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Imagine the possibilities: Summer Reading Club at Barriere Library

By Jill Hayward The Barriere Library is inviting kids of all ages…

  • Jun 23, 2019

CAO reports to Barriere council at June 17 meeting

District of Barriere CAO Colleen Hannigan covered a number of topics in…

Barriere Bike Rodeo for kids coming July 7

Many youth from age three to 16 are already looking forward to…

  • Jun 20, 2019

Neal Diamond show coming to Barriere for Legion Week

Legion Week starts on June 24, celebrating 93 years of service to…

West Fraser announces the permanent closure of Chasm sawmill

The third shift for the 100 Mile House location will also be eliminated

Single vehicle crash on Yellowhead result of drinking and driving

Barriere Mounties report that on June 13, at approximately 10:30 p.m. police…

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Airport Safety Week
Okanagan-Shuswap weekend weather update
New pediatric oncology room at VJH

Semi driver charged after MVA in Barriere

Barriere RCMP report they responded to a serious three vehicle collision on…

Mosquitoes are out in full force and so is the TNRD

By Jill Hayward Feeling the itch? Mosquitoes are out in full force…

Two fires currently burning near Clearwater

Helicopter and personnel evaluate fire near Clearwater Lake

Info session in Barriere on service options for youth with special needs

Yellowhead Community Services hosting this one hour session for parents and caregivers June 17

B.C. Junior High School Rodeo Finals All Around winners named

The Junior High School Rodeo Finals for British Columbia were held at…

Canfor announces closure of Vavenby mill

The wind-down of the operation will start June 4

Walking through car history at the Show and Shine

The North Thompson Show and Shine filled the lawns at Sam’s Pizza…

Kindergarten class visits Barriere Fire Hall

The Barriere Fire Hall was filled with young voices on May 23…

  • Jun 1, 2019

Tofino’s ‘Mushroom Man’ wins Top Chef Canada Season 7

Chef Paul Moran of 1909 Kitchen at Tofino Resort + Marina won the $100,000 prize and Top Chef title.

Three wildfires between 100 Mile House and Clearwater

UPDATE (9:25 p.m.): A wildfire approximately 0.01 hectares in size had been…

Fall Fair Ambassador Program searching for 2019 candidates

Search underway for North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Ambassador Program candidates

  • May 30, 2019

Little Fort’s Will Dana receives Governor General’s Award

The Governor General’s Award was presented last Friday to Little Fort’s Will…

Concerned about crime or suspicious activity in your neighbourhood?

Block Watch includes all communities that the Barriere RCMP oversee

  • May 26, 2019