Breakaway broadcasts across the province of Quebec on CBC Radio One. Based in our Sherbrooke bureau, we cover the stories and introduce you to people from the Gaspé to the Abitibi to the Lower North Shore. We bring you information, energy, and fun all with a Quebec twist.
Close to 400 houses in Sainte-Marie in the Beauce region have had to be demolished because of the yearly spring floods. This morning, it was the turn of Béatrice Vachon's house to be brought down. But before it was, her children organized a very unique sending off. Breakaway guest host Peter Tardif speaks with Béatrice Vachon's grandson William Gagnon.