Jill Hayward

Barriere Search and Rescue mobilized to help injured jet skiers

Barriere SAR received an emergency call out from BC Ambulance the afternoon of Aug. 11, 2016

Waiting for the teddy bear doctor to make her diagnosis

Over 30 youngsters turned out for the free Teddy Bear Picnic at the North Thompson Fairgrounds in Barriere

Hula hooping at the Teddy Bear picnic in Barriere

Teddy Bear Picnic on the North Thompson fairgrounds in Barriere draws families

Barriere residents speak out about their community

Time for local officials such as the municipality and local police, to sit up and take notice

Slow down in construction zone on Highway 5 near McLure and Vinsulla

The $2.63 million project will improve safety and traffic flow along this corridor

Zucchini races featured at Fall Fair entry office kick-off event on Aug. 18 in Barriere

Get into the North Thompson Fall Fair mood with hot dogs, balloons, zucchini races

Surprise party for Carman Smith’s 80th held at Barriere Forks Park

Smith and his wife have lived in Barriere since they were married 52 years ago

No fatalities reported in Louis Creek accident July 29

Serious head on accident on Highway 5 at Louis Creek south of Barriere

Are you counting bumble bees?

Great Canadian Bumble Bee Count are asking people to photograph bees in their communities

First stop on 350km carbon cycle is Barriere

Cycling to promote a nationwide carbon fee-and-dividend to help control global warming

Staying safe is a lot tougher than it used to be on our highways

Travellers are far from entertained by the crazy antics of people who supposedly hold a current drivers licence

Get your entries in early to NT Fall Fair – win your entry fees back

One lucky exhibitor at the annual North Thompson Fall Fair in Barriere will be receiving their entry fees back in cash

Roadwork started on Yellowhead at McLure

Roadwork to create passing lanes on the Yellowhead Highway was getting started last Thursday

Drama week at Summer Camp thanks to Thompson Valley Players

Summer Camp program runs at the Barriere Ridge, Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., until Aug. 12

New Barriere well under construction

New well being installed for District of Barriere in Bradford Park

Listen to the music of Elvis

The Canadian Bluemoon Elvis Festival returned to Barriere for the second year in a row

Line painting goes awry for District of Barriere

What started out to be a regular work week for District of Barriere staff soon took a crooked turn

Any place in a storm good enough for young eagle

Bracing against the wind during one of the thunder storms this area has been experiencing recently

Fish and Game Society teach kids more than fishing

North Thompson Fish and Game Society partner with BC Wildlife Federation for Kidz Camp

Barriere resident wins writing award presented at the Interior Authors Group summer social

Virginia Laveau, of Barriere, has received one of two Dr. Robert and Elma Schemenauer Writing Awards