Jul 31, 2013 | 17:28Breakaway Louise Penny's Three Pines Inspirational Map Audio
Breakaway Louise Penny's Three Pines Inspirational Map Jul 31, 2013 | 17:28The real life settings from Louise Penny's mysteries can now be explored by following the Three Pines Inspirational Map. On a recent visit to Knowlton, Jacquie found out more about the inadvertent literary tourism the Gamache series has created.
Mar 26, 2013 | 12:21Breakaway Raymond Setlakwe of the Setlawke Mode stores Audio
Breakaway Raymond Setlakwe of the Setlawke Mode stores Mar 26, 2013 | 12:21There are three Setlakwe Mode stores: One in Ste-Marie, another in Disraeli, and the largest is in Thetford Mines. That's where our Rachelle Solomon met Raymond Setlakwe, 84, whose grandfather, more than 100 years ago, founded the first store to carry the
Nov 23, 2013 | 8:13Breakaway Kicking off the Hamper Campaign Audio
Breakaway Kicking off the Hamper Campaign Nov 23, 2013 | 8:13CBC is teaming up with Voice of English Speaking Quebec and Jeffery Hale Community Services for the 18th Annual Community Christmas Hamper Campaign. Jacquie speaks with the CBC's Ainslie MacLellan about the campaign's goal to make the holidays a little br
Nov 16, 2012 | 11:35Breakaway Wooden yurts made in Fermont Audio
Breakaway Wooden yurts made in Fermont Nov 16, 2012 | 11:35Still used in the steppes of Central Asia today, yurts are an ancient design of shelter, circular in form, made of felt or canvas. A group of four residents from the mining boom town of Fermont, in northeastern Quebec, is manufacturing modern yurts made from local wood. Jacquie found out more about the yurts built by Nature-Concept at the Cottage & Country Homes Show in Quebec City.
Sep 4, 2013 | 15:23Breakaway Anne Stillman McCormick's legacy in the Mauricie Audio
Breakaway Anne Stillman McCormick's legacy in the Mauricie Sep 4, 2013 | 15:23In 1936, Anne Stillman McCormick gave the Classique Internationale de canots de la Mauricie a generous scholarship to keep the tradition afloat. The 80th edition of that race was held this past weekend. Jacquie spoke with McCormick's grandaughter Sheree S