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Woman faces new charge after breaching court order by returning to Barriere

RCMP in Barriere arrested a Kamloops woman last week after she was…

SD73 and CUPE 3500 ratify three year agreement

The Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 3500 voted 85 per cent…

  • Nov 27, 2019

Judge reserves sentencing decision in former northern B.C. mayor sex assault case

The Crown is seeking four to six years federal time; the defence wants 18 months in provincial jail

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Sod turned for Evergreen Acres expansion
14th Scrooge Christmas Breakfast
Truck crashes into Kelowna Tim Horton's, small fire erupts
Truck crashes into Tim Hortons in Rutland

Environment Canada issues alert for ‘cold and blustery weather’ this week

Temperatures in the -15 C to -25 C range expected through to the end of the week

Arctic air returns to North Thompson

A special weather statement was issued by Environment Canada at 3:23 a.m.…

Road rescue holds fall extrication training

Candidates practice skills needed to help those on the road

  • Nov 23, 2019

Testing the wind

A young eagle opens its wings to the wind while perching in…

Barriere Skatepark project still need to raise $74,000

As of Oct. 29, 2019 the Barriere Skatepark Society is now an…

Sod turned for Evergreen Acres expansion project in Clearwater

Project will add 20 more affordable units for seniors

North Thompson Army Cadets back on home ground

The Rocky Mountain Rangers Army Cadets officially re-started their Barriere platoon, North…

  • Nov 20, 2019

Take advantage of education savings opportunities for your children

Are your children eligible for the $1,200 B.C. Training and Education Savings Grant?

  • Nov 20, 2019

School District 73 Completion Rates reach all-time high

Completion rates for students in School District No. 73 have reached an…

  • Nov 20, 2019

BC Cannabis Stores set to open in Williams Lake Nov. 27

BC Cannabis Stores is slated to open for business at 10 a.m. next Wednesday, Nov. 27.

  • Nov 19, 2019

New water system underway for Louis Creek Industrial Park

The Louis Creek Industrial Park (LCIP) new water system project is now…

Assistance in purchasing hay for Cariboo-Chilcotin ranchers

‘This program could be the difference of many ranches remaining viable’

William Griffin arrested in Houston homicide

RCMP have now arrested William Griffin, the man wanted in connection to…

  • Nov 16, 2019

RCMP extending Barriere Block Watch to detachment coverage area

Block Watch meetings are held the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Barriere Ridge

Remembrance Day Ceremonies will be happening in Barriere, Clearwater and Blue River

Join with others as we pay our respects to those who have served, and those still serving

  • Nov 10, 2019

District of Barriere now officially on-board Recycle BC program

District of Barriere CAO Colleen Hannigan presented the following report during last…