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Baie des Chaleurs: May 2014 Archives

Sharing memories of Bonaventure Polyvalent

Dust off those yearbooks, and get nostalgic: what are some of your most cherished high school memories? Is there one you'd want shared with all former staff and students, if your high school closed its doors for good? Alice Campbell-Dell, principal of Bonaventure Polyvalent, tells Susan about their hunt for former staff and student's memories of the school.
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If you have a memory you'd like to share of Bonaventure Polyvalent, email it to
If you want to indulge your radio-star side as well, and want to share your memories with us, you can always call in to our talkback line: 1-888-691-3476.

Glitz and Glamour in Gesgapegiac... for a good cause

Gesgapegiag, get ready to strut your stuff. A benefit night for the Baie des Chaleur's upcoming Relay for Life will take place this Saturday. We meet Jennifer Montgomery, one of the organizers behind the event. 
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Orléans Express looking to reduce regional bus service

Orléans Express, Quebec's principal inter-city bus company, is seeking permission to reduce its service all the way through eastern Quebec to the Gaspé, as well as to Trois Rivières, La Tuque, Drummondville, and Thetford Mines. Barry Dumaresq of Gaspé uses the bus service often, and was alarmed by these potential changes. We spoke with him as he prepared to board a bus in Montreal.

Before these changes can come into effect, Orléans Express has to get permission from the Quebec Transport Commission. Marc-André Varin, vice-president of business development, marketing & communications with Keolis Canada, the parent company of Orléans Express explains. 
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