Entertainment

Mel Dunster and Andy Hillhouse present this year's poster for the Harrison Festival of the Arts. This is the first year for the new general manager and artistic director.

Festival builds on success of the past

Stenson's work 'something we can be really proud of'

  • Apr 15, 2014
Mel Dunster and Andy Hillhouse present this year's poster for the Harrison Festival of the Arts. This is the first year for the new general manager and artistic director.
Elisabeth Scotson (left) and Rose Marie Gordon are the featured artists in the 53rd Annual Agassiz Monday Painters Art Show this Saturday

Painting takes patience and focus

Scotson and Gordon featured artists in annual show

Elisabeth Scotson (left) and Rose Marie Gordon are the featured artists in the 53rd Annual Agassiz Monday Painters Art Show this Saturday
Blues musician Ken Whiteley (right) invited Andy Hillhouse (centre) on stage at the Harrison Memorial Hall Saturday night

‘Golden’ moment on stage

Blues musician Whiteley invites festival's artistic director on stage

Blues musician Ken Whiteley (right) invited Andy Hillhouse (centre) on stage at the Harrison Memorial Hall Saturday night
Todd Richard

Todd Richard makes first cut in contest

Harrison country singer moves forward in CBC Radio contest

Todd Richard
Canadian blues legend Ken Whiteley performs at Harrison Memorial Hall on Saturday

Whiteley takes public accolades with a grain of salt

Blues musician brings talents to the stage this Saturday

Canadian blues legend Ken Whiteley performs at Harrison Memorial Hall on Saturday
Todd Richard

Richard finds himself in Searchlight

Harrison country singer needs your vote in CBC Radio contest

Todd Richard
TED TALKS: Map of live sites where you can watch for free

TED TALKS: Map of live sites where you can watch for free

Campuses, libraries around Metro Vancouver to stream TED's power list of top world thinkers

TED TALKS: Map of live sites where you can watch for free

Agassiz residents feeling snowed in

District dealt with snowfall 'as soon as possible'

CIVL radio battle closes this week

University radio station running second annual band contest

  • Mar 5, 2014
Jy Harris brings comedy to Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz Saturday night.

Comedy is back at Agassiz pub

Jy Harris to perform at Jimmy's Pub Saturday night

Jy Harris brings comedy to Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz Saturday night.
Oh My Darling will play at the Harrison Memorial Hall on Feb. 15.

Prairie sweetheart quartet warms hearts

Oh My Darling will captivate and delight Harrison with their country charms

  • Feb 7, 2014
Oh My Darling will play at the Harrison Memorial Hall on Feb. 15.
Andrew Christopher will perform at Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz on Feb. 15.

Andrew hits Agassiz stage

Local musician back in town for single show at Jimmy's

Andrew Christopher will perform at Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz on Feb. 15.
Oliver Swain performs in Harrison Hot Springs on Jan. 25.

Swain bringing ‘rare and arresting’ voice to Harrison

Oliver Swain grabs attention of all who hear him, says festival organizer

  • Jan 16, 2014
Oliver Swain performs in Harrison Hot Springs on Jan. 25.
Helen Chernoff Freeman's book Girl #85 - A Doukhobor Childhood will be launched on Sunday afternoon with a book signing at the Agassiz Harrison Museum.

Book chronicles life in New Denver

Agassiz author pens story about life in Doukhobor residential dormitory

Helen Chernoff Freeman's book Girl #85 - A Doukhobor Childhood will be launched on Sunday afternoon with a book signing at the Agassiz Harrison Museum.
The current Small Works show features several small 6' x 6' creations from artists in the community

Winter arrives at Ranger Station

Small Works and live music all weekend at art gallery

The current Small Works show features several small 6' x 6' creations from artists in the community
Dylan Rhymer will perform at Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz on Saturday

Second night of comedy at Jimmy’s

Dylan Rhymer on stage this weekend as comedy nights continue

Dylan Rhymer will perform at Jimmy's Pub in Agassiz on Saturday
Madeline Tasquin performs at the Layback Lounge in Harrison Hot Springs this Sunday

Madeline Tasquin returns to Harrison

Songwriter embarking on Home Sweet Home tour across B.C., California and Europe

Madeline Tasquin performs at the Layback Lounge in Harrison Hot Springs this Sunday
The Deep End is fronted by Dawn Pemberton

Vancouver’s The Deep End brings the funk

Music group formed out of common love for soul and funk

The Deep End is fronted by Dawn Pemberton
Transformation Mask

Haida master Charles Edenshaw inspired modern artists

Bill Reid is known for bringing B.C. native art to the world. A new book and show celebrate the artist who inspired him, Charles Edenshaw

Transformation Mask
Jonathan Sutton's I'll Wait for You is one of the pieces showing this month at the Ranger Station Art Gallery.

Catching light as a character

Several themes run through Jonathan Sutton's latest offerings

Jonathan Sutton's I'll Wait for You is one of the pieces showing this month at the Ranger Station Art Gallery.