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    Local Spotlight – Black Fever

    Tune in all this week as Jay features Black Fever on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! THE BLACK FEVER is a post-punk indie rock band based in Toronto, comprised of Shoe (vocals, guitar), Pat Bramm (bass, back-up vocals), and Dan Purpura (drums).  The band’s music mixes guitar-based post-punk influences with lead bass lines […]

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    Local Spotlight – Allister Bradley

    Tune in all this week as Jay features Allister Bradley on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! Allister Bradley is a singer/songwriter (with three full-length studio albums and regular radio play to his name), producer/engineer (having produced 11 studio albums and one live album, over 100 singles or demos, and music for three […]

    October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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    TAKE THE 99.1 20/20 CHALLENGE!

    TAKE THE 99.1 20/20 CHALLENGE! ARE YOU READY TO TAKE THE TWENTY TWENTY CHALLENGE? CHANGE YOUR WORK RADIO DIAL TO 99.1 FOR TWENTY DAYS AND WE’LL PAY YOU 20 DOLLARS CASH.  STILL LISTENING AFTER 21 DAYS?  WE’LL GIVE YOU ANOTHER 20! CALL US, EMAIL US OR TEXT US THAT YOU’RE LISTENING. WE’LL COME TO YOUR OFFICE AND […]

    September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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    LISTEN TO 99.1 AND HELP LOCAL CHARITIES!

    LISTEN TO 99.1 AND HELP LOCAL CHARITIES! WE’RE THANKFUL FOR EVERY LISTENER TUNING IN TO 99.1 CKXS EACH DAY.  TO CELEBRATE OUR 5TH YEAR ON THE AIR, WE WANT TO GIVE BACK TOLOCAL CHARITY! AND YOU CAN HELP! IN RETURN FOR LISTENING TO US, CKXS WILL DONATE ONE DOLLAR TO THE UNITED WAY! THERE ARE MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED […]

    September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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    WIN $25,000 IN CASH AND PRIZES

    99.1 has turned up the power and we’ve been stocking the prize vault! This fall it’s ALL gotta go! Listen all of September and October for your chance to win more than $25,000 in cash and prizes – including: A one year lease on a new car A trip for 2 INCLUDING airfare anywhere Porter […]

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    2014-2015 CKXS JR HOCKEY SCHEDULE

    99.1 CKXS and Badder Bus Service are proud to bring Wallaceburg Lakers and Dresden Jr Kings hockey back to 99.1 for another season of local Jr C action!  Catch select home and away games for both local teams alongside Gary Patterson, Bill Cole and Jay Smith throughout the regular season.  

    September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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    WIN A RECLINER With Tom & Al’s Power Play

    TOM AND AL’S QUALITY HOME FURNISHINGS WILL KEEP YOU COMFORTABLE DURING GREAT LAKES JUNIOR C  HOCKEY THIS SEASON! SIGN UP NOW FOR THE TOM AND AL’S POWER PLAY! IF THE WALLACEBURG LAKERS OR DRESDEN JR KINGS SCORE ON THE POWER PLAY, YOU COULD WIN A BRAND NEW RECLINER TO ENJOY YOUR FAVOURITE TEAMS FROM THE […]

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Local Spotlight – Black Fever

Tune in all this week as Jay features Black Fever on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! THE BLACK FEVER is a post-punk indie rock band based in Toronto, comprised of Shoe (vocals, guitar), Pat Bramm (bass, back-up vocals), and Dan Purpura (drums).  The band’s music mixes guitar-based post-punk influences with lead bass lines […]

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Local Spotlight – Allister Bradley

Tune in all this week as Jay features Allister Bradley on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! Allister Bradley is a singer/songwriter (with three full-length studio albums and regular radio play to his name), producer/engineer (having produced 11 studio albums and one live album, over 100 singles or demos, and music for three […]

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Local Spotlight – Ambre McLean

Tune in all this week as Jay features Ambre McLean on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze!   What does it mean to be an Ambre McLean fan? The answer to that question begins the moment you hear her sing.  It’s something you earn a deeper understanding of as you absorb her songs, […]

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Local Spotlight – Shiloh Nauvoo

Written by Jamie Hiscox of Shiloh Nauvoo: Tradegy struck and I was given a tune. Out of the passing of my brother I was able to write about what was going on inside. “Life’s Seasons” is a story of various stages I went through with grieving ,loss and depression, and out of the ashes, I […]

October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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Fly Away With 99.1 and Porter Airlines

  CKXS has teamed up with Porter Airlines to take you away! Listen all this week for your cue to call and you and a guest could be on your way to anywhere that Porter flies! Chicago, New York, Montreal, Toronto …the possibilities are endless… Qualify as many times as you like. Must be 18 to […]

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Local Spotlight – Craig James Laur

Tune in all this week as Jay features Craig James Laur on the Local Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! A W.D.S.S. graduate, Wallaceburg Ontario’s Craig James Laur is ready to break all barriers. On top of the local scene as the former front man in ForClosure, Creek Street Sessions and more, Laur has now […]

September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

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FATAL ACCIDENT NEAR COMBER CLOSES ROAD

COUNTRY ROAD 42 REMAINS NEAR COMBER CLOSED THIS AFTERNOON FOLLOWING A FATAL SINGLE-VEHICLE MORNING ACCIDENT. OPP SAY THEY BELIEVE THE VEHICLE WENT INTO THE DITCH AROUND 4 THIS MORNING. THE STRETCH OF COUNTRY ROAD 42 IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN CLOSED BETWEEN COMBER SIDE ROAD AND ROCHESTER TOWNLINE ROAD FOR THE AFTERNOON.

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EBOLA CLAIMS 5,000 LIVES

THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION SAYS THE LIKELY DEATH TOLL AROUND THE WORLD FROM EBOLA HAS NOW TOPPED THE 5,000 MARK. THERE ARE STILL 1,300 CASES REPORTED WORLD WIDE. DR. BRUCE AYLWARD WAS TRYING TO PUT A POSITIVE SPIN ON THINGS AT TODAY’S BRIEFING, SAYING THERE ARE SIGNS OF PROGRESS IN LIBERIA WHERE THERE IS A […]

October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

BURLINGTON TEACHER TO FACE CHARGES IN INDONESIA

A BURLINGTON MAN BEING HELD IN JAIL IN INDONESIA FOR THE PAST THREE MONTHS IS BEING CHARGED WITH ALLEGEDLY SEXUALLY ASSAULTING THREE KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS. INDONESIAN OFFICIALS HAVE DECIDED TO PROCEED WITH THE TRIAL OF 45-YEAR-OLD NEIL BANTELMAN. BANTLEMAN HAS BEEN IN CUSTODY WITHOUT CHARGES FOR MORE 108 DAYS. THE ALLEGED INCIDENTS ARE SAID TO HAVE […]

October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

OBAMA LIKELY TO CAUSE TRAFFIC CONCERN AT BORDER

BE PREPARED FOR A LOT OF SLOWDOWNS IF YOU ARE VISITING DETROIT ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON. PRESIDENT OBAMA WILL BE SWINGING THROUGH MOTOWN ON A CAMPAIGN TOUR PRAISING SENATE CANDIDATE GARY PETERS. OBAMA IS SPEAKING AT WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY, HIS FIRST STOP TO THE HURTING MOTOR CITY IN THREE YEARS. MORE THAN FIVE THOUSAND PEOPLE ARE […]

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FEDERAL SURPLUS COULD HELP HOMELESS

ACCORDING TO A NEWS STUDY OUT TODAY, BY SPENDING AN EXTRA 46 DOLLARS PER CANADIAN EACH YEAR, THERE COULD BE ENOUGH AFFORDABLE HOUSING TO GREATLY REDUCE THE HOMELESS ISSUE IN CANADA. YORK UNIVERSITY AND THE CANADIAN ALLIANCE TO END HOMELESSNESS PUBLISHED THE STUDY. THEIR ARGUMENT IS WITH A FEDERAL SURPLUS ON THE HORIZON IT’S TIME […]

October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More

STRANGER DANGER IN C-K

A WARNING FROM CHATHAM KENT POLICE – BE CAREFUL WHO YOU ALLOW INTO YOUR HOMES. A CHATHAM MAN LEARNED THAT LESSON THE HARD WAY LAST WEEK WHEN A MAN SHOWED UP AT HIS DOOR CLAIMING TO BE A ROOFER, LOOKING TO PUT A NEW ROOF ON THE MAN’S HOME. WHILE INSIDE, THE APPARENT ROOFER ASKED […]

October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More
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