Entertainment

Teen Vancouver Island singer gains fame from viral video

Lauren Spencer-Smith appears on Steve Harvey show after video hits 19 million views

Shoreline seeking a cast that is practically perfect in every way

Auditions being held for Campbell River production of Mary Poppins

  • May 13, 2019

MacDougall to kick off Highway 19 Concert Series

Whitehorse-based singer-songwriter to grace Campbell River stage

  • May 13, 2019
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Night B4 Canada Day celebrations
Carving competition
Syrian art
Backbones and Bloodlines looks at wild salmon survival in Campbell River

Peggy Lipton, ‘Mod Squad’ and ‘Twin Peaks’ star, dies at 72

Lipton died surrounded by her family, her daughters, Rashida and Kidada Jones

‘Pikachu’ tries to dethrone the ‘Avengers,’ but just misses

The live-action film earned an estimated $58 million from ticket sales

Makers of ‘A Dog’s Journey’ feel vindicated as sequel nears

“A Dog’s Purpose” was marred by accusations of animal abuse

Big brother, big winner: B.C. player wins reality TV show

Kelowna’s Dane Rupert won Big Brother Canada season 7 Thursday night

Cortes Island’s Seafest is a cornucopia of delicious delights

Annual celebration of the bounty of the sea returns May 18

  • May 10, 2019

VIDEO: Wine, Brews and Blues delivers the goods in Campbell River

Celebrated bluesman and actor Jim Byrnes performs at Painter’s Lodge

Campbell River gallery celebrates World Collage Day with collage-making party

Artist Rosie Schinners to facilitate exercises that promise to spark the imagination

  • May 9, 2019

Syrian art exhibit at Campbell River gallery reveals turmoil and resilience

Behind the Lines features the work of 20 contemporary Syrian artists

MTV launches ‘Save Our Moms’ campaign to combat mortality

Thursday’s launch of ‘Save Our Moms’ comes as Mother’s Day approaches

A special Mother’s Day show in Sayward

Internationally-renowned guitarist Don Alder comes to Heritage Hall this Sunday

  • May 9, 2019

Headstones, Tom Cochrane, Tragically Hip members to perform at the Kingston Pen

Kingston Penitentiary closed in 2013 after the federal government deemed it outdated and too expensive

Disney slates Fox films, ‘Avatar’ pushed another year

James Cameron’s long-delayed ‘Avatar 2’ will now open in theatres in December 2021

Campbell Riverites get Honourable mentions in Islands Short Fiction Contest

The awards are open to writers on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands

  • May 7, 2019

Award offered, then rescinded for ‘American Pie’ singer

Don McLean announced he was receiving a lifetime achievement award, but celebration was short-lived

“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek’s Emmy Award comes with ovation

Trebek, 78, announced in March he has advanced pancreatic cancer