August 18th, 2018


Entertainment News

  • Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas make their engagement official

    NEW YORK – It’s official for Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. The two on Saturday announced on their respective Instagram accounts they are engaged. Each posted the same picture, a close-up of them gazing lovingly at each other, an engagement ring on Chopra’s finger. The two are in India with both of their families. “Taken [...] Read More »

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  • Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song

    NEW YORK – Janet Jackson’s fans were so energetic at an event Friday for her new single that one fan chimed in so the icon could speak without interruption. “Everybody, be quiet. We can’t hear her,” a girl yelled, as Jackson and the rest of the packed room at Samsung 837 in New York burst [...] Read More »

    7 hours ago
  • MTV VMAs working to craft tribute for Aretha Franklin

    NEW YORK – The MTV Video Music Awards plans on honouring the legacy of Aretha Franklin – they’re just not sure how they will do it. The VMAs will air live Monday. Show executive producer Jesse Ignjatovic tells The Associated Press on Friday that his team is “working on a lot of different options.” Franklin, [...] Read More »

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  • Folk singer Ian Tyson cancels show due to ‘serious medical situation’

    TORONTO – Canadian folk singer-songwriter Ian Tyson has cancelled his appearance at an upcoming concert after an “unexpected and serious medical situation.” A representative for the 84-year-old Victoria native, who penned “Four Strong Winds” as one half of Ian & Sylvia, said he was admitted to hospital on Monday after recent issues with his heart [...] Read More »

    20 hours ago
  • Jefferson Airplane co-founder: Botched surgery ruined career

    NEW YORK – A co-founder of Jefferson Airplane is accusing a New York City hospital of destroying his musical career with a botched tracheotomy. A lawsuit filed by Marty Balin against Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital says the singer and guitarist lost part of his tongue and has a paralyzed vocal cord because of the [...] Read More »

    22 hours ago

Local Entertainment


    City musician a finalist in Project Wild Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald 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 »

    2 months ago
  • Dogs don’t belong in playgrounds

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald I try every year to take the week of my birthday off. It’s usually a time when a person can get in the yard and do some spring gardening prep. I don’t tend to celebrate birthdays much since that is the day my son in grade 9 was diagnosed with [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • Compassionate Canadians care for those in need

    The haters need to be silenced Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald In recent weeks, Canada has experienced two horrific tragedies which have touched people around the world. First, multiple young hockey players, including Lethbridge’s own Logan Boulet, were killed in a bus crash in Saskatchewan. Now, 10 people are dead and many others hurt after [...] Read More »

    4 months ago
  • One Bad Son ready for one good time

    Saskatoon rockers opening for Shinedown here Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald With the amount of time they spend in Lethbridge, the members of One Bad Son could almost be considered honourary citizens. And the Saskachewan-based rockers probably wouldn’t have an issue with that. “We love it there, radio has been great for us and the [...] Read More »

    5 months ago
  • Johnny Reid staging a “Revival”

    Canadian superstar brings latest tour to the Enmax Centre Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald Canadian music superstar Johnny Reid is staging a “Revival” that hits the Enmax Centre on March 19. The renowned Scottish-born, Ontario-raised entertainer, who may well be the true definition of a crossover artist, has endeared himself to audiences since first stepping [...] Read More »

    5 months ago