October 17th, 2018


Entertainment News

  • No winning Mega Millions ticket; jackpot climbs to $868M

    DES MOINES, Iowa – No winning lottery ticket was sold for the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million. Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $667 million grand prize in Tuesday night’s drawing. The numbers were 3, 45, 49, 61, 69 and Mega [...] Read More »

    5 hours ago
  • The Latest: Porn star says he and woman found Hof’s body

    LAS VEGAS – The Latest on the death of Nevada brothel owner and Republican political candidate Dennis Hof (all times local): 4:10 p.m. A porn star who attended Dennis Hof’s birthday party says he and a woman found the pimp’s body. Ron Jeremy says he went to check on Hof on Tuesday after he failed [...] Read More »

    11 hours ago
  • Win for Jeter: Marlins’ home run sculpture will be moved

    MIAMI – The Miami Marlins’ home run sculpture is outta here. The team won county permission Tuesday to move the kitschy, widely disliked Red Grooms sculpture out of Marlins Park to the plaza outside the ballpark. The vote was a victory for Marlins CEO Derek Jeter, who can now remove from the ballpark one reminder [...] Read More »

    12 hours ago
  • MeToo, Kavanaugh topics of talk at women filmmakers’ event

    NEW YORK – The midterm elections, #MeToo, and the recent confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court: All were key topics of discussion at an annual gathering for women filmmakers Tuesday in Manhattan. “Nevertheless, we persisted,” intoned Jane Rosenthal, executive chair of Tribeca Enterprises, using the popular feminist slogan over and over as [...] Read More »

    12 hours ago
  • Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    LAS VEGAS – Dennis Hof, a pimp who gained notoriety for an HBO series about his brothel business and who fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate for the state Legislature, was found dead hours after his 72nd birthday bash, authorities said Tuesday. Hof was found unconscious and later pronounced dead in his private [...] Read More »

    13 hours ago

Local Entertainment

  • Artist tackling age conventions with new album

    Murray McLauchlan performing at Yates Centre this month Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com The word “icon” is one that is used often to describe musical luminaries whose work has touched the souls of their audiences. It’s a word that deserves to be used as a description of Murray McLauchlan, a Canadian institution whose varied professional [...] Read More »

    5 days ago
  • B.C. artist pays tribute to Johnny Cash

    David James and his band playing the Yates Centre Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com David James was a rock and roll musician until one fateful night when his girlfriend rented the Johny Cash biopic “Walk The Line.” Then 40 years old, James started singing along and his girlfriend told him he’d found his calling. Years [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Some movies definitely not worth watching

    Al Beeber LETHBRIDGE HERALD – A Leave it to Beeber column abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Outstanding Canadian film ‘Black Cop’ a revelation I rarely take two weeks off at a time so for my September vacation, I set goals that would keep me occupied. The first was to walk a minimum of 7.5 miles a day every day, [...] Read More »

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    Northwestern Ontario lake offers great fishing and sunsets Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Tranquility. Spectacular sunsets. Fish. What better reason does a person need to travel across the Prairies for a vacation? Rainy Lake, in the northwest corner of Ontario on the Minnesota border, is a sportsman’s dream and a well-kept secret that keeps it [...] Read More »

    2 months ago

    City musician a finalist in Project Wild Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Don’t stop believin.’ That could deservedly be the mantra of Lethbridge musician Shaela Miller after being accepted into the Project Wild artist development project. Following in the footsteps of fellow city artists Leeroy Stagger and Trevor Panczak, Miller is ready to make her [...] Read More »

    4 months ago