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Mascon fiber optics being installed in Barriere

A work crew was spotted last week on Apr. 17 at the…

Lions’ Easter Sunday well past 40 year mark in Barriere

The Annual Barriere Lions Club Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt has…

RCMP looking for grain haulers dumping grain on roadside pull-outs

Illegal practice happening on Highway 5 between Valemount and Avola

  • Apr 19, 2019
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Beefed up boat
Okanagan-Shuswap weekend weather update
West Kelowna Mayor announces Boucherie Road Upgrade Phase II Project completion
Man has been rescued from Rail Trail off of Dilworth Drive

Barriere Fire active during of month of March

Barriere Fire Chief Ashley Wohlgemuth submitted her report to the Apr. 15…

  • Apr 18, 2019

Washing cars for playground improvements

A car wash was held Apr. 7, in the Barriere Mall parking…

Gas prices spike in northern B.C. ahead of the long weekend

Fuel went up 17 cents overnight in Prince Rupert

Dogs on leash bylaw being ignored

By Jill Hayward Barriere resident Cliff Lengkeek says he is concerned that…

Anne Of Green Gables takes best costume

Barriere Elementary School held their Battle of the Books on Apr. 3…

Clearwater Sikh community donates thousands to charity after sale of temple

The building, which can hold up to 400 people, was bought by locals for $180,000

NDIT announces new housing programs for Northern B.C.

The programs will help local governments create new, market-based housing units

Nominations sought for Barriere Secondary Wall of Distinction

Barriere Secondary is currently taking nominations for the school’s Wall of Distinction…

Plenty of food at Fish and Game Club banquet

By Jill Hayward The North Thompson Fish and Game Club’s annual Wild…

Barriere Search and Rescue breaths sigh of relief now funding is available

Province has announced $18.6 million for B.C. Search and Rescue groups

Bird count sees Great Blue Heron after a six year absence

By Dennis “Hoo Ping Crane” Leonard “Where are all the birds?” was…

  • Mar 28, 2019

A one stop shop for pet owners in Barriere

Pet owners in Barriere excited about opening of new business – Pets R Family 2

Protective human chain forms around Victoria mosque for Friday prayer

Islanders stand arm-in-arm to show support in aftermath of New Zealand shootings

Ground breaks on new hotel project

The Best Western will add 72 new rooms for visitors

Tricycle Trading Post: A gem in the heart of Barriere

By Dawn McCormick In the community of Barriere there is an interesting…

  • Mar 21, 2019