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SC Fire Department Hockey Skills Competition Coming Up

Ryan SCFD

(Ryan Hunter of the City of Swift Current Fire Department)

The City of Swift Current Fire Department is holding a hockey skills competion in May. Ryan Hunter joined me on the Eagle morning show Friday:

https://soundcloud.com/user-174077582/rh-hockey-skills

The event will also include pizza and a drink with proceeds going to fire department charities. Hunter said they want to send a big thank you out to their sponsors Innovation Credit Union and First Avenue Dental.

 

My Mom & Me!!

I had a chance to hang out with my mom this week with Mother's Day coming up. Check out our video!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAu3qazWI1U

With Mother's Day coming up you can show mom how awesome she is with Mom & Me on the Eagle and swiftcurrentonline.com.

Send us your favourite mom memories, stories, and pictures by calling or texting the Eagle listener line at 306-773-0941, emailing [email protected], sharing them with us on the mom and me link at sconline, or dropping them off at our studios 134 Central Ave. North in SC. and we'll enter you for a chance to win a fantastic Mother's Day prizes from Voth's Brandsource, Darren Morrow/Remax of SC, and Unforgettable You!!!

Be At The Centre This Friday

Nathan

(Nathan Wiebe from The Centre In Swift Current)

A special show is coming to The Centre this weekend. I had Nathan on the Monday morning show to tell us all about Legacy One:

https://soundcloud.com/user-174077582/nathan-legacy-one

It sounds like it's going to be a great time for youth on Friday night, and families also. Nathan says they're always looking for volunteers at The Centre and if you'd like to help out and volunteer some time give them a call at 306-773-3344.

 

Saturday BBQ In Support Of A Great Cause

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(Eagle morning man Ken Audette enjoys a good burger)

You can have lunch and at the same time support a great cause this Saturday at Night Nissan in Swift Current. The dealership is hosting a barbeque with all proceeds going to the Southwest Youth Emergency Shelter. Bring the whole family out for a burger, hotdog, and a drink. There will also be coffee and doughnuts, and every test drive will win a prize so it's a perfect place to have lunch on Saturday.

The bbq will get underway around 11 - 11:30 at Night Nissan on the south service road east.  We'll try to make the weather co-operate for it too!

Price Is Right Grand Prize Winners

PIR winners

(Henry & Jodie won our first and second place prizes)

We wrapped up the Price Is Right on Tuesday, playing the final at Cypress Motors and the Highway 1 Auto Mall. Congratulations to our big winner Jodie Fehr who won two tickets the Price Is Right live show Thursday night at Mosaic Place in Moose Jaw. She also wins a stay at the Heritage Inn and dinner at the Seasons Eatery. Enjoy Jodie!!

Henry Kantrud won the second prize: four tickets to the show and a detailing package worth almost $400 from Cypress Motors.

We also had three runner up prizes; Jason Gerlach, Faye Bochek, and Dolores Saaler all win tickets to the show as well.

A big thank you to all of our contestants for playing and Cypress Motors and the Highway 1 Auto Mall for partnering with us on the Price Is Right, it was a ton of fun.

Good luck to all of our winners in Moose Jaw on Thursday night. Here's hoping you all get called to "COME ON DOWN!!"

Nothing Better Than A Betties Bout!!

Betties bout

The Redneck Betties roller derby team have a got a big bout scheduled for this weekend when they host the Saskatoon Killa-Bees on Saturday on the curling rink side of the iplex.

It's a special evening because everything will start with a junior game between the Ra Ra Riot and Medicine Hat Pilot Lights at 5pm, followed by the big kids game at 7!!

Tickets are available in advance from any Redneck Betties Member, at Pharmasave, or at the door that night. Be sure to check out a Redneck Betties Bout this season and good luck ladies!!!

The Standstills Stopping By The Eagle

Standstills

(photo courtesy The Standstills Facebook page)

Oshawa, Ontario rockers The Standstills are going to be stopping by the Eagle studios Thursday afternoon for a visit. The stop is part of a radio tour the group is on right now. We'll be chatting with them about what they've been up to and what lies ahead. They'll also be doing a couple songs for us. Look for that and video of their visit on Eagle social media (Facebook/Twitter) and here!!

You can hear The Standstills singles Orleans and Rise Of The Fall on the Eagle as well.

 

Canadian rockers The Standstillls visit the Eagle!

 

 

On April 14, we were fortunate enough to have a couple very special guests on the Eagle, Johnny and Renee from The Standstills.

Originally from Oshawa, Ontario, they're travelling across Canada to promote the release of their latest song. Rise Of The Fall.

They played two songs for us in studio; their hit song Orleans and Rise Of The Fall. Check it out below!

 

 

 

We also chatted with them about their plans for the future, their musical influences and what it's like being a part of Canada's rock scene. You can listen to the full audio below!

 

 

 

Thank you so much to Johnny and Renee for letting us steal some of their time... keep listening to the Eagle to hear Rise Of The Fall and Orleans, and check their social media below to stay connected with them!

 

facebook.com/TheStandstills

Twitter.com/TheStandstills

 

Mark April 29 On Your Calendar

LOW

(photo courtesy League Of Wolves Facebook page)

The Eagle is proud to present local rockers League Of Wolves and the official release of their new 4 song EP; Friday, April 29 at the Lyric Theatre with openers Emmett Hall and Bears In Hazenmore. Doors Open at 9 and the show starts at 10. Tickets are $10 and available at Pharmasave. Listen to the Eagle in April for a chance to win tickets to the show and a copy of LOW's new CD!!!

Make plans to be there now, it's going to be a fantastic evening of 306 rock!!

 

Play The Price Is Right With The Eagle!!!

price is right live

(photo credit: Discover Moose Jaw)

Starting this Monday, April 11 be listening for your chance to play the Price Is Right with the Eagle, Highway 1 Auto Mall, and Cypress Motors.

When you hear the cue to call (the Price Is Right theme song), call the Eagle listener line and guess which item matches the correct price. The person that matches the item and price will be entered to move onto the final round at the Highway 1 Auto Mall and Cypress Motors on Tuesday, April 19 at noon for an opportunity to play to win two tickets for the Price Is Right live show April 21 coming to Moose Jaw's Mosaic Place on April 21st, where everyone in the audience has a chance to play a live stage version of the iconic TV game show and win some great prizes!! The winner will also receive dinner at the Seasons Eatery and a free night at the Heritage Inn.

Now if only we could get Drew Carey or Bob Barker to co-host with us!!

 

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