May 16, 2013 | 9:19Breakaway Holland Huskies headed to Sherbrooke Audio
Breakaway Holland Huskies headed to Sherbrooke May 16, 2013 | 9:19Holland Elementary School's Holland Huskies Cheerleading team is heading to big competitions. Head Coach Amy Miron, along with Marylou, Victoria and Dominique told her about some of the basic rules of the sport, and why they are so excited to compete.
May 17, 2013 | 14:24Breakaway La Journée des Patriotes: Remembered Audio
Breakaway La Journée des Patriotes: Remembered May 17, 2013 | 14:24It's the Friday before the long weekend across the country... but as the rest of the country prepares for Victoria Day Weekend celebrations, Quebec gets ready for la Journée Nationale des Patriotes. Do they remember why people celebrate?
May 15, 2013 | 13:09Breakaway StoryNet: Making History Audio
Breakaway StoryNet: Making History May 15, 2013 | 13:09In this week's StoryNet feature, Dwane Wilkin introduces us to Ken Bouchard and Linda Spear. Linda Spear, from Sutton, is this province's first ordained woman Catholic priest. Ken Bouchard is a history lover and tells us about his rowing skiff.
May 14, 2013 | 13:07Breakaway Preventative double mastectomy Audio
Breakaway Preventative double mastectomy May 14, 2013 | 13:07Angelina Jolie revealed she had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely likely she would get breast cancer. It's the same operation that Quebec City's Ann McBryde will undertake in a few months.
Apr 25, 2012 | 15:15Breakaway Astronaut David Saint-Jacques back home in Quebec City Audio
Breakaway Astronaut David Saint-Jacques back home in Quebec City Apr 25, 2012 | 15:15Of his many degrees, David Saint-Jacques studied medicine in Quebec City before becoming a doctor in Northern Quebec. And it's there, two years ago, that he heard he had won a nationwide competition to become an astronaut.
The story of his life since then, from underwater experiments to studying asteroids, to getting married and having a son, David Saint-Jacques came by the Breakaway studio to talk to Jacquie about the remarkable path that may one day take him to space.
May 3, 2013 | 14:08Breakaway Giant crepe making machine Audio
Breakaway Giant crepe making machine May 3, 2013 | 14:08Who says no to free crepes? Not Breakaway's Julia Caron! She met with artist Mathieu Fecteau, who concocted a giant crepe making machine that he hopes will feed hungry art lovers of all kinds this evening in Quebec City.
May 13, 2013 | 15:32Breakaway Brome Lake Books in Knowlton Audio
Breakaway Brome Lake Books in Knowlton May 13, 2013 | 15:32A profile on Brome Lake Books, in Knowlton. The little independent English-language bookstore where one catches up on life in the village. Our Jacquie Czernin stopped by for a visit to the world they've created amongst the bookshelves.
May 21, 2013 | 7:24Breakaway Strange discoveries in historic homes Audio
Breakaway Strange discoveries in historic homes May 21, 2013 | 7:24Anyone who has renovated an old building knows there are often secrets hidden behind the walls... including some objects you'd prefer stay hidden. Breakaway's Julia Caron met an American couple who own a 200-year old home and they shared their stories.
Nov 16, 2012 | 11:35Breakaway Wooden yurts made in Fermont Audio
Breakaway Wooden yurts made in Fermont Nov 16, 2012 | 11:35Still used in the steppes of Central Asia today, yurts are an ancient design of shelter, circular in form, made of felt or canvas. A group of four residents from the mining boom town of Fermont, in northeastern Quebec, is manufacturing modern yurts made from local wood. Jacquie found out more about the yurts built by Nature-Concept at the Cottage & Country Homes Show in Quebec City.