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Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society has granted almost $550,000 to area projects and groups since 2011

Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society now accepting applications for 2018 grants

Snow day in Salmon Arm
How to tackle a left-hand turn on a one-way
Sunken sailboat in Okanagan Lake
Blasting at rockslide on Highway 97 near Summerland

The 5th Annual Rural Women’s Day celebrated at Heffley Creek Hall

Former Lieutenant-Governor Judith Guichon presented with a life quilt from BC Women’s Institute

Prime Minister to visit Tsilhqot’in title lands

Justin Trudeau expected to personally exonerate hanged war chiefs on title lands

ACWW World Rural Women’s Day being celebrated at Heffley Creek Hall Oct. 29

Special guest will be The Honourable Judith Guichon, former Lieutenant-Governor of B.C.

  • Oct 25, 2018

North Thompson Volunteer and Information Centre in Barriere changing name

Board says focus of society has moved away from original mandate and is now becoming a community centre

  • Oct 20, 2018

Shire of Ramsgaard Freeze Off held at North Thompson Agriplex

The borders of the Shire of Ramsgaard extend to and include Kamloops, Salmon Arm, Merritt, Barriere and Logan Lake.

Sasquatch or bear track?

North Thompson Valley Voices From The Past

  • Oct 18, 2018

Tolko to curtail operations at Northern B.C. mill

100 employees to be directly affected by the decision at Quesnel’s Quest Wood Lumber Mill

New highway charging stations in North Thompson making it easier to drive electric in B.C.

Rest Areas in Fish Trap, Little Fort and Wire Cache will each have two fast chargers and one Level 2

Barriere’s mayor is not seeking re-election

Virginia Smith is preparing to retire from politics