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Rick Mercer ending ‘Mercer Report’

Canadian comedian Rick Mercer decides to end ‘Mercer Report’ after 15 seasons

Indie Film bliss

First screening of the season a bittersweet tale of a Canadian artist

  • Sep 17th, 2017
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Gord Downie voted the Canadian Press Newsmaker of the Year
Canadian Artists Nominated for the 60th Grammy Awards
'The Last Jedi' is going to be the longest 'Star Wars' movie yet
Rare comic showing Superman's 1st appearance to be auctioned

The Handmaid’s Tale, Veep win top Emmy Award prizes

Series based on Margaret Atwood novel also wins for writing, directing, acting

Tragically Hip filmmakers say project came together fast

Film follows band’s tour and faces the reality of Gord Downie’s incurable brain cancer diagnosis

James Franco on first seeing ‘The Room’ in B.C.

Franco watched “The Room” while shooting “The Interview” with Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg in Vancouver

B.C. library goes graphic for writer-in-residence

Cartoonist Miriam Libicki is the Vancouver Public Library’s writer-in-residence for 2017

K.d. lang invites Jason Kenney to Pride; spokesman says he’s busy

Singer says she’d give him free concert tickets if he discusses LGBTQ rights with her

Jerry Lewis, comedian, telethon host, dies at 91

Lewis first became a star in a duo with Dean Martin

Country singer Glen Campbell dies at 81

The guitarist from Akansas was known for hits like Rhinestone Cowboy and Wichita Lineman.

Trailblazing B.C.-born magician Celeste Evans dies at 85

Evans offered a uniquely feminine take on a craft that generally relegated women to the sidelines