Nov 25, 2014 | 3:22Breakaway Ross Murray: Fermented grapes Audio
Breakaway Ross Murray: Fermented grapes Nov 25, 2014 | 3:22With the holidays on the horizon, it's time for all those planning to host an affair to bone up on their wines. Luckily, Ross Murray has a nose for fermented grapes. In this week's column, the sommelier of Stanstead shares his tips on tippling.
Nov 17, 2014 | 8:37Breakaway Métis Beach school is booming Audio
Breakaway Métis Beach school is booming Nov 17, 2014 | 8:37The Lower St. Lawrence may seem like an unlikely place for a boom in English school enrollment, but that's what's happening in Métis Beach. The CBC's Julia Page spoke with principal Brett Mitchell about coping with a surge in students.
Nov 13, 2014 | 11:52Breakaway Nursing students lost in translation Audio
Breakaway Nursing students lost in translation Nov 13, 2014 | 11:52Some nursing students are raising concerns about the Quebec licensing exam. They say the English version puts them at a disadvantage because it's been poorly translated. The CBC's Shari Okeke looked into the story and spoke with Breakaway's Shawn Lyons.
Nov 13, 2014 | 11:26Breakaway More budget cuts for CEGEPs Audio
Breakaway More budget cuts for CEGEPs Nov 13, 2014 | 11:26Reports say the Couillard government is about to slash an extra 19 million dollars from college budgets. The CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with the director of Montreal's Dawson College about the impact on anglophone institutions like his.
Nov 10, 2014 | 16:50Breakaway Hunting on Île d'Orléans Audio
Breakaway Hunting on Île d'Orléans Nov 10, 2014 | 16:50There's hunting to be had on Île d'Orléans outside Quebec City, but not just any kind. The CBC`s Peter Tardif headed out to the island to take part in a black powder deer hunt with Jacques Carrière, who hunts in his own backyard.
Nov 3, 2014 | 7:03Breakaway US law could help stop QC corruption Audio
Breakaway US law could help stop QC corruption Nov 3, 2014 | 7:03The Charbonneau Commission is still carrying out its work this fall. The CBC's Shawn Lyons looked into expert testimony about the possible benefits of adopting an American law that goes back to the Civil War days to fight corruption in Quebec.
Nov 3, 2014 | 16:39Breakaway Unknown future for English school boards Audio
Breakaway Unknown future for English school boards Nov 3, 2014 | 16:39In the wake of school board elections with very low voter turn-out, the Couillard government says education governance must change. The CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with the chairpersons of the two biggest English regional boards about the looming reform.
Oct 29, 2014 | 12:01Breakaway Mayors welcome new train safety measures Audio
Breakaway Mayors welcome new train safety measures Oct 29, 2014 | 12:01New train safety regulations were announced earlier today by Federal Transport Minister Lisa Raitt in response to the Lac-Mégantic disaster that killed 47 people last year. The CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with the mayor of Magog about the new measures.