Keith McNeill

Barriere girls at tourney in Clearwater

Barriere Secondary School soccer girls compete in Clearwater

SLIDESHOW: Clearwater hosts girls soccer tournament

Teams from all over B.C. compete in girls soccer tournament at Clearwater Secondary School on May 5/6

Learning the ropes

Third biannual Southern Interior Rope Exercise (SIRE) held on the cliffs above Blackpool

Public input sought on Geopark proposal for North Thompson

Thompson-Nicola Regional District board of directors has approved a public assent process

Program targets invasive plants

Help stop the environmental damage and economic losses caused by aquatic and terrestrial invasive species

Passing lane underway at Darfield

Work is underway on the new passing lane at Darfield on Highway 5

Car crashes into Abbotsford hotel room, injures two Clearwater women

Mother and daughter appear to have suffered only minor injuries after rude awakening

Open house looks at forest stewardship plans

Forestry might be the North Thompson Valley’s biggest industry

Pipeline expansion project will have big impact

Trans Mountain expansion project will present major challenges and opportunities for North Thompson businesses

Live fire exercise teaches firefighting skills

40 volunteer firefighters from departments in Pritchard, Barriere, Little Fort, Blackpool, Vavenby and Blue River took part

SLIDESHOW: Live fire

About 40 volunteer firefighters from as far away as Pritchard gather at Blackpool firehall for a live fire practice

Knotweed warning

Japanese knotweed, considered an invasive species, was found near Dutch Lake recently

Nederpel calls for fair deal for working people

NDP candidate says Kamloops-North Thompson has the most severe doctor shortage in B.C

Blue River caribou patrols to continue

Patrols looking for snowmobilers going into areas closed for caribou habitat near Blue River will continue

Too big for Barriere River bridge

Early Sunday morning extra-wide loads taken via Highway 24 to Highway 97

Rotary Richard waiting for spring

Rotary Richard appears to be ice-fishing on Dutch Lake while he waits for the ice to melt

Barriere ladies curl with style

Barriere curlers show the style that won them second in the C event at the ladies bonspiel in Clearwater

Kinder Morgan talks about plans for Trans Mountain

Just under 40 people turned out in Barriere on Feb. 21, to hear what Kinder Morgan had to say

Competing at a bonspiel in Clearwater

Theresa Robinson throws the rock as she takes part in the ladies’ bonspiel in Clearwater

Avalanche Canada reviews snow-slide fatalities

Outreach program to six communities included on-snow safety demonstrations as well as presentations