New water system underway for Louis Creek Industrial Park

The Louis Creek Industrial Park (LCIP) new water system project is now…

A secret room

As I played with my granddaughter, Judy, I was fortunate to be…

  • Nov 16, 2019

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

My advice to photographers

  • Nov 14, 2019
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park
Fun at BC SPCA kids camps in Kelowna
Find me my furever home: Billy

‘Pets R Family 2’ welcomes pet grooming to their Barriere store

By Elli Kohnert Barriere’s pet supply store has a new service in-house.…

  • Nov 14, 2019

RCMP extending Barriere Block Watch to detachment coverage area

Block Watch meetings are held the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Barriere Ridge

Yoga can be “silly” for kids at the Barriere Ridge

The Kids Yoga program at the North Thompson Activity Centre in the…

Simpcw First Nation’s business arm brings national recognition

By Sam Laskaris Cando Contributor The Simpcw First Nation is proof that…

  • Nov 13, 2019

Hey kids, write up some magic for the Christmas Story Contest

Prizes for each division; kindergarten to grade 3, and grade 4 to 7


November 11, 2019, Remembrance Day in Barriere was both a somber and…

  • Nov 12, 2019

Cadets starting troop in Barriere

Rocky Mountain Rangers Army Cadets have been working hard to get a…

  • Nov 12, 2019

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Honouring local Veteran, Vern Wilson

McLure resident tells of his service during the war

  • Nov 10, 2019

Remembrance Day Ceremonies will be happening in Barriere, Clearwater and Blue River

Join with others as we pay our respects to those who have served, and those still serving

  • Nov 10, 2019

North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Ambassadors ready to “put on the dog”

The North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Association Ambassadors were more than…

TRU opens doors to Community Scholars

By Dana Bach, TRU As an open access research university, TRU (Thompson…

  • Nov 8, 2019

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Long exposure workshop at Chase Falls

  • Nov 7, 2019

Belongings: by Rita Joan Dozlaw

McGee doesn’t live here, so the space in the corner of the…

  • Nov 7, 2019

Pumpkin carvers win prizes at Barriere and area Chamber of Commerce

This year is the first time Barriere and Area Chamber of Commerce…

Barriere Cougars wrapping up the Fall season

The fall sports season is coming to a close at Barriere Secondary…