QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

On this B.C. Day long weekend, put your knowledge of our province to the test

Clearwater and Barriere welcome new reverend

Clearwater and Barriere have a new reverend, Bruce Chalmers, who will do…

Community social media pages help find stolen vehicle

Social media was the catalyst in finding a truck and trailer stolen from the Barriere Industrial Park July 22.

Kamloops LRMP stands the test of time

The work Kriese did while in the region is still an important standard in land use planning.

  • Jul 31, 2020

4-H experience leads to position on federal youth council

Barriere’s Sara Smith is one of 25 young people from across Canada…

  • Jul 30, 2020

QUIZ: A summer’s day on the water

How much do you know about boats and other watercraft?

The Kelowna Capital News team plants a tree for Earth Day
Cougar caught on camera in Lake Country
Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail

TOTA and Community Futures partner together to support local business

The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) and nine Community Futures Offices across…

  • Jul 25, 2020

District of Barriere Utilities Manager reports to council on Barriere wells

District of Barriere Utilities Manager Ian Crosson presented a verbal report during…

New display of Chinese artifacts at North Thompson Museum

Summer students at the North Thompson Museum and Archives in Barriere, B.C.,…

  • Jul 24, 2020

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Why is the concept of depth of field so elusive?

  • Jul 23, 2020

Five Birdies with a two-for one

By Leslie Stirling Tuesday, July 14, was the best weather we have…

  • Jul 23, 2020

Barriere photographer captures 100 year event

Thanks to local photographer, Ellen Monteith, for sharing this memorable capture of…

NT Fall Fair Ambassador Program Banner Night and Apron Auction on Friday, July 24

Come out and support these young people who will serve as ambassadors for Barriere and area

Romantic Reverence

I’m never quite sure just who’s romancing who. It is no secret…

  • Jul 21, 2020

QUIZ: In honour of Prince George

The heir to the British throne celebrates his birthday on July 22

Kamloops-Thompson school district to add black history, experiences to its teaching

By Michael Potestio Kamloops This Week The Kamloops-Thompson school district plans to…

  • Jul 18, 2020

Monsoon Festival of Performing Arts turns digital for fifth anniversary

The festival celebrates South Asian artists and performers

No more sorting beverage cans at Barriere Return-It Depot

Summer is officially here, and Barriere residents are now spending more time…

Barriere Elementary hands out year end awards

Barriere Elementary School handed out their 2019/2020 Year End Awards on June…

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

The more stable your camera is, the sharper the photos

  • Jul 16, 2020