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    Help Ashley & Aaron Bring Their Babies Home

    LOCAL FAMILY IN NEED OF HELP: While on a work-related vacation in Panama last weekm a local family lost their twin baby boys after an early and sudden delivery at six months. The finances of a hospital stay, transportation for the babies and more is adding up as Ashley and Aaron return to Canada. A […]

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    BEACH BOYS TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

    THE BEACH BOYS AUGUST 8th – Tecumseh Park, Chatham Click Here To Order Tickets Now! Tickets for The Beach Boys LIVE in Chatham’s Tecumseh Park on August 8th are NOW ON SALE. General admission, reserved and VIP tickets are available online at cktickets.com, by calling 519-354-8338 and at the Chatham Cultural Centre Box Office. General […]

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    $12 Golf Days Are Here!

    $12 Tuesdays are here! Golf $18 holes for ONLY $12! Book your tee time or show up between 10am and 2pm and play $12 Tuesday with 99.1! Dates: May 26 Wardsville Golf Club June 15 St. Clair Parkway Golf Course July 7 Wardsville Golf Club August 4 Wardsville Golf Club

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    Download The New 99.1 App From Google Play!

     Chatham-Kent …. Take it World Wide    Download the new 99.1 CKXS Radio app FREE from Google Play™ & coming soon to iTunes Store® App Store℠  

    May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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    Wallaceburg Family Needs Your Help!

    DONATE TO THE SAYA FAMILY VIA GOFUNDME.com Linda Saya is a well known local mother, family member and friend – also mother to former 99.1 personality Andrew Saya. Linda was recently diagnosed with a rare and fatal neurological disease. Friends of the family have set up a GoFundMe account. Please help any way that you […]

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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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Help Ashley & Aaron Bring Their Babies Home

LOCAL FAMILY IN NEED OF HELP: While on a work-related vacation in Panama last weekm a local family lost their twin baby boys after an early and sudden delivery at six months. The finances of a hospital stay, transportation for the babies and more is adding up as Ashley and Aaron return to Canada. A […]

May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Spotlight – Brooklyn Roebuck

Tune in all this week as Jay features Brooklyn Roebuck on the Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze! Brooklyn recently nominated for the CMAO Rising Star Award!  A small town county girl who has spent plenty of time sitting around a camp fire or the kitchen table with family and friends playing country music. […]

May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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2015 Retro Fest is Here

  Join us for the 15th annual RetroFest ™ celebration. It’s true…I counted the plaques on the wall and there has been 14 years of RetroFest-Fun. This year May 22 and 23 in the “Classic Car Capitol of Southwestern, Ontario.  In what is sure to be another great year for  RetroFest ™ events. There will be hundreds of collector cars gather on […]

May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Spotlight: Alex Cuba and David Myles

Tune in all this week as Jay features Alex Cuba and David Myles on the Spotlight – daily at 3:40 during Weekdaze!   ALEX CUBA – Alex Cuba is set to release Healer, his fifth studio album, and the first single “In 1,2,3,4” shows off Alex’s well-refined chops as a pop writer and more nuanced […]

May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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BEACH BOYS TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

THE BEACH BOYS AUGUST 8th – Tecumseh Park, Chatham Click Here To Order Tickets Now! Tickets for The Beach Boys LIVE in Chatham’s Tecumseh Park on August 8th are NOW ON SALE. General admission, reserved and VIP tickets are available online at cktickets.com, by calling 519-354-8338 and at the Chatham Cultural Centre Box Office. General […]

May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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$12 Golf Days Are Here!

$12 Tuesdays are here! Golf $18 holes for ONLY $12! Book your tee time or show up between 10am and 2pm and play $12 Tuesday with 99.1! Dates: May 26 Wardsville Golf Club June 15 St. Clair Parkway Golf Course July 7 Wardsville Golf Club August 4 Wardsville Golf Club

May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More

News

Wynee Decides Enough is Enough with Teachers, Fire Work By-Law In The Works, New Amber Alert System Announced, & More!

THE WYNNE GOVERNMENT IS TABLING LEGISLATION THIS AFTERNOON THAT WILL MEAN BACK TO WORK LEGISLATION FOR THOSE STRIKING HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS IN PEEL, DUFFERIN AND SUDBURY. THEY HAVE DECIDED THE STUDENTS SCHOOL YEAR IS NOW BEING THREATENED. WE WILL SEE HOW THIS PLAYS OUT WITH THE ELEMENTARY TEACHERS ALREADY IN A WORK TO RULE CAMPAIGN. […]

May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Habitat Home Under Construction

Habitat for Humanity’s second build is officially underway. Ground was broken on Forhan Ave. Saturday morning, with dozens of people in attendance for the sod turning. Nancy McDowell Executive Director for Habitat For Humanity. She says the basement will be dug Monday. “This floorplan is a little bit different, each home is built specifically for […]

May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Racing Returns To South Buxton

After a couple of rained out weeks, action returned to South Buxton Raceway. Rick Balasin earned his first career feature win in his 12-year racing career in the Mini-Mods and 14-year-old Jake Hooker led wire to wire in the Sport Stocks feature for his first on the year. The father and son duo of Dale and […]

May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments More
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Retrofest Brings Record Crowds

Retrofest is in full swing in downtown Chatham today. Classic cars started showing up around 5:30am and with the good weather, organizers are hoping for the biggest collection of automobiles yet. Parade organizer Len Langlois says that was the case for the Friday night parade. “We figure about 650 vehicles at least. The pubic supported us very […]

May 23, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Lawn Mower Ventures To The Wrong Side Of The Tracks, Meat Thieves Get Nabbed, New MP Decided, & More!

A RIDING LAWN MOWER WAS ABLE TO SHUT DOWN THE VIA LINE NEAR KENT BRIDGE ROAD AND NORTHWOOD LINE THIS MORNING WHEN IT WAS CLIPPED BY A TRAIN. THE TRAIN WAS HEADING FROM WINDSOR TO LONDON WHEN IT NUDGED THE LAWNMOWER AROUND 10;30. NO INJURIES, VERY LITTLE DAMAGE BUT IT STILL HELD UP THE TRAIN […]

May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments More

The Big Bike’s Back, Young Girl Stabbed, Caesars Shows 47 Employees The Door, & More!

THE BIG BIKE IS IN WALLACEBURG THIS AFTERNOON TO HELP RAISE SOME CASH FOR THE HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION. THIS BIKE IS TOURING CHATHAM -KENT FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEKS, AND TEAMS PAY TO TAKE A TRIP AROUND TOWN. THEY ARE HOPING TO RAISE 9 MILLION ANNUALLY THIS YEAR OFF THE BIG BIKE. LONDON […]

May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments More