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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
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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…

United Fire Mitigation Project is in Barriere

Vulnerable homeowners in areas threatened by wildfire can access free FireSmart advice…

Hunters, guide outfitters to benefit from regulatory changes

Hunters, guide outfitters to benefit from regulatory changes

  • Nov 7, 2019

Woman celebrates 65th B-day with 30km walk up Yellowhead Highway

By Terry Gorley During the spring of 2019, I was reminding myself…

  • Nov 7, 2019

Seeking witnesses to hit and run collision with fatalities in Kamloops

During the early morning hours of Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, RCMP Kamloops…

Barriere Witch Walk “just super”

Barriere welcomed some 34 witches to the community’s annual Halloween festivities in…

  • Nov 5, 2019

Barriere Fire advises “prevent carbon monoxide (CO) build up in your home”

This is Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week: Prevent CO in your home

North Thompson Activity Centre announces new programs

Kids Yoga, Children’s Soccer, and Friday Night Youth Group (TEEN SCENE) added to program schedule

  • Oct 31, 2019

Upcoming Barriere No Host Bazaar now in its 46th year

This annual event has been a major fundraiser for non-profit groups in the Barriere area since 1974

  • Oct 31, 2019

Interior Health hands out long term service pins

An informal celebration and a lite lunch recognizing three Interior Health employees…