Jill Hayward

“To finish is to win” mantra of Barriere 50 mile endurance ride

‘No Bitch’in Barriere Ride-Just Ride’ came off for both horses and riders without a hitch

Fire prohibitions in place

Prohibition does not ban campfires (a half-metre high by a half-metre wide) and does not apply to cooking stoves that use gas, propane or briquettes

Simpcw question why Canfor’s $60 million sale of timber to Interfor

“We will not hesitate to take appropriate action to ensure our rights are protected”– Chief Loring

McLure Ferry celebrating 100 years of service in 2019

Year of celebration for the history and tradition of one of British Columbia’s last reaction ferries.

Communities come together to host Carpet Bowling Provincials

It took several villages to bring everyone together for the 2019 Provincial…

Night prowling thief arrested and charged in Barriere

26-year-old man already in custody on other charges before the courts

Man dies in snowmobile accident during Sun Peaks race

An Alberta man has died as a result of a fatal snowmobile…

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

Local carpet bowlers qualify for Provincials coming to Little Fort and Barriere

The Provincial Carpet Bowling playoffs for Zone 2 were held Mar. 20…

Simpcw First Nation holds Swearing In Ceremony

Jules Phillip sworn in as new councillor at a ceremony held Mar. 12 in Chu Chua

It’s fast, it’s exciting, and the action never stops!

Team Cattle Penning March 23-24 at the North Thompson Agriplex in Barriere

Winter brush fire close call for mobile home park residents

One man confirmed deceased at the scene

Wilderness… just a step away

Check out list of the top 15 experiences in the North Thompson Valley

“Boots on the ground” North Thompson Forester recognized for passion and dedication to the industry

Distinguished Forest Professional Awarded to Barriere resident Carman Smith

Man wanted by Barriere RCMP still on the lam

Believed to be in the Barriere/Kamloops area, Layton Daniel MacLaren, 25, should not be approached if you spot him

Third overall in Canada for McLure, B.C. cowboy

McLure junior bull rider, Jake Bradley, finished third overall at the recent…

North Thompson Fish and Game Club hold open house

The North Thompson Fish and Game Club Society’s (NTF&G) Open House at…

Horsemen gather in Barriere from all over B.C. to enjoy Rendezvous 2018

By Jill Hayward Bringing horsemen and their horses together for three days…

When your classroom is in the cab of a Tigercat skidder

SD73 Heavy Metal Rocks program sees 26 students with an an eye on a career in trades learning to operate heavy equipment

Heavy Easter snowfall spoils long weekend for some

Multiple crashes reported on Highway 5 north of Kamloops