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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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How a little dog named Gobi changed an ultramarathoner's life

Dion Leonard was racing across the Chinese and Mongolian desert when a scruffy dog started running alongside him.

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The Ear Hustle

Hear the podcast creators talk about life inside San Quentin State Prison.

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The origin of Betty Boop

Mark Fleischer, CEO of Fleischer Studios, talks about the history of the Betty Boop character.

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Whipped cream canister kills Instagram star

Rebecca Burger died after a whipped cream canister struck her in the heart — and a French consumer watchdog group says they've warning about this product for years.

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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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A@Noon for Friday May 29, 2017

On this edition of Alberta@noon, we look at the proposed merger of the Wildrose and Progressive Conservative parties with guest Lori Williams from MRU. And horticulturist Kath Smyth takes questions on gardening as we head into the long weekend.

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A@Noon for Thursday May 18, 2017

In this episode: is the National Energy Board too cozy with industry? PLUS: what's your spiel?

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A@Noon for Tuesday May 16, 2017

In this episode: a debate about cultural appropriation, starting with a magazine op ed. What do you make of this?

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A@Noon for Monday May 15, 2017

In this episode: Globe and Mail health reporter Andre Picard joins us to field your calls about Canadian health care.

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A@Noon for Friday May 12, 2017

In this episode: does photo radar do its job? PLUS: Donna Balzer answers your gardening questions.

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A@Noon for Thursday May 11, 2017

In this episode: an historic election in B.C. What will it mean for us?

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A@Noon for Wednesday May 10, 2017

In this episode: should police release the names of homicide victims? PLUS: what do you do to bring yourself luck?

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A@Noon for Tuesday May 09, 2017

In this episode: what kind of leave should employees be eligible to take?

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A@Noon for Monday May 08, 2017

In this episode: what are your no-go zones for your phones? PLUS: How has Facebook changed your friendships?

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A@Noon for Friday May 05, 2017

In this episode: your save-the-day stories. PLUS: gardening advice from Jim Hole.

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A@Noon for Tuesday May 02, 2017

In this episode: Should Catholic schools require religious education? PLUS: Would you take an education do-over?

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A@Noon for Wednesday May 03, 2017

In this episode: Messages to and from Fort McMurray, one year after the fire.

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Alberta@Noon Monday May 1

In this episode: we ask about what helps you get to sleep; and we ask about what you've travelled to hear.

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Alberta@Noon Friday April 28

In this episode: we ask if kids should be watching and talking about the tv series, Thirteen Reasons Why.

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A@Noon for Thursday April 27, 2017

In this episode: your thoughts on Kevin O'Leary's exit from the Conservative leadership race. PLUS: what object do you hold onto?

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A@Noon for Wednesday April 26, 2017

In this episode: Should U.S. president Donald Trump be impeached?

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A@Noon for Tuesday April 25, 2017

In this episode: What's the future of our trade relationship with the U.S.? PLUS: Is it time to quit dieting?

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A@Noon for Monday April 24, 2017

In this episode: we ask if all Albertans should be cheering for the Edmonton Oilers now; and we ask about your favourite places to visit in Alberta.

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A@Noon for Friday April 21, 2017

In this episode: Should people convicted of having pot be pardoned? PLUS: your thoughts of 18-month parental leave.

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A@Noon for Thursday April 20, 2017

In this episode: Would you pay less to get less when you fly? PLUS: your stories of dealing with unwanted change.

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A@Noon for Wednesday April 19, 2017

In this episode: Should the work of Shakespeare be mandatory in Alberta high schools?

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A@Noon for Tuesday April 18, 2017

In this episode: Should "lane filtering" be legal on Alberta roads? PLUS: should technology be used in post-secondary classrooms?

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A@Noon Thursdayy April 13

In this episode: we ask what you think about setting the minimum legal age for using pot at 18; and we talk about the moments that make you love and hate golf.

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A@Noon Wednesday April 12

In today's episode: we ask for your thoughts about parking enforcement; and we talk about the future of electric cars.

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A@Noon Tuesday April 11

In this episode: we ask what you think about the passenger removed from the airplane; and we ask about the small changes you've made that have had a big effect.

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A@Noon Monday April 10

In this episode: we ask for your thoughts on photo radar; and we ask how you know when spring has really arrived in Alberta

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A@Noon Friday April 7

In this episode: we ask for your stories about visiting famous Canadian battlefields; and we ask what you think about current military spending in Canada.

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Alberta at Noon Thursday April 6

In this episode: we ask what you think of the C grade the Conference Board of Canada has given Alberta for quality of life; and we ask whether you think it's right to ban children from restaurants and condo buildings.

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Alberta at Noon Wednesday April 5

In this episode: we ask if you and your community are prepared for the next big natural disaster in Alberta; and we hear your thoughts about the proposed bike trail from the Columbia Icefield to the Jasper town site.

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A@Noon for Tuesday April 4

In this hour: we ask how you would grade the federal Liberal government; and Dr. Paul Teman answers your questions about getting a better sleep.

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A@Noon for Monday April 03, 2017

In this episode: How long will playoff hockey last in Alberta? PLUS: should pharmacists take on a larger role in the healthcare system?

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Alberta@Noon for March 31

In this episode: we ask what you think of David King's proposal to merge the public and separate school boards in Alberta; and we ask about times when you stepped out of your comfort zone.

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A@N00n for Thursday March 30

In this episode; we ask what you think about Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall asking Alberta companies to move their head offices to his province; and we ask for your stories about the heroes in your life.

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A@Noon for Thursday, March 29

In this episode: when does scheduling activities for kids become over-scheduling? And we ask what you think is the greatest Canadian animal.

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A@Noon for Tuesday March 28, 2017

In this episode: how to know when its time for a new career. PLUS: Has casual dress become too casual?

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A@Noon for Monday March 27, 2017

In this episode: how should Alberta regulate the sale of pot, once it's legal? PLUS: What did you cook when you were a kid?

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