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 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.
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.