Information Morning - Cape Breton | Feb 7, 2013 | 7:25

Helping The Helpers

Recently, we heard the provincial government has set up the first Community Sector Council in Nova Scotia. To find out exactly how it will work, we contact the Chair of the new Council, Arlene MacDonald. Currently, she is the Executive Director of the Pictou County Womens' Centre. (runs 7:25 February 07, 2013)

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Information Morning - Cape Breton - Kameron Colleries - Donkin MeetingDec 10, 2014 | 7:31Information Morning - Cape Breton Kameron Colleries - Donkin Meeting Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Kameron Colleries - Donkin Meeting Dec 10, 2014 | 7:31Reporter Joan Weeks attended the Donkin Mine information session and spoke to Matt Fifield, managing director of Kameron Collieries, the new owners of the site. Others in the crowd were interested in the job opportunities. (runs 7:31 December 10, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Middle School ModelDec 10, 2014 | 12:45Information Morning - Cape Breton Middle School Model Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Middle School Model Dec 10, 2014 | 12:45We become more educated about how the "middle school" concept could work in Cape Breton. Cathy MacNeil is the Coordinator of Elementary Programs for the CBVRSB and Cathy Viva is the Coordinator of Secondary Programs. (runs 12:45 December 10, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Rail Line ConcernsDec 9, 2014 | 6:28Information Morning - Cape Breton Rail Line Concerns Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Rail Line Concerns Dec 9, 2014 | 6:28Citizens gathered to talk about ways to save the rail line in CB after Genesse + Wyoming cease operation of the CBCNS line. Jim Kehoe is a businessman looking at options for the future of rail. (runs 6:28 December 09, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Eskasoni Lightning StrikesDec 9, 2014 | 6:41Information Morning - Cape Breton Eskasoni Lightning Strikes Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Eskasoni Lightning Strikes Dec 9, 2014 | 6:41A truly shocking story from Eskasoni... Reporter Joan Weeks has the story of how a recent lightning storm has affected some residents on Maountainview Drive in the First Nations community. (runs 6:41 December 09, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Health Minister Leo GlavineDec 9, 2014 | 11:47Information Morning - Cape Breton Health Minister Leo Glavine Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Health Minister Leo Glavine Dec 9, 2014 | 11:47Nova Scotia's Minister of Health Leo Glavine discusses the Elizabeth Fry Society's thought that the province is institutionalizing too many people with mental illness - people who should be out living in the community. (runs 11:47 December 09, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - NEW District 10 CouncillorDec 8, 2014 | 7:12Information Morning - Cape Breton NEW District 10 Councillor Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton NEW District 10 Councillor Dec 8, 2014 | 7:12Meet the newly elected councillor for the CBRM's District 10. Darrell Flynn is an operating partner of Swiss Chalet in Sydney and a former member of the CBVSB, he replaces long-time councilor Darren Bruckschwaiger. (runs 7:11 December 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Save The Railway MeetingDec 8, 2014 | 9:36Information Morning - Cape Breton Save The Railway Meeting Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Save The Railway Meeting Dec 8, 2014 | 9:36A community group formed to try to save the Island's rail line is hosting a public meeting tonight. David Rae is the Dean at the Shannon School of Business at CBU, and Chair of the group. (runs 9:36 December 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Hour Of CodeDec 8, 2014 | 7:08Information Morning - Cape Breton Hour Of Code Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Hour Of Code Dec 8, 2014 | 7:08The Hour of Code initiative next week is aiming to get 100-million kids around the world all computer-coding on the same day, and this includes a contribution of 7 different classes in the CBRM. We learn about the project. (runs 7:08 December 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - CBU Research - Bettina CallaryDec 8, 2014 | 6:59Information Morning - Cape Breton CBU Research - Bettina Callary Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton CBU Research - Bettina Callary Dec 8, 2014 | 6:59We speak with a researcher at CBU who's looking at the coaching needs of masters athletes. Bettina Callary is a high performance ski coach, who has worked with the Canadian National Ski team. (runs 6:59 December 08, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Mental Health SupportDec 5, 2014 | 11:00Information Morning - Cape Breton Mental Health Support Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Mental Health Support Dec 5, 2014 | 11:00The Elizabeth Fry Society has joined a human rights complaint against the province. It says a lack of support means people with mental health issues are being institutionalized when they could be living in the community. (runs 11:01 December 05, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Maintenance Enforcement UpdateDec 5, 2014 | 5:45Information Morning - Cape Breton Maintenance Enforcement Update Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Maintenance Enforcement Update Dec 5, 2014 | 5:45Reporter Bob Murphy has an update on the story he did in the Fall about Maintenance Enforcement in Nova Scotia, with a specific look at what has happened since the office was moved to New Waterford. (runs 5:45 December 05, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - NS AG Michael PickupDec 4, 2014 | 8:17Information Morning - Cape Breton NS AG Michael Pickup Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton NS AG Michael Pickup Dec 4, 2014 | 8:17A new report from Nova Scotia Auditor General Michael Pickup probes management in health care, education and community services, and is calling for better leadership to improve how services are delivered. The AG explains. (runs 8:17 December 04, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - The "Looking Inward" DocumentDec 4, 2014 | 13:25Information Morning - Cape Breton The "Looking Inward" Document Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton The "Looking Inward" Document Dec 4, 2014 | 13:25The Cape Breton Victoria Regional School Board has wrapped up its public consultations on the range of options it's considering for future sustainability. Paul Oldford is the Director of Operational Services. (runs 13:25 December 04, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Jim St. Clair - Railway In CBDec 3, 2014 | 8:50Information Morning - Cape Breton Jim St. Clair - Railway In CB Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Jim St. Clair - Railway In CB Dec 3, 2014 | 8:50The future of rail service in Cape Breton is uncertain. Since a special meeting is planned for Monday night, our community historian Jim St. Clair reflects on the rail line and what it's meant to our Island. (runs 8:50 December 03, 2014)
Information Morning - Cape Breton - Karen Casey On IPPsDec 3, 2014 | 7:40Information Morning - Cape Breton Karen Casey On IPPs Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Karen Casey On IPPs Dec 3, 2014 | 7:40Nova Scotia's Minister of Education Karen Casey wants to learn why so many students in this province are unable to keep up with their classmates and are being put on special learning plans - Individual Program Plans. (runs 7:40 December 03, 2014)

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