Information Morning - Cape Breton | Jul 22, 2013 | 9:19

Revving Up The Revenue

We look at the economic spin-offs of two major bike fests in Nova Scotia. In Cape Breton, we have "Thunder In The Highlands" and in Digby, its the "Wharf Rat Rally". We speak with Leah Boyd, organizer of Sydney's Bikefest, and Glenn Dunn from Digby. (run

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Information Morning - Cape Breton - Alex Martin - CapeFest PrepSep 12, 2014 | 4:30Information Morning - Cape Breton Alex Martin - CapeFest Prep Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Alex Martin - CapeFest Prep Sep 12, 2014 | 4:30Thousands of people will "walk this way" later today. They'll be heading into downtown Sydney to take in performances by legendary rockers Aerosmith and Slash. It's all part of Cape Fest, a day long event at Open Hearth Park in Sydney.
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Right Whale SightingsSep 10, 2014 | 7:26Information Morning - Cape Breton Right Whale Sightings Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Right Whale Sightings Sep 10, 2014 | 7:26The Right Whale is a rare species and several sightings in the Bay St. Lawrence area have been recorded. We hear from Tony Douglas, a marine mammal observer, and Moira Brown, a New England Aquarium scientist. (runs 7:26 Sept. 10, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Jim St. Clair - Hampton EstatesSep 10, 2014 | 7:55Information Morning - Cape Breton Jim St. Clair - Hampton Estates Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Jim St. Clair - Hampton Estates Sep 10, 2014 | 7:55Jim St. Clair and Steve Sutherland take a road trip to Hampton Road in Howie Centre to learn about the life and legacy of Philip Ingouville, an immigrant from the Channel Islands who saw opportunity in the 1800s. (runs 7:55 Sept. 10, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care # 2Sep 9, 2014 | 7:54Information Morning - Cape Breton Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care # 2 Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care # 2 Sep 9, 2014 | 7:54People in Eskasoni make the case for a long term care facility for seniors in their community. We hear from Sharon Rudderham, Health Director at the Eskasoni Community Health Centre, and Peter Stevens of Eskasoni. (runs 7:54 September 09, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Michelle's Veggies 1Sep 9, 2014 | 7:12Information Morning - Cape Breton Michelle's Veggies 1 Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Michelle's Veggies 1 Sep 9, 2014 | 7:12Not your garden variety veggies... Michelle Smith of Skye Glen introduces us to some weird and wonderful veggies she's harvesting this season. This is the first in a series of chats we'll have with Michelle. (runs 7:12 September 09, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care - 1Sep 8, 2014 | 7:17Information Morning - Cape Breton Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care - 1 Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Mi'kmaq And Longterm Care - 1 Sep 8, 2014 | 7:17There are thousands of Nova Scotians in long term care, butt only a handful of those people are of aboriginal descent. Many families work hard to keep their native elders out of nursing homes. We hear from one Mi'kmaq care giver. (runs 7:17 September 08,
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Inverness CT ScannerSep 8, 2014 | 11:13Information Morning - Cape Breton Inverness CT Scanner Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Inverness CT Scanner Sep 8, 2014 | 11:13A new CT scanner for the hospital in Inverness comes courtesy of the province and the community. But it could've come through a private company at no cost. The NS Minister of Health, Leo Glavine, explains the options. (runs 11:13 September 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - PGA Tour In Cape BretonSep 8, 2014 | 5:26Information Morning - Cape Breton PGA Tour In Cape Breton Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton PGA Tour In Cape Breton Sep 8, 2014 | 5:26Reporter Hal Higgins spoke to Brian Decker, a PGA official, about the recent "Cape Breton Celtic Classic" tournament and about the possibility of more PGA Tour Canada events coming to Cape Breton. (runs 5:26 September 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Commentary - Jim St. ClairSep 5, 2014 | 6:59Information Morning - Cape Breton Commentary - Jim St. Clair Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Commentary - Jim St. Clair Sep 5, 2014 | 6:59To build a strong Cape Breton economy why not use the existing strength of the museum sector? In a special commentary, historian Jim St. Clair argues economic planners should pay more attention to the "arts". (runs 6:59 September 05, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Cuff on CBU Mens SoccerSep 5, 2014 | 7:43Information Morning - Cape Breton Cuff on CBU Mens Soccer Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Cuff on CBU Mens Soccer Sep 5, 2014 | 7:43Getting your kicks at CBU... The school's 2 soccer teams take to the pitch against Saint Mary's on Sunday. As the new season begins, our sports guy Charlie Cuff spoke to the NEW coach of the Men's squad. (runs 7:43 September 05, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Frenchvale Brook TrailSep 5, 2014 | 7:07Information Morning - Cape Breton Frenchvale Brook Trail Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Frenchvale Brook Trail Sep 5, 2014 | 7:07Associate Producer Nicole MacLennan takes a peaceful stroll on a new walking trail behind the Frenchvale Fire Station with Sheila Gillis, the co-chair of the Frenchvale and Area Community Endeavours volunteer group. (runs 7:07 September 05, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Hydraulic Fracking BanSep 4, 2014 | 9:27Information Morning - Cape Breton Hydraulic Fracking Ban Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Hydraulic Fracking Ban Sep 4, 2014 | 9:27Taking the pressure off... The Liberal government of NS announced it'll ban high-volume hydraulic fracturing for onshore shale gas. Andrew Younger, the Nova Scotia Minister of Energy, elaborates. (runs 9:27 September 04, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Fishermen RescuedSep 4, 2014 | 7:26Information Morning - Cape Breton Fishermen Rescued Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Fishermen Rescued Sep 4, 2014 | 7:26Herb Nash is a Glace Bay fisherman and a member of the Coast Guard Auxilliary. He tells News Editor David Burke how three fishermen from Newfoundland were rescued after their boat sank off the coast of Cape Breton. (runs 7:26 September 04, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Amnesty International - Makhtal CaseSep 3, 2014 | 8:29Information Morning - Cape Breton Amnesty International - Makhtal Case Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Amnesty International - Makhtal Case Sep 3, 2014 | 8:29A CBU student is shining light on the case of his cousin who's been imprisoned in Ethiopia. Reporter Wendy Martin spoke with Alex Neve, Secretary General for Amnesty International Canada, about the case of Bashir Makhtal. (runs 8:29 September 03, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - My-Play ReactionSep 3, 2014 | 9:16Information Morning - Cape Breton My-Play Reaction Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton My-Play Reaction Sep 3, 2014 | 9:16The province cancelled "My-Play", a multi-million dollar VLT program designed to help prevent problem gambling. Garry Smith from the Alberta Gambling Research Institute explains why it should not be abandoned. (runs 9:16 September 03, 2014)

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