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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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Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie and what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998.

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Is sugar killing us?

How can a stressful commute impact a person's professional performance?

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Not loving Meryl Streep's speech

'Crippled Scholar' Kim Sauder says Meryl Streep was not speaking up for disabled people in her Golden Globe speech.

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The Trump dossier: fact, fiction and everything in between

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn interviewed the spy who investigated and wrote the so-called Trump dossier.

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A@Noon for Tuesday January 17

In this episode: we ask what it will take to get laid off workers to return to the oil and gas business; and we ask what you think is the ultimate Canadian food.

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A@Noon for Monday January 16

In this episode: we ask what direction you think Alberta's Progressive Conservative Party should go in now.

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A@Noon for Friday January 13, 2017

In this episode: Should the federal government change how it labels sugar content in food? PLUS: Does it matter if Joseph Boyden is not Indigenous?

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A@Noon for January 12, 2017

In this episode: we ask if short term rentals should be regulated the same way hotels are; and we ask for your stories about overcoming failure.

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A@Noon for Wednesday January 11, 2017

In this episode: Does celebrity visits to the oilsands change opinions?

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A@Noon for Tuesday January 10, 2017

In this episode: Has minor hockey ditched its bad reputation? PLUS: financial advice for the newly single.

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A@Noon for Monday January 09, 2017

In this episode: should the flu shot be mandatory for frontline health care workers? PLUS: tips and stories on bartering.

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Alberta@Noon January 6 2017

In this episode: we talk about hacking; and we take your suggestions for words and phrases that should be banished.

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Alberta@Noon January 5 2017

In this episode: we take your calls about a suggestion to legalize and regulate all drugs; and we gather your suggestions for the best comfort foods.

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Alberta@Noon January 4 2017

In this episode: we get your reaction to this year's free passes to Canada's National Parks.

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Alberta@Noon January 3

In this episode: we take your calls about the carbon tax; and we look back on news stories from 2016.

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Alberta@Noon December 30

On today's episode: New Year's resolutions and how to stop procrastinating.

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Alberta@Noon December 28

On today's show: winter driving pet peeves and remembering Carrie Fisher.

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A@Noon Friday December 23, 2016

In this episode: holiday food traditions and seasonal music recorded at CBC Edmonton and Calgary.

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A@Noon Thursday December 22, 2016

We look at the latest techie devices and talk about your favourite Christmas movies.

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Alberta@Noon December 22

On today's episode: techie gift ideas for Christmas and your favourite holiday movies and tv specials.

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Alberta@Noon December 21

In this episode: we get your suggestions for books that would make good gifts; and we play a crossword puzzle game.

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Alberta@Noon December 20

In today's episode: we take your calls about cyberbullying and we take your calls about getting through awkward get togethers at this time of year.

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Alberta @ Noon December 19

In this episode: Alberta's Environment Minister Shannon Phillips answers your questions and responds to your points about the carbon tax.

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Alberta@Noon December 16

In this episode: your stories about the best concerts you've attended; and Jim Hole answers your winter gardening questions.

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Alberta@Noon December 15

In this episode we ask whether you're making charitable donations this year.

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Alberta@noon December 14

In this episode: we get your reaction to the recommendations from the federal task force on legalizing pot.

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Alberta@Noon December 13

In this episode: we ask former oil patch workers about their experience finding jobs in others fields; and we take your calls about what to do with your last name when you get married.

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Alberta@Noon December 12

In this episode: we take your calls about what the priorities should be for health spending in Canada; and we take your calls about how to avoid debt at this time of year.

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Alberta at Noon December 9

​In this episode: we take your calls about road rage; and we ask if you like or loathe wall to wall Christmas music in December.​

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Alberta at Noon December 8

In this episode the mayors of Calgary and Edmonton join us to answer listeners questions.

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Alberta at Noon December 7

​In this episode we take your calls about concussions; and then we take your calls about eating locally and whether it's worth it.​

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Alberta at Noon December 6

In this episode we take your calls about whether people who are terminally ill should be able to get access to experimental treatments; and then we take your calls about whether citizens should be involved with trying to catch criminals.

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Alberta at Noon: Pipeline Persuasion December 6

In this episode we hear what people in Alberta and BC have to say about the Trans Mountain pipeline project.

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A@Noon for Monday December 5, 2016

In this episode: we take your calls about cycle tracks and we find out how you cope with cold winter weather.

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A@Noon for Friday December 02, 2016

In this episode: Is it time for electoral reform? PLUS: We want to hear your office Christmas party stories.

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A@Noon for Thursday December 01, 2016

In this episode: Should the government be involved in keeping customer loyalty points from expiring? PLUS: What do you think about door-to-door sales?

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A@Noon for Wednesday November 30, 2016

In this episode: We hear reaction to the federal government's long-awaited announcement on the fate of the Line 3, Kinder Morgan and Northern Gateway pipeline projects.

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A@Noon for Tuesday November 29, 2016

In this episode: we ask for your thoughts on Alberta's mandatory new helmet law. PLUS: How has the downturn impacted your experience of the rental housing market in the province?

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A@Noon for Monday November 28, 2016

In this episode: we take your calls about door to door mail service.

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A@Noon for Friday November 25, 2016

In this episode: we take calls about whether you take part in Black Friday sales.

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A@Noon for Thursday November 24, 2016

In this episode: we take your calls about whether parents should be allowed to spank their children.

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A@Noon podcast for November 23, 2016

In this episode: we take calls about the online vitriol directed at Calgary MLA Sandra Jansen; and we take calls about whether celebrities weighing in on political issues.

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A@Noon for Tuesday November 22, 2016

In this episode: Should we be shaming perceived abusers of accessible parking spots? PLUS: Would you give up the overhead bin if it meant cheaper airfare?

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A@Noon for Monday November 21, 2016

In this episode: Should we change the way Grey Cup host cities are selected? PLUS: your crockpot recipes.

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A@Noon for Friday November 18, 2016

In this episode: we ask what you think about politicians who decide to cross the floor and join another party.

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A@Noon for Thursday November 17, 2016

In this episode: we take calls about how to respond to opioid overdose in Alberta; and we take calls about whether protesting is an effective way to make change.

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A@Noon for Wednesday Nov. 16 2016

In this episode: Should the RCMP and other police services be able to search your digital device? Does Alberta need more subsidised daycare spots?

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A@Noon for Tuesday Nov. 15 2016

In this episode: Why are more Albertans using Food Banks? And in the wake of the U.S. election, what are the news media getting wrong, and right?

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A@Noon for Monday November 14, 2016

In this episode: With Ottawa and Edmonton set to spend billions on infrastructure, what should they spend that money on? PLUS: Why do Albertans have so much personal debt?

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A@Noon for Friday November 11, 2016

In this episode: Who are you remembering this Remembrance Day?

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A@Noon for Thursday November 10, 2016

In this episode: Alberta parents will soon have to prove their children are vaccinated. Is that a step in the right direction? PLUS: Do you prefer online shopping to physical stores?

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Alberta@Noon podcast for November 9, 2016

In this episode we hear what you think about Donald Trump becoming the next President of the United States.

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A@Noon for Tuesday November 08, 2016

In this episode: Will Americans vote with their heads or their hearts in tonight's election?

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A@Noon for Monday November 7, 2016

In this episode we get tips on tapping into renewable energy at home and we hear what you think about daylight time.

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A@Noon for Thursday November 03, 2016

In this episode: Are you optimistic about the Alberta economy? PLUS: do changes to student loan repayments go far enough?

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A@Noon for Wednesday November 02, 2016

In this episode: we discuss new guidelines for Alberta schools around sexuality and gender issues. PLUS: should we have internet data caps?

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A@Noon for Tuesday November 01, 2016

In this episode: What do you think about how food is advertised to kids? PLUS: is it too early for Christmas?

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A@Noon for Monday October 31, 2016

In this episode: is a change in process enough to change your opinion of the Senate? Plus: a Calgary man who wants you to talk to strangers.

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A@Noon for Friday October 28, 2016

In this episode: From the risque to the racist - some feel they can dress up however they like on Halloween. Are you bothered by culturally insensitive costumes? OR do you think critics are being too sensitive about this subject? PLUS: is it time to ditch

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A@Noon for Thursday October 27, 2016

In this episode: Should we be encouraging more women to enter politics?

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A@Noon for Wednesday October 26, 2016

In this episode: Is there enough oversight of homeschooling and private schooling in Alberta? Plus: Brian Lehman appraises your collectibles.

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A@Noon for Tuesday October 25, 2016

In this episode: Documents suggest residents in Red Deer who suffer a heart attack have a far greater chance of dying than people in Edmonton or Calgary. That has doctors in Red Deer raising the alarm - insisting the community deserves more health dollars

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A@Noon for Monday October 24, 2016

In this episode: are you getting the flu shot? Plus: the Great One himself, Wayne Gretzky, joins us for a chat and we hear your favourite Gretzky stories.

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A@Noon for Friday October 21, 2016

In this episode: we ask for your airport stories; should AirBnB be better regulated in Alberta?

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A@Noon for Thursday October 20, 2016

In this episode: James Hoggan takes your calls on the toxic state of public discourse. He's a public relations specialist and author of "I'm Right, You're An Idiot".

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