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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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Blondie

Who was Sheryl Sheppard? David speaks to her family, friends and coworkers to try to find out clues to explain her sudden disappearance.

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How drug use fuelled Nazi Germany

German writer Norman Ohler argues methamphetamines and opioids played a significant role in fuelling the Nazi war machine.

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Inspiring wanderlust

6 podcasts on trotting the globe: Outside/In, Vox Tablet, The Expats, The Moth, Still Buffering, The Memory Palace.

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Cities need to plan for sex in public parks

Jen Roberton argues all those users have a right to be in the park, and that cities should plan for public sex in their parks.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 7, 2016

Today's podcast: Stephanie McLean on AMVIC review; breast milk costs pose difficulties for new mothers; Unconventional Panel on holiday movies.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 6, 2016

Today's podcast: Gary Mason on Notley’s B.C. sales pitch; Trans Mountain reaction from Edmonton to Burnaby; Carfentanil linked to 15 deaths in Alberta; American Ninja Warrior course opens up in Calgary.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 5, 2016

Today's podcast: Chris Alexander on ‘lock her up’ chants; when should you call a social worker?; new clean-tech company injects carbon dioxide into solids.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 2, 2016

Today's podcast: Pipeline workers react to approvals; Green Party leader Elizabeth May on pipeline approval; The Real Ski Report makes its debut.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 1, 2016

Today's podcast: CBC investigation into Gallery of Fine Cars; Alberta rancher on bovine tuberculosis outbreak; Lethbridge Police Chief Rob Davis on non-lethal force; 6 generations of women in one family.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 30, 2016

Today's podcast: Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr, business commentator Deborah Yedlin, and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley comment on the federal government's decision to approve two pipeline projects and reject the Northern Gateway proposal.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 29, 2016

Today's podcast: Health law expert on Tamara Lovett trial; CF-18 crashes near Cold Lake, Alta.; Don Cherry on his new book.

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Calgary Eyeopener Monday Nov. 28

In today's podcast; a rating system for winter footwear; More people in Calgary have come forward with complaints against the Gallery of Fine Cars; Homestretch host checks in after the Grey Cup.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday November 24, 2016

On today's podcast: teaching the dangers of pornography in school; the relationship between car thefts and drugs; an Olympic Plaza brick love story; moving day after 92 years of living at the same address.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 23, 2016

Today’s podcast: Deborah Yedlin on the surprising stock rally; cat fraud in central Alberta; Olympic Plaza bricks could be removed in redesign; Syrian refugees one year later.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 22, 2016

Today's podcast: Does city council need to hire a referee?; Why Brian Jean wants a new deal on equalization; when selfies go tragically wrong.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 21, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary city councillors debate 2017 budget; why delivery drones may help increase survival rates for heart attack patients; Stampeders off to the Grey Cup.

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Eyeopener podcast for Friday November 18

On today's podcast: We hear about the Langdon Community Collaborative; reaction to Sandra Jansen crossing the floor to the ND's; Jonathan Love reviews The Hollow, a bill to modernize how families adopt children in Alberta.

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Eyeopener podcast for Thursday November 17

On today's podcast: a look at the $25.00 daycare pilot project; we talk to a film maker who has made a film about a black musician who travels around the U.S. to meet members of the KKK; Paul Kartchut looks at car diagnostics on Tools of the Trade.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 16, 2016

Today's podcast: World Cup ski races cancelled at Lake Louise; injured hiker rescued in Waterton Lakes National Park; Calgary gets a "Little Free Pantry."

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Eyeopener podcast for Tuesday November 22

On today's podcast: an economist defends the planned carbon tax; a new form of avalanche control may help cut down on road closures this winter; and winning big in Irma, Alberta.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 14, 2016

Today's podcast: Donald Trump and the media; petition calls for carbon tax plebiscite; Calgary Drop-In Centre teaches empathy workshops.

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The Eyeopener podcast for Friday November 11

Today’s podcast: The Eyeopener visits the city of Airdrie we'll learn about the city's redevelopment plans, Deerfoot babies,a chat to a local WW2 veteran and we will speak with the mayor of Airdrie.

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Eye Opener Podcast

On today's podcast: NAFTA specialist Carlo Dade: Trump biographer Gwenda Blair: Paul Karchut’s "Tools of the Trade": Remembering LGBT vets:

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 9, 2016

Today's podcast: Unconventional Panel on the U.S. election results; how Trump’s victory will affect the economy; two female candidates drop out of PC leadership race.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 8, 2016

Today's podcast: MADD launches annual Red Ribbon campaign; consumer advocate wants changes to rules for used car dealers; how snowbirds in Florida are feeling about the U.S. election.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 4, 2016

Today’s podcast: The Eyeopener visits the town of Okotoks to speak with the town’s mayor, learn about the town’s new backyard chicken bylaw, and check in with the Okotoks Dawgs baseball team.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Nov. 3, 2016

Today's podcast: Environment Minister Shannon Phillips on Alberta's climate change policy; Tools of the Trade looks at bassoon reeds; long-time Cubs fan finally gets to celebrate a championship.

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Eyeopener podcast November 2, 2016

On today's podcast: Concerns over ATA's new LGBTQ toolkit; Canal Flats hockey mecca; wine fraud uncovered.

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Eyeopener podcast for November 1, 2016

On today's podcast: LGBTQ toolkit for Alberta teachers; Alberta's oldest citizen; The Prime Time Big Band gets ready for a recording; Science writer Jay Ingram will tell us about his new book that gives us the answers to some of life's great mysteries.

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Eyeopener podcast for October 31

On today's podcast: U.S. election and what's at stake for Alberta; the new YYC terminal opens; Syrian refugees find work on Alberta farms; and the history of saying trick or treat.

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Eyeopener Special Podcast: Tools of the Trade

The Eyeopener's Paul Karchut takes a look at the very specific pieces of gear that people use to get their jobs done. In this special podcast, Paul learns about ballet pointe shoes, police lasers, kitchen knives, and horse hooves.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 28, 2016

Today’s podcast: Calgary Police Service Chief Roger Chaffin on harassment allegations; growing number of Americans moving to the ‘Redoubt’; is it time for safe injection sites in Calgary?

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 27, 2016

Today's podcast: In defence of the Kerr’s Molasses Kiss; Paul Karchut tells us about the importance of the chef's knife in this week's Tools of the Trade; Diane Colley-Urquhart on harassment and intimidation within CPS.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 26, 2016

Today's podcast: Why some oil and gas companies are hiring again; Scotty Greenwood on the U.S. election; the Eyeopener’s Halloween candy survey; actor and playwright John Murrell.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 25, 2016

Today's podcast: Health Minister Sarah Hoffman on cardiac care in Red Deer; family asks for helping finding a beloved stolen bike; the CBC's Connie Walker on the new podcast, "Missing and Murdered: Who Killed Alberta Williams?"

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 24, 2016

Today’s podcast: How general anesthesia is used in Alberta dental offices; paralyzed climber learns to walk again; clown costumes banned in Fort McMurray schools.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 21, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary firefighter wins medal of bravery; province discusses new legislation for condo developers; Postmedia announces more buyouts and potential layoffs; new CPO musical director Rune Bergmann.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 20, 2016

New data on how often solitary confinement is used in Canadian prisons; conference at the U of C encourages women to speak up; Tools of the Trade series looks at what farriers use to keep horses' hooves happy; ram on the lam in Lethbridge.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 19, 2016

Today’s podcast: Calgary grocery delivery company offers free service; New campaign encourages women to run for office; Unconventional Panel on racially based team names.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 18, 2016

Today's podcast: Wayne Gretzky on his new book “99: Stories of the Game”; Fentanyl conference in Calgary; Kath Smyth on last-minute lawn and garden cleanup; Eric Francis stops by to talk about his Pizza Pigout fundraiser.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 17, 2016

Today's podcast: Veteran pilot comments on Jim Prentice plane crash; Laneway housing in Calgary; Noah Richler on his new book.

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Eyeopener for October 14, 2016

On today's podcast: What tightened mortgage rules will mean for Calgary home buyers; we speak to the president of the Oil Wives Club; John Gilchrist reviews Veg-In YYC; we learn about the hidden lives of trees.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 13, 2016

On today's podcast: a former member of the vigilante group Creep Catcher on leaving the group; the dangers of protesters breaking into pipelines; Calgary MLA Sandra Jansen on entering the PC leadership race; the controversy of Cleveland's baseball mascot.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 12, 2016

Today's podcast: Winnipeg man protests hospital parking rates; concern over racial tensions in Lethbridge; remembering Heiko Socher; Calgary Flames kick off 2016-17 season; pumpkin growing tips from a pro.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 11, 2016

Today's podcast: New campaign asks Calgarians to "Love YYC"; why anti-poverty advocates want low-income earners to file their taxes; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on food myths.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 10, 2016

On today's podcast: Choosing winter tires; the Blue Jays sweep the Rangers; Steve Martin on contemporary arr, he visits Calgary for an art fundraiser; Calgary actor Andrew Phung talks about his new role as "Kimchee" on the CBC TV show Kim's Convenience.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 7, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary police use new tactics to nab distracted drivers; RCMP issues historic apology for harassment; John Gilchrist reviews Cluck and Cleaver.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 6, 2016

Today's podcast: 85-year-old Calgarian charged with second degree murder; Tools of the Trade: Pointe shoes; Michelle Rempel on federal carbon pricing.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 5, 2016

Today's podcast: New C-Train line will run under the Bow River; Unconventional Panel on western alienation; screen time and teenagers; Syrian Christians revitalize local church.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 4, 2016

Today's podcast: Premier Rachel Notley on federal government's carbon pricing plan; University of Lethbridge asks controversial professor to resign; new name proposed for Tunnel Mountain.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Oct. 3, 2016

Today's podcast: Susanne Craig on the New York Times’ big scoop; new poll suggests Albertans believe they give more than they get; Pet insurance loophole leaves dog owner on the hook for surgery; Calgary woman tries to be the perfect driver.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 30, 2016

Today's podcast: Alberta’s labour minister on minimum wage hike; Starbucks posts calorie counts on menu boards; Alberta rescue agencies prepare for pit bulls; Bruce McDonald on “Weirdos".

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 29, 2016

Today's podcast: Local bouncer comments on violence in Calgary bars; stuck skunk rescued by Calgary couple; Jessica Holmes headlines YYComedy Festival; Calgary brewery “fires” a cranky customer.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 28, 2016

Today's podcast: Mylan Hicks’ mother talks about her son’s death; Kent Hehr on LNG pipeline approval; Our Unconventional Panel crowns the next King.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 27, 2016

Today's podcast: Councillors express concerns over Calgary's Olympic bid exploration committee; why an ice cream shop in Edworthy Park will have to move its building; new Oilers mascot inspires social media mockery.

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Eyeopener podcast for Sept. 23, 2016

On today's podcast: A First Nations alliance has chiefs vowing to fight pipelines; how a Calgary woman recovered her stolen car; dogs that sniff out invasive mussels on boats all summer have found work in their off season.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 22, 2016

Today's podcast: New ultra-potent form of fentanyl causing serious concerns; Alberta's hidden satellite image secret; Calgary man's ashes jump Idaho's Snake River Canyon; Kath Smyth's fall gardening tips.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 21, 2016

Today's podcast: Alberta oilpatch worker takes his message to Ottawa; C-Train passenger describes yesterday's derailment; Unconventionals on underground LRT stations; skunk sightings on the rise.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 20, 2016

Today's podcast: Crime journalist Christie Blatchford on her new book; Eric Francis on the World Cup of Hockey; evaluating Calgary's "adventure playground" pilot project.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 19, 2016

Today’s podcast: Calgary Police Chief Roger Chaffin; Changes to Alberta’s campaign finance rules; Expanding your job search beyond Calgary; Job fair at Fort Calgary.

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Eyeopener Weekend Podcast: Turning Over a New Leaf

In a special weekend podcast, we bring you our complete five-part series "Turning Over a New Leaf" - looking at what the potential legalization of marijuana will mean for the city of Calgary.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 16, 2016

Today's podcast: How legalized marijuana has changed Colorado; “Pseudo-profound B.S.” researcher Nathaniel Barr; Free speech debate on MRU campus; AIDS walk takes place this weekend in Calgary.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Sept. 15, 2016

Today's podcast: Marijuana legalization and real estate in Calgary; Larch season in Lake Louise; Finding ways to get more women on corporate boards; Forest Lawn selling its trees.

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Eyeopener Podcast for September 14, 2016

Today's podcast: Deb Yedlin on the mood in downtown Calgary office towers; Sylvan Lake mom's shoe-tying trick goes viral; coffee shop owner shares concerns over minimum wage hike; Coun. Druh Farrell on water fluoridation.

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Eyeopener Podcast for September 13, 2016

Today's podcast: Rafter Six Ranch demolished; when should you buy your kids a cell phone?; Calgary entrepreneurs look for business opportunities with legalized marijuana; Julie Van Rosendaal on the chocolate chip cookie.

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Eyeopener Podcast for September 12, 2016

Today's podcast: Marijuana users lighting up in public spaces; Go Public investigates problems finding replacement parts for relatively new vehicles; 'Da Kink in My Hair review.

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Eyeopener Podcast for September 9, 2016

Today's podcast: City of Lloydminster creates own online news outlet; One Love Music Festival returns to Calgary; Second World War veteran Jim McKibben turns 100; Calgary-born 9/11 photographer reflects on 15th anniversary of the attacks.

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