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Halloween is a go on in Greater Sudbury meaning all the little trick-or-treaters will be able to go door-to-door this year. Hopefully the weather is better than last year. But Mayor Brian Bigger issued a statement yesterday saying residents proved during the recent Thanksgiving weekend they can adapt to the current pandemic situation and act […]


NEW YORK — Sandra Oh’s role in the new animated feature “Over the Moon” may not be her largest, but it has deep meaning. The story is set in China and Oh voices the stepmother of a girl named Fei Fei, grieving after the loss of her mother. So she builds a rocket to fly […]


Do you have your Halloween costumes planned? What about your kids’ costumes? If you’re still looking for inspiration, don’t worry you are not alone! Here’s a handful of costumes that SCREAM “2020”! Tiger King’s Carole Baskin and Joe Exotic: View this post on Instagram “That bi*ch Carole Baskin killed her husband.” A post shared by […]


NEW YORK — Natalie Portman is putting her body through the paces to get into fighting shape for her next Marvel movie. The Oscar winner, preparing to film “Thor: Love and Thunder” in Sydney, Australia, is training hard after a monthslong pandemic pause in her diet and exercise regimen. “It was a free-for-all. I did […]


LOS ANGELES — In a new docuseries, a child who uses a walker meets a dog with its own version of wheels. Inmates find solace in training canines for adoption, and pigs strut their stuff in a “body positivity” celebration. That and more is part of “That Animal Rescue Show,” an endearing project that reflects […]


A recent study suggests the novel coronavirus can live on human skin for up to nine hours, but experts say those findings aren’t as alarming as they sound. The study by Japanese researchers, published earlier this month in the science journal Clinical Infectious Diseases, looked at how long viruses can survive on human skin based […]


TORONTO — Gord Downie’s brother Patrick says he wonders what his older sibling might’ve said about these uncertain times. Whether it’s the devastating effects of climate change, isolation in the pandemic or the stalled progress of reconciliation, the absence of the late Canadian troubadour’s voice is palpable for many fans. And Patrick says he feels […]


Congratulations to Paula Swant! She is the lucky grand prize winner of a brand new high efficiency furnace courtesy of Northern Air 669-HEAt and Kiss 105.3! We got ahold of Paula this morning to give her the good news!  


TORONTO — Alberta-raised Cree actor Alyssa Wapanatahk is set to play Indigenous princess Tiger Lily in Disney’s upcoming live-action film “Peter Pan and Wendy.” Wapanatahk told The Canadian Press that she recently closed the deal with Disney to play the role, but her agent says she’s not doing interviews at this time. Wapanatahk’s website says […]


Taylor Swift is auctioning off a guitar that she played during her performance of Betty at the Academy of Country Music Awards. The funds raised from the auction will go towards COVID-19 relief. The black Gibbson guitar has been personally singed and dated by the pop start herself.  It’s estimated that the guitar could go […]


LOS ANGELES — Jeff Bridges says he is being treated for lymphoma and his prognosis is good. The 70-year-old actor channeled his The Dude character from “The Big Lebowski” in a statement on social media about the diagnosis Monday evening. He said he understands the disease is serious. He expressed gratitude to his family, friends […]


NEW YORK — What has more letters than the alphabet? That’s easy: The post office. That joke — sponsored by the letter A — is a highlight of the first original podcast from “Sesame Street,” featuring music, interactive games and Muppets galore. “The Sesame Street Podcast with Foley & Friends” is an offering on Audible […]


STRATFORD, Ont. — To binge or not to binge will be the question for Shakespeare fans as the renowned Stratford Festival in southwestern Ontario launches its own streaming service. The repertory theatre company has announced a new digital subscription series that includes not just the usual theatrical fare from the Bard but also music, cooking, […]


LOS ANGELES — Glenn Close will receive an honorary AARP award for her work with a charity that brings awareness to mental illness. AARP announced Tuesday that Close will be the first to receive an honorary Purpose Prize Award during a virtual ceremony on Dec. 3. The Oscar-winning actress will be recognized for her work […]


In light of “recent events in the downtown,” Mayor Brian Bigger said he has called a meeting tomorrow with other local community leaders to discuss a way forward. This includes Greater Sudbury Police Chief Paul Pedersen, medical officer of health Dr. Penny Sutcliffe, the Downtown Sudbury BIA, Canadian Mental Health Association Sudbury/Manitoulin, and Greater Sudbury […]


NEW YORK — What has more letters than the alphabet? That’s easy: The post office. That joke — sponsored by the letter A — is a highlight of the first original podcast from “Sesame Street,” featuring music, interactive games and Muppets galore. “The Sesame Street Podcast with Foley & Friends” is an offering on Audible […]


Ontario’s chief medical officer of health says trick-or-treating for Halloween is not recommended for children in the province’s COVID-19 hot spots. Dr. David Williams says he recommends against sending kids out for traditional Halloween activities in Ottawa, Toronto, Peel Region, and York Region. He says residents should consider virtual alternatives given the high rates of […]


TORONTO — The latest episode of “Saturday Night Live” had a Canadian-themed sketch, complete with references to Drake, “Degrassi” and the CBC. Guest host Issa Rae played a Toronto correspondent at a French-Canadian news channel in the piece titled “Bonjour — hi.” She stood in front of a green screen image of Toronto’s waterfront for […]


LOS ANGELES — Liam Neeson’s thriller “Honest Thief” stole the top spot at the box office in yet another quiet weekend of moviegoing. The Open Roads Films movie brought in $3.7 million in North America the weekend of its U.S. debut. The film, starring Neeson as a notorious bank robber who turns himself in but […]


Justin Bieber returns to Studio 8H to deliver a flawless yet emotion performance of both ‘Holy’ and ‘Lonely.’   View this post on Instagram @justinbieber : @maryellenmatthewsnyc A post shared by Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) on Oct 17, 2020 at 8:50pm PDT   Belting out the lyrics to ‘Holy,’ and surrounded by what looks to […]


Days ago, Ariana Grande sent Arianators into a frenzy when she tweeted, “I can’t wait to give you my album this month.”   View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ariana Grande (@arianagrande) on Oct 14, 2020 at 9:16am PDT   Last night, Ariana posted an Instagram video where she types out the […]


TORONTO — Tatiana Maslany says she won’t be smashing her way through Marvel’s “She-Hulk” series. The Regina, Sask.-born actress insists there’s no substance to swirling rumours that she’s starring as Jennifer Walters in the upcoming Disney Plus project. A number of industry trades reported last month that she snagged the high-profile part. But the star […]


The 25-year-old man who was attacked and stabbed outside Cash Money on Elm Street on Oct. 14 has died, said Greater Sudbury Police Service. Police allege the man responsible for his death is Douglas Jeffries, 32. A search warrant has been issued for his arrest, and police are asking anyone with information on his whereabouts to […]


Statistics Canada says Canadians have been spending more time and money online since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency found in a survey conducted last month that 44 per cent of Canadians had spent more money online on technology including computers, laptops and tablets, and 42 per cent spent more on video streaming […]


Carlos Guedes, a previously self-employed and currently retired senior, made a legacy donation of $400,000 to Maison McCulloch Hospice last month. Guedes immigrated to Canada from Portugal during the mid-1950’s with only eight dollars in his pocket. He then migrated to Sudbury where he worked as a mechanic for Gardner Motors, then as an Apprentice […]


Vale says the iconic stack is ready to go…but it won’t be taken down anytime soon. Vale announced they completed the last steps, the tie-in to the flue systems to the two new 450 foot stacks, officially taking the 1,250 foot stack out of commission. The two smaller and more efficient stacks will require far […]


Greater Sudbury Police say a suspect is still at large after a crazy stolen vehicle situation along Lasalle Boulevard this morning. We got calls from listeners telling us about two separate cars in snowbanks, one near the taxation centre and one near Smith’s Market. We put in a call to police and this is what […]


The Sudbury Wolves revealed their ever popular Superhero themed jerseys they will wear for their upcoming 5th annual Superhero Jersey game. The Wolves will wear Thor themed jerseys that will be auctioned off throughout the game as well a limited number of them available for auction online at auction.chl.ca. Proceeds will go towards the Children’s Wish […]


World and Olympic champion Meagan Duhamel gave birth to a daughter this week, a little ahead of schedule. Duhamel and her husband, Bruno Marcotte, welcomed Zoey to the world, according to a tweet by Duhamel Friday. Zoey was born a bit earlier than expected, but mother and daughter are doing well, the tweet said. Duhamel and figure skating partner […]


Residents in Greater Sudbury are receiving garbage bag tags in a mass mailout that started last week, and many are confused about the purpose of the tags. City spokesperson Kelli Sheppard said the mailout is part of preparations for the Oct. 1 switch that will limit residents to throwing out one bag of garbage a […]


Hi! My name is Shannon King and I am the Morning Show Host on KiSS 105.3 in Sudbury, Ontario. I am planning to shave my hair off. Why?! I am raising money for the son of my co-worker. Lise Diotte is an angel and is going through every parent’s worst nightmare. Her son Mario was diagnosed […]


Greater Sudbury Police are requesting the public check their property to look for a local 25-year old man who may have taken shelter in a garage or shed. He has not been seen or heard from since December 3rd and the family of Brandon Bodson-Gratton has concern for his well-being because of his medical condition. […]


Sudbury Probation and Parole is hoping the public can assist them in locating a man who is wanted on several charges and breaching his parole. 23-year old Austin Asha-Wasagai is known to spend time on Manitoulin Island and Greater Sudbury. He’s got brown hair and eyes and is about 5-10 and weighs 160-pounds. Information that […]


Kotex tampons are being recalled in Canada and the United States. This, after reports that pieces of the products remained inside consumers’ bodies after removal. There have been reports of infections, irritation, pain, bleeding and injury. The recall is for Kotex Sleek Tampons and Regular Absorbency tampons sold between Oct. 17, 2016 and Oct. 16, 2018. If […]


The man facing a first degree murder charge in connection with the Renee Sweeney case is a lab technician at the North Bay Regional Health Centre. 39-year old Robert Steven Wright was arrested yesterday morning at the hospital and was to appear in bail court in Sudbury today more than two decades after the Laurentian […]


We had the pleasure of speaking with Sudbury’s own Bruce Bell of Bruce Bell Tours in Toronto who left the Nickel City to pursue a life of acting and comedy. He now has been taking people on history tours of the Big Smoke for the past 20 years and recently one of the worlds top […]


The first snow day of the season as school buses have been cancelled for Greater Sudbury, Massey and Espanola districts. The Sudbury Student Services Consortium made the call due to snowy and icy road conditions. This includes all areas such as St-Charles, Noelville, Monetville, Markstay, Hagar, Warren, Wahnapitae, Coniston, Killarney, Whitefish, Whitefish River First Nations, […]


DONATE HERE https://ca.gofundme.com/marathon-for-mario Imagine being told that your son or daughter has cancer and the treatment will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars – what would you do? One of our co-workers sons received some horrific news back in September and now he needs our help. You already know that Sudbury ALWAYS helps out when there’s […]


Greater Sudbury police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 15-year old Hunter Rickard. He was last seen in Val Caron on Halloween and was wearing black pants, a grey coat and running shoes. He’s about 6-1, 240 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about him is asked to contact […]


A who’s who of Canadian figure skaters including Lively’s own Meagan Duhamel will be on the Sudbury Arena ice THIS Friday as part of the Thank You Canada Tour. KiSS Mornings Shannon & Gary spoke with Meagan this morning to talk about the tour which started in B-C and is working it’s way across the […]


This year marks the 60th Anniversary of the Sudbury Santa Claus Parade and while the youngsters are getting revved up for the big day, the elves and reindeer are also in full preparation mode. First off … here is the parade route all the floats will follow this year. The festivities start with a full […]


  A 15-year old girl has been missing since Sunday afternoon from her Little Current home and the Manitoulin-Espanola detachment of the OPP is requesting the public’s help in trying to find her. Dailynn MISHIBINI-JIMA-Clark was last seen by family members around 2:30 on October 7th. She’s about 5-7 with a medium build and short […]


There’s been a tragic end to the story of a local family with a newborn who needed a transplant.  We told you about Dean and Sherri Waddel’s youngest son Killian who was born September 4th with a heart condition that requires him to get a new heart. His mom Sherri wrote on the Killian”s Courage Facebook […]


  The 2018-19 edition of the Sudbury Wolves will open up their home schedule Friday night when the Oshawa Generals come to town for a 7:00 game. Wolves Vice=President of Marketing and Business Development Andrew Dale and new Assistant coach Bud Stefanski stopped by the KiSS 105.3 studios to speak with Shannon and Gary about […]


After starting out as 3-day event in 1989 …the little festival that could is marking it’s 30th anniversary.  Film lovers from Sudbury, across the North and beyond have come to enjoy the more laid back feel of the 8-day event that brings millions of dollars to the city.  Money is generated through accommodation bookings, restaurant […]


It’s been almost 50-years since a rare Tornado blasted through the communities of Lively, Copper Cliff, parts of Sudbury and beyond. On August 20th, 1970, the massive storm lifted some houses off their foundations, collapsed garages and caused more than $ 17-million dollars damage across the area. Six people were killed and more than 200-others […]


The Greater Sudbury Police Service has an outstanding warrant for the arrest of Tiffany-Ann Solomon. It is alleged the 29-year old breach court-ordered conditions last month and she is known to be in the city. She’s wanted for two counts of breach of recognizance and failing to attend. If you have any info that leads […]


The popularity of the NHL versus Docs game will be moving to the Sudbury arena on Sunday August 12th beginning with a BBQ at 11:30am in front of the rink. Proceeds from the game go to the NEO Kids foundation whose Mission is to raise funds to support the health of our children in the North. Children […]



Greater Sudbury Police are investigating a fatal boating incident on Lake Wanapitei. Patrol Operations, along with Fire and Paramedic Services responded to a marine vessel collision early Sunday morning. Paramedics provided life saving measures to the male involved in the collision, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the deceased has not […]