AM - Edmonton AM Podcast - July 24, 2014Jul 24, 2014 | 15:27Edmonton AM Edmonton AM Podcast - July 24, 2014 Audio
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The Homestretch - Village Maiden beerJul 24, 2014 | 5:42The Homestretch Village Maiden beer Audio
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The Homestretch - Iranian festivalJul 24, 2014 | 5:15The Homestretch Iranian festival Audio
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