Jill Hayward

Barriere wake again for Alzheimer’s

Participants down, but funds raised almost the same as 2015 for local Alzheimer’s Walk

Class fundraiser

The Grade 7 car wash and bottle drive in the Barriere IDA parking lot Apr. 28

BC High School Rodeo returns to Barriere

It’s been many years since Barriere hosted a High School Rodeo

Smokey sunsets early this year in North Thompson Valley

Sunsets are enhanced due to smoke in the atmosphere from wildfires that are burning in Northern B.C. and Alberta

Memorial plaque to remember North Thompson forestry workers who lost their lives in the industry

The National Day of Mourning was recognized on Apr. 28 in Barriere

On kitchen duty

Volunteer ladies at Barriere Seniors Hall put on a fine luncheon for the Success By Six baby party

Congratulations Barriere and area moms and their beautiful babies born in 2015

The Success By Six Barriere Babies of 2015 birthday party was held at the Senior’s Hall on Apr. 26

Heritage Fair sets students on leadership path

Barriere Elementary Heritage Fair provides students with unique opportunities for learning and leadership

Barriere Grad Fashion Show held one day later than scheduled

Approximately 200 people turned out for the fashion show and silent auction at Barriere Secondary

When the wind came up, so did the dust

A thunder storm through the Lower North Thompson Valley Apr. 21 brought wind, dust and lightening

Healing the land one plant at a time

Growing food organically and keeping the land healthy is what Fred Fortier steadfastly believes in

Thunder storm downs trees and knocks out power throughout much of the area

The wind came first, with gusts that stirred up dust so thick drivers had trouble seeing the roadways

Horsey ‘stuff’ sale

Barriere and District Riding Club held a used tack sale at the North Thompson Fall Fairgrounds

Pre-17th-century Europe found at North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere

The borders of the Shire of Ramsgaard extend to and include Barriere

Missing Mom and three children from Barriere found safe and sound Monday

A break in the search came Monday afternoon when the family’s abandoned SUV was found stuck in snow

New yellow lines – just in time for summer travellers

Line painting on Highway 5 traveling south from Barriere through Louis Creek

Trees damaged in Fadear Park

Perpetrator/s stripped the bark off the tree trunks with what appears to have been a knif

Cowboys prove they have what it takes for True Grit Big 4 Rodeo

The 3rd annual True Grit Rodeo rolled into the North Thompson Agriplex last Saturday

‘Spin In’ draws 41 spinners to Barriere

The 1st Annual ‘Spin In’ was held on Apr. 10 at the Blue Jar Coffee Bar and Bistro in Barriere

Cowboys had it tough in True Grit Big 4 Rodeo bull riding competition

The bovines were so tough that only one rider made the eight second whistle