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Glen Tanner stars as the titular Petro Rozvardo in the upcoming pilot of Rozvardo: Into Hellborn Nigh. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Friends create fantasy world movie

Rozvardo: Into Hellborn Night being filmed around Lac La Hache

The Sunset Theatre in Wells is hosting its first-ever Speakeasy Festival this coming long weekend. (Julie Mackey photo)

Inaugural Speakeasy Festival at Sunset Theatre in Wells, July 28-31

Ten different shows will be featured through the long weekend

The July 7 kick off of the 2022 Performances in the Park series will be moved indoors due to a forecasted thundershower in the evening. (Performances in the Park image)

Weather forecast sends Performances in the Park indoors

July 7 performance will move indoors to the Cariboo Recreational Complex Arena 1 instead

The cast and crew of Williams Lake Studio Theatre Society’s production of A Number. Shane Tollefson, in back from left, sound, Jeff Rankin, lights, Kate Bertenshaw, hair and makeup, Kathleen MacDonald, director, Neal Matoga, stage manager, Jessica Hill, producer, Alison Turnbull, hair and makeup. Actors Chris Armstrong in front from left, and Matt Tyne. (Brooke-Lynne Hill photo)
The cast and crew of Williams Lake Studio Theatre Society’s production of A Number. Shane Tollefson, in back from left, sound, Jeff Rankin, lights, Kate Bertenshaw, hair and makeup, Kathleen MacDonald, director, Neal Matoga, stage manager, Jessica Hill, producer, Alison Turnbull, hair and makeup. Actors Chris Armstrong in front from left, and Matt Tyne. (Brooke-Lynne Hill photo)
Lac La Hache’s Bonita Forsyth has combined her skills as a painter and writer to create children’s stories. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

TikTok inspires Lac La Hache writer

Bonita Forsyth has found fresh inspiration to write online

Lac La Hache’s Bonita Forsyth has combined her skills as a painter and writer to create children’s stories. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Artist Anne Brown stands next to her painting of puffins at the Station House Gallery on June 2, 2022 for the opening night reception of the group show Wind, Wings & Distractions. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Artist Anne Brown stands next to her painting of puffins at the Station House Gallery on June 2, 2022 for the opening night reception of the group show Wind, Wings & Distractions. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Arlene and Lachlan Tanner take a break in between filming in Barkerville earlier this month. (Photo submitted)

Acting as extras ‘mind-blowing’ for the Tanner family

Glen, Lachlan and Arlene Tanner acted in a Bollywood style western movie in Barkerville

Arlene and Lachlan Tanner take a break in between filming in Barkerville earlier this month. (Photo submitted)
Fun in the kids site with Blackberry Wood. (Michael Wigle photo)
Fun in the kids site with Blackberry Wood. (Michael Wigle photo)
Rifflandia returns to Victoria for the first time in four years Sept. 15-18. (Photo courtesy of Rifflandia)

Lorde, Charli XCX to headline as Victoria’s Rifflandia festival resurrected

September lineup unveiled for the first Victoria fest in four years

  • May 4, 2022
Rifflandia returns to Victoria for the first time in four years Sept. 15-18. (Photo courtesy of Rifflandia)
Dustin Bentall, left, Trixie Berkel and Bruce Ambler take a break while recording their first album for the Blue Wranglers. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).

Clinton’s Blue Wranglers cut their first record

The songs were recorded over a 10-day stretch this month

Dustin Bentall, left, Trixie Berkel and Bruce Ambler take a break while recording their first album for the Blue Wranglers. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press).
Three of the pieces up at the Station House Gallery for the show Aging, Art and the Modern Elder (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Three of the pieces up at the Station House Gallery for the show Aging, Art and the Modern Elder (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The Williams Lake Studio Theatre hosted an outdoor theatre event during the pandemic at the UBC Alex Fraser Research Forest on Fox Mountain. (Saraphine Carpenter Macfarlane photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake Studio Theatre Society wraps season, spotlights next

Season will finish with a one-act play while next season shapes up

The Williams Lake Studio Theatre hosted an outdoor theatre event during the pandemic at the UBC Alex Fraser Research Forest on Fox Mountain. (Saraphine Carpenter Macfarlane photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Tiffany Jorgensen, one of the artists from Cariboo Art Beat, featured in the Station House Gallery show on now, Better Together, poses next to her favourite work in the show, <em>What the F is </em><em>Happening</em>. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Tiffany Jorgensen, one of the artists from Cariboo Art Beat, featured in the Station House Gallery show on now, Better Together, poses next to her favourite work in the show, <em>What the F is </em><em>Happening</em>. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Singer-guitarist Dallas Good of The Sadies, right, performs at Arts on the Fly 2019 in Horsefly, B.C. Good, 48, died suddenly on Thursday, Feb. 17. (Maren Patenaude photo)

Death of Dallas Good, singer-guitarist in The Sadies, mourned in Cariboo

The Sadies were one of the headliners at Arts on the Fly 2019 in Horsefly

Singer-guitarist Dallas Good of The Sadies, right, performs at Arts on the Fly 2019 in Horsefly, B.C. Good, 48, died suddenly on Thursday, Feb. 17. (Maren Patenaude photo)
Members of the Cariboo Gold Dance Band practice for their upcoming performance in the Gibraltar Room in Williams Lake Feb. 5. (CGDB photo)

Cariboo Gold Band concert will be an homage to Old Blue Eyes

Williams Lake band will host a night of music honouring Sinatra

  • Feb 4, 2022
Members of the Cariboo Gold Dance Band practice for their upcoming performance in the Gibraltar Room in Williams Lake Feb. 5. (CGDB photo)
The Cariboo Gold Dance Band practices putting together a big band ensemble. (Cariboo Gold Dance Band photo)

Cariboo Gold Dance Band gets in on midcentury revival

Williams Lake band prepares to perform live to a reduced audience Feb. 5

The Cariboo Gold Dance Band practices putting together a big band ensemble. (Cariboo Gold Dance Band photo)
Doug White recited the Address to a Haggis as part of the Robbie Burns Supper hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 139 on Jan. 22, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Scottish bard Robbie Burns celebrated at Williams Lake Legion

A supper to honour the famed Scot was held at Branch 139 on Jan. 22

Doug White recited the Address to a Haggis as part of the Robbie Burns Supper hosted by the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 139 on Jan. 22, 2022. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Jessica James, who grew up in Nimpo Lake, B.C., is the star aviator in History’s upcoming reality show Lost Car Rescue, filmed in the Peace River area. (Jeff Topham photo)

Float plane pilot Jessica James lands lead role in History channel show, Lost Car Rescue

Jessica James grew up in Nimpo Lake and brings small town charm to television project

Jessica James, who grew up in Nimpo Lake, B.C., is the star aviator in History’s upcoming reality show Lost Car Rescue, filmed in the Peace River area. (Jeff Topham photo)
Jennifer Lopez posted to Instagram that she is finished her part of filming in Smithers. (Screenshot)

VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez wraps up filming in Smithers

In an Instagram post, the star of The Mother tells her family she is on her way home

Jennifer Lopez posted to Instagram that she is finished her part of filming in Smithers. (Screenshot)
Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin demonstrates his skills at 100 Mile Elementary last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Chainsaw carver makes ‘the wood speak’

Give Dean Gilpin a chainsaw and he can carve just about anything

Spirit Carver Dean Gilpin demonstrates his skills at 100 Mile Elementary last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)