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Dawn Miller was happy to donate her art to the 100 Mile Wranglers secret bid art auction. (Photo submitted)

Wrangler secret bid art auction ‘a good cause’

Local artist Dawn Miller is contributing to the Wranglers’ auction.

Dawn Miller was happy to donate her art to the 100 Mile Wranglers secret bid art auction. (Photo submitted)
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Raven Youth Centre art show goes virtual

For only one week the community will get to view work by 20 youth artists

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Monika Paterson. (Photo submitted)

Photograph shows perseverance through adversity

Monika Paterson donates art to Wranglers’ secret bid art auction.

Monika Paterson. (Photo submitted)
Fall in Cariboo by Katalin Kovacs showcases her favourite season in the Cariboo in all its vivid colours. (Photo submitted)

Wranglers fan donates two paintings to auction

Katalin Kovacs has moved to Merritt but Wranglers still close to her heart.

Fall in Cariboo by Katalin Kovacs showcases her favourite season in the Cariboo in all its vivid colours. (Photo submitted)
A painting of pansies by Maureen Nelson. (Photo submitted)

Painting a ‘passion and therapy’ for 100 Mile artist

For Maureen Nelson, art is a way to relieve stress and enjoy retirement.

A painting of pansies by Maureen Nelson. (Photo submitted)
Bobbie Crane poses with the painting she’s donating to the 100 Mile Wrangler’s Secret Art Auction alongside the Wrangler’s Bruce Madu holding up a graphite piece by Bryan Austerberry. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile House)

Wranglers and artists team up to raise money

Seventeen pieces of art will be for bid in a secret auction.

Bobbie Crane poses with the painting she’s donating to the 100 Mile Wrangler’s Secret Art Auction alongside the Wrangler’s Bruce Madu holding up a graphite piece by Bryan Austerberry. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile House)
Dustin Bentall, musician and leatherworker, has chosen to make the town of Clinton his home due to a deeply felt connection to the community. (Stasia Garraway photo)

Clinton strikes a chord with Dustin Bentall

He was raised in the city, but musician Dustin Bentall has found his roots in Clinton.

Dustin Bentall, musician and leatherworker, has chosen to make the town of Clinton his home due to a deeply felt connection to the community. (Stasia Garraway photo)
Above: Hailey McNabb, as the mad narrator and Logan Hendry, as Edgar Allan Poe, take centre stage in PSO’s virtual performance of Poe: Dreams of Madness, which wrapped up last weekend. Left: Klaudie Slosarkova plays the widow. (John Murray photos - submitted).

PSO students get dark with Edgar Allan’s woes

Virtual performance of Poe: Dreams of Madness draws a good crowd

  • Jan 27, 2021
Above: Hailey McNabb, as the mad narrator and Logan Hendry, as Edgar Allan Poe, take centre stage in PSO’s virtual performance of Poe: Dreams of Madness, which wrapped up last weekend. Left: Klaudie Slosarkova plays the widow. (John Murray photos - submitted).
Brent and Craig Lebeau of Lebeau Brothers Logging star in Mud Mountain Haulers on Discovery Canada. (Photo submitted)

Mud Mountain Haulers shine light on forest industry

New TV show, featuring Lebeau Brothers Logging and shot in the Cariboo, premieres tonight.

Brent and Craig Lebeau of Lebeau Brothers Logging star in Mud Mountain Haulers on Discovery Canada. (Photo submitted)
An example of Chris Harris’ recent work, in this case, a landscape picture of a sunrise through the trees of a forest. (Chris Harris photo)

Photographer Chris Harris keynote speaker for virtual photographic challenge

NSPS is inviting photographers from across B.C. and the Yukon to submit photos for the challenge.

An example of Chris Harris’ recent work, in this case, a landscape picture of a sunrise through the trees of a forest. (Chris Harris photo)
The cast of Poe: Dreams of Madness are looking to bring a darker and more serious play to 100 Mile House, albeit virtually this year. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

The Poe must go on: PSO to perform virtual show

Students rehearsing for Poe: Dreams of Madness

The cast of Poe: Dreams of Madness are looking to bring a darker and more serious play to 100 Mile House, albeit virtually this year. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
A selection of work from Behind the Lines that will soon be on display at Parkside Gallery. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Syrian Civil war explored at Parkside Gallery

Gallery kicks off its 2021 season with Behind the Lines exhibit

A selection of work from Behind the Lines that will soon be on display at Parkside Gallery. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Disney’s Little Mermaid at Martin Exeter Hall on Feb. 29. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
Disney’s Little Mermaid at Martin Exeter Hall on Feb. 29. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)

Year-in-Review: Little Mermaid wows, cowboys lament

Entertainment stories from 2020

  • Dec 30, 2020
Disney’s Little Mermaid at Martin Exeter Hall on Feb. 29. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
Disney’s Little Mermaid at Martin Exeter Hall on Feb. 29. (Millar Hill - 100 Mile Free Press)
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Clinton Art Society goes online

The Clinton Art Society is encouraging the community to join an online forum to share art.

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Members of the South Cariboo Artists’ Guild featured in the Christmas market show include Leslie Ginther (from left) Carol Munro, Penny Bailey, Bobbie Crane and Susan Kruse. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Christmas Market features cozy artwork

Exhibit seeks to capture the feel of a craft fair market.

Members of the South Cariboo Artists’ Guild featured in the Christmas market show include Leslie Ginther (from left) Carol Munro, Penny Bailey, Bobbie Crane and Susan Kruse. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Deanna Deacon local intuitive life coach and the new author of Feminine Warrior a self-help book that combines her own philosophy with life experience and wellness tips. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

First book explores the power of femininity

Deanna Deacon’s passion for helping others inspired her to write her new book, Feminine Warrior.

Deanna Deacon local intuitive life coach and the new author of Feminine Warrior a self-help book that combines her own philosophy with life experience and wellness tips. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Cameron Taylor, otherwise known as ninjamuffin99, worked together with friends from Newgrounds to design Friday Night Funkin a fun cartoon rhythm game. The demo is available now. (Photo submitted)

South Cariboo game designer reaps success

Cameron Taylor is aiming to break into the video game market with Friday Night Funkin.

Cameron Taylor, otherwise known as ninjamuffin99, worked together with friends from Newgrounds to design Friday Night Funkin a fun cartoon rhythm game. The demo is available now. (Photo submitted)
Dawn Miller is an artist and a practitioner of acupuncture. (Photo submitted)

Local artist used lockdown to replenish her qi

Dawn Miller found 2020 was a great year to work on her art.

Dawn Miller is an artist and a practitioner of acupuncture. (Photo submitted)
Ron Conway is a Bridge Lake poet who released his first book Slightly After Dark in the spring of this year and is already working on his next book. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Poetry book captures observations about life

Bridge Lake resident Ron Conway has published a new collection, Slightly After Dark.

Ron Conway is a Bridge Lake poet who released his first book Slightly After Dark in the spring of this year and is already working on his next book. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Wendy Hamblin, coordinator of the Free Store at St. Timothy’s St. Anglican Church, shows off a couple of coats ahead of the Coats for All 2020 campaign, which kicked off Nov. 1. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press).

Events around the South Cariboo

Things to do this month

  • Nov 12, 2020
Wendy Hamblin, coordinator of the Free Store at St. Timothy’s St. Anglican Church, shows off a couple of coats ahead of the Coats for All 2020 campaign, which kicked off Nov. 1. (Kelly Sinoski photo, 100 Mile Free Press).