Daybreak Montreal | Feb 13, 2013 | 32:54

Daybreak Montreal from CBC Radio: February 13, 2013

Gretta Chambers has had a front row seat in Quebec politics, public affairs and higher education. She's a Companion of the Order of Canada. She hosted a weekly show on CBC Radio called The Province in Print. She was also Chancellor of McGill University. She weighs in on the higher education debate. And Doug Gelevan crossed paths with UFC champion Georges St-Pierre and asked him about wrestling being dropped from the Olympics.

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Daybreak Montreal - What happens when students stop getting homework?Oct 10, 2014 | 9:34Daybreak Montreal What happens when students stop getting homework? Audio
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Daybreak Montreal - Province needs better home-care for elderly, says Health MinisterOct 9, 2014 | 10:20Daybreak Montreal Province needs better home-care for elderly, says Health Minister Audio
Daybreak Montreal Province needs better home-care for elderly, says Health Minister Oct 9, 2014 | 10:20On the last day of our series Hacking the System: Making health care work for you, we speak to the Health Minister Gaétan Barrette about what needs to be done to improve the province's public health care.
Daybreak Montreal - Montrealer paid $400 to get his stolen bike back from shopOct 8, 2014 | 12:39Daybreak Montreal Montrealer paid $400 to get his stolen bike back from shop Audio
Daybreak Montreal Montrealer paid $400 to get his stolen bike back from shop Oct 8, 2014 | 12:39Michael Le Rossignol thought he would never see his $6,000 bike again when it was stolen from inside a grocery store. When it popped up in a local bike shop, he was shocked to find he had to pay $400 to get it back.
Daybreak Montreal - Laurent Duvernay-Tardif talks football with CBC Montreal's Andie BennettOct 8, 2014 | 6:45Daybreak Montreal Laurent Duvernay-Tardif talks football with CBC Montreal's Andie Bennett Audio
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Daybreak Montreal - Discover Fall's perfect bird-watching with Bird Protection QuebecOct 8, 2014 | 4:19Daybreak Montreal Discover Fall's perfect bird-watching with Bird Protection Quebec Audio
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Daybreak Montreal - Hacking the System: Caring for senior citizensOct 8, 2014 | 13:18Daybreak Montreal Hacking the System: Caring for senior citizens Audio
Daybreak Montreal Hacking the System: Caring for senior citizens Oct 8, 2014 | 13:18Montrealers are retiring early, hiring private help, and staying by their loved one's side for hours on end to ensure they get the best care possible in the public system. Daybreak heard three of their personal stories.
Daybreak Montreal - West Island Community Shares raising money for members in needOct 7, 2014 | 3:41Daybreak Montreal West Island Community Shares raising money for members in need Audio
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