Community

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,

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Okanagan cleaning business helps the fight against COVID-19
Okanagan charities receive PPE
Thunderstorm brings hail to Kelowna
Alleged illegal dumping up Postill Lake Road in Kelowna

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

“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

North Thompson experiences Snowmageddon

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

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

17 surrendered husky puppies available for adoption from Okanagan BC SPCA

The puppies were surrendered to the BC SPCA on Christmas Eve

Barriere Lions deliver Christmas dinner surprise

To the editor; The second annual Barriere Community Christmas Dinner held at…