Community

North Thompson Volunteer and Information Centre in Barriere changing name

Board says focus of society has moved away from original mandate and is now becoming a community centre

  • Oct 20, 2018

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

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Find me my furever home: Billy
Find me my fureverhome: Mittens and Boots
Hitched- An Okanagan bridal fair
Find me my furever home: Lilly-pad and Cali

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Granville Island photography wanderings

  • Oct 18, 2018

Sasquatch or bear track?

North Thompson Valley Voices From The Past

  • Oct 18, 2018

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Making Pictures With Professional Photographer John Enman

Another Vancouver Camera Sale and Swap Meet

  • Oct 11, 2018

Barriere Fire Department to hold open house for Fire Prevention Week

‘It’s open to everyone, it’s free to attend and, yeah, we always like to meet everyone there’

Theme announced for Barriere’s Anti-Violence Advocates Society’s annual Ladies Night

A 1950s-style sock hop will help raise funds for anti-violence programming

A smorgasbord of goodies at Barriere Senior’s Hall Variety Fair

‘It’s really neat and there’s been a good amount of people…’

Barriere Secondary School welcomes Grade 7s and 8s with epic quest

The transition from elementary to secondary has been ‘seamless’ and ‘positive right from the start’

Nine-year-old history teacher inspires action at B.C. school

Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience

Oktoberfest celebrated at Barriere Lions Club

‘Everything and anything that we do, we do it for the community.’