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Quebec's travelling journalist: November 2011 Archives

Fermont community reaction to Plan Nord

Fermont 023.jpg The Liberal Government's 25-year plan to develop Quebec's North has come under political fire in the past week. But what do the people in the Northern parts of the province think about the expansive and long-term project?

Our travelling journalist Marika Wheeler is in Fermont, an historic mining community near the Labrador border, and brings us some of the voices from the people there. 

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After the floods: psychological effects

Marika Wheeler recently spent a few days on the ground in the Richelieu Valley, talking to victims of the spring flooding. We've heard about the property damage residents there have felt. Here, she brings us the stories of the emotional toll dealing with flood damage has left, and the lingering psychological effects.

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