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VIDEO: Missing cat reunited with Vancouver Island family after three months

‘It was like one day she was there, the next day she was gone,’ said owner

No more room to pile snow!

With all the snow the Barriere area has been getting the past…

New alternate education program for Barriere Secondary

For students working towards graduation but having difficulty managing traditional school rotation,

Interior Savings staff raise funds for Barriere Seniors Society

The Barriere and District Seniors Society report they are very appreciative of…

Legion in Barriere says they are in good shape for 2020

By Margaret Houben The Barriere Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 242, report that…

  • Jan 17, 2020

Barriere’s Mayor talks wells and wastewater treatment plans for 2020

Two new wells ready, and the town’s environmentally friendly sewage system is functioning effectively

  • Jan 15, 2020
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Sod turned for Evergreen Acres expansion
Breakfast for a cause
Cold snap hits Kelowna's vulnerable
Okanagan residents rally in support of Wet'suwet'en Nation

Cold snap puts freeze on North Thompson

A bitterly cold Arctic ridge of high pressure that moved into the…

Barriere & District Heritage Society on moving into 2020

The Barriere & District Heritage Society, which operates The North Thompson Museum…

  • Jan 12, 2020

Meat Draw raises funds for North Thompson Museum

Barriere AG Foods employee, Taunja Blair, is shown drawing the winning tickets…

Barriere and District Riding Club hands out year end awards

Barriere and District Riding Club held their year end awards and banquet…

The good old hockey game

It was all fun and laughter on Christmas Day when an impromptu…

Barriere Food Bank servicing up to 100 households per month

“Currently facing a severe shortage of bread,” says warehouse manager

  • Jan 10, 2020

It was a ‘Winter Wonderland’ at Barriere Elementary

Students at Barriere Elementary School were super busy before their Christmas break…

  • Jan 9, 2020

North Thompson experiences Snowmageddon

Heavy wet snow caused power outages of up to 80 hours for many

B.C. Home Owner Grant confirmed for 2020

North Thompson Star/Journal The Province reported last week that the 2020 homeowner…

  • Jan 9, 2020

“The crisis is now”: McLeod calls on federal government to support forestry workers

By Raven Nyman With the new year already underway, Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy…

  • Jan 9, 2020

“Ready to pop”: Barriere gets busy with robotic technology and cannabis production

The first installment of a two part interview with District of Barriere Mayor Ward Stamer.

  • Jan 9, 2020

Thompson Okanagan 2020 Property Assessments in the mail

Owners of more than 280,800 properties throughout the Thompson Okanagan can expect…

  • Jan 8, 2020

Johnson family welcomes first baby of the New Year for Barriere area

Winter snow storms and extended power outages did nothing to delay the…

Okanagan city goes bananas for truck spotted with fake gorilla in back

This giant gorilla has been spotted gallivanting around town