Community

Literacy week celebrations coming to Barriere

Indoor Teddy Bear Picnic at the Ridge, Magician Leif David at Elementary School, fun at the Library

Barriere resident of 50 years shares plans for the North Thompson Valley

Thompson Nicola Regional District Area “O” Director Bill Kershaw, says “we have a lot to offer”

  • Jan 23, 2020

Hannigan announces her retirement as District of Barriere CAO

District of Barriere CAO Colleen Hannigan announced her retirement to Council on Jan. 20.

video
Swinging with the Stars- Team Crimson
Newspaper coverage contributing to UBCO archives
Kelowna divers off to 2020 B.C. Winter Games
Valentine's Day at Missionwood Retirement Resort

Vancouver Island home to one of Canada’s largest private skateboard collections

Eric Pinto owns hundreds of boards, spanning multiple decades

North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Ambassadors report in

Hello! Haille Johnson and Jonathan Fennell here, your North Thompson Fall Fair…

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…

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

New alternate education program for Barriere Secondary

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

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

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…

The good old hockey game

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

Barriere and District Riding Club hands out year end awards

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

Barriere Food Bank servicing up to 100 households per month

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

  • Jan 10, 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

It was a ‘Winter Wonderland’ at Barriere Elementary

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

  • Jan 9, 2020

B.C. Home Owner Grant confirmed for 2020

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

  • Jan 9, 2020