Oct 27, 2014 | 9:35Breakaway ESSB election costing a bundle Audio
Breakaway ESSB election costing a bundle Oct 27, 2014 | 9:35School board elections take place next week across Quebec. For some smaller boards, that means spending lots and running a deficit. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with the director general of the Eastern Shores School Board about the impact on his board.
Oct 24, 2014 | 12:06Breakaway A tragic week in Canada Audio
Breakaway A tragic week in Canada Oct 24, 2014 | 12:06It's been a difficult week in this country after two fatal attacks on home soil. We hear from a woman who comforted Corporal Nathan Cirillo in his last moments, and the CBC`s Shawn Lyons spoke with Canada`s Public Safety Minister, Steven Blaney.
Oct 21, 2014 | 10:14Breakaway Ferry woes on the Mags Audio
Breakaway Ferry woes on the Mags Oct 21, 2014 | 10:14Almost a week ago, the main ferry linking the small anglophone community of Entry Island to Cap-aux-Meules broke down. The CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with a local who's helping people make the journey across and the Quebec Ferry Corporation.
Oct 20, 2014 | 9:46Breakaway Laval football grabs U.S. attention Audio
Breakaway Laval football grabs U.S. attention Oct 20, 2014 | 9:46Laval University's Rouge et Or football program has caught the attention of Newsweek magazine. The CBC's Peter Black spoke with a journalist who came to Quebec City to witness first-hand the red and gold juggernaut.
Oct 17, 2014 | 14:10Breakaway Flight concerns on the LNS Audio
Breakaway Flight concerns on the LNS Oct 17, 2014 | 14:10A woman on the Lower North Shore says one carrier that operates in the region is loading its plane with cargo and she doesn't feel safe when flying. The CBC's Peter Tadif spoke with her and the plane company she flew on.
Oct 15, 2014 | 8:49Breakaway Quebec Ebola expert Audio
Breakaway Quebec Ebola expert Oct 15, 2014 | 8:49Dr. Gary Kobinger is trying to find a vaccine for the Ebola virus. He's currently on his way back from the Congo and Sierra Leone. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with his sister, who is also a scientist, about her brother's work on the deadly virus.
Oct 14, 2014 | 16:27Breakaway Paul Almond's latest book "The Hero" Audio
Breakaway Paul Almond's latest book "The Hero" Oct 14, 2014 | 16:27Filmmaking pioneer turned author Paul Almond has published the seventh book in his Alford Saga. It is based on his father's life after WWI, returning to the Gaspé and his experiences thereafter. He talked to the CBC's Rachelle Solomon about "The Hero".
Oct 10, 2014 | 10:45Breakaway No ferry service on the LNS this winter Audio
Breakaway No ferry service on the LNS this winter Oct 10, 2014 | 10:45Grocery stores on the Lower North Shore will have to start stocking up on goods. That`s because the province is cutting ferry service this winter. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with one grocery store manager about the logistical nightmare.
Oct 8, 2014 | 16:07Breakaway Loreena McKennitt celebrating 30 years of music Audio
Breakaway Loreena McKennitt celebrating 30 years of music Oct 8, 2014 | 16:07Loreena McKennitt is celebrating 30 years of music with an intimate and interactive concert series. She told the CBC's Rachelle Solomon about the Stories Behind the Songs tour and about being appointed Honorary Colonel of the Royal Canadian Air Force.
Oct 8, 2014 | 12:51Breakaway Former Leafs Félix Potvin talks NHL Audio
Breakaway Former Leafs Félix Potvin talks NHL Oct 8, 2014 | 12:51The 2014-2015 NHL regular season began with a classic match-up between the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with former Leafs netminder and Townships resident Felix Potvin about his old team.