january

Wet Nose Wednesday 1.24.18

Welcome to the 98.5 KTK Wet Nose Wednesday web page, where we show you adoptable pets from local shelters that will make a great addition to your family!
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How Common Is Your Birthday?

With 7.442 billion people in the world and only 365 days in a year (sometimes 366), we defiantly share our birthdays with other people. But not all days are equal in births. September remains the busiest month for births in America and has been for over 20 years. And updated heatmap, or diagram...
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CasesOf Dog Flu On The Rise

People aren't the only ones dealing with the flu. A highly contagious dog flu has now spread to 46 states and could lead to infection and, in some cases, even death. Unlike influenza that impacts humans, canine influenza can spread at any time during the year and passes by direct contact with other...
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Big Bargains In January!

Still searching for a deal after the holidays? Consumer Reports says January is a great month for getting great bargains and deep discounts on certain items. If your New Year’s resolution is to create a home gym you’re in luck. Treadmills, ellipticals and bathroom scales are great bargains as...
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Wet Nose Wednesday-1.10.18

Welcome to the 98.5 KTK Wet Nose Wednesday web page, where we show you adoptable pets from local shelters that will make a great addition to your family!
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The First Two Weeks Of The New Year Is The Cheapest Time To Buy Airline Tickets

It's January and for the most part, we're broke! But as the holiday hangover brings you down into the dumps, it's easy to think about your next brick of time off. While you may not know where you want to go, January is most likely the cheapest month to buy airline tickets for the first half of 2018...
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January Is A Busty Month For Hiring

If you've been toying around with the idea of looking for a new job, this is it! Historically the month of January is the best month to get hired. According to estimates, companies publicly announced the hiring of 135,501 people in January 2017. By contrast, just 25,765 new positions were announced...
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Give A Pet Adoption Gift Card On Christmas Day Instead Of A Pet

We love pets! Roughly 70% of Americans own at least one dog or cat and at this gift-giving time of the year, you may see a perfect opportunity to put a big red bow on the collar of a shelter dog or cat (good luck with the bow on a cat). As good of intentions are you may have, shelters say adoptions...
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Big Night Of Celestial Events Tonight

A trifecta of celestial events will happen Friday night and into Saturday morning. A full moon, lunar eclipse and comet will all be visible. First, the full moon of February, which is known as "Snow Moon" in a month known for big snow. Although not a total lunar eclipse, when the moon turns red,...
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Sierra Nevada Beer Recall

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has announced a voluntary recall of 12-ounce bottles of certain beers bottled in their Mills River, North Carolina plant between December 5 2016 and January 13, 2017. Inspections at the plant found a flaw in the bottles that could cause a piece of the glass bottle to...
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