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Celebrating Saturday Night Fever

Well, there weren’t any pots and putts on Tuesday, but there were…

  • Aug 7, 2020

Clearwater Hockey School cancelled

After a bit of thought the District of Clearwater has decided not…

Five Birdies with a two-for one

By Leslie Stirling Tuesday, July 14, was the best weather we have…

  • Jul 23, 2020

Pins, pots and putts for ladies at Chinook Cove Golf

In the words of Glenn Yarborough… “But, baby the rain must fall,…

  • Jul 17, 2020

Barriere AG Foods shopper wins “Wheel Into Summer’ $25,000 grand prize package for B.C.

Congratulations to Barriere AG Foods shopper Valentine Mattey, the lucky 2020 Wheel…

Teamsters parade the big guys through Barriere

Every year when the annual North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo takes…

The Kelowna Capital News team plants a tree for Earth Day
Cougar caught on camera in Lake Country
Snow blankets Kelowna
Caught in camera: Bear hangs out in tree in Trail

When the sun was out it was hot, and then it was not

To say the weather on Tuesday June 30 was unsettled would be…

  • Jul 12, 2020

Happy Canada Day from horseback

A very rainy July 1st did not deter the enthusiasm of Barriere…

Ladies Golf – short, sweet, and to the point

OMG…it is Saturday! My column was due Friday and I had Wednesday…

  • Jul 2, 2020

Saturday Night Fever in July for Ladies’ Night Golf at Chinook Cove

By Leslie Stirling Never mind isolation and social distancing….I was about ready…

  • Jun 26, 2020

Drive for show and putt for dough

Wow! Time is certainly flying by. Just finished our sixth week of…

  • Jun 19, 2020

Golfing with friends and then supper on the patio – what could be better?

Tuesday, June 2, was wet but wonderful. It was one of those…

  • Jun 13, 2020

Golf and gab from an appropriate distance

Our third Ladies Night held May 26 went well. The weather was…

  • Jun 12, 2020

First Nations NHL goaltender Carey Price lends voice to anti-racism movement

Price has joined a growing group of professional athletes speaking out publicly against racism

Canada West cancels fall sports due to COVID-19

B.C. student athletes at seven universities impacted by cancellation, more cancellations possible

38 ladies had plenty of room to social distance

A couple of years ago hubby and I purchased 600 (yes, 600)…

  • May 21, 2020

Not business as usual, but golfing again was wonderful

Well, I was certainly feeling like a lucky individual on May 5.…

  • May 16, 2020

Squam Bay Fish Derby cancelled for 2020

The much anticipated 65th Annual Squam Bay Fish Derby will not be…

Barriere Recreation Society announces raffle winners

Proceeds from raffle to help with upkeep of Barriere Curling Rink

Golf course opening May 1 at Chinook Cove

By Jill Hayward Are you ready to dig out your golf clubs…