Information Morning Cape Breton

Information Morning Cape Breton Clips

  • Tuesday July 25, 2017

    Audio Inverness Beach Boardwalk

    The sands of time are not being kind to the boardwalk at the Inverness Beach. Reporter George Mortimer asks Rob Burbach, President of the Inverness Development Association, what needs to be done and how people are pushing to improve accessibility.

    Listen 6:10
  • Tuesday July 25, 2017

    Audio Hitchhiking Sailor

    The idea of hitchhiking usually brings to mind the idea of the open road. But one traveler in CB got here by hitchhiking, on private sailboats. From Portugal to the Caribbean to Baddeck, Emilie Piriou of Megeve, France is seeing the world port to port.

    Listen 8:02
  • Tuesday July 25, 2017

    Audio Odd Jobs - Child Life Specialist

    On our "Odd Jobs" column, meet a woman who tries to take away some of the pain and fear for children in hospital. Associate Producer Nicole MacLennan speaks with Tracy Warren-Salt, a child life specialist at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney.

    Listen 7:00
  • Monday July 24, 2017

    Audio Cancer EI Study

    Bereft of benefits... A new Cape Breton based study hopes to find out what life is like for cancer patients whose EI sick benefits run out after 15 weeks. Tom MacNeil is a Medical Social Worker with the Cape Breton Cancer Centre at the Regional Hospital.

    Listen 8:37
  • Monday July 24, 2017

    Audio In The Field - Bring Back The Boreal

    Seeing the forest with new trees. Reporter Holly Conners travels to the CB Highlands National Park for an update on the "Bring Back The Boreal" project in our summer series "In The Field". Clayton D'Orsay is a Parks Canada Resource Conservation Officer.

    Listen 9:27
  • Monday July 24, 2017

    Audio Glace Bay Ballpark Project

    Let's play ball! A group in Glace Bay is hitting it out of the park when it comes to building a ballfield there, raising over 350 thousand dollars. Ken Tracey of The Glace Bay Community Commons Society talks about the project and their vision.

    Listen 5:39
  • 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

Weather

Severe weather warnings or watches in effect for:

Halifax

Light Drizzle

13°C

Sydney

Mostly Cloudy

17°C

Yarmouth

Cloudy

16°C

Annapolis Royal

Light Drizzle and Fog

15°C

Greenwood

Light Drizzle and Fog

15°C

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