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Playing Pickleball could just be your New Years resolution

Many people make a New Years Resolution with good intentions, however, usually…

  • Jan 17, 2019

Barriere girls fight hard at Cougar Classic but can’t make the win

Barriere Secondary hosted a Cougar Classic Basketball Tournament the weekend of January…

How snowshoeing and skiing came about

By K.A.Pendergast Snowshoeing and skiing were inventions to change our world as…

  • Jan 11, 2019
Sports in 90 with Mackenzie Britton
'We finally got one': Calgary Stampeders win the Grey Cup
CFL Grey Cup results from 2013-2018
Bo Levi Mitchell dedicates CFL's top player award to teammates

Clearwater’s Candle Creek Half Marathon scheduled for inaugural run next summer

By Jaime Polmateer Organizers in Clearwater are gearing up for the town’s…

Public invited to comment on proposed B.C. fishing regulation changes

VICTORIA - The public is invited to provide feedback on proposed changes…

  • Dec 13, 2018

Hunters can be everyday heroes

To the editor; I was told by a volunteer rescue worker that…

  • Dec 12, 2018

8th annual New Year’s Eve Professional Bullriding and Dance at North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere

Bullriders Canada 8th Annual New Year’s Eve Bullriding and Dance at North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere, B.C.

  • Dec 6, 2018

North Thompson Pickleballers told “Stay out of the kitchen!”

A cheer went up to all the Pickleballers when I told everyone…

  • Dec 5, 2018

Pickle ball is the fastest growing sport in Barriere

By Judi Klontz Pickle ball is definitely the fastest growing sport in…

  • Nov 28, 2018

Pickleball played at Seniors Hall in Barriere

The first games of Pickleball in Barriere were played at 2 p.m.…

  • Nov 22, 2018

Youth curling now underway in Barriere

Youth Curling in Barriere began this year on Monday, Nov. 12, with…

  • Nov 21, 2018

Sun Peaks’ new chairlift set to open by Christmas

Jessica Wallace Kamloops This Week Terminals and foundations have been installed, with…

  • Nov 16, 2018

Interior Savings helps get Pickleball off the ground in local communities

To the editor: This year I applied for and received $100 as…

B.C. bull rider retires after death of fellow rider linked to head trauma

Quesnel’s Matt O’Flynn, 28, was a friend of the late Ty Pozzobon

  • Nov 15, 2018

Little Fort Pickleball Clinic – a smashing success

On Saturday, Oct. 27, a Pickleball Clinic was held at the Little…

  • Nov 8, 2018

Barriere curling got off to a false start but are up and running again

Everyone has worked hard at getting the curling rink up and running…

  • Nov 7, 2018

Winter is coming – so now is the time to winterize your boat

For many British Columbians, November means the onset of winter weather, meaning…

  • Nov 3, 2018

Curling makes a long awaited comeback to the Barriere Curling Rink

Submitted After being inoperable for almost 18 months the ice plant at…

  • Oct 25, 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.

The sport of Pickleball is coming to Little Fort

A Pickleball Clinic is scheduled to be held at the Little Fort…

  • Oct 16, 2018