Jun 30, 2015 | 15:40Breakaway Arundel's connection to the Canadian flag Audio
Breakaway Arundel's connection to the Canadian flag Jun 30, 2015 | 15:40This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Canadian flag, and John Matheson, born in Arundel, played a pivotal role in its creation. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with his grandson about a special ceremony in the Laurentian village.
Jun 23, 2015 | 10:47Breakaway A guide to day-to-day Québec French Audio
Breakaway A guide to day-to-day Québec French Jun 23, 2015 | 10:47Dépanneur and poutine are obvious ones, but there are so many words and expressions that are unique to Québécois French. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with Daniel Kraus about Speak Québec, his guide to everyday French in the province.
Jun 22, 2015 | 5:41Breakaway Concerns over school board cuts Audio
Breakaway Concerns over school board cuts Jun 22, 2015 | 5:41School boards all over the province are reeling following the Couillard government's budget cuts. The CBC's Catou MacKinnon spoke with the president of the Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers about the fate of English boards.
Jun 16, 2015 | 3:24Breakaway The Stanley Cup in St. Agapit Audio
Breakaway The Stanley Cup in St. Agapit Jun 16, 2015 | 3:24There are Stanley Cup celebrations going on in St. Agapit, south of Quebec City. Last night, hometown hero Antoine Vermette won his first ever cup with the Chicago Blackhawks. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with the town's proud mayor, Sylvie Fortin Graham.
Jun 12, 2015 | 5:08Breakaway Our FEQ Aussie contest callers Audio
Breakaway Our FEQ Aussie contest callers Jun 12, 2015 | 5:08This week we held a contest to win VIP passes to see Australia's Iggy Azalea and Vance Joy at Quebec City's Festival d'Été. Listeners were asked to tell us why Australia is awesome. The entries were so good, we thought we'd share them.
Jun 8, 2015 | 7:58Breakaway Fishing for bluefin in the Gaspé Audio
Breakaway Fishing for bluefin in the Gaspé Jun 8, 2015 | 7:58The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has extended its bluefin tuna catch and release program to parts of Québec. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with a fisherman in the Gaspé about landing the big fish, and letting them go.
Jun 1, 2015 | 12:42Breakaway From reporter to politician Audio
Breakaway From reporter to politician Jun 1, 2015 | 12:42The upcoming provincial by-election in Quebec City's Chauveau riding features three former journalists now running for office. The CBC's Shawn Lyons looked into what leads journalists to enter politics.