Community

Valley Voices From The Past:

Pioneers of community: The Sadler-Browns of McLure, B.C.

  • Sep 4, 2020

Lady golfers raise $4,907.50 for the Canadian Cancer Society

Thirty-four ladies took part in the annual Cancer Fun(d) Night at Chinook Cove Golf

  • Sep 4, 2020

TNRD seeks increased legacy fund

The TNRD has been in discussion with Canfor about increasing their current legacy fund committment of $25,000

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The lakeside busker who writes poems
AlleyCats Alliance needs a donation of a small space
Penticton brush fire
Houseboat catches fire on Mara Lake in the Shuswap

Barriere Curling Club now open and hosting a number of events

A Flea Market was hosted by the Barriere Curling Club on Saturday,…

Louis Creek Eco Depot celebrates Labour Day with Marmotritaville

Staff at the Louis Creek Eco Depot are showing support for Labour…

Daring to dream – Barriere building given wings

“The man who has no imagination has no wings.” – Muhammad Ali

Homeless moose

This stuffed moose was spotted by the roadside on Robin Drive in…

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Sunflower Festival a perfect place for photography

  • Sep 3, 2020

Community Food Drive On Wheels will replace Barriere’s Toy Run for 2020

District of Barriere Councillor Al Fortin stopped by the Star/Journal office last…

Growing up is hard enough already without having to live through a pandemic

University students share their feelings on an uncertain future

  • Sep 3, 2020

Fall colours are starting to show

Thanks to area resident Grace Baker for sending in this interesting photo…

71st annual Fall Fair to be recognized with Drive Thru event at fairgrounds in Barriere

It’s been 71 years since the first North Thompson Fall Fair was…

World Wide Paint Out coming to Barriere Sept. 12

Local artists invited to gather at the Barriere Bandshell for a fun day of painting

  • Aug 31, 2020

QUIZ: The bare facts about bears

As summer ends, bear sightings will become more common. How much do you know about bears?

BC Hydro announces next intake for grassroots community grants

Grant funding available for approved initiatives that will occur from May 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022.

Barriere ESS will soon be able to expedite registration of new evacuees in case of disaster

ERA website will improve the registration and delivery of local Emergency Support Services

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Some thoughts on Portrait Photography

  • Aug 27, 2020

Communities Foundation grant awarded to North Thompson Fall Fair

North Thompson Communities Foundation supports the valley

Canine Parvovirus found in community

The virus is highly contagious and easily spread

Three nights of Ladies Golf coming in September

Plenty of time yet to enjoy the greens at Chinook Cove Golf

  • Aug 26, 2020