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#SkiNorthBC: Powder King Mountain Resort


Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 — 10:59am PST
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This winter I partnered with SnowSeekers, with whom I have done a few fun assignments, to share their #SkiNorthBC stories from destinations in Northern BC. The team visited Terrace, Smithers, Quesnel, Barkerville — and the first story comes from Powder King. Reporting from Mackenzie, BC, SnowSeekers founder Jim Barr (aka Doc Pow) has shared this […]

Innovation150 Kick Off at Science World & Innovation Festival Vancouver


Thursday, January 12th, 2017 — 10:53am PST
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What do the Walkie-Talkie, IMAX, the egg carton, instant mashed potatoes and the sport of hockey all have in common? They were all Canadian inventions! You can celebrate Canada’s innovative past, present and future for our country’s 150th anniversary when the Innovation150 National Tour launches at Science World next week. Innovation150 Kick Off at Science […]

Free Parks Canada Discovery Pass in 2017


Saturday, December 10th, 2016 — 12:29pm PST
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Order your free Parks Canada Discovery Pass for 2017! Celebrate #Canada150 with free admission to National Parks, National Historic Sites and more…

Vancouver Gift Guide for the Local Sports Fan


Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 — 7:30am PST
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I believe one of the best ways to give an experience to a loved one this Christmas is to give them the gift of sport. John and I have bought our Whitecaps season tickets for each other for Christmas for the last five years, which turns into over 20 pre-set date nights for us throughout […]

Who Are the Group of Seven Painters?


Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 — 5:41pm PST
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This evening a painting by a Group of Seven artist became most expensive Canadian artwork ever sold at auction. Lawren Harris‘ 1926 piece Mountain Forms, depicting Alberta’s Mount Ishbel in the Sawback Range of the Rocky Mountains in Banff National Park, sold at the hammer for $9.5 million. The white glove treatment-will this #LawrenHarris set […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week


Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 — 9:47am PST
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Beach days, fireworks, festivals, and a very happy Pride Parade later and we’ve cruised into August from an eventful July. Between sunrises, sunsets, and standup paddle board pics, I’ve looked through the Miss604 Flickr Pool and #Photos604 on Instagram and out together the Vancouver Photos of the Week. Thanks for sharing! Vancouver Photos of the […]