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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.

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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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The Eyeopener podcast for Thursday, May 24

On today's podcast: bad traffic back ups in Bragg Creek; how truthful are people when it comes to dating apps; previewing the Calgary Marathon.

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Calgary Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday May 23, 2018

On today's podcast: Premier Notley on BC's lawsuit against Alberta; why Canada geese are in love with urban living; helping jurors after the trauma of a trial.

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Eyeopener podcast special: Revisiting Calgary's Olympic venues

Today's podcast: The Eyeopener's Paul Karchut takes a look at Calgary's 1988 Olympic venues to find out whether they would be viable for the 2026 Games.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday May 17, 2018

Today's podcast: Paul McLoughlin on the week in Alberta politics; Dennis McConaghy on pipeline indemnity; Kath Smyth on long weekend gardening.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday May 16, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary boy's suspicions lead to arrest of online predator; why property crimes are up; unconventional panel on the royal wedding.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday May 15, 2018

Today's podcast: Money troubles at Heritage Park; former Calgary Stampeder stops a woman with a gun; Albertans can't seem to stop distracted driving.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday May 14, 2018

Today's podcast: Federation Flight hopes to repair the rift between B.C. and Alberta; Calgary's Olympic venues revisited; why the British press is snubbed by the royals.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday May 11, 2018

Today's podcast: Is the United Conservative Party anti-gay; racist rant in Lethbridge; Mothers Matter Awards; bad moms in movies.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday May 10, 2018

Today's podcast: Expanding Queen's Park Cemetery; Brad Wall on the fight for pipelines; CMHA Welcome Centre and Recovery College; new map of the Milky Way.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday May 9, 2018

Today's podcast: Pain of hospital parking fees; business commentator Deborah Yedlin; unconventional panel on highrises in Calgary's character neighbourhoods.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday May 8, 2018

Today's podcast: What a flat tax would mean for Alberta; rising property taxes jeopardize Calgary's historic Masonic Temple; Chief Crowchild from the Tsuu T'ina First Nation.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday May 7, 2018

Today's podcast: UCP Convention; Canadian Premier League soccer team comes to Calgary; budgie walker; Beverly McLachlin goes from top judge to novelist.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday May 4, 2018

Today's podcast: Michael Noble's lawyer; why an evangelical Christian couple will be allowed to adopt a child; Jane's Walk; naked gardening.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday May 3, 2018

Today's podcast: Spring forecast for Calgary real estate; cattle rustlin' near Cardston; self-defense course for kids.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday May 2, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary Stampede CEO on Philip Heerema charges; Mayor Nenshi on flood prevention measures; soccer player benched; nabbing the Golden State Killer.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday May 1, 2018

Today's podcast: The party vs. the party leader in Alberta politics; finding the right person to head up Calgary's Olympic bid; Sylvan Lake wants to be more than a summer destination; why it's easier to score a perfect score in bowling.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday April 30, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary Police Chief on decriminalizing small scale drug possession; what a recent auction tells us about Alberta's economy; student-in-residence at United Active Living seniors' home; Angela rides in the back of a police van to find out about the Positive Ticket program.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday April 27, 2018

Today's podcast: Cannabis shops snapping up real estate in Calgary; Kicking Horse Coffee one of Canada's best employers; Parade of Wonders.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday April 26, 2018

Today's podcast: Alberta government expands $25 daycare spots; changes to Ha Ling Trail; world champion gamer.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday April 25, 2018

Today's podcast: Mother of Humboldt Broncos player; raging David Suzuki debate; unconventional panel debates whether Albertans are too thin-skinned; backyard chickens.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday April 24, 2018

Today's podcast: Should U. of A. grant David Suzuki an honorary degree; bug farm in Balzac; North Carolina hockey writer on the new Calgary Flames coach.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday April 23, 2018

Today's podcast: Update on Calgary's Olympic bid; author Tima Kurdi; spring street cleaning starts today; Calgary Folk Music Festival lineup announced.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday April 20, 2018

Today's podcast: Beer and provincial trade; painting the dam busters; Calgary volunteer Ann Craig; Ellen Degeneres super fan.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday April 19, 2018

Today's podcast: Flooding in southern Alberta; porcine weather prognosticator; filmmaker and comedy writer Rebecca Addelman.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday April 18, 2018

Today's podcast: Court delays lead to release of accused Calgary gang leader; what happens to gas prices in B.C. if Alberta turns off the taps; actor Chris Sarandon.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday April 17, 2018

Today's podcast: Energy Minister Marg McCuaig-Boyd; Alberta to review training requirements for truckers; Dave Thomas on SCTV reunion.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday April 16, 2018

Today's podcast: What our neighbours in B.C. are saying about yesterday's pipeline meeting; dog's death a factor in man's suicide; Do Crew; Necco Wafer is an endangered candy.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday April 13, 2018

Today's podcast: What to do with $10 million in donations; why some athletes want to keep Calgary's Olympic dream alive; yelling at bears; met Calgary Opera's Tosca.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday April 12, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary business owners on the 17th Ave makeover; Sikh motorcycle club celebrates new helmet laws; singer John Wort Hannam raises funds for ALS Society in Alberta.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday April 11, 2018

Today's podcast: Olympic confusion at Calgary City Hall; developer with big plans for 17 Ave; Humboldt tragedy inspires organ donors; winner of a national essay contest.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday April 10, 2018

Today's podcast: Bob Wilke on the Humboldt tragedy; Alberta's new drunk driving laws; Airdrie dads helping students get suited for graduation; longest running fantasy hockey pool in Canada.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday April 9, 2018

Today's podcast: Hayley Wickenheiser on the Humbolt tragedy; the latest on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion; Red Deer man locates more than 400 stolen vehicles; why men fight.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday April 6, 2018

Today's podcast: Limiting protests outside abortion clinics; Calgary's cannabis consumption bylaws; video game addiction; new movie about a volleyball team gets help from local player.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday April 4, 2018

Today's podcast: New emergency alert system comes to your cellphone; remembering Martin Luther King on the 50th anniversary of his death; Calgary pastor dreams of Pilsner.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday April 3, 2018

Today's podcast: Councillor Shane Keating on the Calgary's proposed pot bylaws; why Canadian politicians are in no rush to protect your data; Okotoks Dawgs are expanding; building suits of armour for a living.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday April 2, 2018

Today's podcast: The argument against annual PSA testing for prostate cancer; why Alberta video game developers are about to get a tax break; search and rescue for dogs.

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Finding out what matters most to Albertans: A podcast special

Rob Brown, 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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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday March 29, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary Police Association president on the Abbeydale incident; ruts and potholes and your vehicle; Bollywood star comes to Calgary; competitive cat shows.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday March 28, 2018

Today's podcast: Clean tech executives and investors write to Premier Horgan in support of Trans Mountain pipeline; unconventional panel on Calgary's Plus 15 network; South Health Campus celebrates new babies with song.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday March 27, 2018

Today's podcast: State of emergency in Taber area; Calgary librarian leaves the city to run the family farm; High River makes the shortlist in the Kraft Hockeyville contest.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday March 26, 2018

Today's podcast: Dismantling Calgary's ski jumps; why Medicine Hat skateboarders are taking a busload of ball gowns to Mexico; the FBI returns mammoth tusks to Canada.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday, March 23

On today's podcast: Finance Minsister Joe Ceci on the budget; we talk to writer Tom Rachman about his new novel The Italian Teacher; and the Pandas are coming!

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday March 22, 2018

Today's podcast: Two grade-sixers take on Starbucks; Calgary's Olympic bid; breaking up with Facebook.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday March 21, 2018

Today's podcast: Calgary council votes in favour of forming Olympic Bid Committee; Medicine Hat mines for cryptocurrency; unconventional panel on whether to unfriend Facebook.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday March 20, 2018

Today's podcast: If you had 100 million dollars; tax break for rural crime watch volunteers; remembering hockey player Larry Kwong; the sputtering Calgary Flames.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday March 19, 2018

Today's podcast: Buying illegal drugs on the dark web; a royalty cheque for every Albertan; looking for people with no sense of direction; two grade six students have a message for Starbucks.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday March 16, 2018

Today's podcast: Medical emergency on West Jet flight; fake online university; Cochrane doctor treks the Northwest Passage; John Gilchrist reviews Sun BBQ Restaurant.

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Calgary Eyeopener - 16 Mar 2018

Today's podcast: Medical emergency on West Jet flight; fake online university; Cochrane doctor treks the Northwest Passage; John Gilchrist reviews Sun BBQ Restaurant.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday March 15, 2018

Today's podcast: Why Alberta's energy sector wants you to get a trade now; sailors on the Glenmore Reservoir left high and dry; Calgary gardeners on the loss of Sunnyside Greenhouses; why Olympic medallist Stephanie Labbé is trying out for a men's pro soccer team in Calgary.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday March 14, 2018

Today's podcast: Mayor Nenshi on secondary suites; safe consumption site in Lethbridge; to wash or not to wash your car; slam dunk challenge.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday March 13, 2018

Today's podcast: UCP leader Jason Kenny; Recovery Acres Society treatment facility; help for orphaned bears; Paralympian Brian McKeever.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday March 12, 2018

Today's podcast: Councillor Sean Chu on green bin pickup; pipeline politics; the right age to get married; coping with daylight savings time.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday, March 9

On today's podcast: A courthouse rally in Okotoks; the U-S is going ahead with protectionist tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, but Canada is spared... for now; the city of Calgary's sticky sticker problem; why selfies are causing people to ask for nose jobs!

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday, March 8

On today's podcast: How climate change is changing Calgary... from the way we build our roads, to the type of trees we plant; Canmore's lucrative crackdown on air-BnBs; we speak with one of this year's winners of a Calgary Board of Education Legacy Award, Dr. Rupinder Toor.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday March 7

On today's podcast: With so much snow lying around, we can expect a big melt; our Unconventional Panel on the best way to treat opioid addicts; why moose are moving into Alberta's flatlands.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday March 6

On today's podcast: Why the University of Calgary is breeding a deadly parasite in sand flies; the evangelical approach to climate change, how and atmospheric scientist deals with deniers within her own faith; Julie van Rosendaal cooks with snow.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday March 5

On today's podcast: stuck in the house for days - what's it's like when snow makes the roads inaccessible; why so many houses just aren't selling right now in Calgary; we'll recap last night's Oscars; and a bank designed for artists.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday March 2, 2018

On today's podcast: Another retailer says no to a weapons manufacturer; will we, or won't we? Mayor Nenshi will update us on Calgary's Olympic bid; and a look ahead at Sunday's Oscars.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday, March 1

On today's podcast: Finance Minister Joe Ceci explains why he thins a 9-billion dollar deficit is good news; we talk to Olympic gold medallist Ted Jan Bloehman; our beer columnist, Haydon Dewes, joins us with some advice for brewing your own.

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Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday, February 28

On today's podcast: Why some farmers feel the need to defend their properties with guns; how to break up with your phone; how one local bar is just saying 'no' to JERKS; and an invitation to our open house.

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday, February 27

On today's podcast: As US corporations turn against the National Rifle Association, Canadian shoppers eye a boycott on brands owned by gun makers. We'll look at Mountain Equipment Co-op's ethical dilemma; condo boards tighten the rules around pot; we dig through government records to find out the best and worst campgrounds in K-country.

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Eyeopener podcast for Monday February 26, 2018

On today's podcast: Albertans get targeted as foreign real estate speculators in B.C.; a case in favour of urban chickens; we speak to the mother of nine year old boy who is allergic to water; and we catch up with two Calgarians who caught the winter games live, in Pyeongchang.

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