Daybreak Montreal with Mike Finnerty

If it matters to Montrealers, Daybreak is on top of it. Every weekday morning, Mike and the team bring you the news you need and the stories you care about. Daybreak celebrates Montreal in all its diversity, wakes you up and gets your day going.

  • 15:11
    The family of the young man who died at the Osheaga Festival last weekend are looking for answers. Collins Obiagboso was last seen on Friday night at the festival before he disappeared. His body was found washed ashore days later. We hear from Georgina Mensa Boboe, Collins Obiagboso's mother, and Mariam Samuel a family friend.
    Aug 10, 2018
  • 13:51
    If you are using a plastic biodegradable bag to line your compost bin you may be ruining the compost value of your organic waste. We speak with an expert in organic waste management about the problems with composting right now, and get some suggestions on how we can fix it.
    Aug 10, 2018
  • 08:57
    We speak with Carl Escala, a local father of two young kids who discovered an Amazon delivery man had walked into his home while dropping off a package. We hear what happened and get his reaction to this peculiar story.
    Aug 9, 2018
  • 14:09
    Some people in Montreal's Italian community are not laughing at a series of videos from two local Youtube comedians. The videos are part of a series entitled "Meanwhile in...". These particular videos mock Saint-Leonard Italians, but not everyone finds them funny. We speak with a city councillor, and the president of the Italian-Canadian Congress's Quebec Division who take issue with the videos.
    Aug 9, 2018
  • 06:45
    The Montreal Gazette has learned some new information about Mina Aculiak, the Inuk woman who was missing last week after being released from police custody. Aculiak spoke with the Gazette, and said she was repeatedly detained by police while the search for her was ongoing. We speak with Christopher Curtis, the Montreal Gazette reporter following this story.
    Aug 8, 2018
  • 09:02
    The United Nations has asked the Canadian government not to expel a Saudi Arabian man to his home country. "Omar" was being held at Laval detention facility and he was set to be deported at 7:30 AM on Wednesday. Now the UN stepped in and is asking the government to stay the deportation. We hear from "Omar's" lawyer to get an update on the situation.
    Aug 8, 2018
  • 12:20
    La Coalition Avenir Quebec's candidate in Westmount - Saint - Louis is calling on local anglophones to give the party a chance. We speak with Michelle Morin the new CAQ candidate running in the provincial election in October.
    Aug 7, 2018
  • 11:51
    The Mayor of Granby is pulling out of social media and shutting down his Facebook page. Pascal Bonin has told his more than 3,500 Facebook followers that they will have to contact him by e-mail from now on. Bonin says the decision to remove himself from Facebook comes after online abuse. We speak with Pascal Bonin about his decision to leave social media.
    Aug 7, 2018
  • 09:10
    A father of two from Pincourt is calling out the fast food chain Tim Horton's for their lack of changing tables in the men's washrooms. Chris Webb says he had to use the women's washroom to change his child's diaper. He tweeted about the experience and got a lot of feed back from fed up Dads. We speak with Chris Webb about his experience.
    Aug 6, 2018
  • 12:49
    We follow up on the story of Maina Aculiak, an Inuk woman who was missing for several days after she was released from Montreal police custody. She was found safe on Thursday afternoon, but the incident has raised questions about the police's protocol in this situation. We hear from Maggie Putulik the director of Ullivik, an Inuit lodging facility in Dorval.
    Aug 3, 2018
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