Entertainment

Registration for Wells International Gourmet Ski opens Jan. 2

Event is the primary fundraiser for the Wells and Area Trails Society

  • Dec 30, 2018

‘Laverne & Shirley’ star, ‘Big’ director Penny Marshall dies

Marshall died of complications from diabetes on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, at her Hollywood Hills home. She was 75.

Review: A Christmas Carol dramatic reading in Quesnel

Marian Gillard reviews the QDAC/QLA production

  • Dec 18, 2018
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Fourth annual Nazko Arts and Music Festival
Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Douglas, King react to Oscars changes
Westminster Kennel Club dog show underway in NY

‘Spider-Verse’ swings to the top; ‘Mortal Engines’ tanks

“Spider-Verse” has been very well-received among critics, and audiences in exit surveys gave it a rare A+ CinemaScore.

Student life highlighted in Grade 11-12 CSS production

Stage set for Correlieu performances Dec. 17-18, with proceeds to food bank

Janet Jackson, Def Leppard, Nicks join Rock Hall of Fame

Radiohead, the Cure, Roxy Music and the Zombies will also be ushered in at the 34th induction ceremony

Go see A Charlie Brown Christmas Dec. 16-17

The free production will be at Northstar Church this Sunday and Monday

  • Dec 14, 2018

‘Jurassic Park,’ ‘Shining’ added to National Film Registry

“These cinematic treasures must be protected because they document our history, culture, hopes and dreams.”

‘Wells Works’ exhibition opens at Island Mountain Arts Public Gallery

Annual exhibition celebrates the artistic talents of the Wells, Cottonwood and Bowron Lake community

  • Dec 8, 2018

Kendrick Lamar leads Grammy noms, where women make a comeback

A list of nominees in the top categories at the 2019 Grammys, including Kendrick Lamar, who is the leader with eight nominations, were announced Friday.

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after outcry over old tweets

Hart stepped aside just about an hour after refusing to apologize for tweets made between 2009-2011

Early bird tickets for ArtsWells go on sale at 9 a.m.

Cariboo’s Festival of All Things Art set for B.C. Day long weekend in 2019

Wells, B.C. features in CBC series Still Standing

Cariboo arts community and mining town the subject of Still Standing’s Season 4 finale episode

Snowbirds, Canadian Forces Demo team confirmed for 2019 SkyFest in Quesnel

August 2019 event will be full of surprises and iconic performances

Dick Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ tops Golden Globes nominations

“Vice” topped all contenders Thursday, in nominations announced at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, including best picture, comedy and best actor nominations for Christian Bale.

Barkerville’s Old Fashioned Victorian Christmas takes place Dec. 8-10

‘It is like stepping into Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, but with a slightly western feel’

  • Dec 5, 2018

Actor-comedian Kevin Hart will host 2019 Oscars

Hart will host the 2019 Academy Awards, fulfilling a lifelong dream for the actor-comedian.

B.C. Fortnite gamer donates $164,000 in winnings to SPCA

Kelowna online gamer Kristin Valnicek placed third at the Fortnite Pro Am Charity Tournament in L.A.

From rusted to restored, new docu-series puts Shuswap on display

Classic car restoration show Rust Valley Restorers, based in Tappen, B.C., premieres Dec. 6

Margaret Atwood to write sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Publisher McClelland and Stewart says it will publish ‘The Testaments’ on Sept. 10, 2019