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Barriere businesses, it’s time to “Get Your Cowboy On” and “Your Giddy-Up Going”

2019 is a milestone for the North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo…

  • Jul 14, 2019

Freedom Of Information and Privacy Association invites the public to join call for FIPPA reform

The BC Freedom of Information and Privacy Association (FIPA) recently sent out…

  • Jul 12, 2019

57 young cyclists show up for Barriere Bike Rodeo

The Interior Savings Barriere Bike Rodeo surpassed all expectations this year. “The…

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Jerry the Moose contest winner
Claireese and Sparkles
Smash up at Okanagan Spirits in Kelowna
A hundred more fire officials called to fight Eagle Bluff wildfire

Barriere resident charged in relation to multiple unrelated incidents

RCMP report a Barriere woman has been charged in relation to several…

  • Jul 10, 2019

NT Museum planning Open House and Barriere Heritage Walking Tour

By Jill Hayward Do you ever wonder what the history of Barriere…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Paramedics teach “think before you dial 911”

Community Paramedics, Mikael Kjellstrom from Barriere, and Stuart Gibson from Blue River,…

  • Jul 4, 2019

Squam Bay Play Group now up and running

Yellowhead Community Services Early Years Program launches program in Squam Bay Hall

Boys Provincial Fastball Championship U14 and U16 coming to Barriere

Barriere Minor Ball defending champions, and continue to garner Provincial and National recognition in the sport

  • Jul 3, 2019

Putting care in career at TRU

Twenty seven weeks can change lives. That’s the time it takes to…

  • Jun 28, 2019

$79,000 in TNRD Gas Tax Funding to improve Little Fort Community Hall water system

The Thompson Nicola Regional District Board at their June 13 meeting approved…

  • Jun 27, 2019

Student athletes shine at Barriere Secondary

To wrap up another busy year of hard work and sportsmanship Barriere…

  • Jun 27, 2019

North Thompson Fall Fair holding 50/50 raffle fundraiser

“Members of the North Thompson Fall Fair & Rodeo Association are now…

You have until July 15 to enter the Barriere Blooms Spring Planting Contest

Submitted The District of Barriere would like to remind the community that…

  • Jun 25, 2019

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…

Semi driver charged after MVA in Barriere

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