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Alberta Education Minister Jeff Johnson tells us about a meeting this weekend where he'll be facing an audience of about 450 teacher delegates.

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The Homestretch Sport Calgary report Sep 17, 2014 | 6:12It's no wonder the demand is so high for our city's sports facilities. A new report shows that Calgarians are very active. Doug Dirks talks to Tim Bjornson, the Executive Director of Sport Calgary.
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The Homestretch Rick Mercer Sep 17, 2014 | 11:44CIFF kicks off tomorrow night at the Jubilee Auditorum with the gala screening of the movie called "The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet." Rick Mercer talks to Doug Dirks about his appearance in the film.
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The Homestretch Boogie's Burgers Sep 17, 2014 | 6:12Rita Sirignano is our guide to hole-in-the-wall eateries in Calgary, this week, she takes us to Boogie's Burgers on Edmonton Trail.
The Homestretch - Poached eggsSep 17, 2014 | 4:20The Homestretch Poached eggs Audio
The Homestretch Poached eggs Sep 17, 2014 | 4:20People love poached eggs, especially on Eggs Benedict. Chef Cam Dobranski of the Kensington Winebar/Brasserie talks to Doug Dirks about the best way to poach eggs.
The Homestretch - Canadian dementia planSep 16, 2014 | 7:24The Homestretch Canadian dementia plan Audio
The Homestretch Canadian dementia plan Sep 16, 2014 | 7:24Health Minister Rona Ambrose unveiled a framework for a dementia plan last week when hundreds of dementia researchers were in our nation's capital, Christene Gordon is with the Alzheimer Society.
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The Homestretch Access to homecare Sep 16, 2014 | 7:27New numbers from a StatsCan study show thousands of Canadians can't get the homecare they need. Doug Dirks talks to Nadine Henningsen, the Executive Director of the Canadian Home Care Association.
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The Homestretch Brian Mason Sep 16, 2014 | 7:06Alberta Premier Jim Prentice announced his new cabinet yesterday, Doug Dirks gets reaction from Brian Mason, leader of Alberta's NDP.
The Homestretch - Parenting teenagersSep 16, 2014 | 6:09The Homestretch Parenting teenagers Audio
The Homestretch Parenting teenagers Sep 16, 2014 | 6:09Helping parents deal with their kids at a time when they are trying to be more independent can be challenging. Doug Dirks talks to parenting columnist Diana Florea.
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The Homestretch Selling Alberta's government planes Sep 16, 2014 | 5:51Premier Jim Prentice has announced the government's intention to sell its fleet of airplanes. Doug Dirks talks to Dan Melanson of Trend Tec Canada, an aircraft acquisition and appraisal business.
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The Homestretch Birds and the garden Sep 16, 2014 | 6:11It's that time of year when the birds head south for the winter. Gardening guru Lyndon Penner talks about how to attract them to your yard as the fall migration gets underway.
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