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    Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame

    The Wallaceburg Hall of Fame Diner and Induction Ceremony is January 31st at the UAW Hall.  This year’s event will include annual local award winners and 2015 inductees AS WELL AS special guest – former PGA Tour Star Ian Legget as the keynote speaker.  Tickets are on sale now from Hall of Fame Members, and […]

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    Local Spotlight – Amelia Marcus

    Tune into Weekdaze on 99.1 CKXS as we will be premiering Amelia Marcus brand new single this Friday at 3:40 pm on the Local Spotlight!     Born and raised in the small community of Bothwell, Ontario, Amelia Marcus began singing at the age of 4 alongside her dad while he played the keyboard.  To this […]

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    The 99.1 United Way Radio Hostage is Back!

    The 99.1 United Way Radio Hostage is back! And we could be looking for you! Join Greg Hetherington on XS Mornings January 19th through 23rd as 99.1 takes some local residents and celebrities hostage – all to raise funds for the United Way of Chatham-Kent. Our hostages will be crying for help live from studio […]

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    Local Spotlight – Calling All Local Talent!

    LOCAL MUSICIANS – CKXS WANTS TO HELP YOU! Each weekday at 3:40, we showcase the best of our local music talent. CKXS features the latest release from a local singer, band, or musician. Join Jay as we discuss our spotlight feature artist and play one of their latest songs. You can also log on and […]

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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.  

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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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Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame

The Wallaceburg Hall of Fame Diner and Induction Ceremony is January 31st at the UAW Hall.  This year’s event will include annual local award winners and 2015 inductees AS WELL AS special guest – former PGA Tour Star Ian Legget as the keynote speaker.  Tickets are on sale now from Hall of Fame Members, and […]

January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Zac’s Point of View

John Macgregor Secondary School recently introduced their plan to create a gender-neutral bathroom. What is a gender-neutral bathroom? Quite simply, it is a bathroom for transgender students to use, without having to ask for a key to use a “special” washroom for transgender students. This a big step forward in equality, but it is also […]

January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Local Spotlight – Amelia Marcus

Tune into Weekdaze on 99.1 CKXS as we will be premiering Amelia Marcus brand new single this Friday at 3:40 pm on the Local Spotlight!     Born and raised in the small community of Bothwell, Ontario, Amelia Marcus began singing at the age of 4 alongside her dad while he played the keyboard.  To this […]

January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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The 99.1 United Way Radio Hostage is Back!

The 99.1 United Way Radio Hostage is back! And we could be looking for you! Join Greg Hetherington on XS Mornings January 19th through 23rd as 99.1 takes some local residents and celebrities hostage – all to raise funds for the United Way of Chatham-Kent. Our hostages will be crying for help live from studio […]

January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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A VETERANS POINT OF VIEW By Robert Simpson

It is New Years Eve 2014,  as I look back at the year on how the Wallaceburg Veterans and Families Support Group faired. Well for starters, we have a few new members. Most important to the group we held a Headstone Ceremony and Honoured Fallen Veteran ex MCPL Edward Beresford and his family. This one […]

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CKXS TOP 50 OF 2014

  Join Jay Smith for the Top 50 Countdown – New Years Eve from 2-7         THIS WEEK ARTIST/SONG 1 MAGIC! – Rude 2 OneRepublic – Counting Stars 3 Pharrell Williams – Happy 4 John Legend – AllOf Me 5 American Authors – Best Day Of My Life 6 Sam Smith – Stay With […]

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Man Exposes Himself In Wallaceburg

Chatham-Kent police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself and then followed a woman in Wallaceburg Saturday morning. According to police the victim was visiting a family member’s grave site at Riverview Cemetery on Wallace St. just after 11am. While in the cemetery, the man flashed her and then followed her in his […]

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Pair Back In Police Custody

A pair of Chatham men are in custody simply because they couldn’t follow instructions. A 29-year-old was released from custody on Wednesday for breaching his bail and was arrested Friday for again breaching his conditions. In the other case a 31-year-old was released with a curfew earlier this month. When Chatham-Kent officers checked to see […]

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United Way Hits Goal

  It was close, but the United Way of Chatham-Kent managed to meet their 2014 campaign goal of $1.9-million. In fact, they surpassed it by $14,000. The announcement was made at the Jazzbah Friday afternoon.  Campaign Co-Chair Dean Muharrem says the long campaign was well worth the effort. “We had a team in place by May […]

January 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Sterling Blues Band Memphis Bound

Chatham-Kent’s Sterling Blues Band are Memphis bound! The local blues sensations are holding a fundraiser this Friday night after being recognized as one of the best Blues acts in Canada. The group, consisting of Wallaceburg’s John Gardiner, Sombra’s Tom Tremblay, Blenheim’s Aug Polowick and Chatham’s Kim Sterling will be travelling to Memphis to compete in […]

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Windsor Man Facing a Number of Charges

It was supposed to be a routine stop for Chatham-Kent Police yesterday morning but instead it netted a man with Bear Pepper Spray, Crack Cocaine and Crystal Meth…a 31 year old Windsor man is now facing a number of charges…when he was picked up he already had conditions for other charges he was answering to […]

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Flu Shot Was To Fight Is Not What Is Spreading Across the Province

Public Health Ontario is saying the type of virus that this year’s flu shot was to fight is not what is spreading across the province this year and they are saying that this year’s flu shot is only about 50 to 60 percent effective as they believe the influenza virus has mutated since the vaccine […]

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