Mascots line up to greet their fans at the first ever Sudbury mascot beauty contest. Photo by: Matt Durnan.

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Tanner Levesque makes his way down the home stretch of his 25 km ride on Aug. 29. Photo by: Matt Durnan
Five years strong: Val Thérèse teen bikes for cancer researc...
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The clouds may hang around on Saturday but they're expected to make way for a beautiful day on Sunday. File photo.
Showers on Saturday, sunny on Sunday
8 hours ago
L to R) The Sun Life Financial team members Ryan McMillan, Patty Udeschini, Rick Giommi, Josh Bigras and Craig Ash. Supplied photo.
NEO Kids gets a prehistoric makeover
Aug 28, 2015
The Defeat Depression walk in Sudbury raised $17,355.52 back in May. The money raised is going to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) – Sudbury/Manitoulin branch, to support its programs and services, promotion campaigns and other future fundraising events. Supplied photo.
Defeat Depression Walk raises more than $17,000
Aug 28, 2015
Back to school is both a depressing and exciting time for students. Why not get them in the mood with a back-to-school movie festival?
Video: Check out our list of the best back-to-school flicks
Aug 28, 2015
No, this isn't another bear sighting in Sudbury, but a promotional poster for the indie-film Terre des ours, which will be part of Cinéfest Sudbury's Indie-Can programme this year. Photo: cinemaleclap.ca
Indie-Can programme announced for Cinéfest Sudbury
Aug 28, 2015
Greyhound is cutting the number of bus trips between Sudbury and major centres beginning Sept. 20, Northern Life has learned, with the number of trips between Sudbury, Winnipeg and Ottawa being cut in half. File photo.
Greyhound to make major cuts to service in Sudbury
Aug 28, 2015
There will be a supermoon Aug. 29. Supplied photo.
Check out the supermoon Saturday night
Aug 28, 2015
The Ontario Provincial Police in Kapuskasing found the wreckage of a small plane Aug. 27 that had been missing since 1992. File photo
Wreckage seems to solve 23-year-old mystery near Kap
Aug 28, 2015
Some of the top soccer teams in Ontario will travel to Sudbury this weekend to take part in the Ontario Cup semi finals. File photo.
Ontario Cup soccer action hits Sudbury this weekend
Aug 28, 2015
Construction work at the north side of intersection of Elgin Street and Elm Street will continue until mid-September. Elgin Street, north of Elm Street to Beech Street will be closed during the day from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. File photo.
Traffic update: Construction and closures downtown
Aug 28, 2015
Al Arbour’s 1957 hockey card with the Detroit Red Wings. The legendary New York Islanders coach and Sudbury native passed away today in Florida. He was 82. (1957 Topps Al Arbour" by TGC - Topps Gum Cards - eBay front back. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:1957_Topps_Al_Arbour.JPG#/media/File:1957_Topps_Al_Arbour.JPG)
NHL legend, Sudbury native Al Arbour dies
Aug 28, 2015
Greater Sudbury Police euthanized a bear Aug. 28 that was likely hit by a car. File photo.
Updated: Euthanized bear was probably hit by car: police
Aug 28, 2015
Check out the work of Gary Moratz at Artists on Elgin next month. Supplied photo.
Gallery displays artist Gary Moratz's work next month
Aug 28, 2015

Local

With Super El Nino and the Pacific Blob duking it out, an Environment Canada climatologist said winter could average five degrees warmer than usual this year, raising the risk of ice storm like the one that hit Quebec and Eastern Ontario in 1998. File photo.
The clouds may hang around on Saturday but they're expected to make way for a beautiful day on Sunday. File photo.
Showers on Saturday, sunny on Sunday
8 hours ago
L to R) The Sun Life Financial team members Ryan McMillan, Patty Udeschini, Rick Giommi, Josh Bigras and Craig Ash. Supplied photo.
NEO Kids gets a prehistoric makeover
Aug 28, 2015

Police

Greater Sudbury Police say there were two incidents of people being attacked by bear spray Thursday about an hour apart. File photo.
Greater Sudbury Police euthanized a bear Aug. 28 that was likely hit by a car. File photo.
Updated: Euthanized bear was probably hit by car: police
Aug 28, 2015
Greater Sudbury Police say there were two incidents of people being attacked by bear spray Thursday about an hour apart. File photo.
Two bear spray incidents unrelated, Sudbury police say
Aug 27, 2015

Lifestyle

The Rolling Stones tribute band Hot Rocks will perform at Downtown Sudbury Ribfest Sept. 5. Supplied photo.
Back to school is both a depressing and exciting time for students. Why not get them in the mood with a back-to-school movie festival?
Video: Check out our list of the best back-to-school flicks
Aug 28, 2015
No, this isn't another bear sighting in Sudbury, but a promotional poster for the indie-film Terre des ours, which will be part of Cinéfest Sudbury's Indie-Can programme this year. Photo: cinemaleclap.ca
Indie-Can programme announced for Cinéfest Sudbury
Aug 28, 2015

Sports

Final cuts are still more than a week away, but hopes are running high around the Nickel Capital Wolves' camp. File photo.
Sudbury native Adam DiBrina plays for the Curry College Colonels in Milton, Massachusetts. Photo from Facebook.
After injury-plagued season, DiBrina hopes for better
Aug 28, 2015
Idylwylde Golf & Country Club hosted their club championships last weekend. Among the winners was Matt Bartolotto, who cruised to a 14 stroke victory. File photo.
Club champs crowned at Idylwylde tourney
Aug 27, 2015