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.
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
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
Nov 22, 2013 | 7:42Breakaway Brome Lake Festival of Lights Audio
Breakaway Brome Lake Festival of Lights Nov 22, 2013 | 7:42A month-long festival of holiday events got underway in picturesque Christmas-card-pretty Knowlton. Jacquie spoke with organizer Jessica Brown about the evening's ceremonial switching on the village's thousands of Christmas LED lights.
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.