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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.

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The last U.S. Blockbuster thrives on great customer service

The Bend, Ore., location became the last Blockbuster standing when 2 stores in Alaska closed

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Narcotic Farm

This Narcotic Farm in Kentucky played a major part in shaping the culture around mid-century heroin use in the U.S.

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Franklyn: Heartbreak in a digital world

Franklyn revokes his access to tracking his ex-wife's whereabouts through her phone. It's his last connection to her.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, July 20, 2018

Edmonton Journal columnist David Staples and Education Minister David Eggen discuss potential changes to the province's curriculum; Kath Smyth takes your gardening calls.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, July 19, 2018

Listeners share their favourite misheard song lyrics.

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, July 18, 2018

What do you make of Donald Trump's recent comments about Russian interference in U.S. elections?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Have you had to suddenly change your work and family arrangements? How did you cope?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, July 16, 2018

Psychologist April Byers takes your calls on relationships and family dynamics.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, July 13

Physiotherapist Tim Lee takes your questions on summer injuries in the first half hour; gardening expert Jim Hole answers your botanical calls in the second half hour.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, July 12, 2018

What have been the most memorable moments from this year's FIFA World Cup?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, July 11

How have you dealt with life after a stroke?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, July 10, 2018

How do you feel about Greyhound's decision to end bus service in Western Canada?

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Alberta@Noon podcast for Wednesday July 4

On October 17th recreational cannabis will be legal in Canada. Have you had the pot talk with your kids?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Who are the best comedians working today?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, June 29, 2018

Automobile expert George Iny takes your questions in the first half hour; gardening expert Kath Smyth answers your calls in the second half hour.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, June 28, 2018

Why is decluttering so challenging?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, June 27, 2018

What are the challenges when it comes to caring for a loved one with dementia?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, June 26, 2018

How do you feel about Alberta's role in the federal equalization program?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, June 25, 2018

Where have you travelled in Alberta (or around the world) for food? What discoveries have you made along the way?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, June 22, 2018

We ask what motivates you to work out and stay healthy; horticulturalist Donna Balzer joins us in studio to answer your gardening questions.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, June 21, 2018

What are your hometown's hidden gems?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, June 20, 2018

How do you think the United States should respond to people from Central America and Mexico seeking asylum in the US?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The World Health Organization has officially recognized compulsive video gaming as an addiction. Do you agree?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, June 18, 2018

What's the right way to motivate and reward children?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, June15, 2018

On the Friday edition of Alberta@noon, with host Judy Aldous, veterinarian Dr. Serge Chaloub takes calls about pet nutrition. And horticulturist Jim Hole answers listener's gardening questions in the second half of the show.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, June 14, 2018

Who are you supporting in this year's World Cup?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, June 13, 2018

How has fatherhood changed your life?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday June 12, 2018

The U.S. and North Korea have issued a joint declaration after the summit meeting between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. What do yo think about he meeting and outcome?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, June 11, 2018

Do you get vacation time at work, and if so, do you use all of the vacation that you're entitled to?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, June 8, 2018

We ask for your reaction to the Ontario election results; arborist Matt Davis takes your questions on trees.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, June 7, 2018

Are you looking forward to a time when autonomous vehicles will be on the streets? Do you think they will make your life easier? Or do you like driving too much to give it up?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, June 6, 2018

What do you think of the current trade dispute with the United States?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, June 5, 2018

How would you feel about "weed gardens" at Alberta festivals?

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, June 4, 2018

How do you feel about skinny infill homes in your neighbourhood?

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, June 1, 2018

We take your calls and questions on allergies with Dr. Joel Doctor; gardening expert Kath Smyth joins us in studio.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, May 31, 2018

What's the best way to avoid becoming a victim of a scam?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Indigenous Albertans who were part of the Sixties Scoop received an official apology this week from the province. We're using that moment as a springboard to talk about the power of the apology - what distinguishes a meaningful one from an empty one?

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Alberta@Noon - Tuesday, May 29, 2018

In a special joint broadcast with BC Today, we discuss the federal government's decision to purchase the Trans Mountain pipeline project.

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Alberta@Noon - Monday, May 28, 2018

We talk about how to say no at work without risking your reputation or losing your job.

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Alberta@Noon - Friday, May 25, 2018

Lots of advice today. Dermatologist, Dr. Barry Lycka, answers your questions about sunscreen and sun damage and horticulturist, Donna Balzer handles gardening dilemma.

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Alberta@Noon - Thursday, May 24, 2018

When recreational pot is legal - how would you feel about having a pot store in your neighbourhood?

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Alberta@Noon - Wednesday, May 23, 2018

What rights should families have when renting property in Alberta?

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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 - Wednesday, May 9, 2018

How should Canada respond to an influx of asylum seekers?

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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 - 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 - 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 - Friday, May 4

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

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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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