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The Homestretch - Seniors and transitJul 18, 2014 | 6:47The Homestretch Seniors and transit Audio
The Homestretch Seniors and transit Jul 18, 2014 | 6:47A city committee is looking at making changes to the low income passes for seniors, limiting travel to off-peak times. Doug Dirks talks to Councillor Shane Keating, the chair of the committee.
The Homestretch - Giant Walkthrough BrainJul 18, 2014 | 7:28The Homestretch Giant Walkthrough Brain Audio
The Homestretch Giant Walkthrough Brain Jul 18, 2014 | 7:28That's the title for a talk Jay Ingram is giving at the Banff Centre. The science broadcaster explains the concept to Doug Dirks.
The Homestretch - Drunk driving legislationJul 18, 2014 | 5:36The Homestretch Drunk driving legislation Audio
The Homestretch Drunk driving legislation Jul 18, 2014 | 5:36The Wildrose party wants to get rid of Alberta's 0.05 drunk driving legislation and replace it with other measures. Doug Dirks talks to Shayne Saskiw, the justice critic for the Wildrose Party of Alberta.
The Homestretch - Emmy nominated flixJul 17, 2014 | 6:23The Homestretch Emmy nominated flix Audio
The Homestretch Emmy nominated flix Jul 17, 2014 | 6:23Zain Velji helps us find some of the hidden gems of on-demand viewing, today he looks at Emmy-nominated shows available on Netflix.
The Homestretch - Parental responsibilityJul 17, 2014 | 6:35The Homestretch Parental responsibility Audio
The Homestretch Parental responsibility Jul 17, 2014 | 6:35A South Carolina mother was arrested earlier this month for leaving her 9 year-old daughter alone to play in a playground while she worked at a nearby restaurant.
The Homestretch - Southeastern AlbertaJul 17, 2014 | 4:56The Homestretch Southeastern Alberta Audio
The Homestretch Southeastern Alberta Jul 17, 2014 | 4:56Royce Chwin, Chief Marketing Officer with Travel Alberta, talks to Doug Dirks about day trips in the Medicine Hat area of our province.
The Homestretch - Entertainment for July 17Jul 17, 2014 | 4:17The Homestretch Entertainment for July 17 Audio
The Homestretch Entertainment for July 17 Jul 17, 2014 | 4:17Susan Holzman of the Homestretch looks at what's happening this weekend in Calgary.
The Homestretch - Insurance rates going upJul 17, 2014 | 6:32The Homestretch Insurance rates going up Audio
The Homestretch Insurance rates going up Jul 17, 2014 | 6:32Homeowners in Alberta may be seeing a jump in their property insurance rates in the wake of last year's flooding. Doug Dirks talks to Heather Mack with the Insurance Board of Canada.
The Homestretch - Summer beerJul 17, 2014 | 6:53The Homestretch Summer beer Audio
The Homestretch Summer beer Jul 17, 2014 | 6:53We're sipping beer here on the Homestretch with fully certified beer expert Dave Nuttall. He introduces us to Pilsner Urquell from Pilsen, Czech Republic.
The Homestretch - Place makingJul 17, 2014 | 4:46The Homestretch Place making Audio
The Homestretch Place making Jul 17, 2014 | 4:46It's a growing movement to inspire communities to creatively transform the places where they live. One such public gathering space is the ContainR site in Sunnyside.
The Homestretch - Grilled veggiesJul 16, 2014 | 5:46The Homestretch Grilled veggies Audio
The Homestretch Grilled veggies Jul 16, 2014 | 5:46Our summer food columnist, Mike Green, talks about the growing popularity of grilling greens, adding new and unusual flavours to your favourite vegetables.
The Homestretch - Increased air traffic noiseJul 16, 2014 | 6:45The Homestretch Increased air traffic noise Audio
The Homestretch Increased air traffic noise Jul 16, 2014 | 6:45The new runway at the Calgary Airport has Calgarians living along the flight path coping with noise from the increased air traffic. Doug Dirks talks to Calgary East MP Deepak Ohbrai.
The Homestretch - Scout hall sale opposedJul 16, 2014 | 6:21The Homestretch Scout hall sale opposed Audio
The Homestretch Scout hall sale opposed Jul 16, 2014 | 6:21A proposal to sell St Cyprian's Scout Hall in Capitol Hill will be debated at City Council this Monday. Doug Dirks talks to Mark Dickin, group commissioner with the 31st St Cyprian's Scout Group.
The Homestretch - Ken TaylorJul 16, 2014 | 8:33The Homestretch Ken Taylor Audio
The Homestretch Ken Taylor Jul 16, 2014 | 8:33Doug Dirks talks to Canada's ambassador to Iran during the Iranian hostage crisis that began in 1979. He talks about a new documentary about the event, it will be screened in Banff this weekend.
The Homestretch - MeringueJul 16, 2014 | 3:32The Homestretch Meringue Audio
The Homestretch Meringue Jul 16, 2014 | 3:32Vince Parkinson, the executive chef at the Calgary Golf and Country Club, has a light dessert "Strawberry and Rhubarb Eton Mess."

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