107.5 Bolt FM

Biodiesel jet car packs a punch


Exerting 7,500 horsepower, and 7,000 pounds of thrust while burning 24 gallons of canola bio-diesel fuel per run, Kevin Therres fired up his jet car on Sunday afternoon as part of the 10th Annual Bruno Show and Shine.

It was my first time seeing the vehicle in action, so naturally, not fully aware of how loud that puppy roars, I got as close as I could to capture video. My ears, my ears.

The silly thing, and perhaps a glimpse into my life was that I was remotely on location for the event, and had the equipment necessary to talk on air with me. Among that equipment is headphones, to which remained around my neck, rather than over my ears.

Check out the pictures and video below.

Eye Spy Monday: July 27th

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Today is Monday and another time play Eye Spy Monday! Try to guess the landmark I'm thinking of in the listening area for a chance to win 20% off your next purchase at Dr Alaina Elias Optometrist in Humboldt! Clues will be given out at 6:40, 7:20 and 8:10


6:40 clue #1  - I spy with my eye somthing White

7:20 Clue #2 -  I spy with my eye somthing Marble 

8:10 Clue #3 -  I sply with my eye somthing that is sitting up high!



Watrous hosts annual Show and Shine


Word of mouth, and almost 25 years of the Watrous Fun Run Show and Shine has led to growing audiences and entrants over the years.

Quite frankly, as long as a vehicle has four wheels and gets me from Point A to B is about all the extended interest I have in vehicles myself, but I was amazed to see how many vehicles were in the show and shine this year. It's fantastic to see so many people supporting local events and helping them continue to grow year in and year out.

Check out the video below for a run down the line of vehicles... it took my best five minutes of speed walking to get from the start to the end.

Bruno's up next with their 10th Annual Show and Shine on Sunday.

Pet Of the Week: July 24th

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Congrats to this weeks pet of the week! Andrew Harris and his cat Ginger! We have one more spot to qualify for free pet food from the Animal Health Clinic! Next Friday we announce our 5th and entry and also draw for the free pet food at the end of the month on July 31st!  

Join Our Team!

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107-5 Bolt FM and Discoverhumboldt.com are seeking someone to join our team as a fun and energetic station ambassador full time. You will be representing Humboldt's FIRST radio station and on-line community portal discoverhumboldt.com at the hottest events in and around the Sure Crop District! Reporting to the Program Director, the successful candidate will love the sense of community; being the center of attention; will tweet, post and share more photos, videos and updates than TMZ: making sure 107-5 Bolt FM and discoverhumboldt.com are everywhere and truly make us a community focused local radio station. This is a great opportunity to lay a solid foundation in a possible career such as communications, marketing, or even start that career in broadcasting. This is YOUR chance to be a your own community's STAR! No experience? GREAT we have on the job training as you get paid!

Engage listeners, clients and the general public at various non-profit and station sponsored events such as Humboldt Broncos Hockey games
Operation of on locations and fill in area's when required.  
Execute station events and on-site promotions, including help set-up of signage, equipment and driving branded vehicles
Establish strong relationships with other team members and key partners
Maintain promotional signage and handouts, equipment, station vehicles and storage area
Attend major station promotions, designated client promotions, and non-profit events
Provide regular event feedback, including post-event wrap reports

Strong knowledge of Humboldt and area is an asset but not required
High energy, outgoing, and eager to initiate conversation with the public
Independent problem solving and decision-making skills
Must be able to work weekends, evenings and holidays - occasionally on short notice
Experience with social media (Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Instagram) and video editing software an asset
Must hold a valid class 5 driver's license with a good driving record

If this sounds like it could be you come in to Bolt FM at 640 10th Humboldt and make a demo for us; please send your resume and demo (if you already have one) to acohen@goldenwestradio.com

***Note: If you are applying through E-mail please include on the subject line "I want to be a Bolt FM DJ" 

Only Applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted 

Application Deadline August 7th 2015