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Photographer Jeff Friesen creates LEGO versions of B.C., Canadian provinces

Friesen used LEGO to create scenes and art prints of all Canadian provinces for his 'Great White North' series.

Finalists for B.C. Non-Fiction Prize

Rape, referendum, climate change among topics of B.C. Non-Fiction finalists

  • Dec 10th, 2014

Reel Paddling Film Festival in Lake Country April 24

Reel Paddling showcases the world's best paddling films, at Creekside Theatre.

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Bring your own cup to 7-11 today
Summerland's Blossom Queen crowned
Wolf versus bear near Kamloops
Cocktails and Yoga at Okanagan Spirits

In Theatres: Wahlberg stars in Transformers: Age of Extinction; They Came Together; The Breakup Guru

Marky Mark and Optimus Prime resurrect the 'Transformers' franchise out of Shia LaBeouf's wake.

Home Show: History behind geothermal heating concept

Geothermal uses hot-air ducts, similar to a natural gas system but the ductwork is 20 per cent larger.

Soccer interactions dwarf other events on Facebook

In a week, Facebook says 141 million people have connected about the World Cup

  • Jun 20th, 2014

VIDEO: Noureen DeWulf, Ryan Miller in W Network’s Hockey Wives

The show – which showcases the mostly glamorous life of 10 NHL players' wives and girlfriends, premieres March 18 on W.

Tenor spreads Christmas cheer around the Okanagan

Vernon tenor, vocal teacher and choral director Paul Moore gets ready to stage a number of Christmas concerts throughout the Okanagan.

Fashion watchers hope duchess brings ‘Kate effect’ to Canadian labels

Duchess of Cambridge wearing Canada could bring a royal boost

Canada’s image makeover in Washington

Canada in Washington: An image makeover for the friendly neighbour

  • Dec 17th, 2014

Seahawks’ Richard Sherman wins EA Sports’ Madden NFL cover vote

Sherman will grace the next front of the long-running video game, beating Cam Newton in the final of a nationally televised vote...

Talking defibrillator program expands

Funding doubled to put life-saving machines in arenas, recreation centres and libraries around B.C.

In Theatres: Fifty Shades of Grey; Kingsman: The Secret Service; The Last 5 Years (VIDEO)

Get ready for the hype – and the critical fallout – to peak with the release of 'Fifty Shades', starring Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson

In Theatres: Jennifer Lawrence returns with ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I’

Lawrence reprises her role as Katniss Everdeen in the third film of Suzanne Collins' series. Here's what the Internet has to say...

VIDEO: ‘The Crown’ actor says Netflix show got her interested in royals

Netflix series "The Crown" debuts Nov. 4, featuring actress Vanessa Kirby.

In Theatres: Reese Witherspoon’s ‘Wild’; Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper in ‘Serena’

Witherspoon stars in the film adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's best-selling memoir, of her arduous 1,100 hike along the Pacific Crest Trail.

In Theatres: Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2; Unfriended; Monkey Kingdom

Kevin James returns to theatres with his clip-on tie, moustache, and segway intact, in the sequel to 2009's Paul Blart: Mall Cop

Harvesting a Christmas tree on Crown land

Free use permits are available for most areas of the province, good for one tree in designated areas of provincial forest

Physio: Swimmer’s shoulder develops from overuse

It is important to get a correct diagnosis and to assess where the problem lies.

Black Press blogger Lori Welbourne goes ‘Topless in Kelowna’

Welbourne, who runs her 'On a Brighter Note' blog and 'OnTheRocksTalk.com', went topless for her interview with Kelowna mayor Walter Gray.