The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Thursday May 6
On today's show: Alberta Premier Jason Kenney talks about the new COVID-19 restrictions and the latest on vaccines in the province; Michigan's governor says Enbridge's Line 5 must shut down. We speak with Canada's man in Detroit; a controversial planning document is back in front of city council. We hear what's changed in the Guidebook for Great Communities; want to try something other than walking circles around your block for this latest lockdown? We talk to a Calgary mom with all the tricks to stay entertained.
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Wednesday May 5
On today's show: an infectious disease doctor's take on Alberta's new COVID-19 restrictions; we hear what a criminologist thinks of the new enforcement rules for public health violations; as this province leads North America in active cases, our Unconventional Panel debates what's going on with Alberta?
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Tuesday May 4
On today's show: we hear about the difference vaccinations could make for child care workers in the city; five years since the wildfire in Fort McMurray, businesses have had to deal with a flood, low oil prices and the pandemic. We hear how they're doing; for this week's Karchut on Cars, Paul digs into the federal government's new clean fuel standard.
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Monday May 3
On today's show: what to make of the recent record-breaking COVID-19 numbers in Alberta; we hear how local bar and restaurant patios are making sure that guests aren't breaking the rules about who they can grab a bite or a drink with; happiness columnist Jennifer Moss talks about the meaning of a happiness set point and how it impacts the way we experience good and bad times.
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Friday April 30
On today's show: Mayor Nenshi talks about the third wave of COVID-19 battering Calgary and the new round of restrictions in the city; we speak with a former school resource officer in Calgary about what it's like wearing the uniform in a high school; betting on a horse named Keepmeinmind! We talk to a Calgary trainer at the Kentucky Derby this weekend.
Calgary Eyeopener podcast - Thursday April 29
On today's show: we hear about Banff's new vaccination plan; some schools are staffed with police officers in this city, but that may be changing. We talk about it; Calgarians with a green thumb are dropping more green than usual on gardening supplies. We find out why.