Operation Manatee #266 – It’s Happening!

With all due respect to Christmas, THIS is the most wonderful time of the year!

The sun is shining when you go to work and the temperature outside isn’t life-threateningly low. In fact, the sidewalks are clearing and there’s water dripping from everywhere. Soon, there might even be some green plants within view.

Even though it’s technically still winter, it’s a wonderful spring week! Come join in the fun tonight at 11:00 pm as we play some spring shanties to get you flinging around the room. 91.3 FM in Regina or online at www.cjtr.ca.

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Operation Manatee #264 – A Request Show

Cory joined community radio as a way to fight off a scary report he once read about a person’s developing tastes in music. In short, the study found that once you hit your early 30’s, your taste in music is cemented and you resist anything new. Scared by this, he made it a personal mission to continue to keep looking for new songs and artists that he could appreciate.

Taking an opportunity since Chris is out of town for the evening, Cory opened up a request for some of the listener’s favorites. Music is best shared among friends! Tune in at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina to hear what kinds of songs were suggested.

Operation Manatee #263 – The Shovel Cometh

It’s hard to tell if anyone else is keeping track, but it seems like winter just shows up later and later each year. We’re teased around the holiday, but once the joy and mirth of the season has passed, we get buckled down and snowed under… with winds and cold. It can be a real bummer.

But we have just the cure for the hohums and the doldrums. Tune in at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina or online at www.cjtr.ca and listen to some great songs and some good company.

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Operation Manatee #262 – This Again?

Someone must have reminded Mother Nature it was winter still because the last few days have been pretty darn frosty.

What do you think is worse; is it a dry, freezing cold? Is it the wind that brutalizes the prairies? Is the seeping chill of a wet BC cold even worse? Either way, let’s not complain when it gets warm again.

But we can all agree that community radio always makes it hot. So tune in tonight at 11:00 pm in Regina on 91.3 FM or online at www.cjtr.ca.

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Operation Manatee #261 – Salut!

It’s another wonderful Tuesday in January and we’re back for another week of music and hijinks! But they might be lowjinks… it’s hard to say at this point. We might might need to compromise somewhere around middlejinks.

Tune in at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina or online at www.cjtr.ca!

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Operation Manatee #260 – Something in the Water

Winter must be setting in; people really seem to be getting grumpy and getting their knickers in a knot quicker than normal.

Or… there’s just something in the water making people angrier faster.

We have the cure for what ails you – a good hour of good music to calm your raging soul. Tune in at 11:00 on 91.3 FM in Regina or online at www.cjtr.ca

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Operation Manatee #259 – Start With Style

Here we are, 2019 – We made it!

Granted, you can say that about every year now. It really seems like we’re in uncharted territory now. With all the fears around the Y2K bug and numerous doomsday prognosticators, this show should have been a wrap YEARS ago now.

Plus, humans are doing everything in their power to really speed that up with no signs of stopping.

So let’s enjoy every year we can and do what we always do to pass the time and have some fun. 11:00 pm tonight we have the first official Operation Manatee of 2019 heading your way. Tune in and join the fun of community powered radio!

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Operation Manatee #258 – Merry Metal Christmas

We had a special idea planned for next week, while everyone else was going to be carolling and ho-ho-ho’ing, we wanted to rip it up and play some great heavy songs. Unfortunately, we couldn’t get the recording schedule worked out just right… … So we’re going to DO IT TONIGHT! Tune in at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina to trash your seasonal music and just enjoy a loud, headbanging good time. Continue reading “Operation Manatee #258 – Merry Metal Christmas”

Operation Manatee #256 – Who Survived

Dec 4 will go down in infamy! Remember, remember the Fourth of December when power was gone and heat wouldn’t blow…

To be honest, there was a chunk of time during the day we didn’t even know if the show would be aired. But I’m sure a lot of folk could say that about whatever activities they were planning as well. But thanks to the fantastic efforts of some great repairmen and women, we all get to hang out and listen to us say silly things on the radio.. oh, and play music.

Tune in at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina and listen to show that almost wasn’t!

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