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Story of Nian

In Chinese traditional folk myth, Nian is a beast that attacks villages on the lunar New Year’s eve. Firecrackers were thrown, causing loud banging sounds that they hoped would intimidate and keep the nian away.

Jieying, one of the most popular Fairchild Radio hosts, has launched her own social media program named as “Miss. JY 捷颖” since 2020 with a focus on early childhood story telling, gourmet reviews, as well as event intro in Chinese languages. Fairchild Radio is a radio station in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It broadcasts on the frequency 96.1 FM. It airs mostly Mandarin programming and is owned by the Fairchild Group. Fairchild Radio’s programming is primarily Chinese with some Asian Influence, Cambodian, Cantonese, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Laotian, Macedonian, Mandarin, Polish, Russian, Swaraj, Spanish, Thai, Urdu and Vietnamese programming airing during the evening and on weekends.