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Podcast: CK Sports Talk With Guests Megan McCarter, Shona Branton, and Ron Horvat

Podcast: CK Sports Talk With Guests Megan McCarter, Shona Branton, and Ron Horvat

CKXS 99.1- August 17, 2019

On this week’s episode of CK Sports Talk, brought to you by 99.1 CKXS FM and CKSN.ca, Cobber, Pete and Tanner are joined by Jack ... Read More

Preseason OHL Draft Analysis: 6 Players To Watch In The Alliance

Preseason OHL Draft Analysis: 6 Players To Watch In The Alliance

Matt Pepper- August 14, 2019

Brady Stonehouse, seen here last season with the Chatham-Kent Cyclones Minor Midget team as a call up, will be one of the top players to ... Read More

Where Are They Now? Matt Martin

Where Are They Now? Matt Martin

CKSN Staff- August 14, 2019

Where are they now will feature a local hockey player weekly, who has graduated from one of Chatham-Kent's hockey teams to higher levels. This week, ... Read More

Chatham-Kent’s Top Hockey Prospects: Offseason 2019

Chatham-Kent’s Top Hockey Prospects: Offseason 2019

CKSN Staff- August 4, 2019

We're back for another edition of CKSN's Top Hockey Prospects. We count down the top 20 midway through the offseason, as well as the top ... Read More

CKSN Chatham-Kent July Male Athlete of the Month: Quinn Matteis

CKSN Chatham-Kent July Male Athlete of the Month: Quinn Matteis

CKSN Staff- August 2, 2019

Quinn Matteis (middle) celebrates his National title - Contributed PhotoThe CKSN Chatham-Kent Male Athlete of the Month for July 2019 is Quinn Matteis. Each month, ... Read More

CKSN Chatham-Kent July Female Athlete of the Month: Emma Pegg

CKSN Chatham-Kent July Female Athlete of the Month: Emma Pegg

CKSN Staff- August 2, 2019

Emma Pegg shows off her NACAC silver medal - Contributed PhotoThe CKSN Chatham-Kent Female Athlete of the Month for July 2019 is Emma Pegg. Each ... Read More

To The Only Sports Guy I Knew: David Gough

To The Only Sports Guy I Knew: David Gough

Ian Kennedy- August 1, 2019

David Gough has been writing sports stories in Wallaceburg for decades Growing up in a small town, the community newspaper is special - it's a ... Read More

Offseason Local Junior Hockey Update: PJHL, GOJHL, OJHL, and OHL

Offseason Local Junior Hockey Update: PJHL, GOJHL, OJHL, and OHL

Ian Kennedy- August 1, 2019

There has been a lot of action this offseason from our local Junior hockey teams and players, here's a run down in case you missed ... Read More

Eye See, Eye Learn Program Available In CK

Eye See, Eye Learn Program Available In CK

CK Public Health- July 27, 2019

Does your child need an eye exam? This is time sensitive information if you have a student in JK! Each year, thousands of children start ... Read More

CKSN Athlete Of The Month Honour Returning…Immediately

CKSN Athlete Of The Month Honour Returning…Immediately

CKSN Staff- July 27, 2019

We are returning our athlete of the month honours. We haven't done it in a few years, but with the ever growing popularity of our ... Read More

Youth Vaping: A Concern For Athletes And Teens

Youth Vaping: A Concern For Athletes And Teens

CK Public Health- July 26, 2019

Have you noticed the increased popularity of vaping devices being sold and used across Chatham-Kent? Especially among younger audiences who are not permitted to buy ... Read More

Nishizaki Named Director of Perfect Skating

Nishizaki Named Director of Perfect Skating

Dwight Wakabayashi- July 21, 2019

Kyle Nishizaki in his role with Perfect SkatingBy Dwight Wakabayashi Chatham native and former Jr. Maroon Kyle Nishizaki has been tagged to run the show ... Read More

Three-Minute Warning? An American Football Fan’s First Local Canadian Football Experience

Three-Minute Warning? An American Football Fan’s First Local Canadian Football Experience

Chris Saylor- July 20, 2019

Two-Minute Warning with Chris Saylor On Sunday, July 14, I attended my first Canadian-rules football game, at any level. As an avid American football fan, ... Read More

Mosquito Season Bites: Don’t Get Stung When Playing Or Spectating Outside

Mosquito Season Bites: Don’t Get Stung When Playing Or Spectating Outside

CK Public Health- July 18, 2019

Summer season is here, and with summer comes mosquitoes. Whether you're in your own backyard, or at the soccer field, mosquitos can be a concern. ... Read More