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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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100 days of Trudeau

​100 days into Justin Trudeau's government, TSE reconvenes a panel of women from across Canada to assess its performance so far.

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An animal charter of rights?

Why does animal protection in this country need to be strengthened?

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Gritty doc on Loreena McKennitt

“Loreena McKennitt: The Wind That Shakes the Barley” tells the story of Loreena’s meteoric rise in the world of Celtic music.

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Is it immoral to watch the Super Bowl?

Has the combination of casual violence and crass consumerism made the Super Bowl irredeemable?

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 9, 2016

Today's podcast: Why Alberta pays some of the highest dental fees in Canada; Roof rat discovered in Drumheller; a new type of concrete that could make shovelling a thing of the past.

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 8, 2016

Today's podcast: Why some Alberta residents are walking away from their mortgages; our Get a Job columnist on what to do if you've been out of work for a long time; hip-hop dance legend Suga Pop comes to Calgary.

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 5, 2016

Today's podcast: Stolen goods recovered in Calgary; oil and gas executive talks about his meeting wti the Prime Minister; producers of new documentary looking at misconceptions about Africa.

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 4, 2016

Today's podcast: Why some Chinatown residents are against a proposed redevelopment of a vacant lot in the area; why Alberta's 511 service is rolling out a new app; Sarah Lawryniuk tells us about Calgary's Infinity Project.

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 3, 2016

Today's podcast: Naloxone kits now available in walk-in clinics; Unconventionals on the greatest Canadian bands; Jazz musician Al Muirhead on his Juno nomination at the age of 80.

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 2, 2016

Today's podcast: Ted Cruz's Calgary connections; ReThink Charter Academy school application rejected; Archie "The Stomper" Gouldie remembered

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Eyeopener Podcast for February 1, 2016

Today's podcast: Premier Rachel Notley on royalty review results; biathlete Ben Churchill on being named Canada's flagbearer for the Youth Winter Olympics.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 29, 2016

Today's podcast: 10 year plan to end homelessness; new approaches to math education; Andrew Phung and Jamie Northan on "Northeast: The Show."

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 28, 2016

Today's podcast: Strathmore looking to establish homeless shelter; Municipal Affairs Minister on High River DRP claims; Calgary Lego builder goes pro in Florida.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 27, 2015

Today's podcast: High River residents frustrated with DRP process; life with a spinal cord injury; Unconventionals debate East/West divide.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 26, 2016

Today's podcast: Friend of David McQueen speaks out after McQueen was shot and killed by police on the weekend; "Treasure League" comes to Calgary; how and why our food habits develop and change; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on heart attacks in men and women.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 25, 2016

Today's podcast: CBC Go Public investigation into alarm installer with criminal record; Aritha Van Herk on living in Calgary during the bust; Quebec Employers Council president on why he supports Energy East.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 22, 2015

Today's podcast: Ron Southern remembered; Brian Jean on Coderre's pipeline comments; Life, Death and the Blues; Harry Knight wows audiences with his flamenco guitar skills.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 21, 2015

Today's podcast: Finance Minister Joe Ceci; longtime Calgary sportswriter Randy Sportak on Postmedia job losses; Steam Whistle brewery receives injunction on Alberta taxes.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 19, 2016

Today's podcast: New pedestrian strategy pitched for Calgary; Kinder Morgan CEO on Trans Mountain expansion proposal; oilpatch worker writes open letter to Prime Minister Trudeau.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 18, 2016

Today's podcast: Michal Moore from the University of Calgary's School of Public Policy talks about what the end of Iranian sanctions means for the global oil market; review of One Yellow Rabbit's latest show; African hunting expo organizer defends event.

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Eyeopener podcast for January 15, 2016

On today's podcast: the mother of transgendered child reacts to new government guidelines; we talk to a borker about the idea of layoff insurance; Okotoks - a town looking to rebrand itself - again.

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Eyeopener podcast for January 14, 2016

On today's podcast: the Mayor of Fox Creek on seismic activity in the area; bringing back unstructured play; why a group of women posed nude to raise awareness for the National Eating Disorder Information Centre; and the largest crocodile that ever lived.

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Eyeopener podcast for January 13, 2016

On today's podcast: why Kevin O'Leary thinks Rachel Notely should resign; the risks and rewards of foreclosure investment; the Unconventional Panel on Inglewood's desire to block big chain stores; meet the Travelling Jagrs.

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Eyeopener podcast for January 12, 2016

On today's podcast: a conversation with Garry Bettman; why Inglewood is worried about Domino's moving into the neighbourhood; and we hear about a new kind of solar panel being developed at the University of Calgary.

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Eyeopener for January 11, 2016

On today's podcast: We talk to a bouncer who witnessed the shooting at a Calgary nightclub; remembering David Bowie; Calgary's official song; a conversation with Robyn Regher on retiring as a Calgary Flame.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 8, 2016

Today's podcast: Mac Logan from the City of Calgary reacts to southwest BRT opposition; Mark Kelley from the fifth estate talks about their investigation into the Neil Bantleman case; Calgary Songs Project is officially unveiled.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 7, 2015

Today's podcast: TransCanada looks for billions in compensation from the U.S. government; group of southwest residents protests Bus Rapid Transit line; update on Calgary International Airport expansion.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 6, 2016

Today's podcast: Deborah Yedlin on Suncor-Canadian Oil Sands fight; Unconventional Panel discusses the Calgary housing market.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 5, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary Zoo prepares to welcome new arrivals; tracking Alberta climate records from 1950 to 2010; Banff and Lake Louise hospitality industries concerned over minimum wage.

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Eyeopener Podcast for January 4, 2016

Today's podcast: Best ways to lose pounds in the New Year; Edmonton man dealing with massive Uber bill after New Year's Eve revelry; effort underway to find Canadian WWI soldiers buried in France.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 31, 2015

Today's podcast: John Gilchrist's top new restaurants of 2015; Dad of Calgary-born Team Canada hockey captain Brayden Point; Simpsons kitchen renovators get referenced on the show; what people want to leave behind in 2015.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 30, 2015

Today's podcast: Todd Hirsch on Alberta's economic outlook; the CEO of the Calgary Public Library, Bill Ptacek; tips for the perfect New Year's Eve cocktail.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 29, 2015

Today's podcast: Jack Mintz on the idea of changing Canada's equalization formula; breakdown at Sunshine Village forces skiers to rappel from Goat's Eye chairlift; checking in on the Calgary-bound pandas at the Toronto Zoo.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 23rd, 2015

Today's podcast: Christmas light installer frustrated with a well-known brand; Deb Yedlin's year in review; why Calgary police want people to stop tweeting Checkstop locations.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 22, 2015

Today's podcast: Santa meets a reluctant toddler; cancer-sniffing dogs in Calgary; new concussion clinic opens at the U of C; checking in on Canada's backyard rinks.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 21, 2015

On today's podcast: Why car thefts are up in Calgary, a theory on who owns the cheetah currently on the loose in B.C.; how to talk about your lay off situation at the family Christmas gathering.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 18, 2015

Today's podcast: Calgary man receives prestigious heroism award; we look at the new Star Wars film through the eyes of a local superfan.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 15, 2015

Today's podcast: CBC reporter Meghan Grant on gang warfare in Calgary; Penhold RCMP shut down alleged drug house; Calgary schools block field trips to France; huge Star Wars fan prepares for movie marathon.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 14, 2015

Today's podcast: Funding questions for Green Line LRT project; "Get a Job" columnist Richard Bucher explains how to research your next job; we meet a Calgarian who makes painstakingly detailed miniature armour for mice and cats.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 11, 2015

Today's podcast: Olympic Plaza redevelopment; Mayor Nenshi on transit fare freeze; Calgary lawyer takes pro bono case for baby on life support; Eyeopener Toy Tester panel.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 10, 2015

Today's podcast: The CBC's Kyle Bakx on climate change negotiations in Paris; Kensington Wine Market data held for ransom; changes proposed to the Traffic Safety Act which would make Alberta roads safer for pedestrians.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 9, 2015

Today's podcast: Group struggles to open private detox facility in Calgary; Deb Yedlin on the low Canadian dollar; federal government announces missing and murdered indigenous women inquiry.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 8, 2015

Today's podcast: Happy-face barn changes its expression over Bill 6; Kensington Santa with a biker gang past; oil prices slumping; why one musician wants changes to Alberta's live music venue laws.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 7, 2015

Today's podcast: Suicide rate in Alberta rises 30 percent in the past year; helping Syrian refugees adjust to life in Calgary; we play the world's safest song.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 4, 2015

Today's podcast: Calgary Humane Society seizes hundreds of exotic animals; University of Calgary sets up a nap room; Paul Karchut's Real Ski Report.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 3, 2015

Today's podcast: How Calgary schools will accommodate Syrian refugees; butter shortage could hit Calgary kitchens; Paul McLoughlin on controversial Bill 6; why doctors don't want to be part of the province's "sunshine list."

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 2nd, 2015

Today's podcast: Canada emerges from recession but Alberta still feeling the economic pain; Unconventionals on Christmas shopping; stringing Christmas lights with a fire truck; discussing the NDP government's response to Bill 6 protests.

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Eyeopener Podcast for December 1, 2015

Today's podcast: Alberta man receives ticket for drive-thru texting; new police Chief Roger Chaffin; the CBC Calgary Suncor Food Bank Drive kicks off.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 30, 2015

Today's podcast: CBC reporter Kyle Bakx live from the UN climate conference in Paris; Calgary temp agencies dealing with a surge of applicants; Class Dojo app divides parents and teachers.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 27, 2015

Today's podcast: "Legend Has It" returns to Calgary; mother of Calgary hit and run victims speaks out; Calgary Muslims hold "Meet a Muslim" event; man has his truck stolen twice in the same morning.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 26, 2015

Today's podcast: How to sponsor a Syrian refugee family; why some farm families are against the province's new farm safety bill; a Quebec woman who is trying to sell her nude portrait of Stephen Harper.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 25, 2015

Today's podcast: What Alberta's new carbon tax means for consumers; Unconventional Panel on Justin Trudeau and his adoring fans; Oil and gas layoffs affecting oilpatch marriages.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 24, 2015

Today's podcast: Mayor Nenshi remembers Manmeet Bhullar; Deborah Yedlin on Alberta's climate change strategy; what a change in AGLC laws means for Alberta's burlesque performers; is Canadian whisky truly the best in the world?

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 23, 2015

Today's podcast: Environment Minister Shannon Phillips and Cenovus Energy CEO Brian Ferguson on the province's new climate change strategy; our "Get a Job" columnist explains when it's time to switch careers.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 20, 2015

Today's podcast: Calgary Uber driver talks about his experiences with the service; Paul Karchut's Real Ski Report; why cats are terrified of cucumbers.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 19, 2015

Today's podcast: Homeless encampments on the rise in Calgary; Mayor of Hanna, AB on phasing out coal in Alberta; what this year's El Nino will mean for Alberta weather.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 18, 2015

Today's podcast: Conservative leader Rona Ambrose and our Unconventional Panel both discuss Canada's response to the Paris attacks; Deborah Yedlin on CP's bid for Norfolk Southern.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 17, 2015

Today's podcast: TransAlta comments on Alberta and coal; Muskoka brewery leaves Alberta after tax changes; The Cat House hopes to rebuild after fire.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 16, 2015

Today's podcast: David Common joins us from Paris to tell us how Parisians are reacting to last Friday's terror attacks; Coun. Druh Farrell on whether the city should crack down on contractors that damage city property; counting fish in the Bow River.

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Eyeopener Podcast for November 11, 2015

Today's podcast: Formerly homeless veteran talks about life after the military; we remember the only Stoney man to fight in WWII; how to accommodate Syrian refugees.

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