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Alberta @ noon

CBC Radio's alberta@noon connects urban and rural Albertans by exploring the environmental, agricultural, educational and political issues affecting everyone from the far north to the deep south of the province.

Updated: Sundays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
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Terry O'Reilly

Arlene sits across from Terry O'Reilly, CBC host, author and serial entrepreneur and compares notes about the importance of marketing.

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Arthritis isn't about aging

It's about the modern decline in physical activity.

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Kai Cheng unplugs

Can Kai Cheng learn to say "no" wioth the help of her sleepover friends?

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'The Eclipse': a brief, dark scientific gold mine

Just how important this eclipse is to scientists?

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A@Noon for Monday August 21

In this episode: we ask about the most incredible things you've seen in the sky; and we ask if you would ever want to return to your hometown.

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A@Noon for Friday August 18, 2017

Does the new fee guide go far enough to make dental care affordable in Alberta? And we talk tree care in our gardening phone-in.

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A@Noon for Thursday August 17, 2017

What's it like to be fat and fit, and what did you learn at summer camp?

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A@Noon for Wednesday August 16, 2017

Why smartphones might actually be good for the younger generation. And we dish on over-rated desserts.

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A@Noon for Tuesday August 15, 2017

What the violence and racism in Charlottesville, Virginia means for us here in Alberta, and how we should respond.

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A@Noon for Monday August 14, 2017

Do you stream your TV shows and how much are you willing to pay to do it? And we have a Canadian crossword quiz.

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A@Noon for Friday August 11

On this episode: Rudeness in restaurants and gardening with Jim Hole.

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A@Noon for Thursday August 10

In this episode: we ask what you think about MLA Derek Fildebrandt's taxpayer-funded condo sublet; and we ask whether anything could or should be done to make life easier for working parents.

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A@Noon for Wednesday August 9

In this episode: we ask about what it's been like in Alberta's National Parks this summer.

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A@Noon for Tuesday August 8

In this episode: we ask what you think about the gene editing technology CRISPR - is it exciting or scary to you?

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A@Noon for Friday August 4

Today on Alberta@Noon: Medical marijuana. We talk to a doctor about who should, and who shouldn't, be taking it; and...what's that on your cabbages? Kath Smythe solves all your horticulture worries.

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A@Noon for Thursday August 3, 2017

In this episode: we hear your stories about break-ins in your neighbourhood and what to do about them.

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A@Noon for Wednesday August 2, 2017

In this episode: we ask for your stories about your shortest gigs.

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A@Noon for Tuesday August 1, 2017

In this episode: we ask what you make of Anthony Scaramucci's departure from the White House; and we ask what you think should go on the new Canadian Youtube channel.

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A@Noon for Monday July 31, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether you think Alberta should crack down on ticket resales.

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A@Noon for Friday, July 28

In this episode: we ask if what happened with the Fireball ride in Ohio changes how you feel about midway rides; and we answer your gardening questions.

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A@N Podcast for July 27, 2017

In this episode: we ask if you love or hate the hot weather; and we talk about hiking etiquette.

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A@Noon for Wednesday July 26, 2017

In this episode: we ask if adult cyclists should always be expected to wear a helmet; and we talk about ideas for cooking for a crowd.

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A@Noon for Tuesday July 25, 2017

In this episode: we take your calls about the Charlie Gard case in Britain; and our guide to modern living offers tips on being a good host and house guest.

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A@Noon for Monday July 24, 2017

In this episode: we ask for your thoughts about the vote to create a new United Conservative Party in Alberta.

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A@Noon for Friday July 21, 2017

In this episode: we ask for your stories about things that went wrong at weddings; and Jim Hole answers your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday July 20, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether it would be worth bringing the Olympics or other big multi sport events to Alberta again; and we ask for your picks for the top television shows of all time.

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A@Noon for Wednesday July 19, 2017

In this episode: we ask if what you post on social media should influence whether you get a job; and we ask about what you've done to push your physical and mental limits.

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A@Noon for Tuesday July 18, 2017

In this episode: we ask if you think Donald Trump will get what he wants with NAFTA; and we ask if you would be willing to let an insurance company track your driving if it meant you could get a discount.

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A@Noon for Monday July 17, 2017

In this half hour: we ask how the wildfire smoke from British Columbia is affecting you; and we get your summer book picks.

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A@Noon for Friday July 14, 2017

In this episode: we ask what you'd like to talk to the Prime Minister about; and we answer your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday July 13, 2017

In this episode: we ask for your case for or against unionisation; and we ask whether parents are too quick to stop kids who are roughhousing.

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A@Noon for Wednesday July 12, 2017

In this episode: we talk about the net neutrality protest in the United States; and we hear your stories about bbq glory and disaster.

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A@Noon for Tuesday July 11, 2017

In this episode: we ask what you think about the expected hike in interest rates.

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A@Noon for Monday July 10, 2017

In this episode: we talk about your favourite places to staycation in Alberta; and Brian Lehman answers your questions about antiques.

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A@Noon for Friday July 7, 2017

On this episode: A preview of the podcast Heroes, Hustlers and Horsemen with Allison Dempster. Dave Phillips from Environment Canada on the heat wave and Kath Smythe takes questions from listeners on gardening.

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A@Noon for Thursday July 6

On this edition of Alberta@noon: Cuts or taxes? How can the Alberta government tame the deficit? Economist Ron Kneebone joins guest host Erin Collins to take calls. And listeners share their renovation stories with Danny Ritchie of Ultimate Renovators.

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A@noon for July 5

In this episode, the news of a 10-million dollar settlement and apology to Omar Khadr has sharply divided public opinion. Columnist and former PMO spokesman Andrew MacDougall joins us. Then, Kathy and Ross Petras take calls about mispronounced words.

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A@Noon for Tuesday July 4

On this episode: former Olympic rower Jason Dorland talks to guest host Erin Collins about how to keep kids from dropping out of organised sports and entomologist Ken Fry takes listeners calls about insects and bugs.

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A@Noon for Friday June 30, 2017

What makes us distinctly Canadian, and Jim Hole answers your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday June 29, 2017

Should Edmonton and Calgary share the bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games and why, after 20 years, is Harry Potter still going strong?

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A@Noon for Wednesday June 28, 2017

Should natural health products be sold next to non-prescription drugs? And, what's your favourite podcast?

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A@Noon for Tuesday June 27, 2017

How can we stop people from getting too close to wildlife? Do you have to give the bride and groom what they want on their wedding day?

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A@Noon for Monday June 26, 2017

On today's episode: Is it too easy to buy alcohol in Alberta? We talk about the rise of alcohol-related hospitalisations, and we have our final Canada 150 quiz

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A@Noon for Friday June 23, 2017

In this episode: we ask if you are sick of movie sequels; and we answer your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday June 22, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether we should change the way we teach children math; and we ask whether popularity matters.

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A@Noon for Wednesday June 21, 2017

​In this episode we ask about what to do with urban coyotes.

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A@Noon for Tuesday June 20, 2017

In this episode: we ask if e-sports should be considered sports.

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A@Noon for Monday June 19, 2017

In this episode: we ask what changes you'd like to see with cell phone service in Canada; and we test your knowledge of Canadian history with a quiz.

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A@Noon for Friday June 16, 2017

On today's show: What lessons your dad taught you and we talk tree issues on the gardening phone in.

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A@Noon for Thursday June 15, 2017

In this episode: we talk about the future of department stores; and we ask whether the voting age for municipal elections should be lowered to 16.

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A@Noon for Wednesday June 14, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether you think Canada should ban advertising junk food to kids; and we ask whether you think we can win the war on weeds ... and if we want to do that.

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A@Noon for Tuesday June 13, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether fidget spinners are fun or annoying; and we ask for the stories behind your prized possessions.

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A@Noon for Friday June 9, 2017

Today on Alberta@Noon - We hear all about your camping disasters and answer your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday June 8, 2017

In this episode: we hold a spelling bee; and we ask if you've ever created or found a time capsule and what you would put one in now if you could.

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A@Noon for WFednesday June 7, 2017

In this episode: we ask where you draw the line on tipping; and we ask if it's possible to multitask and do a good job.

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A@Noon for Tuesday June 6, 2017

In this episode: we ask why you decided to to attend or skip your graduation ceremonies; and we ask about the losses you experienced that turned out to be gains.

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A@Noon for Monday June 5,2017

In this episode: we ask if you think it's time to unite the centre in Alberta politics; and we test your knowledge of Canadian history in our Canada 150 Quiz.

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A@Noon for Friday June 2, 2017

Today on Alberta@Noon, we ask why dads in Alberta aren't pitching in to help with housework, and Jim Hole answers your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday June 1, 2017

In this episode: we ask whether school districts should be responsible for getting junior high students to school; and we ask what you think about open offices.

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A@Noon for Wednesday May 31

In this episode: we ask if you ever get bored, and what comes out of it.

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A@Noon for Tuesday May 30, 2017

In this episode: we ask if schools should be talking to kids about pornography awareness.

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A@Noon for Monday May 29

In this episode: we ask if you think federal Conservatives made the right choice by choosing Andrew Scheer as their leader.

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A@Noon podcast for Friday May 26

In this episode: we ask if you're seeing any signs the economy is turning around; and a certified arborist answers your questions about tree care.

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