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Calgary Eyeopener - Extreme Canada: Indy driving a test of nervesJul 28, 2011 | 5:40Calgary Eyeopener Extreme Canada: Indy driving a test of nerves Audio
Calgary Eyeopener Extreme Canada: Indy driving a test of nerves Jul 28, 2011 | 5:40For this week's episode of Extreme Canada, Paul Karchut gets stuffed into an Indy Car and whirled around the Edmonton Indy track at unbelievable speed.
Daybreak Alberta - Profiling Gordon Lightfoot with author Dave BidiniNov 25, 2011 | 12:07Daybreak Alberta Profiling Gordon Lightfoot with author Dave Bidini Audio
Daybreak Alberta Profiling Gordon Lightfoot with author Dave Bidini Nov 25, 2011 | 12:07Author and musician Dave Bidini, explores the life of Gordon Lightfoot through a series of letters written to the Canadian icon. Another of Dave's books is in contention for Canada Reads 2011.
Calgary Eyeopener - On the EdgeDec 15, 2011 | 44:27Calgary Eyeopener On the Edge Audio
Calgary Eyeopener On the Edge Dec 15, 2011 | 44:27On the Edge starts your New Year with a bit of adventure. Host Paul Karchut takes a crack at street luging, hang gliding, water ski jumping and bull riding so you don't have to. He also chats with world-renowned travel author Dervla Murphy to find out about her approach to adventure. And Vancouver-native William Winram tells us about his unusual career - swimming with sharks for a living. Perhaps On the Edge will inspire you to have a more adventurous 2012! On the Edge starts your New Year with a bit of adventure. Host Paul Karchut takes a crack at street luging, hang gliding, water ski jumping and bull riding so you don't have to. He also chats with world-renowned travel author Dervla Murphy to find out about her approach to adventure and Vancouver-native William Winram will tell us about his unusual career - swimming with sharks for a living. Perhaps On the Edge will inspire you to have a more adventurous 2012!
The Homestretch - Memorial Park Library: Canada Reads nominee Marina NematJan 23, 2012 | 1:40The Homestretch Memorial Park Library: Canada Reads nominee Marina Nemat Audio
The Homestretch Memorial Park Library: Canada Reads nominee Marina Nemat Jan 23, 2012 | 1:40The Homestretch and Canada Reads will present Marina Nemat, author of Prisoner of Tehran, Tuesday January 31, 2012, at Memorial Park Library from 6 to 8 pm. No tickets are needed but seating is limited. The book is one of the contenders in this year's Canada Reads competition.
Daybreak Alberta - Laurie Greenwood reads Ken Dryden's "The Game"Jan 27, 2012 | 10:59Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Ken Dryden's "The Game" Audio
Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Ken Dryden's "The Game" Jan 27, 2012 | 10:59Edmonton book reviewer reads Ken Dryden's "The Game" as part of a six-part Daybreak series on the books in the running for the 2012 CBC Canada Reads.
Daybreak Alberta - Laurie Greenwood reads Carmen Aguirre's "Something Fierce"Jan 27, 2012 | 11:37Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Carmen Aguirre's "Something Fierce" Audio
Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Carmen Aguirre's "Something Fierce" Jan 27, 2012 | 11:37Edmonton book reviewer reads Carmen Aguirre's "Something Fierce" during a six-part Daybreak series on the books in the running for the 2012 CBC Canada Reads.
Daybreak Alberta - Laurie Greenwood reads John Vaillant's "The Tiger"Jan 27, 2012 | 10:44Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads John Vaillant's "The Tiger" Audio
Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads John Vaillant's "The Tiger" Jan 27, 2012 | 10:44Edmonton book reviewer reads John Vaillant's "The Tiger" during a six-part Daybreak series on the books in the running for the 2012 CBC Canada Reads.
Daybreak Alberta - Laurie Greenwood reads Marina Nemat's "The Prisoner of Tehran"Feb 2, 2012 | 11:28Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Marina Nemat's "The Prisoner of Tehran" Audio
Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Marina Nemat's "The Prisoner of Tehran" Feb 2, 2012 | 11:28Edmonton book reviewer reads Marina Nemat's "The Prisoner of Tehran" during a six-part Daybreak series on the books in the running for the 2012 CBC Canada Reads.
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Daybreak Alberta Laurie Greenwood reads Dave Bidini's "On a Cold Road" Feb 3, 2012 | 9:33Edmonton book reviewer reads Dave Bidini's 'On A Cold Road' during a six-part Daybreak series on the books in the running for the 2012 CBC Canada Reads.
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News Door-knocking in Edmonton-Goldbar Apr 19, 2012 | 5:20The CBC's Steve Finkelman follows PC candidate David Dorward as he goes door-to-door
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News Rookie MLAs learn the ropes May 1, 2012 | 3:46The CBC's John Archer joins Alberta's newly-elected MLAs as they learn the ins-and-outs of the Legislature.
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Daybreak Alberta - Oscar LopezAug 12, 2012 | 6:50Daybreak Alberta Oscar Lopez Audio
Daybreak Alberta Oscar Lopez Aug 12, 2012 | 6:50The Award winning guitarist plays at the Edmonton Folk Festival and discusses the challenges and joys of being Dad to a 6 year old boy.

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