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Look up! Look way up!

Commuters on Highway 5 have been experiencing delays in both directions since…

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Treat yourself to a safe Halloween

The BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) is urging all ghouls and…

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Peter Milobar, BC Liberal candidate for the Kamloops-North Thompson has been elected for a second term. Milobar is pictured here with his wife Lianne. (Facebook photo)

Milobar takes Kamloops – North Thompson for a second term

Peter Milobar, the BC Liberal candidate for the Kamloops-North Thompson has been…

Peter Milobar, BC Liberal candidate for the Kamloops-North Thompson has been elected for a second term. Milobar is pictured here with his wife Lianne. (Facebook photo)
A new baby and toddler retail store called Rosy Cheeks Boutique is now in downtown Barriere in the building directly south of the Barriere Post Office, at 4614 Barriere Town Road. Proprietors are Sherri and Kris Graham, who also operate Snug Glee Bumz Diaper Service. Pictured in the Boutique is Sherri Graham with their 11 month old daughter Annika. (Graham photo)

Snug Glee Bumz Diaper Service has Barriere babies covered

New cloth diaper service is the talk of the town

A new baby and toddler retail store called Rosy Cheeks Boutique is now in downtown Barriere in the building directly south of the Barriere Post Office, at 4614 Barriere Town Road. Proprietors are Sherri and Kris Graham, who also operate Snug Glee Bumz Diaper Service. Pictured in the Boutique is Sherri Graham with their 11 month old daughter Annika. (Graham photo)
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Mammograms save lives

Mobile screening coming to Barriere

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A group photo taken at the grand opening of Barriere Library’s permanent StoryWalk® in Fadear Park on Tuesday, Oct. 20, includes representatives from Thompson Nicola Regional Library including Barriere Head Librarian Pam Rudd and assistant Lisa Copely, District of Barriere Acting Mayor Donna Kibble with Councilors Judy Armstrong and Al Fortin, Barriere Literacy Outreach Coordinator Jill Hayward, Visual Science and Awards managing partner Robert Trudeau, plus a number of area library supporters. (Tasha Buchanan Photo)

StoryWalk® installed in Barriere’s Fadear Park

Take a walk, read a book, have an adventure

A group photo taken at the grand opening of Barriere Library’s permanent StoryWalk® in Fadear Park on Tuesday, Oct. 20, includes representatives from Thompson Nicola Regional Library including Barriere Head Librarian Pam Rudd and assistant Lisa Copely, District of Barriere Acting Mayor Donna Kibble with Councilors Judy Armstrong and Al Fortin, Barriere Literacy Outreach Coordinator Jill Hayward, Visual Science and Awards managing partner Robert Trudeau, plus a number of area library supporters. (Tasha Buchanan Photo)
Paradigm Building Solutions CEO Stefan Maunz explains some of the technology being utilized at the facility in the Louis Creek Industrial Park to Simpcw First Nation Councilor Jules Phillips and Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod. (Jill Hayward Photo)

Paradigm – third in the World and first in Canada, opens in Louis Creek Industrial Park, Barriere, B.C.

Unique manufacturing technology for sustainable housing solutions through high-end prefabrication

Paradigm Building Solutions CEO Stefan Maunz explains some of the technology being utilized at the facility in the Louis Creek Industrial Park to Simpcw First Nation Councilor Jules Phillips and Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod. (Jill Hayward Photo)
Barriere Country Feeds is a long time small business in the community, and has been owned by the Petersen family since 1996. Pictured are employees Brenda Jones and Mike Hlewka. (Jill Hayward photo)

Canadian entrepreneurs forging the way forward

BDC Small Business Week ttakes place from Oct. 18 - 24

Barriere Country Feeds is a long time small business in the community, and has been owned by the Petersen family since 1996. Pictured are employees Brenda Jones and Mike Hlewka. (Jill Hayward photo)
Munro’s Clothing and Accessories is a great place for Barriere and area residents to find all the latest in ladies fashions. Trista Stamer was spotted checking out the merchandise at this local small business last Tuesday. (Jill Hayward photo)

Small business owners must have ingenuity, courage, and dedication

Barriere has almost 100 small businesses servicing the area

Munro’s Clothing and Accessories is a great place for Barriere and area residents to find all the latest in ladies fashions. Trista Stamer was spotted checking out the merchandise at this local small business last Tuesday. (Jill Hayward photo)
Barriere Secondary School grade 12 students Angela Rutschke, Micheal Reierson, Morgan Bennett, Benton Kibble, and Cassidy Sager were onsite in Louis Creek last week stacking firewood as they fundraise for their Grad 2021 celebrations. (Photo submitted by 2021 Grad)

Barriere Grad Class stacking on the fundraising for 2021

The Barriere Secondary School grade 12 class has been hard atwork recently…

Barriere Secondary School grade 12 students Angela Rutschke, Micheal Reierson, Morgan Bennett, Benton Kibble, and Cassidy Sager were onsite in Louis Creek last week stacking firewood as they fundraise for their Grad 2021 celebrations. (Photo submitted by 2021 Grad)

TRU wins North American honours for sustainability strategies

By Michelle Young Thompson Rivers University (TRU) in Kamloops has received two…

Business as usual for District of Barriere

Highlights from Oct. 5, regular council meeting held online

Barriere Secondary principal spotted wearing Clearwater Raiders uniform

Barriere Secondary (BSS) and Clearwater Secondary (CSS) joined forces this year to…

November 11 will look different this year

November 11 ceremonies are going to be looking very different this year.…

Where and when to cast your ballot for the B.C. Election in Kamloops-North Thompson Riding

Mark your calendars now for the B.C. Provincial Election that will be…

Giving thanks

This coming Monday, Oct. 12, we celebrate Thanksgiving. A day that has…

Technicolour StoryWalk enjoyed in Barriere’s Fadear Park

Barriere resident Wanda Nystoruk tells she was checking out the new StoryWalk…

“Thank you” to essential services from Barriere Lions Club

On Wednesday, Sept. 23, at the Lions Gazebo in Fadear Park, the…

Layton takes Chinook Cove Golf Men’s Club Championship

The annual Chinook Cove Golf Men’s Club Championship took place on Sept.…

Barriere marks it’s 40th year of the Terry Fox Run

Total raised by Barriere and area over past 40 years for Terry’s Marathon of Hope hits $192,295