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Federal cabinet ministers visit Edmonton, Calgary, in wake of TMX approval

Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi is set to visit Trans Mountain Corp.’s terminal in Edmonton

B.C. municipality prepares to forbid overnight camping by homeless despite court ruling

While courts have ruled against blanket bans, Langley City is employing a site-by-site approach

B.C. auditor says Indigenous grad rate highest ever but education gaps exist

The percentage of Indigenous students graduating from B.C. public high schools has hit its highest level ever

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Statistics Canada reports annual pace of inflation rises in May to 2.4%

Transportation prices gained 3.1 per cent as the cost of air transportation added 8.9 per cent

Father’s Day Fish Derby a family affair in Barriere

North Thompson Fish and Game Club hold 10th Annual Father’s Day Fish Derby

Plenty of true grit shown at Big ‘4’ Rodeo in Barriere

Justin Harrell from Chetwyn, B.C., breaks out of the chute in perfect…

United We Roll For Canada rolls into Barriere

When a dedicated group got together to organize a convoy of trucks…

CAO reports to Barriere council at June 17 meeting

District of Barriere CAO Colleen Hannigan covered a number of topics in…

Grandpa’s old gun in the attic

Contact the RCMP if you want to dispose of an unwanted firearm

Neal Diamond show coming to Barriere for Legion Week

Legion Week starts on June 24, celebrating 93 years of service to…

Barriere Bike Rodeo for kids coming July 7

Many youth from age three to 16 are already looking forward to…

  • Jun 20, 2019

Tipping fees change at TNRD Eco-Depots and Transfer Stations

The Thompson Nicola Regional District (TNRD) is advising that starting June 28,…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Departure of young workers from Thompson-Okanagan concerning says CPA

KELOWNA, June 12, 2019 – According to the Regional Check-Up report by…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Langley couple loses in bid to rent out East Barriere Lake cabin

The property had been posted for rent on Airbnb and drew the ire of neighbours who complained

  • Jun 20, 2019

MPs hear retired B.C. nurse’s petition to change compensation for fatal medical errors

Teri McGrath wants provinces to implement no-fault system for medical errors

VIDEO: B.C. First Nation plans to launch legal challenge after Trans Mountain approval

Meanwhile, Premier John Horgan says he’ll continue to defend the B.C. coast

Canadian research team says answers needed on naloxone

Group wants more information about the overdose-reversing drug’s safety, effectiveness, distribution

New trial ordered for man accused of human smuggling in MV Sun Sea case

Ship was the second carrying Sri Lankan asylum seekers to reach B.C. in 2010

Demonstrators on either side of Trans Mountain debate clash in Vancouver

Crowd heard from member of Indigenous-led coalition that hopes to buy 51% of expansion project

Grieving B.C. mom hopes Facebook message leads to new investigation into son’s Surrey homicide

Criminal Justice Branch didn’t lay charges, concluding no substantial likelihood of murder or manslaughter conviction