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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
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Trump's campaign to undo Obama's legacy

Bulldozing Obama's legacy is a preoccupation of the 45th president.

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Season 1 update

In March 2018, David and his team of volunteers conduct a fourth search of Holmes Lake for Adrien McNaughton.

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My way

Layla navigates offers of drugs and alcohol at school. Olivia goes down a dangerous path.

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The power of the Pope

CBC correspondent Steven D’Souza was there as thousands cheered, white smoke bellowed and a new pope was chosen.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, May 22, 2018

What are your pet peeves when out at a restaurant?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, May 18, 2018

We take your calls about the royal wedding. Are you planning to watch? Do the royals matter to you? What do you make of all the excitement? In the second half of the show, we take your gardening calls with horticulturalist, Jim Hole.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, May 17, 2018

Should the federal government backstop the proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, May 16, 2018

If a university student is struggling with their mental health, do their parents have a right to know?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, May 15, 2018

If you've ever been in the midst of an emergency like a wildfire of flood - what did you learn?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday May 14, 2018

Your stories abut searching for work in your 50s or 60s.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, May 11, 2018

The cast of the legendary Canadian sketch comedy program SCTV will reunite in Toronto this weekend. What are your memories of the show - and what do you remember from the show's time in Edmonton?

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, May 10, 2018

A video of a woman making racist comments in a Lethbridge restaurant has gone viral. She has since apologized for what she said, but the apology was not enough for her employer - she was fired. Today we ask if that's the outcome you want to see in a situation like this.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, May 9, 2018

How should Canada respond to an influx of asylum seekers?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Can you learn how to be an entrepreneur, or is a skill you have to be born with? We talk to two Alberta small business owners about the challenges of their work.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, May 4

Today on Alberta@Noon - memories of your favourite bicycle.

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, May 7, 2018

We take your calls on this past weekend's United Conservative Party convention in Red Deer.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, May 2, 2018

How do you use crowdfunding websites like GoFundMe and Kickstarter?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, May 1, 2018

What are your favourite odd food combinations?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, April 30, 2018

We discuss the results of a CBC poll looking at how people are feeling about their province.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, April 27, 2018

What will more government-subsidized daycare in Alberta mean for you?

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, April 27, 2018

What are your thoughts on the University of Alberta's decision to award David Suzuki an honourary degree?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, April 25, 2018

What does geek culture mean to you, and why do you think it's become so popular? Guests Sam Maggs and Lindsay Thomas join us to take your calls.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Could you live with less plastic in your life?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, April 23, 2018

How can you stop normal conversations from turning into fights? Relationship expert April Byers joins us in studio.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, April 20, 2018

We take your calls on trial delays in Canada's criminal justice system.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, April 19, 2018

Is it time to lower residential speed limits on our roads?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Right Honourable David Johnston joins us to talk about charitable giving in Canada.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, April 17, 2018

How will the pipeline dispute between Alberta and British Columbia end?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, April 16, 2018

Is the snowy, wet spring weather in our province affecting your life?

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, April 12, 2018

What's your guilty pleasure? We take confessions today on Alberta@Noon.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Today we ask how you work with someone you dislike, don't agree with and don't really trust.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Have you been inspired by the Logan Boulet effect? Today on the show we talk about organ donation and how the decision by the Humboldt Bronco player, Logan Boulet, is influencing other Albertans.

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, April 9, 2018

With Kinder Morgan suspending non-essential work on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, we ask what Alberta's next move should be; we take your calls on the Humboldt tragedy.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, April 5, 2018

Author Sharon Butala joins us in studio to talk about ageism.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Should municipalities allow people to smoke marijuana in public; a look at whether it's time to get rid of bottle deposits in Alberta.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, April 3, 2018

What advice do you have for first-time job seekers? Is there something you learned from your experience searching for work? Or maybe, as an employer, you've seen mistakes that no one should make. We take your calls for the full hour.

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Finding out what matters most to Albertans: A podcast special

Rob Brown, the host of CBC Calgary News at 6, sits down with the people involved in an upcoming CBC poll on our province: a look at how Albertans are formulating their political opinions.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, March 29, 2018

As Canada Reads wraps up for another year, we take your recommendations for must-read books.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Are you still using the kitchen gadgets you received for Christmas? Or are they collecting dust? What's your go-to kitchen tool?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Are you prepared for retirement? How do you know when it's the right time to retire?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, March 26, 2018

Are you optimistic or pessimistic about the current state of the world?

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A@Noon for Friday March 23, 2018

Finance Minister Joe Ceci responds to your questions and comments about the budget.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, March 22, 2018

What have you learned to do from watching YouTube videos?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Recent allegations against Facebook have many people wondering if it's time to walk away from the social media site. Are you concerned with how Facebook uses your data?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Would you use a personal genetic testing kit to check your cancer risk? Dr. Brian Goldman, the host of CBC Radio program White Coat, Black Art, joins us in studio.

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, March 19, 2018

Is it possible to have a "good" divorce? Two family law experts join us in studio to take your calls.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, March 16, 2018

UCP leader Jason Kenney joins us in studio to take your calls on the province's carbon tax.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, March 15, 2018

We take your calls on the issue of crime in rural Alberta.

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Alberta@Noon - March 14

We tackle two topics today. First - where's the line between disciplining children and shaming them? Then in our second half hour - your stories of dares, challenges and friendly wagers.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, March 13, 2018

What do you think about secondary suites in your neighbourhood?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, March 12, 2018

What self-help books have you read? Have they made a difference in your life?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, March 9, 2018

Premier Rachel Notley is threatening to cut Alberta's oil exports to British Columbia if B.C. blocks the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Premier Notley joins us in studio to take your calls on the issue.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, March 8, 2018

What do you think about supervised consumption sites for people who are addicted to drugs?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday March 7, 2018

Your questions and stories about living in tiny spaces.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday March 6, 2018

If you're buying or selling a house - how would you describe the housing market right now?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday March 5, 2018

What's the best way to respond to teenagers who say the want to lose weight?

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Alberta@Noon - March 2, 2018

What's your advice to other drivers during winter driving conditions?

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday March 1, 2018

The new leader of the Alberta Party, Stephen Mandel, answers listeners' questions and in our second half hour we get suggestions on how to make the vegetables the best part of a meal.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Listeners share the pros and cons of camping in Alberta.

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Does the reaction to the latest school shooting in the United States mark a turning point in that country's gun debate?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, February 26, 2018

For you, what are the deal breakers in a relationship? Psychologist April Byers joins us to take your calls.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, February 23, 2018

Will the Trans Mountain pipeline go ahead?

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday February 22, 2018

We ask for your most memorable moments from the Olympics.

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