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A kennel worth barking for

‘We want to form a bond with each of the dogs, on an emotional level’

‘We’re all getting hit hard’: Cariboo loggers to join truck rally and protest job losses

“I’m going to be a part of it and very proud to be” — Tracy Ilnicki

NDP select new Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo candidate

‘I was raised on the values of putting people first’

  • Sep 23, 2019
What Were You Wearing? Exhibit
How is icewine made?
Breakfast for a cause
Cold snap hits Kelowna's vulnerable

Barriere residents make the best of a busted power line incident

“We were told to stay off the lawn in case there was an electrical shock”

Open burning prohibitions now lifted

As of Sept. 18, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be permitted within the Kamloops jurisdiction

100 participants turn out for annual Barriere Terry Fox Run

Local residents raise more than $12,000 for cancer research

Barriere couple threatened with eviction after TNRD pays visit

“How can they expect us to leave our land, livestock and belongings behind, unsecured”

Thompson Valley Players present Huntley Cooper Award

Thompson Valley Players youth representative Missy Kjellstrom had the honour of presenting…

Lighting strikes hillside tree in Barriere

The town of Barriere experienced some lighting during the evening on Saturday,…

Plenty of wild rides at Little Britches Rodeo

“It was a great weekend overall”

Letter to the Editor

To the editor; I would like to propose two related items at…

Barriere well not collapsed but overpumping

Water restrictions expected to be lifted by end of month

Power restored to 120,000 customers after northern B.C. transmission failure

Lightning is suspected to be the cause of the outage, says BC Hydro

Thousands of landowners on Trans Mountain pipeline route have yet to grant access

Such access is one of many hurdles that continue to delay construction of the expansion

Businesses all dressed up for Fall Fair week in Barriere

This year businesses and residences in Barriere pulled out all the stops…

Barriere’s North Thompson Star/Journal launches subscription drive

Here at the North Thompson Star/Journal in Barriere, B.C., we believe a…

4-H youth compete at PNE in Vancouver

Ten year old Kelty Brady, from Sun Peaks, with the Tod Mountian…

  • Aug 28, 2019

Yellowhead 4-H Club rocks their Achievement Day

The Yellowhead 4-H Club held their Achievement Day at the fairgrounds in…

  • Aug 28, 2019