Quebec AM | Sep 11, 2012 | 8:41

Mining association fears PQ policy will weaken industry

Susan speaks with Jean-Marc Lulin, geologist and president of the Quebec Mining Exploration Association, about potential changes to royalties under a new Parti Québecois government.

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Quebec AM - Genomics: changing the cattle insemination gameDec 9, 2013 | 12:17Quebec AM Genomics: changing the cattle insemination game Audio
Quebec AM Genomics: changing the cattle insemination game Dec 9, 2013 | 12:17Beef and dairy producers can now shop for genes for their calves. A facility in St-Hyacinthe called the CIAQ is a world leader when it comes to genomics. Marika Wheeler goes to the lab and the barn to find out how it works, and what it means for the ind
Quebec AM - Part 1: First responders honoured in Lac-MéganticDec 9, 2013 | 4:31Quebec AM Part 1: First responders honoured in Lac-Mégantic Audio
Quebec AM Part 1: First responders honoured in Lac-Mégantic Dec 9, 2013 | 4:31The Quebec government held a special ceremony to honour first responders. The CBC's Alison Northcott speaks with Fire Chief Denis Lauzon, who shares his memories of the night of the train disaster.
Quebec AM - Part 2: First Responders honoured in Lac-MeganticDec 9, 2013 | 5:06Quebec AM Part 2: First Responders honoured in Lac-Megantic Audio
Quebec AM Part 2: First Responders honoured in Lac-Megantic Dec 9, 2013 | 5:06The CBC's Alison Northcott speaks with Lac-Mégantic firefighter Éric Mercier at a ceremony honouring first responders who were on the scene of the deadly train disaster.
Quebec AM - Overcoming reading difficulties in the TownshipsDec 9, 2013 | 10:06Quebec AM Overcoming reading difficulties in the Townships Audio
Quebec AM Overcoming reading difficulties in the Townships Dec 9, 2013 | 10:06Minna Trower has helped many people in the Townships learn to read with a method she designed herself called Darwin the Dragon reading program, but she says her efforts are being hindered.
Quebec AM - The story behind a 1939 National Geographic photoDec 6, 2013 | 14:07Quebec AM The story behind a 1939 National Geographic photo Audio
Quebec AM The story behind a 1939 National Geographic photo Dec 6, 2013 | 14:07National Geographic posted this photo on its archive Tumblr with the caption "Seven siblings sit on a wooden fence in Quebec, Canada, May 1939". That caught the eye of one of our researchers, Julia Caron, and she embarked on a search, trying to figure out
Quebec AM - Remembering Nelson Mandela in Rouyn-NorandaDec 6, 2013 | 7:31Quebec AM Remembering Nelson Mandela in Rouyn-Noranda Audio
Quebec AM Remembering Nelson Mandela in Rouyn-Noranda Dec 6, 2013 | 7:31One of Nelson Mandela's relatives, a nephew, lives in Rouyn-Noranda. Vuyani Gxoyiva left South Africa as a young man, when Mandela was still in prison and the country was still in the grips of apartheid. Quebec AM's Glenn Wanamaker reached Mr. Gxoyiva
Quebec AM - Examing working conditions in private long-term care facilitiesDec 4, 2013 | 9:07Quebec AM Examing working conditions in private long-term care facilities Audio
Quebec AM Examing working conditions in private long-term care facilities Dec 4, 2013 | 9:07A union campaign is under way to push the Quebec government to examine from top to bottom the working conditions of staff who work in private, long-term care facilities.
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Quebec AM 4th Canadian soldier dies in apparent suicide Dec 4, 2013 | 3:26A fourth Canadian soldier has died from apparent suicide - this time in Quebec, at CFB Valcartier. We hear from Vera Wall, who met Lelièvre last year when she organized a 'Welcome Home' evening for Gaspé soldiers who had fought in Afghanistan.
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Quebec AM Quebec Writer's Union on question of book pricing Dec 3, 2013 | 6:22Quebec's small, independent bookstores may get their wish -- a new law to keep the big chain stores from deep-discounting new books. Francis Farley Chevrier, the executive director for the Quebec Writers Union, weighs in on the debate.
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