• Now Playing on CBC Radio

  • change

Calgary: Eyeopener

 

Calgary: Eyeopener

Whether you spend your mornings in your kitchen, your car or your office, tune in to the Calgary Eyeopener for the information you need to stay in touch with your city.

Updated: Weekdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/eyeopener/

Subscribe:

Featured Podcast

Why do we feel so bad about feeling good?

If most drug users take substances because it feels good, why is pleasure left out of policy conversations?

To download a file, right click and save.Download Podcast: Why do we feel so bad about feeling good?
[mp3 file: runs 00:32:09]

Featured Podcast

Music and Indigenous youth

Meet Indigenous youth who are finding deeper meaning in music — and finding their voices along the way.

To download a file, right click and save.Download Podcast: Music and Indigenous youth
[mp3 file: runs00:25:32]

Featured Podcast

Undercover

A family of four examines their sleep habits, vying for the spare bedroom.

To download a file, right click and save.Download Podcast: Undercover
[mp3 file: runs00:23:40]

Featured Podcast

Why the Google 'manifesto' misses the point

Critics argue the Google "manifesto" debating a woman's biological abilities is another example of discrimination in the workplace.

To download a file, right click and save.Download Podcast: Why the Google 'manifesto' misses the point
[mp3 file: runs00:46:59]

All podcast episodes

Use the links below to download a file.

Eyeopener Podcast for Friday August 18, 2017

Today's podcast: Loon whisperer Don Gibson; 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid; country star Lauren Mayell.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for Friday August 18, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:22:38]


Eyeopener Podcast for Thursday August 17, 2017

Today's podcast: the detrimental health effects of being lonely; how the people of Idaho feel about Donald Trump; Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Download Eyeopener Podcast for Thursday August 17, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:08]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 16, 2017

On today.s podcast: Millerville Fair; business commentator Deborah Yedlin; right-wing website The Rebel

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 16, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:10]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 15, 2017

On today's podcast: Canola farmers are having a bad year; why researchers believe thyroid cancer is misdiagnosed; Julie Van Rosendaal shares her favourite peach dessert.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 15, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:24:38]


​Dr. Raj Bhardwaj ​on ear infections

Our medical contributor Dr. Raj Bhardwaj discusses the declining rate of ear infections in children.

Download ​Dr. Raj Bhardwaj ​on ear infections
[mp3 file: runs 00:06:27]


Eyeopener podcast for Monday August 14

On today's podcast: Preparations for the GlobalFest fireworks competition; cross-country hitchhikers make it to St John's; Shakespeare by the Bow deals with weather and forest fire smoke.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Monday August 14
[mp3 file: runs 00:22:01]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 11, 2017

Today's podcast: UCP leadership candidate Jeff Callaway; Shapovalov stuns Nadal in Montreal; pairing beers with meals.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 11, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:26:42]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 10, 2017

Today's podcast: Paul McLoughlin on Derek Fildebrandt's Airbnb rental; monthly tree-planting subscriptions; making the case for e-sports as an Olympic sport.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 10, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:59]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 9, 2017

Today's podcast: Calgary artists comment on city's public art policy; should national parks have a set capacity; Red Deer brothers get ready for the World Series of Barbecue in Kansas City.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 9, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:28]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 8, 2017

Today's podcast: Prison guards exposed to fentanyl; UCP leadership candidate Doug Schweitzer; Julie Van Rosendaal on leafy greens.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 8, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:01]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 4, 2017

Today's podcast: Naloxone kits at music festival; keep your heads up for hawks in the southeast; Paul Karchut hikes Turtle Mountain; we meet bluesman Sugar Brown.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 4, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:30:05]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 3, 2017

Today's podcast: Remembering former Suncor CEO Rick George; why a group of Nova Scotians are travelling the country promoting Lunenberg; Calgarians celebrate 50 year marriages; food truck festival changes name after complaints from Indigenous groups.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 3, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:30:03]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 2, 2017

Today's podcast: Calgary woman hailed as a hero after Glenmore Reservoir rescue; UCP leadership candidate Jason Kenney; Ian Hanomansing on hosting the National; Deborah Yedlin on arts and the economy.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 2, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:36:23]


Eyeopener Podcast for August 1, 2017

Today's podcast: Alberta drilling companies looking for workers; Sunshine Village evacuation; hot, dry summer in southern Alberta causes problems for farmers; young golfers hit a pair of hole-in-ones.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for August 1, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:08]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 31, 2017

Today's podcast: Why some doctors are still cautious about cannabis; Sean Somers from the City of Calgary on summer road construction; Ontario video game developer releases Canadian football game.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 31, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:55]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 28, 2017

Today's podcast: New playground built to honour the memory of Nathan O'Brien; The Room screens tonight in Calgary; tips for touring Calgary breweries.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 28, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:20:06]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 26, 2017

Today's podcast: Record-breaking heat in Calgary; Unconventionals on bike licenses; young soccer fan gets a surprise from a global jersey company.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 26, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:24:39]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 25, 2017

Today's podcast: Former Wildrose leader Brian Jean; Rick Hanson on a potential Olympic bid; looking for couples married in 1967.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 25, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:42]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 24, 2017

Today's podcast: Struggling to find a place to live in Banff; how the new United Conservative Party will shake up Alberta politics; therapy dogs for kids at the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre; how to share your cabin.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 24, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:43]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 21, 2017

Today's podcast: Paul McLoughlin previews the "unite-the-right" vote; Sunshine Village closed to the public; Conlanging director Britton Watkins.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 21, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:21:16]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 20, 2017

Today's podcast: Willow Creek ambulance licensing dispute; why our sleep habits could be inherited from our hunter-gatherer ancestors; we take a walk through Reader Rock Garden.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 20, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:41]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 19, 2017

Today's podcast: Alberta's Child and Youth Advocate comments on his office's latest report; Deb Yedlin on NAFTA renegotiations; update on peacocks at the Calgary Zoo.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 19, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:19:17]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 18, 2017

Today's podcast: Remembering Calgary lawyer Hersh Wolch; two students stop in Calgary while hitchhiking across Canada; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on smoke.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 18, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:25:12]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 17, 2017

Today's podcast: Rick Orman on PC-Wildrose unity vote; how a liver transplant saved Tyler Wiebe's life; Bearspaw restaurant featured on "Fargo".

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 17, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:22:50]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 13, 2017

Today's podcast: Artist and barrel racer Sammy Bird; Antarctic iceberg breaks off; Great Western reads.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 13, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:24:20]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 12, 2017

Today's podcast: What the interest rate hike means for the Calgary economy; researchers use nanotechnology to improve guitar sounds; we talk to Alberta music legend k.d. lang.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 12, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:09:43]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 11, 2017

Today's podcast: Update on B.C. fires; what an interest rate change will mean for your finances; Angela talks to kids about eyebrows; Calgary's biggest Duran Duran fan.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 11, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:27:28]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 10, 2017

Today's podcast: A new way to recognize Calgarians who are doing outstanding things in their golden years; we check in with a researcher on board the Icebreaker CCGS Amundsen; hunting pigeons with falcons at a Calgary hospital.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 10, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:30:35]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 5, 2017

Today's podcast: Omar Khadr set to receive settlement; Coun. Andre Chabot on behaviour at City Hall; hidden camping spots in Alberta; Mike Morrison's fruitless quest to make the Amazing Race.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 5, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:34:10]


Eyeopener Podcast for July 4, 2017

Today's podcast: What a new government in B.C. means for Alberta; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on the "July effect"; why many Chestermere residents are upset with their municipal tax bills.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for July 4, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:25:15]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 30, 2017

Today's podcast: Ian Tyson's Canada Day celebration; why Calgary is unaffordable if you're poor; beer picks for Canada Day; Paul Karchut's Outdoor Report for June 30, 2017.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 30, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:26:33]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 29, 2017

Today's podcast: Why police forces from across North America are coming to the RCMP dog training centre in Innisfail; Paul McLoughlin on the emergence of PACs in Alberta politics; we preview Canada Day celebrations; Stamps coach Dave Dickenson.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 29, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:31:35]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 28, 2017

Today's podcast: Hay fever season hits Calgary; Looking back at Canada's centennial year; Unconventionals on Canada 150 celebrations; Tsuut'ina Chief views the Treaty 7 documents for the first time.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 28, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:21]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 27, 2017

Today's podcast: Name changes at Camp Chief Hector; Pride flags torn down in Taber; Julie Van Rosendaal makes Canadian cuisine for Canada Day.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 27, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:28]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 26, 2017

Today's podcast: Katherine O'Neill on uniting the middle in Alberta politics; slate of candidates bands together in Calgary Board of Education election; Harry Potter turns 20.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 26, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:25:54]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 23, 2017

Today's podcast: The CBC's Tracy Johnson on the third anniversary of the beginning of the oil crash; Wildrose MLA Derek Fildebrandt; magician Darcy Oake; Peter Oldring from CBC Radio's "This is That".

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 23, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:34:27]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 22, 2017

Today's podcast: Concerns over math scores in Calgary schools; why Chinese investors are indifferent towards Calgary real estate; we check out new helmets worn by the Stamps; Paul Brandt named to the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 22, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:27:47]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 21, 2017

Today's podcast: Red Deer cleans up after storm; heat wave grips southwestern U.S.; carding concerns in Lethbridge; coyote problems in Calgary.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 21, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:27:11]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 20, 2017

Today's podcast: Rick Hanson on the estimated price tag for a potential Olympic bid; why coconut oil may not live up to the hype; Calgary set to get its first Indigenous radio station.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 20, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:45]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 19, 2017

Today's podcast: How the mission to save 70,000 Vietnamese boat people helped shape Canada's refugee policy; painted lady butterflies migrate to Alberta; cleaning up contaminated sites in Calgary

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 19, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:31:50]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 16, 2017

Today's podcast: Changes to cell phone unlocking rules; McHugh House set to open in the Beltline; our beer columnist stops by with Father's Day picks

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 16, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:19:18]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 15, 2017

Today's podcast: Safe drug consumption site coming to Calgary; JazzYYC Festival set to begin; Alberta curler Wally Ursuliak honoured with the Order of the Rising Sun; we meet the woman behind the City of Calgary's social media accounts.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 15, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:33:39]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 14, 2017

Today's podcast: Calgary woman finds her photo on a voyeur's Twitter feed; Sears Canada looks to sell as they struggle to bring customers through the doors; efforts to save Canmore's coal mining history.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 14, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:36:50]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 13, 2017

Today's podcast: Hackers target Cowboys Casino; Angela asks kids about science; Mayoral candidate Bill Smith; K-Country residents protest logging near Longview.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 13, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:26:44]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 12, 2017

Today's podcast: Fatality inquiry into death of peace officer Rod Lazenby begins; Stephen Carter on Calgary's mayoral race; Calgarian makes it to the top of Mount Everest at age 64.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 12, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:05]


Eyeopener podcast for Friday June 9, 2017

Opposition Leader Brian Jean on his call for a judicial inquiry of the government's handling of the Fort McMurray fire; what works when it comes to environmental policies; details on the summer's biggest road hockey tournament; and perfect summer beer.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Friday June 9, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:25]


Eyeopener podcast for Thursday June 8, 2017

Cowboys talking about concussions and the Ty Pozuban foundation; we crash a James Comey watch party in Washington DC; meet one of the original volunteers of Spruce Meadows; why you can expect to hear cannons at the Military Museum this weekend.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Thursday June 8, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:25:49]


Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday June 7, f2017

On today's podcast: Using psychedelic drugs to treat PTSD; one-way versus two-way streets. Which is better? We ask our Unconventional Panel; Calgarians at the Henley Royal Regatta.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday June 7, f2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:27:32]


Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday June 6, 2017

On today's podcast: Why a victim of crime was held in jail before facing her attacker; we talk to a criminologist about a recent spate of gun violence in our city; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on fasting.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday June 6, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:43]


Eyeopener podcast for Monday June 5

Today's podcast: The Calgary connection to the London attacks; we talk about privacy rights at the U.S. border for Canadians making the crossing; and we meet the rattlesnake wrangler of Lethbridge.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Monday June 5
[mp3 file: runs 00:30:38]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 2, 2017

Today's podcast: Calgary doctor honoured with ethics award; Stampede set to sell local craft beer; why the free-range peacocks at the Calgary Zoo are being kept under lock and key; University of Calgary student looks for Asian-Canadian home videos.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 2, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:24:45]


Eyeopener Podcast for June 1, 2017

Today's podcast: Paul McLoughlin on provincial politics; replacing the seats at the Jack Singer; guided tours through Calgary's Chinatown; hiking from coast to coast.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for June 1, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:19]


Eyeopener Podcast for May 31, 2017

Today's podcast: Premier Rachel Notley talks about political developments in B.C.; Rocketspace CEO Duncan Logan; modernizing Alberta's adoption laws.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for May 31, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:23:51]


Eyeopener Podcast for May 30, 2017

Today's podcast: Bruce Cameron on BC NDP-Green alliance; live music and the Calgary economy; we tour the Sentry Box; Julie Van Rosendaal makes Ukrainian food.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for May 30, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:42]


Eyeopener podcast for Friday May 26

On today's podcast: Why Calgary dentists charge such high fees; a Calgary police officer who's making a difference; we hear about a summer camp for kids who love robots; what happens when a vegan falls for a meat lover.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Friday May 26
[mp3 file: runs 00:26:54]


Eyeopener podcast for Thursday May 25

Changes to Alberta's labour code; why an Albertan woman had to wait eight years to proceed with a lawsuit against a Mexican resort; a different kind of farmers' market comes to Calgary and Evelyn Glennie on of the world's most accomplished percussionists.

Download Eyeopener podcast for Thursday May 25
[mp3 file: runs 00:29:35]


Eyeopener Podcast for May 24, 2017

Today's podcast: Conservative leadership candidate Michael Chong; restaurant owners sue Calgary councillor; how to treat injured birds; cleanup continues at Bowness Gas Plus site.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for May 24, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:28:22]


Eyeopener Podcast for May 23, 2017

Today's podcast: Historic church burns down west of Calgary; Calgary police adopt Philadelphia model for sexual assault cases; Dave Phillips from Environment Canada looks ahead to Calgary's summer forecast; Julie Van Rosendaal's kitchen hacks.

Download Eyeopener Podcast for May 23, 2017
[mp3 file: runs 00:06:56]