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Win Tickets To Engelbert Humperdinck

  Engelbert Humperdinck takes the stage for his 50th anniversary tour, Wednesday May 4th, 8pm at the National Arts Centre’s Southam Hall, co-presented by Jewel 98.5!  For tickets and more information Click Here     Codi & Nida have your chance to

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[Audio Interview] Codi Jeffreys In Conversation With A Comic Strippers

  The Comic Strippers Improv Comedy Show returns to Centrepointe Theatre this Saturday at 7:30pm.  Click Here For More Information   Codi had a chance to speak to one of the “strippers”     Click below to listen back to

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Take Our On Line Survey & Win

  We appreciate your feedback on what you enjoy about Jewel 98.5.  Several times a year, we poll you, our listeners, on various aspects of Jewel 98.5.  From prizes, our shows, our music!  Your input will help us make listening

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Don Rickles Has Died

Abrasive comic Don Rickles, the honorary Rat Pack member and celebrity roast guest whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 90.  Rickles died Thursday morning at his home in Los Angeles from kidney failure.  He would

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[Audio] Codi Jeffreys Chats With Murray McLauchlan

  Jewel 98.5 is pleased to present Murray McLauchlan Friday night at Centrepointe Theatre.  It’ll be an evening of new material from Murray, plus all of his classic hits you know and love.  Codi Jeffreys had a chance to speak

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[Audio] Codi & Nida Play The Secret Sound

Ottawa-Gatineau is trying sooo hard to solve The Jewel 98.5 Secret Sound, and like this morning, having fun with it, all to win a European River Cruise from Algonquin Travel & Cruise in The Gloucester Centre.  Don’t forget to visit

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[Audio] Renew The Woo Grand Prize Winner

This morning Codi & Nida did the Grand Prize Draw for Jewel 98.5’s Renew The Woo, and awarded, an overnight stay at the enchanting Hilton Lac Leamy, with buffet breakfast at Arome Restaurant and gourmet dinner at the five diamond,

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The Jewel 98.5 Secret Sound

Listen All Day for EVEN MORE Bonus Plays, which could happen any time!  Be sure to listen very carefully to the sound before you call in!    What’s in a sound? Your chance to WIN with The Jewel 98.5 Secret

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[Video] Parents Are Concerned About What Hatchimals Are Saying

It was the must have toy that many gift givers are not happy with. First of all there were many reports that the toy didn’t hatch. And now some parents/grandparents are concerned with the inappropriate noises.   Check out the

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Canadian Admit To Texting At Red Lights

33% of Canadians who participated in a recent poll conducted by CAA admit they have texted while stopped at a red light in the last month. These figures are just from those who have fessed up let alone those who

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They Drop What To Ring In 2017?

Thousands will attend, and millions more will watch the famous Ball Drop in Time Square on television New Years Eve.  Digital City and Wikipedia claim many cities will drop something other than a ball on New Year’s Eve.    

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Debbie Reynolds Has Died

Legendary actress Debbie Reynolds has died, just a day after her famous daughter Carrie Fisher passed away.   Debbie starred in such classics as Singin’ in the Rain and The Unsinkable Molly Brown.   It was reported on Wednesday that she had been

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Out For A Walk Near The River With Your Dog – Make Sure They Are On A Leash

It could save your pet’s life as Ottawa firefighters rescued a dog that fell through the ice on the Rideau River in Nepean.   A 911 call came in late Tuesday afternoon that the dog fell through just off Winding Way

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Cheetos Jewelry Anyone?

Those in the market for some expensive jewelry might want to check out the Cheetos’ website and take a look at their holiday collection. Cheetos is now selling 18 karat gold earrings and a matching ring that retail at no less

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[Audio] Will You Be Shopping On Line Today?

Millions took advantage of Black Friday savings last week. But those that are looking for great deals on technology, from computers, to flat screen TVs and everything else in between, opted out of Black Friday, and saved a bit more

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