Local Sports

B-TOWN Basketball is alive and ready to play

The love of basketball is alive and well in Barriere. B-TOWN Spring…

  • Apr 11, 2019

Plenty of food at Fish and Game Club banquet

By Jill Hayward The North Thompson Fish and Game Club’s annual Wild…

Waiting their turn

Competitors and livestock wait their turn at Cattle Penning in the North Thompson Agriplex

Detection dog hired to search out zebra and quagga mussels dead or alive

B.C. Conservation Officer Service adds a second detection dog to their staff

Kamloops Blazers announce Hockey School registration

August 12-16, 2019 at McArthur Island Sports Centre, Kamloops

  • Mar 16, 2019

Snowarama has a successful second run

By Jaime Polmateer The Turcotte Compound Snowarama Drag Race and Freestyle had…

  • Mar 14, 2019
SPCA investigating hen cull at Salmon Arm egg farm
Okanagan Valley Weekday Weather
Peachland fire victim speaks about loss
Rollover on Dillworth and Springfield

Basketball season, a good one for Barriere players

North Thompson Star/Journal The basketball season is now over at Barriere Secondary…

Young riders enjoy Family Day at the North Thompson Agriplex

The Barriere and District Riding Club’s Family Day event at the North…

55+ Games: For life, sport and friends

If you are 55+ and have been wanting to take up a…

Now is the time to register for Barriere Youth Soccer

The Barriere Youth Soccer season is getting close and now is the…

Barriere student takes ski race in Blue River

Barriere Elementary School kids compete in Blue River event

36 students hit winter trails with Outdoor Club

By Mary MacLennan, The Barriere Forks ski and snowshoe trails was a…

  • Feb 27, 2019

B.C.-based ‘Team Tardi’ brings home gold in junior curling worlds

In a 9-4 victory over Switzerland, a Langley-based curling team earned its 2nd straight world title

Pickleball: The serve return

My last article talked about ‘ How to serve in Pickleball’, this…

  • Feb 23, 2019

Skijoring gets your “giddyup” going in Clearwater

By Dawn McCormick The second annual Skijoring event took place at the…

  • Feb 20, 2019

Cougars win West Zone Champs

Barriere Secondary’s Senior Girls and Senior Boys teams have won the Single…

Gearing up for Andy Aufschnaiter Memorial X-Country Ski Race in Blue River

Submitted The Bruderschaft Friends Blue River Society, Blue River Elementary School and…

  • Feb 14, 2019

Pickleball Players of the Lower North Thompson gearing up for Summer

To the editor; Expressions of happiness elude me after I read the…

  • Feb 14, 2019

13-year-old B.C. hockey player quits team over bullying

Jamison Ladd penned a letter alleging that coaches did not do enough to resolve harassment

VIDEO: 2020 New Holland Canadian Juniors will playout in the Lower Mainland

Three-time national champ Tyler Tardi on hand for annoucement – excited to possibly compete at home.