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Dick and Carmen Ross were truly surprised by the presentation from the young competitors on behalf of Little Britches Rodeo in Barriere.

Little Britches marks 25 year anniversary

Young competitors came from across the province to compete at the Little Britches Rodeo in Barriere

Dick and Carmen Ross were truly surprised by the presentation from the young competitors on behalf of Little Britches Rodeo in Barriere.

Police arrest getaway lawnmower driver

Police apprehended the man adjacent to the Fadear Park area

There are plenty of chipmunks in the area this summer

Storing up for the those cooler months

chipmunks can be seen storing and collecting food for cold weather pantries

There are plenty of chipmunks in the area this summer

Best Dressed Businesses named

Winners announced for the North Thompson Fall Fair's Best Decorated Business contest

Police warn of thefts in Barriere area

The thefts in Barriere have mostly involved industrial equipment, tools, and metal items

The North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo this Labour Day weekend will make a dedication in memory of Pony Chariot racer Dave Price

North Thompson Fall Fair to remember pony chariot racer Dave Price

Dedication to the memory of Dave Price to be held in the rodeo arena on Saturday, Sept. 1, after the parade in Barriere

The North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo this Labour Day weekend will make a dedication in memory of Pony Chariot racer Dave Price
Charla Johnstone is the new manager at Interior Savings Barriere branch.

Charla Johnstone new manager for Interior Savings Barriere 

Charla will be taking over the reins from former Branch Manager Lindsay Arcand

Charla Johnstone is the new manager at Interior Savings Barriere branch.
Pee Wee riders also ran the barrels on all three days of the BC Barrel Racing Finals held in Barriere

BC Barrel Finals brings out the kids in Barrierte

Size and age didn’t just relate to horses at the BCBR Finals held at the North Thompson Fall Fair grounds

Pee Wee riders also ran the barrels on all three days of the BC Barrel Racing Finals held in Barriere

North Thompson Star/Journal moves to Thursday publication date

Barriere community newspaper changes publication date from Monday to Thursday

This is the last week to get ready for the North Thompson Fall Fair & Rodeo

Fall Fair Family Parade on Monday, Sept. 3,is open to entrants of all ages

A 1926

Plenty of “eye candy” at The Bear’s Show-n-Shine in Barriere

Participants arrived from far and wide to participate in the event hosted by The Bear radio station in Barriere

A 1926

BC SPCA uses legacy to provide spay/neuter grants to B.C. communities

New spay/neuter grant will help communities across BC address the tragedy of pet overpopulation

Photo contest for hunting and fishing guides launched

Contest for cover of 2013-2015 Freshwater Fishing or Hunting and Trapping Regulations Synopsis

Barriere mayor’s expenses up from 2011

Increase in mayor and council expenses for 2012 six month period

No campfires throughout Barriere and most of Kamloops Fire Centre in effect

Effective at 12 noon on Friday, Aug. 17, all campfires are banned in all areas of the Kamloops Fire Centre except the Clearwater

Interior businesses warned about counterfeit money

Several areas have recently experienced a spike in counterfeit money passing

The Bear radio station to host show and shine this Saturday

Barriere’s radio station, The Bear (93.1FM), is sponsoring it’s 1st Annual Show and Shine

Bats may be packing rabies in BC

Barriere resident bitten by bat that tested positive for the rabies virus

Multiple scams have a singular purpose; to steal your money

Police say they have seen a resurgence recently in service scams and money transfer requests

Rejean Coallier taking part in Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath

The BC Lung Association’s Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath takes place on Sept. 8 and 9