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Stuff the Cruiser at Barriere Chamber during Late Night Shopping

Mark your calendars for Thursday, Dec. 12, when Late Night Shopping comes…

New Director of Instruction, Elementary Education and Learning Services for SD73

The Kamloops-Thompson School District have announced the appointment of Vessy Mochikas as…

  • Dec 6, 2019

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

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Kelowna divers off to 2020 B.C. Winter Games
Valentine's Day at Missionwood Retirement Resort
14th Western Canada RoboCup Junior Games
Kelowna man believes he saw a UFO

A full calendar of Christmas at Church of St Paul in Barriere

Cowboy Church, Carol Sing, Christmas Eve Candlelight Service and more

  • Dec 5, 2019

Christmas Banquet at Christian Life Assembly in Barriere on Dec. 10

It’s that time of year again in Barriere! The Pentecostal Christian Life…

  • Dec 5, 2019

Christmas tree cutting permits available

Do you know you need a permit to cut down your own Christmas tree on Crown Land

  • Dec 5, 2019

Station House supports Barriere Food Bank with free cup of coffee

By Margaret Houben The Station House Restaurant is doing something special this…

  • Dec 4, 2019

Kidnapped dog sold in Blue River, rescued

Owner excited to reunite with stolen pooch

Classes resume at UNBC as strike action stops

The union has filed a bad faith bargaining complaint against university

Cathy McLeod named Shadow Minister for Natural Resources

“More than 4,000 people across 27 communities in B.C. are at this moment, out of work”

Mark you calendars – Breakfast With Santa coming to Barriere!

Barriere Lions Hall, Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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

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