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Movie Review: ‘Her’ starring Joaquin Phoenix, the voice of Scarlett Johansson

In Spike Jonze's critically acclaimed Oscar-nominated film, Phoenix plays a lonely man who falls in love with his sultry smartphone...

Amateur photographers can enter the Your Best Shot contest

Contest open to participants across the province. Final day to enter amateur photo contest .

  • Jun 30th, 2014

Ashley Madison’s parent company pays US$1.6M in settlements with U.S. government

The investigation was launched last year when a massive security breach exposed the personal dealings and financial information of millions.

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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

Motoring: Mazda6 marries style with function

It is the first fully Mazda developed model since it ceased being a partner of Ford.

‘Bear jams’ on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

Conservation officers have 300 bear conflict calls so far this month, with roadside bear viewing, feeding among problems

A work by glass artist Bruce Taiji will be presented to Arts Award recipients

Lake Country glass artist Bruce Taiji's design has been chosen as the Okanagan Arts Awards winners award.

How to get your kids to the breakfast table

Plate your kid's breakfast foods in animal, face or star designs to add a dose of fun.

Local apples given public juicing

Bring a minimum of 150 pounds of your own apples and see them turned into juice right before your eyes.

  • Sep 28th, 2014

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Letterman ‘wrapping things up,’ to retire in 2015

David Letterman 'wrapping things up' as CBS 'Late Show' host, announces retirement next year

  • Apr 3rd, 2014

Facebook blames glitch for global outage

Hourlong global outage at Facebook, Instagram blamed on internal glitch

  • Jan 27th, 2015

Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

In Theatres: Steve Carell’s Foxcatcher; Corner Gas: The Movie; Benedict Cumberbatch in The Imitation Game

Both Carell and Cumberbatch have received praise and Oscar buzz in their respective roles. Also opening: Horrible Bosses 2

Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

B.C. increases electric vehicle incentive fund

Buyers of new plug-in electric vehicles get $5,000 rebate, another $6,000 if they scrap an eligible old car

Kelowna’s Taylor Kitsch stars in Canadian film ‘The Grand Seduction’ (VIDEO)

Kitsch stars alongside Brendan Gleeson and Gordon Pinsent in the Atlantic Canadian-set comedy, to be released on May 30, 2014.

In Theatres: X-Men: Days of Future Past; Blended; The Immigrant

Hugh Jackman reunites with Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, and Jennifer Lawrence for the seventh 'X-Men' film...

‘Spider-Man 2’ ropes in $92 million opening

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' ropes in $92 million opening; sequel helps kick off summer season

  • May 4th, 2014

Doctors at Pemberton clinic call on employers to start paying for sick notes

Woman posts photo of letter on Facebook she received when asking for medical note

Directory compares B.C. seniors’ homes

Health and recreation services compiled for 292 publicly funded facilities, as well as 'serious adverse events'

  • Mar 30th, 2016