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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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Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie and what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998.

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Is sugar killing us?

How can a stressful commute impact a person's professional performance?

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Not loving Meryl Streep's speech

'Crippled Scholar' Kim Sauder says Meryl Streep was not speaking up for disabled people in her Golden Globe speech.

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The Trump dossier: fact, fiction and everything in between

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn interviewed the spy who investigated and wrote the so-called Trump dossier.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 17, 2017

Today's podcast: Calgarian witnesses nightclub shooting in Mexico; woman wanted on animal abuse charges spotted in Jamaica; Julie Van Rosendaal prepares game meat.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 16, 2017

Today's podcast: Hayley Wickenheiser on her retirement; Palace Theatre name returns to historic Calgary building; Red Deer man builds epic ice castle in his front yard.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 13, 2017

Today's podcast: Bringing back Calgary's downtown core; Banff RCMP shut down pot shop; the benefits of cursive writing.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 12, 2017

Today's podcast: Premier Notley on Jane Fonda's oilsands tour; former Canadian ski racer Steve Podborski; the psychology of pet hoarding; two old friends reconnect for an organ donation.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 11, 2017

Today's podcast: Woman charged with animal cruelty goes missing; Deborah Yedlin on Calgary’s grocery wars; Black Diamond gets a traffic light.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 10, 2017

Today's podcast: Hotel group wants to see restrictions on short-term rentals; Mayor Nenshi on business tax changes; Minor Hockey Week in full swing; exploring the Danish concept of "hygge."

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 9, 2017

Today's podcast: Two business owners comment on the economic climate in Calgary; Alzheimer's Awareness Month in Canada; we announce the final tally from our Food Bank Drive; looking back at last night's Golden Globes.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 6, 2017

Today's podcast: We introduce our new Eyeopener theme; Devonian Gardens remain closed for repairs; contemporary Canadian dance icon Louise Lecavalier.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 5, 2017

Today's podcast: New Leaf cancels routes after WestJet moves in; Bishop William McGrattan; Saying farewell to Urban Behaviours, the Eyeopener theme.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 4, 2017

Today's podcast: Energy Efficiency Alberta board chair; Banff fire chief on Mount Royal Hotel fire; Pilot accused of passing out in cockpit of passenger plane.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Jan. 3, 2017

Today's podcast: Peter Tertzakian's predictions for the oil and gas industry; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj explains strange medical maladies; Julie Van Rosendaal's 2017 food resolutions.

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Eyeopener podcast for December 30

On today's podcast: is it time to legalising all drugs to solve the phentanyl crisis; Emma Hunter tees up tonight's AirFarce TV special; John Gilchrist's top 12 best new restaurants in Calgary.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 29, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary Marathon introduces 150-km ultramarathon; political watchers talk about the top stories of 2016; man punches cougar in Tim Horton's drive-thru.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 28, 2016

Today's podcast: Looking back at Calgary business news in 2016; changes in store for Calgary's skyline; Unconventional Panel offers their picks for TV and movie watching over the holidays.

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The Eyeopener podcast for Thursday December 22

On today's podcast: Westjet woes at the new YYC terminal,a personal story of weight loss, Canada Post delivers a record number of parcels this year, books for holiday reading.

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The Eyeopener podcast for Wednesday December 21

On today's podcast: A look back at 2016 with Mayor Nenshi; signs of optimism in Calgary's job market; Deborah Yedlin on why she thinks the new international terminal at YYC is a bust; our Unconventional panel on gifts and gift cards.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 20, 2016

Today's podcast: Calgary businessman Riaz Mamdani recovering after shooting in Mount Royal; why the carbon tax should have been brought in sooner; road rage incidents on the rise in Calgary; Dr. Raj Bhardwaj on new study comparing male and female doctors.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 19, 2016

In today's episode; A business case for and against the cycle track; the frustration of people living in Crescent Heights in dealing with one of their neighbours; a Red Deer councillor hopes to tackle the city's growing problem with discarded needles.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 16, 2016

Today's podcast: Safari show organizer seeks injunction against protesters; NDP MLA proposes getting rid of Daylight Saving Time in Alberta; update on frozen train kitten story.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 14, 2016

Today's podcast: Task force releases recommendations for marijuana laws in Canada; Deborah Yedlin on Trump's oil-friendly cabinet; longtime Calgary marriage commissioner Nomi Whalen retires.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 13, 2016

Today's podcast: Break-and-enters on the rise in Calgary; Calgary ranked as second-healthiest city in Canada; how to make Calgary a better winter city.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 12, 2016

Today’s podcast: Former inmate files lawsuit against Correctional Service Canada; author David Sax on ‘The Revenge of Analog’; anti-carbon tax rally organizer Ezra Levant.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 10, 2016

Today's podcast: Tim Richter on province's call for another child welfare review panel; 7 penguins die at the Calgary Zoo; an interview with legendary musician Robbie Robertson.

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Eyeopener Podcast for Dec. 9, 2016

Today's podcast: Paying off debt by living out of a trailer; Calgary’s whistling busker; GoFundMe CEO Rob Solomon.

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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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