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New group gives support to children with exceptionalities

Clearwater YCS is offering new support program for families with children who have exceptionalities

Cheapest in B.C.: Penticton gas prices dip below $1 per litre

Two stores in Penticton have gas below a dollar.

Barriere Secondary team wins West Zone Championship

The Barriere Secondary School Grade 8 basketball team won the tier 2…

  • Feb 21, 2020

Replacement of Beaton Road Bridge in Kamloops set to begin

Construction will begin March 2, closing the east end of the road to all traffic

Grade 6 students raise funds for year end trip to Eagle Bay

The Grade 6 students have been fundraising for their end-of-year trip to…

  • Feb 20, 2020

Another successful Family Fun Night at The Ridge

Roughly 250 people filled The Ridge’s Family Fun Night for fun and games

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Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail
Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park

Barriere Lions fundraising for Australian fire relief

Barriere Lions Club holding spaghetti dinner to raise funds for those affected by Australian fires

  • Feb 19, 2020

Take-home drug test strips another tool to prevent fentanyl overdoses

People in the Interior Health (IH) region have another tool to make…

  • Feb 14, 2020

Barriere youngster raises funds for Anti-Violence Society at birthday party

“How delightful it was to hear that a young lady in our…

  • Feb 13, 2020

Double fatal collision near Darfield, B.C., takes lives of two men from Clearwater area

On Feb. 5, at approximately 12:10 p.m., Barriere RCMP, Clearwater RCMP, and…

Family Fun Day coming to North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere on Feb. 17

The Barriere and District Riding Club will be hosting their 3rd Annual…

Indigenous trades programs receive funding boost at TRU

New funding announced in January means Thompson Rivers University (TRU) will be…

Assault charges laid following incident at B.C. cadet training centre

The incident, at HMCS Quadra, in Comox, occurred in July of 2018

Ali K. Zam magic show captivates students at Barriere Elementary

Students and adults of all ages were captivated by magic at Barriere…

Indoor Teddy Bear Picnic a whole lot of fun in Barriere

What a wonderful picnic it was! Children, plus parents, caregivers and friends…

Friends having fun

(L-r) Morgan Wohlgemuth and Erika Edwards had a great time playing together…

Mrs. Buchanan retires after 31 years with SD73

Barb Buchanan has recently retired from School District No.73 after 31 years…

Barriere Secondary says goodbye to Principal Hembling

As the second semester of the school year gets underway at Barriere…

Fresh veggies and more at Winter Farmer’s Market in Barriere

The Winter Farmers Market is held in the Barriere Seniors Hall every two weeks - next one is Feb. 8