Nov 21, 2013 | 1:52Mainstreet Cape Breton Flooding Donkin Mine Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Flooding Donkin Mine Nov 21, 2013 | 1:52Natural Resources Minister Zach Churchill responded questions about Donkin mine outside a cabinet meeting today.
The mine's majority owner told the Donkin community it plans to allow the subsea mine to flood as a as a way of reducing maintenance costs.
Nov 19, 2013 | 3:06Mainstreet Cape Breton Remembering Reporter Chris Hayes Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Remembering Reporter Chris Hayes Nov 19, 2013 | 3:06A longtime reporter with the CB Post died tragically this week.
Chris Hayes fell from a cliff while camping on Cheticamp Island.
Reporter Steve MacInnis worked with Chris for 27 years, and describes him as a journalist who knew the heart of a story
Nov 12, 2013 | 4:52Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordon Kerr - St. Peter's Canal Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordon Kerr - St. Peter's Canal Nov 12, 2013 | 4:52People in St. Peters continue to fight reduced hours at the Canal.
It's closed a few days a week in the spring and fall and today, a video was posted on YouTube.
It opposes reduced hours and links to a petition calling for the hours to be restored.
Nov 7, 2013 | 1:31:41Mainstreet Cape Breton Mainstreet Nov 07th 2013 Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Mainstreet Nov 07th 2013 Nov 7, 2013 | 1:31:41ROAD TRIP: L'Arche Cape Breton.
CBC Cape Breton has made many trips to our local L'Arche community over the years, still, it's a place many islanders may be unfamiliar with. Today we're going to get a window into what goes on there day to day.
Nov 6, 2013 | 10:14Mainstreet Cape Breton Lynn Coady - Hellgoing Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Lynn Coady - Hellgoing Nov 6, 2013 | 10:14Cape Bretoner Lynn Coady is the winner of this year's Scotia Bank Giller Prize. She has won the prestigious Canadian literary honour for "Hellgoing," a collection of short stories. It comes with a big fat cheque and sets her book up to be a best seller.
Nov 5, 2013 | 38:01Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Sampson - Songcamp CD Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Gordie Sampson - Songcamp CD Nov 5, 2013 | 38:01Today is the day that we get to hear Gordie Sampson's new CD. A compilation of all of the work that's been done around the Song camp Sessions.
Over the next 38 minutes Gordie and guests will discuss Song camp, the processes and its future.
Nov 1, 2013 | 17:01Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Foster Families Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cape Breton Foster Families Nov 1, 2013 | 17:01Foster parents are part of the social services system. They keep kids in homes if something should go wrong, whether it's for a few days, weeks, or years.
Today we speak with the Browns; a foster family who have been involved for many years.