Quebec AM | Jul 12, 2012 | 8:46

Quebec beach volleyball duo are set for Olympics

Townships reporter Alison Brunette met with two Quebec beach volleyballers who are headed to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Annie Martin and Marie-Andrée Lessard tell us how they deal with the heat, and how the team is preparing for the Olympics...

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Quebec AM - 3 months and 3 provinces laterApr 28, 2014 | 12:26Quebec AM 3 months and 3 provinces later Audio
Quebec AM 3 months and 3 provinces later Apr 28, 2014 | 12:26The last time triathlete Sebastien Sasseville was in our studios, it was the end of January and he was heading to Newfoundland to start a cross-country run to raise awareness about diabetes. 3 months and 3 provinces later, Sebastien joins
Quebec AM - New tax credit for home renovationsApr 28, 2014 | 6:35Quebec AM New tax credit for home renovations Audio
Quebec AM New tax credit for home renovations Apr 28, 2014 | 6:35If you've been thinking of home renovations, now may be the time to think seriously. As a first order of business, the Couillard government has put in place a new tax credit for home renovations, starting now.
Quebec AM - Orford Express train season cancelledApr 25, 2014 | 4:55Quebec AM Orford Express train season cancelled Audio
Quebec AM Orford Express train season cancelled Apr 25, 2014 | 4:55A fire broke out in the panoramic car of the Orford Express train last night, forcing the company to cancel this summer's tourist season.
Quebec AM - Tango in the streets of Quebec CityApr 25, 2014 | 10:16Quebec AM Tango in the streets of Quebec City Audio
Quebec AM Tango in the streets of Quebec City Apr 25, 2014 | 10:16Tango dancers will take to the streets of the Old City this week-end for the event Quebec Danse.
Quebec AM - Sherpas cancel Everest's climbing seasonApr 24, 2014 | 7:19Quebec AM Sherpas cancel Everest's climbing season Audio
Quebec AM Sherpas cancel Everest's climbing season Apr 24, 2014 | 7:19Some of the guides who help tourists climb Mount Everest have decided this climbing season is over. An avalanche killed 16 Sherpas last week, and their colleagues are calling out authorities on the poor compensation offered to victims' families. We'll hea
Quebec AM - Canadian municipalities satisfied with new rail safety measuresApr 24, 2014 | 9:47Quebec AM Canadian municipalities satisfied with new rail safety measures Audio
Quebec AM Canadian municipalities satisfied with new rail safety measures Apr 24, 2014 | 9:47New rail safety measures were announced yesterday by the federal Transport Minister. The mayor of Bromont Pauline Quinlan tells us what this means for small municipalities with heavy rail traffic.
Quebec AM - The Muppets meet Jesus Christ SuperstarApr 24, 2014 | 13:37Quebec AM The Muppets meet Jesus Christ Superstar Audio
Quebec AM The Muppets meet Jesus Christ Superstar Apr 24, 2014 | 13:37Bishop's University student Christo Graham decided to combine two of his childhood obsessions to produce the album "Muppet Christ Superstar", that has since gone viral.
Quebec AM - Quebec City #1 place to live for womenApr 24, 2014 | 9:44Quebec AM Quebec City #1 place to live for women Audio
Quebec AM Quebec City #1 place to live for women Apr 24, 2014 | 9:44A new study published by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives suggests Quebec City is the best place to be a woman in Canada. Nora Loreto tells us why she moved to Quebec City, and why she agrees.
Quebec AM - Photographer Normand Metivier documenting Townships cemeteriesApr 23, 2014 | 12:35Quebec AM Photographer Normand Metivier documenting Townships cemeteries Audio
Quebec AM Photographer Normand Metivier documenting Townships cemeteries Apr 23, 2014 | 12:35A photographer in the Eastern Townships has been using images of the region's cemeteries to explain the subtlties of anglophone culture to francophones... Our townships reporter Alison Brunette will have more on that story
Quebec AM - Exam exemptions at Bishop'sApr 22, 2014 | 10:00Quebec AM Exam exemptions at Bishop's Audio
Quebec AM Exam exemptions at Bishop's Apr 22, 2014 | 10:00Final exams at Bishop's University have had to be rescheduled because of last week's flooding, and some students there say that's unacceptable. Our Townships reporter Alison Brunette looked into what their concerns are.
Quebec AM - Ile aux Perroquets lighthouse receives Heritage designationApr 22, 2014 | 7:23Quebec AM Ile aux Perroquets lighthouse receives Heritage designation Audio
Quebec AM Ile aux Perroquets lighthouse receives Heritage designation Apr 22, 2014 | 7:23Recognizing Mingan's Maritime history. Parks Canada has designated the lighthouse at l'Ile aux Perroquets the very first Heritage Lighthouse in the province... but it won't be the last. Our Julia Caron speaks with Parks Canada's Normand Shields.
Quebec AM - Part 3: Journey of NishiyuuApr 17, 2014 | 10:42Quebec AM Part 3: Journey of Nishiyuu Audio
Quebec AM Part 3: Journey of Nishiyuu Apr 17, 2014 | 10:42The Journey of the Nishiyuu didn't only redirect the life of the young man who started it. It also prompted his nation to rethink how they use traditional healing in the modern world.
Quebec AM - Part 2: Revisiting the Journey of NishiyuuApr 16, 2014 | 8:49Quebec AM Part 2: Revisiting the Journey of Nishiyuu Audio
Quebec AM Part 2: Revisiting the Journey of Nishiyuu Apr 16, 2014 | 8:49The Nishiyuu journey was one of hope, but the arrival in Ottawa was difficult for the man who started it. Marika Wheeler tells us why he was dealing with mixed emotions as the Journey of Nishiyuu came to an end.
Quebec AM - Two-time Gold medalist Kaillie HumphriesApr 16, 2014 | 13:11Quebec AM Two-time Gold medalist Kaillie Humphries Audio
Quebec AM Two-time Gold medalist Kaillie Humphries Apr 16, 2014 | 13:11She has to train like a sprinter and a weightlifter, at once. And when the Olympics comes around, 4 years of training comes down to a mere breath of a difference between gold and silver. Kaillie Humphries joins us in our Quebec City studio.
Quebec AM - Revisiting the Journey of NishiyuuApr 15, 2014 | 10:47Quebec AM Revisiting the Journey of Nishiyuu Audio
Quebec AM Revisiting the Journey of Nishiyuu Apr 15, 2014 | 10:47Quebec's Travelling Journalist Marika Wheeler visited Whapmagoostui this spring, a year after what became known as the Journey of Nishyuu, to find out how that walk changed the lives of the people involved.

29 of 34