99.1 CKXS welcomes Eric Alper to our online community. Eric has been on the air with 99.1 to discuss the Canadian music scene and is known throughout the industry. Eric is a CTV Music Correspondent and also works the PR side of the business for eOne Music, while contributing to Billboard Magazine and Paste Magazine. […]
Win This CHRYSLER 200 from CHATHAM CHRYSLER! Listen in to qualify daily with XS Mornings and Weekdaze! THE CKXS ‘HANDS OFF MY CHRYSLER,’ CONTEST IS COMING TO CHATHAM CHRYSLER, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH! IT’S YOUR CHANCE TO WIN MORE THAN $15,000 IN PRIZES AND THE GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL RIDE AWAY IN A NEW 2014 CHRYSLER […]
Listen in all this week at 3:40 pm as Jay features high profile artists you already know or NEED to know, all of whom are performing at Sarnia Bay’s Festival of Good Things this weekend! Festival of Good Things, aka Southwestern Ontario’s Goodest Festival, is an annual day-long celebration for Lambton County and beyond. […]
99.1′s Jay Smith takes the #ALSIceBucketChallenge. Thanks to Cat and Ang of HighDiamond for the nomination! Since Jay took TWO Ice Buckets, he’s challenging TWO sets of individuals. Jay has nominated local media partners James J. Blake and …Bruce Corcoran of The Chatham Voice, Ian Kennedy of The Chatham-Kent Sports Network and 99.1′s morning man […]
This week we’re featuring the local artists headlining Wallaceburg Ribfest this weekend. Brooke Nicholls For Brooke Nicholls, music has never been just a hobby. What started as a humble beginning singing in churches in rural southern-Ontario, quickly grew into a life consumed by music. Brooke performed live over 100 times in the last year; highlighted […]
CKXS WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU! THIS TIME, WE’LL DO THE LISTENING… WE’RE HOSTING A FOCUS GROUP TO GATHER YOUR FEEDBACK ON OUR PRODUCT, MUSIC, MARKETING AND ADVERTISING METHODS. THIS ONE HOUR FOCUS GROUP WILL MEET AT COUNTRYVIEW GOLF COURSE. YOUR OPINIONS WILL HELP SHAPE OUR STATION AND ADVERTISING IN OUR MARKET. WE’LL PROVIDE GIFT […]
A Chatham Kent Police Sergeant is under investigation on discreditable conduct charges. London police are now investigating Sergeant Robert Mugridge, he has been suspended from duty pending a hearing.
CherryFest in Blenheim was a huge success once again this year. There were rides for the kids, sidewalk sales and the ever popular Cherry pit spitting competition. This year’s winner was J.P. Huggins. Photo credit : Chatham Daily News
A 26 year old Wallaceburg man has been charged with a number of offences related to an altercation that involved a BB gun being pointed at his girlfriend. A verbal argument around 4:30 Sunday morning that escalated into a physical altercation, which involved the man pointing a BB gun at his girlfriend. The list of […]
Microsoft announced this morning that they will lay off 18,000 workers over the course of the next year. That’s about 14% of the company’s staff.
Anyone who owns a lot space in Lighthouse Cove won’t be able to build, at least not in the near future. The province would allow some land owners to build septic systems with a proposed agreement that once sewers were installed they’d have to hook up. But leaving some land owners out didn’t sit well with […]
The RCMP have laid 31 charges against Senator Mike Duffy. Charges include breach of trust and bribery. Duffy was also under investigation for expense claims more than a year ago, and Duffy has now been named as the father of a Peruvian woman. Mike Duffy. Photo credit : http://thechronicleherald.ca Duffy’s lawyer has said they will […]