Oct 18, 2012 | 15:09Mainstreet Cape Breton The Exit Interview - Cecil Clarke Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton The Exit Interview - Cecil Clarke Oct 18, 2012 | 15:09In the final days of the municipal election campaign people are voting for school board, municipal councillors and we have five candidates running for mayor.
We spoke to the candidates in both the beginning and middle of the campaign and as we round the corner to the last day of voting we've invited the candidates back for one last chat to talk about the weeks that were.
Oct 23, 2012 | 13:18Information Morning - Cape Breton The Young Candidates Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton The Young Candidates Oct 23, 2012 | 13:18A municipal election is about the winners. But sometimes there's something to be learned from the people who DIDN'T win. We assemble a panel of young, 20-something candidates to ask them about their first foray into an election campaign and what they learned during it. (runs 13:18 October 23, 2012)
Oct 22, 2012 | 8:45Mainstreet Cape Breton Eldon MacDonald - CBRM's New Councilor Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Eldon MacDonald - CBRM's New Councilor Oct 22, 2012 | 8:45Not much has changed for Cape Breton Regional Municipal Council.
Most of the last sessions councilors who put their names forward were re-elected.
Lowell Cormier was acclaimed and he'll be joining the only newly elected councillor, Eldon MacDonald.
MacDonald was the winner in the highly contested District 5, an area in Sydney that had no incumbent but several citizens putting their names forward.
He joined us in the studio.
Oct 23, 2012 | 12:16Mainstreet NS District 3 Ballot Recount Audio
Mainstreet NS District 3 Ballot Recount Oct 23, 2012 | 12:16After Saturday's election, unofficial voting results for HRM's District 3 riding had Jackie Barkhouse six votes ahead of the city's deputy mayor, Bill Karsten. Several days later, official results put Karsten 68 votes ahead Barkhouse. We look at what happened.
Aug 28, 2012 | 7:35Mainstreet NS Alternative HRM Budget Audio
Mainstreet NS Alternative HRM Budget Aug 28, 2012 | 7:35The Nova Scotia branch of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives released its alternative budget for the HRM today. CCPA's Christine Saulnier explains why she hopes it will help inform candidates in this fall's election.