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Road conditions for Feb. 14

More compact snow and slippery sections

Road conditions for Feb. 13

Compact snow, slippery sections and planned electrical maintenance on Highway 5

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

One snowmobiler has been killed in avalanche near Blue River

Statistics posted by Avalanche Canada show the death is the fourth in B.C. this year

Former Vavenby teacher has certificate cancelled for inappropriate conduct

Cederholm is also prohibitied from applying for a certificate of qualification in the future

Weekly prize winner in the AG Foods Great Grocery Giveaway, Barriere

AG Foods Great Grocery Giveaway is in full swing in Barriere. Customers…

  • Feb 7, 2019

Cat colony populations shown decline

BC SPCA community grants to reduce cat overpopulation is workings

  • Feb 7, 2019

ICBC lowball injury offers aren’t driving up court costs, ministry says

B.C. auto insurance monopoly struggling with rising legal, settlement costs

Block Watch for Barriere?

A District of Barriere press release notes that a member of the…

  • Feb 6, 2019

Crime Stoppers unveils new mascot ‘Anonymoose’

Kamloops and District Crime Stoppers is introducing the community to its new…

  • Feb 4, 2019

Extreme cold warning issued for B.C. Interior

An arctic airmass is resulting in temperatures reaching as low as -30C this morning

BC Liquor Stores share more than 23,000 bears

More than 23,000 Share-a-Bears were donated to local charities and made their…

  • Feb 3, 2019

How vaping fits among tips to quit

After 30 years of decline, smoking rates in Canada have risen. Could…

  • Feb 1, 2019

To date, 31 patients and 26 staff show symptoms gastrointestinal illness

Gastrointestinal illness outbreak continues in Kamloops hospital and Psychiatric Centre

  • Feb 1, 2019

The teddy bears had their picnic, and what a wonderful picnic it was

The teddy bears had their picnic, and what a wonderful picnic it…

Three lots in Louis Creek Industrial Park sold and paid for

District of Barriere Council highlights for Jan 21, 2019

  • Jan 31, 2019

Business selling cannabis may be coming to Barriere

Public Hearing held for a Zoning Bylaw amendment to permit “Cannabis Sales” on BMI property

Hockey Days wind-up weekend at the Sportsplex

By Jaime Polmateer This past weekend saw a fun-filled conclusion to our…

  • Jan 30, 2019

Valley Voices: McLure – In the beginning

In the beginning the flats at McLure in the North Thompson Valley…

  • Jan 27, 2019

Don’t worry about that sheen on the river says City of Kamloops

An oily substance spotted on Kamloops rivers is caused by a reaction…

  • Jan 26, 2019