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Active Skies In August

There are going to be a number of reasons to tilt your head back this August and for more than just a cold one. The skies are going to be pretty active this month starting with a partial lunar eclipse.

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Find Us in the Community!

Hometown Country AM 1380 turns up the heat! Summer 2017 is all about events, activities, and cool family fun “LOUNGING” in the sun… and shade! We’re celebrating the Summer of 2017 – and your CKPC Radio Cruiser is taking to the streets!

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Hang On To Your Lightsabers….

For all the Star Wars fans in a galaxy far far away, this weekend marked the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars with a Celebration in Orlando, Florida. And with Episode 8, entitled The Last Jedi, scheduled for release this December,

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Canada’s Most Crime Ridden Cities

Macleans has released a list of the most crime ridden cities in Canada, using Statistics Canada’s Crime Severity Index and it looks like the worst among Canada’s 100 largest cities is Grande Prairie, Alberta which sits at #1 for violent,

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Robin Hood Flour Recall

Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. is recalling Robin Hood brand All Purpose Flour, Original from the marketplace due to possible E. Coli O121 contamination. The food recall warning issued on March 28, 2017 has been updated to include additional distribution

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Maple Leafs Playoffs Look Tough

After dropping their final game of the season and ending the year with a 40-27-15 (meaning they lost 2 more games than they won in the end) the Toronto Maple Leafs are still heading into the post season. That final

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Country Music Hall Of Fame Inductees

The Country music Hall of Fame has announced their 2017 inductions and they include a songwriter, an actor/singer, and a near record holding award nominee. Announced last week the list goes like this:   Don Schlitz, Jr. A songwriter whose

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Want To Quit Smoking?

If you want to quit smoking but are having a hard time or can’t afford the treatment options available then the City of Hamilton is offering something you should know about. In the month of February City of Hamilton Public

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day is a tradition that goes back to the 18th or 19th century, with the earliest recording being a diary entry from February 4th 1841, in which a groundhog seeing its shadow determines weather or not winter will end

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Zero Waste Grocery Store

There has been talk of grocery stores not letting food go to waste by being able to donate it to food banks or other food related charities to ensure that it goes to people who need it rather than into

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Kitchener Water Main Break

Yesterday morning a water main, which broke sometime Monday night, eventually wore out the ground beneath a large portion of Lancaster street causing a sinkhole. Lancaster was closed between Hillview and Hill Streets. Crews have been working since Tuesday to

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Roll Up The Rim

Tim Horton’s has been teasing us for a couple days now with the return of the Roll Up the Rim to Win contest! Tweeting out a gif a couple days ago telling us its “Time to get those thumbs ready,

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Winona Ryder’s Face

The human face can be a very expressive thing, most people have it under control so they don’t give too much away, sometimes there are people who just wear their heart on their sleeve. Winona Ryder is apparently one of

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Screen Actors Guild Awards Winners List

The Screen Actors Guild, or SAG, held their annual awards last night. It’s the actors congratulating themselves on doing well at their work and doesn’t tend to gain much attention. But it turned very political this weekend with many speaking

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NHL AllStar Weekend

It’s NHL All Star Weekend this weekend and it will all get started with the All Star Celebrity Shootout – a charity event which pits NHL alums with celebrities. The game this year will have each team’s Jersey displaying a

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