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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Calgary Eyeopener - Bonnyville's Halloween curfewSep 22, 2014 | 7:44Calgary Eyeopener Bonnyville's Halloween curfew Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Bonnyville's Halloween curfew Sep 22, 2014 | 7:44The town of Bonnyville, Alberta has imposed a 7 p.m. curfew for trick-or-treaters on Halloween. We talk to a parent who wants the ban rescinded.
Calgary Eyeopener - Should the voting age be lowered?Sep 22, 2014 | 10:00Calgary Eyeopener Should the voting age be lowered? Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Should the voting age be lowered? Sep 22, 2014 | 10:00Should the voting age be lowered to 16 in Canada? University of Calgary political science professor Melanee Thomas talks about the lowered voting age in the Scottish referendum and whether those rules would work in Canada.
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Calgary Eyeopener - Calgary International Film Festival picksSep 22, 2014 | 5:56Calgary Eyeopener Calgary International Film Festival picks Audio
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