Information Morning Cape Breton

Information Morning Cape Breton Clips

  • Friday July 21, 2017

    Audio High Flight: Songs of the Stars - Dr. Roberta Bondar

    Canadian space pioneer, Astronaut Dr. Roberta Bondar talks about "High Flight: Songs of the Stars", a multi-media choral performance (part of a larger Canada 150 project) tonight in Baddeck, celebrating the life and work of Mabel Bell.

    Listen 8:29
  • Friday July 21, 2017

    Audio Opioid Follow-up - Janet Bickerton

    We check in with the Ally Center in Sydney for reaction to Nova Scotia's new Opioid Framework for opiod use and abuse. Janet Bickerton is a nurse and community activist who volunteers with the Ally Centre. We ask how effective the changes will be.

    Listen 13:41
  • Friday July 21, 2017

    Audio gofundme For 12 Year Old

    A spirit of generosity... People in Glace Bay and beyond are mobilizing to help a local family dealing with their 12 year old daughter's illness, including raising more than 13 thousand dollars in 24 hours with a "gofundme" campaign.

    Listen 7:42
  • Thursday July 20, 2017

    Audio Opioid Strategy in Nova Scotia

    The province of Nova Scotia released a strategy to try to better deal with opioid use and abuse. Dr. Robert Strang is the Chief Medical Officer of Health for Nova Scotia, he talks about what's in the guidelines and what it will mean on the ground.

    Listen 14:22
  • Thursday July 20, 2017

    Audio Doxing

    Reporter Nic Meloney explains an internet practice called doxing - to release and publish private, and in some cases, false information about individuals - and how it was used by an alt-right group in Cape Breton to discredit people.

    Listen 7:19
  • Thursday July 20, 2017

    Audio People and Places - Torquil MacLean

    The namesake of the Torquil MacLean ferry in Englishtown is the focus of our "People and Places" column. Assoicate Producer Nicole MacLennan met community historian Vanessa Childs-Rolls to learn more about the man the Englishtown ferry was named after.

    Listen 8:30
  • Wednesday July 19, 2017

    Audio Lingan Road Extension Update

    After a four year delay, there may finally be a plan to open the Lingan Road Extension that intersects with the Sydney Port Access Road. Reporter George Mortimer spoke with Frank Potter, Executive Director of Operations with Nova Scotia Lands.

    Listen 6:47
  • Wednesday July 19, 2017

    Audio Jim St. Clair - Orangedale

    On our column "Then and Now" with community historian Jim St. Clair, we reminisce about the Orangedale Station... Jim tracks the origins of the train, the museum and the song.

    Listen 6:41

Weather

Severe weather warnings or watches in effect for:

Halifax

Mostly Cloudy

22°C

Sydney

Partly Cloudy

20°C

Yarmouth

Mainly Sunny

21°C

Annapolis Royal

Mainly Sunny

21°C

Greenwood

Mainly Sunny

21°C

Schedule

The Radio/Television schedule requires JavaScript.